Dr. Jay C. Johannsen DC CMT
Clinical Director: Biomechanical Rehab, Pediatrics/Obstetrics, Rehabilitation, Wellness/Prevention, Motor vehicle accident treatment.
Dr. Johannsen has over 21 years experience in the health care field as a doctor and massage therapist. He graduated from Palmer college of Chiropractic in 2001 with his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree and received massage therapy diploma from Shock's Center for Health/The Manual Medicine Center in 1993. He has worked in several clinics and maintained a private practice focusing on sports performance while attending Palmer College. He is an accomplished bicycle racer and former Iowa State Road Racing Champion (1999). He is certified in chiropractic Pediatrics and Obstetrics by Logan College of Chiropractic 2008 and has been caring for mothers and infants since the 2001 birth of his son. Dr. Jay is currently working on his Diplomate in Pediatrics through the International Chiropractic Association and Palmer College. Dr. Johannsen's current clinical focus is on obstetrics/pediatrics and the prevention of degenerative spinal disorders.
BioMechanics: Since 2010 Dr. Johannsen has been on a constant quest of research and post graduate studies on the topic of human biomechanics and the relation to aging and function. He travels regularly to Arizona, Utah, Colorado, Chicago, Wisconsin, Nevada and Idaho for education and clinical training.
PEDIATRICS - Dr. Jay has spent numerous hours studying pediatrics which has given him an insight to the crucial timeline that children face in growth and development from utero, birth, infants, and toddlers through to adolescents. He has been able to understand the signs of improper development and how to help children correct these developmental delays for lasting results, for conditions such as: torticollis (head is tilted to one side predominately), colic, autism, constipation, rashes (eczema) developmental delays, infant insomnia, constipation and virtually most ailments of childhood. Through research Dr. Johannsen is and expert on the topic of vaccinations and the effects of antibiotics on the infant.
Tour De Spine 1998 participant (Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research) 1500 mile bicycle Ride from Davenport Iowa to Orlando Florida to raise research funding http://www.facebook.com/pages/Foundation-for-Chiropractic-Education-and-Research/72788633954
Tour De Spine 1999 Palmer College lead organizer (Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research) 1500 mile bicycle Ride from Davenport Iowa to Orlando Florida to raise research funding http://www.facebook.com/pages/Foundation-for-Chiropractic-Education-and-Research/72788633954
Iowa Chiropractic Society July 2001 - Present http://www.iowadcs.org/
International Chiropractic Association Council on Chiropractic Pediatrics 2008 to present
American Chiropractic Association member since 1998 http://www.acatoday.org/index.cfm
ICA Postgraduate studies in Pediatrics Chicago, IL http://www.icapediatrics.com/members-postgrad.php
Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research, June 1998 - Present
Mally Extremity Adjusting Technique Seminars Upper and Lower Extremity Adjusting 1999
Palmer College of Chiropractic Homecomming postgraduate studies 2002-2009
NUCCA National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association certification 1998
AO Atlas Orthogonal Certification 2000
Scott Cichosz DC
2010 Palmer College of Chiropractic Graduate
Dr. Cichosz graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in October of 2010. He has worked and shadowed in clinics while attending Palmer College gaining invaluable clinic experience. After work hours, Dr. Cichosz and his wife, Tricia, enjoy spending time with their daughter, Sydney that they welcomed into their family in 2009.
Dr. Cichosz is looking forward to joining Dr. J Wellness Center and being part of the chiropractic community. His current clinic focus is in family practice and educating his patients in the importance of a healthy spine.
Palmer College of Chiropractic- Doctorate in October 2010
Winona State University – BS in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, in December 2006
Scott Community College – Prerequisites January 2007
Cotter High School – 2002
TECHNIQUES AND CERTIFICATIONS;
HONORS AND AWARDS
Four trimesters of being on the Deans List- Palmer College of Chiropractic
Graduated Cum Laude- Palmer College of Chiropractic
Graduated Magna Cum Laude- Winona State University
Outstanding Student Award in Sociology:
Criminal Justice- Winona State University, 2006
Radiology Internship- Palmer College of Chiropractic
Field Doctor Internship- Health Wise Chiropractic & Dr. J Wellness Center
Interests and Hobbies:
Spending time with family
Hunting and fishing
Minnesota Sports (Twins, Wild, and Vikings)
Post Graduate Studies: