Dr. Richard L. Austin
Dr. Richard L. Austin has been in practice since 1984. He comes from a long family line of chiropractors: Great Grandfather, Great Grandmother, Father, and Brother. Los Angeles College of Chiropractic is where Dr. Austin obtained his doctorate.
This diverse office incorporates proven techniques handed down through generations, in addition to newer proven advanced methods including: cold laser, decompression table, massage therapy, rehabilitation exercise, etc.
After many years of research and personal application, Dr. Austin additionally specializes in nutritional counseling. Clearly viewing the benefits of dietary changes on blood sugar, lowering of cholesterol, muscular skeletal pain, GI distress, Asthma, fibromyalgia, etc. Food sensitivities play a large role in Dr. Austin's nutritional counseling.
Emily Struthers, LMT
Emily has been practicing bodywork and massage therapy for over 17 years in Idaho and for the last two here in Bend. She graduated from Boise State University with a Bachelor of Science degree and an emphasis in addictions counseling. Emily studied Asian bodywork and Traditional Chinese Medicine at the Wellspring School for Healing arts and western massage therapy at Three Oaks Academy and Integrative Health Center both in Boise Idaho. Emily Is nationally certified with the NCCAOM as a Diplomate in Asian Bodywork therapy; she also Nationally Board Certified through the NCBTMB as a Licensed Massage therapist (Oregon 22103).
Emily is passionate about bodywork and her client’s wellbeing. She loves helping people to feel better and regain mobility, reduce pain, relax and find their smile.
In her spare time you can find Emily enjoying the outdoors; skiing and snowboarding in the winter and camping and hiking in the summer. Emily enjoys playing a round of disc golf or a leisurely day at one of the many surrounding lakes.