Christopher Jo, DC
Dr. Jo received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University in 2000 and has practiced in the Edina area for 17 years. He completed his undergraduate studies at University of St. Thomas where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree. Dr. Jo is an avid golfer and food enthusiast. Dr. Jo’s special interest and emphasis has been using adjustments along with active stretching and sports and recovery taping to treat shoulder injuries as well as many other conditions.
Dr. Jo has been actively involved in the chiropractic field throughout his career. He is the immediate past president of the Minnesota Chiropractic Association (MCA), on the Executive Board of Directors for the MCA, is currently the Insurance Committee Chair of the MCA, and on the Board of Trustees for Northwestern Health Sciences University.
As a chiropractor, Dr. Jo has received many awards including the MCA’s 2012 Best Chiropractor of the Year.
Carrie Clark, DC
Dr. Clark graduated with her Bachelor of Arts degree from Moorhead State University in 1996 and with her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University in 2000. Dr. Clark has been in private practice for 17 years as a co-owner of 50th & France Chiropractic & Wellness. She is a firm believer in the Traditional Food Movement and very passionate about sharing her experiences. Her particular specialties are pregnancy, pre- and post-natal, infants, functional medicine and genetics.
Dr. Clark is trained in the Webster Technique as well as being certified as a GAPS practitioner. She also holds certifications with the International Chiropractic Association and the Academy Council of Chiropractic Pediatrics. She understands how difficult it can be to make drastic lifestyle changes and is an expert in helping navigate such changes. Dr. Clark works with patients to teach them to heal themselves from the inside out and move toward a truly healthy lifestyle. Dr. Clark uses chiropractic care, nutrition, and supplementation to improve the health and wellness in all areas of patient’s lives, along with lab and genetic testing to optimize health as quickly as possible.
Dr. Clark’s awards include the 2016 Northwestern Health Science’s Humanitarian Award and the MCA’s 2016 Chiropractor of the Year Award.
David Patterson, DC
Dr. Patterson received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University in 1984 and has practiced in the South Minneapolis/Edina area for over 34 years. He loves to play golf, travel and is active in his church. Dr. Patterson has completed advanced training and maintains professional certifications on many topics including sports injuries and golf specific biomechanics.
Dr. Patterson is active in community and business related associations and has held leadership positions in many of those associations. He is currently on faculty at Northwestern Health Sciences University in the Clinical Education Department and is a long time member of the American Chiropractic Association and Northwestern Health Science University Alumni Association. He is the past chairman of the Sports Injury Council of the Minnesota Chiropractic Association, past president of the Minnesota Chiropractic Association’s Metro-West district, former Board of Directors of the Minnesota Chiropractic Association, and past member of the Sports Physician’s Advisory Council for the MN High School League. Dr. Patterson performs frequent speaking engagements to a wide range of audiences concerning the treatment and prevention of stress-related illnesses, sports injuries, specific golf fitness and performance enhancing programs.
Dr. Patterson has received numerous awards including the Minneapolis Public School Distinguished Service Award and Northwestern Health Science’s 2017 Humanitarian Award.
Kelsey Lloyd, DC
Dr. Kelsey Lloyd is a graduate from Northwestern Health Sciences University and has been working within our clinic, first as an intern and currently as an associate, for 5 years. Dr. Lloyd is certified in the Webster Technique. In addition, she is also certified in Fascial Movement Taping, or FMT. As a mother, she understands the health needs of the whole family and is driven to meet those needs through a holistic approach.
Dr. Lloyd is passionate about prenatal and postnatal care. During her schooling, she sought extra education in Pediatrics, Prenatal care and Nutrition. She is driven to help people of all ages reach their wellness goals and maintain their vitality through chiropractic care, whether they are having problems with back pain or neck pain, or just want to start feeling better when they wake up in the morning.
We are proud to announce that Dr. Lloyd has recently been awarded the MCA’s 2017 Young Chiropractor of the Year Award.
If you have any questions about our Edina chiropractor, or would like to learn more about chiropractic care at 50th & France Chiropractic & Wellness, please call us at 952-920-4528 today!