Learn About Us
Three chiropractors and two massage therapists that will help you and your family make the most of their health.
Mark H Hoffmann, D.C.
Dr. Hoffmann has been practicing for over 25 years as the owner of Suttons Bay Chiropractic Center. He is a Traverse City native, graduating from Northwestern Michigan College, and went on to receive his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life University in Marietta, Georgia. Dr. Hoffmann enjoys spending much of his free time in nature, hiking, backpacking, and as much time on the water as possible. He and his wife Michelle have two sons, Aaron and Shane.
Nathan Reed, D.C.
Dr. Reed graduated from Glen Lake Community Schools and attended Hope College in Holland, MI where he played on the Hope College Men's Tennis team. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Science. He then attended Palmer College of Chiropractic and graduated with honors. Dr. Reed serves as the chiropractor for the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians at the Medicine Lodge in Peshawbestown, Michigan. He also serves as the official chiropractor for the staff and instructors of Yen Yoga & Fitness in downtown Traverse City (yenyogafitness.com). Dr. Reed enjoys golf, snowboarding, fishing and most importantly spending time with his wife Tabetha and their two daughters Olivia and Norah.
Dr. Reed is accepting new patients.
ALEXIS M. CROWELL, D.C.
Dr. Alex is a Michigan native that grew up on the beaches in Muskegon. She loves everything about Michigan (even the snow). She received her bachelor’s degree from Grand Valley State University and her Doctorate of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. With both degrees she graduated with honors. Dr. Alex received her 200 hour certification in yoga which she utilizes in her patient care. She is a Webster certified doctor registered with the ICPA working on her pediatric diplomat. She has a passion for working with families particularly pregnant women and children. In her free time Dr. Alex enjoys reading, kayaking and deepening her yoga practice. She’s excited and grateful to be able to serve the community.
Dr. Alex is accepting new patients.
Chris Leeder, lmt
Chris Leeder has been practicing for 10 years in the Northern Michigan community. He brings an integrative approach to bodywork combining a foundation in medical massage with Reflexology, Reiki, and other modalities. He works intuitively and tailors each session and his approach to meet individual needs. Chris lives downtown Traverse City with his wife and daugter and loves to explore the northern outdoors on foot, bicycle and SUP.
Kaitlyn sharp, LMT
Katie Sharp has been practicing for 7 years here in Northern Michigan. She prefers to create a custom massage for each individual clients needs, using a variety of modalities including deep tissue, active stretching, prenatal massage and cupping therapy. Katie enjoys spending much of her free time traveling, boating, and being at the beach with her fur baby Loki.
What is chiropractic
The miracle of the nervous system
Nagging neck pain
Shooting low back pain
Dealing with fatigue
Sleeping for health
ear to shoulder
knees to chest
figure 4 leg stretch
ASK OUR DOCS HOW THESE CAN HELP YOU MAINTAIN YOUR HEALTH!
Please don't take chances with your health. A wellness plan that's understandable and easy to follow through on is key to good health throughout your life. Make chiropractic a cornerstone of that plan, and you're well on your way to living a life that's active, balanced and free from pain.
BENEFITS OF MASSAGE
Decrease muscle spasm
Increase range of motion
Increase blood circulation
Improves lymph circulation
Promotes easier breathing
Reduces stress and anxiety