Our Doctors

Dr. Chris Zimmerman
Dr. Chris Zimmerman
Chiropractor
Originally from Sac City, Iowa Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Buena Vista University (Storm Lake, IA) Doctor of Chiropractic Palmer College of Chiropractic class of 2003 Diplomate in Acupuncture (A.C.C.A) Extensive training in Sports Strength and Conditioning 19 years in private practice
Dr. Alex Ballenger
Dr. Alex Ballenger
Chiropractor
Dr. Alex is originally from Kansas City, KS. She received her various degrees at Kansas State University and Logan University. Dr. Alex has a very gentle approach to her treatment methods, as she’s mastered a variety of treatment techniques (see below) that are very comfortable, safe and effective for men, women and children of all ages. Dr. Alex’s mission is to create an environment that is warm, educational, and always welcoming.

Dr. Alex specializes in the treatment of chronic disorders, including: pain, hormonal imbalances, digestive disorders, skin conditions, immune challenges, nerve conditions, auto-immune disorders, and much more. Dr. Alex has a strong passion for the treatment of females and children. She excels at treating infertility and hormonal issues, through the use of chiropractic, acupuncture, and nutrition.
Dr. Lucas Ballenger
Dr. Lucas Ballenger
Chiropractor
Dr. Luke is originally from Pella, Iowa. He attended the University of Northern Iowa, Central College, and Logan University to obtain his various degrees and specialties. Dr. Luke is a firm believer in using a whole body approach (Thinking Well, Eating Well, Moving Well) in healing and maintaining health.

As an athlete himself, Dr. Luke specializes in the treatment of competitive athletes, as well as weekend warriors. He also treats a wide variety of other ailments through the use of chiropractic, acupuncture, therapy/rehab, and nutritional supplementation. Dr. Luke has a strong passion for education and is also a highly sought-after speaker in the natural healthcare field.
Dr. Tanner Hemer
Dr. Tanner Hemer
Chiropractor
Dr. Tanner Hemer grew up in Arthur, IA. He attended the University of Northern Iowa and Palmer College of Chiropractic to obtain his various degrees and certifications. Dr. Tanner turned to chiropractic care as a competitive athlete to assist in his recovery and return to performance. He has a strong passion for helping athletes and people across the lifespan reach their health and wellness goals through various treatment methods. Dr. Tanner enjoys watching the Hawkeyes, workout out, and spending free time with his wife, Rachel, and their dog Bryzzo.