Real Patient Testimonials

At Whole Family Chiropractic we are committed to maximizing the lives of our patients. Each one of them has a unique and personal story about their experience with Dr. Ryan & Dr. Jessica. You're invited to browse this collection of real and non-scripted patient testimonials, describing the impact our clinic is having on the Alaskan community we love and serve. 

 

Dave Balmer

"Doc...I can't walk and this is the worst pain ever. Please, tell me you can help." These are the words that started my relationship with Dave. As a doctor, these words can signify a multitude of different things from a diagnostic perspective, including the most severe of emergencies...

Heather Rasmussen

To say that Heather was miserable or was suffering as a result of the health conditions that she experienced is a sad understatement of her circumstances at the time that we met her...

Grigory Zhuk

Grigory was referred to our office by a co-worker following a severe work accident. After pulling shifts back-to-back, Grig had one more task to complete and it almost became the last thing he would ever do...

Chris Post

Chris was curious if we could help him with some significant health concerns that had bothered him since childhood. He came to our office after witnessing firsthand, the many benefits that his sister and nephew gained...

Mike Williams

Mike had an miraculous transformation in our office following the recommendation from his good friend to get evaluated and to see if we could help with his health challenges. He came to us suffering from migraines, shoulder pain...

Arlene Ludwig

Arlene was urged to visit our office by a trusted friend and co-worker who had noticed her frequently grimace and grab at the back of her neck multiple times during her shift. At her evaluation...

Wayne Willis

Wayne arrived in our office seeking help for debilitating low back pain that shot down the back of his leg like a sharp spear and into his foot, chronic numbness and tingling in his feet and hands, and horrible pounding migraines...

Jamar Hill

Jamar began his care with us following a car accident that left him in some "rough shape", as he had explained it at the time. He was experiencing troublesome neck pain that made it difficult for him to do what he loved in life, which was playing and coaching baseball. The pain was also...

Jarah Steele

Jarah's transformation in our office was nothing short of phenomenal. She had been sick and she had been suffering throughout her life as her health condition...

Kayla Hendricksen

Kayla arrived in our office following the successful turnaround that we made in her older brother's condition. She was impressed by his improvement...

Kim Matherne

Kim sought care in our office as a result of having to go through his day with life-altering chronic headaches that could occur at a moments notice...

Bill Blydenburgh

Bill is full of charisma and character, and has an easy-going personality that makes you feel like you have known him your whole life. He came to our clinic because...

Meridyth Parnell

Meridyth sought care in our office due to no longer being able to cope with the symptoms of significant fatigue , throbbing headaches, and achy neck pain...

Devon Derouchie

To say that Devon had a life-changing experience in our office is an understatement. He initially came to us through the referral of a good friend and co-worker because of significant pain and discomfort...

Bobbi Outten

Bobbi came to our office after seeing the beneficial effects of our unique and different approach with other members of her family which included her beloved children and grandchildren. She was encouraged by her daughter...

Ted Ragains

Ted has been an active practice member of Whole Family Chiropractic for a few years now as he is continually striving for a higher level of health. He has achieved results in our office that were beyond...

Jason Marvin

Jason is a joy to have in the office and we are fortunate to be his healthcare sanctuary. Jason worked diligently to repair damage in his spine that accumulated through the years and left him exhausted from work...

Connie Fairbanks

Connie began care in our office due to severe and debilitating neck pain and restriction. It was affecting her to the point where it made it difficult for her to get through her church service the day before she met with us...

Steven Jordan

Steven had some of the worst low back pain that a person can have. He was one of the youngest people that I had ever met who needed a cane to assist him in walking due to a searing pain...

Collin Cantrell

To summarize Collin’s case in one word, it would be the word; “extreme”. Collin enjoys participating in sports that push an individual’s adrenaline levels to the limits. Whether he is taking a snow-machine over a 70ft jump...

Adam Caposella

Adam is one of the strongest individuals I have ever met, both in character and in physical content. After taking a beating on “the slope” for years his spine and body had seen its share of rough times...

Gary Loyd

Gary came to our office initially with chronic complaints of headaches, back pain and neck pain that were brought on by repetitive stress injuries from years of general physical labor on the slope and heavy weightlifting...

Isabelle Evern

Isabelle was experiencing regular pounding migraines that were disrupting her life and her ability to focus and concentrate. They were frustrating and frequently challenging to deal with. 

Rainey Heins

Rainey came to us as a last resort and to put it lightly, she was extremely skeptical. She was referred to us by another patient who had a similar condition, but was told multiple times that she shouldn’t go to a chiropractor...

Kathleen Ahern-Karnes

Kathleen had been receiving traditional chiropractic care due to injuries that she had sustained years ago in a severe car accident. For over a decade, her headaches, low back pain and neck pain...

Amber Litera

Amber arrived in our office as a new patient leaning hard on a walking cane as she was exhausted from limping to the office from the bus stop approximately one-half of a block away. She needed to rest immediately upon...

Hysen Konjuhi

Hysen sought care in our office after he was involved in a serious car accident. He lost considerable amounts of function, work time, and daily motivation as a result of his spinal injuries and resulting pain. As an example, upon examination it was found that he couldn't sleep...

Jessica Sessum-Rahn

Jessica came to our office suffering from neck pain and mid-back pain that was so intense it woke her up regularly through the night. The pain travelled from the base of her skull to the middle of her shoulder blades and she described it as being "sharp and burning...

Erika Bennett

Erika is an example of what living a healthy lifestyle is all about. Both she and her daughter receive regular wellness care to keep them functioning at a high level which allows them to experience the feeling of true health and happiness.