Dr.Matthew SwagerDC, DACBSP, ICCSP, FICPA, CSCS, LAc, FMS
Dr. Matthew Swager graduated from Friends University in Wichita Kansas where he played football and track and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Minor in Chemistry and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. Following college Dr. Matthew Swager played semi-pro football for the Missouri Minutemen out of Kansas City where he was voted 2 times All-Division Offensive Lineman for the NAFL. Following 2 years of semi-pro Dr. Swager was picked up by the arena team where in 2005 he was elected into his team's APFL Hall of Fame. Dr. Matthew Swager attended Cleveland Chiropractic College in Kansas City where he graduated with a Doctorate of Chiropractic degree. Dr. Matthew Swager was selected as 'America's Top Chiropractors' in 2009.
Dr. Matthew Swager has achieved a Board Certification in Sports Medicine from both national and international governing bodies, a Strength and Conditioning Specialist designation, certification in Graston Technique, a certification in acupuncture, and is certified in Functional Movement Screening. Dr. Matthew Swager is the ONLY chiropractor in Castle Rock with these certifications and he specializes in the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of sports injuries.
Dr. Matthew Swager is also certified in Pediatrics and Pregnant Mother Care. Dr. Matthew Swager is the ONLY chiropractor in Castle Rock with these certifications; he specializes in the care of children and pregnant mothers.
Dr. Matthew Swager has worked with members of the Kansas City Chiefs, World Lacrosse Championships, International Powerlifting Championships, multiple elite athletes and multiple sports camps in his past. Dr. Matthew Swager is currently the team doctor for Douglas County High School, Castle View High School and is an approved and credentialed chiropractor for Team USA and part of the Team USA National Medical Network.
Dr. Matthew Swager, is married to Lori Swager, with whom he has a daughter named Quinley and a son named Ethan. In his free time he enjoys golfing, working out, and family time.
Dr.Matt GrahamDC, CSCS
Dr. Matt Graham grew-up in Castle Rock, Colorado. He attended Colorado State University, obtaining his Bachelors of Science in Health and Exercise Science with a concentration in Sports Medicine. While at CSU he worked as a student athletic trainer for the universities sports teams. He was also on the participating end of college athletics as a wrestler for CSU. After his undergraduate studies, his education continued in Kansas City where he obtained his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Cleveland Chiropractic College.
In addition to being a clinical practitioner Dr. Graham is also a college professor at Metro State University, teaching anatomy and physiology. Dr. Graham is an active member of the community coaching youth and high school wrestling.
Dr. Graham is an official team chiropractor for Team USA Weightlifting. Throughout the year he travels to various USAW events to contribute his expertise to the sports medicine team.
Dr Shaun Gabriel is a double-board certified, fellowship trained interventional pain physician. He completed his BA in Medical Ethics and Anthropology at the University of Chicago, where he was the recipient of multiple prestigious awards and graduated with both, General and Special Honors. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. After which, he completed his medicine internship at Loyola University Medical Center, and then his residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of Michigan. Dr. Gabriel completed his postgraduate training with a fellowship in Interventional Pain Medicine with the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Michigan.
As a physiatrist and interventional pain physician, Dr. Gabriel’s goal is to alleviate pain and restore function for patients and has had extensive experience in the diagnosis, management and treatment of cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine disorders, as well as a wide array of musculoskeletal and neurological injuries. He has been recognized for his patient care from national honor societies, presented numerous times at national meetings and is published in a peer-reviewed pain medicine journal. As the Medical Director of Rocky Mountain Pain Specialists, Dr. Gabriel’s clinical interests are broad, including intervertebral disc disease, facet neurotomy for lumbar and cervical spine arthropathy, failed back surgery syndrome, spinal cord stimulation and regenerative medicine.
In his personal time, Dr. Gabriel enjoys spending time with his family, attending church, traveling, running, playing music, hiking and snowboarding.
Lori completed her Pilates training in 2004 under the instruction of Rael Izacowitz and the Body Arts and Science International ™(BASI) in Costa Mesa, CA.
Her interest in Pilates began while working with a chiropractor where she recognized the therapeutic benefits it provided for her patients and also for herself. After recovering from shoulder surgery in 1998, Pilates has helped her tremendously with strength, posture and core stability. She has been working in outpatient physical therapy and orthopedic rehabilitation since 1992 in the SW Littleton area.
She is a Certified Athletic Trainer, Arthritis Exercise Water Instructor, Neuromuscular Re-education Specialist and CPR Instructor. She graduated from Iowa State University with a BS in Exercise Science and Athletic Training. She is a native of Colorado, growing up in Parker and now currently lives in Castle Rock.
I have been certified in massage since 2011 and I have an associates degree in occupational studies. I graduated from IMBC in Colorado Springs studying a variety of massage modalities. I specialize in myofascial pain and dysfunction (NMT/Trigger point), as well as deep tissue massage, sports therapy massage, prenatal massage and post isometric relaxation stretching. My massages adapt to each client's need, based on their level of pain and their goals. If you have any questions as to which modality will be best for you, please feel free to ask!
As an enthusiastic athlete and mother, I have a passion for maintaining a pain free life for myself and for others!
Vonda is a licensed acupuncturist and is currently working on her degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine. To learn more about Vonda check out her website at https://www.soulpotentialacu.c...
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