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Welcome To Well Connected Chiro

At Well Connected, we offer gentle, yet effective, chiropractic treatment for all ages using the Blair technique – a specialized upper cervical technique that never involves twisting, cracking, or popping of the neck ever, as well as massage therapy, cranial sacral and nutritional guidance. We’ve had tremendous, tangible success with patients experiencing a multitude of symptoms ranging from neck and back pain, sciatica, post-concussion syndrome, migraines and more.

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Phone: (949) 359-8385
Address: 26302 La Paz Road, Suite 214, Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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(949) 359-8385 26302 La Paz Road, Suite 214, Mission Viejo, CA 92691

At Well Connected Chiropractic you can expect comprehensive, compassionate, chiropractic care. Dr Hoefer will meet you where you are and lead you to where you want to be through an individualized plan that best fits your needs.

Dr. Hoefer Well Connected Chiropractic
Dr. Elizabeth S. Hoefer

Dr. Elizabeth S. Hoefer (Hay-fer) earned her Doctor of Chiropractic degree, Bachelor of Science, and Associate of Science in Chiropractic Technology at Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa (the birthplace of Chiropractic). She is currently a candidate for a 3 year post graduate training in upper cervical procedures called the Diplomate in Craniocervical Junction Procedures, D.C.C.J.P.

Dr. Hoefer is board certified by the California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, serves as an X-Ray Supervisor through the California Department of Health’s Radiologic Health Branch. She also holds certification with the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners. She currently serves as the Chair of the House of Delegates for the California Chiropractic Association (CalChiro).

Dr. Hoefer is adjunct faculty at Southern California University of Health Sciences where she trains current students of chiropractic in her office.

Dr. Hoefer is also a certified instructor through the Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic Society and educates other chiropractors and students on the Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic Technique nationwide.

In 2015, Dr. Hoefer was awarded Blair Chiropractor of the Year. Dr. Hoefer was voted New Chiropractor of the Year 2013 by the California Chiropractic Association for the State of California.

She serves locally for CalChiro and is an Executive Board Member of the Orange County District. Dr. Hoefer was President of the Orange County District from 2014-2016.

While at Palmer College, Dr. Hoefer was the recipient of the Beatrice K. Blair Scholarship, which recognizes students who exemplify excellence in the area of Blair Upper Cervical work. She was a member of the Dean’s List and received numerous certificates of merit, including recognition of her superior knowledge of and ability in radiological procedures.

With such extensive and advanced training in chiropractic, Dr. Hoefer offers patients a wealth of knowledge and a passion to serve. Having personally experienced the healing power of Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic, she is dedicated to the advancement of this work and committed to educating the public about the vast benefits Blair Chiropractic has to offer.

Dr. Hoefer and her husband have three lovely daughters. In her free time, Dr. Hoefer enjoys being involved with her church and volunteering to advance the Blair Chiropractic message through regular speaking engagements.

Dr. Whitney Marsh

Dr. Whitney Marsh is a born and raised Californian. She grew up in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains pursuing her love of the outdoors and swimming competitively. Her love of the sunshine brought her to Southern California and the University of Redlands where she achieved her Bachelors of Science in Biology and was an active member of Alpha Theta Phi and Alpha Phi Omega. Post graduation Dr. Whitney was called to serve the youth of California as an Outdoor and Adventure Educator, living out of her backpack and exploring the natural splendor of the southwestern states.

When van life lost its glamor, she moved to the Bay area to attend Life Chiropractic College West where she graduated, Suma Cumlade, and with Bronze clinical honors. While at Life West she worked in the schools Radiology department, ran the campus Yoga Club, and interned in multiple different chiropractic offices, though, none compared to her experience preceptoring at Well Connected Chiropractic. Dr. Whitney loves efficiency and attention to detail, which is why she fell in love with the Blair Upper Cervical technique and the team at Well Connected. Before her first Blair Upper Cervical adjustment, Dr. Whitney was a monthly migraine sufferer. She is currently migraine free and enjoying the other wonderful side effects of upper cervical care like, deep sleep and a strong immune system.

In addition to being a chiropractor, Dr. Whitney is a certified 400hr yoga teacher. In the office she blends her knowledge of structure and alignment with functional movement to help her patients achieve not just short term relief but long term stability. She is a current member of the Blair Society and Cal Chiro.

Outside of the office you can find her either on her surfboard, with a backpack in the mountains trying to I.D. wildflowers, or climbing the side of a shady cliff. She is an Aunt to seven and values her time with family, friends, and her two cats, Radar and Pepper Jack.

Melissa Well Connected Chiropractic
Melissa, Office Manager

Melissa graduated from Cal State Fullerton with her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. She loves Blair Chiropractic because of its specificity and gentle approach to adjusting.

She loves working at Well Connected Chiropractic because she thinks the energy in the office is amazing. She wants patients to feel like they are family and they are at a second home as soon as they walk through the door. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, crafting, and going to sporting events.

Claire, Chiropractic Assistant

Claire is a chiropractic assistant here at Well Connected Chiropractic. Claire has her Bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Her job duties include assisting the Doctor’s with taking notes and helping out at the front desk as needed. Claire loves working here because she loves helping people learn more about how to live a healthier lifestyle. She loves the Blair technique because it is different and provides healing in many ways. When she’s not working, Claire enjoys spending outside at the beach with her husband, or lounging in the sunshine with her cat Romeo.

Erin, Radiologic Technologist

Erin is the Radiologic Technologist here at Well Connected Chiropractic. Erin received her radiology license from Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, NC. In the office, she takes CBCT scans and x-rays while also assisting the Doctors with taking notes and helping at the front desk as needed. She likes the Blair work done in the office because the correction is specific to each individual. In her spare time, Erin enjoys being in nature with her two dogs and husband, or tending to her many houseplants.

Kaitlyn, Office Assistant

Kaitlyn is an office assistant here at Well Connected Chiropractic. Her job duties involve helping the front desk in many ways including greeting patients in the office and maintaining a clean work environment. Kaitlyn loves the Blair technique because it is unique to each person. She loves working here because of the patient and staff community in the office. Outside of the office Kaitlyn enjoys reading, writing and learning about science. Her goal is to become a neuroscientist.

Tammy Well Connected Chiropractic
Tammy, Chiropractic Biller

Tammy comes to Well Connected Chiropractic with many years of medical billing experience. Tammy has provided billing services to many different specialties but has found her home in chiropractic billing. She prides herself on her extreme diligence and attention to detail.

Tammy loves spending time with her family and, in her free time, she can be found on the beach searching for sea glass treasures.

Sheri, Massage Therapist

Sheri was raised in Arcadia, California. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Child Development from the University of La Verne and spent the first part of her life educating small children and working with teachers.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
For most of her life, she suffered from migraines, vertigo, extreme neck and low back pain. In 2001, she was introduced to the world of chiropractic. It was then that she decided to go back to school and begin the second half of her life as a Massage Therapist. In 2003, she graduated from Bryman College with 720 hours in Massage Therapy. She practices many modalities, but her heart is in therapeutic massage. Her massage philosophy is “work the connectors of the muscles and the belly will release.”⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
In December of 2015, she received a Blair Upper Cervical Chiropractic Adjustment. “WOW!!! What a difference!” Her massage technique was made for this specific kind of chiropractic care. She is proud to say that her head is on straight and she has not taken any pain medications in 4 years. Blair chiropractic has forever changed her life. For fun, Sheri enjoys tending to her plants, working in the yard, sitting in the sun, and spending time with family, friends, and her many animals.

Mychele, Neuromuscular Massage Therapist

Mychele is a certified Neuromuscular Massage Therapist through CAMTC. She graduated with Honors from National Holistic Institute with 1,250 hours of training. She is also trained in modalities of myofascial release, trigger point therapy, and cupping. For her, the collaboration of massage and chiropractic is not only beneficial, but essential to help patients stay in alignment for more fulfilled life and overall sense of well-being. Mychele is blessed and proud to be part of the Well Connected Team. When she is not helping to facilitate healing, Mychele is hiking, flow hooping or spoiling her two fur babies!

Nick Well Connected Chiropractic
Nick, Massage Therapist

Nick has his Massage Therapist Certification through the CAMTC. He is also a Reflexology Practitioner, and a Reiki Master Teacher.

He studied bodywork at the California Academy for the Healing Arts in Costa Mesa, CA and has been practicing his work ever since. He has also studied Myofascial Release, Craniosacral Therapy, Lymphatic Drainage, and teaches Reiki.

A natural intuitive, Nick uses his inner guidance to pinpoint the root of the issue in both his energy work and massage treatments. He is passionate about creating profound and lasting change for his clients, helping them to thrive physically, emotionally, and spiritually.

Working at Well Connected Chiropractic, he notices a huge difference in the state of health and well being of the patients, finding that the upper cervical adjustments done by Dr. Hoefer and the craniosacral and structural work he practices compliment each other well.

When not helping patients, you can find Nick playing music, making art, or enjoying time with his wife Jenna, baby Dylan, and pup Olive.

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