Dr. Rae M. Bouvin, D.C.
Dr. Rae M. Bouvin received her Doctorate of Chiropractic from National University of Health Sciences(NUHS), a leader in chiropractic and health science education for over 100 years, in 2006. Along with her chiropractic training, she received her certification in Acupuncture and Meridian Therapy from NUHS. Dr. Bouvin's interests include women's health, pregnancy and pediatrics. Dr. Bouvin is currently completing her certification in pediatrics from the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. She is certified in Webster's Technique for pregnancy and is a certified practitioner of Mei Zen Cosmetic Acupuncture.
Dr. Bouvin completed her undergraduate studies at Bradley University in Peoria, IL. She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences form Bradley University, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology from NUHS which she completed during her doctoral studies.
Dr. Edgardo R. Vargas, D.C.
Dr. Edgardo R. Vargas was born and raised in Ponce, Puerto Rico. Dr. Vargas moved to Chicago in 2002 to begin his Chiropractic studies at National University of Health Sciences. He completed his Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2006.
Dr. Vargas stresses holistic care with his patients. He is a Certified Advanced Metabolic TypingR Diet Advisor and an Advanced Emotional Freedom Technique Practitioner which is a form of energy healing.
Dr. Vargas completed his undergraduate studies in Puerto Rico. He received an associates degree as a physical therapy assistant from the University of Puerto Rico, and a bachelor of science degree in biology from Pontific Catholic University of Puerto Rico.
Aja Desalvo, LMT
Aja DeSalvo graduated from the Cortiva Clinical School of Massage Therapy in 2008. Injuries from college athletics lead her to understand first-hand the benefits of massage. She experienced increased mobility, pain reduction and scar tissue reduction with massage following her multiple injuries and subsequent surgeries. Aja enjoys clinical work because it allows her to focus on patient-centered massages. She specializes is sports, deep tissue, trigger point, myofascial, swedish massage and is NCTM Certified. She believes in the amazing healing powers of the body and realizes the importance of taking care not only of the body, but also the spirit and the mind.