Dr. Abby KramerChiropractor & Holistic Physician Be Optimal Holistic Health Center
Dr. Abby Kramer Chiropractor and holistic physician graduated from National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, IL in 2015. Dr. Abby worked at the Salvation Army clinic in Chicago for one year to complete her chiropractic internship providing treatment to underserved patients in an adult drug and alcohol rehabilitation program.
She believes in addressing each patient as a whole, taking into account structural, chemical, and emotional causes of dysfunction. She has a unique way of combining her skills in chiropractic manipulation, muscle testing, manual therapy, emotional stress relief, nutritional counseling, and functional taping to help her patients be relieved of pain and emotional burden, increase function, recover faster, and return to health!
She received her undergraduate degree in Human Movement Science from Utah State University. Her unique background as a competitive swimmer, runner, and personal trainer has given her a keen eye to assessing the bodies’ movement patterns and helping people access their full physical potential.
She has had the opportunity to work with elite athletes as part of the medical staff with Rocktape at running events, triathlons, and crossfit competitions. She is also a regional director for BirthFit, an organization designed to help pregnant women embrace their journey in a healthy and happy way. Dr. Abby is very passionate about working with pregnant women and children to obtain optimal health and thrive. She has published various articles for blogs, and recently published research on kinesiology taping through the ACA Rehab Council.
She holds the following certifications:
- Professional Applied Kinesiologist (International College of Applied Kinesiology)
- Neuro Emotional Technique (NET)
- Webster Technique (International Chiropractic Pediatric Association)
- Certified Personal Trainer (American College of Sports Medicine)
- Fascial Movement Taping/Performance Movement Taping (Rocktape)
She has had additional training in the fields of:
- Advanced Applied Kinesiology (AK)
- Total Body Modification (TBM)
- Women’s health & pediatric care
Dr. Abby is an active member of the International College of Applied Kinesiology (ICAK), the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA), the American Chiropractic Association (ACA), the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), and the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA)