MEET OUR WORK FAMILY
Committed to Your Health.
ROBERT ELDER D.C.
Dr. Elder, our Clinic Founder/Director, has been in private practice since 1991, after graduating from Mizzou with a BA in Biology, emphasis in Chemistry and Logan Chiropractic College. He continues to pursue a deeper understanding of spinal biomechanics. Dr. Elder has always considered it his ‘joyful obligation’ to continue to pursue knowledge that can be utilized to help his patients from suffering or even just to optimize health and/or athletic performance. Whether that comes from the most advanced chiropractic care, functional medicine and nutritional therapy. Also, by utilizing some of the many unique therapies he has available such as Pulsed Electromagnetic Therapy (PEMF), K Laser, Spinal Disc Decompression therapy, etc. Click here to continue reading.
MELISSA SCHNARR D.C. DCN, FACACN
Dr. Schnarr comes from a family of chiropractors & decided to join our family as well in 2019. She graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic in 1992. She has an unbelievable passion for learning everything she can about new therapy techniques and things that will increase recovery & health. She is also qualified in auto accident treatment & clinical nutritional.
JAMAL CARTER LMT
In-Office Massage Therapist
Jamal has been with the Metro Chiropractic family since 2015. Jamal's specialty skillset would definitely be his Manual Manipulation Pain Management Therapy, which consists of a combination of Trigger Point Therapy, Clinical/Medical Massage, and Active Release Therapy. While the rest of the team works on your skeletal system, Jamal makes sure your muscles are working correctly as well. Click here to see all of Jamal's amazing qualifications that make him the best!
Grace Vik joined the family in 2019. Shortly after starting, she realized that she had found her niche. She specializes in cultivating relationships with our patients and loves to learn as much as she can in all areas of our speciality. Grace does our medical billing & accounts receivable. She also manages everything to do with our Personal Injury cases. She has lived in St. Louis most of her life. She has 2 younger sisters & amazing parents. Outside of work, she is a complete animal lover and currently has 3 pitbulls. She is currently in school for Medical Billing & Accounting.
Front Desk Manager.
Alexus joined the family in 2020. She very quickly took over the Front Desk & made it extremely efficient. She excels at making personal relationships with each & every patient. Making each one feel unique & special. She is currently going to school for Healthcare Management as well.