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Welcome to Tacoma Family Chiropractic

Meet the Team

Amber 
Licensed Massage Therapist

Amber has been with Tacoma Family Chiropractic since 2012.  After living in 10 states and 2 countries, Amber settled in the Pacific Northwest where she graduated from Ashmead College in 2007. Amber specializes in deep tissue massage in the effort to create a total body structural change. She enjoys providing specific care to each patient and helping them see the benefits of massage. In her free time, Amber enjoys hiking, camping and spending time with her husband and three kids.



Mellissa 
Licensed Massage Therapist

With over 20 years of massage experience, Mellissa joined the Tacoma Family Chiropractic team in 2016. Born and raised in University Place, she currently resides in Tacoma with her boyfriend Ben and their crazy pups, Bo and Shelby. Graduating from Ashmead massage school in 2001, Mellissa loves being able to help people improve their body’s health and wellness. Mellissa specializes in Relaxation, Deep tissue, and Prenatal massage. In her free time, Mellissa enjoys gardening, softball and enjoying the outdoors. 



Stephanie
Licensed Massage Therapist 

Stephanie joined the team in 2017 and has over 10 years of massage experience. Having been a dancer and a choreographer most of her life, she has been surrounded by people pushing their bodies to the extreme. Because of this, she wanted to help people achieve their physical goals in a healthy and intelligent way through massage therapy. Her massage technique incorporates cupping and stretching to help her patients get the most out of their massage. In her free time, Stephanie enjoys dance, kayaking and spending time with her husband and two children. 



Matt 
Licensed Massage Therapist

With over 14 years of massage experience, Matt has an extensive background in helping those with chronic pain or injury through the use of advanced Trigger Point Therapy, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, and Cupping modalities. He is specialized in helping patients with structural misalignment, nervous system dysfunction, and sciatica. Matt is passionate about helping patients find balance in their life and believes that "mind over matter" is an integral aspect to unlocking our fullest potential. In his free time, Matt enjoys making music and spending time with his wife. 



Kaylee
Licensed Massage Therapist

Kaylee joined the team in 2018 and has over 7 years of massage therapy experience. Trained in Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, Prenatal Massage and Zen Bodytherapy, Kaylee enjoys helping patients feel better. Kaylee has wanted to be in the Health & Wellness industry since she was three and believes that becoming a massage therapist is the best decision she could have made. Kaylee currently lives in Tacoma with her husband and their two cats. In her free time, Kaylee enjoys going hiking, camping and painting.  



 Jorge
 Licensed Massage Therapist

 With over 7 years of massage therapy experience, Jorge joined the Tacoma Family Chiropractic team in 2020.   Originally from Mexico, Jorge moved to the United States in 2008 in search of a better life and obtaining a career in   health and wellness. He is currently enrolled in a Physical Therapy Assistant program to further his knowledge about the human body and to better help his patients with their rehabilitation. Jorge integrates a number of massage treatment techniques such as Myofascial Release, Trigger Point therapy, and Deep tissue massage. He is also certified with RockTape and uses IASTM tools and kinesiology tape to help his patients feel their best. In his free time, Jorge enjoys riding his mountain bike, spending time with his wife and dog, Guerita. 

 



Jessica
Billing Manager

Jessica has been with Tacoma Family Chiropractic since 2005. With over 16 years experience, Jessica is a great resource for any insurance or billing questions you might have. Jessica is from Lacey and currently lives in Puyallup with her husband and three kids, Trent, Eva and Stella. In her free time, Jessica enjoys hiking, spending time with friends and family and being outdoors. 



Kate 
Office Manager

Kate has been with Tacoma Family Chiropractic since 2014. Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Kate obtained her Bachelor's Degree from the University of Washington in Communication and Media Studies with a focus in Web Design. Kate chose the Health & Wellness industry as she enjoys interacting with patients and connecting them with information in regards to chiropractic care. In her free time, Kate enjoys hiking, camping and spending time with her friends and family. 



 Brooke
 Claims Manager 

 Born and raised in Nipomo, California, Brooke moved to Washington after attending school at Northwest Florida   State in Destin, Florida. Brooke joined the Tacoma Family Chiropractic family in 2015 and enjoys utilizing her     knowledge of the industry in a medical office setting. Married in 2012, Brooke currently resides in San Antonio,   Texas with her husband, daughter, Lucy and dog, Duke. She enjoys hiking, camping and spending time with her family.



Ally
Chiropractic Assistant

Ally joined the Tacoma Family Chiropractic team in 2017. Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Ally graduated from Pacific Lutheran University with a Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology. Ally chose the Health & Wellness industry so she could utilize her degree, expand her knowledge of the industry and help people feel their best. Ally currently resides in Puyallup with her boyfriend and dog, Penny. In her free time, she enjoys bowling and watching movies. 


Tirzah
Chiropractic Assistant

Born in Larkspur, Colorado, Tirzah moved to Washington after completing her Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Sciences at Northern Arizona University. From a young age, she always knew she wanted to be a part of the alternative medicine field and plans to enroll at Bastyr University to become a Naturopathic Doctor. Tirzah currently lives in Seattle and is enjoying her adventure in the big city. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, yoga, and painting. She also enjoys spending time with her fish, Gizmo and James Pond, as well as her cats Yarylo and Adeline. 




  Caroline
  Front Desk Administrator

Caroline joined Tacoma Family Chiropractic in 2019, shortly after moving to Washington. Born in Louisiana and raised   in Littleton, Colorado, Caroline moved to the Pacific Northwest after visiting and falling in love with the area.  Caroline  graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education. She chose the Health & Wellness industry as she enjoys helping patients and gaining more experience in a medical field. Caroline currently lives in Tacoma with her husband and their three dogs- Roux, Cooper and Gus. In her free time, she enjoys riding horses, baking, and gardening.