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Welcome to ANDRESEN ACTIVE HEALTHCARE,
your chiropractor in Elgin
call us today! 847-888-3383  
 

Elgin Chiropractor Dr. Craig A. Andresen is one of the best chiropractors in theElgin area specializing in chiropractic care and wellness.

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Dr. Andresen is committed to providing pain relief for many symptoms and conditions so that you can have a higher quality of life. Don't just take our word for it though; visit our testimonials page to see what our patients have to say.

At our Elgin chiropractic office you will receive the best care through the use of modern chiropractic techniques and technology. Dr. Andresen and the staff at Andresen Active Healthcare have a genuine concern for your well-being and health! Call us today and we can develop a chiropractic plan specific for you.

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"The Doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease."
 - Thomas Edison

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Dr. Craig Andresen

eElgin & Surrounding Area  | Andresen Active Healthcare
847-888-3383

2400 Big Timber Road, Unit 110A
Elgin, IL 60124

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Meet the Doctors

  • Dr.
    Craig Andresen

    Dr. Craig Andresen D.C. is a licensed Chiropractor serving the Elgin community. As a Chiropractor with 15 years experience, Dr. Andresen is committed to promoting optimal health and well being of patients.

    Dr. Andresen uses a 'whole person approach'. This approach to wellness means looking for underlying causes of any disturbance or disruption (which may or may not be causing symptoms at the time) and make whatever interventions and lifestyle adjustments that would optimize the conditions for normal function. Using this unique approach, Dr. Andresen is able to help you to accelerate and/or maintain your journey to good health.

  • Dr.
    Katie King

    Dr. Katie King  D.C.  has practiced chiropractic since 2007. She graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic, cum laude, and specializes in nutrition and muscle/nerve/joint conditions. She has a functional approach as to how the spine and the extremities are truly integrated when an injury occurs with extensive knowledge of soft tissue and repetitive strain injuries. She strongly believes in an integrated approach to health care that combines the effectiveness of several disciplines to provide a more rounded approach to health care. Having completed postgraduate programs in acupuncture, Dr. King also uses acupuncture in her treatment approach.

    Dr. King is committed to helping families in the community to experience improved health and vitality. She speaks regularly to local schools, businesses, and organizations on health, wellness, nutrition, and safety topics. Her mission is to empower as many people as possible to experience their optimal health potential through genuine care and education.

Testimonial

"I am a police officer and have been suffering from mid and low back pain for quite some time. It was affecting my ability to do my job. Several visits and I am pain free. My symptoms do not affect my job performance anymore. I choose to go in from time to time now to keep things well. I highly recommend this office."

TJ - Elgin, IL

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Andresen Active Healthcare

Monday:

7:00am - 11:30am

2:00pm - 6:30pm

Tuesday:

10:00 am-1:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:00am - 11:30am

2:00pm - 6:30pm

Thursday:

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7:00am - 11:30am

2:00pm - 6:00pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-10:00 am

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