Arctic Chiropractic Midtown
288 W 34th ave
Anchorage, AK 99503
Meet Our Team
Dr. Chester Bradstreet – Medical Doctor
Dr. Chester Bradstreet is a Medical doctor in Anchorage, Alaska. He received his medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine and has been in practice for over 10 years, where he treats a broad range of conditions.
When not helping other, Dr. Bradstreet enjoys hiking, backpacking, fly fishing, the outdoors, and traveling.
Dr. Michael Gruenwald – Medical Doctor
Dr. Michael Gruenwald is an Orthopedic Specialist, who has been a Trauma and Orthopedic Surgeon for over 30 years. Dr. Gruenwald has won the title “Best Doctor in America” every year since 2003, has taught and guest lectured all over the world and now brings his expertise in pain management to Alaska.
Dr. Gruenwald loves to spend his spare time outdoors. If he is not hiking and exploring the majestic views Alaska offers, you will find him on the water fishing, or capturing Alaska’s many wonders through the lens of his camera. He is also an excellent soaring pilot.
Dr. Shane Lee – Doctor of Chiropractic
Dr. Shane Lee was born and raised in Florida and in Georgia. After serving the great state of Florida as a Paramedic for 10 years. Dr. Lee decided to pursue his dream of becoming a Doctor of Chiropractic. He completed his undergraduate at the University of Central Florida where he graduated with honors. Soon after he went on the complete his doctorate studies from the prestigious Palmer College of Chiropractic where he also graduated with honors.
Dr. Lee is proud to call Alaska his home and is excited to bring his skills and knowledge to better serve our community. “There is no greater honor in life than to serve, and to give others the knowledge that has been given to you.”
Dr. Lee is always staying active through, biking, hiking, kayaking, fishing or hunting. He is always promoting health and chiropractic in his every day routine. He s also a Big Brother through Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Alaska.
Dr. Lee’s passion, empathy, skill and knowledge. He looks forward to serving the great state of Alaska for many years to come.
Erika Dominick – Nurse Practitioner
Erika is board certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She began her career in heath care by volunteering at York Hospital in Pennsylvania when she was fourteen years old and completed her Masters of Science in Nursing at Wilkes University in Pennsylvania. During her 17 years of medical experience ranging from home health care to the intensive care unit, Erika has become passionate about helping patients improve their quality of life while avoiding surgery and pain medication.
When Erika is not in the clinic helping her patients with their wellness journey, you will find her spending time outdoors with her husband and their three sons hiking, fishing, and doing anything to stay active. Her combination of clinical education, hands on experience, and love for exercise provide a strong foundation for the kind of holistic approach to patients that she feels is critical to exceptional patient care and optimal body functioning.
Tala – State Regional Manager
Tala is from the small island of Maui, Hawaii. However, she has called Alaska her home since moving here in 2010
She says that the Aloha spirit is very much alive in Alaska as it is in Maui. Tala graduated from the University of Alaska with a Bachelors of Science in Biological Sciences and is currently working towards her Medical Doctorate as she is aspiring to become a neurosurgeon. Tala says that she is proud to be a part of a team that is always focused on excellent care, customer service, and a family oriented atmosphere. When Tala isn’t in the office, you can usually find her volunteering in the community with her pageant sisters, playing rugby, or fishing with her dogs!
Jacob – Chiropractic Assistant
Jacob’s family was stationed in Fort Richardson Base in Anchorage, Alaska when he was 7 years old. Ever since Alaska has been home. Summer is Jacobs favorite season! He enjoys playing rugby, fishing and camping with his dogs.
He is currently attending the University of Alaska Anchorage as he is working towards his entrance into Chiropractic College. Jacob says that he is proud to be apart of team that is always focused on excellent patient care and family oriented atmosphere.
Joi – Licensed Massage Therapist
Joi has been an active member of the Anchorage community for over 30 years. Joi’s belief in alternative healing for the mind and body lead her to pursue her career as a massage therapist. Since graduating from Alaska Career College in 2017 she has brought that alternative healing to her patients by educating them through her therapeutic touch. Although Joi’s range is massage technique is vast to accommodate any patient’s needs, she specializes in deep tissue, and deep pressure. She loves being part of the Arctic Team, assisting her patients in their wellness journey to a pain free life.
In her free time, you will find Joi promoting health throughout the community instructing fitness classes, hiking, camping, and exploring Alaska’s splendor, or playing “Uber” driver to her 2 teenagers.
Shannon – Licensed Massage Therapist
Shannon has been a Massage Therapist since 1999. She grew up in Southern California and moved to Alaska in 2002. She traveled throughout South East Alaska before settling in Anchorage. In 2005, she married the love of her life and began to make a name for herself as an LMT in Anchorage. Shannon is licensed in Swedish, Deep Tissue, Acupressure, Reflexology, Therapeutic, and Sports massage, often incorporating advanced myofascial techniques throughout her sessions. Shannon loves helping others, spending time with family and friends, traveling, hiking, and enjoying Alaska.
Amber Licensed Massage Therapist
Amber is outgoing and has been a Licensed Massage Therapist since July of 2015. She is a true Alaskan who enjoys hiking, biking, camping, fishing, cross country skiing, and cooking with her loved ones. She also likes to travel and aspires to continue her education around the globe by experiencing different forms of healing. Amber is down to earth and loves conversing with new people, so tell her a little about yourself in your next massage!
Taylor – Licensed Massage Therapist
Wild Wanderer is another name for Taylor. Achieving her Massage Therapy education in the desert mountains of Salt Lake City, Utah. Her deep curiosity for life has guided her all over the last decade, living in the different corners of the U.S. and much more. She started her Career with Arctic as an LMT in Nome, Alaska. There she offered therapeutic massage for an entire year below the Arctic Circle, before transferring to Anchorage.
She specializes in but is not limited to; The Western modalities of Trigger Point Therapy crossing with the Eastern Healings of Reiki. Where together she combines the two in her own unique healing methods to aid the body into restorative and preventative health. What separates Taylor is her compassion, empathy, and supernatural gifts to find connections for problematic areas for those in pain.
While not at work, you can catch Taylor out on adventures in the beautiful Alaskan wilderness with her dog Almond Joy on the back of her horse! Taylor is honored to be a part of the Arctic Chiropractic Team and offer her healing gifts to the hard-working citizens of Alaska.