Dr. John has always been an active and generous member of the community, taking care of people in need. He has donated his time and skill to provide relief to war veterans as well as the firefighters of the Hayman, Waldo Canyon, and Black Forest fires. Dr. John has specialized in treating auto accident injuries, spinal disc herniation, and severe headaches. His focus on treating musculoskeletal injuries without surgery or narcotics is common throughout the chiropractic profession; however he is one of few who are certified in Kennedy Decompression Techniques, making him a credible and reliable source for decompression therapy.
Dr. Gail is a Colorado Springs native, raised in a family with three generations of Chiropractors. She attended Palmer College of Chiropractic, following the legacy of her father. Being raised in a family which values alternative medicine and natural healing, she brings much more to the table than her degree indicates. She specializes in functional nutrition, pediatrics, and neurology, taking a multifaceted approach to treating her patients with optimal health as the end goal of treatment.
Dr. Lisa Baron, MD is responsible for upholding the medical side of Colorado Health and Wellness. For years, Lisa has been managing and administering our cutting edge osteoarthritis treatments. While this treatment mostly caters to our senior citizens, Lisa is capable of administering a wide variety of treatments for patients of all ages. Lisa also provides oversight to our Nurse Practitioner, and is involved with many other healthcare clinics in Colorado Springs.
Dr. William Anderson is the director of Front Range Diagnostic Radiology, operating as a consulting radiologist for chiropractic and medical physicians, as well as several advanced diagnostic imaging centers. Dr. Anderson brings over twenty years of experience to the table, having graduated Magna Cum Laude from the National University of Health Sciences in 1993. He has proven himself to be an expert in radiology, having published several papers and delivered extensive lectures to the chiropractic community.
Dr. Thomas J Carter, DO, PhD has been practicing in Colorado for the past seven years, primarily in rural and under served areas of the state. He comes to us with a broad scope of clinical experience, from clinical medicine to acute care and hospital medicine. He has served as the medical director in other clinics, as well as chairman of the Department of Medicine for a critical access hospital, and even a Clinical Educator for Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine and Colorado State University Nurse Practitioner Training Program. With his wide array of experience and depth of knowledge, Dr. Carter brings a valuable perspective to the care that we provide our patients. While he is affiliated with other hospitals in the area, Tom dedicates his time with us delivering some of the most cutting edge non-surgical treatments.
Dr. Jerry Levi, DC
Dr. Levi has been an active chiropractor since 2003. As a Colorado Springs native, Dr. Levi holds patient care in his community to a very high regard. Formerly a Doctor of Osteo Relief Institute, Dr. Levi continues to raise the bar in patient care and works in unison with our medical team to consult with patients pursuing treatment for osteoarthritis. Trained in spinal decompression techniques as well as effective chiropractic treatments, Dr. Levi brings a dynamic approach to patient wellness, regardless of what ails you.
Dr. Juthika Jajal DC
Dr. Jajal is an experienced chiropractor, starting her practice in 2005 after graduating from Life University in Marietta, Georgia. Trained in many of the same techniques and approaches as Dr. Gail Warner, she upholds the same standard of treatment that can be expected from our team of doctors.
Dr. David Cox, MD
Dr. David Cox is the newest addition to the Colorado Health and Wellness medical team. Formerly a treating physician with Osteo Relief Institute Dr Cox is an expert in viscosupplementation treatments, or knee injections. Dr. Cox comes to us with over six years of experience delivering knee injections for osteoarthritis, but has a much more expansive medical career of nearly 40 years several different specialties.
Dusty joined the team in December 2017 bringing more than twenty years of medical industry experience to our clinic. She works with our team to make sure that coverage is not a guessing game and that your benefits are clearly defined throughout your entire course of treatment.
Selu came to us from Osteo Relief Institute, bringing a plethora of different skills and talents to the table. She assists our medical doctors in the clinic who treat osteo arthritis, and manages patient flow from the front desk to make sure that our patient care is the best possible experience.
Kari has joined Colorado Health & Wellness as a nutrition coach for our Ideal Protein Weight-Loss Program. An avid cook, Kari thrives on entertaining, meal preparation, and creating delicious and healthy food for family and friends. She offers in-home consultations on meal planning and prep to help our weight-loss clients maintain their new-found healthy lifestyles. An accomplished athlete in her own right, Kari is personally committed to fitness and living the lifestyle she preaches at the clinic. A marathoner and triathlete, Kari is currently chasing the dream of running a half-marathon in every state in the U.S.
Matthew Koltun, PT, DPT
Matthew received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Quinnipiac University in 2009. After receiving his doctorate and working in his home state of New York, he became a traveling physical therapist until he put down roots with his wife in Colorado Springs in 2012. He found his niche with OsteoRelief Institute until he joined the Colorado Health and Wellness Team in 2018, where he continues to deliver a high quality of patient care. He helps our patients to return to their active lifestyles pain free!
Jillian’s brilliant personality is more than likely the first thing you will experience when you interact with Colorado Health and Wellness. Serving as our front desk receptionist, Jillian is the director of all patient flow and traffic in the clinic. With several doctors of varying disciplines under one roof, Jillian manages to keep the whole clinic in order; all while wearing a bright and joyful smile.
Ashley has proven to be a valuable team member since her very first day with us. Operating as an assistant to all of our healthcare providers, Ashley keeps everyone organized and on schedule. Ashley’s time management skills come naturally from being an all-star mom, juggling four children’s schedules on a daily basis. Her perpetual and contagious good attitude makes everything she does for us look easy, but we know she’s always committed to delivering the best quality work possible.
Winner of the gazette silver medal for BEST of Personal Trainer AWARD!
Rena is our Rehabilitation Specialist and Nutrition Coach of our Ideal Protein Weight-Loss Program. She obtained a Master’s Degree in Sports Science and Rehabilitation from Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, MO. Rena grew up an athlete in Northwest Kansas and has always been involved in bringing wellness to the community, working as a personal trainer and group fitness instructor for five years prior to joining our practice.
She is available for personal and group training within our clinic as well, emphasizing on core stability, correcting muscle imbalances, and postural correction to help our patients perform at their highest level of function.
Skylar is the Office Manager and has been with the team since 2014. Spending most of his time in the back office behind the scenes of patient care, he enjoys working with patients who need knee and back braces. From patient education about the braces and their functions, to making sure that equipment is always properly tuned and fitting right, Skylar will work with you one-on-one to make sure that your bracing needs are met and that your experience at Colorado Health and Wellness is a pleasant one.
Injury Treatment to Long-Term Care
We emphasize long-term health solutions
As a Chiropractic based practice, our team emphasizes the use of a variety of chiropractic procedures to treat the immediate injuries of patients. These practices are tailored to the specific circumstances of each patient and use our combination of knowledge and years of practice as a means of treating various ailments.
At the same time, we emphasize long term health solutions. Our chiropractic treatments not only begin the healing process for your injuries, but moving forward, we seek ongoing options designed around your enduring health.
All of our treatments focus on a short term health option eventually yielding lasting healthcare. Our Nutritional Blood Screenings provide you with an understanding of diet options. Our Pregnancy Chiropractic Care provides options for making pregnancy more comfortable while helping not only treat you through pregnancy, but also managing the health of your children. And our Ruptured Disc Spinal Decompression Therapy alleviates sciatica and other chronic conditions to allow disks to heal over time and move on the path towards increased mobility.
With all of our services, we treat your injury, but we never stop there, we always move forward to find the healthiest version of you.