Sheila Janzen

Office Manager

Sheila earned her Administrative Assistant diploma in 1993 and started working at Health First in 2000. Sheila loves working with people and seeing them get better! In her free time, she loves to camp, run, scrap-book and scuba dive. You may find her getting into the dirt at the next local mud race!

Dr. Sharon Carruthers, B.Sc., D.C.

Chiropractor

Certified in Active Release Technique®, Graston Technique® and low intensity laser therapy.

Dr. Carruthers studied Science at University of Alberta and then graduated cum laude (2000) from Northwestern University of Health Sciences in Minneapolis. She owned a practice in Edmonton for six years before moving to Lethbridge in 2006. After being involved in two significant car accidents, Dr. Carruthers became interested in the treatment of soft tissue injuries. She pursued certification in Active Release Technique®, Graston Technique® and low intensity laser therapy. She most recently obtained her RAPID Neurofascial Reset upper extremity training.

In her spare time, Dr. Carruthers enjoys running, cycling, cooking and being a Mom to her two young and energetic kids. In 2015, she co-founded 100 Women Who Care, Lethbridge. This organization unites women to raise money for local charities and non-profits. Dr. Carruthers' mission is to raise over $200 000 and she is well on the way to achieving this goal. Dr. Carruthers has also served as a past Board member and school mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters, Lethbridge.

Dr. Kevin Nemeth, D.C.

Chiropractor

Certified in ART, Biomechanics, Graston, and Laser Therapy.

Dr. Kevin Nemeth studied pre-professional health sciences in Kansas City, MO. He then moved to Dallas, TX. where he earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree. He has practiced in Lethbridge since 1996. In early 2003 his practice took a turn in a different direction when he certified in Active Release Technique. This popular and effective technique led to additional certifications in Graston Technique, and low intensity laser therapy. Over time his practice has expanded and evolved to form a very unique and exciting model of care. Dr. Nemeth most recently obtained his RAPID Neurofascial Reset upper extremity training.

Dr. Nemeth recently completed a three year term for Alberta Health Services - Health Advisory Council. He was chair of the 2012 Alberta Summer Games mountain bike race and remains actively involved in the local cycling community. When he is not working, you can find Dr. Nemeth racing through the coulees on his mountain bike training for his next race.

Dr. Joe Nemeth, D.C.

Chiropractor

Dr. Joe Nemeth is a graduate of the Logan College of Chiropractic - St. Louis, Missouri. He started his career in Fernie, BC and several years later returned to his home in southern Alberta.

Dr Joe is passionate about chiropractic and natural health. He owned and operated a health food business for over 20 years. Dr. Joe inspired his son, two nephews and many others to become chiropractors.

In his spare time, Dr. Nemeth enjoys hiking, cycling and spending time with his family.

Dr. Grayson Michel, B.Sc., M. Sc., D.C.

Chiropractor

Certification in ART, Graston Technique, and low intensity laser therapy

Dr. Grayson completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Lethbridge. His passion for helping others led him to Portland, OR where he completed his Doctor of Chiropractic degree as well as a Masters degree in Sports and Exercise Science. Since starting in practice he has fed his thirst for knowledge by becoming certified in Active Release Technique®, Graston Technique® and low intensity laser therapy. Dr. Grayson also has a special interest in Spinal Decompression.

Dr. Grayson loves serving in the community; he volunteers as the team doctor for the LCI football team and is an active scout leader with a local venture scout troop. Dr. Michel was a past Director for the Board of the Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce and served on the Next Generation Committee. In 2015 he had the amazing opportunity to treat athletes at the Pan American Games in Toronto.

When he’s not working or volunteering, Dr. Grayson loves spending time with his young family, enjoying the outdoors and developing his new interest of competing in triathlons.

Dr. Dustin Smith

B.SC, D.C.

Dr. Dustin is a lifetime resident of Lethbridge. He graduated from the University of Lethbridge in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. Dustin has always been interested in understanding how the body works and using that information to help people. After graduating from the University of Lethbridge, he decided a career as a chiropractor would allow him to do both. He moved to Portland, Oregon to pursue his chiropractic education at the University of Western States where he graduated in 2011.

During chiropractic school he was introduced to A.R.T (Active Release Technique) while being treated for a running injury. The success of this treatment led him to complete his full body A.R.T. certification before graduation. This focus on soft tissue treatment along with chiropractic adjusting has shaped the way he practices. Along with A.R.T., he is certified in Graston technique and has taken extra training in extremity adjusting and low intensity laser therapy. If you are looking for a little more time and attention from your chiropractor, Dustin enjoys treating everyone from senior citizens to competitive athletes.

When he isn’t working, Dustin can be found outside enjoying some family time, getting his butt kicked at the gym, or riding his mountain bike.

Jillian Vanden Dungen

RMT

Jillian Vanden Dungen is a graduate from the Lethbridge College. Jillian graduated in 2011 and has experience in different therapeutic environments - including Physical Therapy and Chiropractic offices. She is also certified in hot stone massage. In her spare time Jillian enjoys curling up with a good book, spending time with her husband, and heading to the mountains with her family. Everyone who works with Jillian agrees that she is a hard worker, a good listener and a compassionate and caring therapist.

Alexia Dumouchel

RMT

Alexia cares about helping people feel better, which has led her to a career in Massage Therapy. She graduate from the Lethbridge College in 2017 as a Registered Massage Therapist. Alexia has taken additional training in Rattan (Bamboo) Massage. She also specializes in Head, Neck and Jaw Massage - with a focus on treating headaches and TMJ pain. Alexia believes in providing massage therapy in a relaxing and comfortable way, leading to less pain and discomfort.

Neil Soklofske

RMT, FF/ACP

Neil's education and experience in patient care is definitely evident in each treatment he provides.
Neil is a registered massage therapist who has been practicing in health care as an advanced care paramedic since 2011. Recently he has branched into additional facets of health care and received his diploma in massage therapy from MH Vicars School of Massage in 2020. This path has provided Neil with a unique perspective and approach to massage therapy.
Neil wishes to bring wellness and healing to his community. His massage therapy capitalizes on a relaxed and therapeutic environment where considered and targeted treatments bring the change you are ready for.

Kim Sloan

RMT

Kim is a recent graduate of the RMT program at ACMT and looks forward to assisting clients in their health and wellness journey.

After working in finance for 15 years, Kim decided to make a huge career change and enter the profession of massage therapy. Kim is excited to focus on providing a holistic approach to healing by providing a safe and calm atmosphere for your relaxation and treatment.

Kim has a five-year-old son and a four-year-old rescue dog that keep her on her toes constantly. As a family, they enjoy spending time in the mountains, playing in the garden, and crafting around the house.