MEET OUR DOCTOR
Dr. Craig Leis, D.C.
Health Atlast in Cornelius is proud to welcome Dr. Craig Matthew Leis, D.C. to our clinic.
Dr. Craig Leis, D.C. did his undergraduate pre-med training at the University of Minnesota Morris. He chose to pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology from Northwestern Health Science University. Afterwards, he obtained his post-graduate training at Northwestern earning his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree.
He practiced his first 19 years in a college town, treating many of the male and female college athletes participating in a wide variety of sports. Injuries treated included those to the neck and back, shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips, knees and ankles.
Dr. Craig Leis, D.C. has experience treating not only sports injuries, but is skilled in treating conditions affecting the neuromusculoskeletal system, spinal trauma, rehabilitation, personal injury and workers’ compensation cases.
Ages of patients commonly treated range from newborns to 99 years of age.
30 years of experience treating over 15,000 patients in three states during his career, has allowed Dr. Craig Leis, D.C. to help large numbers of people recover and return to pain-free healthy productive lifestyles. He strives to provide the best overall healthcare and treatment for each and every patient who seeks his care.
Incorporating several different adjustment techniques, Dr. Craig Leis, D.C. is able to cater to each individual’s specific problem. His techniques include Diversified, Thompson, Activator and Extremity adjusting. This allows for a range of care from very gentle techniques to firm manual techniques as needed or desired by the patient. He is very in touch with what a patient needs and can handle. You get a say in your care and should never be “afraid” of a chiropractic adjustment.
Dr. Craig Leis, D.C. has been married to Jacqueline Leis for over 37 years and they have two daughters. Their family moved to the Charlotte area from Minnesota 11 years ago. They love this area and have made it their home.
Hobbies include daily walks with his wife, volleyball, playing saxophone, singing and helping his daughter and son-in-law remodel their home. He and his wife lead worship weekly at their church.
Dr. Dominique Dessausure, D.C.
Dr. Dominique Dessausure, D.C. is a native Georgian. She attended MLK JR High school in Lithonia, GA. Earning her undergraduate biology degree from Paine College in Augusta, GA, Dominique received her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree in 2016, and Master of Sports Health science in 2019 from Life University in Marietta, GA. She’s a member of Zeta phi beta sorority incorporated.
Dr. Dominique is the proud pup mom of a spunky Chihuahua. She enjoys teaching, kick-balling, playing the violin, watching movies and cooking. She loves traveling and spending time with her friends/family.
Dr. Dominique brings quality Chiropractic care to individuals. Caring for her patients and assisting them with a better quality of health from exercising, eating appropriately and maintaining a wholesome life-style is her goal. She also enjoys teaching upper level adults in Science, Mathematics and Career oriented course such as Phlebotomy, Medical Assisting and EKG.
Dr. Dominique’s mission is to provide quality healthcare with an award winning attitude.