MEET OUR DOCTORS
Dr. Shaloam A. Ofisa DC, MS, FMT
• Dr. Shaloam Ofisa grew up in Samoa most of his life where Natural Healing and Holistic Care is most popular.
• He served a two year mission for his church (LDS) 2003-2005 in the Idaho Pocatello Mission (IPM).
• Dr. Ofisa came back the summer of 2005 and Married his beautiful wife Brittney D. Nelson of Pocatello. Brittney has a background in graphic design and multi-media.
• They have 4 beautiful children, Anitelu 12 years old (boy), Aleki 11 years old (boy), Aleina 7 years old (girl) and AloAli’ioSamoa 4 years old (boy). He loves spending time with his family when he is not in the office helping his patients feel better.
HOBBIES: Dr. Ofisa plays volleyball 1-2x’s/week with friends and family. He and his wife loves going to the gym at 5 O’clock in the morning 5 times a week to work out. Dr. Ofisa was involved in a lot of sports when he was young including basketball (played 4 years in High School), Rugby and Football.
Bachelor of Science (B.S): Exercise and Sports Science – (Idaho State University)
Bachelor of Science (B.S): Human Biology – (University of Western States)
Masters of Science (M.S): Exercise and Sports Science – (University of Western States)
Doctrate of Chiropractic (D.C): Chiropractic – (University of Western States)
Fascial Movement Taping (FMT): Cerified Rocktape Provider
Certification in Clinical Nutrition
N.B.C.E: National Board Certified Physiotherapist
Internship/Preceptorship: Campus Clinic (UWS) Portland, Oregon , Free Clinic downtown Portland, Oregon , Outpatient Clinic (UWS) Portland, Oregon , Ellis Chiropractic in Blackfoot, Idaho
Dr. Ofisa number one goal as a chiropractor, is to provide you with immediate pain relief. This is achieved by using advanced treatment methods designed to ease your pain as quickly as possible. Dr. Ofisa believes that no one should ever have to live with chronic pain nor should they make it a part of their normal life. If you are this person, we can help! Don’t wait, Call Now! And find out how chiropractic care can help you get your life back.
Jody Nelson, Office Manager
After a few years off, Jody has returned as the office manager. Jody is the mother of 5 and grandmother of 12. She has a passion for health and wellness and has multiple certifications in the wellness industry. Jody enjoys spending time with her family and serving others. She is a self-made artist (she painted our children’s room) and enjoys traveling and learning. Jody’s philosophy is “Everyday you spend taking care of your health is one less day you spend losing it”. Jody enjoys working with the patients in the clinic and is always looking for new ways to make their experience here at the office more enjoyable.
Megan Woodland, Chiropractic Assistant
Megan is our Chiropractic Assistant. She grew up in Arizona and is recently married. She is a Certified Nursing Assistant and Medical Assistant. Megan comes from Arizona and is currently a student at BYU-Idaho majoring in nursing. Megan was a high school volleyball player and enjoys spending time with family. We are excited to have Megan join our clinic. She is very caring, and our patients love her kind spirit and happy nature.
Angie Port, Massage Therapist
Angie is a 2011 graduate of ISU School of Massage Therapy. Her experience includes Carpal Tunnel, sciatic pain, headache relief, lomi lomi massage, prenatal, whip lash, and deep tissue. Her massage involves a variety of modalities that are catered to the needs of her clients. Angie is the mother of 5 and enjoys all things outdoors. She also enjoys sewing, crocheting, cooking and running. Angie brings a lot of experience into our office and is greatly loved by our patients.
Jose Ceballos, Massage Therapist
Jose is a 2016 graduate of National Holistic Institute 900 program as a Massage Therapist and Health Educator. Jose works with a variety of conditions and creates a customized, outcome-driven treatment plan for each patient to address their health needs. He incorporates massage therapy with Corrective Exercises and Stretching to support each patient’s health care plan. While Sports Massage and Deep Tissue are his strength, function and pain relief are the main goal of every massage. Jose brings great experience and expertise to our office and is greatly loved by our patients.
Kylee Thomas, Receptionist
Kylee is the first one to greet you when you come to our office. She is the mother of one son who is her pride and joy. Kylee loves to watch him play football and is very proud of his accomplishments. She has a background in nursing and has worked in the medical field for many years. She brings a lot of fun and cheer to our office and enjoys helping our patients have a great experience.
Angela Larsen, Billing
Angela takes care of the billing in a timely manner. If you have any billing questions, she is the one who will help you out. Angela loves to road bike, walk, exercise and more. She has four grown children. Her favorite quote is, “Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive well-preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, chocolate in one hand, Pepsi in the other, body thoroughly used up, totally worn out and screaming Woohoo!”