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.
Dr. Zachary Lovell, DC
Dr. Lovell was born and raised in Idaho Falls. Growing up he loved sports, especially basketball. He served a two year mission in Arizona for the LDS church. While doing his undergrad he married his wife Katie and they now have 2 children. He received his bachelors degree at BYU-Idaho in Health Science and continued his education at the University of Western States where he received a bachelors in human biology and a doctorate in Chiropractic. He was inspired to help others recover from pain and injury after having a knee injury of his own. He felt that Chiropractic care was the best way for him not only help people recover from pain and injury but help them to improve their lifestyle to help prevent those things from becoming a problem in the future.
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.
Annie Sorenson, Massage Therapist
Annie was born and raised in Bountiful, Utah. She loves snowboarding, hiking, swimming, and spending time with friends and family. Growing up in a wellness focused family, her dad being a chiropractor, she developed a love for the human body. Annie graduated from Renaissance College of Massage Therapy in 2015 then later served a LDS mission in Mississippi. She loves living in Pocatello with her husband. With over 5 years of massage experience, Annie loves helping people with healing touch. She is a real asset to our team with her excellent skills and experience. She has a kind heart and thoroughly enjoys working with patients and helping them feel better through the benefits of massage therapy.
Macy Redford, Massage Therapist
Macy was born and raised in Inkom, Idaho. Growing up she enjoyed sports such as volleyball, basketball, and track. Macy is also an avid hunter. She enjoys fishing, shooting her bow and guns, camping, riding razors, riding horses, spending time with family and friends, basically anything outdoors. Macy developed a love for the way the body works and chose to pursue a career in massage therapy. She graduated from the College of Massage Therapy at Bingham Memorial Hospital in 2019 and is currently continuing her education in the field of Radiographic Sciences. Macy brings a lot of joy to our office and is very gifted as a massage therapist.
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!”