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1310 Tower Lane NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 US

319-366-2518

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Meet the Doctors

Dr. Kourtné Shanahan Powell and Dr. Michael Powell
Powell Chiropractic
A Functional Neurology and Family Chiropractic Care Clinic
1310 Tower Lane NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319.366.2518

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Dr. Mike Powell and Dr. Kourtne Shanahan use a "whole person approach" when taking care of their patients. By combining the very best hands-on-technique, state of the art physiotherapy procedures, and providing the newest and best natural vitamins and mineral supplements on the market today, Dr. Powell and Dr Shanahan are able to help you to accelerate and/or maintain your journey to good health.

Dr. Michael K. Powell, DC, DACNB
Chiropractic Neurologist

CURRICULUM VITAE

PROFESSIONAL

Private Practice
Powell Chiropractic Clinic - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Chiropractic neurologic evaluation and care, consultations

Postgraduate Faculty - Clinical Neurology
Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies - Cape Canaveral, Florida
Associate Professor for Diplomate Neurology Program 2001-present

Logan College of Chiropractic - Chesterfield, Missouri
Associate Professor for Diplomate Neurology Program 1998-2000

Parker Chiropractic College - Dallas, Texas
Associate Professor for Diplomate Neurology Program 1999

In addition to his private practice, Dr. Powell serves as an instructor, teaching other doctors how to help patients with difficult neurologic presentations. Over the years his affiliation with the Carrick Institute has taken him to lecture in the US, Canada and Europe. Each year he instructs approximately 150 hours of postgraduate coursework in clinical neurology.  Lecturer - Clinical neurology and other topics to doctors of Chiropractic, educators, neurologic rehabilitation specialists, patient and advocate organizations and students ranging from elementary, middle school, high school, undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate levels.

Author - Journal of the International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation
Journal of Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics


EDUCATION

Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Neurological Board - 1997
Logan College of Chiropractic - Chesterfield, Missouri

Doctor of Chiropractic - 1995
Logan College of Chiropractic - Chesterfield, Missouri

Bachelor of Arts -1987
Biology Education - Minor in Coaching
University of Northern Iowa - Cedar Falls, Iowa


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND RECOGNITION

Iowa Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Appointed by Governor Tom Vilsack 2003, 2006 and Governor Chet Culver in 2009-2012
Co-Chair of Continuing Education Committee

Brain Injury Association of America

Brain Injury Association of Iowa: East Central Area
Elected to board position 2003

American Chiropractic Association Council on Neurology

Iowa Chiropractic Society

Partners in Education
Chairman for Brain Awareness-Cedar Rapids 2002 -present

Postdoctoral and Related Professional Education Award
Logan College 1995

Kourtné Shanahan Powell, DC

Specializing in Pregnancy, Child and Wellness Care

CURRICULUM VITAE

PROFESSIONAL

Private Practice
Powell Chiropractic Clinic - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Child, Wellness and Pregnancy care

EDUCATION

Currently taking coursework in nutrition from Northwestern Health Sciences University

Logan College of Chiropractic - Chesterfield, Missouri

Doctor of Chiropractic - 1996
Logan College of Chiropractic - Chesterfield, Missouri


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND RECOGNITION

Iowa Chiropractic Society

Partners in Education
Co-Chair for Brain Awareness-Cedar Rapids 2002 -present

Dr. Mike Powell and Dr. Kourtne Shanahan have been freeing people from pain since 1996 in their clinic in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. "As Chiropractors with experience, we are  committed to promoting the health and well being of our patients."

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8 am - 12 pm

2 pm - 6 pm

Tuesday:

8 am

6 pm

Wednesday:

8 am - 12 pm

2 pm - 6 pm

Thursday:

Closed

Closed

Friday:

8 am

6 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Closed

Locations

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Testimonials

Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "The staff at Powell Chiro is excellent- very professional, knowledgeable, efficient, and personable. I had a great experience and will come back in the future for additional adjustments, etc. as needed."
    John Bohn, 2017
  • "The therapies were successful beyond my wildest hopes, I went from bed-ridden to being able to be active."
    Charles, 2017

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