Dr. Kelly Coogan has been a licensed chiropractor since 1997 when she graduated from Life West Chiropractic College in Northern California. She has worked abroad in England, Ireland and Italy. She is bilingual and speaks Spanish from living on the border of the US and Mexico for a number of years.
Dr. Kelly is certified in Webster technique, and Cox technique, but also practices Mayan Abdominal Massage, Drop table, Activator, SOT and many other techniques that range from very gentle to more vigorous manipulation styles. She learned Craniosacral Therapy from Carol Gray utilizing the gentle effectiveness of the modality to help patients with a variety of issues.
Kelly studied at the Ayurvedic Institute with Dr. Vasant Lad in Albuquerque and has her certification as a Ayurvedic Lifestyle consultant. She had her own practice in Albuquerque, New Mexico for 15 years and only recently sold it to move to Portland with her husband, Rich. She enjoys hiking, yoga, meditation, drumming, dancing and swimming. Dedicated to exploring, Kelly is an avid traveler, finding joy in experiencing new cultures and landscapes.