Dr. Abbie Mork has a passion for helping people improve their health. She is not like most chiropractors in the Des Moines area where the visit will be very quick in and out. She enjoys getting to know her patients and helping people find there own internal motivation to make a change in their life. Chiropractic, acupuncture, fitness, and nutrition are the tools she uses to help people make healthy life-style changes and develop healthy habits.
She was born and raised in the Des Moines area. She grew up in Adel just west of Des Moines and graduated from high school in 2002. While in high school she was very active in sports such as softball, volleyball and golf. After high school Dr. Abbie attended The University of Iowa. In 2006 she received a bachelors degree in sociology and also completed all of the prerequisites required to attend chiropractic school.
In the summer of 2006 she started Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. While attending school she had jobs that included being a research assistant, a rehabilitation intern and a clinical teaching assistant. She was also involved in Sports Council where they provided free chiropractic care to athletes and supporters at local sporting events. Also, she did a clinic abroad trip to Honduras where they provided free chiropractic services and provided education on chiropractic and its’ value in overall wellness. Also, while at school she completed the Certified Chiropractic Extremities Practitioner (C.C.E.P.) program. In February of 2010 she graduated from Palmer with hopes of finding employment in and around the Des Moines area.
Since graduating she has continued to receive continued education to help her better serve her patients. In 2011 she became a Certified Chiropractic Acupuncturist and a Corrective Exercise Specialist. Then, in 2012 she became a certified instructor for the local Red Cross to teach CPR, First Aid and Bloodborne Pathogens. Dr. Abbie looks forward to taking many more courses to help her not only become a better doctor, but ultimately to improve the quality of her care for her patients.
She has also developed the website Inspired Wellness DSM. You will find out more personal information about her. Also, you will get great information from not only Dr. Abbie, but other local health and fitness professionals right here in the 515 area code.
When Dr. Abbie is not at the clinic treating patients you will often find her spending time with family and friends and supporting the Iowa Hawkeyes. Her parents are Terry and Dana and she has two older sisters Erin and Shelby who are both married. They have given her four adorable nephews August, Johnny, Max, and Charlie. If she is not with family or friends you will most likely find her at 22nd Street Barbell where she does strength training, which allows her keep up with the physical demands of being a chiropractor.
If you would like to email Dr. Abbie Mork any questions or comments her email address is as follows: Dr.MorkDC@gmail.com