Meet the team

Chiropractor West Des Moines IA Josiah Fitzsimmons

Chiropractor

Dr. Fitzsimmons D.C.

Dr. Josiah Fitzsimmons is originally from Ames, IA. He played college football at South Dakota State and graduated cum laude with a bachelor's degree in Exercise Science and a master's degree in Nutrition, Exercise and Food Sciences in a five year span. He then attended the fountainhead, Palmer College of Chiropractic.

After completing his residency out in Denver, he came back to West Des Moines to open VERO, a state of the art, neurologically based health center. Dr. Josiah has extensive training and experience in pregnancy, pediatrics, athletics, and overall wellness promotion. He has seen results with chiropractic for infertility, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, fibromyalgia, chronic pain, migraines, sinusitis, arthritis, acute pain, and much more. He has also had the opportunity to watch many children benefit from chiropractic care with health issues like autism, ADHD, colic, bed wetting, and ear infections. Dr. Josiah is a member of the International Chiropractic Association, the West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce, the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce, the West Side Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Des Moines Partnership, the Young Professionals Connection and genYP.

Dr. Josiah's passion is to educate and support the families of West Des Moines and the greater Des Moines area through neurologically based chiropractic care so that babies, children, and adults may live a life of greater health. In his spare time, Dr. Josiah loves to spend time with his wife and son, read books and workout.

Certifications Include:

  • Advanced Proficiency Certified in Torque Release Technique
  • International Chiropractic Pediatrics Association Member
  • Webster Technique Certified
  • International Academy of Advanced Chiropractic Orthopedics Symposium on Lower Extremities Certification
  • International Academy of Advanced Chiropractic Orthopedics Symposium on Upper Extremities Certification
  • Vogt Leadership Society Member
  • American College of Sports Medicine Certified Health and Fitness Specialist
  • Master of Science: Nutrition and Exercise Science
  • Bachelors of Science: Exercise Science
  • Board Certified in Neuropathy (BCN)

Chiropractor West Des Moines IA Josiah Fitzsimmons AMPEDDr. Josiah was the first student in the history of the AMPED Chiropractic Conferences to be a main speaker on stage. He spoke to more than 1000 people about what it means to have true commitment to your priorities in life. AMPED is a chiropractic communication and business organization that Dr. Josiah was a leader for during his time at Palmer College of Chiropractic.


Chiropractor West Des Moines IA Josiah Fitzsimmons SpeakingBefore opening VERO Dr. Josiah spoke at Cleveland University in Overland Park, KS about what students can do in school to be prepared for success immediately upon graduation.


Chiropractor West Des Moines IA Josiah Fitzsimmons SpeakingDr. Josiah had the pleasure of speaking at the Des Moines Botanical Gardens at a Young Professional Connections event.

Chiropractor West Des Moines IA Logan Dabney

Chiropractor

Dr. Dabney D.C.

Dr. Logan Dabney is originally from Centerville, IA. He attended Centerville High School where he discovered that his passions were in health and science. He achieved this passion from being a frequent visitor to his hometown chiropractor, Dr. Larry Heffron.

Spending countless hours following Dr. Heffron around in his high school years gave him a huge appreciation for the wonderful healing potential of the body and pushed him to dedicate his future studies to chiropractic. He then attended the University of Northern Iowa where he majored in Pre-Med/Chiropractic Biology. Dr. Logan went on and attended the fountainhead, Palmer College of Chiropractic, to complete his graduate studies.

During his time at Palmer, Dr. Logan was heavily involved in Torque Release Technique (TRT) and has advanced proficiency certification in this technique. He enjoyed spending time outside of class helping students learn how to adjust. He also spent many weekends attending various seminars across the country to improve his knowledge on the many techniques of chiropractic.

Dr. Logan is so excited to be joining the VERO team to be able to educate Central Iowa on the amazing healing potential of the body. In his spare time, Dr. Logan enjoys hunting, golfing, going to the gym, fishing, and hanging out with his charcoal lab named Bella.

Certifications include:

  • Advanced Proficiency Certified in Torque Release Technique
  • International Academy of Advanced Chiropractic Orthopedics Symposium on
  • Lower Extremities Certification
  • Basic Certification of Activator Technique
  • Member of the Iowa Chiropractic Society
Chiropractor West Des Moines IA Scott Coyle

Chiropractor

Dr. Coyle D.C.

Dr. E. Scott Coyle is originally from Waterloo, IA. He graduated from Pepperdine University with a bachelor's of science degree in Sports Medicine. He then attended Palmer College of Chiropractic-West. After practicing in California for several years, he came back to Knoxville, IA in 1997, where he practiced until 2016.

Dr. Coyle then worked in robotic spine/brain surgery for 2 years with Mazor Robotics. He then practiced in Lawrence, KS for 2 years before returning home to join the VERO team. He has seen great results with chiropractic for chronic neck, mid back, low back pain, headaches, arthritis, fibromyalgia, ear infections and allergies.

Dr. Coyle enjoys spending time with his two teenagers, family, and girlfriend. He enjoys exercising, biking, hiking, outdoor activities, and reading.

Certifications Include:

  • Advanced Proficiency Certified in Torque Release Technique
  • Basic Certification of Activator Technique
  • Member of American College of Sports Medicine
  • Member of Iowa Chiropractic Society
Chiropractor West Des Moines IA Jeff Gilbert

Chiropractor

Dr. Gilbert D.C.

Dr. Jeff is originally from West Des Moines, IA. He discovered a love for helping people improve their health early in life. Through mentorship from Dr. John Barakat with support and guidance from his parents, Ivan and Kathy, he chose to specialize in chiropractic to focus on improving and developing one’s health rather than just treating disease.

His journey to chiropractic care included earning his undergraduate degree from Central College followed by attending Palmer College of Chiropractic to obtain his Doctor of Chiropractic degree.

Dr. Gilbert has practiced for over 20 years in the Des Moines area with the Torque Release Technique and Blair Upper Cervical technique. He has enjoyed success in treating migraine headaches, Meniere's disease, fibromyalgia, vertigo, post-concussion syndrome, back pain, and sports injuries. His greatest joy in practice is partnering with patients to achieve their goals for increased life potential and health. “There is nothing sweeter than seeing someone’s eyes and mind open up to the possibility that there is something better to strive for!”

Dr. Jeff is married to his lovely wife, Michelle, and they have a vibrant and active teenager named Chloe. He enjoys mentoring his daughter in her musical and athletic activities, playing the piano, traveling with his family, and volunteering with the National Ski Patrol. He and Michelle are active members at Northpoint Church in Johnston, Iowa as well.

Certifications:

  • Board Eligible Certified Chiropractic Wellness Practitioner
  • Advanced Proficiency Certified in Torque Release Technique
  • Basic Certification of Activator Technique
  • Member of the Iowa Chiropractic Society
Chiropractor West Des Moines IA Lianna Hunt

Chiropractor

Dr. Hunt D.C.

Dr. Lianna Hunt is originally from Dubuque, IA. At an early age, she was a member of the United States of America Gymnastics & Tumbling Association teams where she developed an understanding of human anatomy and biomechanics.

She attended Iowa State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology. She furthered her education at Logan University, College of Chiropractic, where she gained a greater level of appreciation for the human body as a self-healing organism when the nervous system functions optimally.

She spent two years practicing in San Diego, CA, growing her knowledge in gentle, neurologically-based chiropractic care with a focus on pregnancy and pediatrics. She also treated a former professional hockey player, various other athletes, patients with multiple concussions, autoimmune diseases, headaches, migraines, and neck/mid-back/low back/extremity pain.

She is excited to serve alongside the VERO team and help educate the community about the connection between the brain, body, and mind! In her free time, Dr. Hunt enjoys practicing yoga and meditation, hiking, biking, creating healthy recipes, and reading.

Certifications:

  • Advanced Proficiency Certified in Torque Release Technique
  • Basic Certification of Activator Technique
  • Member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association

OFFICE HOURS


Monday
9:30am - 1:00pm
3:00pm - 6:00pm


Tuesday
3:00pm - 6:00pm


Wednesday
9:30am - 1:00pm
3:00pm - 6:00pm


Thursday
9:30am - 1:00pm
3:00pm - 6:00pm


Friday
9:30am - 1:00pm


Saturday
Closed

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VERO
5525 Mills Civic Parkway Suite 120
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515) 422-9552