Dr. Jeffrey Smith is currently chairman of the Doctor's Speakers Bureau and is an active member of the Professional Speakers of Illoinois, The American Association for Therapeutic Humor, The National Speakers Association and The American Heart Association; and has trained at Chicago's renowned Second City. His studies have included specialized training to teach motivation and successful living. Dr. Smith has been a practicing Chiropractic Physician since 1979. He has a Bachelor's in Human Biology and received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from National College of Chiropractic in Lombard, Illinois. Additionally, Dr Smith has completed at least 250 hours per year in post-graduate training in the research and development of patient care. His studies have included X-Ray, Physiotherapy and Acupuncture as well as Nutrition and Fitness. As a practicing Chiropractor, Dr. Smith has treated over 30,000 people for aches and pains due to stress. He is frequently involved in fundraisers for charities such as Make A Wish Foundation of Illinois, The Greater Chicago Food Depository, Toys for Tots, Oak Park Food Pantry and many others. Dr. Smith is also the highly acclaimed author of, "Laughing, Loving, Living Your Way to a Stress-FREE Life."
Dr. Carly Smith is a passionate advocate for Chiorpractic, Nutrition and Living a Natural Lifestyle. After being introduced to wellness at Smith Chiropractic in 1997, she quickly found a profound love for Chiropractic and Natural Healing. She received a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education from Loyola University Chicago in 2000 where she completed her studies on full scholarship for basketball. Shortly therafter, she enrolled in the study of Science and Biology to continue her educational journey through Chiropractic School. She received her Bachelors Degree in Human Biology as well as her Chiropractic Physician's Degree from National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, Illinois. As a practicing Chiropractic Physician, Dr. Carly has enlightened thousands of patients on the benefits of living a healthier lifestyle. She has expanded her reach and influence beyond her practicing, offering presentations on the subjects of nutrition, weight loss, stress management, health and wellness. Using her health care background and 20 years of extensive additional training, Dr. Carly uses her compassionate coaching style to treat groups to a meaningful experience. You will discover new ways to handle stress, increase your energy, lose weight, improve your relationships and lead a more productive and happy life. Dr. Carly is the author of two books; "Living Thin, Healthy and Happy" and "Dr. Carly's 7 Steps to Lasting Health & Weight Loss."
Ale is a graduate from Everest College as a Certified Medical Assistant. Ale is the clinic coordinator at Smith Chiropractic and she will be the first person you meet when you walk into our office. Her welcoming smile and superb customer service will make you feel right at home. She is also our patient financial advisor so she will be able to assist you with all our financial and inurance concerns. She has been part of the Smith Chiropractic Health Care family for over 6 years. She has a beautiful and amazing 4 year old daughter named Allison (Ally).
Selene our New Patient Coordinator. She assists the doctors in performing thorough examinations and histories of yoru conditions. Her compassionate style will make you feel at ease and her extensive knowledge of the body will enlighten you to the benefits of chiropractic. Selene is passionate about helping others to live a healthy lifestyle that will enable them to live his/her life to their fullest. Becoming more active and improving her eating habits greatly improve the quality of her life and motivated her to seek more avenues like chiropractic health to continue to improve her wellness. Today she is a whole food plant based endurance althlete and has participated in a variety of races and triathlons. Her own health journey motivated her to become a certified personal trainer, corrective exercise specialist and obtain a masters of science in applied exercise science to help others achieve their health goals. On her down time, she enjoys going on outdoor adventures with her husband, Joe and two dogs, John Stewart and Shiera.
Brianda is one of our Chiropractic Assistants and she has been with the Smith Chiropractic family for over 2 years. Starting at Smith Chiropractic originally as a patient, she understands the benefits of chiropractic for her and her family. Whether behind the scenes helping with administration or hanging out in therapy or the adjusting area assisting the doctors, Brianda helps wherever she is needed and enjoys helping patients with their treatment. Her sweet disposition will bring a smile to your face. She is currently attending the Proviso Math and Science Academy and graduates from this year and hope that she will be joining us full-time. She loves to cook and is considering pursuing a possible career in the culinary arts.
As our newest Chiropractic Assistant, Odalis performs a wide array of services for our patients. She performs posture checks and muscle scans. She also assists the doctor during treatments and examinations. Her warm smile and sweet demeanor will make ou feel right at home. She has earned an Associates Degree in Science from the College of Dupage in 2019. She is currently in school to obtain a Bachelors Degree in Vascular Ultrasound from Rush University, estimated to graduate in 2021. Her favorite ways to destress are running, specifically in the triple crown races in Oak Park every year. She enjoys reading especially memoirs.