Meet our Team

Dr. Clark Eckert, D.C. - Chiropractor

Chiropractor Oak Ridge TN Clark Eckert

Dr. Eckert graduated from Indiana University with a bachelor’s of science degree in Biology.  He then received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 2010. Since then, he has been treating neurological and musculoskeletal conditions utilizing a variety of chiropractic techniques. Dr. Eckert has an integrated approach to healthcare where he combines chiropractic, physical therapy and functional medicine to optimize patient results. Dr. Eckert works closely with local medical doctors, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, MRI centers and pain management centers to ensure that each patient receives the care needed to return to optimal health. Dr. Eckert has extensive knowledge on treating patients following a motor vehicle accident. He has completed over 150 hours of specialized training in auto injury care and MRI.

Melinda Wassenaar - Family Nurse Practitioner

Chiropractic Oak Ridge TN Mindy Wassenaar Family Nurse PractitionerMindy Wassenaar is a Family Nurse Practitioner who received her Bachelor's of Science in Nursing from South College and her Master's of Science in Nursing from Tennessee Technological University. Mindy has two years of experience in primary care and believes in working as a team with her patients to achieve maximum health and physical potential is key. Mindy works as a physician extender to Dr. Eckert. She is certified and trained in trigger point injections and joint injections.



Monica Eckert – Billing Specialist/Rehab Supervisor

Monica Eckert received her Bachelors of Art in Political Science and Criminal Justice from Indiana University in 2006. She has worked in the rehabilitation department at Eckert Chiropractic for the past 7 years. She currently helps teach patients therapeutic exercises, sets patients up on electrical stimulation, traction and performs therapeutic ultrasound. She can also answer any insurance questions patients may have regarding their treatment.




Sandra Knoblock – Chiropractic Therapy Assistant

Sandra Knoblock joined Eckert Chiropractic Center in November of 2013. She is the lovely voice that answers the phone and greets patients as they arrive. She is also certified as a Chiropractic Therapy Assistant. She sets patients up on electrical stimulation and traction and performs therapeutic ultrasound.





Amber Teasley - Chiropractic Therapy Assistant

Chiropractic Oak Ridge TN Amber Teasley

Lauren Salamacha - Chiropractic Therapy Assistant

Chiropractic Oak Ridge TN Lauren Salamacha

Leanne Gibbs - Chiropractic Therapy Assistant

Chiropractic Oak Ridge TN Leanne Chiropractic Therapy AssistantLeanne Warren graduated in 2018 with a Bachelors in Exercise Science from Bob Jones University in Greenville, SC. With a desire to help individuals achieve relief from pain and to help them maintain a healthy lifestyle, Leanne currently assists with the physical therapy treatments, and is certified in instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization.





Sabrina Pinkston - Medical Receptionist


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9:00am - 1:00pm
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8:00am - 1:00pm


Eckert Chiropractic Center
1062 Oak Ridge Turnpike Suite B
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
(865) 220-8499

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