Dr. Heidi Salonek
Dr. Heidi was born and raised in Hibbing, Minnesota. She received an Associate of Arts degree and an Associate of Science degree from Hibbing Community College and then transferred to the University of Wisconsin–River Falls to complete her undergraduate studies with a major in biology and minor in chemistry. Dr. Heidi attended Northwestern College of Chiropractic and received her Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 2000. She also took a year of post-graduate studies to become certified in pediatric care. She practiced as an associate doctor for five years and in April of 2006, along with Dr. Smetana, opened up Oak Springs Chiropractic: A Creating Wellness Center.
In 2006, Dr. Salonek became a Creating Wellness Practitioner with extensive training in administering customized wellness programs for individuals. She went on to receive advanced training to be certified as a corporate wellness consultant and coach. Integrating her training as a doctor of chiropractic with Creating Wellness programs, she has become an outstanding coach, motivator, public speaker, and passionate advocate for creating a healthier community.
Dr. Salonek is a member of the International Pediatric Chiropractic Association and is certified as a pediatric chiropractor. Her specialty and passion lies in specific and gentle techniques to care for women and children. This training has helped a large number of women through the many body changes of pregnancy and also has helped alleviate numerous cases of childhood illnesses such as ear infections, colic, reflux, spinal stress, and torticollis.
Dr. Heidi is an active member of the North St Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Rotary Club and resides in Roseville, Minnesota with her family. She enjoys reading, exercising, playing outside, spending quality time with her family and close friends, fishing, gardening, and volunteering in the community.