Aaron Erndt D.C., CCSP®
Dr. Aaron Erndt is a 2001 graduate of Mount Vernon Nazarene University. He then attended Palmer College of Chiropractic where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic in spring of 2005. Dr. Aaron is now a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP®). This certification gives chiropractors an advanced understanding of neurological and musculoskeletal function; as well as specialized knowledge of sports injuries, in turn helping athletes to optimize their athletic performance.
Dr. Aaron is a member of the Ohio State Chiropractic Association and the Christian Chiropractic Association. Dr. Aaron, his wife Cindy, and children Sophie and Sam, are very active in the Big Walnut Community. He is involved with the youth ministry at Sunbury Christian Church, helps with the Big Walnut Civic Association, and has served on the Board of Directors for Big Walnut Friends Who Share. In his free time, Dr. Aaron enjoys running, cycling, and spending time with his beloved dog, Lulu.
Gabriel Mendenhall D.C., CCSP®
Dr. Gabriel Mendenhall is a 1999 graduate of The Ohio State University. He attended Life University where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2006. Dr. Gabe is a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP®). This certification gives Dr. Gabe a greater understanding of how performance is affected when a tissue has been overly stressed or injured. Dr. Gabe’s specialized knowledge of sports injuries assists him in helping athletes to optimize their athletic performance. Dr Gabe, his wife Sarah, and their children enjoy living in the Big Walnut community.
Jeff Willoughby D.C.
Dr. Jeff Willoughby is a 2008 graduate of the University of Toledo where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. He attended the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic in December of 2011.
Dr. Jeff uses his history of involvement in many types of sports, as well as his continuing education in neurology, to take a unique and effective approach to chiropractic care. He has been involved in multiple chiropractic mission trips to the Dominican Republic, providing chiropractic care to third-world villages and assisting in the building of an orphanage near Puerto Plata that is home to over 40 children. Dr. Jeff enjoys his home life with his wife Michelle and their daughters Raegan, Jacinda, and Nora.
Amanda Golden D.C., CACCP
Dr. Amanda Golden graduated from The Ohio State University in 2005 with a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences. She went on to Texas Chiropractic College in Houston where she earned a Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2009. She owned her own practice for 6 years in Houston before moving back to Ohio with her husband, Robert, to raise their four children closer to her family. Dr. Amanda has completed over 200 extra hours in pediatric and maternity continuing education to earn a CACCP, a certification in pediatric chiropractic by the Academy Council of Chiropractic Pediatrics. She is also certified in Webster Technique through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. Dr. Amanda has a passion for chiropractic care in pregnancy as it is vital to the normal physiological function of both the mother and baby throughout pregnancy and birth.
A. Renee Allen D.C.
Dr. A. Renee Allen is a graduate of Mount Vernon Nazarene University where she was on the Women’s Soccer team. She continued her education at Sherman College of Chiropractic in South Carolina, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2015. Dr. Allen offers Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manual Therapy (IASTM) treatments. IASTM is a skilled intervention that includes the use of specialized tools to manipulate the skin, myofascia, muscles, and tendons. Dr. Allen is a member of the Ohio State Chiropractic Association. She enjoys fitness and playing soccer with her husband, Chris, and their son, CJ.
Dr. Thomas Erndt
Dr. Thomas Erndt received his pre-med undergraduate degree from West Point in 1973, after which he served five years in the U.S. Army rising to the rank of Captain. He completed his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at Palmer College of Chiropractic located in Davenport, Iowa in 1981. Dr. Tom graduated with top honors of Summa Cum Laude. He has been in private practice for over 30 years in Sunbury, Ohio. During that time he has been active with the Central Ohio Chiropractic Association, the Ohio State Chiropractic Association, and the Christian Chiropractic Association. He and his wife, Janice, are active with their local church as well as several civic organizations. Dr. Tom has frequently lectured on various healthcare topics and is available for future speaking engagements.
Dr. Erndt officially retired in 2020.
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