Meet the Team

Dr. Carrie Verkuilen, D.C.

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Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Jennifer Skibba, D.C.

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Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Crystal Urban, ND, MSOM, L.Ac

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  Naturopathic doctor, licensed acupuncturist and herbalist  

Terese Hintz

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Licensed Massage Therapist 

Dawn-Rae Dickson

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Licensed Massage Therapist 

Dr. Carrie Verkuilen, D.C.

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 Dr. Carrie Verkuilen is originally from Appleton, Wisconsin. She earned her Doctorate from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa in 1999. Since graduating, she has completed her certification in nutritional counseling. Her goal is to be able to help people achieve health and wellness through a combination of chiropractic and nutrition. Dr. Carrie has been practicing in Shawano since 2003 and has enjoyed her years at her office, Verkuilen Chiropractic & Wellness Center. She is committed to patient education and community service. 


In addition to the curriculum at Palmer Chiropractic College, Dr. Carrie has had advanced training in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sports-related injuries. She had obtained a Rehabilitation Certificate in 2009 from NorthWestern Health Science. Dr. Carrie is eager to treat patients of all ages in order to encourage optimal health within the entire family. Her office has been awarded “Best of Wolf River Region” for her work as a chiropractor in Shawano for 3 consecutive years. Recently she has been awarded Shawano Country Chamber of Commerce “2013 Small Business of the Year”. 


In her spare time, Dr. Carrie enjoys spending time with her husband, Mark, and son, William. She has been an active member of Shawano, in organizations such as Rotary, Junior Achievement and the Shawano Country Chamber. Dr. Carrie has served as President of Shawano Country Chamber Board in 2010 and is still an active member. 

Education

 *  Bachelor of Science 

 *  Doctor of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa ~ 1999

 *  Nutritional Counseling Certification, Wisconsin ~ 2007 

 * Rehabilitation Certification ~ 2009 

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Licensure & Associations

 *  Licensed Doctor of Chiropractic, Wisconsin ~ 1999-Present

 *  Member of the Wisconsin Chiropractic Association (WCA)

 *  Member of Rotary Club

 *  Executive Board Member of Shawano Country Chamber 

Dr. Jennifer Skibba, D.C.

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 Dr. Jenny Skibba is originally from Waunakee, WI. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin—La Crosse. In addition to graduating Magna Cum Laude at Palmer College of Chiropractic, Dr. Skibba has also completed over 600 hours of continuing education in the areas of chiropractic medicine, advanced adjusting techniques, physiotherapy, neurology, TMJ and extremity treatments, sports performance, soft tissue techniques and nutrition. Dr. Skibba has taken courses in pediatrics, Lumbar Flexion— Distraction, Thompson Technique, Activator, myofascial release and many others. Dr. Skibba shares her compassion and received invaluable experience providing free health care in a less fortunate part of Brazil. 


To stay healthy and active, Dr. Jen enjoys chasing around her children, Blake, Jax and Kinley, bike rides with her husband Tyler, as well as boating and all the exciting activities that come along with it. Only second to her love of chiropractic is her passion for cooking. Her goal is ensuring your family achieves optimal health through personalized treatment and patient education. 

Education

 *  Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse ~ 2008

 *  Doctor of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa ~ 2012 

Licensure & Associations

 *  Licensed Doctor of Chiropractic, Wisconsin ~ 2012-Present 

Dr. Crystal Urban, ND, MSOM, L.Ac

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Dr. Urban is a Naturopathic doctor, licensed acupuncturist and herbalist at Earth Integrated Medicine, LLC. She blends the latest in evidence based medicine with Chinese Medicine principles to investigate and treat the root cause of each patient’s illness. Dr. Urban does not employ “protocols”, but rather tailors a treatment plan specific to each patient’s unique situation and needs.


Dr. Urban earned her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine and Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine from National University of Natural Medicine and a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Conservation from University of Wisconsin-River Falls. She has practiced in the United States and abroad since 2001.


She currently practices in offices located in Shawano, the Green Bay area and Wausau. She’s is also an organic farmer who is currently growing Elderberry and both Western and Chinese herbs to be used for medicinals and teaching purposes. Dr. Urban lectures to professional groups and civic organizations, writes articles and teaches Qi Gong.

Terese Hintz

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Licensed Massage Therapist

 Terese has been practicing as a massage therapist since 2001 and has been at Verkuilen Chiropractic & Wellness Center since 2010. She attended Blue Sky School of Massage in 2000; she graduated and was licensed in 2001. Terese has worked in different types of massage industries including privately-owned businesses, salons and at the Day Spa in DePere. She has also worked at Blue Sky School of Massage as a teaching assistant and clinic supervisor. 


Terese utilizes a number of techniques in her work ranging from therapeutics, somatics, kinesiology, neuromuscular, gate assessment, body stabilization, deep tissue and sports massage. She also uses different types of energy, treatment, Reiki, polarity and spa treatments such as hot stone massage. Terese varies the amount of pressure she uses to accommodate each individual client. She also incorporates Swedish massage techniques and a combination of all modalities to offer the best care possible. 

Specialties

  • Deep Tissue
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Neuro-Muscular Therapy
  • Pelvic Stabilization
  • Sports Massage
  • Reflexology
  • Relaxation Massage
  • Chakra Work
  • Reiki
    • Master in Usui
    • Karuna Lightarian

Dawn-Rae Dickson

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Licensed Massage Therapist

 Dawn-Rae has been practicing as a massage therapist since 2012 and has been at Verkuilen Chiropractic & Wellness Center since 2014. 


Dawn-Rae is a licensed massage therapist and Usui Reiki Master. She is trained in a multiple of modalities, therapeutic and energy treatments: Cranial Sacral, Reiki, polarity, acupressure, reflexology, Swedish, facial and therapeutic massages. It is Dawn’s mission to inspire and educate people in the connection of the mind, body and soul for complete wellness throughout life using massage therapy and energy work. 

Specialties

  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Comfort Touch
  • Acupressure Therapy
  • Skin Rolling
  • Cupping Technique
  • Ayurvedic Breathing Technique
  • Body Scrub/Butter Massge
  • Energy Work
    • Reiki - Usui Master
    • Healing Touch