Meet The Team
Chiropractor David Klungness D.C.
Dr. Klungness studied pre-med Biology at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Klungness received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life University in Georgia in 2005, after completing 4 years of professional instruction, including one year internship at the Life University Clinics.
After graduating from Life University Dr. Klungness moved to the Pacific Northwest and initially practiced in the Tacoma and Seattle area, before relocating to the Yakima Valley in 2014.
Dr. Klungness utilizes a variety of techniques depending on the patient. Including but not limited to; manual adjusting; instrument adjusting, soft tissue work, Thompson drop table, and a traction table to work the thoracic and lumbar regions.
Dr. Klungness is proficiency rated in Activator and Gonstead techniques is certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, and a member of Washington State Chiropractor Association.
Dr. Klungness believes Chiropractic can help those who are in pain as well as patients who want to live at their highest potential. He is continually researching new techniques and therapies in order to ensure his patients receive the highest level of care available.
Kimberly Simonsen, Chiropractic Assistant
Kimberly has been working in the chiropractic field for over 15 years. She handles all the front desk management of the West Valley clinic and is the go to person for any scheduling or billing questions. As a regular chiropractic patient herself, Kimberly enjoys watching patients achieve wellness through chiropractic care!
Monica Sun Rice, Massage Therapist
With over six years of training in China in as a Medical Clinician, Acupuncturist and Massage Therapist, Monica’s background is like none other in Yakima County. With her vast knowledge of the human body, she is able to find specific points of tension and pain in her patients, and create personalized treatment.
Her techniques include; Chinese Aijiu Therapy, Tui-na, acupressure massage, cupping, Guasha, lymph draining massage, Swedish massage, integrated massage technique, cranial sacral therapy, geriatric massage, and pre-natal massage.
Monica’s superior skills combined with her professionalism and caring for her patients make her massages both therapeutic and a rejuvenating.
Come find out why her patients say she is the best therapist they have ever tried!
Rogelio Herrera, Massage Therapist
Treating patients since 2004, Roger has over 15 years of experience with massage.
With a unique background assisting in exercise rehab, Roger has extensive knowledge of both dealing with injuries (such a sports injury or auto accident) and daily aliments (i.e. conditions related to daily work at a computer).
By using a combination of techniques including trigger point, deep tissue massage, instrument massaging and hydroculator, patients receive individualized and effective treatments.
Bilingual in both English and Spanish, Roger is able to efficiently treat a diverse group of patients. He brings a personalized and professional experience to every massage.
Sarah Warninger, Office Manager
Here to support Dr. Klungness and staff, Sarah has been the office manager at West Valley Chiropractic for the past six years. She is the extra hands to handle any patient concerns or requests that may arise.
A chiropractic patient her entire life, Sarah is an advocate for the healthy lifestyle that chiropractic promotes.
|Monday||8am - 12pm|
2pm - 6:30pm
|Tuesday||2pm - 6:30pm|
|Wednesday||8am - 12pm|
2pm - 6:30pm
|Thursday||2pm - 6:30pm|
|Friday||8am - 12pm|
2pm - 6:30pm
7200 West Nob Hill Boulevard #9
Yakima, WA 98908
At the Meadowbrook Mall