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Austin Chiropractic  Family

About Us

 

Dr. Sarah and her husband Timothy Shane Duke have always been gifted in helping people of all ages stay healthy and pain free.

After they birthed their 3 children through a midwife they grew passionate about promoting health and wellness throughout the birthing process. It became their vision to create a family practice that combines their talents in chiropractic and massage to nurture an optimal birthing experience for families both prenatal and postpartum.

Together, Dr. Sarah and Shane are a healing force beyond compare. 

Dr. Sarah Duke, DC, LMT

Chiropractor in Austin

Dr. Sarah Duke started her career as a massage therapist in 2003. After working for a few years, she realized that she was designed for a greater purpose and finished her chiropractic degree in 2015.

When Dr. Sarah became pregnant in 2007, the birthing coach recommended that Dr. Sarah utilize a chiropractor to prepare her hips for birth, and this was her first introduction to the chiropractic profession. Dr. Sarah’s chiropractor educated her about maintaining the nervous system through routine care, and her baby was adjusted from birth.

The birth of her second child in 2009 really drove the importance of chiropractic home for Dr. Sarah because the new baby was having difficulty latching due to jaw retraction. Since the baby was under care from birth, this problem was resolved in a couple of days instead of the couple of weeks it would have taken without care. Dr. Sarah truly believes that this was the biggest reason that the baby was able to breastfeed successfully.

After this experience, Dr. Sarah developed several new massage techniques for expectant mothers, sports injuries and kids and began the ICPA pregnancy and pediatric certification program. She was able to take this knowledge into the birthing center with her and help her own newborn recover from respiratory distress with her first adjustment. She also had multiple opportunities to adjust other pregnant Moms through this program.

Timothy Shane Duke, LMT

Massage Therapist, Austin

Timothy Shane Duke has over 20 years of experience in the massage industry. Throughout this experience, he has worked for several chiropractors, spas and private practices.

He takes great pride in the technical skills that he’s developed throughout the years and has truly created a customized approach to massage.

He continued his education post graduation, and has now mastered nearly every massage modality available. Shane specializes in Lomi Lomi, Craniosacral Therapy, Somato Emotional Release and prenatal massage. He creates a one of a kind experience for his clients.

 

Katy Yount, LMT

Austin Massage Specialist

Katy Yount has been a licensed massage therapist since 2008. She has practiced massage therapy and managed spas for over 10 years, giving her the experience she needs to customize her therapeutic sessions and fit clients with the best modalities for their needs.

Having the opportunity to work with hundreds of massage therapists over the years has allowed her to learn many technical skills through receiving and understanding the benefits first hand. She has also continued her education to master several techniques which she has incorporated into her practice. Katy believes in using many modalities during one session to maximize the benefits of the massage for her client’s needs.

She specializes in Myofascial Release, Sports Therapy, Swedish/Relaxation, and Hot Stone Therapy. She understands the importance of giving a full body massage while focusing on the client’s wants and needs so that the client may bring attention to hidden tension patterns.

Chiropractic and Massage are healing arts

Dr. Sarah & Shane do not see chiropractic or massage as only a therapy. They are healing arts. Healing arts are both technical and creative practices that promote healing, wellness, and personal change in the practitioner as well as the recipient. To excel in chiropractic and massage you must be proficient in not only the technical aspect but you must also find your own artistic flare.

Our Approach

Individual Care

We understand that every patient is unique & our approach is based on the individual.

Holistic Approach

We do not provide chiropractic care without understanding the cause of an issue.

Trustworthy

Our patients trust us so much, which can be seen with all the postivie reviews we have on Google.

Safe

When it comes to child chiropractic and massage, be assured that your child is in safe hands.

Post Therapy Care

We do not  focus on one time care. We develop treatment plans to keep you well with repeated followups and exercise therapy.

Emergency Care

When you find yourself in an emergency pain situation, we are here to help.

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We are a chiropractic and massage therapy team that is deeply committed to helping mothers have the best birth their bodies can have. We believe that a strong beginning in this life can set the pace for a healthier future. We want to help your whole family stay well at any stage of life. Let us be an ally in your family’s health.

Questions? Contact us.

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