Ben Hokenson DC, DACBSP – Chiropractor
What Dr. Ben lacks in a sales pitch, he makes up for it with real, transparent communication and a strong set of clinical skills. He holds an advanced practice certification in sports medicine as a diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians and keeps current with the best evidence-based soft tissue and strength and mobility techniques. If you don’t fancy yourself as sporty, don’t let that stop you. If you’re motivated to get better and stronger, he is ready to get to work with you!
Prior to turning pro as a chiropractor, he was a ski patroller, a carpenter, a kayak and raft guide, a mountain biker, and a traveler. There is no downtime with a wonderful wife, two young daughters, self-created projects, and the need to keep the bike, paddleboard, raft, and skis all in service.
Kyle Bangs DC, MS, CCSP, CSCS – Chiropractor
Dr. Kyle Bangs is a native to the Pacific Northwest — growing up hiking, fishing and staying active with various sports and recreation in SW Washington. He’s graduated with his Doctorate of Chiropractic and Master of Science in Sports Medicine from the University of Western States in Portland, OR and has a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Washington State University. Dr. Kyle is a fitness fanatic and maintains his Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and his Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician through the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (ACBSP). He brings together his clinical experiences with his knowledge of exercise science and training to make sure people are able to stay active and strong throughout the treatment process!
Brittany Burdick LMT – Massage Therapist
With multiple bodily injuries as a child, Brittany knew she wanted to go into healthcare for a career. While working for two naturopaths in SW Portland she made the decision to attend massage school to further her fascination with human body. She graduated from East West College of the Healing Arts in 2012 and was licensed the same year. Specializing in deep tissue, trigger point therapy and myofascial release Brittany has worked on a variety of clients from Olympic athletes, moms-to-be, CrossFit folks and those who simply wish to relax! In her spare time, she maintains a mini-farm complete with a large garden, chickens, and a labradoodle named Caliber. Her and her husband enjoy all the Pacific Northwest has to offer hiking, camping, standup jet skiing, and snowshoeing, there is always an adventure brewing!
You’ll find Peace answering phone calls or happily greeting patients at the front desk as they arrive at their appointments. She loves to chat and is happy to help answer any questions you might have. Peace loves to be active whenever she can whether it’s teaching dance classes, taking classes herself, or discovering the amazing views and adventures the Pacific Northwest has to offer.
Melissa has been apart of the Function Performance Sport Chiropractic team since 2016. She is currently a licensed Chiropractic Assistance and also works at the front desk assisting patients with scheduling and paperwork while managing the behind the scenes work with referrals and insurance companies. If you’ve called the clinic before, chances are you’ve already talked to Melissa!
Melissa lives in Oregon City with her husband and two kids. When she’s not working, you’ll find her spending time with her family and friends while camping, traveling, listening to music or having dance parties with her boys! She’s also a great baker; ask her for her favorite ketogenic treat recipe!