Assistant Professor, Clinical Practice
Dr. Anna Jurik is a chiropractic physician and a registered and licensed dietitian and nutritionist. She received a BS in exercise physiology from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a BS in dietetics from the University of Kentucky. She earned her doctor of chiropractic degree in 2005 and a master of science degree in advanced clinical practice in 2011--both from National University.
Dr. Jurik also holds a number of certifications and has trained in numerous fields including Graston deep tissue technique, Kinesio Taping, acupuncture, fitness, rehabilitation, and physical medicine.
Currently, Dr. Jurik works for NUHS as both a part-time lecturer in nutrition and biochemistry and a clinical dietitian/nutritionist in the Whole Health Center - Lombard. She also maintains a private practice off-campus.
Dr. Jurik's overall philosophy is to treat the whole person and to integrate with other health care providers as needed, enabling her patients to receive the best care possible.