Dr. Karen Pristavec
Dr. Karen Pristavec was born and raised in Georgia and spent most of her time growing up playing soccer. It was growing up with a love of sports and dealing with different injuries that led to an appreciation of manual therapies and alternative healthcare. After high school, she went to Georgia State University and received a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science. She then moved to Houston, Texas for an internship working with athletes of various skill levels at the Hermann Memorial Hospital specializing in pre-habilitation and rehabilitation. Following her internship, she attended New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, New York and completed clinical rotations at Depew Chiropractic Clinic in Buffalo, New York. Dr. Pristavec is trained in many techniques including Diversified adjusting, Activator instrument assisted adjusting, various soft tissue techniques, flexion and distraction technique, and rehabilitation services. She is also full spine certified in Active Release Technique and is certified by the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association for Webster Technique.