Dr. Rory McKenna is a highly skilled and educated chiropractor serving patients at Essential Chiropractic and Health Center in Palos Heights. Dr. McKenna earned his undergraduate degree in Exercise Science and Health Promotions from the University of Iowa.
Alicia Belcher is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner credentialed through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). She received her Bachelors in Science in Nursing from Lewis University. She received her Masters in Science in Nursing from Olivet Nazarene University with high distinction Honors in 2015.
Prior to joining Essential Chiropractic and Wellness, Alicia worked in pain management as well as orthopedics for over three years. Her career started as a registered nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Working as an ICU nurse for over 12 years has taught her to treat the patient as a whole and not just a diagnosis.
Alicia bring empathy, compassion and an individualized approach to her patients. She strives to educate and engage them in their health and care as much as possible. When she is not in the office she enjoys spending time with her husband and two girls Savanna (8) and Saige (3).