Dr. Dana Cavell Clum
Dr. Dana Cavell Clum has been in active practice for over 20 years. Originally from New York, she is a 1995 graduate of New York University, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree. She then attended Sherman College of Chiropractic in Spartanburg, South Carolina and graduated with her degree as Doctor of Chiropractic in 1999.
Dr. Clum, and her family, moved to Costa Rica in 2000 to practice and work directly with the Olympic Committee to improve the health and performance of the elite athletes of Costa Rica. She continued into family practice, maintaining a strong focus on sports, head trauma, TBI and post-concussion syndrome, as well as pediatric, perinatal, and family care. While in Costa Rica she focused heavily on community health education within the capital city and the rural surrounding areas.
She was a regular guest on National Television and radio shows, and a sought-after speaker at schools, universities, large and small businesses, and government agencies. She became an influential speaker in pregnancy classes and is very passionate about helping pregnant women achieve a healthier and safer pregnancy and childbirth.
After 8 years in Costa Rica, Dr. Clum traveled to Castilla La Mancha, Spain, where she practiced and consulted for two years.
Dr. Clum returned to the States in 2010 and resides in Washington State where she currently owns and runs Clear Chiropractic in Kirkland, serves as Chair of the Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission and as a Board Member for the Washington Chiropractic College.
Having practiced in Costa Rica, Spain and the United States, Dr. Clum is fluent in both English and Spanish. She attends both English and Spanish speaking members in our community and is available to deliver lectures and classes in both languages.
Dr. Clum enjoys spending time with her 3 amazing children and has a passion for family, travel, natural health, serving her community and all things chiropractic. You may also run into her on the ski slopes or hiking trails in our beautiful region!
Dr. Christopher Joran Jex
Dr. Christopher Jex was born and raised in the Seattle area. He became an adherent of chiropractic after being in passenger in a devastating motor vehicle accident that killed his close friend, the driver, and sent another passenger to the hospital for 9 months. Dr. Jex was fortunate to have recovered from his injuries with minimal lasting issues, thanks to chiropractic care.
Dr. Jex was busy building race cars in Texas, a few short years later, when his chiropractor uncle reminded him of his call to help people.
Dr. Jex attended Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas Texas, graduated “bene amandus et Honoratus” in 2007. He moved back to the Seattle area and started in professional practice with his beloved uncle and shortly after went into solo private practice. With a strong desire for mastery, Dr. Jex has completed post graduate courses of study in Health and Wellness with Dr Chestnut, Pediatric and Perinatal Chiropractic through the ICPA (International Chiropractic Pediatric Association) and is currently studying the Blair Upper Cervical technique.
He and his wife of 24 years, Pakiene, have 5 children from 8 to 22 years old. They have raised 80 years’ worth of kids with Zero prescription medications. They epitomize natural health at home and at the office.
Dr. Jex’s outside interests include regenerative micro farming, home processing and production of food, and building and construction. His most recent projects include his outdoor kitchen with BBQ, Smoker, and handmade pizza oven, a tree house decked out with hard wood floors and wall to wall carpet, and a new 1200 ft shop that houses Dr. Jex’s tools and projects (Datsuns, Volkswagens, a Porsche, 2 4x4s, dirt bikes, quads, mountain bikes, road bikes and a couple cruisers). Welding Blacksmithing and a foundry also keep him busy.
Heather Juzeler, LMP
Heather Graduated from WWU in 1997 with a degree in Social Work. Not long after, she discovered massage as the perfect avenue to work with others in a positive and healing way. She graduated from Brenneke School of Massage in 2000 and has been practicing since.
Her style of massage is a mixture of Swedish and more specific work, including Deep Tissue and Myofascial Release. She believes that trauma, stress and emotion can and will manifest themselves in the body and that all areas must be addressed for true healing.
Heather has lived in the Pacific Northwest her whole life. She spends her free time playing with her amazing husband of 14 years and their 3 wonderful kids.
Angela Kurtz, Office Manager & Medical Biller
Angela was born and raised in Seattle, but lived on the Aleutian Islands in the Dutch Harbor for about 6 years as a child. After spending 10 years in retail management for Starbucks Coffee, Angela decided to leave the coffee world to get involved with chiropractic and helping people on their journey back to health. For the past six years, Angela has been the business manager of all three Clear Chiropractic locations, as well as the insurance biller for the Kirkland office.
In her spare time, Angela is all about her family. She enjoys spending as much time as she can with her husband and 3 ½ year old, and is a big fan of boating and gardening.
Darby McTee, Clinical Assistant and Chiropractic Assistant
Darby was born in Gardnerville, Nevada but moved to Eastern Oregon at 15 years old. She attended Western Oregon University to study and become an American Sign Language Interpreter. After the pandemic hit, Darby decided online school wasn’t for her, so she moved to Washington with her sweetheart and decided to pursue a career to connect and help others. Chiropractic’s philosophy of natural and alternative medicine has always interested Darby, making this job the perfect fit! In her spare time, she loves to explore new wineries with her boyfriend and take her dog to the dog park.