Dr. Andrea (Lubaway) Kneessi is the lead Chiropractic Physician at Aligned Modern Health Southport. Dr. Kneessi completed her Doctorate of Chiropractic from National University of Health Sciences and has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
Dr. Kneessi has additional coursework in a variety of topics related to Functional Rehabilitation and Chiropractic, including sports related with MPI focused on overhead throwing athletes, as well as lower quadrant gait assessments, the Mckenzie Method, Acupuncture, and Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization which focuses on developmental motion patterns that help children learn to move. In addition, Dr. Kneessi is certified in the Active Release Technique™ and BirthFit.
Prior to relocating to the Windy City, Dr. Kneessi spent several years practicing in Maryland and Virginia, as a part of integrative rehabilitative team. In her spare time, Dr. Kneessi has coached and instructed swimmers and also competes in triathlons herself. Over the years, her experience with chiropractic care helped improve her own athletic performance and she enjoys helping patients reach similar goals.