Dr. Chelsea Klein-Murach, DC, earned her Bachelors of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana. She then went on to obtain her Doctorate of Chiropractic from National University of Health Sciences. During her time at NUHS, she perused continuing education courses to help her provide the best care possible for patients. She has completed McKenzie A-D courses and is in the process of preparing for the McKenzie certification. Other courses she has taken include, Smart Tools (an Instrumented assisted soft tissue approach), GRIP (Global Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention), Rock Tape (kinesiotaping) and Motion Palpation.
Q&A WITH DR. KLEIN-MURACH
What are you most passionate about professionally? Personally?
I am passionate about helping patients move more functionally and educating them on what they can do to stay out of pain.
What three traits define you?
Integrity, compassion, passionate
What’s the biggest proof that you’re good at what you do?
My patients’ happiness when getting discharged from care and their ability to stay out of pain. Referrals are the biggest compliments.
What’s the weirdest job you’ve ever had?
In college I was a student development representative which means I called alumni for donations. I actually met my fiancé while I worked for the University of Illinois foundation.
What do you do for fun in your spare time? What are your hobbies?
I love rehabbing/refinishing furniture so in my spare time you can find me at resale shops and flea markets looking for new projects. I am also a huge Chicago Blackhawks fans and enjoy going to/watching games. I also enjoy hiking and spending time with family and friends. I enjoy cooking as well.
Share something unique that most people don’t know about you.
During my undergraduate program, I spent a month in San Jose de Moro, Peru over the summer doing a bioarcheology program. There I fell in love with learning about the effects our lives have on our bodies.