Our Approach

Our doctors and staff work together to ensure that each patient is getting the type of care that they need. After a thorough intake, your doctor will come up with an individualized plan which can include a combination of chiropractic, therapeutic massage, WellWave, nutritional supplements, and Kinesio Tape. Our goal at HealthWise is to educate patients on how to achieve their optimal health. We are passionate about helping patients of all ages.

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Meet the Team

Dr. Maurer

Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Maurer is a hands-on, manual adjuster who primarily practices Diversified Technique, and is a certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner. She enjoys working with patients of all ages, from infant to geriatric. Her special areas of interest include: women’s health, headaches, and pediatrics. She is also involved in volunteer work with Wishes & More, an organization that grants wishes to terminally ill children.

Dr. Cohn

Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Cohn uses manual and activator techniques to adjust his patients. He earned his Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree from the National College of Chiropractic (NCC) in Lombard, Illinois. While enrolled at NCC, he attended over 450 hours of seminars on topics including orthopedics, sports injuries, rehabilitation, wellness and nutrition. Dr. Cohn is also certified in acupuncture!

Dr. Thorpe

Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Thorpe uses a wide range of techniques ranging from Diversified to Activator. He has also received extensive training in nutritional approaches to health that he has implemented to assist patients with issues like weight loss. Currently, Dr. Thorpe is obtaining his PhD in Cognitive Science at the University of Minnesota and assists in research at the Minneapolis VA’s Brain Science Center.


Practice Manager

Caela has been at HealthWise since day 1! Her job as chiropractic assistant have evolved into becoming the Practice Manager. “I am a longer term headache sufferer and since I started getting adjusted and adding supplementation into my daily routine, my headaches are few and far between. I am a big believer in chiropractic care and I really enjoy watching a patient’s progress, knowing that I was a part of the process that helped them feel better!”

Kathy Schoenberger, L.Ac.


Kathy uses a holistic approach to restore energy to the body, enhance clarity of mind, lift vitality of spirit, and promote calm and balanced emotions. Her areas of interest include treating stress and fatigue, anxiety and depression, infertility and women’s health issues, and providing pregnancy and postpartum support. She has helped patients gain relief from back pain, sciatica, joint pain, Bell’s Palsy, chemo and radiation symptoms, sinus conditions, and digestive disorders. Kathy earned her Master’s Degree in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine from AAAOM in Minnesota, and is certified in Mei Zen Cosmetic Acupuncture.


Director of Public Relations

Maverick is the newest member of the HealthWise family! He takes his job as Public Relations Director very seriously. Most days you can find Maverick behind the front desk brightening the days of patients and staff members! At home, Maverick enjoys playing with Dr. Maurer and her family.

Make chiropractic care a part of your routine!

Call to schedule an appointment at 612-789-1700 or book online! Same day appointments are often available!