About iBackCheck Sport Therapy
Not all clinics are created equal.
Our specialized knowledge and experience facilitates optimal physical functioning, helping you achieve your peak performance whether you are a trained athlete, a weekend warrior or a neighborhood walker. Our Plymouth clinicians work together to meet your needs and goals whether using chiropractic or physical therapy interventions. This inter-disciplinary team uses a unique system to address any and all injuries, whether it is sport, work, or auto related.
What sets us apart?
Credentialed and certified sports clinicians
Personalized, focused one-on-one time with your healthcare provider
Small, dynamic clinic setting with sport training center access
We empower you through education and movement to maintain a healthy lifestyle
Meet the Team
Dr. Christi Jo Christian, DC, ICCSP
As the founder of iBackCheck Sport Therapy, Dr. Christian believes that integrating chiropractic, physical therapy and massage therapy, is the fastest road to recovery from injury. A native of Minnesota, Dr. Christian is a graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic and is an Internationally Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician. Dr. Christian’s experience includes private practice, medical staff for Susan G. Komen 3-day, medical staff 2013 World Racquetball Championships, sports chiropractor for the 2016 Wayzata Boys Hockey State Championship Team and medical staff for 2016 Team USA u18 Boys Hockey World Championships. Currently, she serves as the team physician for Professional Women's Hockey Player's Association (PWHPA).
As a wife and mother of 3, an avid runner, and from working on athletes, Dr. Christian understands firsthand the importance of maintaining the body’s peak performance.
Dr. Melissa Jacobs, DC
Dr. Jacobs believes in providing an integrated healthcare model which educates and motivates her patients on methods to achieve a pain-free and active lifestyle. As a previous multi-sport athlete and current coach, she is passionate about helping you reach and surpass all performance and health goals. Her specialized sports medicine education and clinical experience at a top, local performance center has given her the opportunity to treat numerous professional athletes and weekend warriors. She holds sports medicine certifications in spinal and extremity mobilizations, taping techniques, concussion management, sports physicals, and sports imaging. Dr. Jacobs is also passionate about women’s health and is trained in pre-natal care, pediatric care, and Webster technique certified.
As an outdoor enthusiast, Dr. Jacobs enjoys camping, hiking, and canoeing with her husband and golden retriever. She enjoys being embedded in the sports performance world by racing and training for her first triathlon.
Dr. Claire Wheatley, PT, DPT
Claire grew up involved in all types of sports, her passion continues to this day and now includes helping others stay active. Claire attended Augsburg College for her undergraduate degree where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and participated in 4 years of women’s collegiate hockey. She received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Minnesota – Go Gophers! Claire’s treatment styles include manual therapy techniques paired with exercises to promote carry-over and long-lasting results. She enjoys working with all ages and activity levels with the primary focus being personalized care and empowering people through education. Her goal as a provider is to make a positive impact not only on your movement and activity, but your life as a whole.
Claire is happily married, has a dog who she loves to spoil and spend time outdoors with. She enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors whether it be on a mountain bike trail, dirtbike track, hockey rink or camping.
Schedule with us today!
Want to get back to what you love to do? Let our chiropractor and physical therapy team help you! No need to be approved by your physician first. Wondering who to see? Give us a call or email and we can help you find the best provider for you!