Schaffnit Chiropractic and Rehabilitation Team

Angela Stiner

Annie Dohack, Chiropractic office manager Angela is the Office Manager at Schaffnit Chiropractic. Her job includes insurance/billing, office management, and patient accounts. She is our main contact person at the office and is also in charge of handling external marketing. She is easily contacted by email at Sharon@gechiropractic.com or can be reached at the office at 630-474-9500.



Lina Niauriene, L.M.T.

Lina Niauriene is one of the massage therapist at Schaffnit Chiropractic and has currently been with the office since 2009. Lina was born in Kaunes, Lithuania and throughout her life has traveled to many foreign countries. On her travels, she has worked as a massage therapist in many different countries. Countries such as Germany, Spain, Sweden, Russia, Austria, and Switzerland, have helped her learn more about massage therapy, and has become of part of her techniques that she uses. Lina states that massage therapy is an important aspect to many individuals all over the world. Each person has different needs when it comes to massages and makes sure that these needs are satisfied with the appropriate attention to certain areas of pain and techniques to reduce this pain. Massage therapy is a very important part of everyoneís general wellness; Lina Niauriene is highly informed and experienced in the art of massage therapy.

Areas of interest:

  • Sweedish
  • Deep Tissue
  • Prenatal
  • Reflexolgy

Gretchen Rodriguez-Patterson, L.M.T.

Gretchen, Massage TherapistHer massage techniques benefit a wide variety of client populations. She works with conditions as common as achey shoulders and neck, "computer shoulders", to very complex disc conditions and everything in between. "I enjoy seeing new challenges everyday because no two bodies are alike." She enjoys exercise and fitness and understand the physicology of an active person. "Being a runner myself, I have struggled with numerous injuries and I know how pain holds you down. I am a firm believer in practicing what you preach, taking care of your body is essential and no longer a luxury. I have enjoyed volunteering with Glen Ellyn runners on the prairie path, worked with athletes in indoor triathalons, and elite runners in the Chicago Marathon. This is what makes me familiar with the aches and pains of being an active person and am adept at incorporating various techniques into my massages."

Areas of interest:

  • Sweedish
  • Deep Tissue/Myofascial work
  • Prenatal/Postnatal care
  • Reflexolgy
  • Therapeutic Stretching Certification
  • Thai Massage
  • Rotator Cuff massage/release Certification

Jolene Knudson, L.M.T.

Jolene Knudson, Massage Therapist Jolene is a native to the Lombard, IL area. She has over 10 years experience with therapeutic massage in a chiropractic and rehabilitative setting. She loves delivering the three Rís of massage:

RELIEF FROM PAIN

REDUCTION OF STRESS

RELAXATION

ďItís so rewarding to see a personís mobility and performance improve. I work on everything from an acute stiff neck and shoulders, chronic low back issues, to pain from walking or prolonged sitting. Each person and massage is different, itís always a new experience for me and the patient.Ē

Areas of interest:

  • Sweedish
  • Deep Tissue/Myofascial work
  • Prenatal/Postnatal care
  • Headache relief
  • TMJ

Brittany Tymoszenko

Brittany Tymoszenko, is one of Schaffnit Chiropracticís part-time receptionists. Brittany has lived in Glen Ellyn for most of her life. She graduated from Glenbard West High School in 2008. Brittany participates with the team in our community outreach programs and assits Dr. Schaffnit in educating the public in Chiropractic health and rehabilitation programs.