Meet Our Team

Dr. Jennifer Rasmussen


Dr. Rasmussen, or Dr."R" as her staff and most patients call her has been practicing in the Cedar Valley since graduating from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Kansas City, MO in 1991.  Since graduating from college she has been a bit of a knowledge junkie and has received additional certifications in the diagnosis and treatment of extremity conditions (DACBSP), acupuncture (FASA) and sports injuries.  She has been active in the business community both locally and and on a state level. She has served in chair positions of the Cedar Falls Chamber of Commerce and in the Iowa Chiropractic Society(ICS).  She served on the local ICS board beginning in 1992 and then in 1993 began to serve on the state board. She was President of that board from 1999-2000. She returned to the ICS board in 2009 and continues to serve on the Board of Directors. Dr. Rasmussen and her husband Dane have two daughters, Alayna and Cayla. They enjoy 


Emily started in our office in March 2013. She grew up in the Cedar Valley and graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a degree in athletic training in May 2012. In her spare time, she enjoys watching hockey (Go Boston Bruins!), kayaking, and hanging out with her fiance and their 3 fur babies: Bruin (obviously!), Oliver, and Kiki. 

Dr. Nick Dugger


Dr. Nick Dugger joined the CVC team in April of 2020 following his graduation from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA. Dr. Dugger obtained his Bachelors of Arts degree from Wartburg College in Biology where he was also a member of the Track and Field team, competing in the Heptathlon indoors and Decathlon outdoors. While at Palmer College, he was a sports rehabilitation intern working with the college Rugby team and served as president of the Extremity Club for two trimesters where he led talks to students on common extremity issues and chiropractic treatments for them. Dr. Dugger also had the opportunity to serve our nation's veterans through an 8 month Clerkship at the Central Iowa VA Hospital in Des Moines, IA. While in Des Moines, he had the opportunity to do rounds with mutliple specialties throughout the hospital, observe surgical procedures, and treat patients within the pain management department. Dr. Dugger married his wife Carissa in September of 2019. They enjoy being outdoors and spending time with their Lab puppy Margo. 



Mike is a licensed massage therapist and joined our office in 2019. Mike grew up in the Cedar Valley and is a 2017 graduate of Capri College in Waterloo. Mike specializes in clinical and deep tissue massage.