Dr. K St John, DACM, MS, L.Ac, Dipl.OM (NCCAOM)
Dr K. St John has over 20 years of experience and advanced training in Integrative Medicine. She founded Healthy Happy Whole, Integrative Medicine Clinic in 2003 (now HealingTree IHC), and currently practices as a board-certified, Doctor of Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine.
Dr K. provides weekly telehealth care, patient case management and commutes regularly from Alaska to offer onsite care. After living in East Grand Forks for years, Dr K is dedicated to provide our community with continued access to the highest quality medical care by experts in the fields of Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine.
EDUCATION: Dr K. received her five year graduate degree from Pacific College of Health & Science, and completed post-graduate hospital rotations and specialized training at Liaoning University teaching hospital in Shenyang, China. She completed a research-based graduate program in Integrative Medicine at Oakland University in 2003.
CLINIC SPECIALTIES: Integrative medicine, Behavioral health (anxiety/depression), Women's health (menstrual regualtion, fertility, menopause), Pediatrics, Preventative medicine, Sports medicine & Athletic enhancement, Injury prevention, and Pain Management (arthritis, acute/chronic pain, pre/post-operative rehab, headaches/migraine)
LOVES: Dirt biking, photography, lake life, time with family & friends, being in nature, & traveling the world to work with medical experts and indigenous healers.
FUN FACT: Dr K. wanted to be a writer since elementary school. She has several articles published in scholarly and trade journals, but is currently working with a literary agent on the publication of her first book.
Dr. Lexi Matthews DAc, L.Ac, Dipl.Ac (NCCAOM)
Dr. Lexi has been offering acupuncture and helping patients in North Dakota heal since 2015.
EDUCATION: Dr Lexi attended MSUM-Moorhead and graduated with a Biology Degree with an emphasis in Health and Medical Sciences. Only eleven days after receiving her undergraduate degree, she began a graduate program in Acupuncture and East Asian Medicine. She received her clinical doctorate from Pacific College of Health & Sciences in San Diego.
CLINIC SPECIALTIES: General medicine, Acute/Chronic Pain (headaches/migraines), Digestive disorders, Women's health.
LOVES: WNBA, gardening, fur babies and family time
FUN FACT: Dr Lexi was born and raised in North Dakota
Raechel Toring, MS, L.Ac, Dipl.OM (NCCAOM)
Raechel is a National Board Certified Acupuncturist and Herbalist with clinical experience in both hospital and private practice settings. Raechel integrates Acupuncture, bodywork, manual therapies, herbal medicine and nutrition into patient treatment plans to address the underlying cause of
illness, to provide symptom relief and to prevent disease.
EDUCATION: Raechel graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Master’s in Traditional East Asian Medicine from one of the highest ranked schools in the country, Emperor's College in Santa Monica, California.
Raechel also received a Bachelor’s in Environmental Science from UCSC, and her knowledge of phenomenon in nature helped form a lens in which to view the human body through. Her interest in traditional medicine began from personal experience as a patient and grew with studies of the natural world.
CLINIC SPECIALTIES: Pain Management & Injury recovery, Sports medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Women's Health, Diabetic care, personalized herbal therapy and nutritional counseling.
LOVES: Gardening, traveling, thrifting & competing in athletic events
FUN FACT: Raechel's (not so secret...anymore ; ) Goal is to run a 100 mile event within the next 2 years.
Elicia Faul, MS, L.Ac, Dipl.Ac (NCCAOM)
North Dakota native, Elicia Faul, offers a gentle treatment approach that incorporates trauma informed body work, qi gong and sound healing into treatments. She has been practicing Acupuncture for more than 15 years.
Elicia generously offers CareClinic services once a month that allow affordable rates for students, seniors and those with budget concerns needing care. Special rates save our patients thousands of dollars, and are intentionally gifted by our clinic and providers like Elicia.
EDUCATION: She received her Master of Science Degree in Acupuncture from Bastyr University in 2007, an educational institution well known as a pioneer in research of evidence-based natural medicine.
CLINIC SPECIALTIES: Addiction & Recovery support (Alcohol, Drugs, Smoking Cessation, Sugar/Food addicition/cravings), Trauma informed bodywork.
LOVES: Her Faith, time with her beautiful kiddos
FUN FACT: Elicia is also a musician/singer-songwriter and travels from Bismarck to offer care to our Grand Forks community.
Dr. Sue Jeno, PT, PhD
More information coming soon...
But, what we can say about Dr. Sue is that she's like no other PT we've met. With decades of knowledge and experience as a physical therapist teaching and researching anatomy and fascia, Dr Sue is able to offer expert assessments and easy to implement therapeutic recommendations that make ALL the difference.
From reducing chronic pain to preventing injuries with posture assessment, an evaluation with Dr Sue is priceless.
Megan Bolek, PT, L.Ac Dipl.OM (NCCAOM)
Megan holds dual graduate degrees in Physical Therapy and Acupuncture, specializing in internal medicine, pain, and pelvic floor disorders.
Megan completed her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND in 2011. Megan treats orthopedic disorders and has completed extensive training in chronic pain, vestibular rehabilitation, and pelvic floor rehabilitation for women, men, and children.
As a physical therapist, Megan received one weekend of training in Dry Needling (also known as orthopedic acupuncture). After considerable research into acupuncture therapies, she pursued an additional three years of graduate school at the American Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Roseville, MN. Megan earned a Master’s degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine in December 2019.
Megan is currently unavailable for appointments, but we will let you know when she has appointment availability. We're hoping to have her back in the clinic soon.
Erin Stein . Clinic Support & Patient Coordinator
Erin offers our provider team and patients amazing support. From inventory to patient product pickups, she ensures everything is in perfect working order and looking it's best. Our clinic wouldn't be the same without her!
Herbal medicine prescription, CareKits and TestKits pick ups are all scheduled through Erin at Info@HealingTree.clinic.