Dr. Elizabeth Sweers is an Iowa native who currently lives in West Des Moines with her husband, Aaron. She loves to be outdoors and participates in many activities such as slow-pitch softball, kickball, volleyball and running. She also enjoys travelling to visit her family and several nieces and nephews. She was born and raised in Odebolt, IA as the sixth of seven children. She graduated from Odebolt-Arthur high school and went to the University of Iowa where she achieved her BS degree in Integrative Physiology. She then attended Logan University in St. Louis, MO where she obtained a Doctorate of Chiropractic. She graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2014 and is now the chiropractic physician at Sweers Family Chiropractic.
Dr. Sweers utilizes several techniques in her office to fit every patient’s needs. The majority of her treatments utilize manual adjustments as well as tool-assisted soft tissue release to treat joint, muscle and nerve issues in the spine and extremities. Dr. Sweers successfully treats injuries and problems such as sciatica, golfer’s elbow, tennis elbow, shin splints, plantar fasciitis, carpal tunnel, tendonitis, migraines and other types of headaches, muscle spasms, and fibromyalgia among many other conditions.
Along with sports injuries, pediatric and women’s health conditions are also treated at Sweers Family Chiropractic. Some common issues treated in women are menstrual or menopausal disorders as well as pregnancy aches and pains. Children who suffer from colic, ear infections, insomnia, bed wetting, constipation, and frequently spitting up find relief from the chiropractic care that Dr. Sweers offers. Her philosophy is that with regular chiropractic care, core strength and exercise, and proper diet, you and your loved ones can live without pain! If you or your family members suffer from any of the above mentioned conditions, neck pain, low back pain, or joint stiffness, Dr. Sweers would love to help you!