Dr. Sara Leavitt was raised in Little River, Kansas. She graduated from Little River High School in 2005 and is a graduate of Cowley County Community College, where she achieved her Associate of Science Degree. Dr. Sara went on to earn a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology and Doctorate of Chiropractic Degree from Cleveland Chiropractic College (CCC) in Overland Park, Kansas.
Dr. Sara focuses on the treatment of spine related ailments through the use of adjustments with the help of acupuncture to enhance the healing process and promote optimal health. She sees a variety of patients – newborn to elderly, moms and dads, athletes and weekend warriors. Dr. Sara is in the process of specialty training and certification through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA – icpa4kids.org). She is Webster Technique Certified through the ICPA.
Doctors of Chiropractic hold a 4 year post graduate doctorate degree and are board certified and licensed by the state to diagnose, manage and treat hundreds of conditions. In forming a diagnosis, chiropractors perform a thorough history, physical exam and are licensed to order tests including X-rays, MRIs, CT Scans and lab tests, among others. Treatment approaches vary; however, chiropractors are licensed to perform spinal manipulation, physical therapy modalities, soft tissue treatment, prescribe rehabilitation and exercises, and counsel on nutrition and body biomechanics, etc. Chiropractors are not licensed to prescribe medications or perform surgical procedures.