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Dr. Mark Mouw was born in Sheldon, Iowa. He grew up living and working on the family farm. He was active in high school and college sports especially basketball. He completed undergraduate studies at Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa and graduated from there with a Bachelor of Science with a Major in Biology of the Health Professions. He was accepted to Palmer College of Chiropractic in 1998 and he graduated from there with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 2002. Dr. Mark Mouw is co-owner and president of Mouw Family Chiropractic which focus on providing its patients with health options through chiropractic care. Dr Mouw is also a power team coach with Chiro Advanced Services where he focuses his efforts on assisting chiropractors and their teams on helping them serve their clients more efficiently. He was named a Top Doc by Cash Practice in 2013 and is a member of ICA and IFCO. He has worked and spoke with over 150 groups and businesses and he considers delivering the chiropractic message to the public his personal passion. Dr Mouw holds a BS of Northwestern College and he received his DC from Palmer Chiropractic College.
He has owned and operated Mouw Family Chiropractic, with his wife Dr Lynne, for 8 yrs. He has mentored multiple associates and students and has owned and operated multiple offices. Dr Mouw's mission as a coach w/ CAS is to help ambitious doctors and CAs to develop internal and external structures that allow them to realize their dreams and goals-and potential to achieve success.
He enjoys competitive sports, running, reading and playing with his 2 Labrador retrievers.
Dr. Lynne Mouw was born and raised in Newfoundland, Canada and she completed her undergraduate studies there, graduating from Memorial University with a Bachelor of Science with a major in Biology. She moved to Iowa in 1997 to attend Palmer College of Chiropractic. She graduated from Palmer with a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree in 2001. After graduation she worked as an associate chiropractor in clinics in Illinois and South Dakota. She moved to the Council Bluffs area to open Mouw Chiropractic late 2004. She prefers to practice on children and adolescents providing both condition-based and health and wellness care. She enjoys reading and traveling, playing with daughter Lila and exercise and nutrition.
Dr. Amber Streff was born in Hastings, Nebraska, After graduation from high school, Dr. Amber furthered her education attending Doane College in Crete, NE where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Biology. Dr. Amber then relocated to Dallas, Texas and attended Parker College of Chiropractic and graduated with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 2007. She is also a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (C.C.S.P). After receiving her doctorate, Dr. Amber and her husband Justin returned to Omaha, Nebraska where she practiced as an Associate Doctor of Chiropractic with a clinic in Omaha prior to joining Mouw Family Chiropractic: A Creating Wellness Center in 2010. Dr. Amber belives anyone with a spine should get adjusted; she especially loves taking care of women, expecting mothers, and children. In April 2010, Dr. Amber and Justin welcomed their first daughter, Landri Grace to their family with an all natural homebirth. In her spare time, Dr. Amber enjoys running, spending time with her family, and her 2 dogs.
Dr. Jamie Van Roekel grew up in Des Moines, Iowa. He was active in high school and college sports, graduating from Northwestern College in Orange City, IA in 1998 with a major in Finance and Management and a minor in Economics. He pursued a career in various aspects of business for 10 years, working in Chicago and Omaha until discovering a passion for Chiropractic. He began studies at Palmer College of Chiropractic in July of 2008 and received his Doctorate in Chiropractic in October of 2011. Dr. Jamie completed his preceptorship with Mouw Family Chiropractic: A Creating Wellness Center during the spring/summer of 2011 and joined the staff full time in October 2011. Dr. Jamie's pastimes include exercise, reading, and exploring various aspects of popular culture.