meet the team

Chiropractor Council Bluffs IA Dr Mark Mouw DC

The Head Honcho / CEO

Mark Mouw, D.C.

Dr. Mark Mouw was introduced to natural healthcare when he was injured lifting weights the summer before began his undergraduate studies. The condition debilitated him to such a degree that he could no longer engage in any of the activities that he loved.

On the advice of a friend, he sought out the care of a local chiropractic doctor as he was worried about the side effects of medications and wanted to avoid a surgical intervention at such an early age.

The results not only transformed Dr. Mark’s health but also set him on a new path for his future. He completed undergraduate studies at Northwestern College in Orange City, IA with a bachelor’s degree in Science and a major in Biology of Health Professions. From there he went on to attend and graduate with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, but Dr. Mark’s education had just begun. He has completed many post-graduate courses and certifications in health, wellness, and technique related to natural healthcare and continues to do so regularly in order to stay current with the latest information and research.

Dr. Mark has been hired to speak about health and wellness locally as well as nationally, presently reaching audiences in more than 7 states. Recently he has hosted a workshop for health professionals in locations as far away as Toronto, Canada and Sydney, Australia.

Chiropractor Council Bluffs IA Dr Lynne Mouw DC

Creator of Opportunities / COO

Lynne Mouw, D.C.

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 Family Chiropractic in late 2004.

Chiropractic care and travel are her 2 biggest passions! She enjoys reading, spending time with her daughter, Lila, as well as exercise and nutrition.

Chiropractor Council Bluffs IA Dr Amber Streff DC

Chiropractor / Vibe Manager

Amber Streff, D.C., C.C.S.P.

Dr. Amber Streff was born in Hastings, NE, After graduation from high school, Dr. Amber furthered her education by 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 in 2010.

Dr. Amber believes 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. They have since had another little girl, Monroe, both were all-natural homebirths.

In her spare time, Dr. Amber enjoys running, spending time with her family.

Chiropractor Council Bluffs IA Dr Andrew Laflin DC

Client Chiropractor / Glow up Manager

Andrew Laflin, D.C.

Dr. Andrew Laflin was born in Lincoln, Nebraska. With an interest in health and seeing other people reach their full potential, he completed his Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Exercise Science at Nebraska Wesleyan University.

This is where he also ran track and cross country. His interest in chiropractic was sparked when a chiropractor spoke to one of his classes. He was so intrigued he began to shadow chiropractors in offices around the area and worked as a chiropractic assistant while taking his college classes. After deciding to pursue chiropractic, he went on to complete his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree at Parker University in Dallas, Texas in 2014. With the recommendation of a mutual friend, he was connected with a clinic in Frederick, Maryland where he started as an associate chiropractor. After being away from family for a number of years, he and his wife Katelyn realized it was time to move back closer to home and joined the team at Mouw Family Chiropractic in 2016.

As a chiropractor, Dr. Andrew is passionate about seeing others live extraordinary lives and sharing the message about what it means to be optimally healthy. He believes in delivering care that addresses the causes of health problems and unlocks the healing abilities that each of our bodies already has on the inside.

In his spare time, Dr. Andrew enjoys spending quiet time with God, going on dates and traveling with his wife, making memories with friends & family, serving with high school & men’s ministries, reading, playing sports, and being active outdoors.

Chiropractor Council Bluffs IA Dr Jordan Mouw DC

Chiropractor / Content Crusher

Jordan Mouw, D.C.

Dr. Jordan Mouw grew up in chiropractic. As a second-generation chiropractor, he experienced the benefits of chiropractic from a very early age.

After his undergraduate studies at Morningside College, he pursued his chiropractic education at Palmer College of Chiropractic where he graduated with high honors.

Dr. Jordan has extensive training and experience in pregnancy, pediatrics, athletics, and overall wellness promotion. His passion for family care led him to additional training from the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association and subsequent Webster Technique Certification.

In his free time, Dr. Jordan enjoys spending time with his wife, Jamie, their son, Jaxton, and daughter, Jovie. He also enjoys golfing, playing basketball, and cheering for his favorite sports teams (Go Hawkeyes!).

Chiropractic Council Bluffs IA Lisa Venhaus LMT

Licensed Massage Therapist / Troubleshooting Guru

Lisa Venhaus

Chiropractic Council Bluffs IA Vickie Janulewicz

Support Conductor / Tech CA

Vickie Januelwicz

Vickie was raised in Cairo, NE which is a small town just west of Grand Island. Following graduation, Vickie attended college and then traveled to the east coast to be a live-in nanny. Before moving back to Nebraska she spent time traveling with friends.

In 2001, she married her husband, Doug, and resides in Bellevue with their 5 children. Vickie enjoys yoga, reading, writing, time with family, and traveling to St Louis.

Vickie has been with Mouw Chiropractic for the past 7 years. She and her family are all under chiropractic care and has seen positive changes in all since starting care.

VIckie has enjoyed working in the chiropractic field and looks forward to what’s ahead at Mouw Chiropractic.

Chiropractic Council Bluffs IA Jamie Michaud

Greeting Goddess/Check Out CA

Jamie Michaud

Jamie is an Idaho native, Nebraska transplant. She graduated from Metropolitan Community College in 2018 with a degree in accounting. Smiling and making people smile is her ultimate passion. When not entertaining patients at the front desk, you can find her walking her rambunctious Boston Terrier, Buster, trying new restaurants, practicing calligraphy or enjoying time with her daughter.

What is the Best Part about working at MFC? Watching patients improve their life and become healthier. The office environment is so positive and everyone feels like family.

Why do you get adjusted? I want all of my family's bodily systems functioning at their highest potential!

Chiropractic Council Bluffs IA Christy Hough

Numbers Wizard / Financial CA

Christy Hough

Christy settled in Iowa after growing up in Nebraska and living in Missouri. She lives with her husband, their two boys, and two dogs.

She likes to think of herself as a Midwestern Girl with Southern sensibilities. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, kayaking, jogging, and just being with friends and family. She graduated in 2016 with her Associate's degree in Business Administration. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics.

In her spare time she loves running, kayaking, camping, and traveling.

Chiropractic Council Bluffs IA Kayne Munson

People Wrangler / Spinal Hygienist

Kayne Munson

Kayne is one of four kids, 2 older sisters, and a younger brother. He grew up in Millard and went to high school in Gretna, NE. He is an artist of all mediums but prefers graphite. Kayne enjoys football, art, and tabletop games.

Kayne says the best part of working at Mouw Family Chiropractic is the family environment, and the process used to get people on the right track.

The reason he gets adjusted is to keep everything in check and make sure his body is optimized.

Chiropractic Council Bluffs IA Mel Jordan

Queen of Rapid Responses

Mel Jordan

I was born in New Jersey and moved to Iowa around age 8. I love learning how to refinish furniture and do-it-yourself projects around the house. I have 3 of my own kids and 3 bonus kids. I love fishing, long walks with my dogs Lola and Riley, camping, road trips, and the Portland Trailblazers. I also enjoy watching my son play basketball.

What is the best part of working at MFC? I love that we specialize in helping people and take time to get to know all of our patients. I also love that my new coworkers were instantly like family!

Why do you get adjusted? Getting adjusted has helped with my neck pain, sleeping better and overall mental health is even better!

Chiropractic Council Bluffs IA Tara Johnston New

Money Monster/Claims Crusher

Tara Johnston

I am a wife and mom of 3 kiddos, 2 girls and 1 boy. I grew up in Glenwood, Iowa and recently moved our family back. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and have recently switched careers. I enjoy reading, photography and spending time with my family.

What is the best part of working at MFC? Having the opportunity to grow and become a healthier version of myself.

Why do you get adjusted? Usually for back pain.


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Mouw Family Chiropractic

20 Power Drive Suite 1
Council Bluffs, IA 51501

(712) 366-1611