Aaron Lundgaard, DC, CCSP, CSCS, Clinic Director
Dr. Aaron Lundgaard, graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology, where he was an honors student and varsity football athlete. He continued his education at the National College of Chiropractic, receiving a Bachelors Degree in Human Biology and professional degree as a Doctor of Chiropractic. During his schooling, he received a fellowship in biochemistry, which included a position as part-time faculty to teach clinical biochemistry. In this capacity, he has performed numerous class lectures and developed case studies in a problem-based learning format for educational purposes.
During his internship at National College of Chiropractic Woodridge Clinic, Dr. Lundgaard’s experiences included certification in Flexion Distraction technique by the post-graduate division of National College of Chiropractic. He became actively involved in community outreach programs. He was instrumental in developing outreach programs for community sporting events, where the clinic provided health care to athletes participating in road races, soccer tournaments, and other sporting endeavors. This carried over into his role as clinic director at Total Health Systems, P.C.
He has performed numerous community outreach seminars, focusing on topics such as osteoporosis and low back pain. This included implementing a low back wellness programs that include education as to the epidemiology, anatomy, structures prone to injury, mechanisms of injury, and active prevention of low back pain and related disorders.
Concurrent with his staff position, Dr. Lundgaard is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the NSCA (National Strength and Conditioning Association), and in the role has done group conditioning for high school athletic programs and developed individualized work out protocols for optimal fitness.
Richard Huminski, DC
Dr. Richard Huminski received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa in 1981. He completed his undergraduate studies at Wayne State University receiving an Associates Degree in Pre-Medical Curriculum. To maintain the high quality of care he provides his patients, he attends continuing education classes each year. Dr. Huminski is an expert on headaches and severe low back conditions. He offers his patients 26 years of experience in the field of chiropractic – from the most benign to complicated conditions.
Rose Minkiewicz, DC
Dr. Rose Minkiewicz received her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. She is a Michigan native and grew up in Mount Clemens. Dr. Minkiewicz received a Bachelor’s degree in Biology in 2003 from Oakland University in Rochester. She then pursued her dream of becoming a chiropractor and graduated Summa Cum Laude from Palmer College in October of 2007.
During her clinical experience at Palmer, she was fortunate enough to provide care to people of all ages. Her future interests include furthering her knowledge in pediatric chiropractic and nutritional counseling. Dr. Minkiewicz believes that being a chiropractor enables her to fulfill her passion for serving others everyday.
Jennifer Hudson, DC
Dr. Jennifer Hudson grew up in western Iowa in small farm town, one of seven children. She received a full academic scholarship for Briar Cliff College in Sioux City, Iowa. She then continued her education at Marycrest College in Davenport, Iowa, after which she enrolled at Palmer College of Chiropractic, graduating in October 1993 with Bachelor of Science, (minor in Art, using both sides of my brain) and Doctor of Chiropractic.
Dr. Hudson moved to Michigan and practiced at Cook Chiropractic, PC for one year. She then helped open and run Morici Chiropractic, PC in Troy, Michigan, practicing there until early 2007. She has 20 years of Chiropractic experience.
She is the mother of four children (elementary to college age) She is also an avid hiker and skier (kayaking), hiking various places from Moab, UT to Glacier National Park in Montana to Chapel Basin in the UP. She also has skied here in Michigan and various mountains in Colorado.
Bill Pohlen, DC
Dr. Bill Pohlen attended the University of South Dakota for his undergraduate studies. He attended Cleveland Chiropractic College in Kansas City, MO. and graduated in 1996. He entered practice in his home state of South Dakota and practiced there until 2007 and during that year Dr. Pohlen moved to Michigan and continued his Chiropractic career.
Once he returned to his home state to practice he became very involved with the local high school wrestling team. He traveled with the team to tournaments as well as districts, regions and state tournaments. During his involvement with the team he enjoyed watching his patients move to the next level of competition. His patients have participated at the collegiate level at University of Nebraska, North Dakota State University and Iowa State University.
Dr. Pohlen brings over 15 years of experience to Total Health Systems with over 9 years of experience in extremity adjusting.
Tonya Beltran, DC
Dr. Tonya Beltran received her Doctor of Chiropractic degree, from Life University, Marietta Georgia, where she graduated with honors.
She was born in Hawaii and traveled through her childhood, as her mother had served, and retired, in the United States Navy. She has returned back to the State of Michigan where her mother was raised, St. Clair Shores, MI.
She has obtained the working knowledge of her patients and is dedicated in providing them with the utmost care and professional service, while addressing their needs for a more productive life.
Jesse Snider, DC
I was born and raised in Macomb County. After graduating from Utica High School, I attended Oakland University in Rochester. While attending OU, I discovered my passion for chiropractic as a result of a neck injury, which led me to change my majors from business management and accounting to biology, and aim towards a career in chiropractic. While pursuing this new path, I moved to Marietta Georgia and attended Life University where I graduated with my Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2009.
While at Life University, I had the opportunity to do one of my internships with the head of the Functional Rehabilitation department giving me insight to multidisciplinary care, and finished my second half of internship as one of only two students selected to return as a senior intern of the outpatient clinic. I was able to work with clinicians and help students who were just entering the clinic.
After moving back to Michigan I practiced at a multi-specialty company for over 5 years ending my time there as the director of chiropractic. I then proceeded to practice at Rauch Chiropractic and had the chance to work and learn from Dr. Rauch and his 35 years of experience. I have had the opportunity to treat many extensive, rare, and specialty cases involving the spine and extremities. I strive to bring my patients the most effective and safest care possible.
Francis Elwart, DC
After Dr. Elwart was in a serious automobile accident at the age of eight, chiropractic care helped him fully recover from his injuries. After another serious injury at age 14, only chiropractic care helped him. Dr. Elwart knew at this point he was going to become a chiropractor to help others.
He attended Oakland University and after receiving his bachelor’s degree, he attended Life University College of Chiropractic in Marietta, Georgia. Upon graduating in 2003, he moved back to Michigan.
Dr. Elwart has experience in family care as well as personal injury. He practices many techniques, all with the goal of treating the entire person and having them return to their optimum health. Dr. Elwart is married with two sons and enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, spending time outdoors and working out.
Elijah Redman, DC
Dr. Elijah Redman is originally from greater East Lansing, MI. He graduated from Saginaw Valley State University with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science where he played 4 years of varsity basketball. During his junior year he went down with a back injury where it put him out for almost half the season. After several different treatment options his trainers told him to see a chiropractor. After a couple of visits he was back on the court and able to train for the upcoming season.
Dr. Redman continued his education at Palmer College of Chiropractic, Florida campus and where he obtained his Doctor of Chiropractic degree. During his time at Palmer he was an executive sports council member and participated in many student outreach programs. Dr. Redman had the opportunity to perform an internship with the head of the Detroit Pistons Entertainment Team where he gained experience working with a vast majority of athletes.
Dr. Redman utilized the techniques of Diversified, Thompson, Activator, IASTM and is certified in Active Release Technique in Upper and Lower Extremity. He is dedicated chiropractor who strives to provide quality care to all his patients.
Jason Davila, DC
Dr. Jason Davila received his undergraduate degree in biology from Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN. He then attended Life University in Marietta where he received his Doctorate in Chiropractic.
Dr. Jason Davila was introduced to Chiropractic after sustaining an injury during rugby training that would have ended his athletic career. He was diagnosed with a severe disc herniation after receiving an MRI. Surgery was recommended due to the severity of the injury. After many standard treatments recovery was not expected. Dr. Jason Davila then sought chiropractic as his next option for treatment. After receiving chiropractic care, he then made a full recovery continuing on to then win three Rugby championships at Life University. Dr. Jason Davila has played rugby for 16 years and has represented the United States as a High School All-American. While at Life University, Dr. Jason Davila was a part of the team who won D1 National Championships in 2013, 2014, and 2015.
He is determined to guide his patients to true health with the guidance of chiropractic care at Total Health Systems. As a father and a former athlete he has a special dedication to helping families and athletes to optimize their wellbeing through chiropractic. He is determined to help and resolve many aliments by focusing on the spine and the extremities.
Whitney Pinson, DC
Dr. Whitney Pinson was first introduced to chiropractic when she was a teenager and suffered from severe headaches. While under chiropractic care, her headaches were dramatically reduced. She knew from that point that she wanted to give back to others how chiropractic has helped her.
After attending undergraduate school at Wayne State University, Dr. Whitney Pinson received her Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life University. During her time at Life, she developed a passion for infants, prenatal and family care. She was able to first hand see the benefits of chiropractic during her pregnancy and with her son. She utilizes a variety of techniques to ensure best care for the patient. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and all the great outdoor activities Michigan has to offer.