Vartanian D.C., D.A.C.B.N
Dr. Hovig is
a graduate of The University of Illinois at Chicago with a Bachelor of
Science in Kinesiology. He went on
to The National College of Chiropractic where he received another Bachelor
of Science in Human Biology and a Doctorate of Chiropractic.
also received a Post-Doctorate degree in Clinical Nutrition and
regularly attends seminars on nutrition and disease. Dr. Hovig's
practice includes sports-related injuries, everyday chronic repetitive stress
injuries and patients with digestive problems, allergies, and overall wellness
that is addressed through laboratory tests, supplements, and dietary interventions.
completed a Residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Internal
Medicine at Loyola University Medical Center and The University of Illinois
at Chicago. There, she focused on acute and chronic pain syndromes,
headaches, musculo-skeletal and neurologic pain syndromes.
has extensive knowledge and experience in General Medicine, Cardiology,
Pulmonology, and Endocrinology. Dr. Elena is
a member of numerous professional societies, including The Association of
Academic Physiatrists and The Physiatrist Association of Spine Sports and
is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science. She went on
to The National College of Chiropractic where she received another Bachelor
of Science in Human Biology and a Doctorate in Chiropractic.
Dr. Shannon's goal is to teach patients how to improve their health through
good spinal alignment, exercise, posture-correcting rehabilitation, and stress
management. She has extensive knowledge in women's preventative health
and helps female patients with natural hormone replacement options and
balancing their hormones naturally to address pre- and post-menopausal concerns
as well as fertility concerns.
is a member of the American Chiropractic Association and the Illinois
Chiropractic Society. She spent two years as a public speaker for The
American Cancer Society and enjoys performing health lectures throughout the community
on a variety of health topics.