Your wellness is personal.
Your team of health and wellness professionals is dedicated to helping you feel most comfortable. This isn’t a corporate team of employees at a big-box office. We are your neighbors, living and working with our families in the Arlington Heights area.
You might find us running alongside you at local bike paths, involved with community events, or at an Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce event. Look below to find out who you’ll see when you walk in the door of Active Care.
Dr. Amanda Karm
Founder, Chiropractic Physician/Acupuncture
Dr. Karm is dedicated to spreading the message of health and wellness in and around Arlington Heights, the city in which she was raised. Dr. Karm graduated from St. Viator High School, St. Norbert College in De Pere, WI with her Bachelors of Science, and with honors from National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, IL.
She emphasizes treatment of women’s health issues, pre- and post-pregnancy pain, pediatrics, musculoskeletal conditions, disc herniations, and more.
Dr. Heather Mendez
Dr. Mendez grew up in Schaumburg where she attended Schaumburg High School and graduated from Roosevelt University. After achieving her Bachelor’s in Science, she graduated from National University of Health Sciences with her doctorate in chiropractic as well as certification in acupuncture medicine.
Dr. Mendez enjoys promoting a healthy and active lifestyle. Addressing and educating her patient’s about functional dysfunctions before an injury occurs is crucial in allowing her patients remain active and healthy.
I feel blessed to have the privilege of joining such a wonderful group here at Active Care! I worked over 8 years in Pain Management, it is refreshing to see such a positive approach to healing without the use of surgical or pharmaceutical intervention!
I am excited to be here in a new & exciting environment compared to corporate America! I am happy to work with a great team at Active Care. Witnessing improvements and progress in patients undergoing treatment is amazing!
Licensed Massage Therapist, Fascial Stretching Therapy Certified
I am experienced in many modalities such as Fascia Stretch Therapy, Cupping, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release, Pregnancy, and Sports Massage techniques. Even a well performed Chair Massage and Aromatherapy can help with many issues found in today’s busy world!
Licensed Massage Therapist, Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork Certified
I am certified in fertility, prenatal and postpartum massage and have studied a variety of Eastern and Western massage techniques. Both intention and attention guide my massage work, approaching treatments holistically with the goal of wellness while addressing the underlying causes of dysfunction and pain.
Dr. Amy Iaquinta
Doctor of Chiropractic
Functional Medicine Practitioner
Dr. Iaquinta’s desire to provide the most cutting edge care to patients after seeing their need for help with nutrition, weight loss, and chronic conditions led her to incorporate the emerging science of functional medicine into her practice.
Now see how we can help you feel better.
At Active Care we seek to identify and address the root causes of disease. Whether it’s traditional chiropractic, functional medicine, physical therapy, prenatal- we’re here to help your entire family reach your maximum health.