Dr. Aaron Knutson 2002-Present

Dr. Aaron was raised in Cedar Falls & attended Northern University High School & then the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, where he met the love of his life Emily. He continued his education earning his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the prestigious Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. While at Palmer College, he studied multiple technique courses and extended his knowledge while serving as an assistant in the cervical, extremity, and lumbar flexion-distraction adjusting classes.

Dr. Aaron has since completed many separate postgraduate seminars on extremity adjusting, soft tissue release, Kinesio Tape certification, nutritional counseling, Low Level Laser Therapy, Sports Injury, Concussion Protocols, Athletic Performance, Sports Chiropractic, as well as a 120 hour postgraduate certification in Applied Kinesiology.

His focus is the spine and nervous system, and he excels at treating many extremity issues.  Dr. Aaron believes all people should be proactive about their wellness. He is dedicated to “…helping everyone achieve their full health potential and not only add years to their life, but add life to their years.”

Dr. Aaron is passionate about health education.  He donates his time presenting to civic organizations, businesses, parent/teacher organizations, church groups, and gyms; as well as mentoring other health care providers.  His popular programs include a wide variety of health related topics. He wants to empower people with accurate knowledge to make their own health care decisions.


  • Palmer Chiropractic College

  • University of Northern Iowa

  • Certified Applied Kinesiologist

Associations & Memberships

          Iowa Chiropractic Society

Dr. Mark L. Knutson 1975-2014 RETIRED

Dr. Mark was raised in Cedar Falls & attended Northern University High School & then the University of Northern Iowa where he met the love of his life Theresa Beth. Dr. Mark graduated Magna Cum Laude and was inducted into the International Chiropractic Honor Society in 1975. After graduation Dr. Mark joined the clinic in Cedar Falls. From the beginning Dr. Mark was ahead of the curve by recognizing early on the importance of Applied Kinesiology & the impact on athletic performance. He worked with all level of athletes from youth to world champions in a wide range of sports. Dr. Mark also decided to utilise the Cox Flexion-Distraction technique which is highly effective in both Lumbar & Cervical Disc issues. Dr. Mark developed a unique style of adjusting by incorporating a variety of extremely beneficial protocols for all walks of life. In retirement Dr. Mark spends his time working with Habitat for Humanity, travelling, hanging with family, & woodworking. Much of his fine woodworking is on display throughout the office.

Dr. L.K. Knutson 1948-1991 DECEASED

Dr L.K. was raised in Jackson, Minnesota & then attended Waldorf College in Forest City, Iowa where he met the love of his life Norma Mae. Leroy served in World War II & after the war attended the prestigious birthplace of Chiropractic Palmer College in Davenport, Iowa. After graduation in 1948 Dr. L.K. moved to Cedar Falls, Iowa & opened Knutson Chiropractic Clinic on 4th Street in Cedar Falls. Dr. L.K. loved serving the community & being available to his patients any time they may need him! Although Dr. L.K. retired in 1991, his policy still holds true today... "Call me if you need me!"