Your Wellness Team:

Andres Sampedro, (Hon.), D.C.

Dr. Andres opened the doors of Natural Choice Chiropractic in 2002.  A native of Ecuador, Dr. Andres grew up in Toronto and graduated from the University of Toronto before earning his Chiropractic degree from Life University in Atlanta, Georgia.  Outside the office, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends especially his three beautiful children who provide a powerful testimony on raising kids in the wellness lifestyle.  Other interests include working out, running, traveling, kayaking, hiking, hanging out at the beach, collecting fossils, rocks and rare insects.

Tammy Dorr,

Office Manager CA

Tammy has been with us since March of 2003 and is the friendly individual you notice when you arrive at the office.  Tammy is responsible for managing all the office duties and training team members.  In addition, she also performs the front desk duties and the filling of insurance paperwork.  Outside the office,  Tammy lives in Caledonia with her husband Carl and enjoys spending time outdoors.

Dr. Ashlee Ryan, D.C.

After graduating from Grand Valley State University with a bachelor's degree in health sciences in 2007, Dr. Ashlee went to Palmer College of Chiropractic in Iowa and received her Doctorate in Chiropractic in 2001.  She is originally from Traverse City but now lives in Rockford with her husband and two children.  She is passionate about chiropractic and helps the team by conducting examinations, preparing reports and going to screenings.

Yago Williams,


Yago has been doing chair massage with us for several years and began doing table massage in 2006.  He specializes in Deep Tissue Massage with extra focus on the back and neck.  He lives in Rockford with his wife Melissa and their three children.  Yago is a member of the Conquerors who provide a powerful ministry by using their physical gifts to spread the Gospel.  Yago also manages the Facebook page for Natural choice and participates in many of our external events.  In his spare time Yago loves to workout Like a Beast!

Pam Lemons,

Financial CA

Pam has been with us since June 2007.  She lives in Wyoming with her husband Alan and son Corey.  Pam performs x-rays, re-exams and handles all of the financial duties including insurance verification, billing and more.  She brings a lot of chiropractic experience to the Natural Choice Chiropractic team.  Outside the office, Pam enjoys spending time with family, bowling and reading.

Cat Van Til, L.Ac.


Catherine is a practitioner of acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine.  She is a graduate of the University of Michigan, and earned her Master of Traditional Oriental Medicine degree from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA.  Catherine has experience in treating a wide variety of disorders including pain management, allergies, insomnia, infertillity, addictions, intestinal disorders, depression, PSTD, anxiety, and stress.  In her free time she enjoys working out, reading and spending time with her friends and family.

Marcy Lentz,


Marcy is a returning Massage Therapist to Natural Choice Chiropractic.  She first worked with us in 2005-2006 and came back in December of 2010.  Marcy received her certification from the Institute of Alternative Medicine and Education in 2004.  She specializes in deep tissue and clinical therapies.  She lives in Caledonia and in her spare time enjoys reading, photography, hiking with friends and family.

Veronica Strouse,

Health Minister

Certified as a Health & Wellness Coach through Hallelujah Acres in Gastonia NC, Veronica Strouse has been helping people for over 12 years.  She believes that while everyone is unique and each person is at a different place in their health, the common bond lies in nutrition.  Her passion is helping people recognize where they're at in their journey using energy scans and empowering them with a personal plan for better health.  Veronica is also certified in the YL Raindrop Technique which she personalizes

to each client.

Guadalupe Hernandez,


Guadalupe is our bilingual massage therapist.  She studied massage therapy at the USA Career Institute in Colorado.  Her focus is Swedish and Deep Tissue Massage.  Guadalupe is also experienced in working with special needs children.  Her motivation is to help people relax and find relief in a world that is full of stress.  She lives in Wyoming and loves spending time with her family.  Guadalupe is passionate about her work and says, "I love what I do and learn more and more everyday!"

McKenzie Zientek,

RN, BSN, Cosmetic Nurse Injector

MaKenzie is a Registered Nurse with a bachelor's degree in Science and Nursing from Wester Michigan University.  With years of experience as a Cosmetic Nurse Injector, McKenzie is knowledgeable and passionate about her field.  She is friendly, energetic and dedicated to quality patient care, has an artistic eye and uses advanced techniques to help her clients regain the natural structure of their face.  McKenzie offers a free consultation to address specific needs and concerns as well as creating an aesthetic plan that will be the most effective for each client.  She currently resides in the Detroit area and enjoys spending time with her family on her days off.

Natural Choice Chiropractic - 5260 Kalamazoo Ave. Grand Rapids, MI 49508 - Office Phone: (616) 827-2350  Office Fax: (616) 827-2351

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