Meet The Doctor

Dr. Andrew Bakken is the owner of Back-In-Action Chiropractic in La Crosse, WI and operates the clinic along with his wife and office manager, Ana Kloster. They recently moved the clinic to La Crosse following 17 years in southeast Wisconsin. The move to La Crosse brings them closer to family and back to the hills of the Coulee region. This move has also given Dr. Bakken the opportunity to become the official chiropractor for the La Crosse Showtime basketball team.

Over the years Dr. Bakken’s practice has expanded into sports and extremity chiropractic, with an emphasis on high quality care designed to help patients learn to take care of their bodies through good posture and proper mechanical movement.

Dr. B is a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic and has earned two post graduate certifications: Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner® and Certified Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner. He has also been certified by the State of Wisconsin for nutritional counseling and by Rock Tape in Kinesio Tape application. Dr. Bakken strongly believes that a whole-body examination and treatment approach is necessary when treating the musculoskeletal system.

He has been specially trained to treat a vast array of issues, such as:

  • TMJ
  • Shoulder girdle syndrome
  • Tennis elbow
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Hip pain and IT band syndrome
  • Knee pain
  • Baker’s cyst
  • Sprained ankles
  • Shin splints
  • Foot and gait mechanics
  • Leg length issues

He utilizes a variety of techniques in combinations designed specifically for you and your therapeutic needs, including:

Dr. Andrew Bakken graduated from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse in 1996, and Northwestern Health Sciences University in 2001. In his spare time, he enjoys hikes with his wife Ana and their dog Maggie, mountain biking, riding cruiser bikes with friends, sports, cooking, reading, and learning.

The entire team at Back-In-Action Chiropractic is focused on helping you to move better, feel better, and heal better.
Schedule your appointment today and experience the Back-In-Action difference!