Dr. Kirsten Ferguson, DC, CFMP, RYT200
Dr. Ferguson is originally from Phoenix, Arizona. She received her bachelor's degree in 1989 from Lawrence University and her doctorate in 1996 from Palmer College of Chiropractic. She found her way into chiropractic after suffering from severe headaches (see "Her Story").
Dr. Ferguson's philosophy is that optimal health starts within. She has a passion for empowering others to manage their own health journey through education and action.
Her outside interests include reading, CrossFit, and yoga. You can also follow her on YouTube at "Vitality Doc"
Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner
Certified Yoga Teacher (RYT200)
Certified Dry Needling, Deep and Superficial
Certified Webster's Practitioner
Certified TPI, Golf Fitness
Dr. Mark Hoffman, DC
Dr. Hoffman was raised in Princeton, Illinois. He received his bachelor's degree from Palmer College and his doctorate in 1996 from Palmer College of Chiropractic. He decided to become a chiropractor following a motorcycle accident.
When not at work, he has his hand in many projects in the garage, including working on his Jeep and refurbishing parts for other people's projects. He enjoys mountain biking and weight lifting. His outside interests include fitness and 4-wheeling.
Drs. Ferguson and Hoffman are a husband and wife team. They reside in Fern Creek and have 2 boys, Bryce and Keagan. They opened Fern Creek Chiropractic Center in late April 1997 at its original location, across the street from the current location. They take great pride in keeping their practice updated with advanced technology and the latest information for their patients. This office thrives on patient referrals, the highest compliment any doctor can receive. (Read the Testimonials to see what some of our patients say)
Tony Heinsohn, Office Manager
Tony has been with Fern Creek Chiropractic Center since August of 2001. Tony is a native of Louisville, KY. He has filled many positions over the years with our practice including therapy assistant, insurance manager, and, his current position, patient manager, and office manager. Tony is also a certified limited radiographer. Tony resides in Fern Creek with his husband, Chris, and their dog, Kikko.
Emily Leech, Chiropractic Assistant
Emily initially worked with Fern Creek Chiropractic Center in 2019. After moving back from Owensboro, she rejoined our office in August 2020. Emily is a native of Louisville, KY. She is a graduate of Bellarmine with a degree in Exercise Physiology. She resides in Louisville with her parents and her puppy.
Rachel Helm, Licensed Massage Therapist
Rachel, a graduate of the Louisville School of Massage, is Louisville born and raised. She is a wife and mother of two. In her free time, she is an amateur photographer and is working on her green thumb. Her greatest passion is for helping people heal through massage.
Georgina, Our Mascot
Georgina joined our practice one fall morning years ago and has never left. She keeps everyone entertained throughout the year.
Established in 1997.
Owned and operated: Dr. Mark Hoffman and Dr. Kirsten Ferguson, a husband and wife team. The doctors are both Palmer graduates.
Techniques include a number of manual and instrument-assisted techniques including Palmer package (Gonstead, Thompson, Toggle, and Diversified), Impulse IQ, Activator, Flexion-Distraction.
We adjust the full spine and extremities. Dr. Ferguson also works with prenatal and pediatric patients. Dr. Ferguson is certified in Webster's Breech Technique and has done post-graduate work on the specifics of chiropractic care for the pregnant patient.