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Dr. Dorothy Saunders, DC

Doctor of Chiropractic - Acupuncture Certified

Dr. Dorothy Saunders specializes in Family Care (especially children), Accidents: AUTO/WORK/SPORTS, and Wellness Care. Dr. Saunders has been practicing in Monticello for over 22 years. She is married and has four very active and fun children of her own (3 boys and 1 girl). She loves being able to help people achieve their goals and lead healthy lives. Outside of spreading the amazing news about CHIROPRACTIC and its benefits and the power of ACUPUNCTURE, you can find her moving. Dr. Saunders enjoys spending time with her family playing sports, bike riding and being outdoors. Currently has coached boys and girls basketball, volleyball and girls hockey and played Women's Hockey with the Monticello Fine Lines. You can also find her reading which is another one of her passions and learning to play the piano. To better help you understand the importance of nutrition and eating healthy she is working on getting her Nutrition Diplomate. This is an advanced course available to chiropractors who believe there is a lot we can accomplish by supplying our bodies with the right nutrition.

She has been part of the Monticello Chamber of Commerce and Big Lake Chamber Commerce for almost 20 years. Dr. Saunders tries to participate in all the local events as much as possible including: ECFE Family Day, Walk and Roll, Halloween Fun Parade, the Monticello and Big Lake Business Expos and much, much more. Dr. Saunders has presented on Nutrition to the 7th graders at the Monticello Middle School for their Wellness Day. She has also participated in the Polar Plunge out of Maple Grove which raises money for Special Olympics. This event is full of energy and TEAM will be sure to be there again!

In 2012 our clinic was blessed with being voted #1 for Chiropractic Care in the Readers Choice Survey through the Monticello Times and Great River Shopper. This includes: Monticello, Big Lake, Becker, Clearwater, Clear Lake, Otsego, Elk River, Maple Lake, Silver Creek Township and Buffalo!

  • Doctor of Chiropractic - North Western Health Sciences University (1998)
  • Acupuncture Certificate - North Western Health Sciences University (1998)
  • Bachelor of Science (Biology) - North Western Health Sciences University (1998)
  • Pre-Masters in Gerontology - University of Manitoba Canada (1995)
  • Bachelor of Physical Education - University of Manitoba Canada (1993)


Dr. Dean Saunders, D.C.

Doctor of Chiropractic

Bio coming soon.