Chiropractic Doctor/Director of Chiropractic Care
Veronica L. Elko, D.C. provides leadership, direction, and control for
all aspects of the chiropractic care paradigm compatible with the best
long- and short-term interests of FSC and the patient base. While attending Palmer, Dr. Elko
was selected to deliver chiropractic care to underserved populations in
India for three weeks in the summer of 2006. Her experience
allowed her the opportunity to provide care to a wide age range and a
variety of conditions, further sharpening her tactile and diagnostic
skills. Dr. Elko graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Northern
Colorado in 2002 with a Bachelors of Art in Human Biology and was the
Valedictorian of her class at Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida in
e-mail: veronica [at] functionalspine.com
Chiropractic Doctor/Director of Rehabilitation
Stephen J. Flynn, D.C. is responsible for guiding and
directing rehabilitation activities in conjunction with chiropractic
care. Rehabilitation services will be offered to those patients under
chiropractic care as well as those not under direct care. He has had previous experience in the
strength and conditioning industry as an employee of the International
Performance Institute in Bradenton, Florida, and as an intern in the
University of New Hampshire’s Phase III Cardiac Rehabilitation program.
He graduated Cum Laude from the University of New Hampshire in 2000 with
a Bachelor’s of Science in Kinesiology (Exercise Science) and graduated
Cum Laude from Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida in 2006.
Dr. Flynn serves as a Director and as Chair of the Program Committee for Common Ties Mental Health Coalition which promotes the health and wellness of the citizens of Androscoggin County by providing programs supporting recovery from the combined challenges of physical, mental and substance abuse illnesses. Dr. Flynn, coordinates health education seminars and presentations. If you are interested in having Dr. Elko or Dr. Flynn speak to your group or organization, please use the contact us page or email at the address below.
e-mail: sflynn [at] functionalspine.com
Dr.'s Elko and Flynn are licensed to practice by the state of Maine Office of Licensing and Registration. The FSC chiropractors were required to pass five (5) board exams administered by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, including an exam on physiotherapy. Both Doctors Elko and Flynn are trained in Graston Instrument Soft Tissue Manipulation, Flexion-Distraction, and Activator Methods.