Natural Wellness Center started as a chiropractic and massage clinic, Kinnear Spinal Care Center, in Federal Way in 1985. We moved to our current, larger clinic in 2001, with the new name of Natural Wellness Center.
Michael K Kinnear, DC
Doctor of Chiropractic
Dr Kinnear is the clinic director and founder of Natural Wellness Center. He graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic in St Louis, Missouri and has been in clinical practice since 1983. Dr Kinnear grew up in Washington State, and has lived here most of his life.
Dr Kinnear was honored with the award of Washington State Chiropractor of the Year in 2003. He is an active supporter of chiropractic and is the past-president and co-founder of the Federal Way Chiropractic Society. He is an active member of the Washington State Chiropractic Association and the American Chiropractic Association. He is a board member of the Washington Chiropractic Trust, and is the former Vice President of the Chiropractic Federation of Washington.
The main techniques used by Dr Kinnear are diversified/manual, ArthroStim™, drop table, Activator®, Cox® flexion-distraction, cranial manipulation, Bio Cranial, and Applied Kinesiology. Dr Kinnear may also review your home or work ergonomics, or recommend Cold Laser Therapy.
Melissa DeLaney, LMT
Licensed Massage Therapist
Melissa graduated from Clover Park Technical College in 2005 with an Associates Degree in Massage studies, and has been with Natural Wellness Center since 2008. Melissa is certified through the National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) and is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA). She is a preferred provider for most insurance groups including Regence. Melissa incorporates modalities such as Swedish massage, injury treatment, lymphatic drainage, myofascial release, and trigger point therapy. Melissa’s goal with massage is to help her patients improve their quality of life by working with their body to achieve optimal health and relation.
Morgan Drummond, LMT
Licensed Massage Therapist
We’re excited to welcome Morgan as our newest massage therapist. In addition to deep tissue massage, Morgan includes a variety of treatment massage techniques including Swedish massage, pin & stretch, neuromuscular therapy (NMT), myofascial release, and friction massage - which works to gently realign muscle fibers. Morgan graduated from Cortiva Institute and joined Natural Wellness Center in 2017. Morgan may be new to the clinic, but we’re getting excellent feedback from her patients! Morgan says that it’s very gratifying performing treatment massage and seeing patients experience decreased pain and increased range of motion after a massage session, as well as improved quality of life!