- Dr. Daniel J. Kraus was born in Washington, D.C. , grew up in Silver Spring and is a graduate of the University of Maryland at College Park. He then went on to Life College in Marietta, Georgia, where he received his Doctor of Chiropractic. Dr. Kraus received a Distinguished Fellow of Chiropractic Biophysics certification in 2008 and his Advanced Certification in Chiropractic Biophysics in 2011. He is Board certified in the State of Maryland, and by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
Dr. Kraus has had extensive experience in structural rehabilitation and he focuses on spinal correction. He believes that fixing posture helps improve overall health and helps patients achieve their long term health goals. His approach to treatment is to find the underlying cause of the problem; each treatment program is designed specifically for the individual. The office, established in 2019 is focused on the health needs of the entire family with a focus on posture correction.
Annette Jamison is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner with a focus in orthopedics and pain management. She has lived in the D.C. area for 15 years but grew up in Los Alamos, New Mexico.
After graduating with honors and a Bachelors of Science degree in Nutrition from Texas State University she moved to the DC area. She then attended Georgetown University for her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and worked as a cardiac nurse in D.C. Annette later obtained her Master’s from Georgetown University to become a Family Nurse Practitioner. While studying at Georgetown she was inducted into the very prestigious honor society, Sigma Theta Tau.
Annette has focused on pain management and orthopedics in an integrated setting since she became a Nurse Practitioner. She is passionate about helping patients feel better and creating an individualized plan to meet each patient's needs. She is currently working towards a functional medicine certification and is excited to offer this richer more individualized type of medical care to her patients. She is an active member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners Association of Maryland, and Sigma Theta Tau.
Annette resides with her husband and three kids in Maryland. She loves hiking, kayaking, gardening, exercising, and spending time with family and friends.
Seung Woo Paik is an acupuncturist and herbalist certified by the NCCAOM (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine), licensed in the states of Virginia and Maryland. He received his Master of Science in Acupuncture and Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Chinese Herbal Medicine from the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine.
After graduating from the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine, Seung Woo completed his acupuncture externship at an oriental medicine clinic in South Korea, training in Sa-Am acupuncture (Korean 4-Needle Technique), Scalp acupuncture, Electro-acupuncture, Cupping, and Herbal medicine.
Seung Woo is committed to ongoing education and learning the latest research and techniques in the field of acupuncture. Currently, he is enrolled in the Professional Doctorate Program in Acupuncture with Chinese Herbal Medicine at Virginia University of Integrative Medicine to further advance his knowledge and expertise in the field.
He specializes in pain management (back pain, shoulder pain, neck pain, headache/migraine, TMJ syndrome, Sport injuries), rehabilitation from stroke, facial paralysis (Bell’s Palsy), mental health (anxiety, depression, stress, insomnia), digestive health (constipation, diarrhea, abdominal bloating, indigestion, IBS), women’s health (PMS, menopause symptoms), and others.
Lauren is a functional nutritionist practicing medical nutrition therapy. She earned her undergraduate degree from American University and holds a graduate degree in human nutrition from the University of Bridgeport, graduating Summa Cum Laude. Lauren is a board-certified Nutrition Specialist and Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist. Her concierge nutrition and wellness practice is located in downtown Bethesda where she sees clients both in person and virtually. She specializes in helping clients optimize their health and is well-versed in nutritionally supporting those with complex health and metabolic issues like chronic pain, autoimmune diseases, and hormonal dysregulation. Lauren is a very compassionate practitioner and takes an individualized approach with all of her clients while ensuring that they maintain a healthy relationship with food. When she is not in the clinic, she spends time together with her dogs, hiking or trying out new recipes.
Dr. Everett N. Scott graduated from New York Chiropractic College with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 2008 and a B.A. from SUNY Geneso in 2004 with a degree in Anthropology/Pre-Med. He is a member of the American Chiropractic Association and was a member of the New York Chiropractic Council. Dr. Scott is licensed by the Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners and the Department Of Health and Mental Hygiene to practice chiropractic care with physical therapy privileges. He is also a CPR and Emergency Cardiac Care Provider (Adult, Child, Infant) certified by the American Heart Association. Dr. Scott is also a Certified Chiropractic Biophysics Practitioner (CBP) and Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (CKTP).
Dr. Scott has enjoyed volunteering his care to underprivileged and senior citizens by providing chiropractic care, nutritional and daily living activities counseling to improve patient’s overall quality of life. As a member of the Sports Club at the New York Chiropractic College, he was afforded the opportunity and privilege to treat elite athletes from around the world, utilizing chiropractic care at numerous off-campus, supervised sporting events in New York. Dr. Scott has a love and appreciation for all sports, especially soccer, basketball, football and skiing. He had the distinct honor of playing on the New York State Olympic Development Soccer Team and the Lancaster/Syracuse/Rochester Rhinos Jr. Team. Honors include NCAA All-Academic Team and an invitation the NCAA Leadership Conference. While at Geneseo, he received Alpha Phi Alpha Academic Honors and Black & Latino Student Leaders of America recognition. Dr. Scott is rated 5 stars on Healthgrades with over 50 reviews and is also rated one of the nations’s top chiropractic doctors, based on patient satisfaction scores of 9.83 out of 10.