Dr. Jason Schlenker DC, DACBSP
- Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine
- Diplomate American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians
- FMT Level 1 & 2 Certified Rocktape Provider
- Myotonic Facilitation Technique Certified:
- Upper Extremities
- Lower Extremities
Dr. Schlenker received his Bachelor of Science (B.S) in 2000 from Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa. In 2006, he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Doctorate of Chiropractic (D.C) and was named the 2006 Most Outstanding Graduate. After chiropractic school Dr. Schlenker invested an additional 3 years of study to enhance his sports expertise. In 2011, Dr. Schlenker became a Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (DACBSP), making him one of only 240 chiropractors in the country who have received this elite credential. This knowledge and expertise has made Dr. Schlenker one of the most sought after chiropractic physicians in the area of sports related injuries and rehabilitation.
Following college Dr. Schlenker played 2 seasons of professional baseball for the Gateway Grizzlies in 2001 and 2002. After the 2001 season he was invited to play winter baseball in Perth, Western Australia for the Victoria Belmont Reds.
In 2011, Dr. Schlenker became the Strength and Exercise Specialist for Oregon Weight Loss Surgery, LLC (OWLS) at Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital. His role is educating the patients about exercise and helping them to implement programs specific to their unique issues and conditions.
Dr. Schlenker has participated in other various sports including football, basketball, wrestling, track/field, and triathlon. Currently Dr. Schlenker is an avid runner and has participated in several long distance relay races including Hood to Coast, Rainier to Pacific and Cascade Lakes.
His experience and interest in sports has led Dr. Schlenker to specialize in this specific area of medicine. While his goal is to prevent sports related injuries, Dr. Schlenker’s unique approach emphasizes patient participation and ultimately decreases overall recovery time.
Laura McCorkle, LMT (OBMT# 13429)
Laura is a nationally certified massage therapist, a 2006 graduate of Oregon School of Massage, and a member of Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals. Laura has been a massage therapist at Schlenker Chiropractic since it’s inception in 2008. Laura is passionate about providing health and wellness to her clients through massage therapy. Her goal is to bring the client a nurturing and healing experience, whether that means relief from pain or relief from stress. Laura incorporates many types of manual techniques to relax the muscle tissues. She will customize your session to address any specific concerns you may have and support the goals of your treatment. Laura practices the following massage techniques: Swedish Relaxation Massage, Deep Tissue, Pre/Postnatal Massage, Sports Massage, Positional Release, Reiki.
Sarah Cappoen, Receptionist
Sarah has been the receptionist at Schlenker Chiropractic since the fall of 2013. Originally born in California, she moved up to Oregon with her family when she was two, and has lived in the south/east Portland Metropolitan area ever since. Sarah took college classes at Clackamas Community College for her four years of high school, and graduated with her Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer Degree at seventeen. She went on to Warner Pacific College the next fall, and finished with her Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Development at nineteen, graduating Summa Cum Laude. She recently got married, and is looking forward to the next stage in her life with her husband.
One of Sarah’s passions is helping people, and she has been privileged to go on eight mission trips in her life, both within the continent – Baja California, Mexico – and overseas – the Philippines and northern Thailand. Traveling and serving have given her a lot of experience helping people, and she brings that experience with her to her job. Sarah, a patient of Dr. Schlenker’s herself, hopes that patients are able to find health and wellness in their care at Schlenker Chiropractic.