At an early age Dr. Russell was inspired to serve others through the teaching and healing art of B.E.S.T. and Chiropractic care. The Morter family has been practicing chiropractic in Northwest Arkansas for over 50 years. As the 13th Chiropractor in his family, Dr. Russell has observed the amazing expression of health available through the appreciation and application of a health lifestyle taught to him by his family. Dr. Russell completed his undergraduate education at Western State in Gunnison, Colorado. He received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Parker University in Dallas, TX. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Anatomy and Physiology and a Bachelor of Science in Health and Wellness.
Dr. Russell is a Master Practitioner of the Bio-Energetic Synchronization Technique developed by his grandfather Dr. M.T. Morter Jr. and assists his other family members with teaching the work developed by his grandfather. Dr. Russell also utilizes various other chiropractic techniques in order to better serve his patients’ individual needs. With a compulsion to teach and continue sharing his grandfather’s work, Dr. Russell applies the energy and spirit of service and compassion to his daily life and practices. Dr. Russell is excited to have returned home and is enjoying serving his community of Northwest Arkansas.
Fascinated by the power of the human body, Dr. Lauren was motivated to pursue a career in the healing arts. Dr. Lauren received a Bachelor‘s Degree in Exercise Sport Sciences and gained experience in the healthcare field as a cardiac stress testing and rehabilitation intern at Texas Tech University Medical Center Heart Hospital and as an American College of Sports Medicine Certified Exercise Specialist at Wellness Today/Physical Therapy Today in Lubbock, TX.
Dr. Lauren received her doctorate from Parker University College of Chiropractic in Dallas, TX. Dr. Lauren is currently completing studies with the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association and is certified in Webster Technique, a specific analysis and chiropractic adjustment that is proven to remove constraint in the uterus and allows the baby to assume the best possible position for a less traumatic birth. Her post-graduate studies include pediatric and prenatal healthcare, nutrition, and brain balancing techniques & exercises. She has past experience working with children with special needs through Girl Scouts of America, Lubbock ISD Adapted Physical Education Programs, Lubbock Artificial Limb and Brace, and the YMCA after-school program for children with special needs.