Dr. Phil Pietila, DC
Dr. Phil Pietila is a board-certified chiropractic physician who serves the Copper Country and surrounding areas. He founded CoreWellness Chiropractic and Natural Medicine in 2012 to bring the latest in natural healthcare to the Copper Country. What sets CoreWellness Chiropractic and Natural Medicine apart is Dr. Pietila’s holistic approach to health that uncovers the cause of ill health.
His understanding of the body’s systems and how they interact with each other have provided him with unique insight into the body’s musculoskeletal structure, biochemistry, and neurology. By using natural, non-invasive tools like Applied Kinesiology, Functional Medicine, and Microcurrent Therapy, he thoroughly assesses all aspects of the patient’s health. He has also developed a deep understanding of the emerging science behind DNA Methlyation and Epigenetics.
As an avid reader and lifelong learner, Dr. Pietila continuously keeps up-to-date with the latest natural medicine research and recommendations. He also attends a multitude of health seminars and workshops each year taught by the most respected chiropractors and natural healthcare providers in the world. In addition to his formal training, Dr. Pietila has a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from Michigan Tech University and is a Certified Sports Nutritionist and Certified Personal Trainer. He also serves on the Michigan Tech Athletic Council and serves as the chiropractor for Michigan Tech Hockey.
When Dr. Pietila is not helping patients live a better, more rewarding life, he enjoys spending time with family, weight training, playing hockey, and waterskiing.
Dr. Pietila is married and has four children.
Julie Tufte, LMT, CCHt, Reiki M/T, MBWP
Julie Tufte comes to the Upper Peninsula from the sunny state of Arizona. She has been a Mind-Body Wellness Practitioner for over 10 years. Helping people make the connection between emotional and physical pain is her true passion. Julie’s accreditations include Licensed Massage Therapist (Arizona), Clinically Certified Hypnotherapist, and Reiki Master/Teacher. Julie’s intuitive approach to your care is unique and powerful. Her collective education makes her the perfect fit in joining the Corewellness Team.
After growing up in California and spending the last 18 years in Arizona, Julie and her family have welcomed the change of scenery and weather here in the U.P.!
To schedule with Julie, call the clinic at 906.275.9600!