About Us


PhilipPietilaDr. Phil Pietila

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 also a Certified Sports Nutritionist and Certified Personal Trainer.

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.