OUR TEAM


JENY BAUER, DPT

Dr. Jeny Bauer has been a physical therapist for 12 years. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Biology from Southwest State University in 2000, her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy in 2002 from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse, and finally a Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy from Temple University in 2010. Her previous work experience in physical therapy includes time spent at Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center from 2002 to 2009, where she worked in outpatient, nursing home, hospital inpatient, and home care. Jeny has also received specialized education in spinal manipulation and kinesiotaping.

 

She began working at Southwest Minnesota Therapy in 2009 primarily in outpatient orthopedic care, but she also does some home care physical therapy. Though Jeny truly enjoys her job in physical therapy and the challenge of figuring out what is going on and how to fix it, she most enjoys working with patients who have back pain and sports injuries. Jeny resides in rural Lynd with her husband and three children. In her free time, she enjoys working in the garden, knitting, scrapbooking, and doing home renovation projects.


MAILE ROPER, DO

Dr Roper is a family medicine doctor from Baudette, MN. She has been in practice for more than 30 years. She will provide full range of services, from prescribing drugs to performing surgery, and will use the latest medical tools.

 

She believes that all parts of the body work together and influence one another. Dr Roper’s whole person approach to medicine is focused on looking beyond your symptoms to understand how lifestyle and environmental factors impact your wellbeing.  She will encourage and teach patients how to prevent illness and injury by maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

 

 


amanda kittelson, pa-C

Amanda Kittelson PA-C, is originally from Wabasso where she grew up wearing maroon and gold as a Wabasso Rabbit.  She is a graduate from Wabasso High school, completed her undergraduate degree at North Dakota State University, Fargo, and earned her Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree at the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.

 

Amanda’s desire to practice medicine came after the injury of her father.  He suffered a traumatic brain injury after a fall while working.  Amanda and her family spent countless hours in the hospital and rehabilitation units while her father recovered.  She saw first hand the impact the medical professionals had on her father and family.  She became interested in medicine at that time and has remained passionate about providing care that will positively impact the lives of her patients.  

 

Amanda started practicing in Fargo, ND after graduating from PA school.  She then moved to Minnesota in 2014 to be closer to family.  She is excited to be in her hometown and give back to the community.  Amanda enjoys spending time at home with her husband, Cody, and their four children, Lyla, Cameron, Brackstan, and Lydia.  She also enjoys cooking, baking, and attending Wabasso High School events. She provides care to all ages and enjoys all aspects of family medicine and acute care. 


Quentin Fixen, DC

Father, Son, Entrepreneur, Doctor, Team Leader and Husband are titles Dr. Quentin Fixen carries.  He was raised on a farm with two older brothers.  Today, he still enjoys helping his mom and dad with farming, especially when his young children want to go to. He also enjoys traveling, down-hill skiing, flying, scuba diving, golfing, and many other outdoor activities.

 

After graduating Marshall High School, he acquired a Biology Major with a minor in Chemistry at South Dakota State University. He then earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at Northwestern Health Sciences University. He practiced as an associate for many years before starting up his own chiropractic business, Fixen Chiropractic.

 

After ten successful years, he has expanded the practice into a multi-speciality healthcare facility. Working together with chiropractors, physical therapists, massage therapists, physicians, and more is the ultimate for patient care. Dr Fixen dreams are coming true, to help people be their best. 


sara christiansen, DC

Dr Sara enjoys working out, spending time with family at the lake, reading, traveling, expanding her nutrition knowledge, and loves working with families!

 

Children bring her joy especially when she helps a mom through the process of getting pregnant, being pregnant, and post delivery.  She took advanced courses in Pediatric Chiropractic while attaining her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree at Northwestern Health Sciences University. 

 

She also learned the Ancient Chinese Medicine of Acupuncture. She brings the needling technique to people with headaches, dizziness, hiccups, premenstrual tension, irregular or painful periods, skin conditions, anxiety, and much much more.

 

Growing up she had always known she wanted to be a doctor so after graduating Marshall High School, she attended the University of Minnesota Duluth where she majored in biology and minored in chemistry and continued to follow her dreams to bring happiness and health into the lives she touches. 


tucker baumann, DC

Dr. Tucker Baumann grew up in Washta, Iowa and is a graduate of River Valley High School. After graduation, he attended Buena Vista University before deciding to undertake a career in Chiropractic. Dr. Baumann graduated with his Bachelor's Degree in general science from Palmer College of Chiropractic undergrad program and went on to complete the Doctorate program where he graduated with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Upon attending Palmer he was able to travel to Manaus, Brazil as part of a clinic abroad program where he helped in bringing Chiropractic care to the local people. Dr. Baumann has also trained extensively in various soft tissue techniques and specializes in Graston technique.

 

He enjoys playing and watching sports, especially the Chicago Bears and the Minnesota Twins. He also enjoys other activities such as hunting, fishing, playing guitar, cooking, traveling, and spending time in the Okoboji area. Dr. Baumann is excited to be providing Chiropractic care to the Marshall and Wabasso area.


abby miller, DC

Dr. Abby Miller hails from Balaton, where she grew up on her family’s farm. She is a graduate of Tracy Area High School, completed her undergraduate degree at Minnesota State University, Mankato, and earned her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington.

 

After an injury in her younger years, Dr. Abby began seeing a chiropractor, whom she credits with helping her recover from her injury. She then worked as a chiropractic assistant for a multi-doctor clinic while in undergraduate school. There she got a feel for working with patients and decided she would pursue a career in chiropractic.

 

Dr. Abby practiced in Marshall after finishing her schooling, moved to St. Cloud for four years, and is excited to be back close to home. She loves cooking and baking, and spends as much time as she is able on the farm with her parents, two brothers and their families, and her three little boys, Nolan, Cole and Baylor. While Dr. Abby handles all varieties of chiropractic care, she most enjoys working with pregnant women and pediatrics.