Our Professional Staff

About Dr. Gartzke:

Dr. Gartzke grew up in Algoma, Wisconsin a small town outside of Green Bay. Dr. Gartzke is a 2004 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Medicine Athletic Training and a 2007 graduate of Northwestern Health Sciences University with a Doctorate in Chiropractic. Prior to River Falls Spine & Wellness Center he practiced chiropractic for 7 years in the Twin Cities. Dr. Gartzke also teaches at the University of St. Scholastica as an adjunct professor for the Masters level Athletic Training Program since 2010. Dr. Gartzke has also taken additional course work and specializes in treating whiplash related injuries from automobile accidents. He has served as an expert witness in deposition and arbitration hearings. 

When he’s not in the office he enjoys keeping current with sporting events, being outdoors, and spending time with his wife Kim, family and friends. His current practice in River Falls first opened its doors in 1981 and in the 30 plus years since is all about results. Rest assured Dr. Gartzke will go to great lengths to help you take your health back!

The Staff:
We pride ourselves on customer service and putting the patients’ needs and concerns in front of all else.  When you walk in the River Falls Spine & Wellness Center doors we will handle every aspect of your care with the utmost professionalism, from verifying your insurance benefits to making sure you follow through with your health care recommendations.  My staff and I will be here to make sure that you have the best experience possible."