At Karns Chiropractic, Massage & BodyWorks!, we recognize that your choice of a chiropractor is driven both by the chiropractor's competency and personality. When searching for chiropractic treatment, you need a doctor who is experienced, understanding and supportive. You'll get this caring attitude from all the staff at Karns Chiropractic, Massage & BodyWorks! We look forward to getting to know you!
Dr. Christopher Kelley, DC
Dr. Kelley graduated from the University of Rhode Island in 1993 and from Logan College of Chiropractic in 1996. He then worked with his uncle, also a chiropractor in the Bearden area before opening Karns Chiropractic in 2001.
Dr. Kelley specializes in treating a variety of conditions, from chronic low back and neck pain to rehabilitation following an accident or injury. He can also provide information about improving your diet, creating a healthier workplace, and increasing the overall quality of your health.
Dr. Kelley served as team chiropractor for the Knoxville Speed, a former professional hockey team. He also served as Head Lacrosse Coach for Farragut High School and since 2008, Dr. Kelley also helps to coach The University of Tennessee's Lacrosse team.
Sothreaksa Keo, Marketing Director
Sothreaksa joined our staff in October 2013. Sothreaksa was born in Cambodia, raised in Oregon, and recently relocated to Knoxville. Following her graduation from University of Oregon, Sothreaksa moved across the world to teach English in South Korea. This opportunity not only allowed Sothreaksa to travel to Puerto Rico, Japan, Thailand, Malaysia and Cambodia, but it also opened up her eyes to many world cultures. After three years of working and traveling abroad, Sothreaksa decided to relocate to Knoxville to pursue a career in health care. In her spare time, Sothreaksa enjoys cooking, researching, photography and fashion.
Janice Parris, Office Manager
Janice joined our staff in October 2013. She moved to Knoxville TN with her husband (a native of East Tennessee) and her children from Southern California, where she worked several years as an Office Manager for the Army Veterinary Hospital. Janice is also a proud veteran who served in the U.S. Air Force.
Janice is an interactive mother that loves sports. She volunteers her time outside the office to manage a competitive soccer team along with being a wrestling team mom. Janice firmly believes in living a healthy lifestyle by spending her free time in the gym and finding new ways to cook things in the kitchen.
Shelley Bryant, Licensed Massage Therapist
Shelley joined our staff in November 2013. She grew up in North Knoxville in the Halls Crossroads community. Shelley graduated from C.O.R.E. Institute of Knoxville and passed the state board exam to receive her massage license in July 2003. She also graduated from The University of Houston-Downtown with a Bachelor of Science in Sociology in December 2010.
In her free time Shelley has performed in local plays, film festivals and commercials. She enjoys exploring locally and traveling around the world. Her most recent trips have taken her to Central America to places like Mexico, Costa Rica and Panama. She looks forward to planning trips overseas.