Dr. Leif-Erik Nielson

Dr. Nielson has been practicing in Midway, Utah since 1998. He earned his Bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University and his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, Missouri.  Dr. Nielson went on to become a certified chiropractic extremity practitioner, as well as has received hundreds of hours of advanced training in nutrition and laser therapy.

In his free time, "Doc" enjoys hiking in the beautiful mountains that surround his home, coaching soccer, and singing in a barber shop quartet. He and his wife, Sheila, have enjoyed raising their four children in Midway, where they have become very much a part of the community. 

Meet Our Staff

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Judy Spencer
Office Manager

Judy is the person who will greet you at the front desk with a  warm hello and will answer pretty much any  question you might have.


She is "Judy-of-all-trades," whose many talents benefit her grandchildren. Each year, she makes a specially themed Christmas tree for one of her grandkids. Ask her about the Harry Potter tree!

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Syndi Cummings Parker 
Administrative Assistant

Syndi is the smartest person in our office! You might see her running the front desk, assisting the doctor, or even running the MLS laser!

Syndi ran her own business for many years and now she and her husband, Dave, enjoy being semi-retired and spending time with their family.

Kit Gardiner
Laser Tech/Rehab Asst

Kit is a dedicated MLS laser tech and Rehab assistant. She'll take good care of you throughout your laser treatment and rehab experience.


Kit has lived in the Heber Valley since 1999 with her husband and their 4 kids. It's been a wonderful place to raise their family. In her spare time, she loves to be with her family and friends, play board  games, watch her kids play soccer, and bake chocolate treats. 

Karen Crawford
Laser Tech/Rehab Asst

Karen is another one of our dedicated laser tech/Rehab assistants. She'll take great care of you!


Karen is originally from British Columbia, Canada and moved to the Heber Valley in 2015. She and her late husband have 4 children, 10 grandchildren and soon to be 3 great-grandchildren. Karen enjoys playing the accordion and digital piano, as well as landscape photography, meeting new people and spending time with family.

Karin Beck
Laser Tech/Rehab Asst

Karin is a dedicated MLS laser tech and Rehab assistant in our office. She'll take great care of you, while making you feel comfortable.


Karin has lived in Heber since 2005 and is originally from San Francisco, CA. She has 5 kids and a plethora of cats. She also enjoys her church-related activities, watching movies, listening to music and getting her dancing shoes on.