Doctors And Staff


From top left to right: Jesse, Rebekah, Amele & Ratha
From bottom left to right: Dr. Dronen, Dr. Smith & Dr. Comes


Dr. Laura Dronen

Dr. Laura Dronen ~ Chiropractor

A graduate of the University of Minnesota and Northwestern College of Chiropractic, Dr. Laura Dronen is a member of the Minnesota Chiropractic Association. She is interested in total body wellness, nutrition, and fitness. An avid runner and soccer player, Dr. Dronen enjoys treating athletes of all ability levels.

Dr. Dronen is passionate about the treatment of acute and chronic injuries, headaches, neck and back pain, and pregnancy-related issues.

Dr. Dronen helps your body maximize its optimum function. By adjusting the joints in the body, she is able to relieve the pressure on nerves, thus allowing the joint to move through its full, pain-free, range of motion. Through chiropractic care, Dr. Dronen is also able to stimulate the body’s immune system. Combining chiropractic care, nutrition, and rehabilitation, Dr. Dronen helps her patients to promote strong healthy, pain-free living.

When Dr. Dronen is not at the clinic, you will find her at home with her husband and 2 daughters. They enjoy snowboarding and skiing, watersports, traveling, and watching movies.


Dr. Jason Smith

Dr. Jason Smith - Chiropractor

Dr. Jason Smith ~ Chiropractor

Dr. Smith attended the University of Minnesota and then furthered his education at Northwestern College of Chiropractic. He is a member of the Minnesota Chiropractic Association.

His interests lie in treating those involved in automobile accidents, sports injuries and nutrition counseling. He has had numerous continuing education hours focusing on the impact of motor vehicle injuries and chronic health issues. In his leisure time, Dr. Smith enjoys playing and watching all sports and spending time with his daughters.

Many of our patients who have been injured or who suffer the ill effects that everyday stress can play in their lives are amazed at how well they feel under chiropractic care. By implementing massage therapy, acupuncture and rehabilitation in a patient’s care, there are noticeable differences in the speed of recovery. By assessing your particular problem, Dr. Smith is able to tailor a treatment plan to best suit your needs.


Dr. Pamela Comes


Dr. Pamela Comes ~ Chiropractor

Dr. Comes graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology and a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from Northwestern Chiropractic College. She grew up with chiropractic being a part of her life and health care. After finding personal relief from chronic migraine headaches with regular chiropractic care, she has become passionate about helping others who are suffering from headache pain.

Dr. Comes has years of experience working with patients who are suffering from neck and back pain. This pain could have been from an auto collision, a lifting injury, or those “I don’t know what I did, but just woke up in pain.” She understands and cares about making every patient feel better. She also loves to work with those people that are trying to become the healthiest they can be through wellness care, diet, and exercise.

In her free time, Dr. Pamela Comes enjoys golfing and watching her three kids in all of their activities.



Rebekah ~ Massage Therapist

Rebekah is a graduate of the Northwestern Health Sciences University Massage Program.

She enjoys helping with the rehabilitation of those suffering from different injuries with emphasis on trigger point therapy.

In her spare time, Rebekah enjoys playing piano, going to concerts, making art and loves going back to her home up north to go fishing, do some gardening, or just hanging around a bonfire with friends and family.



Ratha ~ Chiropractic Assistant

Ratha accomplished her Medical Administrative Assistant diploma in 2013. She enjoys working at McCarron Lake Chiropractic because it allows her to help people. Also, she loves being part of a team and it’s a lot of fun! She is fluent in Khmer and English. She has a license in cosmetology so when she’s not working she likes to make people feel fabulous.

Her idea of the perfect day would be from spending time with her 3 kids, hanging out in front of a bonfire with great friends to hiking, fishing or just at home watching movies.



Amele ~ Massage Therapist

Amele ~ Massage Therapist


Amele is a graduate of the massage therapy program at the Saint Paul Community and Technical College. She appreciates being able to help people and take care of their muscle pain. She loves to hang out with friends, watch movies, and listen to music. She also loves spending more time with her family.

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