About Dr. Waln

Dr. Matt WalnDr. Matthew H. Waln (Matt) follows in the footsteps of his family, which has been devoted to the healthcare of others for three generations.

Matt's grandfather and father both practiced as Doctors of Chiropractic, the latter eventually becoming a dean of the National College of Chiropractic, and Matt's mother practiced nursing and earned her master's degree in bioethics.

Education

Dr. Waln earned his Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree at the National College of Chiropractic / National University of Health Sciences in 1998, which has the most rigorous admissions standards of U.S. chiropractic schools and publishes the only refereed, internationally indexed, chiropractic scientific journal, the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, as well as the
Journal of Chiropractic Medicine and the Journal of Chiropractic Humanities.

Matt was also graduated from the prestigious Wheaton Academy, and continued his education in the sciences at universities such as the University of Alaska at Fairbanks before he advanced to the study of chiropractic.

Certifications

In addition to being a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr. Waln had gained special certifications: Dr. Waln continues his education to add additional beneficial therapies such as Active Release to his repertoire so he can provide the best treatment according to each patient's specific needs, which includes everyone from PGA Tour® pros to full-time moms!

Family

When not in the office, you will find Matt enjoying life with his wife Amy, a talented operatic soprano, their eldest son Christopher, who joined them during the 2003 Super Bowl, their son Phillip, who graciously arrived 2 weeks after the big game in 2006 and completed the Waln golf foursome, and their youngest, daughter Tessa, who was born in May, 2007.

Dr. Waln and his family strive to practice their faith everyday and are active in the Wheaton Evangelical Free Church.

Please feel free to call Dr. Waln at (630) 876-3812, stop by the office anytime, or send him an e-mail with any questions you may have.