About ND Life Spa

Dr. Kirk R. Blackwood

Meet Dr. Blackwood

Dr. Kirk R. Blackwood moved to North Dakota with his family in 2009 from Atlanta, GA where he studied natural healing and earned his doctorate degree. Dr. Blackwood has gone on to complete post-graduate training in Upper Cervical chiropractic and he has trained with some of the most renowned Upper Cervical doctors in the country.

Dr. Blackwood routinely trains with Naturopathic doctors in Salt Lake City, Utah, and has brought many of their unique nutritional healing protocols to Bismarck. The same treatments that allowed him to personally reverse his own symptoms of chronic migraine, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, weight-gain, and more.

Dr. Blackwood has been passionately teaching and applying wellness and weight-loss techniques in the community for over a decade. He is the recipient of 5 consecutive “Innovative Dr. of the Year” awards, which are presented yearly in Salt Lake City, Utah. When he is not in the office, he enjoys fishing, traveling, family time, playing basketball and softball.

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(701) 751-4485

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Meet Naomi

Naomi is our Clinic and Spa Administrator and Patient Coordinator. Her main goal is to ensure hope. She believes there are so many opportunities for unbelievable, better health for every patient. Many of her responsibilities include overseeing the operations of the clinic and spa, administration, and creating a safe environment for patients to share their wellness goals, while applying her many insights to holistic health. When not in the clinic you can find her enjoying a good book or enjoying the outdoors.

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(701) 751-4485

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Meet Kaitlynn

Kaitlynn is our health coach at ND Life Spa. She is a native of Bismarck, North Dakota, and has been on a journey of reaching optimal health and wellness for quite a few years! She has had the privilege of helping hundreds of patients meet their health and wellness goals. Whether it is weight loss, neuropathy, infertility, hormone balancing, chronic pain or a multitude of other health ailments, Kaitlynn gets to work with patients to achieve their goals and offer encouragement and guidance every step of the way. She enjoys educating patients on proper nutrition that helps heal the body, and also customizes supplements to help their bodies detox and be more fully restored. It is so rewarding for her to assist patients in gaining control of their health and reach results they never thought possible! Meeting with patients on a weekly basis and getting to know them better is one of the things she loves most about her position. When she is not working with patients, she enjoys spending time making healthy meals, reading (especially history-related books and articles), and adventuring outdoors and to new places. Her most valued pastime is spending time with her family, friends, and furry companions.

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Meet Shanna

Originally from Underwood, North Dakota, Shanna graduated from Sister Rosalind Gefre’s School of Massage Therapy in Fargo, North Dakota, in 2003. Throughout her 17 years of experience she has practiced professionally in both North Dakota and Colorado. Shanna has been trained in Deep Tissue, Hot Stone, Geriatric, Pediatric, Prenatal, Sports, and Swedish Massage. Her belief is that the best part of being a Licensed Massage Therapist is not only the practice that is beneficial for the client physically, but also mentally and spiritually. She can develop an individualize a plan to suit your wellness goals. ND Life Spa and Shanna won Bismarck’s Best of the Best in Massage for 2020! Book a massage with her today – you will not be disappointed!

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(701) 751-4485

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CALL ND LIFE SPA TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT
(701) 751-4485