Dr. Ellis began her career in healthcare in 2000 as a licensed massage therapist after graduating from the East West College of the Healing Arts. She practiced massage therapy in Portland Oregon until her second year of medical school. She received her bachelor’s of science in Human biology in 2010, and her Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2011 from University of Western States, in Portland Oregon.
Before opening Saige Chiropractic, Dr. Ellis had her practice at Scappoose Chiropractic Clinic where she had taken over Dr. Steve Scheer’s practice upon his retirement in 2018. Here, she implemented Dr. Sheer’s methods that combine the best of traditional physical medicine with the principles and techniques of chiropractic manipulation. Prior to joining Scappoose Chiropractic Clinic, she practiced in Portland, Oregon for seven years.