Chris Sellers DC, ART
Dr. Chris Sellers is a Master ART provider and ART Instructor who is certified in Upper Extremity, Lower Extremity, Spine, Nerve Entrapment, Complex Protocols, Biomechanics, Active Palpation, and he is also in the Ironman Provider Network.
Dr. Sellers is a native Houstonian, and while he grew up playing baseball and basketball in Texas, he excelled at football. He played Division I collegiate football at the United States Air Force Academy and now enjoys practicing and playing golf with his wife Dr. Leach. He also enjoys working out, running, and spending time with his family.
Education & Honors
Besides being a Master ART provider and ART instructor, Dr. Sellers graduated cum laude from Texas Chiropractic College receiving his Doctrine of Chiropractic. His education included a four-year internship in a sports medicine clinic, three-month neurosurgery rotation, and a two-month ER hospital rotation. In 1993 he received his Bachelors of Science in Biomedical Engineering from Texas A&M. Dr. Sellers is a member of the Texas Chiropractic Association and the American Chiropractic Association.
Joining the Performance Wellness team August 2002, Dr. Sellers and his wife Dr. Leach have a passion for sports chiropractic, rehabilitation and wellness care.
Dr. Sellers and Dr. Leach have been proud to sponsor many clubs and events, including for Gilbert's Gazelles, Tri Zones Training, Austin T3, High Five Events, Austin Fit (a division of USA Fit), Austin Triathletes, the Austin Runners Club. Plus the University of Texas Women's Lacrosse Team, Vipers Football and Cheerleading, Anderson High school Dance Team etc.....
Chris Olson DC, ART
Dr. Chris Olson was born in Wisconsin but has been a Texan since the age of eight. Growing up, he played soccer, baseball, basketball and golf and learned at an early age the importance of a healthy body's effect on performance. Dr. Olson continued to pursue his passions for golf and soccer in college and he enjoys playing both to this day.
Education and Honors
Dr. Olson graduated Cum Laude from Parker College of Chiropractic in which he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree. In addition to his doctorate degree, he received a second Bachelor of Science degree in Health and Wellness, having originally received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology degree from the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Olson is also certified in Active Release Techniques (ART) for Spine, Lower and Upper Extremities, and Nerve Entrapment. He is board-certified with the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners and licensed through the Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
Dr. Olson's education includes a one-year chiropractic rotation, during which he spent six months in Mexico City at UNEVE Chiropractic College in Ecatapec. Prior to joining the Performance Wellness team in 2009, Dr. Olson worked as an associate in Dallas, but in order to fulfill his dream of moving back to Austin, he soon returned and has been with our team ever since.
Jonathan Shaner DC, ART
Dr. Jonathan Shaner is a native Texan, born in Austin and raised in Georgetown. Growing up, he played football, basketball and baseball, but he enjoyed combat sports such as boxing, Muay Thai kickboxing, and Brazilian jiu jitsu the most. He continues to stay active, practicing Brazilian jiu jitsu and weight training, which has helped him realize the importance of form and function in relation to the body’s health and wellness.
Education and Honors
Dr. Shaner graduated from Parker University, where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree and two Bachelor’s degrees in Anatomy and Physiology, and Health and Wellness. Dr. Shaner graduated Cum Laude from Texas Tech University with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise and Sport Sciences/Kinesiology. Dr. Shaner is certified in Active Release Techniques for the Upper and Lower Extremities,Spine, and Nerve Entrapment. He is board-certified with the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners and licensed through the Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
Dr. Shaner’s chiropractic education included a one-year clinical rotation, during which he spent three months in Bogotá, Colombia. While in Bogotá, Dr. Shaner had the opportunity to treat the Colombian Olympic team as they prepared for the London 2012 Olympics. He also visited many orphanages, treating children from three to fourteen years of age. Additonally, he worked with the cadets in training at the Colombian National Police Academy. Dr. Shaner has studied and lived all over Texas, but knew he wanted to return home to Austin to start his career.
Brandie Leach DC
Dr. Brandie Leach, born and raised in Manitoba, Canada, has deep roots in the sports and health industries. Her mother, Isabel Leach, has been a physical therapist for forty years, while her father, Reggie (Philadelphia Flyers), and her brother, Jamie (Pittsburg Penguins), were both professional hockey players for a total of twenty-five years. Brandie has kept up the family sporting tradition by playing lacrosse nationally for Canada for three years, and in 1993 participated in the world cup in Edinburough, Scotland. She also played collegiate field hockey for the University of Manitoba. Dr. Leach now coaches the University of Texas Womens Lacrosse Team; and in her spare time she enjoys golfing, tennis and spending time with her children.
Education & Honors
She graduated from Texas Chiropractic College receiving her Doctrine of Chiropractic and Bachelors of Science in Human Biology. Her education included a one-year internship in a chiropractic clinic, three-month orthopedic spine surgery rotation, and a two-month Reumatology rotation. She is currently attending Nutritional seminars. Dr. Leach is a member of the Texas Chiropractic Association, the American Chiropractic Association, and certified in CPR.
Dr. Leach came to Texas to pursue her medical career. After moving from Manitoba to Pasadena, Texas, she was lucky enough to meet a gentleman who would eventually bring her to Austin. Dr. Leach joined the Performance Wellness team August 2002 where she and her husband Dr. Sellers practice sports chiropractic, rehabilitation, and wellness care. Dr. Leach and Dr. Sellers have two children Jaden & Hunter.