Meet The Team

  • Dr.
    Aaron Gillespie

    Dr. Aaron Gillespie is a licensed Chiropractor serving the Vancouver community.

    Dr. Aaron has been freeing people from pain for more than 20 years. As a Chiropractor with experience, Dr. Aaron is committed to promoting optimal health and well being of  patients. 

    Dr. Aaron uses a 'whole person approach'. This approach to wellness means looking for underlying causes of any disturbance or disruption (which may or may not be causing symptoms at the time) and make whatever interventions and lifestyle adjustments that would optimize the conditions for normal function. Using this unique approach, Dr. Aaron is able to help you to accelerate and/or maintain your journey to good health.

  • Marichelle

    An avid runner and yoga student, Marichelle was introduced to massage to help relieve her muscle aches and tension she received from training. Amazed with the newfound strength bodywork gave her, she decided to go into the field of massage. Marichelle has been a licensed massage therapist for 11 years. She enjoys working with patients to help resolve chronic pain sustained from injuries. She specializes in deep tissue, Swedish and sports massage. 

    Marichelle is currently a student at Clark College and will transfer to WSU to pursue her masters in education to be a Special Needs teacher. She loves spending time with her three amazing children and her incredible husband. She is a volunteer coach for the Special Olympics Oregon Chapter and a volunteer running partner for the NW Association for Blind Athletes.  She is training for her 2nd Hood to Coast relay race. She hopes one day to cross the finish line at the Ironman World Championship Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

  • Yelena

    Yelena has been a certified massage therapist for 9 years and has worked alongside Dr. Aaron for 7 years. She loves to find solutions to challenging issues clients are having. Her expertise in deep tissue and trigger points helps her assess and plan for whatever the challenge may be. She is also an expert in a beautiful relaxation massage. Listening to her clients’ needs and seeing improvement in their health is her absolute passion! Yelena’s clients rave about her compassion and ability to provide them with relief while “tuning in” to their bodies needs. 

  • Ciara

    Ciara is a licensed massage therapist who believes in using the healing power of touch to bring harmony and relaxation to the mind, body and spirit. She understands what goes into the healing process and wants to empower others to take charge of their health. She strongly advocates for people to live the lifestyle that brings them the most joy, and practices this by pursuing a wide range of relaxing, creative and physical activities. She enjoys many outdoor hobbies, such as hoop dancing, aerial arts, traveling and taste-testing as much food as possible along the way.

    Ciara enjoys working one-on-one with clients so that each session is tailored to the client’s specific needs and overall goals. She approaches bodywork from a place of both logic and intuition, working with clients to release any blocks felt in their physical, emotional and energetic bodies. Her modalities include Swedish, deep tissue, trigger point therapy, muscle energy technique, Reiki/energy medicine, silicone cupping, chair and prenatal massage. 

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Core Chiropractic


9:00 am-6:00 pm


11:00 am-6:00 pm


9:00 am-6:00 pm


9:00 am-6:00 pm







* Massage available by appointment on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.


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