Tom Bench Chiropractor

Tom Bench DC, CC

SOT® Methods Chiropractor

Dr. Tom Bench is a Certified Craniopath (CC) internationally certified SOT® Methods Practitioner. SOT® Methods (Sacro Occipital Technic) is a whole body Chiropractic Technique from head to toe– literally. He is trained to manipulate the cranial bones and extremities plus everything in between. Part of SOT® Methods is a technique called, CMRT. Chiropractic Manipulative Reflex Technique is the link between your bones and your organs. Your organs have the potential to cause subluxations (misalignment of the vertebrae) just as subluxations can cause organ dysfunction. A thorough exam is completed to be sure we understand how and why your body is the way it is before we begin care. At Evolution Chiropractic, you will experience something new: A new way of thinking, a fresh approach to healing, caring and friendly staff, and an outlook on the synergy between medicine, homeopathy, and Chiropractic.

Dr. Tom Bench was voted Idaho Chiropractor of the Year, 2017! He has achieved National medals in competitive speaking and debate, his Eagle Scout award, and a Bachelors degree from BYU-Idaho. His graduate degree, Doctor of Chiropractic, was awarded from Palmer College. He has over 280 hours of extra training in SOT® Methods.

His latest feat was successfully working with a team aimed at re-branding SORSI (Sacro Occipital Research Society International) and SOTO International earning the Presidential Appreciation Award in 2011 and 2012! He served as SORSI Board Advisor 2010-2012. He directed the Palmer Student Alumni Foundation and its expansion to the other Palmer College campuses in Florida and California while he was President. Dr. Bench opened the doors for chiropractic interns into the Jackson, MS VA Medical Center by being the first to fulfill this task.

Dr. Bench currently serves as Vice President for the IACP (Idaho Association of Chiropractic Physicians).

Dr. B’s passions include running, outdoors, tinkering with his motorcycle, miracles of the body and spending time with his wife and six children.

His dreams are to bring a new way of thinking to health care through his business, Evolution Chiropractic and to bring chiropractic care to everyone in the Eastern Idaho Region.

A message from Dr. Bench:

“Thanks for visiting the site today! I hope you find what you are looking for. At Evolution we are focusing the attention on your needs and are here to serve you. I want you to know that it is my goal to give you the best care you have ever received. This all begins with an exam. I find it intriguing to really see what information your body is telling us.  I feel your health is a sacred trust. Thank you for letting us care for you. We won’t let you down.”

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Jason Van Sickle, DC

SOT® Methods Chiropractor

Dr. Jason joins our team with four years of clinical experience and a lifelong love of chiropractic.  Having known he wanted to be a chiropractor since he was 12, everything he has done in school, has been toward the goal of becoming a Chiropractor!

Dr. Jason has always been active in sports and his community.  He served as team captain for his wrestling team and president of his schools’ drama department.  He achieved his Eagle Award, and graduated with his Bachelors and Doctorate of Chiropractic from Logan College of Chiropractic.

Since joining our team, Dr. Jason has certified in Activator Methods, two levels of Rock Taping and completed 80 hours of training with advanced adjusting in SOT® Methods.

His passions include snowboarding, biking, water skiing and spending time with his wife and two kids.

A message from Dr. Jason:

“Having practiced in Boise for 3 years I felt I wasn’t getting what I wanted out of chiropractic and that there was much more I could offer people.  Joining Evolution has been the greatest experience I could have ever wished for!  I am now able to treat more than just sore backs, but look at the body as a whole and take chiropractic from a pain management system, to a lifestyle, and a new way of thinking.”

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Emily

Front Tech

Meet Emily, our spunky Front Tech! She has managerial experience and a definite knack for being your best friend! She will keep your visit precise and detail oriented to be sure we keep our promises! She is originally from Washington State and moved here in 2015. Since moving, she’s had many daily adventures getting to meet so many new people and experience all the beautiful things Idaho has to offer!

In her free time, Emily enjoys playing with her rambunctious Golden-doodle puppy, redecorating things and hanging out with her family. Emily absolutely loves life and the fact that she gets the chance to spend it just laughing and having fun every day!

“I am so excited to be working here at Evolution Chiropractic, where everyone truly cares for the patient, community and each other. Working with such an amazing team is a daily reminder to me of what a wonderful impact Chiropractic care can have! Getting to meet and help patients every day is a blessing and I absolutely love it. I am so excited for the opportunity I have here at Evolution and I can’t wait to see where it takes me!”

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DocuTech

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Financial Tech

Melissa, our new tech comes to us with 17 years experience in the DD field.  She has managed teams of people entrusted with the care of some of the most vulnerable members of society.  She is incredibly detail oriented and focused on all forms of communication including nonverbal to ensure that client’s needs are met. In her free time she raises Champion Pembroke Welsh Corgis and enjoys riding her horses in the back country.  She has three wonderful children and a loving husband whom she likes to annoy.

“I have always been deeply intrigued, and inspired by the amazing things Dr Bench has done for myself, and my family over the years. Both Dr Jason and Dr Bench are very caring and compassionate, and truly care about the people in our community. Joining the Evolution Team is truly a blessing and a dream.  I’m excited to be apart of a patient-centered team who embraces the whole body approach. I look forward to many years of growth; and being there for all the amazing  patients of Evolution Chiropractic”

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Exam Tech

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Student Intern

Jake is currently studying at Brigham Young University – Idaho and will soon go on to chiropractic school. Jake finds the human body fascinating and has seen chiropractic medicine work wonders in his life. Jake was raised in northern Utah and southern Idaho. However, Idaho is home in his heart. He was glad to come back when he married his sweet wife, born and raised here in Idaho Falls.

When Jake is not studying he can found in the mountains or at the nearest lacrosse field around. Jake is the coach for the Idaho Falls lacrosse club’s varsity program and loves helping others learn and love the game.

“I am so excited to be a part of an amazing team. The opportunity to become friends with and learn from Dr. Bench, Dr. Jason, and the team in is incredible. As an aspiring chiropractic physician myself, I feel that I am at home here at Evolution Chiropractic.”

Maren Bench

Maren

Executive Member

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Amanda

Executive Member