Dr. Jake Filkins
Dr. Jake grew up in Prescott, Wisconsin where he was very active in athletics. This continued at the University of Minnesota, where Dr. Jake was a four-year letter winner on the football team and also competed on the wrestling team. He graduated from the U of M in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. From there, Dr. Jake went to Northwestern Health Sciences University, graduating in 2017 with a Doctorate in Chiropractic. Throughout his sports career, Dr. Jake had nine concussions and multiple knee injuries. Seeking chiropractic for management of his athletic injuries, Dr. Jake could clearly see the benefits of chiropractic care and the power that it holds. It was in high school that Dr. Jake began planning for a future in chiropractic care.
Dr. Jake is passionate about injury prevention and helping young athletes stay in their fields of competition. He comes to Olson Family Chiropractic with two years of experience in a wellness based, family centered practice in
Inver Grove Heights. Through his experiences, Dr. Jake learned how to help his patients with more than just pain management, but also nutrition and functional mobility.
Dr. Jake was married in August of 2016. His wife, Brittany, a middle school teacher in Farmington, and their dog, Kirby, live in Cannon Falls, Minnesota. They welcomed their son, Daniel, in April of 2018. Outside of the office Dr. Jake enjoys watching Disney movies with his family, hunting, golfing, and ice fishing.