top of page


Gayle Nissen, DC, CCSP

Dr. Nissen graduated from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in 1989. She began her practice in Ellsworth in September of 1989 and has practiced here since. She received her Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician certificate in 1994. This enabled her to be a member of the FICS (International Chiropractic Sports Federation) delegation to the 6th All Africa Games in Zimbabwe, Africa where she worked with chiropractors from several countries. As a group they treated Olympic athletes from 41 different African countries. Dr. Nissen was also a member of ProSport Chiropractic, an organization that treats cowboys at rodeo events. While she was active with ProSport she served at Wisconsin State Coordinator, Great Lakes Circuit Coordinator and Secretary and Education Director on the Board of Directors. She was also honored with the Distinguished Service Award and ProSport Doctor of the Year. Currently Dr. Nissen is concentrating her time on developing a wellness centered practice.

Samantha Johnson, DC

Dr. Johnson graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University in April 2017 and joined our team in August 2017.  She received her Wisconsin Nutrition Counseling license in April 2020.  She has a passion for helping people achieve their best health naturally.  Dr. Johnson has completed courses in kinesiotaping, deep tissue release, posture correction and nutrition.  She enjoys working with all ages.  Dr. Johnson brings an upbeat energy to our team!


Here to Serve You


Chiropractic Assistant

Yvette has worked for Dr. Nissen since November 2007.  She received her Chiropractic Assistant certification in 2008 and completed the Wisconsin state certification for Chiropractic Technician in October 2010. She is the talent that decorates our office and the creative force that makes our patient education bulletin boards.  She is a valuable member of our team and we would not be complete without her.


Chiropractic Technician

Brittany started at our office in December 2020.  She completed the Wisconsin state certification for Chiropractic Technician in April 2021.  Brittany graduated from Plum City High School in 2013.  In her free time she enjoys spending time with her animals, riding horse, and being on the water.  Brittany creates an energetic atmosphere in our office!


Chiropractic Assistant

Sammy started at our office in February 2020.  She graduated from Ellsworth High School in 2020.  She has been a patient of Dr. Nissens since she was a baby! 


187 E. Main St

Ellsworth, WI 54011


Our office is located in the Midway Shopping Center on Main Street in Ellsworth next to Snap Fitness.

bottom of page