meet the team

Staff at Advanced Chiropractic
Chiropractor Maplewood MN Nicholas Okins


Nicholas Okins D.C.

Dr. Nick graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University in 2011 with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree as well as his Bachelor's degree in Human Biology. While attending Northwestern, he was active in the Sports Chiropractic Club, Motion Palpation Club, and Student Ambassadors. He is currently an active member of the Minnesota Chiropractic Association.

Prior to taking over as owner of Advanced Chiropractic, Dr. Nick worked as an associate chiropractor in Bloomington, MN. For the past nine years he has primarily focused on promoting family wellness through chiropractic treatments and nutritional support, as well as helping athletes rehab and recover from injuries. He continues to strive to help as many people as possible to improve their lives by creating a healthier lifestyle. Dr. Nick has been named a Minnesota Monthly Best Chiropractor for the past six years.

Dr. Nick currently lives in Rosemount with his wife, Stacey, daughter, Makenna and son, Mason. In his free time he loves to spend time with his family and friends, participating in sports, and enjoying outdoor activities.

Chiropractic Maplewood MN Alex Stark

Office Manager

Alex Stark

Alex graduated from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, with a Bachelors degree in Spanish and Sociology. Alex worked with Dr. Okins for 2 years at his previous clinic, and loves seeing how patients' lives are changed through their chiropractic treatment. She lives in Roseville with her husband, Brian, and their dog, Bo, and cats, Stanley and Eggs. Alex is usually found reading or going for walks in her free time, and loves traveling to the North Shore with her family. Her favorite place she's traveled to so far is Alaska!

Chiropractic Maplewood MN Dani Dickinson

Chiropractic Assistant

Dani Dickinson

Dani graduated from Stillwater High School and continued her studies to receive an Associate Degree in Cosmetology. She enjoys interacting with patients and seeing them achieve better Health and Wellness with Chiropractic Care. She lives in Stillwater with her Husband Aaron and their Springer Spaniel Gus. Dani is usually found spending time with her friends and family on the weekends. She also loves to travel and see the world to experience new cultures and foods with her husband Aaron. Her favorite trip so far would be Italy and Australia - she can't decide between the two!


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8:00am - 5:30pm

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8:00am - 5:30pm


Advanced Chiropractic
2485 Maplewood Drive #215
Maplewood, MN 55109
Phone (651) 770-7938
Fax (651) 765-0995