Meet the Doctors
Dr. Daryll Marshall-Inman
Dr. Daryll Marshall-Inman has been a licensed Edmonds chiropractor since 1996. He has practiced in the Seattle area for over 18 years.
"I love the people and community of this small area and feel privileged to have met so many families and individuals that make up the warm feeling of Edmonds, Lynnwood and Mount Lake Terrace areas.”
The main focus of his care and specialty is to help the patient not only
relieve their pain but to also educate and restore their neck and back to a more flexible and stable state. This will then allow them to take part in the activities they enjoy and not limit them due to old age or pain.
Dr. Daryll Marshall-Inman uses a combination of chiropractic adjustments, spinal rehabilitation, strengthening exercises, and massage therapy to get quicker and longer lasting results. By combining the very best hands-on-technique, and providing the newest and best techniques your journey to good health is quick and effective.
- Mount Royal College, Calgary AB, Canada
- University Of Calgary, AB, Canada
- Palmer College of Chiropractic West
- Pettibon Institute Level 4 Practitioner
- National Board Certified
- Washington State Board Certified
- Pettibon Institute Certified
Memberships & Associations:
- Washington State Chiropractic Association
- American Chiropractic Association
- International Chiropractic Association
Dr. Malena Tuyen Nguyen
Dr. Malena Tuyen Nguyen is a recent graduate from the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon, where she earned her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree.
Dr. Nguyen has learned different techniques including Active Release Technique, Instrumental Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation, and Rock Tape (kinesiology taping).
Dr. Nguyen is passionate about quality patient care, functional rehabilitation, and providing excellent chiropractic care.
Dr. Nguyen's main focus of care is to get patients out of pain, find the root cause, prevent pain from recurring and reduce the risk for future injury through corrective care and rehabilitation treatments.Dr. Nguyen was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. She enjoys traveling, jet skiing, kayaking, movies, dining, and recently picked up golfing.
John ‘Wan’ Nguyen EAMP; LMT: East Asian Medical Practioner Licensed Massage Therapist
When human beings experience trauma or severe life stressors; it’s not uncommon for their lives to unravel. My passion is creating a space for healing and self empowerment to people who have been through a stressful traumatic experience.
My educational background includes a MA in Acupuncture and BS in Natural Health Science from Bastyr University in Seattle, WA.
‘Wan’ is a father, husband, tai chi/aikido instructor, acupuncturist, and body worker.
Dr. Dan Walsh
Dr Walsh comes from a large family and grew up in New England. While serving his country in the Marine Corps he began suffering from chronic pain. The first time he visited a Chiropractor it changed his world forever and he knew he had to do that for others. His passion took him to Life University in Atlanta GA, where he graduated with his Doctorate of Chiropractic in 1999. After graduation he moved to the Seattle area with his wife and 4 children. He has been practicing in Washington for 18 years.
Dr Walsh has been educated in many different techniques and continues to have a desire for learning. He is passionate about improving his patient’s lifestyles, whether it’s getting them out of chronic pain, helping them back to an active lifestyle, or improving overall health.
Dr Walsh resides in Edmonds with his wife Linda and their children. In his spare time he enjoys spending quality time with his family, hiking, biking, snow sports, as well as home brewing and participating in Tough Mudder obstacle course events.
Dr. John Chevigny
Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Dr. Chevigny graduated from Roosevelt High School and continued his education by obtaining his Undergraduate at Seattle Pacific University and a doctorate from the professional college at Southern California University of Health Sciences. Operating under the “Team Management” approach by working closely with medical physicians, physical therapists, acupuncturists and massage therapists, his goal is to offer the most comprehensive care possible.
Dr. Chevigny’s involvement with chiropractic began while seeking help for his own sports related injuries, which has continued to be his compass while pursuing his education and furthering his practice. He has worked with athletes of all levels from high school all the way to the professional level. In the past he worked in the athletic department at Cal State Northridge treating athletic injuries as well as helping them stay in optimal health.
He’s worked on the medical support team at the Crossfit Games, the AVP (professional volleyball) circuit, as well as for the Seattle Reign (professional woman’s soccer team) here in Seattle. Through adjustments, soft tissue work, percussion work, exercise, physiotherapy modalities and kinesio-tape he is *able to *speed up recovery time tremendously.
Outside of practice John enjoys the company of his family and friends, as well as continuing to be active athletically himself with a combination of basketball, rowing, and golf.
Dijana Novak L.Ac, EAMP
Dijana graduated from Bastyr University with a Master’s degree in Acupuncture, a post-graduate Certificate in Chinese Herbal Medicine, and a Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Exercise Science. She received two years of clinical training at the Bastyr Center for Natural Health as a part of her four year Master’s program. She is licensed by the Washington State Department of Health as an East Asian Medicine Practitioner (EAMP) and board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) to practice, which includes acupuncture, herbal medicine, and Western medical pathology.
Dijana’s primary focus is the treatment of painful conditions regardless of their etiology. These conditions can be a result of repetitive stress caused by daily work, over-use due to active lifestyle, acute injuries from an accident, or never healed chronic injuries. Dijana is especially passionate about helping women achieve and preserve vibrant health through all life stages. She applies traditional Chinese medicine diagnostic and treatment methods in regulating and supporting menstrual cycle, fertility and pregnancy, post-natal care, happy motherhood, menopause, and healthy aging.
She emphasizes the importance of digestive health, body strength conditioning, and a peaceful mind through supporting her clients in choosing an appropriate diet, proper exercise, and being joyful in everyday life. Dijana’s treatment approach includes acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion, Gua Sha, Chinese herbal medicine, diet analysis, Qi Gong, and empowering clients to create and maintain their balance with nature and within. She is reaching out to those who seek healing that is safe and effective.
Dr. Brice Kovarik
Dr. Brice Kovarik is a 2002 graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic in the St. Louis, Missouri suburbs. For the past 14 years, Dr. Brice has helped hundreds of patients find relief from ailments such as, migraines, sciatica, neck pain, low back pain and pinched nerves. Dr. Brice has advanced training in postural rehabilitation (with an emphasis on restoring the body’s natural posture) to reduce and alleviate future aliments caused by these imbalances.
Dr. Brice has been trained in Chiropractic Biophysics (CBP) and Pettibon adjusting techniques both focus on rehabilitating posture. Dr. Brice, his wife, and three children enjoy an active lifestyle while exploring the beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Dr. Brice is a skilled pool player and enjoys golfing when weather permits.
He is passionate about helping his friends, family, and patients find better health through Chiropractic, improved nutrition, exercise, and healthy lifestyle choices. This happens naturally with sharing his knowledge of how the body works. If you, or someone you know, are seeking pain relief, more energy, or improved health, you will be in good hands with Dr. Kovarik and the team at Optimal Health in Edmond's