About Us

Dr. Jen & her family, husband Brian, daughters Emma and Lucy

Dr. Jen & her family, husband Brian, daughters Emma and Lucy


Dr. Jennifer Rahe-Thompson is a graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA. Dr. Jen opened Balance Chiropractic & Wellness in 2008, after 3 years of practicing as an associate doctor. Dr. Jen is happily married to her husband, Brian.  Together they have two daughters, Emma, age 3 and Lucy age 1.  They enjoy family time together and being a part of the greater Des Moines community.  She is truly proud to be a member of the Windsor Heights and surrounding Des Moines communities.

Because of her personal experience being a mom, Dr. Jen is committed to serving the families of the Greater Des Moines area by providing health and wellness through holistic and non-invasive approaches.  Her interest lies in treating patients of all ages, but emphasizes care for prenatal and pediatric patients.  She has also had experience treating elite athletes, runners, triathletes, and student athletes.  As a member of the International Pediatric Chiropractic Association, Dr. Jen is pursuing her post graduate certification in Prenatal and Pediatric Chiropractic, and has received her certification in Webster Technique.

Dr. Jen looks forward to meeting with you and discussing your health goals and how chiropractic care can help you reach those goals!

Email Dr. Jen at doctor@balancechiroandwellness.com

Our Staff

Mandi Towlerton, Office Manager        Email: info@balancechiroandwellness.com

Mandi brings years of experience working within the chiropractic field.  She is versed in many of the insurance policies in our area.  She will greet you and your family, and make you feel welcome.  Please ask Mandi any questions regarding your schedule, account, or general office inquiries.

Mandi also runs all the marketing for our office.  She especially enjoys setting up corporate wellness massage days.  For information about having Balance Chiropractic & Wellness do an event for your office or organization, please contact Mandi at pr@balancechiroandwellness.com

Jennifer Phipps, Licensed Massage Therapist

Jennifer has nearly 8 years of massage therapy experience.  We are lucky to have her expertise and knowledge to care for our patients.  Jennifer is well versed in caring for athletes, and recently completed advanced training in prenatal and infant massage.