Meet the Doctors
Robert (Bob) Kaminski D.C., A.R.T
Dr. Robert graduated magna cum laude from Life Chiropractic College West in 1986 and has had successful practices in Canada and the U.S. since 1987.
Dr. Robert Kaminski is the leader in providing Active Release Techniques® in the Quad-Cities and has been utilizing A.R.T. in his chiropractic practice since 1998.
He has earned certification in every available level and area that Active Release Techniques® system provides, culminating in Masters level certification.
Dr. Kaminski is one of a select group of practitioners qualified to serve as an A.R.T. instructor both nationally and internationally.
Kimberly S. Lake D.C., D.A.C.B.S.P., A.R.T
Dr. Lake combines personal experience in competitive athletics with her expertise in A.R.T. She has obtained her certification in kinesiotaping, which aids in stabilization and healing of tissue.
Dr. Lake has obtained the status of a board certified sports physician -Diplomate American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (DACBSP) through the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (ACBSP). Dr. Lake is a 2006 graduate of the Palmer College of Chiropractic and a 2002 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa.
Jesse D. Walden D.C., A.R.T
Dr. Walden attended undergrad at the University of Iowa, and continued his education at Palmer Chiropractic College. After graduating cum laude in 2006, he practiced in the Kansas City area before moving back to the Quad Cities and joining Kaminski Pain and Performance care in 2011.
While attending chiropractic school Dr. Walden earned certification in Active Release Techniques and has progressed through the highest credentialing that ART offers, achieving Master’s level certification. He has been instructing Active Release Techniques since 2009 and is a part of the Elite Provider Network.
Kyle Dirck D.C., A.R.T
Dr. Kyle Dirck has always had an affinity for service to others. Since graduating from United Township High School in East Moline, IL, he has served in the U.S. Army, volunteered as a firefighter.
Dr. Dirck graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in October of 2015 with a Bachelor's of Science and a Doctorate of Chiropractic. He was nominated for the Clinical Excellence Award and took part in the Clinical Teaching Assistant program where he worked with clinic doctors; guiding interns through their clinical development.
In 2014, Dr. Dirck married his high school sweetheart, Alexandra (Alex), after almost 11 years of dating. They live together with their 2 children, Matilda (Tilly) and Arlo, and dog, Tallulah, in Bettendorf, IA.
During his first year in private practice, Dr. Dirck observed some patients presenting with the chronic conditions that would not fully resolve with chiropractic adjustments alone. This inspired him to begin practicing active release technique to better serve his patients. Dr. Dirck has been ART certified for 2 years.
Dr. Dirck is a passionate believer in chiropractic care. It is more than a job; it is his mission to reach individuals in our community who currently under-served and may not understand the benefit of regular chiropractic care. He would be honored to partner with you on the journey to reach your fullest potential.