Dr. Emily Kruse, D.C.

Dr. Emily Kruse was born and raised in Waterloo, Illinois. She graduated from Waterloo High School in 2006. While a student at WHS, Dr. Kruse was involved in softball, volleyball and swam on the Waterloo Piranhas swim team. She was heavily involved in the Student Council and was the 2006 class President for 3 years.

After high school Dr. Kruse continued her education at Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri. She received her B.S. in Chemistry with a Math minor from MSU in 2010. She is an alumni member of Alpha Chi Omega women’s fraternity.

Dr. Kruse then decided to pursue a degree in Chiropractic. She attended Logan College of Chiropractic and attained her Doctorate in Chiropractic in 2014. Dr. Kruse is also certified in Acupuncture.

Currently Dr. Kruse lives just outside of Waterloo with her husband, Brandon, her son, Everett, and her dog, Piper. 


Dr. Kruse uses chiropractic care to improve the health and wellness in all areas of patient's lives, whether they are having problems with back pain or neck pain, or just want to start feeling better when they wake up in the morning. Many seemingly unrelated symptoms often arise from imbalances in the spinal column, and Dr. Kruse will be able to determine the root of the pain and create a personalized chiropractic and wellness plan to suit each patient's individual needs. Under the supervision and care of our compassionate and skilled chiropractor, patients report higher functioning in all areas of their lives. 

Medicine is the study of disease and what causes man to die. Chiropractic is the study of health and what causes man to live.
— B.J. Palmer- The Developer of Chiropractic