Life Family Staff
Strong spines, stronger relationships
The spine is our body’s life force. It sends millions of signals directly from our brain out to each part of our body. This vital communication is what keeps us going each and every day. Like our spines, Life Family Chiropractic also values clear communication and trust. That’s why we treat you the same way we want to be treated. By healing the spine, we can help you get relief from the pain you are experiencing and get your body healthy again. And by building trust with our patients, we make lifelong friends.
Dr. Richard Shepherd
Dr. Richard Shepherd graduated from Life University of Marietta, GA in 1999. Dr. Shepherd returned to his home state of Ohio in 2000 and opened his West location, Norton Chiropractic and Rehab Center.
In April of 2008, Dr. Shepherd opened Life Family Chiropractic in Dublin, OH in hopes of bringing the same quality of care to this community as he had to his existing patients in the previous seven years.
Dr. Shepherd is an avid fitness enthusiast and has competed in several bodybuilding competitions throughout the years. He greatly enjoys sharing his enthusiasm for combined chiropractic care, fitness, and nutrition with his patients. His passion is to help lead his patients to a lifestyle of optimal health.
In his spare time, Dr. Shepherd enjoys working out and playing squash. What he enjoys most, is the opportunity to work alongside his wife, Lisa Shepherd LMT, and spending quality time with his children.
Lisa Shepherd, LMT
Lisa Shepherd, Licensed Massage Therapist, is a 1999 graduate of the Dayton School of Medical Massage. She specializes in a variety of therapeutic massage techniques. Lisa and Dr. Shepherd work together, as a team, to bring full optimal health to their patients.
Lisa utilizes various therapeutic techniques including; trigger point, soft tissue mobilization, deep tissue, and La Stone. The combination of these techniques is used to meet the individual needs of the client and to compliment the chiropractic care provided by Dr. Shepherd.
Lisa is passionate about exercise and she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and children.
“Through massage therapy we can truly understand the mind body awareness.”
Julia Rogers, LMT
Julia Rogers, Licensed Massage Therapist, is a Fall 2020 graduate of the American Institute of Alternate Medicine. She specializes in Western massage and neuromuscular therapy in conjunction with chiropractic care. Julia is currently expanding her understanding under the mentorship of Lisa Shepherd. Julia’s interest in massage began in high school and later became a passion while she was working as a missionary in Utsunomiya, Japan. Her goal is to combine her love of massage therapy and her love for Jesus by using her practice as a platform to share her testimony. In her free time, Julia enjoys spending time with her friends and family, especially when a warm cup of coffee is involved. She is a proud youth leader for middle and high school girls both in her church and at her alma mater. Julia spends her time alone reading, hiking, frequenting her favorite coffee shop, and making floral arrangements.
Jenny Hunt, Office manager, is a dedicated patient advocate. She has been involved in chiropractic and holistic care for more than seven years and prides herself in using her extensive knowledge of all things health to enhance your care with Dr. Shepherd. Jenny is expanding her knowledge of chiropractic care so that she can continually learn the best ways Life Family Chiropractic can serve the community. When not working, you can find Jenny with her son, Felix, and loving husband, T.J., studying her bible, or finding new ways to praise Jesus.