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6993 35th St, N, Oakdale, MN 55128

Our Practitioners & Staff

Dr. Martin Furlong and the MetroEast Nutrition and Chiropractic staff is dedicated to giving our patients the most extensive care and attention in helping them achieve their health goals.


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Dr. Martin Furlong
Nutrition Response Testing Advanced Clinical Master
Doctor of Chiropractic


Dr. Furlong is the owner and clinic director of MetroEast Nutrition & Chiropractic. He is a second-generation chiropractor who has exclusively used Natural Health Care for his personal health. He is a 1986 graduate of Northwestern Health Science University and is licensed in Minnesota and Wisconsin. He has completed a one year Sports Specialty Training. Dr. Furlong is Advanced Clinically Trained in Nutritional Response TechniqueSM. He has been a member of the American Chiropractic Association, Minnesota Chiropractic Association, and White Bear Avenue Business Association since 1986. He was the past president of the MCA Metroeast District. When not practicing, Dr. Furlong enjoys time with his wife and three children hiking, biking, and traveling. He also stays active playing hockey, skiing, and rollerblading. He has deep passion for Natural Health Care and is extremely committed to helping others understand the power the body has in healing health issues once interference is removed from that body.

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Chelsea Kazmierczak-Goethel
Nutrition Response Testing Practitioner 

Chelsea was raised in Fargo, North Dakota and moved to the Twin Cities in 2009 to study Human Physiology and Spanish at the University of Minnesota. Growing up, she learned the value of individualized natural healthcare and chiropractic care firsthand as a nationally-acclaimed FM Acro Team gymnast. 
Prior to becoming a Nutrition Response Testing Practitioner, Chelsea spent 11 months with MetroEast as the Patient Advocate, allowing her to participate in countless patient success stories. This experience, along with her own health transformation, magnified her passion for helping others achieve their health goals, and motivated her to become a Holistic Practitioner. Chelsea is also a Certified Life Coach and Subconscious Release Technique Practitioner. Outside of the clinic, she enjoys blogging, cooking, traveling with her husband, camping, and creating memories with her friends, family, and two cats, Tonx and Theo. Chelsea is looking forward to helping patients reach unimaginable new levels of health!

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Laura Devine

Nutrition Response Testing Practitioner 

Laura Devine began her health and wellness career in 2000 as a Fitness Instructor at the University of Minnesota. She became a Personal Trainer and Fitness Instructor through the American Council on Exercise in 2003, and received her degree in Physiology and Business Management from the University of Minnesota in 2004.  She is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT200), and has additional specialty training in nutrition, pre and post-natal women, senior fitness, youth fitness, and athletic training.  Since 2007, Laura has owned and operated Real Fit Workout Studio in Cottage Grove, MN.  She became a patient at MetroEast Nutrition and Chiropractic in 2015, and her entire family experienced life-changing results!  Nutrition Response Testing and a holistic approach to healing was the next piece she had to add to her skill-set.  She is passionate about using her knowledge of the human body, her experience as a Fitness Professional, and Nutrition Response Testing to help others experience the joy of true health and wellness.  When Laura is not treating patients or teaching fitness classes, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.  She is an avid runner, enjoys traveling, and has a huge heart for animals - especially pugs! 

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Jackie Furlong

Business Manager

Jackie's passion for nutrition began in 1986 when she and her husband, Dr. Marty Furlong, opened MetroEast Nutrition & Chiropractic. She has a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Minnesota and has studied many different nutrition programs becoming certified with First Line Therapy, the AFPA as a Nutrition & Wellness Counselor, and the Institute for Integrative Nutrition as a Holistic Health Coach. Through working with patients, she found that most people were either unaware, confused, or misinformed as to what their eating habits should be to stay healthy and ward off illness and disease. She developed the Guided Nutrition Program which has been successful in helping patients make the lifestyle changes necessary for them to achieve the health results they want. She and her family have received tremendous on-going health benefits with Nutrition Response Testing and Chiropractic. She enjoys staying very active hiking, biking, and traveling with friends and family.

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Nora, Front Desk & Office Manager


Nora spent most of her younger years as a gymnast and competitor in the American Drug Free Powerlifting Association. Being no stranger to the aches and pains that come with athletics, she developed an interest in helping people recover from injuries. Nora decided to learn massage therapy and received her certificate from Aveda Institute in 2005. After learning about the benefits of natural health care, she decided to find additional ways to help those looking to avoid drugs and surgery. Nora is very open about her own relief from Restless Leg Syndrome and hip pain through chiropractic care and Nutrition Response Testing. When away from the office, Nora enjoys road trips with her husband and photography.

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Sydney will be receiving her Bachelor of Science of Health and Wellness Management from the University of River Falls Wisconsin. Growing up, Sydney was involved in softball and track and field where she learned how important chiropractic care was in the healing of sports injuries. After graduating high school, she became a Certified Nursing Assistant where she saw firsthand how nutrition plays an important role for optimal health and recovery, especially as we age. She discovered her passion in preventative healthcare helping patients improve their health without drugs and surgery by working with various chiropractors and a holistic doctor. Sydney is very excited to be a part of the MetroEast Nutrition and Chiropractic to help patients reach their health and wellness goals. Outside the clinic, Sydney enjoys hiking, rollerblading, camping and cuddling with her two cats, Finnigan and Bjorn.

 

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Alyssa, Patient Advocate & Health Coach


Alyssa is a graduate of South Dakota State University, and received bachelor degrees in Dietetics and Psychology. Growing up, Alyssa was involved in volleyball and basketball, and learned firsthand how important nutrition and chiropractic care is for optimal health. After graduating from SDSU, she worked as a supervisor at a local hospital and performed health screenings for different companies. She is excited to be a part of the MetroEast Nutrition & Chiropractic team since she also has a passion for helping individuals reach their wellness goals. In her free time, she enjoys biking with her husband, photography, decorating, hiking, traveling, and scuba diving.

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 Ann, Health Coach

Ann became a Certified Holistic Health Coach in 2011 through the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in New York City, studying dietary theories, contemporary health issues and topics, and Eastern and Western nutrition.  She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Education and has taught in Wisconsin, Colorado, and Minnesota.  She is currently working on her Master’s Degree in Holistic Health at the University of St. Kate’s.  Ann and her family have been patients of MetroEast since 2017, and have all seen incredible health benefits as a result.  Ann has always had a huge passion for health and wellness, and believes that one of the most powerful ways to make a difference in through nutrition.  Ann has a huge passion for creating healthy and delicious recipes, and spends a lot of playtime in the kitchen!  When she is not in the kitchen, Ann enjoys interior design projects, gardening, book club, playing Mahjong, hiking and traveling with her family.  Ann and her husband stay entertained by keeping up with their three teenagers and two dogs.