meet the team
Timothy Radcliffe, D.C.
After serving in the United States Army as a highly decorated Military Policeman, Dr. Radcliffe earned his bachelor’s degree in Human Biology from the Florida Institute of Technology. He graduated, with honors, from the National College of Chiropractic in Lombard, Illinois where he earned his Doctorate of Chiropractic.
Dr. Radcliffe is certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners and a member of the American Chiropractic Association, the Illinois Chiropractic Society, the National University of Health Sciences, and a certified Acupuncturist. Additionally, he was the team physician for the national champion DuPage Eagles football team, a member of the Post Graduate Orthopedics Program at the National College of Chiropractic, and a diplomat to the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
He has been in private practice in Lockport for over 20 years. He practices at Lockport Chiropractic. In July of 2002, he opened 9th Street Fitness to help facilitate his patient's care and to fill the need for a wellness center in the Lockport community. In 2008, 9th Street Fitness was sold to Cardinal Fitness Management. In 2011 Lockport Chiropractic relocated to its current facility which is located at 360 Summit Drive. This facility was opened in order to provide patients with a complete wellness experience.
Dr. Radcliffe is certified in Chiropractic BioPhysics (CBP), the most researched Chiropractic technique, with a foundation in the science of biomechanics and physics, leading the Chiropractic profession with cutting edge research. This certification enables Lockport Chiropractic to specialize in Structural Rehabilitation; reinstating structural spinal balance.
Andrew Garner, D.C.
Dr. Andrew Garner began his collegiate career by earning a bachelor of science in Kinesiology (movement sciences) from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He then earned his doctorate of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport Iowa.
After graduating, Dr. Garner’s love of sports led him to move to Boise Idaho to work with one of the top chiropractic extremity experts in the world for several years. He earned his Certified Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner (C.C.E.P.), through a postgraduate series with a focus on extremity injuries, common in sports and the workplace. He has instructed other chiropractors around the country for continuing education on the topic of Rehabilitation of the Extremities for the Council on Extremity Adjusting.
He is certified in Chiropractic BioPhysics, the most researched technique of non-surgical spinal correction. His passion is helping people, specifically with how their posture truly affects their overall health and the life they lead. There is nothing more rewarding than empowering people to take control of their own lives!
Laura Mayerson, D.C.
Dr. Laura Mayerson received a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA. After college, Dr. Mayerson graduated Life University in Marietta, GA, where she was an active member of the Chiropractic BioPhysics Student Club, the Campus Activities Board, and the Life University Technique Summit.
She has been inducted into the Pi Tau Delta International Honors Society in recognition of her academic achievements while at Life University. Dr. Mayerson is currently certified in Chiropractic BioPhysics, Webster Technique, and is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. She is thrilled to have joined the Lockport Chiropractic team and help those in the Lockport community take control of their health.
Justine Johnson, D.C.
Dr. Justine Johnson graduated with her Bachelors of Science degree in Health Science from Bradley University in Peoria, IL. She then went on to earn her Doctorate of Chiropractic from the National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, IL. While in Chiropractic school, Dr. Johnson completed 100 hours of training in Acupuncture.
She also attended a RockTape seminar in which she received her FM1 and FM2 certification. She was very active in her Chiropractic school’s Motion Palpation Club, the Student American Chiropractic Association, and Lambda Chi sorority. To broaden her scope of practice, Dr. Johnson also took a course in medical Spanish.
Dr. Johnson is certified in Webster Technique and is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. She is a co-founder of, The Ripple Effect, which is an empowerment program for children in the community. Dr. Johnson is also a Chiropractic Biophysics (CBP) certified practitioner. As a former caregiver, Dr. Johnson has always had a passion for helping others, volunteering in the community, and working with people of all ages. She is an advocate for overall health and wellness and helping patients reach their fullest potential in life.
Westley Scott, D.C.
Dr. Westley E. Scott D.C. is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign where he cultivated his love for science by studying Biology and Psychology. Dr. Scott successfully obtained his Doctorate in Chiropractic 2015 from the National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, IL.
After a serious athletic injury in high school, Chiropractic and a belief that the human body can heal itself drove him to return to competition and since he has become passionate about sharing his experience with the athletes and weekend warriors around the world. Dr. Scott is skilled in working with muscle imbalances and takes pride in treating the body as a whole. He enjoys exercise, caring for animals, and learning about other cultures through food and traditional medicine.
Maria Radcliffe, D.C.
Dr. Maria Radcliffe graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry Molecular Biology from Benedictine University in Lisle, IL. While completing her undergraduate degree, she participated in an epidemiological study, which is now published.
As she continued her education at Life University, for her Doctorate of Chiropractic, she became very involved in her passion for Chiropractic BioPhysics technique. She continued to work with one of the leading researchers in this technique and is in the process of completing another published literature. While in school Dr. Maria became a certified Doula, in which she participated in multiple births to help mothers through their natural deliveries. She also became certified in Webster technique and is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.
Dr. Maria graduated Magnum Cum Laude from Life University December of 2017. One Dr. Maria’s greatest passions are for woman’s health during pregnancy and child birth. Her vision is to adjust every child not only directly after birth, but throughout their entire life starting in the womb. Her purpose is to empower woman during their entire pregnancy in order to give them the healthy birth of their child that they so desire and deserve.
Julian Machado, D.C.
Dr. Julian Machado began his Chiropractic journey at the age of 13 when he fractured his tailbone in several places. An orthopedic doctor suggested that he would need a cane before the age of 30, but luckily his grandfather had the foresight to try chiropractic.
Julian went onto taking over the family business mat the age of 24 and managed over 70 employees for most of his 20’s. Feeling unfulfilled in the business he was in, he decided to return to school and give to others what was once given to him; a second chance. He sold all his home and packed all his belongings and headed toward Atlanta where he attended Life University. He was assisted with research and trained under Dr. Curtis Fedorchuk, one of the most prestigious CBP doctors in the United States. As well as attaining his Advanced CBP Certification all before graduating from Life University. His purpose comes from his own experiences and knows the importance of letting no spine go misaligned.
Dr. Ausra joined the Lockport Chiropractic team in 2008. She received her Doctor of Naturopathy degree from Trinity School of Natural Health. She is also a Certified Natural Health Professional from Trinity School of Natural Health. She is currently enrolled in master Herbologist program. She also holds a degree in Science and Art from College of Dupage.
She believes in the healing power of Mother Nature! The body can and will heal itself if free of toxins and if given proper nutrition, rest, mental outlook, and proper stimulation. She is eager to educate others on the benefits of health and nutrition along with chiropractic care.