Dr. Shalona was born and raised in Grand Junction, Colorado and is a true native. Dr. Shalona received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Mesa State College in 1992 and spent the next 3 years completing her pre-med education. She earned her Doctorate inChiropractic in 1999 from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in Minnesota. Dr. Shalona is a second generation Chiropractor. Her father, the oldest DC in Grand Junction, Colorado, is going strong and still runs a full practice here in the valley.
Dr. Shalona is an avid quilter, climber, horse trainer, martial artist, reverend and Christian. While growing up in the beautiful Grand Valley, she was involved in performing arts and dance of all types. She re-married in April 2010 and has two sons, 10 and 13 years old. In 2014, Dr. Shalona and her family adopted a girl from Uganda, she is 12 years old. Dr. Shalona volunteers weekly at Tope Elementary and West Middle school helping the children to move forward in their schooling.
Dr. Shalona completed her first book titled, A Quilt's Story. The book is a historical fiction novel that takes place over a 200 year span and is told through the eyes of the quilt as it is passed down through the generations. The 200 year family history includes background history of chiropractic care, midwifery, quilts, and automobiles and also touches on the wars during that time period.
Dr. Shalona currently owns and runs Abundant Health, LLC,
which offers a variety of health care modalities, including Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Massage, Aromatherapy, Nutritional Consultation, Ion Cleanse and more. Dr. Shalona established her practice in 1999 and in 2009 changed the clinic name from McFarland Family Chiropractic and Acupuncture to Abundant Health, LLC. Abundant Health, LLC better describes the impact she wants to continue to create in the clinic and the community. Dr. Shalona believes everyone has a God given right to a healthy body. She enjoys exercising her gift for educating people in chiropractic, acupuncture and general health care of their bodies.
Wanting to give back to the community and help people who have been hit hard by the economic downfall, Dr. Shalona is dedicated to treating anyone who needs Chiropractic care to survive and thrive. Dr. McFarland offers you a New Patient $120 Exam as well as a Family Bundle of $25 Chiropractic adjustment or $25 for Acupuncture for each family member who schedules as a family. Also available are $25 foot detoxes and $65 one-hour massage specials.
Come in and visit us and experience our rich and giving environment of health and healing.