Meet Dr. Janea
Dr. Rather is a graduate of Western States Chiropractic College in Portland, Oregon (now University of Western States). She also has a B.S. in Nutrition Science from UC Davis. Dr. Rather was practicing in Taos, New Mexico prior to her move to Colorado, where she studied under one of the leading myofascial pain specialists in the country, Dr. Lucy Whyte-Ferguson. Dr. Rather is an avid runner an has competed in several triathlons. Dr. Rather's passion for sports has translated into her pursuit of helping athletes recover from injuries quicker and helping them to prevent injuries in the future. She specializes in myofascial and soft tissue work with emphasis on manipulation of the musculature and the fascial covering to promote increased stability and flexibility in order to reduce the tension created by the musculature on the joints. She works with athletes of all levels, from the everyday person keeping in shape, young athletes working to improve their athletic performance in competitive events, as well as the more serious Ironman competitors. In addition to her chiropractic work, she also teaches solo and partner stretching. While Dr. Rather’s focus is on athletics, she also provides general wellness care to the Arvada community.