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Dr. W. Jean-Luc Sansfaute, DC

Dr. W. Jean-Luc Sansfaute is a licensed chiropractor serving the Alexandria, Arlington and D.C. Metro community.  As a chiropractor with experience, Dr. W. Jean-Luc is committed to promoting the health and well-being of his patients.

In his hometown of Paris, France, Dr. W. Jean-Luc Sansfaute first became acquainted with the word "chiropractic" through some of his American friends. With a keen interest for holistic medicine, this discovery soon triggered a series of events that would bring him to the United States for the sole purpose of achieving his new found goal...becoming a chiropractor.

Dr. W. Jean-Luc earned his BA from Brigham Young University, where he taught French and Gross Anatomy.  He went on to graduate from Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, TX in 2003 as a Doctor of Chiropractic.  Dr. W. Jean-Luc has taken several continuing education seminars on extremity adjusting and rehabilitation, the Gonstead adjusting technique, Activator methods, active and passive physiotherapy, the Cox Flexion/Distraction technique, Applied Kinesiology, the Sacro-Occipital technique and Canine adjusting.

Dr. W. Jean-Luc uses a "whole person approach".  This approach to wellness means looking for underlying causes of any disturbance or disruption (which may or may not be causing symptoms at the time) and making whatever interventions and lifestyle adjustments that would optimize the conditions for normal function.  Using this unique approach, Dr. W. Jean-Luc is able to help you accelerate and/or maintain your journey to good health.  He has extensive experience treating expecting mothers.  He is also an expert in wellness and health care for members of the LGBT community.

Contact Dr. Jean-Luc at drjls@skylinewellnesscenter.com 


Dr. Sonya Popal, DC

Dr. Sonya Popal is a licensed chiropractor and a graduate of the prestigious Palmer College of Chiropractic in Iowa. After graduating from the University of Maryland in College Park with a BS in Biology, Dr. Sonya started working in Reproductive Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. She became very fascinated and intrigued when she heard how her Chiropractic friend was having huge success in treating infertile patients. She couldn’t understand how having a Chiropractic lifestyle was able to help patients get pregnant and maintain a healthy pregnancy. After doing a thorough research the profession became her love and it has been an incredible journey. 

Dr. Sonya utilizes manual treatment methods such as Gonstead, Diversified and Thompson with a focus on upper cervical and Activator, with which she has advanced proficiency rating. She also incorporates exercise programs that help stabilize posture through improving balance and core strength, stretching tightened postural muscles, and strengthening reciprocally weakened muscles.  Her goal is to help people live life to the fullest by providing the highest standard of alternative healthcare by getting the patient out of pain as quickly as possible and, second, to strengthen the body and change behaviors to minimize future problems. The chiropractic patients experience better outcomes in pain reduction, improved overall health, and higher patient satisfaction. She treats the whole patient, not just the symptom, and she starts by provinding a gentle adjustment.  She believes in holistic health care inside & out.

Dr. Sonya has continued her chiropractic education with post-doctoral seminars in Atlas Orthogonal and Applied Kinesiology. She plans to complete her diplomate in Functional Medicine and obtain a Masters in Nutrition in 2015. 

Contact Dr. Sonya Popal, DC at spopal@skylinewellnesscenter.com