Feel Well, Ride Well | Healthy Horse Riding

Optimal Performance Through Whole Health

Dr. Christie on Tyberius, her Friesian/Arab cross

Dr. Christie on Tyberius, her Friesian/Arab cross

As an equestrienne competing in dressage, Dr. Christie Winkelman knows what is important to horsewomen. We want to feel our best in order to excel at our passion!  Because she was a therapist before attending medical school, she understands how pressures of competition and the demands of horse ownership and training can affect your physical health. Your health can affect your riding enjoyment and performance.

Healthy horse riding

A healthy body and mind will increase your riding enjoyment. Increased physical stamina, focus and concentration leads to more productive training sessions and success in competition. No matter how talented your horse, if you are not at your best you will not excel to your full potential.

Proactive, natural healthcare for the dedicated rider

A specialist in the health concerns of women, Dr. Winkelman applies her expertise to customize your treatment to meet your goals, In addition, she can diagnose and treat health problems that have not been fully addressed with conventional medicine. By providing the guidance you need to be proactive about your health, Dr. Winkelman allows you to free up energy for healthy horse riding for the rest of your life!

Dr. Winkelman and her team can help with:

  • Weight issues
  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Fatigue
  • Focus and concentration problems
  • Gastrointestinal distress
  • Gynecological conditions
  • Hormonal imbalance; menstrual irregularities
  • Insomnia
  • Menopausal symptoms
  • Muscle tightness
  • Back/neck pain
  • Osteoporosis
  • Thyroid problems
  • Post concussion care
  • Post injury care

Please read our inspiring patient testimonials.

It’s time to start focusing on the half of the equation above the saddle!

Please call for a complimentary phone consult today at 503.501.5001 or send us a request at info@insightsND.com.