About Us

 St. Ansgar Chiropractic takes pride in being professional, trustworthy, knowledgeable, caring, and helpful. The clinic strives to provide an enthusiastic atmosphere to meet patients' health and wellness needs.


Leading the team at St. Ansgar Chiropractic is

Dr. Lucas L. Nelson, D.C

Dr. Lucas Nelson completed his undergraduate degree in 2009 at the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. in Biology and a Minor in Chemistry. He then went on to Palmer College of Chiropractic and received his Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2012. While at Palmer College, Dr. Nelson was granted the opportunity to be a member of the Vogt Leadership Society, and he was Valedictorian of his graduating class.

Dr. Lucas Nelson grew up in St. Ansgar. There, he met his wife, Deneen. They have been married since December of 2010, and together they have three children: Gram, Genevieve, and Garrett. Dr. Nelson enjoys spending time with family and friends, sports, biking, fishing, and any outdoor activities.

A Message from the Doctor:

 I feel privileged to have the opportunity to return to north Iowa and serve the community in which I grew up. I am dedicated to helping others achieve their optimal health and wellness goals.

Julia Crail

 Julia Crail is our Front Desk Manager. She has worked in the chiropractic field since 2008. When she isn't at the office, she spends her time with her family and creating quilts for her growing number of grandchildren. Julia has been married to her husband, Chuck, for 43 years. They have five children and twelve grandchildren (with two more on the way). 

Barb Berge

Barb Berge is our Front Desk Assistant. She has worked at our office since 2018.