Meet the Professionals

We comprise an all inclusive center to meet your needs. Our two chiropractors are a husband and wife team committed to your health. Additionally, we have licensed massage therapists and a caring staff that can assist you on to a road of better health. Our office is unique as we use the patient centered approach to health care. We customize your treatment plan as it relates to your care. Our chiropractors have spent over 8 years working in conjunction with and endorsed by the Franciscan Medical Group. We are a group of professionals prepared to work with other health care providers so that you receive the most comprehensive care.

Dr Robert StalderDr Robert Stalder has been helping patients improve their quality of life through chiropractic care since 1998. Dr Robert knows you are probably experiencing some pain that’s preventing you from exercising, working, sleeping he’s here to help you. View Bio>

Dr Cessalie Stalder’sDr Cessalie Stalder interest in chiropractic began playing high school soccer team and suffered repeated injuries. She went for regular adjustments and nutritional recommendations which helped her perform better View Bio >

Dr. Nick Thorburn received his Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Physiology from Central Washington University and obtained his Doctorate of Chiropractic at Palmer West Chiropractic College. View Bio >

Greg Collins, LMP is a nationally certified massage therapist with over 15 years of experience. He obtained his National Certification in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork in 1994 View Bio>

Kristal Palizano, LMP joined the team at Tacoma Chiropractic Center in November 2013. Since graduating from Ashmead College School of Massage Therapy in 2008 she has worked in the chiropractic field View Bio>

Liliya Dailey, MP has been with Tacoma Chiropractic Center since November 2016. Since graduating from Everest College in 2015, she has had experience with a variety of deep tissue and Swedish massage techniques to best fit any condition she is faced with. View Bio>

If you’re looking to add chiropractic and massage therapy to your healthcare team, then we want to be a part of it. At Tacoma Chiropractic Center, We’ve Got Your Back!

Tacoma Location

Office Hours

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8:00 am-12:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-12:00 pm




  • "My health has improved considerably thanks to Stalder"
    Jane Doe / Tacoma, WA
  • "I have benefited tremendously from the chiropractic care I received from Stalder."
    John Doe, Tacoma, WA