Convenient Downtown Seattle Location

As an essential healthcare provider, Hillclimb Chiropractic Clinic is open Mon-Fri and available to help you with all your urgent pain and maintenance care needs. We are following all Washington State Department of Health, CDC and Washington State Chiropractic Association guidelines including requiring all patients, visitors and staff to wear face coverings/masks while in the clinic. If you have an appointment at our clinic and have any symptoms of acute respiratory illness (e.g., fever, cough, difficulty breathing), please call our front desk to reschedule your appt. For more informaiton please check out our Covid-19 resources here

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Meet Our Team


Doctors of Chiropractic



Naturopathic Doctor



East Asian Medicine Practitioners / Acupuncturists



Licensed Massage Therapists

Hillclimb Chiropractic Clinic is a Top-Rated Downtown Seattle Team

of Seattle Chiropractors, Acupuncturists, Naturopath and Massage Therapists in One Location

Dr. Matt Brown-Ruegg D.C.

Downtown Seattle Chiropractor & Owner

Seattle chiropractor Dr. Matt Brown-Ruegg, D.C. has been practicing since 1998 and owner of Hillclimb Chiropractic Clinic since 2001. Since then he has built a team of top rated practitioners to create a multidisciplinary facility that merges modern chiropractic care & techniques, acupuncture, massage and naturopathic medicine in the heart of downtown Seattle. Consistently recognized as top rated downtown Seattle chiropractor, Dr. Matt Brown-Ruegg DC specializes in helping people get out of pain and moving again – a true advocate of the #MoveWellLiveBetter movement.

Seattle Chiropractor Dr. Brown-Ruegg, DC and his team offer a high level of patient service and recognize the greatest compliment is when patients refer friends, family and co-workers to Hillclimb. As a downtown Seattle chiropractor he consistently and successfully treats low back pain, headaches, neck pain, disc injuries, migraines as well as conditions from car accident injuries – even minor fender benders, sports injuries, work injuries, repetitive stress injuries, slips, falls and more with chiropractic. Dr. Brown-Ruegg, DC specializes in the following chiropractic techniques and chiropractic adjustments: Diversified, Drop Table, Manual Adjusting, Gonstead and Activator techniques and graduated from Western States Chiropractic College.

Dr. Brown-Ruegg Specializes In:

Back Pain, Neck Pain, Headaches, Auto and Work Injuries, Sports Injury Recovery and Wellness Care

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Dr. Sarah Flood, D.C.Downtown Seattle Chiropractor

Since 2012 downtown Seattle chiropractor Dr. Sarah Flood, D.C. has been helping patients move well and live better! Dr. Flood, DC loves when patients refer others to her care and is motivated to help empower patients to become better advocates of their own health. She successfully treats low back and neck pain, offers kinesotaping for improved sports performance & injury rehab, and works to help those with disc injuries, headaches, repetitive stress injuries among other ailments. Dr. Flood, DC specializes in the following chiropractic techniques and chiropractic adjustments: Diversified, Drop Table, Manual Adjusting, Blair, Thompson and Motion Palpation and focuses on extremities including shoulder, arm and knees and is a graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA

Dr. Sarah Flood, DC specializes in:

Back Pain, Neck Pain, Auto & Work Injury, Sports Injury Recovery & Kinesio Taping, Wellness Care

Call Today: 206-624-3590Request a New Patient Appointment

Dr. Patti Mullen, N.D.Downtown Seattle Naturopathic Doctor

After earning her naturopathic degree from Bastyr University in 2012, downtown Seattle naturopath Dr. Patti Mullen ND has been dedicated to providing holistic, evidence-based primary care medical services to find and treat underlying causes of disease. She knows the body is capable of healing from the inside out and the goal of treatment for her patients’ is to assist that ability and facilitate the healing process. At Hillclimb Chiropractic Clinic Dr. Patti Mullen, ND specialized in trigger point injections, vitamin B12 injections, food sensitivity testing, nutritional consultation and review and has a special interest in women’s health as it relates to thyroid issues, hormone balancing and menopause.

Downtown Seattle Naturopath Services:
Annual Health & Wellness Exams (general physical) – please note Dr. Mullen, ND does not perform women’s pelvic exam/Pap test
Trigger Point Injection Therapy
Vitamin B12 Injection Therapy
Food Sensitivity Testing
Nutritional Consultation & Supplement Review

Dr. Patti Mullen, ND specializes in:

Chronic & Acute Pain | Arthritis | Bursitis | Tendonitis | Fibromyalgia | Fatigue | Sports Injuries | Thyroid Dysfunction |     GI Complaints (including IBS) | Weight Loss | Rheumatic Conditions | Menopause



Call Today: 206-624-3590Request an Appointment

J. Dave Smart, EAMP, L.Ac.Licensed East Asian Medicine Practitioner & Downtown Seattle Acupuncturist

Downtown Seattle acupuncturist J. Dave Smart EAMP L.Ac. specializes in the following areas: Pain Relief & Pain Management, Mental, Emotional & PTSD and Digestive Issues. Dave is a life-long, avid paddler, and was first drawn to Acupuncture in 1992 when recovering from a shoulder injury. He was amazed at how it helped him recover and continue to enjoy outdoor pursuits. Dave has been practicing acupuncture since 2001 in varied clinical environments ranging from independent work to a large multi-disciplinary clinic consisting of chiropractic, naturopathic and allopathic physicians. In addition to pain management and emotional health, one area of focus includes digestive issues such as IBS (irritable bowel syndrome), colitis, constipation, diarrhea, gastritis and acid reflux.

Dave specializes in:

Pain Relief and Pain Management, Mental, Emotional Health & PTSD, Digestive Issues(Irritable Bowel Syndrome | Colitis Constipation | Diarrhea | Gastritis | Acid reflux)

Call Today: 206-624-3590Request an Appointment

Kelly Miller, EAMP, L.Ac.Licensed East Asian Medicine Practitioner & Downtown Seattle Acupuncturist

Downtown Seattle acupuncturist Kelly Miller, EAMP L.Ac. became licensed to practice acupuncture in 1999 and specializes in Pain Relief and Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Reproductive and Women’s Health and Mental/ Emotional Health. Kelly holds a Bachelor’s degree in Oriental Medicine and a Master’s degree in Acupuncture through Bastyr University. Kelly’s treatment focus involves addressing acute or chronic conditions, while rebalancing the general constitution to promote vitality and well-being.

Kelly specializes in:

Pain Relief and Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Mental/ Emotional Health, Reproductive & Women’s Health

Call Today: 206-624-3590Request an Appointment

Christine White, LMTDowntown Seattle Licensed Massage Therapist, CST

Christine White, LMT , CST, with Intraoral Endorsement, has been Licensed Massage Practitioner for 17 years, and a certified cranial sacral therapist for 14 of those years. She specializes in cranial sacral therapy, fascial work, intraoral work, injury/surgery recovery, to name a few. Christine is passionate about bodywork – of which chiropractic work is of paramount importance. She considers client kinesthetic education integral in healing. Christine thrives on teaching clients about their nervous systems through fascial and fluid-based work. You’ll feel better in her hands.

Christine specializes in:

Myofascial Release – a gentle sustained pressure technique used with connective tissue restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion | Intraoral massage endorsement (TMJD and cranial sacral therapy)  | CranioSacral Therapy(CST) – a gentle, non-invasive form of bodywork to reduce stress and pain  | Injury Recovery  | Surgery Recovery



AlysonOffice Manager and Billing Manager

Alyson is always smiling and makes the process of billing insurance as smooth as possible for our patients and is always happy to answer any patient questions and she also ensures our office processes are running smoothly.

Hayley M.Patient Advocate & Billing

With us since 2018, Hayley is one of the first friendly voices you’ll hear at Hillclimb. Her goal is to make scheduling over the phone easy and enjoys answering patient phone calls and questions. In addition to covering the front desk when needed, she also spends a majority of her time in the back office helping with insurance authorizations, billing and other office administrative duties.

MicheleClinic Director, Operations and Marketing

Benefiting from chiropractic since she was 13, Michele advocates for making chiropractic a healthy lifestyle choice. She focuses on ensuring Hillclimb offers great services & products and strives to deliver the best patient experience and helps new people find our clinic.

Seattle Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Massage Therapy & Naturopathic Medicine in One Downtown Seattle Location

  • Top Rated Practitioners and Friendly Service
  • Team of Highly Skills and Licensed Specialists, under one roof
  • Same Day Appointments
  • Most Insurance Accepted
  • Located in Downtown Seattle
  • Open Mon-Thurs 7:30pm - 6pm - Friday 7:30am - 5pm