At VIRTUS we are dedicated to empowering individuals to rise above any challenge with confidence and embrace life to its fullest. We accomplish this mission by offering essential patient education combined with a seamlessly integrated, personalized system of services.

Our comprehensive approach encompasses chiropractic care, manual therapy, and rehabilitation services, all aimed at supporting your journey towards a pain-free and vibrant life


Founders Message

Opening a chiropractic clinic as partners has been a heartwarming journey, one deeply rooted in our shared passion for healing and our desire to make a positive impact on the lives of those in our community. As our relationship grew, so did our dream of creating a space where we could combine our skills and knowledge to help others on their journeys to health and vitality. We envisioned a clinic where every patient would be treated with warmth, empathy, and meticulous attention, reflecting our greatest passion: providing patient-centered care.

In our clinic, we take immense pride in providing a haven of care for those who have felt abandoned by the traditional healthcare system.

We understand that some of our patients have experienced frustration and disappointment when other providers couldn’t provide the answers or relief they sought. At times, individuals may feel lost in their journey towards health. It’s in these moments that we aim to be your guide, offering a compassionate and holistic approach to healing.

Our priorities are firmly anchored in clinical excellence, patient education, and transparency. We are committed to delivering the highest standards of clinical care, ensuring that every patient receives the best possible treatment tailored to their unique needs. Patient education is at the core of our philosophy, and we take the time to empower our patients with knowledge and understanding about their conditions and diagnoses. We believe in transparency throughout the treatment process, fostering trust and open communication to help our patients make informed decisions on their path to lasting well-being. We want our clinic to be a place of healing, support, and hope, where you are never alone in your healthcare journey

excellence in education


Dr. Molly Sparks


Dr. Molly Sparks is a dedicated professional hailing from a small town in Missouri, holding a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Mississippi. Dr. Sparks is a board-certified Chiropractic Physician who proudly earned her degree from the renowned Palmer College of Chiropractic in San Jose.

In her leisure time, Dr. Sparks pursues various physical activities to maintain her own wellness. She is an enthusiast of hiking, CrossFit, x-former, snowboarding, and yoga, all of which align with her commitment to a healthy lifestyle. She also delights in the companionship of her beloved puppies, Castor and Pollux.

Dr. Sparks is deeply involved in her community, actively participating in Women’s Wealth and Wellness events.

Dr. Sparks holds an array of certifications and qualifications, including:

  • Certificate in Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA)
  • Perinatal Care with Webster Certification – ICPA
  • Postpartum Care: Diaphragm, Core, and Pelvic Floor – ICPA
  • Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (Clinical A)
  • Pattern Functional Adjusting: Upper and lower extremity
  • Motion Palpation Institute (MPI)
  • Rock Tape Functional and Performance
  • Kinesiology Tape (FMT4 certification)

Dr. Sparks’ commitment to her profession and her community is reflected in her continuous pursuit of knowledge and expertise in chiropractic care. She is dedicated to providing the highest quality care to her patients and is an invaluable asset to both her field and her community.

Dr. Micheal Klein


Dr. Michael Klein, is originally from the quaint Stockbridge, Wisconsin. He discovered his passion for sports and chiropractic care after a football injury in his teenage years. He pursued a Bachelor of Science in Wisconsin before earning his Doctorate of Chiropractic in San Jose, California, specializing in sports-related injuries. Dr. Klein’s expertise was further enriched through his involvement with the PCCW Sports Council, where he eventually became President, fostering a vast network within the athletic community and benefiting countless athletes with his commitment to their well-being.

Clinical Education and Expertise:

  • Fascial Manipulation
  • Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (Clinical A)
  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA I)
  • Functional Range Conditioning
  • FMT RockTape: Basic & Performance
  • Pattern Functional Adjusting: Upper/Lower Extremity
  • Motion Palpation Institute (MPI): Full Spine, Upper/Lower Extremities
  • StrongFirst Foundations

In combination with his certifications and education, Dr. Klein’s passion for crossfit, snowboarding, and a myriad of other sports has not only fueled his own fitness but has made him a more empathetic and effective physician. Through his personal experiences and trials in these activities, he’s gained a profound understanding of the unique challenges athletes face. This firsthand knowledge allows him to connect with his patients on a deeper level, providing tailored care that resonates with their active lifestyles. Possibly less applicable, Dr. Klein has a shameless love for dogs. Let’s just say Dr. Klein’’s absolute adoration for his two pitbulls rivals his passion for sports. They’re not just his loyal companions; they’re his partners in crime on every adventure, from the slopes to the gym, and they never fail to keep his spirits high with their boundless energy and infectious enthusiasm.

Dr. Michael Klein has an unwavering dedication to his community and patients. His pursuit of clinical excellence and moral principles shapes every aspect of his chiropractic practice, ensuring that each patient receives the utmost quality of treatment.

Dr. Micheal Klein


Dr. Marshall Just


Dr. Marshall Just, originally from the town of Red Deer, Alberta, Canada, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our clinic. He earned his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic West, located in sunny San Jose, California. During his academic journey, Dr. Marshall distinguished himself by taking on various leadership roles, including serving as the Student Representative and Club Leader of Motion Palpation Club and Rehab2Performance. He was also an integral executive board member of the Palmer West Sports Council Club, contributing significantly to the Education Committee.

What sets Dr. Marshall apart is his strong foundation in the world of fitness. Drawing from his training background, he has worked closely with numerous elite athletes, including those from the National Hockey League, National Lacrosse League, professional MMA, and golf. As a sports chiropractor, Dr. Marshall specializes in three key areas: functional adjusting, soft tissue therapies, and corrective exercises. His personal experience as an athlete underscores his commitment to helping his patients move well, move often, and, most importantly, move pain-free.

Outside the office, Dr. Marshall’s adventurous spirit shines through. You can often find him exploring the great outdoors, whether it’s hiking, camping, disc golfing, or fly fishing. His passion for outdoor activities not only reflects his active lifestyle but also his dedication to holistic well-being.

  • Clinical Education and Expertise:
  • Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (Clinical A)
  • Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (Weightlifting I)
  • FMT RockTape Basic & Performance
  • FMT RockPods
  • MPI Full Spine, Upper/Lower Integration, & Extremities
  • StrongFirst Foundations

Dr. Marshall’s extensive clinical education and commitment to staying at the forefront of chiropractic techniques ensure that you receive the highest quality care when you visit our clinic.

Dr. Sadie Riopelle

Billing and Consulting

Dr. Sadie Riopelle, more commonly referred to as Dr. Rio. is from a small town in Ontario, Canada

Dr. Rio is a highly educated professional with four degrees, showcasing her dedication to excellence in healthcare. She earned her first Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the esteemed University of Waterloo. While completing her Doctorate of Chiropractic Medicine from the University of Western States she also completed a second Bachelor’s degree in Human Biology as well as a Master of Science in Sport Medicine.

Outside of paying tuition Dr. Rio also spends time as an avid weightlifter, and is often engrossed in books. When warm weather begins, you can find Dr. Rio swimming or enjoying being near water. She cherishes moments spent with her semi-loyal pup Moose.

Dr. Rio’s journey into conservative care began during her time fieldside where she spent thousands of hours with a variety of varsity sports, with her favourite being the Men’s Varsity Rugby team. Through hands-on experience, she honed her skills in treating a wide range of acute and chronic injuries. Her expertise in soft tissue manipulation and rehabilitation techniques has been instrumental in helping numerous patients regain mobility and improve their quality of life.

Dr. Rio’s passion for patient-centered care shines through every interaction. Her commitment to holistic wellness and personalized treatment plans ensures that each patient receives the attention and care they deserve.


Dr. Sadie Riopelle

focused on your healing


Kerry Mrachek

Rehabilitation Specialist

Hello, I’m Kerry, the Rehabilitation Specialist at Virtus Clinics in Kirkland. My professional philosophy is deeply grounded in a passionate appreciation for outdoor activities, harmonizing seamlessly with my role in directing individuals towards recovering and maintaining their physical well-being and adventurous spirit. Apart from my responsibilities at Virtus Clinics, I have owned a personal training business for over two decades, continually refining my skills in this domain, and my greatest joy is being a “dog mom.”

Certifications that enhance my proficiency in rehabilitation and personal training include: Pain- Free Performance Specialization (PPSC), AFAA Certification, ACE Certification, Olympic Lifting Certification and PSC Certification

My dedication is centered on helping you reignite your passion for health and adventure. Leveraging my extensive experience and certifications, I am committed to guiding you on a journey towards optimal physical health and wellness.

Kerry Mrachek

Rehabilitation Specialist

Austin Holman

Patient Care Coordinator

Austin Holman is from the Midwest, and moved to Seattle in 2021. While trying to look for a job in the area as a friend to Morgan and after meeting Dr. Sparks & Dr. Klein where they kicked off a wonderful relationship. With Austin’s passion for helping others & wellness, as well as his customer service background they all thought he would be an asset to the team. His eagerness to learn & grow will help our team thrive! In his free time he enjoys spending time in the mountains & traveling around his new home .

He enjoys reading, staying active, cooking & quality time with those he loves. He is excited to see where the future of Virtus is headed & beyond grateful to be a part of the journey.

Morgan McCoy

Billing and Consulting

Morgan uprooted from her midwest home and moved to Washington in 2019. Graduating from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, she focused her undergraduate studies in Medical Humanities and Health Science. Because of her huge interest in culture and holistic/natural medicine, she also received minors in Medical Sociology and Religious Studies.

Immersing herself in the practices that have changed her life for the better, she quickly discovered her interest in medical billing and became madly passionate about helping patients understand their insurance coverage and how to utilize it for their best interest. She admires the steps holistic healthcare providers are taking to collectively better the health of those in the surrounding Seattle area and she hopes to help spread that knowledge and educate those who are seeking alternative healing methodologies, which is why she loves being a part of the Virtus Sport & Extremity team!

In her free time, she loves finding new mountain lakes and camping/fishing spots with her fiancé, Andrew, and their chocolate lab, Raynee.

Morgan McCoy

Director of Finances

Victoria Savage

Office Manager

Victoria Savage is from the other side of the pond – Reading Enlgand and moved to the PNW in 2007. Beginning a new career in Fitness and Wellness, Vicky spent 12 years teaching Group Fitness classes and training new coaches countrywide before transitioning into the world of CrossFit and Olympic lifting both as a Coach and Athlete. Working at Sasquatch Strength she was introduced to Dr Klein who helped on numerous occasions assist her with small sports injuries using the Virtus magic. Seeing the skill, passion and knowledge Virtus was offering she jumped at the chance to become a temporary Front Desk assistant to cover maternity leave and loving it so much continued on as the new Patient Coordinator in 2024
She enjoys exercising, drinking red wine and spending time with friends and family. She is excited for the continued growth of Virtus and meeting more and more of the wonderful patients that come through the doors.