Meet The Team

Dr. Abby Heppner - Chiropractor / Owner

.Dr. Abby Heppner graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, Missouri in 2008. While in school, Dr. Heppner completed her internship at the Logan Chiropractic Health Center location in St. Peters, Missouri where she was honored with awards for both Clinical Excellence and Leadership in teaching Chiropractic technique. During this time she also worked in the Biofreeze Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Center where she learned cutting-edge techniques to help top-level athletes to maximize performance and to heal from injuries.

After relocating to the Salem area, Dr. Heppner opened the doors of Heppner Chiropractic in March of 2009 and purchased her new building on 13th Street in October 2018.

Dr. Abby Heppner is originally from Ft. Loramie, Ohio (near Dayton). She earned her undergraduate degree in Biology from Bluffton University in Ohio. She moved to Oregon after marrying Robb Heppner, a Salem native.  After 10 happy years of marriage, Robb passed away in 2018 due to brain cancer (GBM - glioblastoma multiforme).  Dr. Heppner is the proud Mom of Eli and Zeke, now 6 and 3 y.o.  She remarried 9/6/2020 to Michael Hodgson (pronounced Hodson), a Salem native and together with his 4 children they have completed their family.  Michael is an Entrepreneur / Electrical Contractor and owner of Wire-Smart Inc, specializing in low voltage work.  They also have a cat named Mitsy. 

E-mail Dr. Heppner directly at [email protected]


Allison Asmar – Office Coordinator / Executive Assistant 

Allison plays a vital role in our team as you will see her at the front desk greeting you daily, but also behind the scenes making sure all things insurance related is running smoothly.  Allison joined our team in 2017 and we couldn't be happier to have her helping hands.  She is available to answer all your billing questions and to help you understand your benefits so you can make the best choices for your care. 

E-mail Allison directly at [email protected]

 Aly Chernishoff - Chiropractic Assistant

While you may not have met Aly in person, she is the brain behind the tablet Dr. Heppner carries at all times.  Her attention to detail in record keeping helps to smooth the treatment experience out making sure that visit to visit you are getting the best possible service with 100% of Dr. Heppner's attention focused on you and your health.  

Employment Opportunities:

We are not hiring presently, but if you are interested in becoming a full or part-time Administrative or Chiropractic Assistant at our office, please e-mail your resume to [email protected] and we will happily keep it on file as the need arises.

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Our Regular Schedule

Heppner Chiropractic


8:30 am-12:00 pm

1:00 pm-5:30 pm




8:30 am-12:00 pm

1:00 pm-5:30 pm




8:30 am-12:00 pm

1:00 pm-4:00 pm