Accessibility View Close toolbar


Chiropractic, Acupuncture, CranioSacral Therapy, and Total Body Modification can be very helpful for many different symptoms that can come up during pregnancy including:

-Nausea/Morning Sickness

-Pubic bone pain/SPD

-Trouble sleeping




-Low Back pain

-Post-Dates Pregnancy

-Support during Pre-Eclampsia

-And More!

Dr. Baker is Webster Certified by the ICPA to to balance the mom's pelvis and uterus ligaments to promote better baby position.  We do not "turn breech babies".  We work on the mom's pelvis and uterine ligaments which gives the baby room to find the best position which is usually head down. 

*Click here to read how a breech baby turned after the mom's first treatment*

Why Mom needs a Chiropractor after she has a baby!

Once a woman is into the 2nd trimester of her pregnancy, at each visit we use Webster Technique to work on balancing the mom's pelvis and uterine ligaments, which promotes optimal positioning of the baby. If a mom can start Chiropractic care by 20 weeks of pregnancy her chances of a breech positioned baby are so much lower, in our personal experience.  There are some moms that come see us for the first time when they are 30 weeks pregnant with a breech positioned baby.  We teach them that we are not actually turning their baby, but adjusting their pelvis and the ligaments around the uterus to give the baby as much room to turn as possible.  Very often the moms come back after their first visit or two to report that the baby has successfully turned on their own to the vertex (head down) position.  I have even helped moms who are in their last month of pregnancy maximize their chances for a successful ECV (external cephalic version) if the baby is still in a breech position by the time they have an ECV appointment.

Doulas also refer their patients to us to help work on their client's pelvic alignment, especially if their care provider has told them their baby is in a breech position or OP (occiput posterior).  Doulas also refer their clients to our office to help encourage labor to start to avoid a hospital/medical/cervadil/pitocin induction. We are very passionate about empowering my pregnant patients to be their own advocate throughout their pregnancy and during the birth of their child. During your visit we always take the time to discuss any situations that could arise in your particular situation so that you are empowered to make the best decisions for you and your child(ren).

Dr. Baker has taken care of moms that were pregnant with twins as well, and have been able to adjust them all the way to term.  Moms of multiples extra appreciate the relief that Chiropractic care can bring to their back and pelvis!  Dr. Baker has also taken care of a mom pregnant with triplets!

We have had many women tell us that we have made their pregnancies so much easier, and that they wouldn't have been able to make it without the care they received at our office.  It is just a joy to take care of pregnant women and watch the stress and fatigue melt away after their treatments!

Call me at 816-842-3603 and ask about your particular concerns!  We have a huge passion for taking care of pregnant women and enjoy helping their pregnancy be easier and more comfortable.

Moms that come in for prenatal Chiropractic care also receive a complimentary Consultation and Examination for their newborn.  It's our baby gift to you!  

All newborns should be checked for spinal and cranial misalignments after birth even with an uneventful vaginal birth.  This helps reduce the chances of ear infections, colic, poor sleeping habits, fussiness, positional plagiocephaly, and reflux,  which can be a result of the misalignment in the baby's spine and cranial bones!

New Patients Receive a Free Consultation

Our first available new patient appointment is the week of 12/03/18

The office will closed November 8-13th while Dr. Baker is attending a conference.  

We do have a cancellation list for New Patient Appointments so if an appointment opens up sooner, we will be happy to see you at an earlier time. 

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule


10:00 am

6:00 pm


10:00 am

6:00 pm


10:00 am

6:00 pm


10:00 am

6:00 pm


10:00 am

6:00 pm








Find us on the map


Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "After just one session of Acupuncture and a Chiropractic Adjustment my pain level immediately began to reside and I had a renewed sense of hope. I really could not believe it. Dr. Kristine had already started giving me back my life."
    Liz Kansas City, MO
  • "You did it again! I feel like a million bucks! I truly feel like I get my "money's worth" when you treat me. Not only do you treat the problem at hand but you go the extra mile to do some preventative work."
    Tracey P. Kansas City, MO
  • "Dr. Baker is my miracle. Her caring ways and knowledgeable hands have helped me when no one else would. When I moved away from the area, I tried another acupuncturist and did not get as good results as with Dr. Baker. She has changed my life and I thank God every day that I met her and that she cared enough to help when no one else would."
    Annette D. Kansas City, MO
  • "I remember leaving my initial appointment feeling very empowered. I didn’t feel guilty, defeated, or responsible anymore. I felt very hopeful. I truly believe that the regular acupuncture and chiropractic adjustments played a huge role in my success with getting pregnant this second time."
    Sarah Kansas City, MO
  • "I feel so blessed to have been referred to Dr. Baker as I feel that she has totally improved my quality of life. I will always be grateful to my friend at church for leading me to her and I will always be grateful to her for making my life more enjoyable."
    Trudy B. Kansas City, MO

Featured Articles

Read about interesting topics

  • Should I Use Ice or Heat for Pain?

    Did you hurt your knee during an intense game of pick-up basketball this weekend? Or do you deal with chronic pain? Learn whether you should apply heat or ice for particular kinds of pain. ...

    Read More
  • Relationship with Self

    The relationship you have with yourself and the journey to self-understanding is an important part of your overall wellness. ...

    Read More
  • Indoor Activities and Exercises

    Are you preparing for the winter months or looking for exercises to do when you can't make it to the gym? Follow these exercises to maintain a healthy fitness routine. ...

    Read More
  • Holiday Stress - Take a Deep Breath

    Most of us pay little attention, if any, to the daily functioning of our many physiological systems. Our hearts beat, our digestive systems digest, and our various hormones, such as those deriving from the thyroid gland, adrenal gland, and pancreas, do what they do. It's all good... until it's not. ...

    Read More
  • Proper Overindulgence Over the Holidays

    Proper Overindulgence Over The Holidays The term "overindulgence" is probably best assessed as a red flag, especially with respect to consistent overconsumption of high-calorie comfort food and desserts during the holiday season. An overall healthier perspective could be described as "indulgence" regarding ...

    Read More
  • The 5 Senses

    The 5 Senses The five senses, that is, the sense of sight, touch, hearing, taste, and smell, provide us with necessary information regarding the world around us.1 These precious capabilities enable us to navigate our environment with seemingly instantaneous feedback with reference to our actions and ...

    Read More
  • The Benefits of Sleep for Adults

    Obtaining sufficient restful sleep is an essential requirement for optimal human productivity. Such a practice is a key component of a healthy lifestyle, which includes a nutritious diet, regular vigorous exercise, and a positive mental attitude. How much sleep one needs varies from person to person. ...

    Read More
  • Back to School and Mental Wellness

    Summer is a subjectively fleeting season and school days are upon us once again. For children, this bittersweet time marks the completion of a period of relative freedom and the beginning of a new set of responsibilities. For adults, the onset of late summer and early fall signals yet another turn of ...

    Read More
  • Repetitive Motion Injuries

    A repetitive motion injury (or overuse injury) involves doing an action over and over again, as with a baseball pitcher throwing a baseball, a tennis player hitting a tennis ball, typing at a computer keyboard, and most notoriously, typing with your thumbs on the tiny keypad of your phone. It may be ...

    Read More
  • Left-Handers Day

    Left-Handers Day Left-Handers Day, celebrated on August 15th, was launched in 1992 by the Left-Handers Club, an organization based in the United Kingdom. Since then, Left-Handers Day has become a worldwide event and social media phenomenon. Around the world, approximately one in ten persons is left-handed. ...

    Read More


Sign up for more articles