About Shaw Chiropractic & Sports Injury Center


Thank you for your visiting Shaw Chiropractic & Sports Injury Center of Clive, Iowa.  We are truly excited to be a part of the Des Moines and Clive, Iowa community and to be able to help as many people as possible.  Our mission is to provide the highest quality of care to get patients out of pain and back to their activities as quickly as possible.

Please feel free to look around to learn more about the treatment we impact and the services we provide.  If you would like to schedule a free consultation with Dr. Shaw to learn more about how we can help you, please feel free to call our office.




Dr. Abel Shaw is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He is also a Certified Provider of Active Release Technique. Dr. Shaw attended Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis Missouri where he completed his Doctor of Chiropractic degree. He has worked with athletes from the Missouri Baptist University, NAIA championship, women’s track and field team and has been the team chiropractor for Mary Washington University Athletics. Dr. Abel Shaw is an Army veteran and has run both cross-country and track and field at Shippensburg University.




Karina S. Levy has been a licensed massage therapist in Iowa since 2012. She is certified in Deep Tissue, Sports, Cupping Therapy, Myofascial Release, Prenatal, and Medical massage. Levy received massage therapy training at Iowa College of Natural Health in Ankeny and Bachelors Degrees in History and Religious Studies from Iowa State University. Karina had a 12 year career as a ballet and modern dancer performing in companies in places such as Milwaukee, Chicago, New York City, and Denmark. She remains active in a 25 year career as a ballet educator.

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