Dr. Mary Kraus is a native Vermonter, growing up in Rutland, VT. She completed her undergraduate studies at UMass Amherst, majoring in Kinesiology and minoring in Psychology. Her love of gymnastics catapulted her into high-school cheerleading and then competitive diving in college. She still holds a top-ten record at UMass for 3m springboard! Dr. Mary graduated with honors earning her Doctorate degree from New York Chiropractic College in 2019. She spent a six-month portion of her clinical education residency treating Veterans at the Rochester Veteran Administration Outpatient Clinic in Rochester, NY. She worked for several years Rutland City with a variety of patient populations from newborns to the elderly.
Throughout her chiropractic career, she has attended a variety of seminars in the following: Motion Palpation Institute, McKenzie Institute, SFMA, and International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA). Her certifications include: Webster technique certified (a gentle treatment technique for pregnant and postpartum patients, whom she really enjoys working with). She is continuing toward her dry needling certification. She recently purchased the practice from Dr. Julia and Dr. Jim in October 2021 and is happy to continue serving the greater Middlebury area.
Dr. Mary is passionate about her patients’ health. She enjoys educating them on the importance of movement and how chiropractic care can help them improve their quality of life.
When she’s not treating patients, you can find her hiking with her dog, Kiva, and husband, David, camping, or reading.