Dr. LaDonna C. Bense, native of Missouri, graduated in 1990 from St. Louis University with a degree in Chemistry. For several years Dr. LaDonna had a successful career in the chemical industry where she did such tasks as develop UV curable coating for engines, validation work for TUMS at SmithKline Beechem, and was instrumental in the research and development of a radioactive heart imaging agent for detecting cancer. Although she enjoyed her career as a chemist, she decided to pursue her long time dream of helping people through Chiropractic. Dr. LaDonna received her Doctor of Chiropractic as well as her Certificate of Acupuncture when she graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic in 1999.
Dr. LaDonna scored high enough on her board exams, permitting her to practice anywhere nationally, but decided to open up shop in her home town of St. Louis. After an enjoyable time in practice there, Dr. LaDonna and her family had an opportunity to relocate to Switzerland. There, she was able to broaden the scope of her chiropractic practice internationally. Besides utilizing several chiropractic techniques to care for all her patients, Dr. LaDonna has had special experience in working with expecting mothers, helping their bodies transition over the nine months, relieve pregnancy discomfort and preparing them for a smooth delivery. She has also had the opportunity to care for the ‘little blessings’ from infant on. Desiring the best opportunities her family, Dr. LaDonna moved back to the States, and decided to relocate to Georgia.
Acworth was the perfect place to raise her daughter, Kennedy and son, Lucas. Dr. LaDonna also has an adopted daughter, Alison, from Russia, who still resides in Switzerland, where she is starting a family of her own. Dr. LaDonna has kept up to date on many continuing educational classes, ensuring that her patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced chiropractic care.