Dr. Klena was born in Los Angeles, California. He graduated in the top of his class at West Covina High School and was a two year, three sport letterman. Dr. Klena went on to play football and track for Boise State University. He was a member of the National Championship team of 1980, and was Academic/All Big Sky for two years as a quarterback in football and a javelin thrower in track. He held the farthest throw ever at Boise State for the javelin at 225'5" until 2002.
Dr. Klena graduated from Boise State University with a Bachelors of Science. He later graduated from Western States Chiropractic College in 1988 with a Doctorate of Chiropractic and has been in practice since 1989. He is certified to do Impairment Ratings and Disability Evaluations in the state of Idaho. He earned his Diplomate status in chiropractic orthopedics in 1998. He finished his studies in Integrated Health Services in 2002. He continues to perform local school physicals for North Junior High, Hillside Junior High, and Riverglen Junior High School.
Dr. Klena was elected in 1991 and 1992 to serve as Idaho's District II representative. He was later elected to serve as Vice President for the Idaho Association of Chiropractic Physicians, and finished a two year term as President in 1996. He later served as President again in 2003-2004. He was also voted Chiropractor of the Year in 2004 by the association. He also was awarded the Presidents Award for Lifetime Service in 2016.
Dr. Klena was chosen to represent Chiropractic for the collegiate athletes of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships held in Boise in 1994. He has also helped athletes of the Nike Golf Tour, Boise Hawks baseball team, and Boise State Football, basketball, track and field, as well as others. He lectured for the Nation's Elite High Jumpers Conference held in Boise in 1996. He was team chiropractor for the Idaho Steelheads hockey team of the ECHL from 1997-2007. He served as the official chiropractor for the Humanitarian Bowls from 1996-2000.
Dr. Klena is proficient in the following techniques of Chiropractic: Diversified, Pettibon, Leander traction, Gonstead, Activator, Pierce cervical drop, Logan basic, toggle recoil, and Palmer. He is also trained in sports injury treatment, customized foot orthotics, whiplash rehabilitation, and spinal disc recovery. His three year post-graduate training in orthopedics help him treat chronic and difficult cases. He also receives ongoing training in injectable nutrients. His love for Chiropractic is contagious and his commitment toward his patients is genuinely apparent. Dr. Klena gets results!
Wife, Linda; Sons, Nicholas and Christian
- Bachelors of Science, Boise State University
- Doctor of Chiropractic, Western States Chiropractic College
- Board Certified Chiropractic Orthopedist
- Board Certified Disability Analyst for Idaho
- Fellow of Integrated Health Services
Memberships & Associations:
- Idaho Assocation of Chiropractic Physicians
- American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedics