Meet Dr. John Schafer

Dr. John Schafer has been helping his community live a natural lifestyle since his clinic opened in 1985, in Waterford, MI 48329. As a chiropractor with 37 years of experience, he is committed to promoting health and living a life drug free.   Dr. Schafer believes in this, "The Power that made the body, Heals the body".  Dr. Schafer has been a licensed Chiropractor since 1982, and was named "Chiropractor of the Year" by Hour Magazine since 2014. 


  • Life Chiropractic College
  • Member Delta Sigma Chi Chiropractic Fraternity

Associations & Memberships

  • International Chiropractic Association
  • Michigan Association of Chiropractors
  • International Chiropractic Association Council on Chiropractic Pediatrics

*Licensed in both Michigan and Georgia*


Meet Our Staff

Our staff strives to helping people live a pain and drug free lifestyle.  The staff is experienced, committed, and highly trained to promote a natural healthy way of life.


Katie Wood

Katie has worked with Dr. Schafer for over 15 years.   She enjoys helping our patients out and getting involved in the insurance area of the office.

Krissy Dosch

Krissy has been a chiropractic assistant with Dr. Schafer for 1 year. She loves working in an environment focused on natural healing.


Vickie Schafer

Vickie has been with Schafer Chiropractic Life Center for 3 years. She works hard everyday as the Office Manager to support the community on their path to wellness.