Dr. Melinda Novak is a chiropractic musculoskeletal sonographer at the University of Western States (UWS). She completed her diagnostic imaging residency at UWS and is a Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of Radiology. During her residency, Dr. Novak completed a Master of Science degree in Diagnostic Imaging with her thesis research on the topic of diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound. Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound is of particular interest to Dr. Novak and she has completed extensive training in performing and interpreting these imaging studies. She is currently accepting referrals for diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound exams and values being a part of the team caring for our patients. In her free time, Dr. Novak enjoys spending time with her golden retriever, Pete, as well as sailing, kayaking, and hiking.