Memorial Chiropractic Clinic

  • The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his or her patients in the care of the human frame, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

    -Thomas Edison

Meet the Doctors

Dr. Jack Christie


Dr. Jack Christie is the founder of Memorial Chiropractic Clinic and has been in practice for over 35 years. Dr. Christie’s passion for public service is evident by his previous tenure as Chairman of the State Board of Education and President of the Spring Branch School Board, and his current position on City Council.

Dr. Christie is an avid outdoorsman and exercise enthusiast having earned the prestigious honor of Eagle Scout, completed multiple marathons, and finished in the Kona Iron Man Triathlon. His athletic experience has given him the opportunity to treat over 3,000 athletes. The Christie family has served the greater Houston area with over 100 years of combined chiropractic experience.

Dr. David Sawyer


Dr. David Sawyer started his practice in 1993. After graduating from the University of Texas, and managing a real estate office in Austin, Dr. Sawyer herniated two lumbar discs weight-lifting. This experience led him through the medical maze, and finally to chiropractic, which resolved his pain when nothing else was able to help.

Falling in love with the profession, Dr. Sawyer went back to school, and started life over as a doctor, graduating at the top of his class.

With sons active in sports, Dr. Sawyer focuses on sports injuries, rehab, and maintenance care.

Dr. Karrie Yager

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Dr. Yager started her practice in 2004. After completing her undergraduate work, Dr. Yager graduated from Texas Chiropractic College with an emphasis on pre-natal and pediatric care. Dr. Yager enjoys reading, the outdoors , and spending time with her husband and their two children. She is renown for her gentle touch and special rapport with patients. She has built a practice that incorporates chiropractic for all ages and all conditions.
Dr. Yager is a Chiropractor that holds a Webster Certification with the ICPA.

Dr. Jerry Gholson


Dr. Jerry Gholson began his practice in 1989, and over the years has built a strong and devoted patient following. He is very detailed and attentive with his adjustments, which is evident in the thoroughness of his consultations with his patients.

Dr Gholson has great focus with patients who suffer from injuries, whether sport or accident, as well as routine maintenance.