meet the team

Chiropractor Christiansburg VA Robyn Tarasidis


Robyn Tarasidis D.C.

Dr. Robyn Tarasidis is the founder of Ascend Chiropractic. She is a Pulaski, Virginia native and she graduated from Radford University (Go Highlanders!) in 2015.

She later attended Sherman College of Chiropractic in Spartanburg, SC where she graduated cum laude, while also serving as a Student Ambassador, Radiology Intern, and obtaining an additional 100-hours certification in Gonstead Technique, and 100-hours training in Applied Kinesiology.

Dr. Robyn has received and continues to receive extensive training from the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) which focuses on specific care for pregnant, postpartum and pediatric individuals. She is a candidate with the ICPA Perinatal program and is certified by the ICPA in the Webster Technique - a specific analysis and chiropractic correction aimed to improve the expecting mother's pelvic balance. Dr. Robyn is also completing her BIRTHFIT Leader and Coach training, which is the fitness and wellness industry's most comprehensive and trusted Preconception, Prenatal, and Postpartum Certification. As an athlete herself going through her pregnancy, Dr. Robyn recognizes the importance of staying active and doing so safely. She serves as her community's resource for mothers to find the tools they need to navigate the motherhood transition. Dr. Robyn has a passion for serving families by helping achieve optimal health and wellness. One of her main focuses is empowering women through every journey of womanhood via preconception, prenatal and postnatal care. During her time serving Christiansburg & the NRV, Dr. Robyn has supported numerous mothers throughout pregnancy and postpartum. She also has successfully helped numerous newborns and toddlers overcome difficulties such as restricted range of motion, feeding and latch issues, reflux, colic, sleeping difficulties, and ear aches.

Dr. Robyn is a member of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church of Roanoke, The Montgomery Chamber of Commerce, and Guardian Health & Performance of Radford. She enjoys hiking and caving all through Virginia. She also loves essential oils, espresso, and homesteading. Dr. Robyn and her husband, Dr. Andrew, live on a farm in Christiansburg where they spend most of their free time with lots of animals, including chickens, goats, and their inside animals: Aldo, Ozzy, Jäeger, and Jude. Dr. Robyn and her husband are eager to welcome their sweet baby girl in late December 2023!

Chiropractic Christiansburg VA Kate

Administrative Coordinator

Kate Dobbins

Kate grew up in Pulaski, Virginia nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains. She graduated from Radford University in 2018, Summa Cum Laude with Honors and has lived and worked in varying jobs and capacities in the New River Valley since.

Kate finds joy in going on adventures with her hound dog, Luffy and her husband Josh. While her degree was in Religious Studies and English, she also has a background in baking and French pastry techniques. She recently opened her own small business, Humbly Made Confections making artisanal cakes and pastries. Kate is excited to be a patient turned mainstay here supporting Robyn and her small business. She is grateful to be at Ascend Chiropractic as well as part of such a loving community.


9:00am - 12:00pm
3:00pm - 6:00pm

9:00am - 12:00pm
3:00pm - 6:00pm


9:00am - 12:00pm
3:00pm - 6:00pm

9:00am - 12:00pm

Saturday & Sunday

Ascend Chiropractic

3225 N Franklin St #12
Christiansburg, VA 24073

(540) 391-0656