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Adam V. Downs, D.C.
Native to Canton, Ohio, Dr. Adam Downs grew up involved in numerous sporting activities. After High School he applied his passion for athletics and health into his education at the University of Cincinnati, studying Exercise Science and Physiology.

Moving on from Cincinnati, Dr. Downs earned his Doctor of Chiropractic through the Logan University in St. Louis, Missouri. It was in St. Louis that Dr. Downs found his true passion, honing techniques that have enabled him to assist his patients in achieving optimal health and well being.

Since earning his doctorate, Dr. Downs has run two successful health practices in his hometown of Canton, Ohio and here in The Valley of the Sun. For the past six years, he has operated his own practice in Scottsdale, Arizona. While Dr. Downs' main focus is treating his patients, he does take very good care of himself outside of the office. He trains at the gym regularly, still plays competitive baseball, and competes in physique shows annually. 

Linda K. Tipton, ANP
Growing up in the Midwest, Linda graduated from Indiana University with highest distinction, obtaining a BSN in Nursing. Due to her excellent academic standing,she was inducted into the Nursing honor society, Sigma Theta Tau. She then moved to Chicago directly after school and began her career at the prestigious University of Chicago Hospitals.

Linda was given the opportunity to do charitable work overseas, and spent a year and a half in a remote rural region in Nepal. Working in a small hospital there, she oversaw the inpatient unit, worked as the OB coordinator, performing 50 deliveries independently, and assisted in surgeries.This challenging opportunity prompted her to continue schooling upon returning to the States.

She relocated to Scottsdale, AZ after meeting and marrying her husband, and then began her training at Arizona State University. While working at the Mayo Clinic Hospital in the ICU, she obtained an MSN as an adult nurse practitioner from ASU and was able to complete some of her clinical work through the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences. She is now board certified by the ANCC.

As a nurse practitioner, Linda has spent the majority of her years in practice in Pain Management. It has been a fulfilling and challenging role. She especially enjoys seeing her patient's quality of life improve, as their pain is alleviated. Joining the staff at Mountain Vista Health Center in December 2011, Linda's goal is to utilize her pain relief treatments to complement other services provided at Mountain Vista Health Center.

Kymberleigh Kendall
Kym is the glue that holds Dr. Downs' practice together. Doubling as a massage therapist by trade and functioning as an office manager by practice, Kym's ability for variety have made her an invaluable member of the Mountain Vista team.

Patients have been appreciative of Kym's unique contributions for over five years now.

Like the other members of the team, Kym is dedicated to her personal health. Yet even in the midst of her dedication, she takes time to enjoy life; her happiness spilling over into the workplace.


- Kymberleigh, Jessica and Shellie make up the eclectic therapy and support team of Mountain Vista Health Center. By employing a diverse team, all dedicated to doing a good job, but having a fun time along the way, Mountain Vista Health Center's therapy is second to none. We pride ourselves in having a staff that creates a relationship with our patients, so we can understand their lifestyle and help them to the fullest.