Please don't take chances with your health. A wellness plan that's easy to understand and follow through on is key to good health all through your life. Make chiropractic a cornerstone of that plan, and you're well on your way to living a life that's active and free from pain.


The People Behind Your Care

Dr. Murray Smith is the co-founder of Cuyuna Family Chiropractic and Smith Wellness serving the Cuyuna Lakes and Brainerd Lakes areas of central Minnesota.   He has developed and taught numerous educational programs on chiropractic, industrial lifting, nutrition, exercise, stress reduction, and a variety of natural healing topics.  These have been presented for international companies, schools, community education programs, radio, and various organizations throughout the region. He received his Doctorate from Northwestern Health Science University in 1992. He holds a B.S. in Human Biology from NWHSU and a Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance/Management from the University Of North Dakota.  He is also a Nationally Board Certified Acupuncturist. Dr Smith holds multiple national certifications including: Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture; Industrial Consultant; Strength and Conditioning Specialist; Chiropractic Sports Physician; and Applied Neurology in Cold Laser Therapy. Dr. Shannon Smith is the co-founder of Cuyuna Family Chiropractic.  She received her Doctorate from Northwestern Health Science University in 1992. She holds a B.S. in Human Biology from NWHSU.  Currently, she is at home raising and home schooling their nine children.

About Us   

Our philosophy

Our team

We believe that chiropractic care is the cornerstone of any comprehensive and holistic health program. When your body works the way nature intended, your spirit soars--and so do you.


Everyone in our office, from our receptionist to your chiropractor, has one goal in mind--to help you feel better fast. We know that when your body isn't in top shape that your entire outlook on life can be affected. That's why you'll always be greeted with a smile here and leave with an even bigger one on your face.


  1. Nagging neck pain
  2. Dealing with fatigue
  3. The miracle of the spine
  4. Sleeping for health



  • Stretching
  • Why chiropractic works
  • Wellness strategies
  • Sleeping for health‚Äč 
  •  Nagging neck pain
  • Fighting migraines
  • Dealing with fatigue
  • Benefits of massage

Your health


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Smith Wellness

Dr. Murray Smith, DC


Areas We Serve

Smith Wellness gladly serves patients from the following aeras: Crosby Minnesota, (MN), Brainerd, Baxter, Deerwood, Aitkin, Crosslake, Pequot Lakes, Pine River, Nisswa, Staples, Onamia, Garrison, Emily, Merrifield, Gull Lake, Pine Center, McGregor, Hassman, Vineland, Mille Lacs Lake, and surrounding communities.