1445 Wentzville Pkwy, Wentzville, MO 63385

Our Mission

At True Grit Health Center, our mission is to empower families in Wentzville, MO to achieve optimal health and wellness through neurologically-based chiropractic care. We believe in prioritizing the well-being of families by addressing the root cause of health issues, guided by the principle that the body has an innate ability to heal itself when functioning optimally.


Our Vision

Driven by our commitment to natural health, we strive to provide gentle, effective chiropractic adjustments that promote neurological balance and enhance the body’s innate healing abilities. We understand that each family is unique, and tailor our approach to meet the specific needs of every individual, from infants to seniors.


Company Founders

Dr. John Toenjes

Dr. John Toenjes was born and raised in St. Charles County. He graduated from Holt in Wentzville. He is a veteran who served in the Navy and Air Force National Guard. During his time in the military, he had a life-changing experience with a chiropractor after a training injury. That single experience changed his passion in life, so it was then that he decided to become a chiropractor.

After the military, he enrolled in Logan University, College of Chiropractic, where he obtained his B.S. in Biology and Doctorate of Chiropractic.

Dr. Toenjes has served in the largest neurological-based office in Arkansas. Most recently, he was practicing in Columbia, MO. where they see the most pediatric patients in the state. During his time in those offices, he had the privilege to serve a wide range of patients; University of Arkansas athletes, pregnant women, families (including infants and young children), seniors, manual labor workers, corporate executives, and professional athletes.

Dr. Toenjes is married to his best friend and soulmate, Amanda. They have 3 wonderful kids. (ages 5,9,10) His favorite thing to do is spend time with his family and their sweet dog, Arketa. They enjoy activities such as hiking, camping, swimming, and floating. Wherever they travel, they must find the most popular local grub!

Through the years, Dr. Toenjes has competed in powerlifting & strongman competitions as well as completing triathlons and marathons. He is always looking for ways to push himself and expand his mind.

He is thrilled to be back in Wentzville so he can serve the community with his expertise.