Don’t Miss the 2017 ACA Sports Council Annual Symposium

If you’re not a member of the ACA Chiropractic Sports Council… We are a professional and educational nonprofit organization for active chiropractors who are committed to improving and promoting chiropractic treatment of athletes. We work closely with athletic organizations and allied health professionals to foster better understanding of the value of chiropractic care in sports medicine and treatment. Our mission …

Kelly Lange Chiropractor Sports

Dr. Kelly Lange

Doctor of Chiropractic, Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician, Medical Director of Pine to Palm, President of the ACASC

Chiropractic’s Increasing Role in Major League Baseball’s Multidisciplinary Approach

Doctors of Chiropractic are playing an ever-increasing role in the team multidiscipline model within Major and Minor League Baseball. As more and more teams embrace the multidisciplinary approach, they are seeing very positive results with their athletes. I’ve been blessed to be a part of an organization that embraced the multidiscipline approach from day one. Since starting with the Arizona …

Dr Alan Palmer Chiropractor Professional Baseball Chiropractic Association

Dr. Alan Palmer

D.C., C.C.S.T., Founder of C.E.P.A., Team Chiropractor for Arizona Diamondbacks, Arizona Coyotes and Team Chiropractic Consultant to the San Francisco Giants

September is Drug-Free Pain Management Awareness Month: How Chiropractors Can Help

The chiropractic profession is well-positioned to impact the opioid epidemic and the associated drug overdose death rate that has seized America. Most of those deaths are occurring amongst people who are in the highly productive years of their lives — the years where they’re supposed to be raising kids and becoming leaders of the next generation. As primary, front-line providers …

Sherry McAllister

Dr. Sherry McAllister

DC, M.S. (Ed) CCSP, Executive Vice President for the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress

Chiropractic’s Unique Role in the Opioid Epidemic

While scanning my news feed this morning, a few alarming words caught my eye: “Opioids could kill nearly as many Americans in a decade as HIV/AIDS has killed since the epidemic began in the early 1980s.” Across America, people are talking about chiropractic as a safer alternative to opioid medication for pain relief, and yet, I don’t think the magnitude …

Dr Ray Foxworth Chiropractor ChiroHealthUSA

Dr. Ray Foxworth

Doctor of Chiropractic, President of ChiroHealthUSA

DCs to perform FAA BasicMed physicals for private pilots

On July 14, TeamCME received confirmation that DCs in a majority of states will be able to participate in the new FAA program that allows private pilots to obtain a BasicMed medical exam in lieu of a 3rd Class Medical Certificate provided by an Aviation Medical Examiner (AME). The BasicMed exam can be performed by an AME or by a …

Michael Megehee

Dr. Michael Megehee

DC, President, National Registry Certified Medical Examiner

Professional Baseball Chiropractic Society at the World Baseball Classic – Part 2

With Major League Baseball in the 2nd half of the season and now approaching the playoffs (the best time of year), I wanted to follow-up on my colleague Dr. Mickey Cohen’s experience working with athletes from the World Baseball Classic earlier this year, by sharing my experience from here in Los Angeles. The championship series of the World Baseball Classic …

F4CP sponsored Month of September is now “Drug Free Pain Management Awareness Month”

Hello All! I just returned from Miami, where I spoke at FCA-Doral, and I wanted to take a moment to thank everyone who attended my talks and stopped by the MeyerDC booth to say hi. I also wanted to share some news… On a recent GR Committee call, Gary Cuneo discussed all of the fantastic things F4CP is doing for …

Dr Jay Greenstein Chiropractor DC

Dr. Jay Greenstein

Doctor of Chiropractic, CEO, Sport and Spine Rehab & Founder and President of the Sport and Spine Rehab Clinical Research Foundation.

Republican HealthCare Bill

Statement on House Passage of Republican Health Care Bill

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) acknowledges the difficulties associated with implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), passed in 2010. Many exchanges are down to only one plan available to consumers and premiums have skyrocketed since the law has been in effect. “The bill passed May 5th by the House of Representatives needs further work to truly …

American Chiropractic Association Partnership with MeyerDC

American Chiropractic Association

The largest professional association in the U.S. representing doctors of chiropractic.

Upcoming Event: Integrated Movement Strategies Workshop

Upcoming Event: Integrated Movement Strategies Workshop

Integrated Movement Strategies | May 19-21, 2017 ProjectMOVE | Littleton, CO This seminar will include exploration and integration of movement theory, manual medicine, and psychology to improve the way we move. Cost: $499 Target audience: DC, DO, PT, ATC, Acupuncturist, Strength & Conditioning Specialist, Coaches, Body Work Therapists, Exercise Physiologists & Kinesiologists, Movement Specialist (Dance, Yoga, Pilates, instructors), Movers! Speakers Line Up: …

Dr. Tim Brown

Dr. Tim Brown

Co-Medical Director for the World Surf League (formerly the ASP)

3rd Annual PBCS Seminar and Workshop in Tampa, Florida

2017 PBCS Seminar Recap

The Professional Baseball Chiropractic Society recently conducted their 3rd annual PBCS Seminar and Workshop in Tampa, Florida. The event took place over 3 days and was hosted by the New York Yankees at their beautiful spring training stadium, George M. Steinbrenner Field as well as the Laser Spine Institute at their brand-new facility that was built last year. One of the …

Dr Rick Bishop Chiropractor Professional Baseball Society

Dr. Rick Bishop

D.C., CCSP, Director of the Professional Baseball Chiropractic Society, Owner of Cornerstone Chiropractic Center