Selected Occupational History
Chiropractor, President, Crosby Chiropractic & Acupuncture Centre 1996 to present.
Lecturer, Missouri State Chiropractic Association, District 1 2009 to present.
Education and Licensure
Doctor of Chiropractic, Licensed in the State of Missouri, License # CE006000
Certified to Perform Acupuncture, Logan College of Chiropractic 1992.
Logan College of Chiropractic, Doctor of Chiropractic, Cum Laude, 1991.
Missouri State Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Board Exam Practical examination in major areas: xray interpretation, diagnosis, chiropractic technique and case management, 1991.
National Board of Chiropractic Examination Part III clinical areas: case history, physical examination, neuromusculoskeletal examination, roentgenologic examination, clinical laboratory and special studies examination, diagnosis or clinical impression, chiropractic techniques, supportive techniques, and case management 1991
National Board of Chiropractic Examination Physiotherapy 1990.
National Board of Chiropractic Examination Part II clinical science areas: general diagnosis, neuromusculoskeletal diagnosis, diagnostic imaging, principles of chiropractic, chiropractic practice and associated clinical sciences. 1990
National Board of Chiropractic Examination Part I general anatomy, spinal anatomy, physiology, chemistry, pathology, and microbiology and public health. 1990
Fellowship, Department of Ergonomics, Logan College of Chiropractic, 1988 to 1991.
University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada, Bachelor of Science (Human Kinetics) 1987.
Selected Post Graduate Education
Whiplash Advanced Topics: The Fundamental Science, An in depth analysis of auto collision biomechanics knowledge for forensic experts and injuries to occupants including neck injuries, brain injuries, soft tissue injuries, head aches and other clinical syndromes resulting from whiplash. What forensic experts need to know about the various pain syndromes and risk assessment. Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Southern California University of Health Sciences, 2012 Module 1
Management Principles in Personal Injury and Forensic Documentation, Diagnosis and documentation of crash related injuries including historical documentation, comprehensive physical examination of whiplash and traumatic brain injuries. Ordering and interpretation MRI, CT of brain and soft tissues. Special laboratory methods (S-100 protein), Special Diagnostic Imaging (SPECT, PET, fMRI, MRA, VF) Electrodiagnostics (EMG, sEMG, SSEP, VEP). Relating injuries to activities of daily living and designing treatment plans to optimize outcomes using chiropractic manipulative treatment, deep muscle massage and physical therapy modalities. Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Southern California University of Health Sciences, 2011 Module 2
Principles of Impairment Rating and Forensic Reporting, Critical documentation, incorporating outcomes assessment and disability instruments into your reports (SCL-90-R, Oswestry, Roland-Morris, Rivermead PCS) The application of AMA guidelines in personal injury, Modern guidelines and best practices (Presley Reed, Mercy, QTF, ACOEM, Croft);Critical rebuttal methods and strategies in today’s modern forensic practice Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Southern California University of Health Sciences, 2011, Module 3
Medico-legal Fundamentals for Practitioners and Forensic Experts, Essentials of documentation and records keeping, incorporating medical photography in reports. Clear communication in court and the effective use models, charts, diagrams, photos, movies, and more. Daubert and Frye rules; Understanding the MIST myth; Colossus. Learned treatises and reliable authorities; other federal rules of evidence. Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Southern California University of Health Sciences, 2011, Module 4
American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals Introduction to documentation and needs in the Medical-legal Environment. Triage clinic requirements. Medical-Legal Ethical Relationships and documentation. Biomechanics of trauma and factoring in pre-existing conditions. Triaging the injured and discs as sequellae to trauma vs degeneration and MRI basics. Interpreting electrodiagnostics. MRI spine interpretation – bulges and herniations. Disc treatment options. Ordering electrodiagnostic testing. Documentation and research; admissability and implications. 2012.
Ellisville Chiropractic Centre, Ellisville, Missouri 1991-1995
Crosby Chiropractic Centre, St Peters, Missouri 1996 to present
American Chiropractic Association, 1992 to present
Missouri Chiropractic Association, 1992 to present
West County Chamber of Commerce 1992 to 1995
St Peters Chamber of Commerce 1996 to present
Business Network International, 1992 to 1999
Guest lecturer Parkway and Rockwood School Districts 1992 to 1995
Ethics Day volunteer St Peters Chamber of Commerce
Preceptor Doctor for Logan students 1996 to present
Coordinator, Women in Chiropractic Workshops, Gibson Management Consultants 2007 to 2009
Instructor, Gibson Management Consultants, 2007 to 2009
Guest Speaker Daybreak, Harvester Christian Church, 2007 and 2008
Speaker, Missouri State Chiropractic Association, District 1 2009 to present
Speaker DC Power hours 2018 to present