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When it comes to knowledge, skill, expertise and experience in chiropractic care in the Shoreview, MN area, it's hard to match the qualifications and knowledge of Dr. Robert L. Thatcher, D.C., DipAp. Dr. Thatcher has over 45 years of experience in chiropractic care, assisting patients with alternative health practices long before holistic care became main stream. His natural, common-sense approach has helped thousands recover from injuries and manage pain without the use of potentially dangerous drugs or invasive surgery. He has inspired many others to not just seek treatment, but to choose a path of wellness.
Dr thatcher and his 3 sons enjoying an afternoon on the links.
Dr. Thatcher has served as a personal physician for Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey. He was named “Chiropractor of the Year” by the Minnesota Chiropractic Association. He's been honored by Clinic Masters, a national chiropractic professional organization. He has achieved DipAp, the highest designation in acupuncture. Through all of his years of experience, he still remains connected with the latest techniques and technologies available as a member of the Acupuncture Society of America, the Minnesota Chiropractic Association and the American Chiropractic Association. You can put this knowledge and experience to work for you.
Dr. Thatcher and the professional staff at Health and Wellness Center of MidAmerica proudly offer a range of services that are prescribed based on individual conditions. State-of-the-art chiropractic techniques include Logan basic methods, muscle loading procedures, Myo-resistance protocols, activator methods, motion palpation, upper cervical specific and diversified techniques, each designed for specific neuromusculoskeletal conditions. We employ Activator and Brimhall systems of alternative health to correct structural failure and restore balance. Acupuncture and cold lasers are important elements of our available services, with Dr. Thatcher serving as a pioneer in laser acupuncture. We use EMI imaging to help us “map” the body's energy systems, helping us better determine the most effective treatment programs. Mayo Clinic has complimented us in our results with this technique, unique in alternative healthcare.
Dr. Thatcher is supported by a team of professionals who work toward your wellness, including exercise and diet. Our Exercise Physiologist, Mr. Rob Chapman, examines patient's muscle systems and develops an outpatient plan to maximize treatment results, including improved range of motion. Kenji Koto, a Japanese Master in healing Shiatsu treatments, is also certified in acupuncture. Each is dedicated to helping you live life pain-free and to its fullest.
Sharon and Dr. Bob enjoying a day off by Lake Michigan .
If you are looking for a chiropractor in Shoreview, MN contact us at Health and Wellness Center of MidAmerica. Contact us at 651-484-8448 to request your free initial consultation or second opinion. You will appreciate our team's proactive approach to protecting and improving our patient's health and that of their entire family. While other medical professionals treat symptoms, we use them as clues to the root cause of health issues and treat those causes for long-term, lasting health. Join the growing list of people discovering the benefits of alternative healthcare at the Health and Wellness Center of MidAmerica, located at 1050 County Road E, West Shoreview, MN.