Dr. John McAndrew
Dr. McAndrew follows in a line of chiropractors, having two great uncles and a cousin who chose chiropractic as their life’s profession. He has previously lived Ohio, California, Illinois, Missouri, Michigan and Iowa and enjoys working with people from all walks of life. He is happy to call Fort Collins his home and enjoys its natural beauty and active lifestyle. Dr. McAndrew enjoys traveling, skiing, hiking, cooking, playing golf and following sports.
Dr. McAndrew is a proud member of:
- American Chiropractic Association
- Colorado Chiropractic Association
Dr. McAndrew received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of Illinois. He then completed two years of post-graduate study at Western Illinois University. Dr. McAndrew earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in February of 2013 from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA. Palmer is the original Chiropractic school established by the founder of the chiropractic field. It is the pre-eminent chiropractic school and has an excellent reputation for producing great adjusting chiropractors. Dr. McAndrew was able to study, learn, and treat patients alongside of many top professionals in the chiropractic field.
Palmer is a leader in chiropractic research. They teach the need to practice evidence-based chiropractic. This ensures we are using the most current and best Fort Collins chiropractic practices available. By using research-backed techniques and therapies, Dr. McAndrew utilizes proven methods that help provide faster results.
As part of Dr. McAndrew’s commitment to provide you the highest quality of Fort Collins chiropractic care, he regularly attends continuing education courses to keep current with the latest developments in the field.
Dr. Daniel Dock – Traumatic lumbar syndromes – Denver, CO – 4/18-19/2015 – 15 Hours CE (including 4 Hours Recordkeeping/Documentation)
H.J. Ross Company – The Essential Chiropractor Seminar – Denver, CO – 10/10/2015 – 3 Hours CE
Dynamic Chiropractic and Acupuncture Today – Forget What You Know About Probiotics: The Latest Research on Nature’s True Probiotics – 10/29/2015 – 1 Hour CE
Foot Levelers V7+3D Training – 11/4/2015 – 0.5 Hours
Activator Methods Seminar – Advanced Level Class – St. Louis, MO – 11/7-8/2015 – 12 Hours CE
Dynamic Chiropractic – How Laser Can Benefit Every Patient in Your Practice – 11/12/2015 – 1 Hr CE
"Growing up as a three sport athlete, I relied on chiropractic to help me perform at my best and to prevent injury during the long seasons and year-round activity. From an early age, I realized the benefits chiropractic has to offer. As an adult and health-care professional, I consider chiropractic a great profession with expanding relevance to the future of healthcare. Chiropractors are uniquely positioned to use conservative care to relieve patients of pain, improve range of motion, increase function, and to improve lifestyle without the use or drugs or surgery. I find it personally rewarding to use my chiropractic training and skills to provide high quality health care to help my patients.
My goal is to provide value and service that exceed all patient expectations, from kids to adults. I seek to build lasting doctor-patient relationships while partnering with them to meet their individual health needs. At the end of treatment, my patients often experience positive changes to their spinal health, leading to an overall better quality of life. I have the passion, commitment, and the skills to return you back to health and I look forward to the opportunity to serve you."
Dr. Tara Calmes-Norgaard
Dr. Tara Calmes-Norgaard, DNP, APN, RXN, APN-BC, CFMP, is a Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner and Doctor of Nursing Practice with experience evaluating and treating the underlying cause of chronic conditions. She is passionate about helping clients achieve optimal health in a cost-effective manner. Tara is dedicated, knowledgeable and empathetic in her client encounters. She is honored to be a part of your healthcare journey and encourages everyone to listen to their intuition.
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