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Dr. Jacob McNair, D.C.

Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Jacob McNair understands that each patient is a unique individual. He makes the time to listen carefully and create a unique treatment plan for each individual. This is the key to providing a good healing environment with quality results.

Dr. Jake is proficient in state-of-the-art chiropractic techniques, such as Gonstead, Diversified, Thompson, Cox, Activator, Selective Functional Movement Assessment, Myofascial Release, and Extremity adjusting. He also has advanced training in nutrition and supplementation.

Background and approach

Dr. Jake learned at an early age the value of taking care of your body to keep pain away. He was very active in wrestling and football in high school, but in his college years was limited by old knee and low back injuries.

“I sought the treatment of a chiropractor which alleviated my pain and allowed me to enjoy college in no time. We all have the potential to live healthy and pain free lives. I love helping my patients to alleviate their pain and sickness without the use of drugs or surgery,” he says.

He started his healthcare career in massage therapy, before working towards a Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University. After countless classroom hours, research, and postgraduate continuing education, he has the skills to optimally help each patient with passionate care and exceptional results.

“It is my passion and commitment to you that sets me apart from other healthcare practitioners,” he says.

Education

  • Doctorate of Chiropractic, Northwestern Health Sciences University
  • Associate of Massage Therapy, Myotherapy Institute School of Massage Therapy
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.), University of Nebraska
  • Diplomate in Clinical Nutrition, American Board of Clinical Nutrition. (Completion 2018)
  • Acupuncture-200 hour certification through Dr. Bonnie Walker of Wellspring Seminars
  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA): SFMA is a series of 7 full-body movement tests designed to assess fundamental patterns of movement such as bending and squatting in those with known musculoskeletal pain. When the clinical assessment is initiated from the perspective of the movement pattern, the clinician has the opportunity to identify meaningful impairments that may be seemingly unrelated to the main musculoskeletal complaint, but contribute to the associated disability. This concept, known as Regional Interdependence, is the hallmark of the SFMA.

Additional advanced training

  • Laser Therapy
  • Nutrition
  • Auto, work, sports and personal injuries
  • Chronic headaches
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Low back, sciatica, disc issues, pain
  • Plantarfascia

Memberships and interests

  • Member of the American Chiropractic Association
  • Member of North Carolina Chiropractic Association
  • Volunteer Assistant Wrestling Coach Franklinton High School