Dr. Eric Smith
Eric Smith is a Chicago chiropractor who serves Chicago and the surrounding communities in IL .
Dr. Eric Smith achieved his Doctorate of Chiropractic as well as a bachelor's degree in Life Science from Logan Chiropractic College in Chesterfield, Missouri. Along with his two degrees from Logan, Dr. Smith is also recognized as an Internal Health Specialist focusing on Posture, Performance and Optimal Health. Dr. Smith has a passion for helping his patients not only achieve structural health through active corrective care, but also internal health by dealing with the stresses that are put on the body by today's poor food sources and environmental stressors.
In his experience working at the University of Michigan Mott Hospital pediatric pharmacy as well as in a pain management clinic, Dr. Smith has seen first hand how proper nutrition and a well balanced spine can help a patient recover as well as lead them to a more active and health life. By having a specialization in Internal Health, Dr. Smith has had the opportunity to help many patients take better control of their health through proper nutrition, digestion and utilization of the food they eat. With the decline of quality food sources and increase in the availability of poor food choices, Dr. Smith makes it a personal goal to help treat anyone that suffers from conditions that are a result of poor diet, nutrition and stress on the body.
Dr. Smith is Michigan native who has made Chicago his home and is quickly growing as a strong member of the surrounding community. He looks to give back to the community through increased health and awareness for generations to come.
Specialties: Posture, Performance, Pain Management collaboration with Medical Doctors, Crossfit Athletes, Nutrition and Enzyme Nutrition.
If you have any questions about our Chicago chiropractor, or would like to learn more about chiropractic care at Optimal Health Chiropractic and Rehabilitation, please call us at (312) 879-1979 today!
Dr. Adam Altman, D.C.
Dr. Altman was born and raised in Wheaton Illinois. With an interest in medicine, and the goal of healing his own chronic injuries, he started a career path toward optimal wellness. Dr. Altman attended the University of Iowa where he received his degree in Exercise Kinesiology. With a strong belief that food is medicine, and proper functional movement is necessary for joint mechanics, Dr. Altman decided to pursue his education in Chiropractic at National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, IL.. While pursuing his education at National, Dr. Altman tutored neuroanatomy, visceral anatomy, and general anatomy for the Chiropractic, Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AOM), Massage therapy, and Bachelors programs. Dr. Altman graduated cum laude in 2014, and joined the practice at Physical Medicine Associates. In July of 2016 Dr. Altman became credentialed in Mechanical Diagnosis Therapy (MDT) through the Mckenzie Institute. Dr. Altman is currently completing his education to become a board certified Internist through the DABCI program, along with his degree in Clinical Nutrition. Dr. Altman recognizes that pain can stem from both a mechanical and chemical origin and uses both manual therapies as well as nutritional interventions to help treat and heal the body. He strongly believes that instilling healthy habits with the patient and creating behavioral change is the strongest predictor in helping patients achieve optimal health. His specialties consist of management of difficult low back/neck pain, working with Crossfit athletes, nutritional counseling, acupuncture, cupping, and headache pain management.