Our office has been in the Scottsdale and Phoenix area for over 22 years treating thousands of patients. Dr Heimlich found Chiropractic during his journey to restore his health after being injured in the military. After being helped by Chiropractic and reading the Chiropractic philosophy that the body has the ability to heal itself naturally through unrestricted communication with brain and nervous system, he knew instantly that becoming a Chiropractor would allow him to help as many people as possible and fulfill his passion for helping others.
Dr Heimlich did his undergraduate studies at Ohio State University. He received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1992 from Logan College of Chiropractic. He continues to train extensively in neurology and functional endocrinology in order to stay current with new research findings and offer his patients the most effective and individualized treatment recommendations. He is also a Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist, graduate from the Functional Medical University and holds a fellowship with the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture.
Dr. Heimlich’s clinical approach is a SCIENTIFIC EVIDENCE BASED and self-styled combination of alternative and western medicines.
His clinical tools include State of the art laboratory testing, comprehensive neurological evaluations, cutting edge alternative medicines, world leading nutritional supplements, personalized nutritional biochemistry, physical-fitness advice, and lifestyle modification.
In practice for over 25 years, Dr. Heimlich deals with patients with nearly every type of illness and chronic pain disorder. His areas of interest include fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, thyroid disorders, type 2 diabetes, peripheral neuropathy, migraine headaches, insomnia/sleep disorders, vertigo/dizziness/balance disorders, restless leg syndrome, IBS also known as irritable bowel syndrome, auto-immune diseases, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and developmental learning disorders from ADHD and ADD to Dyslexia, Asperger’s, PDD/NOS, and Autism.
Dr Heimlich entered a functional neurological program at the Carrick Institute to gain a deep understanding of common neurological disorders. He has completed over 600 hours in functional neurology, is a charter member of the International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitatoin, and is currently working on his masters in Neuroscience. He is also a Fellow in the International Academy of Acupuncture and has received his certification in the Practice of Functional Medicine from the Functional Medical University.
Dr Chris Heimlich has helped thousands of chronically ill patients get well even when medicine, surgeries, and other therapies have failed. People seek his comprehensive care programs from out of state and country. One of Dr Heimlich’s most successful programs is helping patients with chronic problems that have not been helped by other doctors or specialists. Consulting with him is like consulting with many different doctors, in many different specialties at the same time.
Dr. Heimlich has a thriving practice and has helped thousands of patients to obtain a higher level of wellness.