Patrick Montgomery, DC, FASA, MS
Dr. Montgomery was a January, 1976 graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic, where he earned a B.S. in Human Biology and the Doctor of Chiropractic degree. He is a Master in Science candidate in Clinical Nutrition at Logan University. He is an Associate Professor of Chiropractic History, Philosophy and Technique at Logan University. He teaches Logan Basic Technique, Chiropractic History, Chiropractic Philosophy and Clinical Nutrition. He serves in the Chiropractic Science Division, Clinical Science Division, Undergraduate Division and is a supervising clinician for the Student Health Center and special events. He has been in private practice, either full time or part time since graduating. He joined the faculty at Palmer College of Chiropractic-West in 1981 and served as Chair of the Chiropractic Philosophy and Practice Department until 1984. He taught part time at PCCW until 1989. He has been a lecturer in the Post-Graduate Division of Palmer-West, Life Chiropractic-West and Logan University, lecturing on Logan Basic Technique, Chiropractic Pediatrics and Chiropractic Philosophy. He has lectured for continuing education seminars in Boundary Training and Physical Diagnosis.
In 1984, he chaired the First Conference on Current Topics in Chiropractic: Reviews of the Literature, hosted by Palmer-West. He has written numerous chiropractic historical papers that have been published in Chiropractic History - The Journal of the Association for the History of Chiropractic and Chiropractic Journal of Australia. He has published research studies of Logan Basic Technique in the Journal of Chiropractic Education. He serves on the Academic Advisory Board of the Academy of Family Chiropractic. Dr. Montgomery has also served as President of the Santa Clara County Chiropractic Society and served as a member of the Board of Directors of the California Chiropractic Association. He also has served as President of District 1 of the Missouri State Chiropractors Association and is currently President of the Missouri State Chiropractors Association. He is currently the 1st Vice-President of the Association for the History of Chiropractic as well as a manuscript reviewer for Chiropractic History. He is a contributing author to the textbook, Pediatric Chiropractic, 2nd Edition, by Anrig and Plaugher and to the Conservative Management of Sports Injuries, 2nd Edition, by Hyde and Gengenbach. He is the Editor of the text: The History of Sports Chiropractic, by Stephen Press.
He is a member of the Sports Medicine Network of United States Swimming, the Missouri State Chiropractors Association, the American Chiropractic Association & the ACA Council on Pediatrics and the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. He was a founding member of the Chi Rho Sigma Chiropractic Professional Fraternity, Beta Chapter and is a member and faculty advisor to the Pi Kappa Chi Chiropractic Professional Fraternity. Dr. Montgomery was named a Qualified Medical Evaluator by the State of California in 1996. He received the Distinguished Service Award from Council on Technique from the American Chiropractic Association in 1982 and the Distinguished Service Award from the Logan College Alumni Association in 2012.
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