Certifications

Dr. Donahue becomes a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician

Dr. Donahue of Chicago Spine and Sports has obtained the postgraduate designation of Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP) by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (ACBSP).  The CCSP certification requires the doctorto attend a minimum of 100 hours of a 120 hour postgraduate program.  This instruction is specific to physical fitness and the evaluation and treatment of injuries encountered in sports.  Following the completion of these hours, the doctor must take and successfully pass a comprehensive written examination.

The training will aid the doctor in the prevention and treatment of athletic injuries by enhancing his diagnostic skills and patient care.  The CCSP accreditation exists to provide a uniform standard of education that assures teams and athletes that the doctor has met a minimum level of competence chiropractic sports medicine. Dr Donahue joins over 4000 others internationally who hold this designation.

Dr. Krebs Obtains Board Certification in Chiropractic Orthopedics

The Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists

On May 14, 2007, Dr. Douglas R. Krebs passed his Diplomate examination in orthopedics from the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists.  After successfully completing this examination, Dr. Krebs has been awarded Board Certification in Chiropractic Orthopedics and has been accepted as a Fellow with the Academy. Chiropractic Orthopedics is defined as the branch of chiropractic medicine that includes the continued acquisition of knowledge relative to both normal functions and diseases of the human body as they relate to the bones, joint, capsules, discs, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and their complete neurological components. Chiropractic Orthopedics is defined as the branch of chiropractic medicine that includes the continued acquisition of knowledge relative to both normal functions and diseases of the human body as they relate to the bones, joint, capsules, discs, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and their complete neurological components. Dr. Krebs undertook this endeavor to better serve his patients. If you would like more information on the field of Chiropractic Orthopedics please visit these sites:  Council on Chiropractic Orthopedics (www.ccodc.org), American College of Chiropractic Orthopedics (www.accoweb.org) and Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists (www.dcorthoacademy.com).