Michael Meersman, DC, MS, ART
Doctor of Chiropractic
Master of Science in Sports Science and Rehab
Active Release Techniques
Dr. Meersman is a board certified Doctor of Chiropractic. He is a graduate of Logan University in St. Louis, MO, where he concurrently obtained a Masters of Sports Science & Rehabilitation.
Dr. Meersman focuses on the treatment of musculoskeletal injuries, getting patients out of pain and back in control of their own health. He believes patients deserve to be able to move well and pain-free and that chiropractic care is the first step in the process. He is full-body certified in Active Release Techniques (ART), a soft tissue technique designed to decrease muscle pain and tightness, while increasing range of motion and function. Dr. Meersman has attended numerous seminars focused on manual therapy and functional rehabilitation, utilizing the best from each of them to incorporate in his treatment approach.
Dr. Meersman is currently one of the official team chiropractic physicians for the Chicago Bears. He also works with the athletic training staff at Glenbrook North High School, helping to assess and treat athletes in all sports.
Dr. Meersman was born and raised on the northwest side of Chicago. Prior to chiropractic school, he graduated from Loras College in Dubuque, IA with a degree in Sports Science. While at Loras, he was a member of the track and field team and was a three time all-conference in javelin. He utilized chiropractic care as an athlete during high school and college, allowing him to perform at his best and remain injury free.