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About

Dr. Tad Norris

JSC - Apple Valley
After suffering from headaches, dizziness and memory issues because of numerous concussions throughout his hockey career and finding no relief,  Dr. Tad gave Johnson Spinal Care a chance to change his health. After his first NUCCA correction the fog cleared and he found sustained relief from his symptoms for the first time.

It had such a profound impact that it changed his career path from physical therapy to becoming a NUCCA doctor. Dr. Tad feels blessed and honored to be able to give the same life changing care to his patients.

Education:

  • University of Wisconsin- River Falls
  • Bachelor’s Degree Exercise Sport Science
  • Minor in Interdisciplinary in Physical Therapy
  • Northwestern Health Sciences University – Doctor of Chiropractic

Licensure:

  • National Board Examination
  • State Board Examination – MN
  • Licensed in MN
  • Level I Certification of the NUCCA Mastery Program – National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association
  • Level II Certification of the NUCCA Mastery Program – National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association
  • Candidate for Board Certification of the NUCCA Mastery Program – National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association

Memberships and Associations:

  • National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association (NUCCA) Member
  • Former NUCCA Club President – Northwestern Health Science University
  • NCHA Men’s Ice Hockey – All Academic Team 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

Personal:

Dr. Tad has an amazing wife Beth and a beautiful daughter and son, Ellie and Judah. Growing up in Colorado has given him a love for the outdoors including fishing, skiing, hiking, hunting, and spending time with his family & friends.  Dr. Tad’s life is rooted in faith, hope & love and he purposes every day to allow these qualities to impact his community.

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