Our mission at the Santa Rosa Disc Center is to help each patient achieve pain relief and to regain normal functional activity through the latest breakthroughs in non-invasive conventional treatment.

Dr. Michael Ridgeway DC, QME

Santa Rosa Back Pain Doctor Michael Ridgeway

Dr. Michael Ridgeway has been treating patients in San Francisco and Santa Rosa, California since 1983 at his practice, the, “Back Pain, Neck Pain Headache Relief Center. He and his team of specialists help patients regain normal function and health through the treatment of: neck and lower back pain, whiplash, disc conditions, sciatica and peripheral neuropathy using the most current state of the art equipment and treatment protocols.
Dr. Ridgeway has also been a Govenor Appointed Qualified Medical Examiner for the State of California since 1997 and through this training takes a more comprehensive thorough approach of consult and examination of each patient on an individual basis providing the best and most appropriate care for his patients.
Dr. Ridgeway has achieved and received multiple certifications since his graduation from Palmer College-West/ Northern California College of Chiropractic in 1983.
Member of:
  • California Chiropractic Association
  • International Disc Educational Association
  • International Neuropathy Association
  • International Medical/Chiropractic advisory Board for Peripheral Neuropathy
  • American Academy of Spine Physicians
  • Spine Institute of San Diego/ Dr. Carrick, DC Treatment of Whiplash and Auto Accident Injuries
  • National Registry of Who’s Who
Certified In:
  • Spinal decompression from the International Medical Advisory Board
  • EAV Biomeridian and BRT/ Dr. Eric Berg, DC Certifications 1998-1999
  • Industrial Injury Evaluation and Expert Witness: QME, IME and AME 1997
  • Animal Treatment and Chiropractic 1999
  • Upledger CranioSacral Therapy 1995
  • Applied Kinesiology Diplomate 1985

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