Dr. Schaeffer's post doctoral education has focused on the areas of Upper Cervical techniques, TMJ/TMD treatment (jaw joint disorders), clinical research and whiplash disorders through the Spine Research Institute of San Diego. This has led to legal experience in depositions and trial testimony, and Independent Medical Examiner functions with insurance companies on chiropractic issues.
Dr. Schaeffer's research and innovative treatment protocols for TMJ/TMD disorders have been published nationally. In addition to pursuing his TMJ research he enjoys his clinical teaching responsibilities with Activator Methods.
His hobbies include collecting wines, riding and showing his horse, Teddy, and playing with his rescued Schnauzer, Jax. Dr. Schaeffer also enjoys reading about health, spirituality, horses and anything with an inspiring story.
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