Council Chiropractic Acupuncture Executive Committee
Kristine Tohtz, DC, DABCA, Lac, CACCP, Cert MDT
641 West Grand Ave.,
Chicago, Illinois 60654
Phone: (312) 898-6327
August 2001 – Present: Clinic Director, Chiropractor / Acupuncturist / Yoga Consultant: Serenity Health & Wellness LTD in Chicago, Illinois
January 2008 – Present: Instructor: National University of Health Sciences Lincoln College ofPostgraduate Education in Lombard, Illinois. Specialty: Pregnancy, Pediatrics and Acupuncture
September 2003 – August 2005: Attending Clinician (Part Time): National University of Health Sciences Lombard Clinic in Lombard, Illinois.
October 2001 – August 2003: Instructor: National University of Health Sciences Department of Chiropractic Practice in Lombard, Illinois.
May 2000-September 2003: Instructor: National University of Health Sciences School of Massage Therapy in Lombard, Illinois.
February 1996-December 1997: Certified Laboratory Technician: Abbott Laboratories in Abbott Park, Illinois.
Illinois – Issued June 2001
NBCE Licensed for Acupuncture October 2007
ACA Council of Chiropractic Diplomate in Acupuncture – August 2009
Certification: International Chiropractic Pediatric Association – April 2009
Gary M Estadt, DC, DABCA, DACRB
9031 Mentor Avenue
Mentor, OH 44060
Phone: (440) 255-1315
1980 – Present: Serves as Clinic Director, Estadt Chiropractic Center, Mentor, Ohio.
2016: Appointed to the Medical Staff at Lake Health, Department of Medicine
2012 – 2014: Served as President of the American Board of Chiropractic Acupuncture
2010: Appointed to the Medical Staff of Lutheran Hospital
2008: President of the Ohio State Chiropractic Association (OSCA). In 2007, as VP of the OSCA, co-wrote the legislation granting chiropractors the ability to practice acupuncture with additional certification.
2003 – Present: Lecturer on a wide variety of topics including: documentation, recordkeeping, compliance issues, ethics, case management, acupuncture, dry needling and rehabilitation.
2005 – Present: Peer Review/Independent Medical Examiner for the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation.
Ohio and Pennsylvania
Board Certified in Chiropractic Acupuncture
Board Certified in Chiropractic Rehabilitation Certified in Manipulation Under Anesthesia
Mercer Lee King, D.C.
1896 Hudson Circle, STE 3
Monroe, LA 71201
Mercer is currently in his 30th year of clinical practice in the chiropractic arts. He became one of two Louisiana chiropractors to become nationally board certified in chiropractic acupuncture and meridian therapy, obtaining ABCA Diplomate status with our organization in 2010. Recently in 2014, he also has met the Louisiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners Certification for Dry Needle Therapy, being among the first group of Louisiana doctors to do so. He has served as co-chair on the Chiropractic Committee for Meridian Therapy in Louisiana since 2008. Dr. King has also served on the Chiropractic Association of Louisiana board. As well, he has served in committee positions for the Louisiana Board of Massage Therapy. Dr. King holds membership in the both the American Chiropractic Association and the Chiropractic Association of Louisiana. A Georgia native, he has resided principally in South Louisiana since 1968 moving to Northeast Louisiana with his wife and son in 1995. He is licensed in Alabama, Colorado, as well Louisiana. Semi-retired, he now maintains a small practice in Monroe, Louisiana.