Curriculum Vitae

Chester Allen Collins, DC

EDUCATION

  • 1997 Western States Chiropractic College, Portland OR – Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) Degree
  • 1992 Portland State University, Portland OR – Chiropractic College Pre-Requisites
  • 1988 College of the Siskiyous, Weed CA – Associate of Science Degree

POSITIONS

  • 2009 to Present – International Neuromuscular Consultant, Worldwide
  • 1998 to 2009 – Sports Injury Management, Private Practice, Mount Shasta, CA
  • 1998 to 2008 – Doctor of Chiropractic, Siskiyou Medical Group, Weed, CA
  • 2005 to 2009 – Team Chiropractor, Etna Brewing / DeSalvo Custom Cycles Elite Racing Team, Etna, CA
  • 2001 to 2006 – Doctor of Chiropractic, McCloud Healthcare Clinic McCloud, CA
  • 2003 Adjunct Faculty – Western States Chiropractic College Portland, OR
  • 1990 to 1999 – Emergency Medicine & Rescue Instructor, River Skills Center, Mount Shasta, CA

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES ATTAINED

  • Doctor of Chiropractic – State of California, # DC25228
  • Diplomate American Academy of Pain Management, #7707
  • Active Release Techniques (A.R.T.) – Masters Level, Full Body, Sports Biomechanics, and Nerve Entrapment certifications
  • Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-W) specialized training in prolonged transport and care of injury victims
  • Swift-water Rescue Technician Instructor
  • Wilderness Emergency Care Instructor

THERAPEUTIC TECHNIQUE EXPERIENCE

  • Active Release Techniques (ART) – motion based manual therapy technique
  • Therapeutic Massage – sports, relaxation, lymphatic, reflexive
  • Travell and Simmons – myofascial trigger point therapy
  • Diversified Chiropractic Joint Manipulation
  • Rehabilitative Therapeutic Exercise Programs
  • Strength and Conditioning Exercise Programs
  • Protective and Therapeutic Athletic Taping
  • Alexander Technique – postural re-balancing
  • McKenzie Protocol – Manual relief of spinal nerve root impingement
  • Janda Protocol – treatment of neuromuscular functional pathologies
  • Proprioceptive Neurological Facilitation (PNF) – neuromuscular coordination

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

  • College of the Siskiyous Athletic Training Department – Weed CA
  • Mt. Shasta Nordic Ski Organization – Board of Directors, Mt Shasta, CA
  • McCloud Community Healthcare Clinic Inc. – Board of Directors, McCloud CA
  • Active Release Techniques (A.R.T.) Treatment Team – Ironman Triathlon Coeur d’Alene Idaho and Tempe AZ

LIFE EXPERIENCE

  • Anatomy and Physiology Instructor
  • Whitewater River Guide
  • Competitive Cyclist
  • Ski Area Manager
  • Rodeo Cowboy
  • Divemaster
  • Carpenter

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