Dr. RICHARD A. SAGGAU D.C.
Atlas Orthogonist

 
 

QUALIFICATIONS

I strive for quality. I  have completed the Atlas Orthogonal Board Certification program through  Sherman College of Chiropractic. I also have completed the Whiplash and Brain Traumatology Course. I continue to take postgraduate training to help me deliver the best quality service I can provide.

WORK HISTORY

1999-Present      Doctor of Chiropractic and President of Saggau Chiropractic Clinic, Ltd.
I performed the duties of a Dr of Chiropractic. Taking histories, performing exams, obtaining a diagnosis,  adjusting and following through with a patient,  writing  and filling out reports,  taking x-rays, doing x-ray analysis, making referrals if necessary, and often debugging computer problems. Head of the X-ray Dept, Staffing, Client Relations, Payroll, Maintenance, and Computer Maintenance.

1996-2002      Independent Contractor:  Michael D. Clancey D.C.  225 W 3rd St., Fairmont, MN 56031  June 95 to present. I performed the duties of a Dr. of Chiropractic. Taking histories, performing exams, obtaining a diagnosis,  adjusting and following through with a patient,  writing  and filling out reports,  taking x-rays, doing x-ray analysis, making referrals if necessary, and often debugging computer problems.

1995-1996      Associateship:  Michael D. Clancey D.C.  225 W 3rd St, Fairmont, MN 56031.
I performed the duties of a Dr. of Chiropractic. Taking histories, performing exams,  obtaining a diagnosis,  adjusting and following through with a patient,  writing  and filling out reports,  taking x-rays, doing x-ray analysis.

1995      Internship: Lake Meridian Chiropractic, 12911 Kent-Kangley Road, Kent, WA 98031. Dr. Danene Saggau 206-630-1575. Mar 95 - June 95. I performed the duties of a Dr of Chiropractic. Taking histories, performing exams,  obtaining a diagnosis,  adjusting and following through with a patient,  writing  and filling out reports,  taking x-rays, doing x-ray analysis .

1993-1994      Work Study:  Palmer College of Chiropractic. Instructional Media Services,  1000 Brady St.  Davenport, IA 52803. I worked with instructors in providing visual aids to their classes.

1991     Telecollector:  Fingerhut Corporation, 11 McLeland Rd, St. Cloud, MN 56304. I set up payments on past due accounts.

EDUCATION

2006      Whiplash and Brain Injury Traumatology Graduate, Certifiedin Auto Crash Forensic Risk AnalysisSpine Research Institute of San Diego.

2006      Crash Graduate,  Spine Research Institute of San Diego

2007      Contibuting Author, Neck Pain Neck Pain You Don’t Want It, You Don’t Need it. Dr Peter Fernandez, D.C.   Fernandez Press, Seminole, FL

2006      Contributing Dr of case studies for research article: Resolution of Cervical Complications Secondary to Motor Vehicle Accidents by the Application of Stereotactic Cervical Alignment(SCALE) Methods.  Statistical Review of 54 Patients.  Journal of Whiplash and Related Disorders, Vol5(1) 2006  Hawthorne Press, Inc.

1991-1995      Dr. of  Chiropractic,  Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA 52803,  Overall      GPA 3.72  Preceptorship: Dr. Steve Jennings, 101 N Rensselair, IN 47978   October 94 - February 95.  Palmer College: Vice President of the Atlas Orthogonal Club 1994.

1986-1991      BA in Chemistry with a Minor in Computer Science,  St. Cloud State University,  St. Cloud, MN 56301,  Overall GPA 3.49

1985-1986       United States Air Force Academy Preparatory School:  U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO 80840. July 85 - Graduated May 86.

Graduated 1985      Ceylon Public High School, Ceylon, MN 56121.                   

LICENSURE

I have current licenses in Minnesota and Iowa.