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Dr. Matthew Nicholson D.C., A.R.T.

Clinic Owner/Director

O'Fallon Chiropractor and family

Dr. Nicholson with his family

Dr. Matthew Nicholson was born and raised in Missouri. After receiving his Bachelors of Science Degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Missouri-Columbia, he decided to pursue his dream of becoming a Chiropractic Physician.

Chiropractic Education

Dr. Nicholson graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic in 2009 and is a board certified Chiropractic Physician. Dr. Nicholson achieved his Full Body certification in Active Release Technique in 2009, and in 2011 Dr. Nicholson achieved status as both an Iron Man certified provider and an Elite Active Release Technique Provider. Dr. Nicholson specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of athletic injuries as well as TMJ disorder.

Professor and Coach

Dr. Nicholson is the Exercise Science Biomechanics professor at Lindenwood University, a preceptor physician at Logan University, as well as a certified USA Weightlifting Sports Performance Coach. He believes that teaching and giving back to the community is an important aspect of practice.

Treatment Approach

Dr. Nicholson focuses on treating a multitude of musculoskeletal conditions with a “test, treat, re-test” model in order to assure that appropriate progress is achieved upon each visit. He emphasizes the importance of core stability and rehab exercise utilizing Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization, soft-tissue treatment with Active Release Technique and dry needling. Additionally, he believes that all treatment plans must be specifically tailored to the individual patient’s complaint.

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Dr. Matthew Nicholson | Back Pain Center | (636) 978-5511