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Meet Dr. Adam DeLaForest

Chiropractor Oakdale, Dr. Adam DeLaForestAs a teenager, Dr. DeLaForest experienced debilitating headaches following numerous contact injuries while playing football and wrestling. He went to his medical doctor and tried numerous painkillers and muscle relaxants. “My mom decided to bring me to her chiropractor. She wanted to see if there was anything he could do for me.” After three weeks of care, Dr. DeLaForest’s headaches and neck pain had gone away completely.

Amazed by the results he experienced, Dr. DeLaForest had a lot of questions about chiropractic. “I hoped someday I would be able to help other people the same way my chiropractor had helped me.”

Education and Memberships

Dr. DeLaForest attended the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus. There, he completed a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. During his time at the university, he obtained a personal trainer certification through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Dr. DeLaForest began working as a personal trainer and fitness consultant.

He had a number of clients in the medical field, including radiology and anesthesiology. “I found out, however, that they didn’t like their jobs! That’s when I decided to investigate chiropractic.”

He earned his Doctor of Chiropractic from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, Minnesota. He graduated cum laude in his class. Dr. DeLaForest currently serves as an adjunct faculty member at Northwestern Health Sciences. In addition to his personal training certification, he is a member of the following:

Forging Relationships and Being a Health Resource

Always empathetic, Dr. DeLaForest genuinely cares about his patients. He seeks to develop long-term relationships with them. Dr. DeLaForest also wants to be a resource for their health care. He finds it incredible how much research there is about the benefits of chiropractic care.

Not only does it relieve pain, but chiropractic improves immune function and promotes better overall health and wellness.


In His Spare Time

When he’s not adjusting patients at Parkview Chiropractic Clinic, Dr. DeLaForest likes to spend time with his wife and two children. Two dogs round out their family. He also enjoys working out at the gym, fishing and hunting. He gives community health lectures to businesses and local organizations on a variety of healthcare topics.

Contact us today to schedule an appointment with Dr. DeLaForest!


Dr. Adam DeLaForest | (651) 578-8588