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The Doctor

Dr. Richard Fried, D.C.,C.C.S.P., C.K.T.P.

Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Fried believes in encompassing wellness (physical, chemical and mental) to all his patients. Ensuring that the intelligence within the body expresses its genetic potential 100% without interferences of any kind, preventing disease and producing a state of well-being that makes one's life a healthy being. His caring and understanding on the importance of one's well-being has brought his patients back regularly for visits. He pays attention to each patient concerns and acknowledges their issues.


  • 1985 Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport IA/Doctor of Chiropractic
  • 1980 Eastern Illinois University, Charleston IL/MS Environmental Biology
  • 1978 Bradley University, Peoria IL/ BS Biology
  • 1996 American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians/ Board CertifiedChiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP)
  • 2004 National College of Chiropractic, Lombard IL/ Certified Kinesiotaping Practitioner (CKTP)

Professional Profile

Private Practice of Chiropractic
  • Moline, IL 1985-Present
  • Sherrard, IL 1995-Present
Blackhawk College
  • Adjunct Faculty 2007-Present
  • teach Anatomy and Physiology I & II, Microbiology, and Environmental Biology
Chiropractic National Boards Part IV
  • National Board Examiner 1999-Present
Backwater Gamblers Water Ski Show Team, Rock Island IL
  • Official Team Chiropractor 2000-2009
Orion High School, Orion IL
  • Official Team Doctor for HS Wrestling Tournaments 1998-Present
Rockridge High School, Edgington, IL
  • Team Doctor for Boys Football and Wrestling 2000-2008
Sherrard High School, Sherrard, IL
  • Team Doctor Boys Football 1995-1999
Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA
  • Instructor 1981-1985
  • Taught Arthology, Angiology, Human Dissection, and Chiropractic Techniques in Cervical, Lumbar, and Extremity Adjusting
Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant 1978-1980
  • Taught General Biology, General Botany, Lichenology and Phycology
Wapora Inc.,
  • Lab Analyst 1979-1980

Research & Publications

  • Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA
  • Radiographic Studies of the Sacral Base 1983-1985
  • Histological Changes in Synovial Tissues of Immcbilized Joints of Rats 1981-1983
  • Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL
  • Classification of Photoplankton of the Embrass River and its Tributaries 1978-1980
  • Published and Catalogued at the Eastern Illinois University Library
  • Bradley University, Peoria IL
  • Induction of Autocolony Formation in Scenedesmus Quadricuada 1977-1978

Professional Affiliations

  • American Chiropractic Association
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Chiropractic Association Sports Council
  • Illinois Prairie State Chiropractic Association
  • Past President, Secretary, CME Chairman
  • Phi Sigma Society