Dr. Russ Margach, DC

Dr. Russ Margach, DC

Dr. Russ graduated Cum Laude with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the University of Western States. He has practiced in Portland, Oregon for approximately 25 years. His opportunity to pursue post-doctoral Chiropractic Functional Neurology training from Dr. Zielinski through the Carrick Institute came in 2010. Following this, Dr. Russ pursued additional sub-specialty neurology training in Childhood Developmental Disorders and Traumatic Brain Injury Diagnosis and Rehabilitation. He is currently a Board Eligible Functional Neurologist with the American Chiropractic Neurology Board, and is eligible for Fellowship status with the American College of Functional Neurology, the American Board of Brain Injury Rehabilitation, and the American Board of Childhood Developmental Disorders.

He has served as a review consultant with the Australasian Academy of Functional Neurology. He is the principal author of the state of Oregon’s Board of Chiropractic Examiner’s white paper establishing functional neurology standards in Oregon. He was the requested author of “Chiropractic Functional Neurology: An Introduction” by the journal Integrative Medicine: A Clinician’s Journal for an issue featuring functional neurology case studies. He is also a research peer-reviewer for the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, and for the Journal of Clinical Biomechanics. He completed a 6-month internship at Northwest Functional Neurology in 2015, and was invited to join as a Staff Clinician in 2016.