Dr. John Hamer, DC

Chiropractic  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
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Dr. John Hamer, DC
Dr. John Hamer, DC is a chiropractic provider who practices in Altoona, PA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

Traficante Family Chiropractic

3010 Maple Ave

Altoona, PA 16601

Contact Information

(814) 940-8888

Dr. John Hamer, DC

Dr. John Hamer, DC

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Care Philosophy

I treat my patients as I would a family member! Excellent care and appropriate referrals when necessary.
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  • Chiropractic

Board Certifications

Dr. Hamer does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Sprain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Whiplash

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

1 Sanction
  • Unprofessional Conduct (1/8/2015)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: John E. Hamer, DC; License # DC006598L; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The chiropractor engaged in unprofessional conduct with a patient. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Chiropractic suspended the chiropractor's license for a period of no less than two years from the date the agreement was approved by the Board. After the first sixty days, the chiropractor shall be permitted to petition the Board to stay the remainder of the suspension in favor of probation.
    State: Pennsylvania
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Radford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Life University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Diplomate American Academy Of Medical Legal Professionals
    Other Education | Completed 2010
  • Post Graduate Work In Mri Interpretation and Documentation For The Injured.
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hamer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hamer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hamer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hamer to family and friends
based on 6 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Hamer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Altoona, Pa |
Dr. Hamer is a wonderful chiropractor as well as a person. He is very attentive and caring to your problems. He does everything in his power to help his patients. A very trustworthy professional, who I totally rely on when in medical need. No worries.
in Altoona, PA |
If you are experiencing pain in your neck, lower back, or even legs then you need to telephone Dr. Hamer for an appointment. He goes out of his way to find out what is causing your discomfort. Dr. Hamer is most caring and eager to commence you feeling better. He is above all else thorough and highly professional. I recommend him without hesitation.
in Patton, PA |
Dr. Hammer is a wonderful chiropractor who genuinely cares about his patients.
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Dr. Hamer accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Classic Blue
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO
  • UPMC Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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