Dr. Scott Ungemach, DC

Dr. Scott Ungemach, DC

Chiropractic  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
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Dr. Scott Ungemach, DC is a chiropractic provider who practices in Sugarloaf, PA. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Read his story

298 Rock Glen Rd

Sugarloaf, PA 18249

Contact Information

(570) 708-2228

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • 14 More

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Dr. Ungemach's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ungemach "Dr. Scott D. Ungemach (Dr. Scott) is Board Certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiner's (parts I, II, III, IV and physiotherapy). He is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and has been serving North Eastern Pennsylvania communities since 1999. He owns and operates Suburban Spine in Chadds Ford Pa and also practices at De Jesus Family Chiropracitc in Sugarloaf Pa. He is an Honors graduate of Bloomsburg University and a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Life University School of Chiropractic. Dr. Ungemach is a Certified MUA Practitioner. Manipulation Under Anesthesia, or MUA, is a highly specialized, non-invasive stretching technique for chronic pain patients who have failed to respond to long term conservative care or failed surgical interventions. Manipulation Under Anesthesia works by breaking up adhesions and scar tissues to restore range of motion while the patient is in a safe, temporary twilight sedation. The treatment is performed in a hospital or ambulatory surgery center (ASC) by licensed physicians with specialized training and certification specifically for the procedure. A team approach is required to have safe and successful results. Since graduating from chiropractic school, Dr. Ungemach has continued to pursue his education and has taken post-doctoral courses in Manipulation Under Anesthesia, Advanced Computer Aided Analysis and Adjusting, Whiplash/Spinal Trauma, Diagnosing/Differentiating/Treating Fibromyalgia and Myofascial pain syndrome, Trigger point therapy and soft tissue techniques, Treatment and prevention of Sports Injuries, Biomechanics. Ergonomics in the workplace, Treatment and management of scoliosis, Detection and correction of muscle imbalances, Pediatric and Geriatric specialized care, Posture, Gait, and Sensory-Motor Training, Spinal pain syndromes, Advanced Functional Extremity Training and Adjusting, TMJ, and Advanced Radiological (X-ray, CT, MRI) reading and interpretation to name a few. Dr. Ungemach has received some of his professions top honors by several organizations over his career. He was selected as one of America's Best Chiropractors in Pennsylvania (2015) by the National Consumer Advisory Board, a private research organization dedicated to providing consumers information about the finest professionals across the nation. Selections are done based on a proprietary assessment of a chiropractor's experience, training, continuing education and commitment to excellence to ensure the most impartial unbiased review of all applicants. He was named to Top Chiropractors in America, Members are selected for the excellence in patient care and treatment, and for their contributions to their profession. Dr. Ungemach has also been selected and included in the 2015 addition of Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare. Members are selected for their contribution to excellence in Healthcare. The organization is part of the International Association of HealthCare Professionals which is made up of over 100 different medical societies."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ungemach "Dr. Scott Ungeamch works to provide his patients with the most effective solutions to reduce their pain and restore function."I take pride in the fact that I know what I can and cannot treat with physical medicine. More importantly, I know when I need to refer out. I believe that to arrive at the best treatment solutions for our patients, physicians must have a strong understanding of all the options available and a willingness to utilize them." From the urgent to often complex needs of serious auto accidents, personal and athletic injuries, to patients with repetitive motion injuries and/or general muscle imbalances, Dr. Scott tries to provide his patients with the most effective solutions to reduce their pain and restore function. As a result, he often integrates services directed by other specialists in related fields. These areas include physical therapy, pain management and surgery, if needed. He creates a customized treatment plan that works best for each patients unique needs."


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  • Chiropractic
  • Chiropractic Rehabilitation
  • Chiropractic Spinal Decompression Therapy
  • Chiropractic Sports Medicine
  • Pediatric Chiropractic

Board Certifications

Dr. Ungemach does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Injury
  • Arthritis
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Sprain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Knee Pain
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Migraine
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain
  • Whiplash
  • Wrist Pain


  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Decompression
  • Diet Counseling
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Manipulation Adjustment of Back and Neck
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Examination
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Ultrasound
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Bloomsburg University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Life University / Life Chiropractic College / West Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Life University / Life Chiropractic College / West Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ungemach's Reviews

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Dr. Ungemach's Performance
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  • Office environment
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  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Glen Mills, PA |
I was nervous to see a chiropractor, but it was the best decision I've ever made! Dr Ungemach mkes you feel so comfortable and explains everything clearly. He has help my pain exponentially! I'm finally starting to feel "normal" again.
in Wilmington, DE |
After having 2 spinal fusion surgeries, Dr. Scott Ungemach's techniques have given me relief. He has introduced me to different options for long term relief. He's very knowledgeable and kind. I highly recommend him to anyone with back, neck, or hip issues.
in Glen Mills, PA |
Dr. Ungemach did more for me in six visits than the guy down the road did in six months. I feel that he truly cares about me and my ailments and more importantly, I am feeling better and able to do things that I was not able to do two months ago. I am so glad my medical doctor recommended him to me and now I recommend him to everyone.
in Fl. |
I saw Dr. Ungemach while I was in town visiting family. I had severe lower back pain from the 18 hour drive. He explained to me that one or two adjustments wasn't going to fix me but he treated me for pain relief. I must say, he saw me twice and I felt so much better and was able to spend quality time with my family instead of laying in bed. He even set me up with a Chiropractor back in Fl. Thanks to my experience with Dr. Scott, I now see a chiropractor once a month. I can't thank him enough!
in PA |
I was ready to give up on feeling any better, until I started adjustments with Dr Scott Ungemach. I have fibromyalgia and back/neck problems for over 20 years. I am unable to take medication due to the side effects. If my muscles were too tight, traditional manual adjustments did not help. Dr Ungemach combines traditional manipulations, using a machine that adjusts a specific area and many other different techniques to achieve the results you are looking for. I highly recommend Dr Ungemach.
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Dr. Ungemach accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    State Employees Program
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
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    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Community Health Choice
  • Geisinger Health Plan
    Northeastern, Central, and South Central Pennsylvania Areas HMO-Standard
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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