Dr. Scott Van Dam, DC

Dr. Scott Van Dam, DC

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Dr. Scott Van Dam, DC is a chiropractor in Fargo, ND and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Northwestern College Of Chiropractic in 1998 and specializes in chiropractic, chiropractic rehabilitation, and more.Read his story

1203 28th St S

Fargo, ND 58103

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Van Dam's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Van Dam "Born in Slayton, MN, Dr. Van Dam grew up in a small farming community in southwestern Minnesota. Dr. Van Dam earned a B.S. in Biology from South Dakota State University. He went on to graduate from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in Bloomington, MN. After college he purchased a small town chiropractic clinic in Winchester, IL where he practiced for 7 years. He loved the people and his practice in Illinois but the need to be closer to family in the region prompted a change. An opportunity for another doctor to manage his practice in Illinois became available to allow Dr. Van Dam to relocate to Fargo. He started Van Dam Chiropractic in July 2005. Dr. Van Dam is married to his wife Shyrlee and they have 3 children Hannah, Cameron and, Evan. He enjoys spending time with his children, golfing and riding motorcycle. He is involved in local community groups including Fargo/Moorhead Rotary. Dr. Van Dam is a member of the American Chiropractic Association and International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. He's a member and Vie President of the North Dakota Chiropractic Association. He is licensed to practice in North Dakota and Minnesota. Along with being a Doctor of Chiropractic he is also a certified Acupuncturist and certified in the Webster Technique, which is a specific chiropractic analysis and adjustment for pregnant women that allows the baby to get into the best position for birth."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Van Dam "As a chiropractic physician and acupuncturist, I want my patients to feel comfortable with the plan of care that is presented to them. To do this I explain what the diagnosis is and the treatment plan that is suggested. I also let them know how long I anticipate before they will achieve the goal they are looking for with the treatments. I feel it is important all the patients questions are answered before care begins."

5  Specialties

  • Chiropractic
  • Acupuncture
  • Chiropractic Nutrition
  • Chiropractic Rehabilitation
  • Nutrition Education

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Van Dam does not have any board certifications listed.

21  Conditions Treated

17  Procedures

  • Acupuncture
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Decompression
  • Diet Counseling
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Manipulation Adjustment of Back and Neck
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Therapy
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Ultrasound
  • Wellness Examination
  • X-Ray

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Dakota.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • South Dakota State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Northwestern College Of Chiropractic
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Medical Acupuncture & Five Element
    Other Education | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Van Dam has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Van Dam's Reviews

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Dr. Van Dam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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