Robert D. Klingensmith, DC, CSP
Dr. Klingensmith is in private chiropractic practice in Sparta, NC practicing SOT for over 20 years. He is Board certified by American Academy of Pain Management (AAPM) and on the Advisory committee and chiropractic (SOT) liaison to the American Academy of Pain Management. Aside from being a pilot, Firefighter and Law Enforcement Officer he is EMT/Paramedic/PA certified in several states and a North Carolina level III fire instructor. Dr. Klingensmith is the executive director of the Sacro Occipital Technique Organization – USA and is a Certified SOT Practitioner.
Colorado State University BS Range-Forest Management
University of Denver MS Geography
National College of Chiropractic
BS Human Anatomy and Physiology
National College of Chiropractic Doctor of Chiropractic
CERTIFICATIONS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Licensed to practice Chiropractic:
North Carolina, Florida, Colorado, & West Virginia
Certified Sacro Occipital Technique Practitioner
Diplomate: American Academy of Pain Management
Board Certified Emergency Medical Technician:
Florida, Colorado, California, & Virginia
Board Certified Paramedic / PA: Florida
Firefighter Level I, II, III certified
Certified Level III Fire Instructor
American Academy of Pain Management (1993 – present)
-Board of Advisors Liaison
National Pain Data Bank
Sacro Occipital Research Society International (1993-1999)
-Inter Professional Relations Committee Chair
-Poster Program Chair
-Research Board Advisor
Sacro Occipital Technique Organization – USA (2000 to present)
-Board of Director
Physician: Alleghany Chiropractic Center Sparta, North Carolina
Executive Director: Sacro Occipital Technique Organization – USA Sparta, North Carolina
Firefighter: Lewisville Fire Department Lewisville, North Carolina
PRESESNTATIONS / PUBLICATIONS:
Chiropractic Evaluation and Treatment of Lumbosacral Pain, Lecture Presentation, American Academy of Pain Management, 7th Annual Clinical Meeting, September 26-29, 1996.
Preparing a Poster Presentation, Poster Presentation, 1996 SORSI SOT and Cranial Technique Symposium.
Differentiating & Healing Sprains vs Strains, Lecture Presentation, American Academy of Pain Management, 8th Annual Clinical Meeting, September 18-21, 1997.
BenEliyahu D, Klingensmith R, Remeta E, Chiropractic Presentations at the Interdisciplinary Conference of the American Academy of Pain Management Dynamic Chiropractic November 2,1998;16(23)
Cryotherapy and the Pain Patient, Poster Presentation, American Academy of Pain Management, 9th Annual Clinical Meeting, September 10-13, 1998.
The Role of Patient Education: Making The Patient A Partner For Improvement, Lecture Presentation, , American Academy of Pain Management, 9th Annual Clinical Meeting, September 10-13, 1998
Integrating the Pieces; Acupuncture in the Chiropractic Setting, Lecture Presentation, American Academy of Pain Management, 10th Annual Clinical Meeting, September 23-26, 1999.
Klingensmith RD, Blum CL The relationship between pelvic block placement and radiographic pelvic analysis. 10th Annual Vertebral Subluxation Research Conference Hayward, CA, Dec 7-8, 2002
Klingensmith RD, Blum CL, The Relationship Between Pelvic Block Placement and Radiographic Pelvic Analysis Journal of Chiropractic Medicine Summer 2003; 2(3): 102-6.
Klingensmith RD. Chiropractic manipulative reflex technique (CMRT) treatment for GERD of a 3-year old male child: A case report. 2009 SOT Research Conference: Las Vegas, Nevada. Oct 2009:52-4.
Robert D. Klingensmith, DC, CSP
771 S. Main Street
Sparta, North Carolina, 28675