Dr. Cooper Adams’ personal experience in treating his own lower back injury led him to pursue a career in chiropractic care. As an athlete, he understands what it’s like to be injured and knows what it takes to help you recover stronger than before. He started out in athletic training and rehabilitation at Hastings College, where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Biopsychology. Dr. Adams was a part of the college baseball team and college golf team while at Hastings College. He then pursued both a Masters of Science in Sports Medicine and Doctor of Chiropractic from the University of Western States in Portland, OR. Dr. Adams is also a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP).
He brings both his clinical and personal experience in sports medicine and rehabilitation to provide the highest level of care for every patient he sees. He has a passion for keeping people active and making sure that they are on track to reach their personal goals. Whether it’s getting back the sport you love, being able to keep up with your children, or simply getting through the workweek pain-free, Dr. Adams will be by your side along the way. Dr. Adams stays up to date with the most recent scientific literature and treatment techniques to optimize your care. Dr. Adams has extensive training and is certified in Active Release Technique (ART). His training also includes experience with the McKenzie Diagnostic Technique, the Stuart McGill Method, Dynamic Neuromuscular Systems (DNS), and STECCO Fascial Manipulation.
A native of Eagle, Colorado, Dr. Adams now lives in Portland, OR with his wife, Chloe. When Dr. Adams isn’t treating patients, he enjoys spending his time outdoors trail running, hiking, playing golf, rock climbing, snowboarding, fishing, camping, and throwing the ball for his dog, Harper.