Gregory L. Whitcomb, DC

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Gregory L. Whitcomb, DC

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

MCW Neurosurgery

Introduction

Dr. Whitcomb maintains a primary interest in acute/subacute spine problems, particularly occupational back pain or injury.Chiropractic treatment will be provided in evidence-based, and typically a short-term fashion, while stressing patient re-activation and pro-activity. Chiropractic management will usually be integrated with other services, such as medical pain management and functional rehabilitation.

Additional services to the chiropractic patient may include: CT and MRI scanning, pain management/spinal injection therapy, physical and occupational therapy, electrodiagnostics and/or neurosurgical consultation through the MCW Physicians and Clinics System.

Education / Training

  • Doctor of Chiropractic – Palmer College of Chiropractic Medicine – Davenport, IA (1981)
  • Occupational Spinal Disorder in Diagnosis and Treatment – University of Vermont College of Medicine – Burlington (1990-1991)

Video Introduction

Titles

  • Assistant Professor

Board Certification

  • Chiropractic Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Back and Neck Pain
  • Low Back Pain Syndromes
  • Occupational Back Pain / Injury
  • Pregnancy-related Back Pain
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Trauma
  • Spine and Sports Medicine

Clinical Programs
Locations

  • SpineCare – Orthopaedic, Sports and Spine Center, Menomonee Falls
  • SpineCare – Tosa Center, Wauwatosa