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                                                William J. Owens, Jr. DC, DAAMLP
                                                                               P.O. Box 604
                                                                       East Aurora, NY 14052

                                                   Phone - 716-228-3847     Fax - 716-239-4371
                                                      Dr.Owens@AcademyofChiropractic.com




SELECTED OCCUPATIONAL HISTORY


Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Texas Chiropractic College, Pasadena, Texas, 2015 - Present

Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 2012 - Present

Adjunct Associate Professor - Family Practice Department, State University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, New York, 2012 - Present



Clinic Director, Chiropractor, Rochester Spine and Injury Chiropractic, Rochester NY, 2012-Present

Coordinator – Chiropractic Elective – State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences – Family Practice Residency Program, Buffalo NY, 2011-present 


Co-President & Consultant, MD Affiliate Program, East Setauket NY, 2011-present


Clinic Director, Chiropractor, Greater Buffalo Accident and Injury Chiropractic, Buffalo NY, 2010-Present


Director, Medical Continuing Education Program, Academy of Chiropractic, Buffalo NY, 2010-Present



Co-Executive Director, American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals, Buffalo, NY, 2008-Present



Clinical Supervisor, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Exercise Sciences and Nutrition Science Department, 2007-Present



Clinic Director, Chiropractor, Niagara-Frontier Chiropractic, Buffalo NY, 1998-2010



Assistant Clinical Director Chiropractic Department, Chiropractor, Sheehan Memorial Hospital, Buffalo, NY, 1999-2002



Chiropractor, Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo, NY, 2001






EDUCATION and LICENSURE



Doctor of Chiropractic, Licensed in the State of New York, License #008853, 1998-Present



Doctorate of Chiropractic, National College of Chiropractic, Lombard, IL, 1997



National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part I, 1995



National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part II, 1996



National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part III, 1996



National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part IV, 1997



Bachelor of Science in Human Biology National College of Chiropractic, Lombard, IL, 1995





SELECTED POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS



Primary Spine Care – Central Nervous System Processing of Pain and Physiology, Central neural pathways of pain and higher cortical responses to pain and the effect of high amplitude-low velocity forces on mechanoreceptors and proprioceptors. The effects of neuropeptides on the hypothalamus, pituitary and adrenal axis when treating patients. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Melville NY, 2016



Primary Spine Care – MRI, Bone Edema and Degeneration, The effects of trauma on spinal vertebral segments and the short and long term sequella to morphology. Identifying and diagnosing bone edema, spurring, types of degeneration in assessing biomechanical stability in conjunction with Modic and Pfeiffer changes   Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Melville NY, 2016



Primary Spine Care – Hospital and Emergency Room Care, Identifying spinal lesions inclusive of cord and root lesion through examination and advanced imaging in creating an accurate diagnosis, prognosis and treatment plan to effectively triage in collaboration and coordination with medical specialists and emergency department physicians. Differentially diagnosing and triaging disc degenerative bulges, traumatic disc bulges, protrusion herniations, extrusion herniations and fragmented herniations along with managing traumatically induced pain as sequella to degenerative disc trauma, Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Melville NY, 2016



Evidenced Based Interprofessional Collaboration- Primary Spine Care, Chiropractic as Primary spine care based upon the literature conclusions and the documentation requirements to support those conclusions in an ethical collaborative environment inclusive of hospitals, emergency rooms, primary care medical doctors and medical specialists. Academy of Chiropractic, PACE Recognized by the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing boards, Texas Chiropractic College, Las Vegas NV, 2015



Evaluation and Management of Low Back Conditions, Diagnosis, prognosis and the creation of treatment plans based upon the contemporary literature inclusive of the neurological pathways of pain from both upper and lower motor neuron pathways. Etiologies of mechanical pain with radicular and myelopathic sequella along with stabilization and modalities as treatment pathways, DC Seminars, Texas Chiropractic College Post Graduate Division, Westbury NY 2015



Human Subjects Research Basic Course, Ethics, institutional review boards, informed consent, records, genetic research in human population, vulnerable subjects, FDA requirements, HIPAA, reporting unanticipated problems, Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative, University of Miami, Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL. 2014



Biomedical Responsible Conduct of Research, using animal subjects in research, research involving human subjects, export controls and national security, plagiarism, mentoring, responsible conduct of research, research misconduct, data management, authorship, peer review, conflict of interest, collaborative research, Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative, University of Miami, Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL. 2014



Spinal Biomechanical Engineering Principles and Application, Integrating spinal biomechanics and pathobiomechanics through digitized analysis. The comparison of organized versus disorganized compensation with regional and global compensation. Advanced analysis and integration of pathobiomechanics as sequella to trauma in clinical practice and documentation. PACE Recognized by the Federation of Chiropractic Licensure Boards, Las Vegas NV 2013

Integrating Clinical Findings in Admissible Documentation, Combining clinical, radiographic, electrodiagnostic and MRI findings to conclude a diagnosis and reporting accurately through admissible documentation. Diagnosis includes head, spine and disc pathology as sequella to trauma, PACE Recognized by the Federation of Chiropractic Licensure Boards, Las Vegas NV 2013

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cartesian System, The Cartesian Coordinate System from the history to the application in the human body. Explanation of the x, y and z axes in both translation and rotations (thetas) and how they are applicable to human biomechanics. [Insert the state licensure body sent to you], ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2013

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cervical Pathobiomechanics, Spinal biomechanical engineering of the cervical and upper thoracic spine. This includes the normal and pathobiomechanical movement of both the anterior and posterior motor units and normal function and relationship of the intrinsic musculature to those motor units. Nomenclature in reporting normal and pathobiomechanical findings of the spine. [Insert the state licensure body sent to you], ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2013

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Lumbar Pathobiomechanics, Spinal biomechanical engineering of the lumbar spine. This includes the normal and pathobiomechanical movement of both the anterior and posterior motor units and normal function and relationship of the intrinsic musculature to those motor units. Nomenclature in reporting normal and pathobiomechanical findings of the spine. [Insert the state licensure body sent to you], ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2013

Spinal Biomechanics in Trauma, To utilize whiplash associated disorders in various vectors of impact and whiplash mechanisms in determining pathobiomechanics. To clinically correlate annular tears, disc herniations, fractures, ligament pathology and spinal segmental instability as sequella to pathobiomechanics from trauma. The utilization of digital motion x-ray in diagnosing normal versus abnormal facet motion along with case studies to understand the clinical application. [Insert the state licensure body sent to you], ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2013

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering & Organizational Analysis, Integrating spinal biomechanics and pathobiomechanics through digitized analysis. The comparison of organized versus disorganized compensation with regional and global compensation. Correlation of the vestibular, ocular and proprioceptive neurological integration in the righting reflex as evidenced in imaging. Digital and numerical algorithm in analyzing a spine. [Insert the state licensure body sent to you], ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2013

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cervical Digital Analysis, Digitizing and analyzing the cervical spine in neutral, flexion and extension views to diagnose pathobiomechanics. This includes alteration of motion segment integrity (AMOSI) in both angular and translational movement. Ligament instability/failure/pathology are identified all using numerical values and models. Review of case studies to analyze pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm. [Insert the state licensure body sent to you], ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2013

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Lumbar Digital Analysis, Digitalizing and analyzing the lumbar spine images to diagnose pathobiomechanics. This includes anterior and posterior vertebral body elements in rotational analysis with neutral, left and right lateral bending in conjunction with gate analysis. Ligament instability/failure/pathology is identified all using numerical values and models.  Review of case studies for analysis of pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm along with corrective guidelines. [Insert the state licensure body sent to you], ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2013

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Full Spine Digital Analysis, Digitalizing and analyzing the full spine images to diagnose pathobiomechanics as sequella to trauma in relation to ligamentous failure and disc and vertebral pathology as sequella. This includes anterior and posterior vertebral body elements in rotational analysis with neutral, left and right lateral bending in conjunction with gate analysis. Ligament instability/failure/pathology is identified all using numerical values and models. Review of case studies for analysis of pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm along with corrective guidelines.[Insert the state licensure body sent to you], ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2013

MRI Protocols Clinical Necessity, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images. Clinical indication for the utilization of MRI and pathologies of disc in both trauma and non-trauma sequella, including bulge, herniation, protrusion, extrusion and sequestration. New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2012

MRI Interpretation of Cervical Herniations, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad based herniations are defined and illustrated. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management. New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2012

MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Herniations, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. Morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad based herniations are defined and illustrated. Central canal and cauda equina compromise interpretation with management. New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2012

MRI Interpretation of Cervical Degeneration/Bulges, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar degeneration. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management. New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2012

MRI Interpretation of Degenerative Spine and Disc Disease with Overlapping Traumatic Insult to Both Spine and Disc, MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of degenerative spondylolisthesis, spinal canal stenosis, Modic type 3 changes, central herniations, extrusions, compressions, nerve root compressions, advanced spurring and thecal sac involvement from an orthopaedic, emergency room, chiropractic, neurological, neurosurgical, physical medicine perspective. New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2012

Electrodiagnostic Interpretation, EMG/NCV, Somato-sensory evoked potentials, brain stem auditory evoked potential and visual evoked potential utilization, physiology and interpretation, electrodiagnostic testing as a clinical component in part of the neurological work-up of the traumatically injured patient in both the peripheral and central nervous system. Inductions and contraindications to electrodiagnostic procedures. The utilization of electrodiagnostics in concluding   radiculopathy, myelopathy and plexopathy and determining recent trauma or chronic pathology, Federation of Chiropractic Licensure Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, American Academy of Medical-Legal Professionals, Hollywood, Florida, 2012



MRI Spine Interpretation of Disc Bulge and Herniation, Spinal MRI findings related to degenerative changes vs. traumatic changes of the intervertebral disc by using definitions provided by the American Society of Neuroradiology. Anatomy of the intervertebral disc, spinal cord, nerve roots and spinal ligaments correlated to T1, T2, STIR sagittal, stacking and axial images. Anatomical MRI differentiation of normal, degenerative and traumatic changes, Federation of Chiropractic Licensure Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, American Academy of Medical-Legal Professionals, Hollywood, Florida, 2012



Biomechanics of Spinal Trauma and its Relationship to Pre-Existing Injuries and Degenerative Changes. Whiplash Associated Disorders and the biomechanics of side impact vs. rear impact with emphasis on traumatic forces and body position, the mechanism of whiplash injury phases with their relationships to physiologic tolerance to trauma, specific diagnosis of disc pathology and annular tear, disc herniation, fracture, ligamentous injury and instability. Details of spinal nerve root stretching injury and dimensions of the spinal canal during whiplash was outlined particular to significant spinal injury resulting from low level accelerations including pediatric spinal trauma and physiological normals. Spinal surgical intervention techniques including ordering diagnostic studies using MRI, CT and digital motion x-ray. Federation of Chiropractic Licensure Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, American Academy of Medical-Legal Professionals, Hollywood, Florida, 2012









Certified Professional Coder, American Academy of Professional Coders, Salt Lake City, UT, 2011-2015



Neurological Examination and Neuroplastisity in Clinical Practice – central nervous system neuroplastisity and its relationship to injury, examination and treatment protocols.  CNS feedback loops and the neurological examination relating to cranial nerve evaluation, upper and lower extremity peripheral nerve evaluation including gait analysis and motor systems.  Emphasis was placed on dermatomal and peripheral nerve pathway mapping. Fetterman Events, Fred Clary DC DICBN, Chiropractic Neurologist, Wauwatosa, WI University of Western States, 2011.  



Clinical Neuroanatomy and Functional Neurology:  Detailed anatomy and embryological development of the head, brain and spinal column.  Topography and introductory physiology of the brain and correlation to the clinical neurological examination.   Pathophysiologic mechanisms of vascular disease including stroke risk factors and clinical correlation to central nervous system vascular anatomy.  Practical case management of neurologic conditions including integration of rehabilitation and the sensory motor feedback loop with emphasis on neuroplasticity. Emphasis on clinically correlating Central Nervous system anatomy to vascular and anatomical lesions. Fetterman Events, Fred Clary DC DICBN, Chiropractic Neurologist, Wauwatosa, WI University of Western States, 2010.  



MRI Normal Anatomy & Protocols,Spinal anatomy of all MRI views utilizing T1, T2, 3D Gradient, stacking and STIR sequences of imaging. Advanced protocols of MRI examination with multiple sequences to create concurrent diagnostic findingsCMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Robert Peyster MD, DABR-NR, Neuroradiologist, Ronkonkoma, NY, 2009



MRI Disc & Spinal Cord and Spinal Canal Pathology,MRI interpretation of spinal disc pathologies as a result of trauma and degenerative factors and resultant neurological compromise. Spinal Cord and Spinal canal pathologies and space occupying lesion interpretation.CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Robert Peyster MD, DABR-NR, Neuroradiologist, Ronkonkoma, NY, 2009



Accident Reconstruction and Ensuing Bodily Injury, Understanding the forces involved in crashed and the transference of those forces from the bullet car to the target car. Quantifying those forces to determine bodily injury and calculating speed, distance, time and drag factors in determining causality and direction of forces. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Ronkonkoma, NY, 2009



MRI Physics and History, Magnetic fields, T1 and T2 relaxations, nuclear spins, phase encoding, spin echo, T1 and T2 contrast, magnetic properties of metals and the historical perspective of the creation of NMR and MRI. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Terry Button, PhD, Medical Physicist, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Long Island, NY, 2009



MRI Anatomy & History, Normal anatomy of axial and sagittal views utilizing T1, T2, 3D Gradient and STIR sequences of imaging. Standardized and desired protocols in views and sequencing of MRI examination to create an accurate diagnosis in MRI. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Robert Peyster MD, Neuroradiologist, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Long Island, NY, 2009









MRI Disc Pathology & Spinal Stenosis, MRI interpretation of bulged, herniated, protruded, extruded sequestered and fragmented disc pathologies in etiology and neurological sequella in relationship to the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Robert Peyster MD, Neuroradiologist, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Long Island, NY, 2009



MRI Spinal Pathology, MRI interpretation of bone, intradural, extradural, cord and neural sleeve lesions. Tuberculosis, drop lesions, metastasis, ependymoma, schwanoma and numerous other spinal related tumors and lesions. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Robert Peyster MD, Neuroradiologist, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Long Island, NY, 2009



MRI Methodology of Analysis, MRI interpretation sequencing of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine inclusive of T1, T2, STIR and 3D gradient studies to ensure the accurate diagnosis of the region visualized. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Robert Peyster MD, Neuroradiologist, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Long Island, NY, 2009



MRI Clinical Application, The clinical application of the results of space occupying lesions. Disc and tumor pathologies and the clinical indications of manual and adjustive therapies in the patient with spinal nerve root and spinal cord insult as sequella. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Magdy Shady MD, Neurosurgeon, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Long Island, NY, 2009



MRI Interpretation of Spinal Cord, Spinal Disc and Spinal Canal Disorders, MRI interpretation of herniated, protruded, extruded, bulged and sequestered discs & spinal stenosis as sequella of ligamentous hypertrophy, congenital malformation, spinal cord pathology. Clinical necessity and contraindications. Robert Peyster MD, DABR, CAQ-NR, Neuroradiologist, CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Long Island, NY, 2009



AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment 6th Edition, Clinically coordinating spinal pathology with neurological and functional sequella including station & gait, migraines, sexual dysfunction, sleep & arousal disorders, paroxysmal disorders, radiculopathic disorders and central nervous system disorders, CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Long Island, NY, 2009



MRI Interpretation of Herniated Disc and Spinal Cord and Root Encroachment, MRI interpretation of herniated, protruded, extruded, bulged and sequestered discs and their relationship to the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots and the clinical correlation to spinal adjustments, manual spinal therapy and joint mobilization. Magdy Shady MD, Neurosurgeon, Neuro-Trauma Surgery, CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Long Island, NY, 2009



Diagnostic Imaging & Testing Interpretation and Protocols, MRI protocols and interpretation, CAT scan protocols and interpretation, x-ray trauma series protocols and interpretation, bone scan protocols and interpretation, EMG/NCV protocols and utilization and International Classification of Disease trauma coding. CMCS Post Doctoral Education Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Education Department, Long Island, NY, 2008



Neurodiagnostics, Imaging Protocols and Pathology of the Trauma Patient, An in-depth understanding of the protocols in triaging and reporting the clinical findings of the trauma patient. Maintaining ethical relationships with the medical-legal community, CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education Board for Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2008

Risk Factors, Clinical Presentation and Triaging the Trauma Patient, An extensive understanding of the injured with clinically coordinating the history, physical findings and when to integrate neurodiagnostics. An understanding on how to utilize emergency room records in creating an accurate diagnosis and the significance of “risk factors” in spinal injury. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Education Department Board for Chiropractic Diagnostics, Long Island, NY, 2008



Crash Dynamics and its Relationship to Causality, An extensive understanding of the physics involved in the transference of energy from the bullet car to the target car. This includes G's of force, Newton’s, gravity, energy, skid marks, crumple zones, spring factors, event data recorder and the graphing of the movement of the vehicle before, during and after the crash. Determining the clinical correlation of forces and bodily injury. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Education Department Board for Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2008

MRI, Bone Scan & X-Ray Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, MRI interpretation, physiology, history and clinical indications, Bone Scan interpretation, physiology and clinical indications, x-ray clinical indications for the trauma patient. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Education Department Board for Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2008

Neurodiagnostic Testing Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, Electromyography (EMG,) Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV,) Somato Sensory Evoked Potential (SSEP,) Visual Evoked Potential (VEP,) Brain Stem Auditory Evoked Potential (BAER) and Visual-Electronystamography (V-ENG) interpretation, protocols and clinical indications for the trauma patient. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Education Department, Board for Chiropractic, Long Island,NY, 2008

Documentation and Reporting for the Trauma Victim, Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation and diagnosis utilizing the ICD-9 and the CPT to accurately describe the injury through diagnosis. Understanding and utilizing state regulations on reimbursement issues pertaining to healthcare. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Education Department, Board for Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2008

Documenting Clinically Correlated Bodily Injury to Causality, Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation, diagnosis and clinical correlation to the injury when reporting injuries in the medical-legal community. Documenting the kinesiopatholy, myopathology, neuropathology, pathophysiology in both a functional and structural paradigm. CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Education Department, Board for Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2008

Management of Chronic Pain in the Clinical Setting: Low Back Pain and Fibromyalgia, Description. American Academy of Pain Management, location, 2007



Relief of Pain in the Palliative Care Environment, Description. American Academy of Pain Management, location, 2007



Certification in Manipulation Under Anesthesia, National University of Health Sciences, Sheehan Memorial Hospital, Buffalo, NY, 2007



Solving Clinical Problems Through Ergonomics, Understanding Entrapment Syndromes, Description. New York College of Chiropractic, Seneca Falls, NY, 2006



Spinal Rehabilitation, Description. New York College of Chiropractic, Seneca Falls, NY, 2006



Documentation, Consent and Patient Interaction, Description. New York College of Chiropractic, Seneca Falls NY, 2006



A Matter of Ethics, Description. New York College of Chiropractic, Seneca Falls NY, 2006



Healthcare Partnerships and Compliance, Description. New York College of Chiropractic, Buffalo, 2006



Orthopedic Board Review, Description. National College of Chiropractic, Syracuse, NY, 2001



Evaluation of the Lower Extremity and Foot Part I, Orthopedic, radiographic protocols and interpretation, MRI protocols and interpretation, EMG/NCV protocols and interpretation. National College of Chiropractic, Syracuse, NY, 2000



Evaluation of the Lower Extremity and Foot Part II, Orthopedic, radiographic protocols and interpretation, MRI protocols and interpretation. EMG/NCV protocols and interpretation. National College of Chiropractic, Syracuse, NY, 2000



Evaluation of the Cervical Spine and Upper Extremity Part II, Orthopedic, radiographic protocols and interpretation, MRI protocols and interpretation, EMG/NCV protocols and interpretation, National College of Chiropractic, Syracuse, NY, 1999



Evaluation of the Thoracic Spine and Ribs, Orthopedic, radiographic protocols and interpretation, MRI protocols and interpretation, National College of Chiropractic, Syracuse, NY, 1999



Evaluation of the Lumbar Spine and Pelvis Part I, Orthopedic, radiographic protocols and interpretation, MRI protocols and interpretation, EMG/NCV protocols and interpretation, National College of Chiropractic, Syracuse, NY,1999



Evaluation of the Lumbar Spine and Pelvis Part I Orthopedic, radiographic protocols and interpretation, MRI protocols and interpretation, EMG/NCV protocols and interpretation. National College of Chiropractic, Syracuse, NY,1999



Evaluation of the Cervical Spine and Upper Extremity Part I, Orthopedic, radiographic protocols and interpretation, MRI protocols and interpretation, EMG/NCV protocols and interpretation. National College of Chiropractic, Syracuse, NY, 1998





SELECTED MEMBERSHIPS & ORGANIZATIONAL ACTIVITIES



American Chiropractic Association, Governor’s Advisory Cabinet, 2011-Present

Deans Advisory Committee, University of Bridgeport Chiropractic College, Bridgeport CT, 2011-present

American Academy of Professional Coders, Member, 2011-Present



New York Chiropractic Council, member, 2011-Present



American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals, President and Co-Founder, 2008-Present



American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals, Board of Directors, 2008-Present

           

American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals, Clinical Research Committee, Chairman, 2008-Present

           

American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals, Awards Committee, Co-Chairman, 2008-Present

State University of New York at Buffalo, Exercise Science, Clinical Site Supervisor, 2007-Present



National Academy of Manipulation Under Anesthesia Physicians, Member, 2007-Present



American Academy of Pain Management, Member, 2007-Present



National Association of Disability Evaluating Professionals, Member, 2007



American Academy of Expert Medical-Legal Witnesses, Member, 2007



American Academy of Spine Physicians, Member, 2004-2006



New York State Chiropractic Association, District #17, State Delegate, 2002



New York State Chiropractic Association, District #17, Secretary, 2000-2001

           

New York State Chiropractic Association, District #17, Vice President, 2001-2002



New York State Chiropractic Association, Member, 1997-2002



International Association for the Study of Pain, Member, 1996-1998



American Chiropractic Association, Member, 1995-1999





SELECTED TEACHING/INSTRUCTING/LECTURING/CONSULTING



Co-Instructor, Spinal Biomechanics and Rehabilitation in Primary and Specialty Medical Practice, A review of current trends in spine care including anatomical vs biomechanical etiology of spine pain, opioid analgesic trends and effectiveness with a particular focus on the diagnosis and case management of spine patients from the clinical entry point to advanced surgical procedures. A particular focus was on epidemiological trends associated with neuromusculoskeletal medicine, advanced imaging techniques such as MRI, detailed review of plain film radiographs in the assessment of clinical spinal biomechanics.  Specific research papers were reviewed related to Interprofessional collaboration, Interprofessional care outcomes, the natural history of spine pain in patients as well as the pain modulation effects of spinal manipulation.  ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Reading, PA, 2016.



Instructor, Spinal Biomechanics and Rehabilitation in Primary and Specialty Medical Practice, A review of current trends in spine care including anatomical vs biomechanical etiology of spine pain, opioid analgesic trends and effectiveness with a particular focus on the diagnosis and case management of spine patients from the clinical entry point to advanced surgical procedures. A particular focus was on epidemiological trends associated with neuromusculoskeletal medicine, advanced imaging techniques such as MRI, detailed review of plain film radiographs in the assessment of clinical spinal biomechanics.  Specific research papers were reviewed related to Interprofessional collaboration, Interprofessional care outcomes, the natural history of spine pain in patients as well as the pain modulation effects of spinal manipulation.  ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Chicago, IL, 2016.



Instructor, Spinal Biomechanics and Rehabilitation in Primary and Specialty Medical Practice, A review of current trends in spine care including anatomical vs biomechanical etiology of spine pain, opioid analgesic trends and effectiveness with a particular focus on the diagnosis and case management of spine patients from the clinical entry point to advanced surgical procedures. A particular focus was on epidemiological trends associated with neuromusculoskeletal medicine, advanced imaging techniques such as MRI, detailed review of plain film radiographs in the assessment of clinical spinal biomechanics.  Specific research papers were reviewed related to Interprofessional collaboration, Interprofessional care outcomes, the natural history of spine pain in patients as well as the pain modulation effects of spinal manipulation.  ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Newark, Delaware, 2016.











Clinical Instructor, Primary Spine Care – Central Nervous System Processing of Pain and Physiology, Central neural pathways of pain and higher cortical responses to pain and the effect of high amplitude-low velocity forces on mechanoreceptors and proprioceptors. The effects of neuropeptides on the hypothalamus, pituitary and adrenal axis when treating patients. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Melville NY, 2016 



Clinical Instructor, Primary Spine Care – Hospital and Emergency Room Care, Identifying spinal lesions inclusive of cord and root lesion through examination and advanced imaging in creating an accurate diagnosis, prognosis and treatment plan to effectively triage in collaboration and coordination with medical specialists and emergency department physicians. Differentially diagnosing and triaging disc degenerative bulges, traumatic disc bulges, protrusion herniations, extrusion herniations and fragmented herniations along with managing traumatically induced pain as sequella to degenerative disc trauma, Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Melville NY, 2016 



Clinical Instructor, Connective Tissue Pathology and Trauma, Wound repair of axial connective tissue and the negative spinal biomechanical engineering sequella. Determining causality from an accident reconstruction perspective inclusive of transference of forces and G’s of energy realized by automobile occupants, Academy of Chiropractic, PACE approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Melville NY, 2016



Instructor, Clinical Spinal Biomechanics and Rehabilitation in Primary and Specialty Medicine, UPDATED COURSE - A review of current trends in spine care including anatomical vs biomechanical etiology of spine pain, opioid analgesic trends and effectiveness with a particular focus on the diagnosis and case management of spine patients from the clinical entry point to advanced surgical procedures. A particular focus was on epidemiological trends associated with neuromusculoskeletal medicine, advanced imaging techniques such as MRI, detailed review of plain film radiographs in the assessment of clinical spinal biomechanics.  Specific research papers were reviewed related to Interprofessional collaboration, Interprofessional care outcomes, the natural history of spine pain in patients as well as the pain modulation effects of spinal manipulation.  ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Saddlebrook, NY 2016.



Instructor, Interprofessional Care in the Primary Care and Medical Specialty Environment, A review of current trends in spine care including anatomical vs biomechanical etiology of spine pain, opioid analgesic trends and effectiveness with a particular focus on the diagnosis and case management of spine patients from the clinical entry point to advanced surgical procedures. A particular focus was on epidemiological trends associated with neuromusculoskeletal medicine, advanced imaging techniques such as MRI, detailed review of plain film radiographs in the assessment of clinical spinal biomechanics.  Specific research papers were reviewed related to Interprofessional collaboration, Interprofessional care outcomes, the natural history of spine pain in patients as well as the pain modulation effects of spinal manipulation.  ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Rochester NY, 2015



MRI Spine Interpretation and Spinal Biomechanical Engineering-Primary Spine Care, Correlating spinal biomechanics secondary to trauma and MRI findings inclusive of herniation, bulging, protruded and extruded discs. Correlating co-efficient of forces translated form the bullet vehicle to the target vehicle to the occupant in determining causality of bodily injury, Academy of Chiropractic, PACE approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing boards, Texas Chiropractic College, Las Vegas NV, 2015



MRI Spine Interpretation and Spinal Biomechanical Engineering-Primary Spine Care, Correlating spinal biomechanics secondary to trauma and MRI findings inclusive of herniation, bulging, protruded and extruded discs. Correlating co-efficient of forces translated form the bullet vehicle to the target vehicle to the occupant in determining causality of bodily injury, Academy of Chiropractic, PACE approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing boards, Texas Chiropractic College, Las Vegas NV, 2015



Contemporary Literature Review of the Chiropractic Adjusting Mechanisms- Primary Spine Care, The latest scientific evidence of the effects of the chiropractic spinal adjustment on the central nervous system, both upper and lower motor neurons. A comparative analysis of chiropractic vs. other modalities and therapies, Academy of Chiropractic, PACE approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing boards, Texas Chiropractic College, Las Vegas NV, 2015



Instructor, Clinical Spinal Biomechanics and Rehabilitation in Primary and Specialty Medicine, A review of current trends in spine care including anatomical vs biomechanical etiology of spine pain, opioid analgesic trends and effectiveness with a particular focus on the diagnosis and case management of spine patients from the clinical entry point to advanced surgical procedures. A particular focus was on epidemiological trends associated with neuromusculoskeletal medicine, advanced imaging techniques such as MRI, detailed review of plain film radiographs in the assessment of clinical spinal biomechanics.  Specific research papers were reviewed related to Interprofessional collaboration, Interprofessional care outcomes, the natural history of spine pain in patients as well as the pain modulation effects of spinal manipulation.  ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Saddlebrook, NY 2015.



Clinical Instructor, Primary Spine Care, Neurophysiological central and peripheral nervous systems mechanisms of pain with integrated higher cortical functions of the thalamus, cingulate, amygdala, pre-frontal, motor and sensory cortexes. Trauma and chronic pain care effecting mechanoreceptors, nociceptors and proprioceptors through adjustive therapy based upon evidenced based care and current literature verification, Texas Chiropractic College, New York State Department of Education Board for Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Islandia NY 2015



Clinical Instructor, Primary Spine Care with Interdisciplinary Collaborative Care, Triage of patients based upon MRI findings of disc herniation, disc bulge, protrusion, extrusion or sequestrations and spinal cord or nerve root negative sequella, clinical findings of neuro-compressive pathologies and neurodiagnostic findings of EMG-NCV, SSEP, VEP, BAER, VEP and V-ENG findings. Texas Chiropractic College, New York State Department of Education Board for Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Islandia NY 2015 



Clinical Instructor, Chiropractic Legal-Insurance Documentation, Complete documentation of E&M findings, functional losses, active and passive care. Accurate reporting of MRI, X-ray, CT, EMG-NCV, SSEP, BAER in medical-legal and insurance documentation, Florida Board of Chiropractic Medicine, Boca Raton FL, 2015



Documentation and Evidence in a Medical-Legal Practice, The role of scientific research conclusions with contemporary documentation to effectively support the necessity for clinically indicated care.  The role of timely evaluations and re-evaluations in coordinating care inclusive of history, physical and evaluation report and concludes with the correlation of the SOAP note and HCFA that correlates the conclusion of the evolutionary findings.  Coordinating research and clinical findings with primary care providers and medical specialists in the rehabilitation process inclusive of insurance requirements and contemporary MRI research nomenclature. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Boca Raton, FL, 2015



Co-Instructor, Advanced Imaging In Clinical Practice, discussion and review of MRI technical and clinical ordering parameters in Primary and Specialty Medicine.  Analysis and review of spinal intervertebral disc pathology including disc bulge, disc herniation, disc protrusion, annular tear, Schmorl’s nodes and myelopathy. . Particular focus on spinal stenosis, and etiology of spinal injury correlated to physical examination findings was provided.  Certified by: ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo NY.  Certified in, NJ, NY, MI, NC, WA, CA, IL. 2015-Present.



Clinical Consultant, Biomechanical Engineering and X-Ray Digitizing, applying spinal algorithmic variations to clinical practice in conjunction with the American Medical Association’s impairment ratings to conclude whole body impairments in creating an accurate diagnosis, prognosis and treatment plan, Spinal Analytics Inc., Weldon Springs, MO, 2014 



Clinical Co-Instructor, Spinal Biomechanical Engineering, Cartesian coordinates, cervical and lumbar pathobiomechanics, biomechanics in trauma, organizational analysis in both a normal and pathological spine, cervical, lumbar and full spine digital analysis. Certified by: ACCME Joint Sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo NY, Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, 2013-presently





Clinical Instructor, Spinal Biomechanical Engineering, Differential diagnosis of pathobiomechanics in the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine as sequella to micro and macro trauma and chronic biomechanic instabilities. Understanding the clinical implications of long term biomechanical failure in resultant disc pathology, ligament pathology and osseous pathology. Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Boca Raton, FL, 2013



Clinical Instructor, MRI Spine Interpretation, Bulge, herniated, protruded, extruded, sequestered discs, differential diagnoses and clinical triage implications.  MRI physics and slice protocols. Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Boca Raton, FL, 2013



Instructor, Admissibility Standards of the Medical Expert in Trauma, Documentation requirements of the courts in a medical-legal case including causality, bodily injury and persistent functional losses, ethically reporting of functional loss as it pertains to the integrity of the joint and activities of daily living and implications of chronicity, reporting of normal findings, maximum medical improvement and the release of the patient in the medical-legal arena, Federation of Chiropractic Licensure Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, American Academy of Medical-Legal Professionals, Hollywood, Florida , 2012



Instructor, Medical-Legal Research and the Documentation of Causal Relationship, Prognosis and Treatment of the Traumatically Injured, Review of current research published in peer reviewed medically indexed journals focusing on traumatic injuries and how current literature affects the diagnostic conclusion and how to formulate treatment plans. Federation of Chiropractic Licensure Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, American Academy of Medical-Legal Professionals, Hollywood, Florida, 2012



Instructor, Documentation and Triage in Trauma, ICD-9 and CPT requirements in coding for the traumatically injured including integrating electronic health records including informed consent, evaluation and management, testing orders. The utilization of research in medical reports for both the trauma and non-trauma patients.  Clinical coordination of care and reporting to healthcare and legal providers, Federation of Chiropractic Licensure Boards, Academy of Chiropractic, American Academy of Medical-Legal Professionals, Hollywood, Florida, 2012



Certification Protecting Human Research Participants, National Institute for Health Office of Extramural Research, 2012



Instructor, Advanced Imaging in Clinical Practice, Clinically correlating advanced imaging principles, ordering criteria and objective findings to physical examination, electrodiagnostic testing results.  Application of clinical principles to the daily practice of family and specialty medical clinics including Attending and Resident medical providers with particular attention to traumatic etiology and subtle ominous neurological and orthopedic findings in office. Sheehan Memorial Hospital, Buffalo NY 2011.



Instructor, Advanced Imaging in Clinical Practice, Clinically correlating advanced imaging principles, ordering criteria and objective findings to physical examination, electrodiagnostic testing results.  Application of clinical principles to the daily practice of family and specialty medical clinics including Attending and Resident medical providers with particular attention to traumatic etiology and subtle ominous neurological and orthopedic findings in office. UB Family Medicine, Buffalo NY 2011.



Instructor, Workplace Head and Neck Pain, Clinically correlating ergonomic and workplace conditions to history, physical examination, diagnostic testing, electrodiagnostic testing and MRI findings to the cervical spine as a source of headache pain and dysfunction.  Creating self care driven plans and instruction on self identification of symptoms requiring emergency medical evaluation.  Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Nursing Staff, Women and Children's Hospital, Buffalo NY, 2011.



Instructor, Acute Care Guidelines of the New York State Workers Compensation Board, Clinically correlating the causal history, examination, imaging, advanced imaging, electrodiagnostic testing, prognosis and treatment plans of the injured and implementing care within the guidelines as outlined by New York State. Creating diagnosis driven metrics of care in relation to the patholophysiology of the bodily injury, New York Chiropractic Council, East Elmhurst NY, 2010



Director, MD Lecture Program, Design, management and implementation of national medical lecture programs and coordination with State University of New York at Buffalo Continuing Medical Education Department to obtain CME approval, administrating and auditing compliance with program requirements reporting of course outcomes, testing and facilitation of AMA Cat 1 Credits to medical professional participants.  Academy of Chiropractic – MD Relationship Program, NY 2010



Clinical Instructor, Accident Reconstruction; Research, Causality and Bodily Injury,CMCS Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Long Island, NY, 2010



Clinical Instructor, Whiplash – Past, Present and Future, American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals (presenter), AACME Joint sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals, Buffalo, NY, 2009



Clinical Supervisor, University of Buffalo, Exercise Science Department, 2007-Present



Co-Presenter, Head Injury & Brain Trauma, Understanding Medical Testing Devices, Sponsoring entity, Buffalo, NY, 2008



Co-Presenter, Forensic Analysis of Medical Reports, Correlating Objective Findings to Functional Loss, Sponsoring entity, Buffalo, NY, 2008



Co-Presenter, Medical Testing Devices and Their Relationship to Bodily Injury, Sponsoring entity, Buffalo, NY, 2007



Co-presenter, Functional Loss in Trauma, Sponsoring entity, Buffalo, NY, 2007



Co-presenter, Forensic Analysis of Low Speed Rear Impact Crashes, Sponsoring entity, Buffalo, NY, 2007



Co-presenter, Forensic Analysis of Herniated Discs and Correlating Court Rulings to Medical Reports, Sponsoring entity, Buffalo, NY, 2006



Presenter, Chiropractic and the Parkinson’s Patient, Parkinson’s Association of Western New York, location, 2005



Presenter, Antioxidant Therapy and Chiropractic, Sponsoring entity, Cheektowaga, NY, 2001-2006



Presenter, Men’s Health, Nutrition and Chiropractic, Sponsoring entity, Cheektowaga, NY, 2001-2006



Presenter, Women’s Health, Nutrition and Chiropractic, Sponsoring entity, Cheektowaga, NY, 2001-2006



Presenter, Cardiovascular Health and Nutrition, Sponsoring entity, Cheektowaga, NY, 2001-2006



Presenter, Bone/ Joint Nutrition and Chiropractic, Sponsoring entity, Cheektowaga, NY, 2001-2006



Instructor, Introduction to Chiropractic, Villa Maria College, location, 2003



Instructor, Neurology I and II, New York Institute of Massage, location, 1999-2003



Instructor, Pathology I and II, New York Institute of Massage, location, 1999-2003



Instructor, Anatomy and Physiology, New York Institute of Massage, location, 1998-2003



Instructor, Myology I and II, New York Institute of Massage, location, 1998-2003



Certified Instructor, Child and Infant CPR, American Red Cross, city, Illinois, 1995-1997



Certified Instructor, First Aid, American Red Cross, city, Illinois, 1995-1997



Certified Instructor, Adult CPR, American Red Cross, city, Illinois, 1995-1997





SELECTED PUBLICATIONS



Sa, Ruhan; Owens, William; Wiegand, Raymond; and Chaudhary, Vipin (February 2017).

Towards and Affordable Deep Learning System: Automated Intervertebral Disc Detection in X-Ray Images. For Oral presentation to be presented SPIE Medical Imaging Symposium Symposium, Orlando, Florida United States. ACCEPTED



Studin M., Owens W. (2016) Chiropractic Outcomes on Fragmented/Sequestered and Extruded Discs and Radicular Pain, American Chiropractor, 34 (11) 26, 28, 30, 32-33



Studin M., Owens W. (2016) Ligament Failure and Strain-Sprain Reported as Permanent in Whiplash, Retrieved from: http://www.uschirodirectory.com/medical-legal-white-papers/item/794-ligament-failure-and-strain-sprain-reported-as-permanent-in-whiplash.html





Sa, Ruhan; Owens, William; Wiegand, Raymond; and Chaudhary, Vipin (July 2016). Fast scale-invariant lateral lumbar vertebrae detection and segmentation in X-ray images. Paper Submitted for presentation at the 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society in Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL, USA



Studin M., Owens W. (2016) Bulging Discs and Trauma: Causality and a Risk Factor, Retrieved from: http://www.uschirodirectory.com/medical-legal-white-papers/item/784-bulging-discs-and-trauma-causality-and-a-risk-factor.html



Studin, M., & Owens, W. (2016). Chiropractic’s Mechanism in Pain Modulation and the Connection to Systemic Disease. Dynamic Chiropractor 34 (3) 26, 33.



Studin M., Owens W., Peyster R., Sundby P. (2016) Age Dating Disc Injuries, Causally Relating Traumatic Disc, American Chiropractor, 34 (8) 38, 40-44



Studin M., Owens W. (2016) Chiropractic’s Mechanism in Pain Modulation and the Connection to Systemic Disease, Dynamic Chiropractor4(3) 26-33



Studin M., Owens W., (2016) Chiropractic Spinal Adjustments and the Effects on the Neuroendocrine System and the Central Nervous System Connection, The American Chiropractor, 38(1) 46-51



Studin M., Owens W., (2015) Chiropractic Spinal Adjustments, Changes in Organ Systems and Treatment of Disease, The American Chiropractor, 38(11) 20, 22-25



Studin M., Owens W., (2015) Chiropractic, Chronic Back Pain and Brain Shrinkage: A Better Understanding of Alzheimer's, Dementia, Schizophrenia, Depression and Chiropractic's Role - A Literature Review of the Mechanisms, The American Chiropractor, 38(10) 36-38, 40-42, 43-44





Studin M., Owens W. (2015) Back Pain: Who Should Be Seen First & WHY, Chiropractor vs. Medical Primary Care Doctor, The American Chiropractor 37 (9) 50, 52, 54, 56



Studin M., Owens W. (2015) How Does the Chiropractic Adjustment Work? A Literature Review of Pain Mechanisms and Brain Function Alteration, The American Chiropractor, 37(8) 30,32-34, 35-38, 40, 42-43



Studin M., Owens J., (2015) Research Proves Chiropractic Adjustments Effect Multiple Areas, Not Just the Area Treated: THE BRAIN CONNECTION, Retrieved From: http://uschirodirectory.com/research/item/745-research-proves-chiropractic-adjustments-effect-multiple-areas,-not-just-the-area-treated.html



Studin M., Owens J., (2015) Research Proves Chiropractic Adjustments Effect Emotions, Learning, Memory, Consciousness, Motivation Homeostasis, Perception, Motor Control, Self-Awareness, Cognitive Function, Voluntary Movement, Decision Making, Touch and Pain, Retrieved From:

http://uschirodirectory.com/research/item/744-research-proves-chiropractic-adjustments-effect-emotions,-learning,-memory,-consciousness,-motivation,-homeostasis,-perception,-motor-control,-self-awareness,-cognitive-function,-voluntary-movement,-decision-making,-touch-and-pain.html



Studin M., Owens W., (2015) The Chiropractor as the 1st Referral Option, Is Chiropractic Headed Towards Back Pain Only? The American Chiropractor, 37(5) 32, 34, 36-37



Studin M., Zientek M., Owens W. (2015) Cervical Disc Herniation with Radiculopathy (Arm Pain) Shows Significant Improvement in Lowering Pain and Disability with Chiropractic Care, Retrieved from: http://uschirodirectory.com/research/item/740-cervical-disc-herniation-with-radiculopathy-arm-pain-shows-significant-improvement-in-lowering-pain-and-disability-with-chiropractic-care.html



Studin M., Mah S., Owens W., (2015) Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Outcomes Improve with Chiropractic Care, retrieved from: http://uschirodirectory.com/research/item/739-attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd-outcomes-improve-with-chiropractic-care.html



Ferguson S., Owens W., Studin M. (2015) Chiropractic Proves More Effective than Standard Medical Care in the Military, Retrieved from: http://uschirodirectory.com/research/item/738-chiropractic-proves-more-effective-than-standard-medical-care-in-the-military.html



Herbert N., Owens W., Studin M., (2015) Harvard Study Points to Chiropractic Care for Pain Relief& The Safety of the Chiropractic Adjustment, Retrieved From: http://uschirodirectory.com/research/item/737-harvard-study-points-to-chiropractic-care-for-pain-relief-the-safety-of-the-chiropractic-adjustment.html



Studin M., Owens W., (2015) Chiropractic, The Solution for the Lack of Medical Education on Spin and Pain, The American Chiropractor 37 (4) 60, 62, 64



Owens W., Studin M., (2015) Chiropractic vs. Primary Medical Care, Who is Best and Safer for Primary Spinal Care? The American Chiropractor, 37 (3) 24, 26, 28, 30



Capoferri D., Owens W., Studin M., (2015) Back Pain: Chiropractic vs. Medical Doctors, Who Gets Better Results and Who is More Cost Effective?, Retrieved from: http://uschirodirectory.com/research/item/733-back-pain-chiropractic-vs-medical-doctors-who-get-better-results-and-who-is-more-cost-effective.html



Studin, M, Owens, W, (2015) Chiropractic First, Chiropractor as the Primary Spine Care Provider for Spine, The American Chiropractor, 37 (2) 24, 26, 28, 30



Studin, M, Owens W (2012 July) Chiropractic: A Solution to Preventing Recurrence of Low Back Pain and Disability for both Non-complicated and Complex Diagnosis in Acute and Chronic Care, The American Chiropractor 34 (7) 46-48



Owens, W. (2012). Working with the Medical Community Without Losing Our Identity. American Chiropractor, 34(6), 38.



Owens, W.J. (2011) Practice Statistics and the MD Report of Findings, Demonstrating external vs. internal practice statistics and how to properly report chiropractic principles and findings to the medical community in a series of steps designed to build a secure and mutually respectful long term relationship with the MD, The American Chiropractor, 31 (3), 47-48.



Owens, W.J. (2011) Practice Statistics and the MD Report of Findings, Demonstrating external vs. internal practice statistics and how to properly report chiropractic principles and findings to the medical community in a series of steps designed to build a secure and mutually respectful long term relationship with the MD, The American Chiropractor, 31 (3), 47-48.



Owens, W.J. (2010) MD Referrals – the time is now 15 years ago, The American Chiropractor, what two common mistakes when corrected will lead to positive long term relationships with the medial community.  30(10) 13-14.



Studin M. & Owens W., (2010, October). Acute (Severe) Low Back Pain, Early Intervention and Chiropractic, US Chiropractic Directory. Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/index.php?option=com_flexicontent&view=items&id=264



Studin, M. (2010, October). Getting Paid on Insurance is Easy; Keeping Your Money is Another Issue, The American Chiropractor, 32(10) 26



Studin, M. (2010, September). Workers Compensation and Chiropractic; A solution for skyrocketing healthcare costs in America, Dynamic Chiropractor, 28(19) 1, 18-19, 25



Studin M. & Owens, W (2010, September). Chiropractic and Children; A Study in Adverse Effects, US Chiropractic Directory. Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/index.php?option=com_flexicontent&view=items&id=261



Studin M. & Owens, W (2010, September). Decreased Muscle Spasms and Chiropractic Care, US Chiropractic Directory. Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/index.php?option=com_flexicontent&view=items&id=258

Studin M. & Owens, W (2010, September). Injured Worker, Workers Compensation & Chiropractic: A solution to lowering health care costs in America, US Chiropractic Directory. Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/index.php?option=com_flexicontent&view=items&id=241



Studin, M. (2010, September). Caring for 95% of the Population, The American Chiropractor, 32(9) 30-32

Studin M. & Owens, W (2010, August). Prediction of Outcomes with Chiropractic Care and Cervical Pain, US Chiropractic Directory. Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/index.php?option=com_flexicontent&view=items&id=253



Studin M. & Owens, W (2010, August). Balance and Movement and The Effect of Chiropractic Care; Utilization with the Elderly, Cerebral Palsy, the Athlete and the General Population, US Chiropractic Directory. Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/index.php?option=com_flexicontent&view=items&id=250



Studin, M., & Owens, W. J. (2010, July). Increased balance, movement and kinematics as a result of chiropractic care, A research conclusion that affects rehabilitation patients, athletes, balance disorders and increased production in the workplace. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/ index.php/patient-information/item/243-increased-balance-movement-a-kinematics-and-chiropractic-car-a-research-conclusion-that-affects-rehabilitation-patients-athletes-balance-disorders-and-increased-production-in-the-workplace



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, June). Work injuries, full recovery and chiropractic care, Resolving the myth that doing nothing is better. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/index.php/ patient-information/item/ 241-work-injuries-full-recovery-and-chiropractic-care-resolving-the-myth-that-doing-nothing-is-better



Studin, M., & Owens, W. J. (2010, June). Chronic neck pain and chiropractic, A comparative study with massage therapy. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/240-chronic-neck-pain-and-chiropractic-with-a-comparative-study-with-massage-therapy



Studin, M., & Owens, W. J. (2010, June). Increased sports performance and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/239-increased-sports-performance-and-chiropractic



Studin, M., & Owens, W. J. (2010, June). Arthritis and low back pain: Chiropractic care vs. heat treatment. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/238-arthritis-and-low-back-pain-chiropractic-care-vs-heat-treatment



Studin, M., & Owens, W. J. (2010, June). Disc arthroplasty (disc replacement surgery), low back pain and the efficacy of post-surgical chiropractic care. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www. uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/237-disc-arthroplasty-replacement-surgery-low-back-pain-and-the-efficacy-of-post-surgery-chiropractic-care



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, June). Balance, chronic pain and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/234-balance-chronic-pain-and-chiropractic



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, June). Muscle pain, trigger points and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/216-muscle-pain-trigger-points-and-chiropractic



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, June). Comparing the satisfaction of low back pain patients receiving medical vs. chiropractic care, Results from the UCLA back pain study. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/232-comparing-the-satisfaction-of-low-back-pain-patients-receiving-medical-vs-chiropractic-care-



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, June). Carpal tunnel syndrome and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/231-carpal-tunnel-syndrome-and-chiropractic



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, May). Recurrent low back pain and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/227-recurrent-low-back-pain-and-chiropractic



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, May). Chronic back pain, prevention and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/223-chronic-back-pain-prevention-a-chiropractic



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, May). Chronic or acute (non-cardiac) chest pain and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/228-chronic-or-acute-non-cardiac-chest-pain-and-chiropractic



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, May). Chiropractic treatment and neck pain. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/220-chiropracxtic-treatment-and-neck-pain



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, May). Shoulder pain, neck pain and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/221-shoulder-pain-neck-pain-and-chiropractic



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, May). Disc herniations, bulges, sciatic pain and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/219-disc-herniations-bulges-sciatic-pain-and-chiropractic



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, May). Muscle pain, trigger points and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/216-muscle-pain-trigger-points-and-chiropractic



Studin, M., & Owens, W. J. (2010, May). Chronic neck pain and chiropractic, A comparative study with massage therapy. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/ patient-information/item/240-chronic-neck-pain-and-chiropractic-with-a-comparative-study-with-massage-therapy



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, April). Sciatica, low back pain and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/181-sciatic-and-low-back-pain-and-chiropractic



Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, April). Low back pain and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/159-low-back-pain-and-chirorpactic

Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, April). Low back injuries and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/180-low-back-injuries-and-chiropractic

Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, April). Migraine headaches and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/179-migraine-headaches-and-chiropractic

Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, April). Chest pain, mid-back pain and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/178-chest-pain-mid-back-pain-a-chiropractic

Owens, W. J, & Studin, M. (2010, April). Hip, knee, ankle and foot problems. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/176-3-hip-knee-ankle-and-foot-problems

Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, April). Neck pain and headaches. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/patient-information/item/174-neck-pain-a-headaches
 
Owens, W. J., & Studin, M. (2010, April). Shoulder, arm, elbow, wrist, hand and chiropractic. US Chiropractic Directory, Retrieved from http://www.uschirodirectory.com/index.php/shoulder-arm-hand-problems/item/173-3-shoulder-arm-elbow-wrist-and-hand-problems

Owens, W. J. (2009-present). Bi-monthly educational research review [Review of the most current research in the medical-legal profession provided to professionals at a national level, twice per month].

Owens, W.J. (2009). Thirty percent of disc herniations are missed on MRI. The American Chiropractor, 31(5), 8-10.

Owens, W.J. (2009). Permanency issues and ligament/tendon injuries, The biology of soft tissue injury and permanent functional impairment. The American Chiropractor, 31(4), 10-12.

Owens, W.J. (2009). Low velocity impacts cause whiplash. The American Chiropractor, 31(3), 12-14.

Owens, W.J. (2009). Neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome - a new orthopedic test. The American Chiropractor, 31(2), 12-14. 

Owens, W.J (2009). Pre-existing injuries increase bodily injury. The American Chiropractor, 31(1), 8-10.

Whiplash – Past, Present and Future, A comprehensive look at the history,

etiology, diagnosis and socioeconomic impact of Whiplash Syndrome by reviewing major clinical

studies from peer-reviewed Medline indexed manuscripts utilizing a database starting in 1953. This 56

year history will offer a unique glimpse into this disorder and how it has evolved both clinically and

academically. This is an exploratory journey through history offering the participant a review of the

significant scientific literature. This course will meet the needs of anyone practicing in the primary care,

medical specialty or medical-legal arena who interview, examine and treat patients who have sustained

traumatic injuries to the cervical spine. American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals (presenter),

AACME Joint sponsorship with the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and

Biomedical Sciences and American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals, Buffalo, NY, 2009

Owens, W.J. (2008). Increased injury to vertebrae adjacent to fused segments. The American Chiropractor, 30(12), 14-15.

Owens, W.J. (2008). Vestibular deficits after whiplash injury. The American Chiropractor, 30(11), 10-11.

Owens, W.J. (2008). Schmorl's nodes, acute vs chronic diagnosis. The American Chiropractor, 30(9), 32-50.

Owens, W J. (2008). Spinal cord injury without radiographic abnormalities; A synopsis. The American Chiropractor, 30(10), 50-60.


SELECTED HONORS


Doctor of the Year, American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals,2012

Outstanding Service Award, New York State Chiropractic Association, 2003

Outstanding Service Award, New York State Chiropractic Association, 2002

Outstanding Instructor Award, New York Institute of Massage, 2002

Outstanding Instructor Award, New York Institute of Massage, 2001

Outstanding Instructor Award, New York Institute of Massage, 2000




SELECTED COMMUNITY SERVICE



New York State Chiropractic Association, Erie County Fair Chiropractic Information Booth,  2000-2002

Cheektowaga 24-Hour Relay, Chiropractic Provider, 2000

Lancaster-Depew Chamber of Commerce, Member, 1998-2001

Chicago AIDS Run, Chiropractic Provider, 1996




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