Health is more than a number on a scale or the finding of a lab report. Health is about how you experience the world we live in. Your ability to do what makes you happy.
— Dr. Carl Baird DC, MS, CCSP

 

Dr. Carl Baird DC, MS, CCSP

Every week for the past 10 years, Dr. Baird (and his pup Bandit) consults with 100’s of people looking for answers to their concerns regarding pain and injury. Along with his Doctorate of Chiropractic, Dr. Baird has earned his Masters of Science in Exercise Science and completed a post graduate fellowship in sports medicine. His background in movement, fitness, and sports medicine gives him a unique perspective on the needs of the active individual and what it takes to maintain their active lifestyle

Dr. Carl Baird works with people aged 30 – 60 on a daily basis, teaching them how to overcome pain through better movement and increased functional strength. He is now founder of what is rapidly becoming one of the biggest private practices in the Portland area and the only to offer customized care plans that combine the benefits of chiropractic care, manual therapy and therapeutic fitness plans to provide the SUSTAINABLE pain relief without the use of pain pills and endless doctor visit

 

Education:

  • Doctor of Chiropractic - University of Western States - Summa Cum Laude Graduate

  • Master's in Science - Exercise and Sport Science - University of Western States

  • Bachelor's in History and Spanish - Bucknell University

Post-Graduate Training:

  • Adjunct Faculty - University of Western States

  • Sports Medicine Fellowship - University of Western States

  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician - ACBSP

  • Certified Selective Functional Movement Assessment Provider (SFMA)

  • Certified Functional Movement System Practitioner (FMS)

  • Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) - NASM

  • Certified Graston Technique

  • ROCKTAPE Certified Provider - Functional Movement Taping

  • ROCKTAPE Certified Provider - Performance Taping

  • ROCK BLADES Certified Provider

  • Completed Functional Hypertrophy Training Program - Dr. John Rusin

Sporting Event Experience:

  • Sports Medicine Director - Parkrose High School - 2015-2016

  • Portland Stags Sports Medicine Provider - 2015-2016

  • Portland Winterhawks Preseason Concussion Screens - 2016

  • Pacific Crest Triathalon - 2012 and 2016

  • Canby Rodeo - 2016 - Canby, OR

  • Winter Dew Tour - 2014 - Breckenridge, CO

  • Ragnar Race Colorado - 2014 - Vail, CO

 

 

More Important Info:

Favorite Pizza Topping:

Smoked Gouda, Salami, Spicy Chicken sausage (from New Seasons), and Mushrooms

Favorite Fictional Character:

Coach Eric Taylor (Friday Night Lights)

Hidden Talent:

Picking music to fit a crowd. Juggling. Amateur Ukulele skills.

Guilty Pleasure:

I've watched every season of Survivor (yes, that show is still on TV)