Registration now open for the MCA Spring Conference April 26th - 28th..Dinner Friday during 2 hour CE Presentation on AED's and MCA Member Business Lunch on Saturday included in your registration..When reserving rooms - contact Samoset and ask for the MCA Rate Block

Our thanks to these leaders who have shaped our profession of healing arts in Maine
Past Presidents

Maine State Chiropractors Association (1922 – 1970)
1922 – 24 Dr. Perley Hardy
1925 Dr. Clinton Clauson Waterville
1926 – 28 Dr. Earl Lewis Lewiston
1929 Dr. Blake Annis Rockland
1930 – 33 Dr. Earl Bubar Bangor
1934 – 35 Dr. Joseph Harris Farmington
1936 – 37 Dr. Arthur Carson
1938 – 40 Dr. Ben Turoff Skowhegan
1941 Dr. S. H. Sanborn
1942 Dr. Paul Bagdikian Bath
1943 Dr. F. J. Moore
1944 – 45 Dr. O. H. Winkler
1946 Dr. Donald Haskell Augusta
1947 – 49 Dr. Vern Hoy Portland
1950 – 51 Dr. W. E. Miner
1952 – 53 Dr. Earl Bostrum Houlton
1954 – 55 Dr. Carl Kimball
1956 Dr. Victor Hoy Portland
1957 Dr. Clarence McClaskey
1958 – 61 Dr. Milton Downing Lewiston
1962 Dr. Ben Speers Waterville
1963 – 64 Dr. Ernest Kearney Waterville
1965 – 66 Dr. Robert Toothaker Kittery
1967 – 69 Dr. Robert Lynch So.Portland
1969 – 71 Dr. Marc Chasse Fort Kent
Maine Chiropractic Association
(1970 – 2017)
1971 – 72 Dr. Charles Serritella Caribou
1972 – 75 Dr. Donald Tucker Farmington
1975 – 77 Dr. Thomas Chasse Waterville
1977 – 79 Dr. John Reeder Lewiston
1979 – 81 Dr. Tim Dennis Bath
1981 – 84 Dr. Moshe Myerowitz Bangor
1984 – 87 Dr. Robert Lynch, Jr. So. Portland
1987 – 88 Dr. Ray Spaulding Augusta
1988 – 89 Dr. Jay Stackhouse So. Portland
1989 – 91 Dr. John Hayes Portland
1991 – 93 Dr. Len Saulter Falmouth
1993 – 95 Dr. Marc Malon Biddeford
1995 Dr. David Odiorne Lewiston
1995 – 96 Dr. Eleanor Rolnick Biddeford
1996 – 98 Dr. Rick Bruns Bangor
1998- 2000 Dr. Tom Augat Brunswick
2000 -02 Dr. Joseph Kerwin Gorham
2002 – 04 Dr. Kevin Chasse Dover-Foxcroft
2004 – 06 Dr. Kathy Boulet Lewiston
2006 – 08 Dr. Phil McLean Lewiston
2008 – 10 Dr. Steve Gagnon Waterville
2010 – 12 Dr. Mike Noonan Old Town
2012 – 14 Dr. Andre Nadeau Augusta
2014 – 16 Dr. Greg Fox Falmouth
2016 – 17 Dr. Mike Noonan Old Town
2017 – 19 Dr. Luc Dionne Lewiston

Board Member
Jan Roberts, DC

Board Member
Amber Hayes, DC

In her private practice, Dr. Amber Hayes provides consultation in Neuromusculoskeletal medicine, Chiropractic Manipulative therapy and Nutrition as well as treating people generally with chiropractic care for optimal health and well-being. In addition, she is an instructor for the Maine Chiropractic Assistant certification course.

Dr. Hayes received a BS in Pre-med from College of the Atlantic and then received her Doctorate from New York Chiropractic College. She is a Certified Gut and Psychology Syndrome (GAPS) . GAPS is a program which establishes a connection between the functions of the digestive system and the brain

Luc Dionne, DC

Dr. Dionne graduated from Palmer College Chiropractic in December of 1989 with a Bachelor degree in Health Science in addition to a Doctorate degree in Chiropractic. The following year he completed an internship working for his father in Montmangny, Quebec. Dr. Dionne has been happily married to wife Lyne Dionne for twenty-five years, together they have two children, Claudia and Nicholas. In his spare time Dr. Dionne enjoys spending time with his family, snowmobiling in Northern Maine, and traveling to Canada.

1st Vice Chair
Dan Myerowitz, DC

Dr. Daniel Myerowitz is a Doctor of Chiropractic practicing in the state of Maine since graduating as valedictorian of his class from the prestigious Parker University College of Chiropractic in Dallas, TX. Dr. Dan knew from an early age that he wanted to be a Chiropractor in order to help people gain health and wellness naturally, without the need for drugs or surgery. Having been set on his goals from an early age, Dr. Dan obtained over an entire year of college credits before even stepping onto a college campus. He also holds a diplomate in chiropractic acupuncture.

2nd Vice Chair
Zev Myerowitz Jr., DC

A Maine native, Dr. Zev J. Myerowitz Jr. graduated with a B.S. in Human Anatomy from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Los Angeles, CA. He then simultaneously graduated from New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) with a Doctorate and from the Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (FLSAOM) with a Masters degree. He is Maine’s leading specialist in Active Release Techniques (ART), the most effective soft tissue injury technique available. Dr. Zev also holds a post-graduate certification in Sports Science and Human Performance, NYCC’s athletic specialty certification, and has worked with hundreds of athletes successfully. His clinical experience is international, having completed an internship at the Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Hangzhou, China. Dr. Zev is both a licensed chiropractor and fully distinctly licensed acupuncturist in Southern Maine and received the distinction of 2017 MCA Chiropractor of the Year.

Executive Director
Robert Reed

Robert ”Bob” Reed serves as Executive Director of the Maine Chiropractic Association handling the day to day work of the association, including, conference planning, marketing, finances and other needs. He has over 30 years experience in Health Care Finance & Management including his first professional position working for a Chiropractor in Maine in 1985. He is available to answer questions on billing and contracting as well as assist with other insurance questions through the help desk.

In his spare time Bob serves as Chairman of the Lewiston Finance Committee, as Chair of the Looking Ahead Clubhouse and as a volunteer with the Boy Scouts of America.

You can contact Bob by email at [email protected] or by phone (207) 622-5421

Legislative Analyst
John Royce

A 1976 Magna Cum Laude graduate of Arizona State University, John graduated with a double major in English and Political Science.

After graduation John returned to his home state of Maine and took a position as a legislative analyst with the 108th Maine Legislature. He held that position until becoming lobbyist and Executive Director of the Maine Chiropractic Association in 1978. John is now strictly the Legislative agent for the MCA.

Board Member
Michael Hoyt, DC

Dr. Hoyt started in practice on Main St. Winthrop in 1979 after graduating from New York Chiropractic College. In 1985 we started construction on our current office building on Route 202 and we moved in at the end of March, 1986. My wife Gail was our first staff person and office manager. She still fills in when needed, along with running her busy massage practice. Over the years we have had eight associate chiropractors in the practice, the most recent being our daughter Lacaya. Ours is obviously a family practice, from the people who work here to the people we treat.”

Dr. Mike graduated from Carrabec High School and then attended the University of Maine at Orono before getting his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at New York Chiropractic College. He started practice on April 1st 1979.

Board Member
Patrick Reeder, DC

Patrick grew up in Lewiston and is a second generation Chiropractor in Lewiston, following the footsteps of his father John Reeder, DC. Patrick completed his Doctorate of Chiropractic at Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. He has obtained the postgraduate designation of Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians.

Board Member
Anita Knopp, DC

Dr. Anita Knopp received her Doctorate in Chiropractic from Palmer College, Davenport, Iowa in 1985. Since then, Dr. Anita has helped thousands of patients achieve long-term health. Working together, she and her patients have reduced pain and restored balance, vitality and productivity to their lives.

In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Anita participated in the development of F.R.A.S. (Force Recording and Analysis System) and has served on many chiropractic and wellness boards. In 2006, her peers chose her to be Maine’s “Chiropractor of the Year.” and in 2009, she received the President’s Award from the Maine Chiropractic Association.

Board Member
Mark Laney, DC

Board Member
Aaron McArthur, DC

Aaron is clinical director at the only Chiropractic Neurology practice in the state of Maine. He is board certified as a chiropractor, as well as the field of functional neurology. He has maintained a fellowship in vestibular rehabilitation since 2010, and is one of few in the nation with such a distinction. This allows him to diagnose and treat Vertigo, Dizziness, Migraines and people with light-headed symptoms with excellent, reproducible results.

Board Member
Danielle Grondin-Stevens, DC

Danielle grew up in Sabattus Mane and graduating from Oak Hill HS and then attending Saint Michael’s College in Vermont. After graduation, Dr. Grondin-Stevens continued her education at the University of Southern Maine in Portland, studying the sciences in greater detail and working as a research tech investigating various subjects such as genetics, marine biology, and the environmental impact of various carcinogens and their ability to cause cancer in human tissue.

Dr. Grondin-Stevens then went on to New York Chiropractic College in upstate NY, where she received both her doctorate in Chiropractic and her Master’s degree in Applied Clinical Nutrition. She believes very strongly that chiropractic and nutrition go hand in hand in the quest for health. After starting a practice in Virginia, she realized how much she missed her friends and family in New England. The practice was sold in the summer of 2012 and Dr. Grondin-Stevens headed back to Maine where she purchased what is now Full Circle Health & Wellness. She is a Proficiency rated Activator doctor.