Dr Ron Bouffard grew up in Lewiston, Maine, attended Boston University for his undergraduate education and ended up Graduating Sum Cum Laude from Palmer College of Chiropractic in June of 1995.
He began his practice on the Boothbay Peninsula in July of 1995 working under the guidance of Dr Thomas Augat in a small satellite office in Boothbay Center. In 1997, Dr. Ron purchased the practice from Dr. Tom and renamed the practice “The Boothbay Chiropractor”. In 2001, Dr Ron purchased the building located at 18 West Street and has made that his chiropractic office and residence.
Dr Ron practices the “Palmer Method” of chiropractic manipulation which consist of manual adjusting using Diversified, Gonstead and Drop Table adjusting. In addition to these techniques, Dr Ron also is certified as an Activator Methods practitioner and Cox Flexion/Distraction practitioner. In his search for continuing education, Dr Ron has maintained a level of interest in the use of nutrition and nutraceuticals and botanicals as a method of care for his patients.
He is a Board-Certified Chiropractic Internist and a Board -Certified Clinical Nutritionist. With these Board certifications, Dr Ron has a great working knowledge of physiology and looks to help patients get better by better understand how to feed the body to get optimum wellness. He considers regular adjustments, proper exercise and sleep and learning how to nourish the body to maximize its efficiency and ultimately maintain wellness to not rely heavily on medication. Dr Ron considers this a truly holistic approach to health and wellness.
If you have any questions about our Boothbay Chiropractor, or would like to learn more about chiropractic care at The Boothbay Chiropractor, please call us at 207-633-5500 today!