Meet Dr. Brook
A 1972 graduate of the University of the State of New York at Buffalo, a 1977 graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic in Chesterfield, Mo., Dr. Robert Brook began practice in Arizona in 1977. An Arizona licensed Chiropractic Physician; he also has earned Arizona Chiropractic Board of Examiners Certification in both Physical Medicine Modalities and Therapeutic Procedures and Acupuncture. In addition to his certification in Chiropractic Acupuncture, he is also a Licensed Acupuncturist, (LAc) by the Arizona Board of Acupuncture Examiners.
In 1993, Dr. Brook became Tucson’s first Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist, a Diplomate of the American Board of Chiropractic Neurology.
“The Diplomate Program in Neurology Certification awarded by the American Chiropractic Neurology Board is fully accredited by the National Commission for Certification Agencies (NCCA), the accreditation body of the National Organization for Competency Assurance (NOCA). The American Chiropractic Neurology Board is the only specialty certification agency for the Chiropractic Profession that is fully accredited by NCCA. NCCA’s standards exceed the requirements set forth by the American Psychological Association and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The National Organization for Competency Assurance is the leader in setting Quality Standards for Credentialing Organizations.”
Board Certification is granted to those who complete the 300+ hours of post-graduate training and pass the practical and written board examination. Chiropractic Neurology is defined as the field of functional neurology that engages the individual in a structured and targeted approach to affect positive changes in the nervous system and consequently a patient’s physiology and behavior. Maintaining Diplomate status as a Chiropractic Neurologist requires a minimum of 30 hours of continuing education in neurology every year. In 2010, Dr. Brook was named Fellow the interdisciplinary American College of Functional Neurology.