Dr. Jeffrey Watkin


Doctor of Chiropractic, National College of Chiropractic, Lombard, Illinois, 1996-1999

B.S. Human Biology,National College of Chiropractic, Lombard Illinois 1996-1997

B.S. Kinesiology University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario,CANADA 1991-1994


Post-Graduate Training

Chiropractic Orthopedics Board Qualified, 352 hours - National University of Health Sciences, Lombard, IL 2003 - 2005

Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician Board Qualified, 280 hours training - Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA 2000 - 2003.

Acupuncture, 100 hour Certificate, National College of Chiropractic, Lombard, IL 1996 - 1999.

Frequency Specific Microcurrent Therapy (FSM) Basic/Intermediate Seminar, National University of Health Sciences, Lombard, IL October 2000.

Frequency Specific Microcurrent Therapy (FSM), Advanced Seminar - Portland, OR May 2001.

Nutritional Boot Camp - Metagenics Health Coaching, Austin, TX 1999

Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist - National Strength and Conditioning Assocaition, 1999.

Certification in Gait Analysis and Orthotic Prescription - The Orthotic Group, Markham, Ontario, Canada 1999.


Graduation with Honors from National College of Chiropractic

Workshop and seminar speaker for HealthQuest

Dean's Honor Roll (Trimester's 1 - 8), National College of Chiropractic

Grant-In-Aid Scholarship (Trimester's 3 - 8), National College of Chiropractic


Born and raised in Canada Dr. Watkin combined his love of hockey the national sport, with a consuming interest in the role of physical fitness in the human body to guide his formal education towards the study of chiropractic medicine. His
path followed a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology at The University of Waterloo in Canada, then to The National College of Chiropractic of College in Chicago where a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology followed culminating in a Doctor of Chiropractic degree. He then settled into a career as a Chiropractic Physician joining Dr. Dana Pletcher’s practice in Libertyville, Illinois and has spent the last ten years working with patients of all ages and walks of life. During his tenure at Health Quest he has developed a strong patient loyalty and as his reputation continues to spread adds new patients on an ongoing basis. Dr. Watkin has continued to keep current with current trends as witnessed by his post graduate training.

"We were all given the ability to heal ourselves. As a Chiropractic Physician I use my hands to help guide our bodies into optimal health."