Meet The Doctor

Tim M. Rhoads, D.C.

Dr. Tim Rhoads is a doctor of Chiropractic who comes from a family of chiropractors that includes his Father, Dr. D.R. Rhoads, (now deceased); and his brothers, Dr. Harvey Rhoads (practicing in Troy, MO) and Dr. Bart Rhoads (practicing in Jefferson City, MO).

Following graduation from Parker College of Chiropractic in 1988, Rolla chiropractor, Dr. Tim Rhoads practiced with his father in Jefferson City, MO for a period of two years. Later, he personally studied under Dr. Dick Versendaal (founder and originator of Contact Reflex Analysis) for a period of seven years.

Dr. Tim has been in successful clinical practice for 30 years, most currently at Ozark Wellness Practice in Rolla, MO. He continues his education to offer his patients the most effective alternative, holistic treatment choices. He is licensed to practice chiropractic in three different states, including Missouri.

Here's a list of Dr. Rhoads' professional courses, certifications and awards:

Professional Course

  1. Heron
  2. National Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  3. Parker College of Chiropractic
  4. State of MO Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  5. Spine Research Institute of San Diego
  6. Chiropractic Assoc. council of Wellness Science
  7. Chiropractic Assoc. council of Wellness Science
  8. Chiropractic Assoc. council of Wellness Science
  9. Chiropractic Assoc. council of Wellness Science
  10. Spirit 2000, Inc.


    1. Athletic Extremity Adjusting, 1987
    2. Evidence of Satisfactory Attainment, 1988

    1. Scholastic Excellence Certificate, 1988

    1. Physio Therapy and Traction Certificate, 1990

    1. Advanced course in cervical trauma,1998

    1. Wellness Based Nutrition and Hygiene, 2006

    1. Scientific & Philosophical validation of the Chiropractic Wellness Paradigm, 2007
    2. Wellness Phys. Fitness & Spinal Hygiene, 2007

  1. Wellness State of Mind, Emotional Health & Eliciting Patient Lifestyle Change, 2007
  2. Biology of Perception Psychology of Change, 2008

Honors and Awards

American Colleges & University
Parker College of Chiropractic
Parker College of Chiropractic
Parker College of Chiropractic
The Concept-Therapy Institute


International Who’s Who of Professionals, 1988
Chiropractic Philosophy Award, 1988
X-ray Proficiency Award, 1988
Clinical Proficiency Award, 1988
The Chiropractic Innate Healer Award, 1992

Articles and Publications

Dr. Tim has compiled a booklet entitled "Eating for Wellness." A powerful tool for the alternative, holistic health lifestyle, this booklet offers quick information about healthy eating, food combining, etc. Click on the picture at left to access the booklet on line.
(Portions taken from "The Innate Diet & Natural Hygiene," written by James L. Chestnut B.Ed., MSc., D.C.)