Dr. Waltemate’s Biography
A native of Southern Illinois, Dr. Waltemate attended undergraduate school at Southwestern Illinois College and Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. He received his training in Chiropractic from Logan College in Chesterfield, MO where he was on the Dean’s List and received his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Chiropractic degrees. He graduated from Logan College in 2002, passed all four parts of the National Board Examination and also passed the physical therapy portion. He went into private practice and established a reputation for correcting spinal misalignments, including scoliosis.
Dr. Waltemate received his first acupuncture certification from Logan College in 2004 and his second in 2005. Also in 2005 he received a diploma from The Institute of Classical Five-Element Acupuncture in Santa Monica, CA. He also completed a preceptorship with Marcy Goldstein, M.D. who was trained by the famous master of the lineage, Dr. J.R. Worsley.
In 2008 he took a break from private practice and worked in the operating room as an intraoperative neurophysiological monitor. Missing the patient interaction, he stopped monitoring surgeries at the various hospitals throughout the Midwest and decided to go back to private practice with a focus on acupuncture and oriental medicine. Currently he practices in Swansea, IL at Park Place #14.
Dr. Waltemate has been married since 2001 and has 5 children.
Eric Waltemate, DC, LAc (IN)
14 Park Place Suite A
SWANSEA, IL 62226