Timothy Hammer, DC, MPH
Dr. Hammer received his Bachelor of Science degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU) in 2000 and his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in April 2002. From January 2004 to August 2008 he worked as a Clinical Research Associate at the Wolfe-Harris Center for Clinical Studies (WHCCS). His focus during this time was on the evaluation and treatment of study participants in several randomized clinical trials. He also assisted with the preparation of several proposals for funding.
Dr. Hammer specializes in treating patients with back pain, neck pain and headaches. His treatments may include a combination of chiropractic manipulations, soft-tissue work and home stretching exercises. He provides patients with educational tools and physical exercises to assist in the recovery process after they leave the clinic.
He completed a three year post-doc fellowship in the National Institute of Health Clinical Research Program where he attained a Masters of Science degree in Clinical Research. During this fellowship he was a co-investigator for clinical trials at the Berman Center for Outcomes and Clinical Research.
Dr. Hammer completed his MHA Masters in Health Care Administration for working professionals at the University of Minnesota in 2010, focusing on accountable care organizations and telehealth.
He is currently an UP-HI Federally Funded Graduate Student at the University of Minnesota in the Institute for Health Informatics Department.