Dr. Lou Jacobs
Lou Jacobs, DC, CACCP, originally from Farmington, Maine, opened Jacobs Chiropractic Acupuncture Center in 2003. Dr. Jacobs received his undergraduate degree from The University of Maine at Farmington and Beijing Polytechnic University, Beijing, China. He received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Kansas City, Missouri. Dr. Lou is a member of The International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, The Maine Chiropractic Association, The International Chiropractors Association and The International Federation of Chiropractors and Organizations.
In addition to his degrees, he has accumulated over a thousand of hours in continuing education since graduation from chiropractic college. “Dr. Lou” as he is often called is licensed to perform chiropractic acupuncture (acupuncture performed by a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic). Dr. Lou further specializes in the treatment of children, musicians, extreme sport athletes and pregnant mothers. He was awarded this board certification after completing advanced training and examinations to work with children and moms before, during and after pregnancy by the Academy Council of Chiropractic Pediatrics and The International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (icpa4kids.org).
Dr. Lou is Webster Technique certified and has completed his training with the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.
Dr. Lou is Maine’s specialist in the treatment of musicians. Dr. Lou has worked with dozens of professional local musicians as well as the likes of Trey Anastasio, The Pixies, Gogol Bordello, Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, Tommy Emmanuel, Blackberry Smoke, Mumford & Sons, Steve Vai and many others.
Dr. Lou is also on the board of directors of Snowlion Repertory Company.
On July 10, 2014 Dr. Lou became the first American chiropractor to licensed in Romania and is one of only two chiropractors recognized by the ministry of health and the ORDINUL PRACTICIENILOR de MEDICINA COMPLEMENTARA / ALTERNATIVA. When in Romania, Dr. Lou sees patients at Intermedicas Worldwide. (www.intermedicas.com)(www.chiropractorbucuresti.com)
Dr. Jacobs’ interests include public speaking, music, cars, travel, lifting weights, photography, art, balloon sculpting, and making kids laugh. In addition to research and evidence based care, his attitude toward healing is directed by the wise words “It’s good to have an open mind, but not so open that your brain falls out”. Dr. Lou can be found on twitter @drloujacobs and on Instagram at dr.loujacobs. Dr. Lou lives in Cumberland with his wife and 9 year old daughter.
Dr. Max Jacobs
Dr. Max is currently practicing in Portugal. For more information visit the website below.
Erin Judge, Office Manager
Erin is our office coordinator and day to day manager of all things related to you! Managing your insurance and appointments, and assisting new patients through our exam process are just a few of her many important daily activities.
In her spare time, Erin likes to be outside walking, at the beach, and in her gardens planting flowers and vegetables. She likes cooking and reading. She LOVES animals, especially her 3 cats and her cute, lovable dog Macie! Erin is currently “brushing” up her painting skills, you may find her with her easel at the beach or in a field somewhere in Maine.
Sydney Wolverton, Patient Coordinator
Sydney will most likely be the first person you speak to when you call our office. She is in charge of scheduling your first appointment and coordinating your care schedule to make it as convenient and efficient as possible.
Sydney is a Philadelphia native who, after living in Seattle for a few years, has just moved to Portland. She loves to travel and try new things! She has a Bachelor’s in English Writing and is currently writing a book of travel essays. When she’s not writing, she’s either playing with her cat, testing new recipes, attempting to surf or exploring her new city.