Randy J. Shideler DC
753 N Main St, Bluffton, IN, 46714
Phone: 2608240318
Fax: 2608240318
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http://shidelerchiropractic.com

SELECTED OCCUPATIONAL HISTORY

Clinic Director, Shideler Chiropractic Clinic, Bluffton,Indiana,1980 - Present.
Chiropractor, Edkin Chiropractic Center, Muscatine, Iowa,1979 - 1980


EDUCATION AND LICENSURE

Doctor of Chiropractic, Licensed in the State of Indiana, License # 08000719, 1980-Present.
Doctorate of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa, 1979.
Internship, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa, 1977-1979.
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part I, 1979.
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part II,1979.
Associate Degree in Business, International Business College, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1974.
Undergraduate Studies in Basic Sciences, Indiana University Purdue, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1974-1976.

SELECTED POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS AND DIPLOMATES

Successful Shoulder Techniques, A thorough understanding of the mechanism of specific shoulder injuries. Knowledge of protocols for the resolution of injury including the use of modalities. Specific treatments for shoulder injuries that are proven successful. Fetterman Events 2016

New Blood Biomarkers Useful for Concussion Diagnosis, The utilization of GFAP and UCH-l-1 in determining, traumatic brain injury, mild traumatic brain injury and mild-moderate traumatic brain injury as a triage tool to manage head trauma patients, Accreditation Council on Continuing Medical Education in cooperation with Medscape, 2016

Visceral Manipulation with Risk Management. The evaluation and treatment that requires assessment of the structural relationships between viscera, and their fascial or ligamentous attachments to the musculoskeletal system. Fetterman Events, 2015

Common Conditions Affecting the Athlete. The pathological changes that affect soft tissue and its related articular dysfunction with emphysis on developing an evidence based treatment protocol that is scientifically defensible and designed to produce a predicable outcome. Fetterman Events, 2014

Neurodiagnostics, Imaging Protocols and Pathology of the Trauma Patient, An in-depth understanding of the protocols in triaging and reporting the clinical findings of the trauma patient. Maintaining ethical relationships with the medical-legal community. Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Long Island, New York, 2013

Diagnostics, Risk Factors, Clinical Presentation and Triaging the Trauma Patient, An extensive understanding of the injured with clinically coordinating the history, physical findings and when to integrate neurodiagnostics. An understanding on how to utilize emergency room records in creating an accurate diagnosis and the significance of “risk factors” in spinal injury Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Long Island, New York, 2013

Crash Dynamics and Its Relationship to Causality, An extensive understanding of the physics involved in the transference of energy from the bullet car to the target car. This includes G's of force, newtons, gravity, energy, skid marks, crumple zones, spring factors, event data recorder and the graphing of the movement of the vehicle before, during and after the crash. Determining the clinical correlation of forces and bodily injury. Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Long Island, New York, 2013

MRI, Bone Scan and X-Ray Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, MRI interpretation, physiology, history and clinical indications, bone scan interpretation, physiology and clinical indications, x-ray clinical indications for the trauma patient. Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Long Island, New York, 2013

Neurodiagnostic Testing Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient, Electromyography (EMG), Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV), Somato Sensory Evoked Potential (SSEP), Visual Evoked Potential (VEP), Brain Stem Auditory Evoked Potential (BAER) and Visual-Electronystagmosgraphy (V-ENG) interpretation, protocols and clinical indications for the trauma patient. Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Long Island, New York, 2013

Documentation and Reporting for the Trauma Victim, Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation and diagnosis utilizing the ICD-9 and the CPT to accurately describe the injury through diagnosis. Understanding and utilizing state regulations on reimbursement issues pertaining to healthcare. Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Long Island, New York, 2013

Documenting Clinically Correlated Bodily Injury to Causality, Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation, diagnosis and clinical correlation to the injury when reporting injuries in the medical-legal community. Documenting the kinesiopathology, myopathology, neuropathology, and pathophysiology in both a functional and structural paradigm. Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, Recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards, Long Island, New York, 2013

Documentation & Medicare, Avoiding fraud: Documentation & Medicare, documentation using Medicare guidelines. History requirements, examination findings, treatment plans, re-examination and re-x-ray, progress notes, communicating with insurers, and medical necessity. Palmer College of Chiropractic,Davenport, Iowa, 2012

MRI Clinical Imaging & Diagnostics with Case Studies, Clinical interpretation-the indications and contraindications of MRI, it's risks and benefits. Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, Oregon, 2011

Credentials and Clinically Correlating Causality, The significance documentation and credentials in the personal injury field with a focus on clinically correlating causality, bodily injury and persistent functional loss as sequellae. Academy of Chiropractic Post Doctoral Division, New York Chiropractic Council, New York State Department of Education, Board for Chiropractic, Long Island, New York, 2011

Risk Management and Documentation, National Government Services Medicare update .Indiana State Chiropractic Association, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2010

Diagnostic and Treatment Protocols for Common Golf Injuries, Examination and imaging protocols for treating shoulder injuries. Fetterman Events, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 2010

Medicare Documentation, Medicare Documentation Guidelines in a clinical setting. Indiana State Chiropractic Association, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2009

Clinical Nutrition, Utilizing nutrition in a clinical setting. Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis, Indiana, 2009

Informed Consent, Informing the patient and writing in a language understood by the patient prior to procedures in a clinical setting. Signed by the patient and witnessed. Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,2009

Medicare Documentation, Utilization of Federal Guidelines in documentation and treating the chiropractic patient. Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana, 2008

Common Procedural Terminology, Common procedural terminology, compliance and documentation in managing the chiropractic patient. Indiana State Chiropractic Association, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2008

Mechanism, Diagnostic, Treatment of Lumbar, Thoracic, Cervical Spine and Radicular Pain, Surgical versus non-surgical clinical outcomes in treating spine and radicular pain, Federally funded research findings. Changes in today's spinal manipulations, Neuroanatomical adjustment facts. Protocols of manipulative treatment. Overall cervical spine conditions and treatment. James Cox, Chiropractor and Rudy Kachmann, Neurosurgeon present history of mind-body disease, its physiology, its index of aliments, treatments of the mind-body disease, healthcare savings and Chiropractic as a mainstream medicine. Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis, Indiana, 2007

Indiana State Chiropractic Association Practice Guidelines for Chiropractic, Usual and customary treatment guidelines for reporting to insurance carriers. Indiana State Chiropractic Association, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2006

Scoliosis Detection and Protocol, History, treatment, spinal biomechanics, evaluation, rehabilitation, case studies, of the scoliosis patient.Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis, Indiana, 2005

Coding and Documentation, CPT procedural coding and ICD-9 diagnosis coding for the chiropractic office. Correlation of treatment and diagnosis. Medical records and documentation. Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,2004 Practical Assessment of the Chiropractic Patient, Procedures on practical assessment utilizing physical, orthopedic, and neurological examinations. Indiana State Chiropractic Association, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2003

Evaluation and Treatment of the Whiplash Injury, Whiplash, usual and customary treatment guidelines. Cervical acceleration/deceleration injuries. Guidelines for frequency and duration in cervical acceleration/deceleration trauma. Narrative reporting of the cervical acceleration/deceleration trauma patient. Whiplash impairment rating. Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,2002

Outcome Measure/Functional Capacity Assessment, Outcome measurements tools including Oswestry, Rowland-Morris, and Neck Disability Index and their applicability to the chiropractic practice. Quantification of Outcome measurement under the Functional Capacity Assessment, Utilization of the subjective and objective parameters of the clinical picture as a guide to treatment in Subjective and Objective Numerical Outcome Measure Assessment. Glossary of review of terms, introduction to the outcome measures, outcome measures in detail, predictors of back pain, psychometrics, treatment protocols to include functional restoration and Subjective and Objective Numerical Outcome Measure Assessment. Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,2001

Lower Extremity Adjusting, Adjustment techniques for the lower body with particular emphasis on adjustments to the foot. Pronation protocol, supination protocol, hallux valgus, toe adjustments, and rehabilitative exercises Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,2000

Successful Treatment of Difficult Spinal Pain Syndromes with Therapeutic Nutrition and Rehabilitation.Treating patients with spinal pain, utilizing therapeutic nutrition and rehabilitation in a clinical setting. Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,1999

A Physiological Explanation of Subluxation and its Treatment, Correlating treatment for spinal subluxations Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,1997

Professional Boundaries and Chiropractic Laws and Rules, Awareness and utilization of the professional boundaries and chiropractic laws and rules in treating the chiropractic patient. Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,1997

Chiropractic Documentation, Documentation of the patient in the Subjective, Objective, Assessment, Plan format.Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,1996

Accumulative Disorders, Diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation of carpal tunnel syndrome and other accumulative disorders. Palmer College of Chiropractic,Davenport,Iowa,1995

The Vertebral Motor Unit, Study of the Anatomy and Function of the Vertebral Motor Unit Indiana State Chiropractic Association,Indianapolis,Indiana,1995

Surface Electromyograph in Chiropractic Practice, Utilization of Surface Electromyograph in chiropractic practice. National-Lincoln School of Post Graduate Education,Lombard,Illinois,1995

A.M.A. Permanent Medical Impairment, Performance of A.M.A. permanent medical impairment examination and credible medical fact finding. Medical Management Consultants, Inc.,Alabama,1993

Radiologic Perspective on Low Back Pain, Utilization of radiology and clinical correlation in the low back pain presenting patient. Northwestern College of Chiropractic,Bloomington,Minnesota,1987

Orthopedics, Study of clinical orthopedics in the assessment of the presenting patient. National-Lincoln School of Postgraduate Education, Lombard, Illinois,1986

Risk Management and Documentation ,Managing the chiropractic patient utilizing usual and customary guidelines. Indiana State Chiropractic Association, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1985

Diplomate, National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Davenport, Iowa, 1979

SELECTED MEMBERSHIPS

American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals, member, 2013-Present. 
Academy of Chiropractic, member, 2012-Present. 
Medical Management Consultants, member, 1993-Present. 
Parker Chiropractic Research Foundation, member, 1987-Present. 
American Chiropractic Association, member, 1980-Present. 
Indiana State Chiropractic Association, member, 1980-Present. 
Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research, member, 1987-2009