Scott D. Ungemach, D.C., M.U.A.C.

Scott D. Ungemach, D.C., M.U.A.C.
De Jesus Family Chiropractic 298 Rock Glen Rd, Sugarloaf, PA 18249
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Scott D. Ungemach, D.C., M.U.A.C.

Dr. Scott D. Ungemach is Board Certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiner's (parts I, II, III, and IV ad Physiotherapy), and is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania. He had proudly served North Eastern Pennsylvania communities since 1999. He owns and operates Suburban Spine in Chadds Ford Pa and also practices at De Jesus Family Chiropractic in Sugarloaf Pa. He is an honors graduate of Bloomsburg University and a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Life University School of Chiropractic.

Dr. Ungemach is a Certified MUA Practitioner. Manipulation Under Anesthesia, or MUA, is a highly specialized, non-invasive stretching technique for chronic pain patients who have failed to respond to long term conservative care or failed surgical interventions. Manipulation Under Anesthesia works by breaking up adhesions and scar tissues to restore range of motion while the patient is in a safe, temporary twilight sedation. The treatment is performed in a hospital or ambulatory surgery center (ASC) by licensed physicians with specialized training and certification specifically for the procedure. A team approach is required to have safe and successful results.

Dr. Scott D. Ungemach works to provide his patients with the most effective solutions to reduce their pain and restore function."I take pride in the fact that I know what I can and cannot treat with physical medicine. More importantly, I know when I need to refer out. I believe that to arrive at the best treatment solutions for our patients, physicians must have a strong understanding of all the options available and a willingness to utilize them."

From the urgent to often complex needs of serious auto accidents, personal and athletic injuries, to patients with repetitive motion injuries and/or general muscle imbalances, Dr. Scott tries to provide his patients with the most effective solutions to reduce their pain and restore function. As a result, he often integrates services directed by other specialists in related fields. These areas include physical therapy, pain management and orthopedic specialist's, if needed. He creates a customized treatment plan that works best for each patients unique needs.

Dr. Ungemach has been named to America's Top Chiropractors, Americas Best Chiropractors, and has been recognized by the Worldwide Leaders in Health Care organization - Where members are selected for their contribution to excellence in Healthcare. The organization is part of the International Association of HealthCare Professionals which is made up of over 100 different medical societies. Dr. Scott D. Ungemach offers multiple chiropractic techniques including Sigma Methods - the most advanced computer aided analysis and adjusting instrument in chiropractic today and is only one of a handful of doctors in PA certified in the technique. Low force instrument adjusting, Peirce, Flexion/Distraction, Cox, Diversified, Thompson, Activator, PNT, Soft tissue manipulation, Upper Cervical, and advanced extremity manipulation techniques. Dr. Ungemach's extensive knowledge of these techniques allows him to treat most spinal and extremity problems quickly, effectively, and painlessly.
Years In Practice 20
Primary Specialty

Chiropractor

Gender Male
Education Bloomsburg University - BS - Exercise Physiology, Cum Laude 1995.
Life University School of Chiropractic - Doctor of Chiropractic, Magna Cum Laude 1999.
New York Chiropractic College - Adjunctive procedures 1999
Training Internship - Life University Student Clinic - Chiropractic Physician
Internship - Life University Main Clinic - Chiropractic Physician
Externship - Life University Downtown Clinic - Chiropractic Physician , Atlanta Ga.
Externship - Life University North Clinic - Chiropractic Physician and Radiological Tech Marietta Ga.
Affiliations International Chiropractic Association
American Chiropractic Association
Certification Sigma Methods - Computer Aided Analysis and Adjusting
Flexion/Distraction
Thompson Technique
Pierce Technique
Gonstead Technique
Diversified Technique
Activator Methods
Muscle Energy
Websters Techniuqe
Payment Options Most major Insurance's
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Services Since graduating from chiropractic school, Dr. Ungemach has continued to pursue his education and has taken post-doctoral courses in - Manipulation Under Anesthesia (MUA), Computer Aided Analysis and Adjusting, Whiplash/Spinal Trauma, Diagnosing/Differentiating/Treating Fibromyalgia and Myofascial pain syndrome, Trigger point therapy and soft tissue techniques, Treatment and prevention of Sports Injuries, Biomechanics. Ergonomics in the workplace, Treatment and management of scoliosis, Detection and correction of muscle imbalances, Pediatric and Geriatric specialized care, Posture, Gait, and Sensory-Motor Training, Spinal pain syndromes, Advanced Functional Extremity Training and Adjusting, TMJ, and Advanced radiological (X-ray, CT, MRI) reading and interpretation to name a few.

"My focus in practice is family/wellness and sports medicine centered. I have treated patients of all ages, from professional athletes to patients simply needing high quality chiropractic care. I use multiple chiropractic techniques in my practice including the Sigma Ultralign Computer Adjusting Instrument, Thompson, Peirce, Flexion/Distraction, Cox, Diversified, Activator, PNT, Soft tissue manipulation, Muscle Energy, Upper Cervical techniques, and Extremity adjusting techniques depending on each patient's unique needs." Dr. Ungemach's extensive knowledge of these techniques allows him to treat most spinal and extremity problems in his office, easily and effectively with the primary goal of reducing pain and dysfunction, while restoring strength and improving athletic performance.

Dr. Ungemach's proven treatment approach and protocols also applies to those who require performance optimization from the physical stress of regular activities of daily living or from prolonged work postures, which can lead to repetitive strain disorders or injuries.
Additional Services Sports Medicine, Chiropractic Extremity Practioner
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Recent Reviews
Prior to Dr. Scott's relocation he effectively served my occasional chiropractic needs with professionalism and efficiency. I am disappointed to find that he has relocated beyond the distance I am willing to travel. He will serve his new clients well.
As a first-timer to the Chiropractic world, I couldn't have possibly had a better experience. I was welcomed by both Dr. Scott and his staff with the most open of arms, and I felt like I had been going there for years. The entire process was prompt and painless, from checking in all the way through the amazing computer instrument adjustment. There was not a single second in which I felt that I was lacking individual care. Dr. Scott called me later in the evening to "Welcome me to the fold", as he so put it. He went over his recovery instructions, and provided tips and tricks to prevent future problems. I honestly believe that Dr. Scott genuinely cares about everyone that he meets and/or treats. If this review isn't convincing enough, I implore you to schedule an appointment with Dr. Ungemach at Hoch Chiropractic and see for yourself.
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