Thomas J. Augat, DC, MS, CCSP, FASA has practiced for 25 years in Maine, with a primary chiropractic clinic in Brunswick and satellite offices in Boothbay and Kingfield. He is a 1987 graduate of Palmer College, Davenport with academic and research honors and he holds a Master of Science degree from the University of Arkansas (1979) and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Oregon (1977). He received his post-graduate training as a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP) from National College of Chiropractic (1994) and was awarded a Fellow in Chiropractic Acupuncture through the Acupuncture Society of America (2000). Dr. Augat is the current Chairman of the Council on Chiropractic Guidelines and Practice Parameters (CCGPP). He has been Maine’s Medicare CCAC rep for over a decade. Dr. Augat has served as President of the Northeast Chiropractic Council as well as President of the Maine Chiropractic Association (MCA). He has been his state’s President for the Palmer College International Alumni Association and he has served on the advisory board for the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic. Dr. Augat developed and co-chaired NECC’s Chiropractic Leadership Conference. He served as President of his class throughout his time at Palmer College. Dr. Augat has treated numerous Olympic and professional athletes and he has lectured and published. He is passionate about life and frequently travels internationally, including adventure travel, fishing and SCUBA diving and he has treated indigenous tribal people on his own in the San Blas archipelago off the Caribbean coast of Panama. Dr. Augat is an avid downhill and cross country skier, fly fisherman, whitewater kayaker, mountaineer and hiker, photographer and guitarist and he works out daily.