Dr. Michael Porter

Michael T. Porter is a board certified Chiropractor- practicing Chiropractic in Park Ridge, Illinois since 1982. Dr. Porter wanted to become a chiropractor due to his family’s ties to the profession dating back to 1926, when his grandfather, Dr. William Lichter, graduated from the National College of Chiropractic. Dr. Porter attended Kendall College and Arizona State and also attended the National College of Chiropractic to become a chiropractor like his grandfather before him. He has been providing quality chiropractic care to Park Ridge, Illinois residents since that time.

Dr. Porter is the co founder of Oakton Chiropractic Clinic which serves the needs of Chiropractic patients throughout the Chicago land area. Dr.Porter has lectured at numerous businesses,church groups and large companies on Chiropractic and safety as well as many public awareness spinal screenings. Dr.Porter works with many local medical doctors and their respective hospitals. Dr Porter and his wife of 27 years live in Buffalo Grove and have three sons and a beloved Malti-Poo.


Undergraduate – Arizona State University.

Chiropractic school-National University Of Health Sciences earned Doctor of Chiropractic & B.S. in Human Biology

Internship- Chicago General, Chicago,Illinois.

Fellow-International Academy Of Medical Acupuncture.


Center Of Concern

Lions International


Illinois Chiropractic Society

Gonstead Clinical Studies Society