Dr. Sportelli, graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 1962, and has served in many capacities throughout his 55-year career. He currently serves as President of The NCMIC Foundation, a 501 C, (3) non-profit research and education organization. Dr. Sportelli served for 25 years on the board and 20 years as President of NCMIC Group Inc, which provides malpractice insurance and financial services to more than 40,000 doctors of chiropractic, in the United States and possessions.
Dr. Sportelli has lectured extensively on ethics, risk management and incorporating sound procedures to risk-proof your practice. He has a keen interest in patient education, and his patietn education book, Introduction to Chiropractic™, was widely used by doctors of chiropractic across the world.
He serves as one of the profession’s media spokesmen and was recently featured in the 2013 chiropractic documentary “DOCTORED”, and 2015 documentary “UNDOCOTORED”.
His prior involvement in chiropractic nationally and internationally resulted in his serving as President of the World Federation of Chiropractic (WFC) , recently resigned after 31 years on the board of Trustees serving as Vice Chair of the Blue Mountain Health Systems hospital network, now acquired by St. Lukes University Health Network.