Dr. Patrick Gallagher graduated from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in 1982 after receiving his Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Minnesota. He and Dr. Trainer started Brook West Chiropractic in 1982. Dr. Gallagher incorporates both manual and light force manipulation into his practices as well as putting an emphasis on exercise and prevention. He is acupuncture certified and utilizes trigger point, myofascial release and Graston techniques when treating soft tissue problems.
He enjoys treating sports injuries and shares and avid interest in golf, in-line skating and cross country skiing. He has completed 16 in-line marathons and in 2012 skied his first American Birkebeiner. He believes that exercise and diet are important to wellness. He has trained many chiropractic interns and earned Associate Clinical Faculty Status from Northwestern Health Science University.