Meet Dr. McNamara
Chiropractor, Functional Medicine Doctor and Weight Loss Specialist
Dr. Jacob McNamara, born and raised in Springfield, IL, has always had a passion for sports and wellness. He excelled in both football and track in high school and college, but it wasn't until he suffered a hamstring injury during a track meet that he was introduced to the world of chiropractic care. The speed of his recovery and the effectiveness of the treatment left a lasting impression on him, driving him to pursue a career in chiropractic medicine.
With a Bachelor of Science in biology from Illinois College and a Summa Cum Laude honors from Palmer College of Chiropractic, Dr. McNamara has a wealth of knowledge and experience. At Palmer, he not only excelled academically but also served as a teaching assistant in the cadaver lab and as a Clinical Teaching Assistant, showcasing his dedication to continuous learning and the sharing of knowledge.
Currently, Dr. McNamara owns McLaughlin Care in Lake Bluff, IL. He specializes in chiropractic care, functional medicine, therapeutic exercise, and wellness, with a deep passion for helping others achieve their optimal health. He is dedicated to each and every one of his patients, taking the time to understand their unique needs and providing personalized care.
When he's not in the office, Dr. McNamara enjoys staying active with his wife and dog, exercising, playing sports, hiking, reading, and researching health and wellness topics to improve his own health and that of his patients. He is a highly skilled and compassionate practitioner, and you can trust him to provide the best care possible.