Dr. Michael Compton has been licensed as a Doctor of Chiropractic medicine, a registered nurse, and as a Family Nurse Practitioner in the state of Arizona since 2010, 2013, and 2015, respectively. He is board certified as a Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C) by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board; holds board certification in pain management, and is board certified in pain management by the American Academy of Procedural Medicine, board eligible in neurology from the American Board of Chiropractic Neurology and the International Board of Functional Neurology. At present time he is completing fellowship training in Pain Management, Brain Injury Rehabilitation, and Vestibular Rehabilitation. Dr. Compton’s clinical practice is focused on the treatment of patients with acute, sub-acute, or chronic neurological; orthopedic; or pain conditions. In addition to his clinical practice, he regularly provided clinical training as clinical faculty for post-graduate nurse practitioner training. A common part of his practice is providing expert witness testimony and independent medical examination services for both plaintiff and defense counsel on liability and industrial claims. His clinical interests include regenerative medicine, ortho biologics, stem cells, traumatic brain injury, and neuro-immune disease.
Dr. Compton is the father a proud father of his son Ari, and the husband to his beautiful wife Pooja. He has two dogs and enjoys exercise, food, and spending time with his family and friends.
Degrees | Certifications
Family Nurse Practitioner
Doctor of Chiropractic
Board Certified Pain Management
Board Eligible in Neurology
Fellowship trained in stem cell therapies
October 2013-August 2015, Herzing University, Menomonee Falls, WI- Master of Nursing Science- Family Nurse Practitioner
August 2011-May 2013, Wayland Baptist University, San Antonio, TX- B.S. Nursing (BSN)
September 2005-November 2009, Northwestern Health Sciences, University Bloomington, MN-Doctor of Chiropractic
September 2005-August 2009, Northwestern Health Sciences, University Bloomington, MN-B.S. Human Biology