About Us

Dr Michael TiggesDr. Michael J. Tigges

Certified DOT Medical Examiner
Chiropractic Physician


Dr. Tigges is one of the first in TN to become a certified DOT Medical Examiner of the United States Federal Government. The National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners requires all medical examiners performing physical examinations for interstate commercial motor vehicle drivers to be trained and certified in FMCSA physical qualification standards.


Palmer College, School of Chiropractic, D.C.

Chiropractic Care Clinic for Tennessee & DOT Physicals Drug & Alcohol Testing

Tigges Chiropractic Clinic, was established by Dr. Michael Tigges in July of 1988. The 2500 square foot state of the art facility has a well-trained staff to assist you with your health care needs.

Dr. Michael J. Tigges is originally from Dubuque, Iowa. He earned his Doctorate Degree from Palmer University School of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA. He has been practicing for more than 25 years. He started his practice in 1988 in Gallatin, TN. He serves his patients who live in surrounding communities in middle TN, or those passing through the area. He is a member of the Tennessee Chiropractic Association.

Tigges chiropractic clinic has been on the forefront of the health care profession and was one of the first clinics to integrate chiropractic with physiotherapy and exercise rehabilitation with the use of digital X-ray. The combination of safe, drugless modalities and diagnostic testing allows for speedy recovery from most musculoskeletal conditions.

Located next To Sumner Regional Health Systems in Gallatin, Tennessee, Tigges Chiropractic has been serving Gallatin for more than 25 years. We also provide quality comprehensive care for auto accidents, sports injuries, painful syndromes and work related injuries and now provide DOT Physicals Drug & Alcohol Testing.

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