Preferred Medical & Rehab | Meet The Team
Dr. Chad D. Hedges, DC, MS, CCSP,
Director of Clinics
Practicing at Eastside Location
Dr. Chad D. Hedges received his Bachelor's degree from Ohio University in 2010, his Doctorate from National University of Health Sciences in 2015, and a Post-Doctoral Master's degree from the University of Western States in 2016. His post-doctoral education and clinical training lead to his specialty in Chiropractic Sports Medicine from the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians. Dr. Hedges has studied extensively in the areas of sports medicine, sports rehabilitation, biomechanical analysis, motion palpation, manual physical medicine, spinal rehabilitation, and nutrition.
Dr. Hedges has treated athletes at all levels of the game (recreational, youth, college, semi-pro, and professional). He takes pleasure in treating younger and recreational athletes and particularly enjoys accepting new patients with more challenging cases. Although Dr. Hedges has a specialty in Chiropractic Sports Medicine, his practice encompasses a wide range of patient demographics as he is well equipped to conservatively evaluate and manage a variety of musculoskeletal conditions. Dr. Hedges encourages a multi-disciplinary approach to healthcare and works closely with several primary care physicians, physiatrist, pain management specialist, orthopedist, and neurosurgeons within the Anchorage, Ak community.
Dr. Hedges was born and raised in Lancaster, OH. He met his wife, Dr. Tami Hedges, while in undergrad at Ohio University. Together, they have 3 children (Carrie, Landon, Mia). During Dr. Hedges' free time, he enjoys being with family, working out, hiking, and golf.
Whether you have a new injury, or are growing frustrated with an old one, you can rest assured that Dr. Hedges will do all of the necessary tests and treatment to get you back to functioning at your highest level possible.
- Ohio University- B.S. in Health Sciences
- National University of Health Sciences- D.C. (Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine)
- University of Western States- Post-Doctoral M.S. in Sports Medicine
- American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians
- Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP)
Dr. Sola Olamikan MD, MBA
Dr. Sola Olamikan has over 10 years of medical experience in both anesthesiology and multidisciplinary pain medicine, including several years practicing with the pediatric population. He is triple-board certified in anesthesiology, pediatric anesthesiology and pain medicine.
After obtaining a medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, Dr. Olamikan completed his internship in Family Medicine at the University of Texas, also in Houston, Texas. His residency took place at the State University of New York, followed by his first fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesiology at the University of Colorado in Denver. He began his next fellowship in Pain Medicine at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque and completed it at the University of Washington, Seattle. During this period, he had an opportunity to visit Alaska and decided it was an excellent place to live. He also earned a MBA in Healthcare Management and Leadership.
Dr. Olamikan is an accomplished educator. He was an associate professor at the University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School and Children's Health Medical Center in Dallas where he was a Pediatric Anesthesiologist and a Pediatric Pain Specialist. He also served adult populations while stationed in Seattle, Washington.
A strong advocate for the advancement of physical and mental pain management, Dr. Olamikan strives to incorporate multimodal and multidisciplinary approaches (including, but not limited to medications, procedures and interventions, mental-health care, physical therapy, patient teaching and empowerment and alternative medicine) in achieving the optimal outcome for patients and clients tailored to their specific needs.