DrMichaelKrasnov durham nc chiropractor chiropractic partners.jpeg

About Dr. Michael Krasnov

Chiropractor - Durham, NC

My first encounter with a chiropractor was similar to the experience of many of my new patients. I had a problem, in my case hip pain, that conventional medicine was unable to resolve, and someone suggested I see a chiropractor.  I was an avid martial artist and my hip pain was preventing me from engaging in the sport I loved.

I went to two different medical doctors. The first told me to stop doing martial arts and the second wanted me to take a lot of pain pills. When someone told me I should see I chiropractor, I had no idea what a chiropractor was or did.  But I figured I had nothing to lose.

After my first treatment I already felt better, and after several more treatments, and following the chiropractor’s advice on home care, I was back to normal. I was very impressed.

In fact, I was so impressed that when I needed to make a career choice, becoming a chiropractor was an easy decision.  I always liked working with my hands, and I was also very inclined towards a healthy lifestyle. Chiropractic just made sense.

I love being able to help people get out of pain as well as feel and perform better. I also enjoy giving them tools to foster lifelong health and wellness.

I consider it an honor every time a patient allows us to serve them, and we strive to give every patient a personalized and comfortable experience.

durham chiropractor interior waiting room chiropractic partners.jpg

Dr. Michael Krasnov's Academics & Involvement

Doctor of Chiropractic:  New York Chiropractic College

Certifications:  Board-Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician; Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner, Acupuncture, Active Release Technique, Sound Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization; Board Certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners and North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners

 

Continuing Education:   Spinal Rehabilitation, Extremity Treatment, Sports Injuries, Whiplash, Nutrition, Acupuncture, Radiology, Neurology, Myofascial Therapy, Active Release Techniques, Sound Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization, Impulse Instrument Adjusting

 

Additional degrees & Academic Awards:  BA: Bard College, member of Dean’s List: Postdoctoral Faculty, Palmer and Life Chiropractic Colleges; Adjunct Faculty, Duke Medical Center

 

Memberships:  American Chiropractic Association; American Chiropractic Association Sports Council;  North Carolina Chiropractic Association

 

Awards:  Best Chiropractor in the Triangle, Spectator Magazine; President's Award, Chiropractic Partners

 

Professional  Appointments & Affiliations:  Official Team Chiropractor: North Carolina State University Athletic Department, 1990-96; Duke University Athletic Department,1996-2009; Chairman, North Carolina Chiropractic Association Sports Council 1998-2004; NCAA Track and Field National Championship, 1995 and 2000; U.S. Olympic Track and Field Team, 1996; USA Track and Field National Championships, 2010, 2011, and 2015; USA Track and Field Olympic Trials 2012, 2016, and 2021.

 

Community Involvement:  Supporter of Local Food Pantries, Corporate Sponsor of Hillsborough Sportsplex

Advanced Training: Active Release Technique (ART), instrument assisted soft tissue techniques, cupping techniques, Kinesio-taping techniques, sports medicine

What Our Patients Are Saying

google logo for chiropractor review.png

"Highly recommended!"

Highly recommend! I had knee pain and wasn't able to run. I tried physical therapy for months, but that wasn't working. I had never been to a chiropractor before and was hesitant, but Dr. Krasnov and his team made me feel comfortable.

 

Dr. K explains what he is doing and why as he is treating you, which I found very helpful. After completing my treatment plan my knee is feeling much better. Also, the treatment plan was affordable. I am very grateful to Dr. K and his staff! - Nell F.

Verified 5-Star Google Review

google logo for chiropractor review.png

"Highly recommended"

I had laser treatment for neuralgia from Lydia, one of Dr. Krasnov’s assistants. She was skilled, professional and compassionate. Everyone in this office is, and I always feel like I get great value for anytime I’ve spent there. Highly recommended. - Kate M.

Verified 5-Star Google Review

google logo for chiropractor review.png

"Can NOT be matched"

The knowledge and experience of Dr. Krasnov can NOT be matched. He listens, he remembers, he shares knowledge. Every visit makes my health and functionality better. - Bubba NC

Verified 5-Star Google Review

google logo for chiropractor review.png

"Such a positive experience"

I’ve had such a positive experience with Dr. Krasnov! His approach is so much more than just adjustments. He integrates other methods (cupping, structural integration) to heal and relieve pain.

 

I came here for a hiatal hernia and was able to stop taking omeprazole for the first time in 28 years! He’s also worked wonders on my tight, achy back. I highly recommend coming and his staff is amazing as well. - Rhonda M.

Verified 5-Star Google Review