We proudly deliver quality, comprehensive chiropractic care to the Portland, OR community and surrounding areas. We are passionate about the Pacific Northwest and all the amazing outdoor activities the PNW offers. Our doctors and massage therapists specialize in restoring optimal function of your nervous system to get you back to your adventures. Whether you are an avid hiker, returning from a kayaking excursion, recovering from a ski trip, or just looking to improve overall heath for you and your family, we are here to serve YOU!


review1-compressor “I have been going to Ott Chiropractic NW for over 10 years. my frist visit I could hardly move, I had such a sore neck from who knows what! Dr. Ott took me in for a last minute appt. fixed me up and called me personally the next morning to see how I was doing. You just can’t find better care like that.”
– Marlene D.

post2 “As soon as I stepped into Ott Chiropractic NW, I felt right at home. The front desk staff is very welcoming. Dr. Gail Ott and his son Dr. Shane Ott made me feel very comfortable and well taken care of. They are a great family team. I love the warm atmosphere of the clinic and would recommend it to anyone who is need of an adjustment or massage therapy-which by the way, was an incredible experience.”
– A.L.R.

post2 “OCNW coached me to understand my health and nutrition. I lost 37 pounds of fat over a period of 4 months, during which time I learned to see my stress and live life without abusing food. Best of all, now my body is 30% muscle!”
– Amy C.

post2 “Dr. Ott and has given me the opportunity to heal properly after a injury. He works with you, he listens, best of all he teaches you what is needed and why. I recommend his services to anyone who is needing help.”
– Adam L.


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