Michael Jurgelewicz DC, DACBN, DCBCN, CNS


Dr. Jurgelewicz has been studying nutrition and wellness for the past 17 years. He is the Director of Product Development, Research, and Clinical Support for Designs for Health, Inc. Dr. Jurgelewicz is involved in the research, coordination, and execution of new product development and product reformulation as well as clinical and technical support.

He is a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic in Pennsylvania and Connecticut and is an adjunct professor for the renowned Master of Science in Human Nutrition program at the University of Bridgeport as well as Sonoran University of Health Sciences. Dr. Jurgelewicz is Board Certified in Nutrition by the American Clinical Board of Nutrition, a Diplomate of the Chiropractic Board of Clinical Nutrition, and a Certified Nutrition Specialist.

He is also a member of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition’s Item Writer’s Committee and is the author and contributor to several professional publications. Dr. Jurgelewicz specializes in functional medicine in the management of a variety of chronic health conditions. His academic training and clinical experience make him uniquely qualified as a wellness doctor, educator, researcher, and international speaker. He has appeared on the speaking panel for many conferences in the field including Integrative Healthcare Symposium (IHS), National Association of Nutrition Professionals (NANP), ACA-Council on Nutrition Symposium, California Chiropractic Association (CCA), Maryland Chiropractic Association (MCA), Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA), and Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation (SSF).

In addition, Dr. Jurgelewicz is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP) from the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (ACBSP), has an International Certificate in Sports Chiropractic (FICS), and SafeSport Trained (U.S. Center for SafeSport).


Classes Teaching:

  • Nutrition Assessment II Laboratory (NUTC5410)


  • Parker University, Dallas, TX (D.C., Doctor of Chiropractic, 2007)
  • Paker University, Dallas, TX (M.S, Clinical Research (in progress))
  • Parker University, Dallas, TX (B.S., Anatomy, 2007)
  • Parker University, Dallas, TX (B.S., Health and Wellness, 2007)
  • The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA (B.S., Marketing, 2001)


Jurgelewicz, Michael. Novel Supplements for Central Nervous System Support and Athletic Performance Functional Sports Nutrition. July/August 2016. p. 12-14

Jurgelewicz, Michael. Is a Gluten-Free Diet Enough for Patients with Celiac Disease? Nutritional Perspectives: Journal of the Council on Nutrition of the American Chiropractic Association. January 2015. p. 8-9

Jurgelewicz, Michael. Natural Treatments for Autoimmune Diseases. Nutritional Perspectives: Journal of the Council on Nutrition of the American Chiropractic Association. April 2013. p. 5-7.


Professional Associations:

  • American Nutrition Association Member
  • The Institute of Functional Medicine Member
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association Member
  • Parker University Alumni Member
  • Pennsylvania State University Alumni Life Member