Dr. Mike O’Day was born and raised right here in Brainerd Minnesota. He is a member of the 2005 graduating class at Brainerd High School. Mike went on to Saint Cloud State University to study the mind and body, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in psychology, and minoring in biology. Mike then went on to study the art and science of chiropractic at Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, Minnesota. At Northwestern, Mike became specialized in using the diversified chiropractic technique, a technique that is helpful for various conditions throughout the body. He also acquired a vast amount of information in the areas of exercise, nutrition, radiology, and the inner workings of the human body. After gaining experience as an intern in Edina, Minnesota for a full year, Mike was able to join us for his final trimester here at Lakes Chiropractic as an intern. After earning his Doctorate in Chiropractic in November of 2014, Dr. O’Day became the newest member of the team here at Lakes Chiropractic! He has since become certified and registered as a medical examiner, and offers DOT physical exams as well. Mike Currently spends at least 1-2 days per month on his continuing education. He is currently working on his diplomacy with the ICPA (International Chiropractic Pediatric Association).
Mike grew up playing baseball, hockey, football, golf, and enjoying the outdoors around the lakes area. Today in his spare time Mike likes hunting, fishing for walleye, and the occasional round of golf. He is also an active member, and an event chair for the Brainerd Jaycees. Mike makes having fun a top priority for both himself, his family, and his patients. Mike and his wife, Ali, also a 2005 BHS graduate, were lucky enough to start a family in the Lakes Area with their young daughter, Charli Dee in 2015.