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American Chiropractic Association 
The ACA is the largest organization in the world representing doctors of chiropractic care.  The organization promotes high standards and professional ethics that result in only the best possible care for patients.

Delaware Chiropractic Society  
The DCS promotes, protects and preserves the art, science and philosophy of the chiropractic profession.  Delaware Chiropractic Society members provide leadership in healthcare by demanding the highest educational standards and adherence to the highest moral and ethical standards. 

American Academy of Spine Physicians 
The AASP is a comprehensive organization dedicated to collecting and disseminating information about spinal health to doctors and patients.  Members receive access to exclusive workshops, seminars and information sessions that allow them to better understand the evolving field of spinal care.

Dr. Matt Mcilrath




Name:   Matthew J. McIlrath, D.C., C.M.U.A.


Address:   1201 Philadelphia Pike

                 Wilmington, DE  19809


Date of Birth:   June 13, 1967


Present Positions:

President and Attending Physician, Health One, P.A.

President of  Delaware Chiropractic Society


Privileges Upper Bay Surgery Center

Past Positions:

Attending Physician, Irwin Lifrak, M.D., P.A.


Attending Physician, Coastal Chiropractic


Commercial Out Sourcing Injury Prevention Director, Health One, P.A.


Chairman, Cartoon Moon Alternating Activity Inc. (Charity)


Corporate Chiropractic Physician, Mike’s Famous Harley Davidson 


President, Weldin Ridge Maintenance Corp.


District Governor, Edgemoor Civic Association


Attending Physician, Delaware Chiropractic and Rehabilitation


Clinic Director and Attending Physician, Mainland Chiropractic Clinic 


Referring Physician, Mainland Center for Performance 


Intern, Texas Chiropractic College 


Lecturer/Instructor, Texas Chiropractic College Back School, 1992-1993


Lecturer/Instructor, Physiology Laboratory, Texas Chiropractic College, May 1991 – August 1992

Post-Graduate Education:

Crash 2011 & 2012 Arthur Croft, D.C.

Crash 2001 & 2002 Masters Program, Arthur Croft, D.C.


Neurological Applications in Practice, New York Chiropractic College 2000


Whiplash/C.A.D.S. Mgmnt, Northwestern College of Chiropractics, Steve Palmer, D.C. 1997


Certified Manipulation Under Anesthesia 2005


Manipulation Under Anesthesia, April 1994


Cotes’ Scoliosis Treatment, May 1993


New Mexico State University, August 1985 – December 1989


Texas Chiropractic College, January 1990 – April 1993


Texas Chiropractic College Clinic 


May 1990 – January 1992, Texas Chiropractic College Clinic 



Assist interns in patient examination and treatment.


Observe and practice protocols necessary for proper patient care.


Texas Chiropractic College Clinic 


January 1992 to April 1993


Clinical Rotation, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, Rheumatology Department


Clinical Rotation, Tri-City Regional Hospital, Pasadena, Texas, Spring 1992

Research Papers:

1992 – Malignancy in Chiropractic; Texas Chiropractic College; unpublished manuscript


1991 – Anatomy, Biomechanics and Vector Analysis of the Shoulder and Elbow in Arm Wrestling:

Texas Chiropractic College, unpublished manuscript


American Chiropractic Association – current 


Delaware Chiropractic Association – 1996 – 1998


International Chiropractic Society – current 


Delaware Chiropractic Society – current 


Texas Chiropractic Association, 1990 – 1994


Council on Sports Injuries, 1991 – 1992


Wilmington Jaycees – 1994 


Licensed to practice Chiropractic in Delaware, Pennsylvania, Texas and Maryland

Honors and Achievements:

Outstanding Clinical Internship Award, 1993


SBA Member of the Year, 1992 


Intern of the Month, September 1992

Major Areas of Interest:

Latest research involving spinal trauma

Latest chiropractic research involving work related injury prevention


Available upon request

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