The Doctors


Dr. V. Ann Schwieder

Dr. Schwieder has lived in Moline for over 38 years. She sold real estate for 18 years and returned to school at the age of 43 at her husband's urging and support to fulfill a life long dream of becoming a chiropractor.


  • Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport IA. Doctor of Chiropractic degree, October 1995
  • Activator Methods International Ltd. Phoenix, AZ. Advanced proficiency rated certification, May 1997
  • Annual continuing education with an emphasis on extremities


  • has practiced in the Quad Cities for 25 years


  • Spending time with her grandchildren
  • Reading
  • Gardening

Certifications and Licensures

  • Licensed to Practice Chiropractic in Illinois
  • Certified Advanced Proficiency Rated in Activator Methods
  • Certified in Upledger Cranio Sacral Methods
  • Proficiency in Webster technique for pregnancy treatment
  • Food sensitivity testing

Associations and Memberships

  • Trinity Lutheran Church - past council member
  • Illinois Prairie State Chiropractic Association
  • Examiner for Part Four Chiropractic National Boards
  • President at District Level - 2001-2003
  • 2nd Vice President at State Level - 2003-2006