Dr. Taran Barrett


Taran Barrett, D.C., IFMCP is a chiropractor at Life Medical in St. Louis Park. Languages: English

Dr. Barrett DC, IFMCP is a chiropractor at Life Medical in St. Louis Park. Taran grew up in rural Canada, competing and coaching gymnastics at a national level prior to receiving his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of Winnipeg. He then moved to Minneapolis to attend Northwestern Health Sciences in Bloomington where he graduated summa cum laude as valedictorian of his Chiropractic class. He continues to pursue advanced education and certifications in nutrition and rehabilitative medicine to be able to provide best practice treatments.

Dr. Barrett is an evidence-based chiropractor utilizing research and patient preferences to guide treatments and treatment plans. Taran recently completed a certification in Functional Medicine learning additional assessments of biochemical, nutritional and lifestyle factors to provide individualized and patient-centered treatments of the root cause of a condition instead of addressing only the symptoms. He enjoys working with all backgrounds and ages from children to the elderly.

Dr Barrett has had great success treating a wide array of conditions including but not limited to those below;

  • Chronic pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Migraines
  • Headaches
  • Whiplash
  • BPPV
  • Neuropathy
  • Radiculopathy and Nerve Entrapment
  • Tendinopathy
  • Strains/Sprains
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Disc Lesions (Herniations, Bulges)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Scoliosis

“The thing that drove me to chiropractic is our capacity for comprehensive conservative care”, says Taran Barrett. “I have a huge array of options for helping patients. I like to focus on rehabilitation and nutrition to help my patients live healthier, happier lives.”

You can expect a thorough history, exam and treatment during the first appointment with Dr. Barrett which will usually last 30-45 minutes. Subsequent appointments are 15-30 minutes depending on the needs of the patient. You can call our St. Louis Park office at 952-933-8900 to make an appointment. He accepts most types of insurances including Medicare, auto, work and personal injury cases.

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