The Doctors

Dr. Eric Teachout, D.C.

Dr. Teachout is a 1991 graduate of Spring Arbor College with a major in biology and a minor in Chemistry. He worked as a medical technologist and reserarch chemist for 4 years before pursuing his childhood dream of becoming a chiopractic physician. Dr. Teachout graduated Magna cum laude from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 1998 and has been helping to improve the quality of people's lives in Battle Creek, MI for the last 18 years of his career. He is excited to be starting a new chapter in his career after purchasing Chance Chiropractic from Dr. Chance!

Dr. Teachout is pictured with his wife Amy.

Dr. Steven Chance, D.C. Retired

Doctor of Chiropractic

Highlights of Qualifications

  • Strong heritage and philosophy in natural health care with over 30 years experience
  • Success in improving patient health when conventional methods have failed
  • Excellent management skills with attention to details regarding patient comfort and care

Professional Experience

  • Chance Chiropractic Clinic, Coral Gables and Fort Myers, Florida 1970 -Present

Owner and Director

Providing professional chiropractic health care including spinal, applied kinesiology, and nutritional examinations along with x-ray evaluations. Supervising all associates doctors, massage therapists, and x-ray technicians. Develop, implement, and analyze individual patient care utilizing applied kinesiology and nutritional supplementation on a case by case basis.


  • Third Generation Palmer College of Chiropractic Graduate
  • Diplomat National Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • Certified in Applied Kinesiology
  • Certified in Worker's Compensation
  • Listed in Who's Who in Chiropractic International
  • Past President Florida Palmer College Alumni Association
  • Florida Chiropractic Association Mobile Educational Unit Director
  • Commercial Pilots License, Federal Aviation Administration
  • Licensed Captain, United States Coast Guard
  • Honorary Kentucky Colonel
  • Red Cross Disaster Shelter Coordinator

Doctor on Call, Traveling Worldwide - 1990-Present

Private Physician

Exclusive chiropractic and natural health care administered to royalty, heads of state, religious leaders, celebrities, and top corporate executives. Notable private patients: Adnan Khashoggi (entrepreneur); Don King (promoter); Donald Trump (real estate developer); Doris Duke (tobacco heiress); Gary Busey (actor); Marla Maples (actress); Prince Khalid bin Sultan al-Saud (General of Saudi Arabia); Prince Mishal bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud (Brother of King Faud of Saudi Arabia); Shandra Swami G (Holy man of India); and Prince Reza Pahlavi (Heir to the Shah of Iran).

Edison Community College, Fort Myers, FL 1994-Present

Professor, Department of Health and Sciences

Teaching "Fundamentals of Nutrition" and "Medical Terminology." Working clinically and in an academic classroom environment with pre-med and nursing students.