About the Doctors - Amherst

Dr. Edward J. Rusher

Dr. Edward Rusher operates chiropractic wellness practices in both Amherst & Manchester, New Hampshire.  He received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from National University of the Health Sciences in 1991, and holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Human Biology from Mars Hill College in North Carolina.  Dr. Rusher has practiced in Manchester, New Hampshire for 18 years and is the founder, owner and president of Amoskeag Chiropractic, Inc., Merrimack Family Chiropractic, LLC. and Amherst Family Chiropractic Wellness Center, LLC.  Dr. Rusher emphasizes spinal corrective and wellness care for the entire family as it relates to whole health and well being.  He is a well known key note lecturer throughout the U.S. on areas of effectiveness of the chiropractic adjustment, nutrition and genetic compatibility with today’s lifestyle.  Dr. Rusher is an active member of the International Chiropractic Association, Council member of the Council of Wellness Science ICA and a member of the NH State Chiropractic Society.  He has also has been recently indoctrinated into the prestigious fraternal order of The Chiropractic Knights of the Round Table. He holds certifications in Acupuncture, Chiropractic Biophysics (spinal corrective technique) and he recently completed a program leading to his ICA certification as Chiropractic Wellness Practitioner.

Dr. Ryan J. Pratt

Dr. Ryan is a native of Nashua, NH and currently resides in Milford.  He completed his undergraduate studies at Clark University in Worcester, MA, and is a graduate of Life University College of Chiropractic in Marietta, GA, where he specialized in Chiropractic BioPhysics (spinal corrective technique).  He grew up in a large chiropractic-based family with several members of his family being Doctors of Chiropractic as well.   In addition to his passion for chiropractic, he is an avid drummer, enjoys mountain biking, CrossFit, hiking, camping, hunting, disc golf, and loves blues and reggae music.  He has extremely confident hands and we are very happy to have him as a part of our chiropractic family!