Dr. Rapoff began his education at St. Louis University where he attained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology in 1981. In April of 1984, he received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree by graduating from Logan College of Chiropractic in Chesterfield, MO. Dr. Rapoff has been in private practice since 1984 and moved to his current location in Palm Springs, CA to open ‘Chiropractic Works’ in January, 2006. With more than 29 years of Chiropractic experience, Dr. Rapoff constantly strives to improve and update his knowledge in the field of Chiropractic. In 2003, he attained Diplomate status from the American Board of Forensic Professionals (ABFP).
Since opening the Palm Springs office, Dr. Rapoff completed coursework and was accredited as a Certified Personal Trainer through American Fitness Professionals & Associates (AFPA.) This accreditation has been invaluable as Dr. Rapoff works to help his patients achieve their fitness/rehabilitation goals.
In 2012, Dr. Rapoff completed coursework and successfully passed and examination and was appointed as a Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) by the State of California's Division of Industrial Relations, Department of Worker's Compensation Medical Unit. His capacity as a QME is to examine injured workers to evaluate disability and write medical-legal reports. The reports are used to determine an injured worker’s eligibility for workers’ compensation benefits.