Dr. Parmiter has been in chiropractic practice since 1995. He served as the Official Team Chiropractor of the Norfolk Tides (Baltimore Orioles AAA affiliate), a position he held from 2002 until 2016. Dr. Parmiter has also served in the past as official team chiropractor of the Norfolk Admirals (Tampa Bay Lightning AHL affiliate), Virginia Destroyers (Professional Football team of the UFL), Norfolk SharX (Men’s Indoor Professional Soccer team of the MISL), Virginia Beach Piranhas (Men’s and Women’s Pro-Am Soccer teams of the United Soccer Leagues), Virginia Hurricanes (Semi-Pro Football team of the NAFL), Norfolk Tru Hope Trailblazers (Men’s Minor League Professional Basketball team of the ACPBL), Virginia Beach Mariners (Men’s Pro Soccer team of the USL, as well as affiliate to the D.C. United and the New England Revolution of the MLS), Norfolk Nighthawks (Of the AF2 and AAA affiliate to the Arena Football League) and Tidewater Floods (Women’s Tackle Football team of the NWFA).
Dr. Parmiter holds certification from the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners and is licensed with the Virginia Board of Medicine and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In 1994, he achieved South Carolina certification as an Emergency Medical Technician. He graduated from Sherman College of Straight Chiropractic, Spartanburg, SC in 1995 where he was awarded a Doctor of Chiropractic degree. In addition, Dr. Parmiter attained post-graduate certification in Physiotherapy from New York Chiropractic College, Seneca Falls, NY in March of 1996. He has also received certification in Sports Injury and Physical Fitness from Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, MO in February of 1998.
He completed his undergraduate studies from Penn State-Behrend, Erie, PA and Spartanburg Methodist College, Spartanburg, SC. While at Penn State in 1990, he was inducted into Alpha Sigma Academic Honor Society.
Dr. Parmiter has served on the Board of Directors for the Virginia Chiropractic Association from 1997-1999, at which time his position was that of District Representative for Northwest Virginia. He served as co-chair for the Education Committee from 1998-1999, as well as chairperson of the New Practitioner Committee.
Dr. Parmiter also had the honor of being named “1998 Young Chiropractor of the Year” by the Virginia Chiropractic Association.
He also served on the Board of Directors for Guardian Care Alliance of Virginia, a state-wide Independent Physicians Association, where he was co-chair of the Credentialing Committee, as well as serving on the Mt. Trashmore Board of Management for the YMCA of South Hampton Roads.
He is President and CEO of Parmiter Inc., DBA Virginia Beach Sports Chiropractic and Virginia Beach Sports Testing.
Originally from Conneaut Lake, PA, Dr. Parmiter now resides in Virginia Beach, VA, along with his three children, Chase, Jake and Faith. When not seeing patients, Dr. Parmiter spends the majority of his time speaking and testing athletes within the community, as well as volunteering his time to local athletic events.