Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.

Our doctor and staff take great pride in offering exceptional services. Our office utilizes state-of-the-art equipment and treatment protocols.

Our friendly, compassionate and competent staff is dedicated to you and will ensure your comfort and quality care. We administer the best and latest in technology and treatment options including High Intensity Laser Therapy. We provide gentle, personalized care to people in our community and surrounding areas.

We look forward to welcoming you to our Spinal Aid family. Our office is warm and inviting. You will always be greeted with a smile and treated with the utmost dignity and respect. You will play an active role in your treatment and we will always listen to you when you have questions or concerns.



Dr. Justin Scharer is a native of Owen, WI. He received his Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire and earned his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in 2004.
Dr. Scharer is a third generation chiropractor. His grandfather, Galen Scharer Sr. started the Scharer Chiropractic Clinic in Owen in 1948. His father, Galen Scharer II, joined the clinic in 1977 and recently retired in 2021 after 44 years. Dr. Justin Scharer joined his father at the Scharer Chiropractic Clinic in 2004. In 2006, Dr. Justin Scharer opened the Spinal Aid Center of Wausau and 10 months later opened the Spinal Aid Center of Eau Claire.

Over the years, Dr. Scharer has trained with doctors from all over the country to bring the latest advancements and technology to central Wisconsin. His goal is to help people suffering with disc conditions of the spine and neuropathy conditions.

In 2014, Dr. Scharer joined doctors from all over the world to create a wellness program to improve overall health and to help people lose weight. Wausau Weight Loss was started in 2014 and has been blessed to help thousands of people to lose weight and regain health.

In Dr. Scharer’s free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and their two sons. As a family, they enjoy skiing, boating, snowmobiling and many other outdoor activities in northern Wisconsin.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What Do You Do?

We have a unique program at Spinal Aid that treats disc conditions of the neck and back. Your discs are active living tissue and with the right treatment plan, can heal naturally. Our program is unique to each patient, therefore, we recommend scheduling a consultation to see if you would be a candidate.

Does My Insurance Cover the Program?

There are many different insurance companies and each company has a variety of plans. We highly recommend scheduling a consultation to speak to the doctor to determine if you would be a candidate for treatment. During your consultation, our staff will check with your insurance company regarding coverage.

How Much Does Treatment Cost?

Because our program is unique to each patient, and each patient is different, we recommend scheduling a consultation with the doctor. He will determine if you are a candidate and suggest a treatment plan. We have treated thousands of patients and can make treatment affordable so that you can get out of pain once and for all.

What Conditions Do You Treat?

We treat a wide variety of symptoms and conditions that involve the neck, arms, back, and legs, such as herniated and bulging discs, sciatica, stenosis, facet arthrosis, and even failed back syndrome.

What If I Have Already Had Surgery?

Many of our patients have had surgery and were able to obtain phenomenal results with our treatment. However, depending on the type of surgery that was performed, results can vary. It is best to schedule a consultation to meet with our doctors to discuss this further.