Dr. Michael J. Cooney

Clinical Director
Calmare NJ USA

Dr. Cooney is a doctor of chiropractic and highly experienced chronic pain management specialist with over 40 years of experience. He maintains a global patient base whom he treats from his warm and comfortable clinic located in Rutherford, New Jersey, USA.

“Doc” has garnered global recognition for successful patient outcomes using Calmare scrambler therapy to lessen or eliminate chronic nerve pain in children, teens, adults and seniors.

Dr. Cooney was one of the first US doctors to introduce scrambler therapy and is currently one of only seven Calmare Certified providers nationwide.

After completing specialized scrambler therapy training in 2010, Dr. Cooney introduced Calmare Therapy to his patients in 2011. In 2019, he began using scrambler therapy exclusively at his New Jersey clinic in 2019.

He has also served as a trainer for other Calmare providers and regularly shares his expertise with doctors treating patients worldwide.

Dr. Cooney is a widely published expert on several diverse issues related to pain management, chronic pain and drug-free therapies to reduce or eliminate chronic nerve pain.

People living with treatment and medication-resistant neuropathy have come to New Jersey from Australia, Europe, South Africa, South America, Canada and more than 40 states in the US.

His clinical expertise has been featured in global publications related to alternative therapies for pain management.

In 2022, Dr. Cooney’s success  administering Calmare scrambler therapy for treatment-resistant neuropathy was featured on the PBS documentary Pain Secrets: The Science of Everyday Pain. 

In New Jersey, Dr. Cooney serves as a clinical expert witness on Workers’ Compensation cases related to Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS).

In 2021, he was a featured speaker at the iPain International Pain Foundation Annual Summit. 

Doctor of Chiropractic, New York College of Chiropractic

Bachelor of Science Degree, St. Peter’s College, Jersey City, NJ

Dr. Cooney at Calmare personally consults with every potential scrambler therapy patient.

Reach out for a no-fee phone or video consultation with our clinical director this week!

Learn more about Calmare Therapy on these pages and then discuss your case directly with Dr. Cooney.