Born and raised in southwest lower Michigan, Dr. Grant Iannelli earned his bachelor of science degree from the University of Michigan and his DC degree from National College of Chiropractic in 1984. He began his career at the college in the Department of Diagnosis, first as a family practice resident and later as a part-time instructor.
In 1988, he became a full-time clinician at the Lombard clinic, where he served until 1992, when he was appointed as the director of the National College of Chiropractic clinic in Chicago. From 1994 until 1998, he served as the director of the Lombard clinic. In 1999, he returned to the Department of Diagnosis as an associate professor. Since 2003, Dr. Iannelli has served as chairman of the Department of Diagnosis, and in September 2005 was appointed professor and chair of the Department of Chiropractic Medicine. Currently, he is a clinician at the Whole Health Center - Lombard.
In addition to maintaining a private practice in DuPage County since 1986, Dr. Iannelli has completed hundreds of hours in continuing education in orthopedics, clinical practice and health care quality management. He received the 1991 and 1993 NCC Faculty Development Achievement Awards for excellence in professional and personal development activities. He is board certified in pain management through the American Academy of Pain Management and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Chiropractic Internists. Dr. Iannelli has also earned the designation, Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality.