Dr. Comis graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport Iowa in 1978 after attending Emerson College in Boston and William Patterson State University in New Jersey. In 1988 he completed a postgraduate program in Chiropractic Orthopedics from Texas College of Chiropractic. He began practicing acupuncture in 1988 after completing his postgraduate training in Florida also thru Texas College of Chiropractic. He spent 4 years attending and graduated in 2004 from the Jung Tao School of Classical Chinese Medicine in Sugar Grove, NC, where he also completed a yearlong acupuncture residency program and also earned a diplomat in acupuncture from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Dr. Comis has completed two year long programs with Arthur C. Croft, Ph.D., D.C., M.Sc., M.P.H., F.A.C.O. Dr. Croft is the director of the Spine Research Institute of San Diego. (Dr. Croft has been actively engaged in whiplash research for the past 26 years and co-authored the first textbook on whiplash).
In 2015 Dr. Comis completed a 3-year program in Chiropractic Rehabilitation from Palmer College of Chiropractic and was granted Diplomat Status as a specialist in Chiropractic Rehabilitation from the American Chiropractic Rehabilitation Board (ACRB) a division of the American Chiropractic Association. Dr. Comis has also done postgraduate work in acupuncture with Nguyen Van Nghi, MD, Tran Viet Dzung, MD, Edward Garbacz, MD, Sean C Marshall,D.Ac. (UK), Raphael Nogier, MD and Terry Oleson Ph.D.
Dr. Comis has practiced Chiropractic in NC since 1979 and Acupuncture since 1988. He spent 5 years in the town of Laurinburg, NC and moved with his family to Durham, NC in 1984 where he has been in solo practice since that time. He is a member of the North Carolina Chiropractic Association, the American Chiropractic Association, The North Carolina Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and a member of the Maryland Acupuncture Society.