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Alumni / Mentor Network - California

 
DC Member

Alan Nunez, DC

Contact Information

818-247-4411

200 N Maryland Ave #304
Glendale, CA 91206

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Dr. Alan Nunez graduated cum laude from Grossmont College with an A.S. degree as a CardioPulmonary Technician.  He continued at CSUN to complete his pre-chiropractic coursework. Dr. Nunez has developed and teaches his own non-force (“no twisting, no popping, no cracking”) treatment method called “3D Technique” which he highlights in a book he wrote, "How To Keep Your Chiropractor Off Your Back". Dr. Nunez treats patients for digestive complaints, migraines, carpal tunnel, and even infertility. The doctor remains involved in the local community as deacon in the Presbyterian Church of LaCrescenta, as President of the Kiwanis Club in Hollywood/Los Feliz, and as a member of the Verdudo Hills chapter of the CCA. His hobbies include golf and tennis.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
 
Alex Ediss, DC
DC Member

Alex Ediss, DC

Contact Information

760-327-3817

1276 N. Palm Canyon Dr #105
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Email

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
Alicia Martinique, DC
DC Member

Alicia Martinique, DC

Contact Information

949-831-1932

http://www.ranchoniguelchiro.com/

27401 Los Altos Suite 485
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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Dr. Alicia Martinique-Loaiza completed pre-chiropractic coursework at CSULA, Pasadena City and Rio Hondo Colleges before receiving her DC degree in April 1987.  Dr. Martinique-Loaiza continues to serve the school as part of the LACC Alumni Board.  Thank you, Doctor!

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
DC Member

Anthony Pirritano

Contact Information

535 W. 9th
Corona, CA 92882

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Dr. Anthony Pirritano studied at Cal Poly Pomona and UC Riverside before becoming a Doctor of Chiropractic in April of 1992. He has earned additional certification in Manipulation Under Anesthesia. On days off, the doctor enjoys a good round of golf.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Job Shadowing by prospective student
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Attending health professions fairs at Colleges and Universities
 
 
DC Member

Brett Darrington, DC, ATC

Contact Information

805-371-9116

4165 E Thousand Oaks Blvd #150
Westlake Village, CA 91362

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Dr. Brett Darrington is a NATA Certified Athletic Trainer whose practice caters to athletes mainly runners, cyclists and triathlete. He can relate very well to his patients: as a Licensed United States Cycling Federation Category II road cyclist himself, he is also nationally ranked in the 1500M and 800M in masters track and field with USTF, and in addition he is licensed by the United States Triathlon Association. Dr. Darrington serves as an Associate Doctor for the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) and the AVP (Volleyball). He has been a Guest Lecturer for numerous athletic organizations, including the Avon Breast Cancer Walk, Moms in Motion, and the Amgen Corporation. You might never guess that he received a BA in Business Management with a Minor in Music (Voice) and certification in Music Management from Luther College (in Decorah, IA – he even sang in the Nordic Choir) before graduating Cum Laude from LACC with his DC degree in 1999!

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
Brian K. Venerable, DC
DC Member

Brian K. Venerable, DC

Contact Information

626-309-9204

9130 Las Tunas
Temple City, CA 91780

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Dr. Brian K Venerable graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in Spanish and Latin American Studies before completing his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in April 1997. As a Qualified Medical Examiner he serves high school football teams as a sideline doctor. Dr. Venerable enjoys time with his family, Louis L’Amour novels, Kansas City Chiefs football and weight training.

  • Chiropractor is available for:
  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
DC Member

Bruce Hall, DC

Contact Information

661-259-0202

25078 Peachland Ave, Ste E
Newhall, CA 91321

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Dr. Bruce Hall completed pre-chiropractic coursework at BYU before receiving his BS in Human Biology and DC degrees from LACC in December 1982.  He has become a Qualified Medical Examiner and been certified in Active Release Technique.  To stay involved in the larger Chiropractic community, the doctor is a member of the California Chiropractic Association, and provides school physicals in his local community.  In addition, Dr. Hall serves as Eagle Scout coordinator for the local district.  When time permits, he also enjoys a good game of tennis.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities 
 
 
AOM Member

Camhy Hall, DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

562-799-9150

http://www.lotushc.com/

4772 Katella Avenue Suite 102
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

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Dr. Camhy Hall is a dedicated believer in the incredible natural healing abilities of the body. For this reason she earned both the Doctor of Chiropractic degree (2005) and the Masters degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (2006) from the Southern Californian University of Health Sciences. While a student at the University, Dr. Hall had the opportunity to intern with some of the best doctors specializing in Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine. Once an athlete herself at Mount San Antonio College in Walnut, CA, she has incorporated rehabilitation exercises and proprioceptive taping into her approach to personalized patient care.

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits
  • Shadowing by prospective student
  • Presentations to high and colleges in local area
  • Attending health profession fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
DC Member

Camhy Hall, DC, LAc

Contact Information

562-799-9150

http://lotushc.com/

4772 Katella Avenue Suite 102
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

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Dr. Camhy Hall is a dedicated believer in the incredible natural healing abilities of the body. For this reason she earned both the Doctor of Chiropractic degree (2005) and the Masters degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (2006) from the Southern Californian University of Health Sciences. While a student at the University, Dr. Hall had the opportunity to intern with some of the best doctors specializing in Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine. Once an athlete herself at Mount San Antonio College in Walnut, CA, she has incorporated rehabilitation exercises and proprioceptive taping into her approach to personalized patient care.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits
  • Shadowing by prospective students
  • Presentations to highs and colleges in local area
  • Attending health profession fairs at Colleges and Universities
 
 
AOM Member

Carol Hong, DC, L.Ac., MAOM

Contact Information

310-316-0066

http://www.whole-health-clinic.com/

21127 Hawthorne Avenue
Torrance, CA, 90503

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Dr. Carol Cho Hong completed a BS in Biology at University of Western Ontario prior to receiving her DC and Master of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine degrees from S.C.U. in 2003.  She has been active on the S.C.U. Alumni Board since graduation, both for acupuncture and chiropractic.  In her free time Dr. Hong enjoys rollerblading, and playing soccer.

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per acupuncturist's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
DC Member

Carol Hong, DC, L.Ac., MAOM

Contact Information

310-316-0066

http://www.whole-health-clinic.com/

21127 Hawthorne Blvd
Torrance, CA 90503

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Dr. Carol Cho Hong completed a BS in Biology at University of Western Ontario prior to receiving her DC and Master of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine degrees from S.C.U. in 2003. She has been active on the S.C.U. Alumni Board since graduation, both for acupuncture and chiropractic. In her free time Dr. Hong enjoys rollerblading, and playing soccer.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
AOM Member

Chang-Yu John Hsieh, DC, PT, MS, CA

Contact Information

626-300-8341

320 S. Garfield Ave #302
Alhambra, CA 91801

Email

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
DC Member

Chang-Yu John Hsieh, DC, PT, MS, CA

Contact Information

626-300-8341

320 S. Garfield Ave #302
Alhambra, CA 91801

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Dr. Chang-Yu John Hsieh, DC and CA, studied at USC before completing his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in April 1988. He did graduate work in physical therapy and acupuncture "back in the day" when an L.Ac. was called a Certified Acupuncturist.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
Charles Feng, DC, L.Ac.
DC Member

Charles Feng, DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

562-867-6183

http://www.allprohealthcenter.com/

5220 Clark Avenue Suite 445
Lakewood, CA 90712

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Already an accomplished athletic trainer, Dr. Charles Feng completed his DC degree in 2004 with a degree in Sports Medicine from UCLA and extensive work with professional athletes as part of the Los Angeles Dodgers Baseball Sports Medicine Staff. As a certified athletic trainer and Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Dr. Feng tailors programs for individual clients and gives instruction in musculoskeletal strength and range of movement classes for seniors. Dr. Feng is an active supporter of SCU students, as Preceptor Doctor and a Charter Member of the SCU Alumni Mentor Network, also assisting with SCU's Annual Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Symposium. His office supports local high school athletic programs through pre-participation examinations and medical coverage for football games and practices. Together with his wife (also a DC as well as an L.Ac.), Dr. Feng enjoys traveling, going camping, hiking, church ministry, and having a BBQ at the beach with friends and family.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Corey Lichtman, DC, CSCS
DC Member

Corey Lichtman, DC, CSCS

Contact Information

858-451-1889

634 Stevens Avenue
Solana Beach, CA 92075

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Corey Lichtman earned his BS degree in Kinesiology with a pre-Physical Therapy focus from San Diego State in 2000 as preparation for his chiropractic studies. He earned his DC degree from Southern California University of Health Sciences in 2003. He has earned additional certification as a strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS), and in Kinesiotaping and the Fenzian Treatment System. Dr. Lichtman’s personal interests include soccer, beach volleyball, tennis, bodyboarding, surfing, and golf.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
DC Member

Craig J. Gelfound, DC

Contact Information

661-942-3346

1629 West Ave J #101
Lancaster, CA 93534

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Dr. Craig J Gelfound finished his BA at the University of Arizona and then got his DC cum laude in 1993.  He pursued additional studies to achieve his Diplomate from the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Practitioners.  His interests remain strong in injury prevention and strength building.  In addition to certification as a Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Dr. Gelfound is part of the Academy of Forensic & Industrial Chiropractic Consultants.  His professional contributions include service on the ACA sports injury council, time served as an LACC Associate Faculty, and passing as an Examiner for the National Board.  His personal pursuits include Judo and Track & Field, having achieved a gold medal in the Maccabiah Games.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities 
 
Cristina Clifford, L.Ac., MAOM
AOM Member

Cristina Clifford, L.Ac., MAOM

Contact Information

562-760-1881

http://www.truebeautyspa.com/acupuncture

5220 Clark Avenue Suite 445
Lakewood, CA 90712

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Prior to beginning her MAOM studies, Dr. Cristina Clifford, L.Ac., completed pre-requisite coursework at El Camino College and San Diego Mesa College.  As one of SCU’s first ‘traditional students’ (without a previous professional degree), Ms. Clifford excelled as both academically and as a student leader.  She graduated in 2004 with her Master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and is now in a multi-disciplinary practice together with former classmates.

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
David Halverson, DC
DC Member

David Halverson, DC

Contact Information

714-836-5014

2034 N Broadway
Santa Ana, CA 92706

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Dr. David Halverson completed his undergraduate studies at Metropolitan State College (Denver) and the University of Colorado in Colorado Springs before embarking on a career as a real estate appraiser.  After a successful 15 yeasr as a business owner in that field, he decided to change directions and returned to school at Mt. SAC and Fullerton College to complete his pre-chiropractic requirements.  Dr. Halverson received his DC degree in April 2000 and has gone on to serve as team doctor for local schools.  He also offers playground and backpack safety training.  He enjoys spending time with his family and pursuing his interest in cycling.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
David Madison, DC
DC Member

David Madison, DC

Contact Information

951-784-7800

http://drdavidmadison.chiroweb.com/

3768 Jurupa Ave
Riverside, CA 92506

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Dr. David Madison did his initial training at UC Riverside in Biochemistry before graduating Summa Cum Laude with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1976.   He went on to receive his Diplomate in Chiropractic Orthopedics.  As an SCU Regent, he continues to be involved in the development of chiropractic education.  Locally he has served on the Executive 2000 Council for Riverside Community Hospital Foundation and was formerly a team doctor for karate championships.  In his free time, Dr. Madison enjoys reading, family activities, and musical productions.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities  
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
AOM Member

Dawn Liu DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

858-481-1438

312 S. Cedros Avenue, Suite 326
Solana Beach, CA 92075

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Dr. Dawn Liu came to chiropractic with a very strong academic and research background.  Having completed a BS degree in Biochemistry at Ohio State, she continued in that field and was awarded a PhD in Biochemistry at the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor.  She then received her DC degree in December 2003, followed by her Master’s in AOM in April 2004.  In practice now, Dr. Liu’s professional interests include Functional Medicine and Nutritional Therapy, Herbal Therapy, the Balance System of Acupuncture (Dr. Richard Tan) and The Pulse System of Jimmy Wei-Yang Chang.  She has also received additional certification in Active Release Technique.

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal Visits at location of my choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
DC Member

Dawn Liu DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

858-481-1889

http://drcorey.net/

312 S. Cedros Avenue, Suite 326
Solana Beach, CA 92075

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Dr. Dawn Liu came to chiropractic with a very strong academic and research background.  Having completed a BS degree in Biochemistry at Ohio State, she continued in that field and was awarded a PhD in Biochemistry at the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor.  She then received her DC degree in December 2003, followed by her Master’s in AOM in April 2004.  In practice now, Dr. Liu’s professional interests include Functional Medicine and Nutritional Therapy, Herbal Therapy, the Balance System of Acupuncture (Dr. Richard Tan) and The Pulse System of Jimmy Wei-Yang Chang.  She has also received additional certification in Active Release Technique. 

The doctor is a member of the SCUHS Board of Regents, and enjoys Martial Arts, Hiking, and Backpacking in her free time.

Chiropractic is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal Visits at location of my choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
Dawn Yoshioka DC, LAc
DC Member

Dawn Yoshioka DC, LAc

Contact Information

310-277-0220

http://www.embracehealingwell.com/

2001 S. Barrington Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90025

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Dr. Dawn Yoshioka, a native Southern Californian, grew up living a very active and athletic lifestyle. She achieved her Bachelor of Science in Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology at UCLA. Following her undergraduate studies, she earned her Doctorate of Chiropractic and Masters in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine at Southern California University of Health Sciences. With a desire to expand her knowledge of sport-related injuries, Dr. Yoshioka became a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner (CCSP®) and also attained a certification in Active Release Technique (A.R.T.®). She has had the opportunity to work with tri-athletes at the Ironman Championships in Kona, Hawai’i, Professional Beach Volleyball players at AVP and with the USA Weightlifting Team. Dr. Yoshioka created Embrace Healing & Wellness to provide the most comprehensive care for her patients, putting into practice her dream of helping people as a whole rather than treating just the symptoms of injury and disease. Embracing a passion for sports, she continues to participate in basketball, surfing, snowboarding, cycling, hiking and yoga.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractic's choice
 
Dawn Yoshioka DC, LAc
DC Member

Dawn Yoshioka DC, LAc

Contact Information

310-277-0220

http://www.embracehealingwell.com/

2001 S. Barrington Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90025

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Dr. Dawn Yoshioka, a native Southern Californian, grew up living a very active and athletic lifestyle. She achieved her Bachelor of Science in Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology at UCLA. Following her undergraduate studies, she earned her Doctorate of Chiropractic and Masters in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine at Southern California University of Health Sciences. With a desire to expand her knowledge of sport-related injuries, Dr. Yoshioka became a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner (CCSP®) and also attained a certification in Active Release Technique (A.R.T.®). She has had the opportunity to work with tri-athletes at the Ironman Championships in Kona, Hawai’i, Professional Beach Volleyball players at AVP and with the USA Weightlifting Team. Dr. Yoshioka created Embrace Healing & Wellness to provide the most comprehensive care for her patients, putting into practice her dream of helping people as a whole rather than treating just the symptoms of injury and disease. Embracing a passion for sports, she continues to participate in basketball, surfing, snowboarding, cycling, hiking and yoga.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractic's choice
 
Dennis Buckley, DC
DC Member

Dennis Buckley, DC

Contact Information

626-798-7805

1450 N. Lake Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91104

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Dennis Buckley completed his pre-chiropractic studies at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa and received a BS degree in Human Biology at LACC. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in April 1993 and followed that with Certification as a Chiropractic Sports Practitioner (CCSP). Dr. Buckley is a Certified Golf Injury Specialist as well as an Independent Disability Examiner, and has performed extensive training in workplace wellness. He has held various leadership positions in the California Chiropractic Association including President, VP of External Affairs, VP Finance, and VP Communications, as well as serving as an supervising physician for SCU interns. Dr. Buckley has served as Team Physician at many local high schools including Cantwell Sacred Heart of Mary, Maranatha, Pasadena High School, and Marshall Fundamental. He has given lectures on Stress and Injury Prevention at California Institute of Technology and Parsons Engineering. He is on the Board of the National Football Foundation and teaches at the National Football Leagues Coaching Academy. His own personal interests include golf, personal development, running, hiking, and reading.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
 
DC Member

Derick J. Lajom, DC

Contact Information

951-697-0246

22635 Alessandro Blvd, Suite D
Moreno Valley, CA 92553

Email

Dr. Derick J Lajom completed pre-chiropractic coursework at Cal Poly Pomona in Biology before receiving his DC degree in April 1996.  He has been the Official Chiropractor for Nike Tour (men’s golf) for four years and for Future Tour (women’s golf) for two years.  Additional certifications earned include Qualified Medical Examiner and Industrial Disability Evaluator.  He has been involved with the Optimists since 1996, and enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and reading in his free time.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
 
 
DC Member

Dionne McClain, DC

Contact Information

323-653-1014

6360 Wilshire, Ste 410
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Email

Dr. Dionne McClain studied Exercise Physiology at USC before receiving her DC degree in 1996.  She also went on to receive an MBA in healthcare management.  Dr. McClain is also a certified Lactation consultant, as well as being certified as an ATC and QME.  As an active CCA member, she promotes chiropractic through speaking to various groups. She has served as Team Doctor for various teams in the past 10 years, and is involved in church and other social groups.  Besides all this, Dr. McClain enjoys skiing, running and reading when she gets the opportunity.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities  
 
 
DC Member

Donald Myren, DC

Contact Information

951-694-9200

http://www.temeculachiro.com/

27450 Ynez Road, Suite 116
Temecula, CA 92590

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Dr. Donald Myren received both his BS in Human Biology and DC degrees from LACC in 1987 after doing premed studies at Golden West College. As a Doctor on Call for Performers at Pechanga Resort, a consultant for the Professional Golfers Career College, and a board member of the Friends of Temecula Library, he is active in his community. Special areas of professional interest for Dr. Myren include whiplash injuries, diagnostic imaging, and pediatrics. Personal interests include golf, tennis, fitness, fishing, hiking, and music.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
DC Member

Finbarr M. Mulvey, DC

Contact Information

760-591-4922

1582 W San Marcos Blvd, Ste 205
San Marcos, CA 92078

Email

Dr. Finbarr Mulvey received a BA degree at Loyola Marymount University before completing his DC degree in 1996.  Since then, he has become a well-respected doctor on the rodeo circuit, having been awarded the "Distinguished Service Award" from ProSport and "Doctor of the Circuit" numerous times.  As a result of his experience treating patients on the California AIDS Ride while still a student intern at Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, Dr. Mulvey went on to make the 400+ mile bike ride himself, and continues to treat HIV patients in his office as a referral doctor for the Gay & Lesbian Center of San Diego, and at the annual "Strength for the Journey" healing center retreat.  His wife, Dr. Cheryl Ricketts-Mulvey is also a chiropractor who includes horses and dogs among her patients

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities  
 
 
DC Member

Franklin Kam, DC

Contact Information

818-500-9440

http://www.drfrankkam.com/

230 N Maryland Ave #108
Glendale, CA 91206

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After completing his pre-chiropractic coursework at the University of Hawaii, Dr. Franklin Kam received his DC degree in 1979 as part of the DTA Honors Fraternity. He has gone on to become a Certified Team Physician, Disability Evaluator, Independent Medical Examiner, and Qualified Medical Examiner. He has achieved Advanced proficiency rating in Activator Methods, and also uses Cox Distraction Manipulation in his practice. As part of his service to the professional community, Dr. Kam sits on the CCA Ethics Committee, and has served in leadership positions with the Verdugo Hills Chiropractic Society. In his local community, Dr. Kam also serves as Chairperson of H.O.P.E. (Helping Other People Eat) Day, and he is a member of the Glendale Chamber of Commerce and the Glendale Sunrise Rotary.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
 
 
DC Member

Fred N. Hayes, DC, DACBSP

Contact Information

562-866-8384

5687 Woodruff Ave
Lakewood, CA 90713

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Prior to receiving his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in December 1990, Dr. Fred N Hayes completed prerequisite coursework at CSU Long Beach, CSU Fullerton, and Cerritos College.  He has gone on to become a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician.  He uses this training in his role as Team & Touring Physician for Amateur & Professional Athletes.  Dr. Hayes also cultivates his professional interest in the Active Release Technique, and serves his community through health screenings at local malls, health fairs, places of employment and other special events.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
 
 
DC Member

George McClellan, DC

Contact Information

909-399-9696

520 E. Foothill
Pomona, CA 91767

Email

Dr. George McClellan completed pre-chiropractic coursework at Creighton University in Nebraska and at CSULA before receiving his BA in Biology at LACC along with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in April 1979.  His professional interests center around Orthopedics and Medical-Legal cases.  Additional certifications he has earned include QME and Disability Evaluator.  Dr. McClellan stays involved in the larger Chiropractic community through his membership in the San Gabriel Valley Chiropractic Association.  His spare time interests are horses and golf.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Glen Alis, D.C., C.N.S.
DC Member

Glen Alis, D.C., C.N.S.

Contact Information

949-218-4520

http://www.deltawellnessgroup.com/

30320 Rancho Viejo Rd., Ste.103
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

Email

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Hans O. Wiederrich, DC
DC Member

Hans O. Wiederrich, DC

Contact Information

858-748-4343

14103 Poway Rd.
Poway, CA 92064

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Dr. Hans Wiederrich completed his DC degree in 1994.  He now treats elite marathoners, having been certified as a Chiropractic Sports Practitioner and a Strength and Conditioning Specialist.  In the local community Dr. Wiederrich has served as the Associate Medical Coordinator for the Suzuki Rock 'N' Roll Marathon in San Diego and provided medical treatment to athletes participating in many other events, such as the PRCA rodeo, Ultimate Fighting Championships, California State Games and nearly all other types of running.  He is qualified in Advance Whiplash Traumatology, and serves as an adjunct faculty member for the Southern California University of Health Sciences Post-graduate Department.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/high school students in my area  
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
DC Member

James Van Grinsven, DC

Contact Information

661-254-3223

22777 Lyons Avenue Suite 105
Santa Clarita, CA 91321

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Dr. James Van Grinsven studied Biology at CSUN before graduating from LACC in 1987.  As the co-founder of Business Connections, a local professional networking organization, he also promotes Chiropractic at local Career Days.  He is active in his community through youth organizations such as the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities  
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities  
 
Jeff Phillips, DC
DC Member

Jeff Phillips, DC

Contact Information

909-792-4434

http://www.redlandschiropractors.com/

620 Alabama St.
Redlands, CA 92373

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Dr. Jeffrey W Phillips completed his pre-chiropractic studies at San Bernardino Valley College and Riverside Community College before graduating in 1992 with a BS in Human Biology and Doctor of Chiropractic degree from LACC.  As a Qualified Medical Evaluator and Workers Compensation Specialist, he has also pursued Whiplash Certification through the Spine Research Institute of San Diego.  Dr. Phillips serves in the  California Reserve Peace Officers Association and as a Reserve Deputy Sheriff.  He is a member of the Elks Club and the International Footprint Assoc.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
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Joshua Samanta, DC

Contact Information

562-789-1999

http://www.uptownwellness.com/

7354 Painter Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602

Dr. Joshua Samanta graduated from the University of Toronto (Ontario, Canada) with a BS degree in Human Biology before going on to complete his DC degree in 2000.  As a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, he is involved with Youth Football physical screenings as well as the local Chamber of Commerce, doing Corporate Wellness  Programs and Digital Spinal Scan Screenings.  Dr. Samanta is supportive of the SCU Alumni Association, and as a Community Based Internship & Preceptor Doctor. His current outside activities revolve around being an active dad of two young boys!

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Juli Walls, DC, L.Ac.
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Juli Walls, DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

760-836-3644

72-855 Fred Waring Dr C-20
Palm Desert, CA 92260

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Dr. Juli Walls received a BS in Mass Communications and a BA in Italian from UC Berkeley before completing her chiropractic studies in December 2000.  Since then, she has added Acupuncture training to her credentials as well.  Dr. Walls spreads the word about acupuncture at community events (including minimal evaluations for both chiro and acupuncture).  She has been involved with the American Cancer Society, Alzheimer’s Foundation, Chamber of Commerce, and charitable contributions to local arts.  Besides enjoying her new baby, Dr. Walls has taken up knitting in her downtime.

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Juli Walls, DC, L.Ac.
DC Member

Juli Walls, DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

760-836-3644

72-855 Fred Waring Dr C-20
Palm Desert, CA 92260

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Dr. Juli Walls received a BS in Mass Communications and a BA in Italian from UC Berkeley before completing her chiropractic studies in December 2000.  Since then, she has added Acupuncture training to her credentials as well.  Dr. Walls spreads the word about acupuncture at community events (including minimal evaluations for both chiro and acupuncture).  She has been involved with the American Cancer Society, Alzheimer’s Foundation, Chamber of Commerce, and charitable contributions to local arts.  Besides enjoying her new baby, Dr. Walls has taken up knitting in her downtime.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
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Julie Brown, DC

Contact Information

562-799-9150

http://lotushc.com/

4772 Katella Avenue Suite 102
Los Alamitos, CA 90720

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Dr. Julie Brown became interested in human body movement at an early age as a gymnast. Her under graduate studies at the University of Washington were focused in Zoology. She became interested in the field of massage therapy as a way to provide a “hands on” approach to health care. While in Seattle she worked on athletes in the UW training room as well as Seattle Sounders professional soccer team. She graduated from the Southern California University of Health Sciences magna cum laude in 2005 with her doctor of chiropractic degree. During her time as a student at the University she was involved in student government and community service events. Dr. Brown is passionate about providing her patients with the best in natural health, nutrition and body in order to live a healthy and active life.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits
  • Shadowing by prospective students
  • Presentations to highs and colleges in local area
  • Attending health profession fairs at Colleges and Universities
 
 
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Kent S. Salholm, DC

Contact Information

714-638-4852

http://tlcchiropractic.com/

12906 Harbor Blvd
Garden Grove, CA 92840

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Dr. Kent S Salholm completed pre-chiropractic coursework at Masters College and Portland State University before receiving his DC degree in December 1986.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
AOM Member

Kevin McNamee, DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

818-999-4747

http://www.californiahealthinstitute.com/

20121 Ventura Blvd Suite 212
Woodland Hills, CA 91364

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Dr. Kevin McNamee graduated from UCLA with a BS in Bioengineering before completing his BS in Human Biology and Doctor of Chiropractic degrees at LACC in 1987.  Dr. McNamee is also a Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.);  he trained in China at Dalian Medical College and completed a family practice rotation at an Arizona Navajo Indian reservation hospital.  Dr. McNamee is a faculty member at the Kinesiology Department at California State University at Northridge (CSUN), at Emperors’ College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, and at Yo San University.  He is also a member of the National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions, and well qualified to assist students in making well-informed career decisions.

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per acupuncturist's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
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Kevin McNamee, DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

818-999-4747

http://www.californiahealthinstitute.com/

20121 Ventura Blvd Suite 212
Woodland Hills, CA 91364

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Dr. Kevin McNamee graduated from UCLA with a BS in Bioengineering before completing his BS in Human Biology and Doctor of Chiropractic degrees at LACC in 1987. Dr. McNamee is also a Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.); he trained in China at Dalian Medical College and completed a family practice rotation at an Arizona Navajo Indian reservation hospital. Dr. McNamee is a faculty member at the Kinesiology Department at California State University at Northridge (CSUN), at Emperors’ College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, and at Yo San University. He is also a member of the National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions, and well qualified to assist students in making well-informed career decisions.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Kevin Ting Joe, DC
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Kevin Ting Joe, DC

Contact Information

714-447-3361

1370 Brea Blvd Sutie 120
Fullerton, CA 92831

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Dr. Kevin Joe is a lifetime resident of Fullerton, CA. He attended Fullerton High School and California State University, Fullerton where he majored in Biology. He was a member of the varsity tennis team at Cal State Fullerton and suffered numerous injuries. Learning about chiropractic care from his college health professions advisor, he began considering chiropractic care for his own personal use and as a career option. Graduating from the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1991, it was only natural for him to open Joe Family Chiropractic in Fullerton where he stays active in many community events and activities.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Contact
  • Presonal visits
  • Shadowing by prospective students
  • Presentations to high school and college/universities students
 
Kurt A. Spurgin, DC
DC Member

Kurt A. Spurgin, DC

Contact Information

760-347-6822

80-545 Highway 111, Suite B
Indio, CA 92201

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Dr. Kurt Spurgin completed his pre-chiropractic coursework at the University of California before graduating with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree, summa cum laude.  He has gotten involved with the La Quinta Chamber of Commerce, serving as Vice Chair of Events and Programs, and currently serving his second consecutive term as President.  On the Board of Directors for the La Quinta Rotary Club, he has served as Chair of International Service and Chair of Community Relations.  Besides being in an band (!), Dr. Spurgin has taught numerous classes in CPR and First Aid for the American Red Cross, as well as Sports Injury Prevention.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
Lisa Hollingsworth, DC, L.Ac.
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Lisa Hollingsworth, DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

877-767-6217

1180 Studebaker Road Suite H
Long Beach, CA 90815

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Dr. Lisa Hollingsworth completed a BS in Psychology at Xavier University of Louisiana in 2000. She graduated from SCU first with her DC degree in December 2004 followed by her Master’s in AOM in August 2005. Professionally, her interests include Mind-Body Healing, Nutrition, and Women's Health. Her practice in Long Beach, CA is Wellbody Innovations where mind-body philosophy meets a bog and shop filled with uplifting affirmations on various apparel. In addition she works as an independent contractor at Euphoria Health and Beauty Bar in Long Beach and as an acupuncturist in the chiropractic office of Dr. Ken Claborn in Granada Hills, CA. Her hobbies include hiking, biking, watching movies, dining, music and health.

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Manli Wu DC, L.Ac
DC Member

Manli Wu DC, L.Ac

Contact Information

626-839-8578

http://www.walnuthealth.com/

18710 Amar Rd. Ste. C
Walnut, CA 91789

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Before completing her Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 2005 at Southern California University of Health Sciences in Whittier, Dr. Manli Wu had studied Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine at Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (GZTCM) in the People’s Republic of China where she received her Master’s degree. Dr. Wu has served as a supervising doctor in the Acupuncture Department for interns and foreign AOM students at GZTCM as well as at the SCU Health Center in Whittier. Her professional interests include Applied Kinesiology, Active Release Technique, and nutrition response testing. The doctor founded the American TaiChi Health Association of California, and is a member of the Alliance of Acupuncture Medicine. To give back to the community, doctors at her clinic offer free Tai Chi exercise classes and Health Seminars to the public and give health lectures at senior centers in the cities of Walnut and Diamond Bar. Her personal interests include travel and swimming.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at Colleges and Universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at Colleges and Universities
 
Mark M. Dederichs, DC, L.Ac.
AOM Member

Mark M. Dederichs, DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

626-963-6332

1435 E. Rt. 66 #C
Glendora, CA 91740

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As a Doctor of Chiropractic, Mark M Dederichs continues to add to his skills.  After studying Food Science at Cal Poly Pomona, he received his DC degree (from Cleveland-LA) and an MS in Nutrition from University of Bridgeport in CT.  He then chose Southern California University of Health Sciences to study for his Master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.  Dr. Dederichs has since joined the SCU Board of Regents as a guiding member of our institution.  He enjoys exercise in his free time, and volunteers as part of the Historic Route 66 Tourism Committee.

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Mark M. Dederichs, DC, L.Ac.
DC Member

Mark M. Dederichs, DC, L.Ac.

Contact Information

626-963-6332

1435 E. Rt. 66 #C
Glendora, CA 91740

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As a Doctor of Chiropractic, Mark M Dederichs continues to add to his skills.  After studying Food Science at Cal Poly Pomona, he received his DC degree (from Cleveland-LA) and an MS in Nutrition from University of Bridgeport in CT.  He then chose Southern California University of Health Sciences to study for his Master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.  Dr. Dederichs has since joined the SCU Board of Regents as a guiding member of our institution.  He enjoys exercise in his free time, and volunteers as part of the Historic Route 66 Tourism Committee.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Michael Budincich, DC
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Michael Budincich, DC

Contact Information

626-792-3390

http://www.drbud.com/

140 N. Hill Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91106

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Dr. Michael Budincich first studied at USC to receive his BS degree in Biological Sciences before receiving his DC degree in 1980.  His professional interests now include spinal arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and acute herniated disc conditions.  “Dr. Bud” is a Qualified Medical Examiner and is active in his state’s Chiropractic Association at all levels.  He supports local high school & college student athletics, and serves internationally as a "Flying Samaritan," providing free care to needy individuals in Mexico (as doctor, pilot & translator!).  If you look carefully on New Year’s Day, you might even see him as an annual participant in the Pasadena Rose Parade.  In addition, Dr. Bud’s hobbies and personal interests include SCUBA diving, water & snow ski,  family, and weight lifting.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
Michael Cioffi, DC
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Michael Cioffi, DC

Contact Information

drcioffi@sbcglobal.net

http://www.cioffichiropractic.com/

18856 Roscoe Blvd, Ste B
Northridge, CA 91324

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Dr. Michael Cioffi received his BA degree in Anthropology from UCLA before completing his DC studies in April 2000.  His family practice treats many women in pregnancy, as well as athletes.  As part of establishing a thriving practice, the doctor is active in participating in corporate health fairs in the San Fernando and Simi Valleys, has a second office in Sherman Oaks, and has developed a referral network of MDs that regularly refer new patients to the office.  “That…is something that a prospective student may want to talk more about to understand that MD's and DC's can successfully work together in today's health care environment.”  In his local community, Dr. Cioffi has been a committed Career Day speaker in the schools, and has a strong desire to see minority representation in the profession increase.  His personal interests include baseball, reading, cycling, the beach, and spending time with his growing family.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities  
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Michael Cioffi, DC
DC Member

Michael Cioffi, DC

Contact Information

drcioffi@sbcglobal.net

http://www.cioffichiropractic.com/

18856 Roscoe Blvd, Ste B
Northridge, CA 91324

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Dr. Michael Cioffi received his BA degree in Anthropology from UCLA before completing his DC studies in April 2000.  His family practice treats many women in pregnancy, as well as athletes.  As part of establishing a thriving practice, the doctor is active in participating in corporate health fairs in the San Fernando and Simi Valleys, has a second office in Sherman Oaks, and has developed a referral network of MDs that regularly refer new patients to the office.  “That…is something that a prospective student may want to talk more about to understand that MD's and DC's can successfully work together in today's health care environment.”  In his local community, Dr. Cioffi has been a committed Career Day speaker in the schools, and has a strong desire to see minority representation in the profession increase.  His personal interests include baseball, reading, cycling, the beach, and spending time with his growing family.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities  
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
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Michael L. Close, DC

Contact Information

323.656.4194

1042 N. Fairfax Ave
West Hollywood, CA 90046

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Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Attending health professions fair at colleges and universities in my area
 
 
DC Member

Mike Fillat, DC

Contact Information

858-573-1104

http://www.drfillat.com/

10791 Tierrasanta Blvd. #105
San Diego, CA 92124

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Dr. Fillat completed his pre-chiropractic coursework at U.C. Santa Barbara and Mesa Junior College before receiving his DC degree in 1993.  He sees a lot of athletes in his practice, and includes sports injuries among his professional interests.  He is also certified as a Qualified Medical Examiner.  The doctor is very active in his local community as both soccer and baseball coach, president of his kids’ school foundation and on the board of his own high school’s foundation, &c.  His family and kids are his primary personal interests, along with enjoying over-the-line, poker, and being involved in his community.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
 
 
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Nadina M. De Souza, DC

Contact Information

562-991-4606

http://www.drnadina.com/

8034 S. Painter Avenue
Whittier, CA 90602

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Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
Nicole T. Smith, L.Ac.
AOM Member

Nicole T. Smith, L.Ac.

Contact Information

949-276-7222

27514 Calle Arroyo Suite A
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

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Dr. Nicole T. Smith completed a BA in Biology at Rhode Island College in 2000 before receiving her MAOM in August of 2004.    Already an advocate for good health as both writer and speaker, Nicole is a member of the Doctors Speakers Bureau, giving free workshops in healthcare offices around California on various health topics.  Ms. Smith has become certified in Functional Blood Testing, and promotes a program of Weight Loss through Nutritional Cleansing.  A figure skater for 8 years, she is also an avid reader and writer.  She wrote a book entitled: The Essential Guide of Study - Pass Your Board Exams the First Time, and is currently working on a second book on acupuncture, toxicity in America, and nutritional cleansing.

Acupuncturist is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per acupuncturist's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
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Paul Jacoy, DC

Contact Information

626-585-1616

http://www.pasadenachiropractic.com/

48 N El Molino Ave #102
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Dr. Paul Jacoy completing his Biology degree at Cal Poly Pomona he graduated with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1992.  He went on to become a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner.  Dr. Jacoy has served the San Gabriel Valley Chiropractic Society as President, Treasurer, and committee member.  He has also served his local community as a board member of Project New Hope, a program of the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles that provides low-income housing for individuals and families afflicted with AIDS/HIV.  Currently he is a board member of the Playhouse District Association. Dr. Jacoy is fluent in Spanish and Italian and enjoys running, hiking and swimming.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
 
DC Member

Peter Whiteley, DC

Contact Information

760-480-7555

1042 W El Norte Pkwy
Escondido, CA 92026

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Dr. Peter Whiteley completed pre-chiropractic coursework at Pasadena City, Mt SAC, Fullerton, and Cypress Colleges prior to graduating with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from LACC in December 1997.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
Ray Pevey , DC
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Ray Pevey , DC

Contact Information

626.447.4442

423 South First Avenue
Arcadia, CA 91066

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Dr. Raymond Pevey completed pre-chiropractic coursework at Pasadena City College and received a BS degree in Biology from the University of Bridgeport (Connecticut). He graduated from LACC with his chiropractic degree in December 1983. Professionally, Dr. Pevey runs a family practice, in which he also works with children with learning disorders. Additional certifications earned include CEPA - Chiropractic for Elite and Professional Athletes. In his local community, Dr. Pevey is involved with high school athletic programs, and lecturing to businesses and churches on the benefits of chiropractic and a healthy lifestyle. His other interests include golf, tennis, and “helping my family live a healthy life through chiropractic.”

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Rhonda Lilien, DC
DC Member

Rhonda Lilien, DC

Contact Information

858-452-2275

http://www.lajollaintegrativehealth.com/

5830 Oberlin Drive Suite 303
San Diego, CA 92121

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Raised on Long Island in New York Dr. Rhonda Lilien came to Southern California to attend San Diego State University where she majored in Psychology. She graduated from the LACC in 1985 and opened her practice in La Jolla, California. She has recently relocated her office and is having fun being involved in marketing activities, like her weekly networking group. Dr. Lilien describes her practice as high quality, low volume and she treats a variety of patients. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, photography, memory photo books and spending time with her loved ones. She also loves to try new things and meet new people.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits
  • Shadowing by prospective students
  • Presentations to high school and undergraduate students
  • Attending health profession fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
DC Member

Richard Belsky, DC

Contact Information

858-481-0303

http://www.delmarchiropracticsports.com/

12264 El Camino Real, Ste 108
San Diego, CA 92130

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Dr. Richard Belsky completed a BS in Biology at State University of New York (New Paltz) before graduating Magna Cum Laude with his DC degree in 1992.  He became a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner as well as a Qualified Medical Examiner and Certified Disability Evaluator.  He serves on the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners and has previously been the team chiropractor for various local high school & university sports teams.  His personal interests include surfing, swimming, running, and weight training.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
 
Richard M. Burger, DC, CCSP, DIBAK
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Richard M. Burger, DC, CCSP, DIBAK

Contact Information

858-273-1414

http://home.earthlink.net/~joyof10/

1300 A Grand Ave.
San Diego, CA 92109

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Dr. Richard M Burger completed a BS Zoology with a minor in Chemistry at San Diego State University and then graduated with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1979.  He went on to receive a Diplomate from the International Board of Applied Kinesiology and to become a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner.  Dr. Burger serves on the Board of Regents of SCU, and has been Past Director of San Diego County Chiropractic Society.  As part of the International College of Applied Kinesiology, he has been on the Board of Certified Teachers and the Board of Standards.  Dr. Burger had been involved in teaching Applied Kinesiology to other doctors for many years.  In addition, he is an Honorary Captain of the San Diego County Deputy Sheriffs Association and enjoys water sports, tennis, and motorcycling.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
Robyne Captanis, DC
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Robyne Captanis, DC

Contact Information

562-420-7571

http://www.captanischiropractic.com/

2650 Los Coyotes Diagonal
Long Beach, CA 90815

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Dr. Robyne Captanis received both her BS in Human Biology and her DC degree from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1990.  She has also studied as a Naturopathic Physician, and received certification in Clinical Nutrition.  Additional interests include using the Contact Reflex Analysis, N.E.T. (NeuroEmotional Technique) and Activator.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students  
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Roozbeh Sahrai, DC
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Roozbeh Sahrai, DC

Contact Information

310-316-0066

http://www.ABCchirocare.com/

23332 Hawthorne Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505

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Roozbeh Sahrai received his Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology from the University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran in December, 1990. After coming to the United States he owned the Fitness Grill Restaurant in Brea, California for 10 years. He received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the Southern California University of Health Sciences in December, 2006. He utilizes a “whole person approach” to wellness with all of his patients.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities in local area.
 
 
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Roy Hughes, DC

Contact Information

310-373-7292

http://www.hugheschiro.net/

4511 Calle Mayor
Torrance, CA 90505

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After graduating from CSU Long Beach with a BS degree in Business Administration and Public Accounting, Roy Hughes went on to graduate from LACC with an additional BS in Human Biology as well as his DC degree in 1992.  As a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner and Qualified Medical Examiner, Dr. Hughes helps out as the Lead Physician for the Annual Lions All-Star Football game, and at other functions for local sports teams and players in the South Bay area. He is curently President of the West Torrance Lions Club, and Past President of the Walteria Businessmans Association, and a Member South Bay Athletic Club where he enjoys various sports.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours  
 
Saby Szajowitz, DC, CCSP
DC Member

Saby Szajowitz, DC, CCSP

Contact Information

858-481-0303

http://www.delmarchiropracticsports.com/

12264 El Camino Real, Suite 108
San Diego, CA 92130

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Dr. Saby Szajowitz completed pre-chiro coursework at LA Pierce College & West Coast University before attending the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic to receive his BS in Biology and Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1992. As a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner, his professional interests include sports & recreational injuries. Specifically, he has worked as the team chiropractor for various professional surfing venues, such as the Surf, Skate & Snow Teams for Billabong and Oakley, as well as being Team Chiropractor for the NFL San Diego Chargers. He enjoys time with family, travel, surfing, snowboarding, tennis, and working out.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
Sally Norgate, DC
DC Member

Sally Norgate, DC

Contact Information

858-622-9266

http://www.imcdoctors.com/

8650 Genesee Ave., Ste 314
San Diego, CA 92122

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Dr. Sally Norgate completed her BS degree in Zoology and Microbiology at the University of Manitoba (Canada) before receiving her DC degree from LACC in 2000.  Her professional interests include technician’s syndrome, whiplash, muscle strains and sports injuries.  Dr. Norgate plays professional squash part-time, travelling in CA for tournaments, and works part-time as a squash pro at a local club in San Diego teaching lessons and organising tournaments.  Through my sports club every year I help organise a charity event called ‘Rally for the Kids.’  This year the money will go to children who live in a group home and need a mentor to give them support.”  Other interests include running and attending sports events (football, hockey).

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
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Sandra J Hanna, DC, LAc

Contact Information

949 389-0400

http://www.hannachiropracticwellnesscenter.com/

27901 La Paz Rd, Suite 1
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

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Sandra Hanna received her BA in biology at University of San Diego prior to receiving her Doctor of Chiropractic degree. In addition to being certified in Applied Kinesiology, Dr. Hanna is a Licensed Acupuncturist, Reiki Master, and yoga instructor.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits
  • "Job Shadow" by individual arrangement
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fair at colleges and universities
 
 
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Scott J. Vrzal, DC

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949 582-9090

http://sportscarecenter.com/

27665 Forbes Rd Ste 103`
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

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Scott J Vrzal earned his AA degree at West Valley Junior College in Saratoga and completed pre-chiropractic coursework at Cal State Long Beach before earning his DC degree in 1993. He is certified in Applied Kinesiology and is recognized in the "Who's Who in American Seminar Leaders" as an AK training course assistant. Professionally, he has an interest in Sacro-Occiptal Research, herbal therapy, and the Neuro-Emotional Technique. As time permits, Dr. Vrzal is active in the California Chiropractic Association, the Laguna Niguel Chamber of Commerce, and Toastmasters International. He enjoys mountain bike racing in his spare time.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
 
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Sharon Martinez, DC

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909-483-5295

http://www.drsharon.chirodirectory.com/

8282 White Oak Avenue Suite 111
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

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Dr. Sharon Martinez completed pre-chiropractic coursework at UC Davis, UC Santa Barbara, and the University of La Verne prior to earning her Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1990. She belongs to the International Chiropractic Association. In her community, Dr. Martinez participates in the local school district scoliosis screenings. Her hobbies and personal interests include martial arts, bicycling, and organic gardening.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
 
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Steven C. Salyers, DC

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661-327-7074

5300 California Avenue #340
Bakersfield, CA 93309

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Dr. Steven C Salyers graduated with his BA in Biology and his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from LACC in 1976. He has participated on International Humanitarian healthcare teams with the Christian Chiropractic Association & with other Christian medical teams. Professionally Dr. Salyers is an AMA Permanent Impairment Evaluator ans has served as the Vice President of Kern County Chiropractic Society and of Kern County Christian Chiropractic Society. He has also volunteered his time as a chaplain in California State prisons. Here is a doctor who knows what it is to be a holistic healthcare provider!

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
Steven D. Mitchell, DC
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Steven D. Mitchell, DC

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559.685.9391

http://www.tularespine.com/

1098 E. Cross Ave
Tulare, CA 93274

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Steven Mitchell began his pre-chiropractic coursework at College of the Sequoias prior to graduating from UC Davis in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology. He earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree, cum laude, in 1992. Now he employs spinal decompression in his practice as part of his ‘tool box’ to provide patients with optimal care.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
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Steven K. Miranda, DC

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951-788-9635

6900 Brookton Avenue Suite #1
Riverside, CA 92506

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Dr. Steve Miranda studied at the Univeristy of North Carolina -Wilmington before completing his Bachelor's degree at Southern Adventist University in Tennessee.  He then came out to California and graduated from LACC with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in April 1996.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
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Steven Lochridge, DC

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760-741-7110

1878 W El Norte Pkwy
Escondido, CA 92026

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Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
Steven Rigler, DC
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Steven Rigler, DC

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619-238-0096

http://www.backfixers.com/

1885 National Avenue
San Diego, CA 92113

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Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
  • Attending health professions fairs at colleges and universities
 
 
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Tim Schumacher, DC

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818-880-2096

http://www.calabasaschiro.com/

26560 Agoura Rd, Ste 113
Calabasas, CA 91302

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Tim Schumacher completed his pre-chiropractic studies at CSU-Northridge before going on to receive his BS in Human Biology and Doctor of Chiropractic degrees from LACC in 1992. Active in his community, Dr. Schumacher is a Past Vice President of the Calabasas Chamber of Commerce, Executive Boardmember and Vice Chairman for Neighborhood Council #1 of the City of Simi Valley, and President of the Long Canyon Estates HOA. He previously served as Chairman for the Calabasas Pumpkin Festival, and manages to balance his interests in his family, church and golf in addition.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
Timothy R. Noble, DC
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Timothy R. Noble, DC

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714-974-3700

http://anaheimhillschiropractic.com/

5769-P E. Santa Ana Canyon Road
Anaheim, CA 92807

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Timothy R Noble studied at Fullerton College prior to receiving his BS degree in Human Biology at LACC and graduating magna cum laude with his DC degree in 1986. He has gone on to get a Diplomate from the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians, which he employs regularly as Team Doctor for Canyon High School football events. In addition, Dr. Noble is certified as an Independent Disability Evaluator and a Qualified Medical Examiner. His involvement in the broader chiropractic community includes membership in the ACA and CCA, as well as ProSport Chiropractic and the Association for the Care of Elite and Professional Athletes. Dr. Noble also serves as a member of the SCU Board of Regents and the SCU Alumni Association Board of Directors of the University. In his downtime, Dr. Noble enjoys his family, church, fishing, and scuba diving.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
 
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Valerie Johnson, DC

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Greater Los Angeles

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitative Services

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
 
Victor Prong, DC
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Victor Prong, DC

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626-581-3578

http://www.eternalchiro.com/

1722 Desire Ave. #205
Rowland Heights, CA 91748

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Dr. Victor Prong graduated from Fu-Jen Catholic University of Taiwan with a BA in Physical Education and received a Certificate of Education from the International Research Institute for Acupuncture Science in Taiwan ROC before coming to the US to receive his MS in Exercise Science from Arizona State University.  He then completed his DC degree in 1993.  Dr. Prong has served on the American Chinese Chiropractic Association and is a member of the American Chiropractic Association.  He is a Supervising Doctor in the LACC Preceptor Program and an Associate Faculty Member.  He serves his local community as Principal of the Children's Sunday School at Bread of Life Christian Church.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor’s choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours
 
Victor Rafa, DC
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Victor Rafa, DC

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979-454-8811

http://grwc.net/

24002 Via Fabricante Suite 501
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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Dr. Victor Rafa graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Science with a Minor in Business Administration. He graduated from the Southern California University of Health Sciences with honors in 2002 with his doctor of chiropractic degree. His interest in pre and post surgical rehabilitation and functional movement patterns were further strengthened with his four years of experience working with the Hoag Hospital Orthopedic Team. Dr. Rafa has served as one of the team doctors for Mission Viejo Junior All American Football for the past four years. His hobbies and interests include mountain biking, basketball and camping with his friends and family.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal Visits
  • Shadowing by prospective student
 
Vince Punturere DC
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Vince Punturere DC

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310-277-0220

http://www.drvincent.net/

1180 S. Beverly Dr. #410
Los Angeles, CA 90035

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Dr. Vince Punturere has a very interesting academic background.  After receiving a BS degree in Interpersonal Counseling at UC Davis, he went on to an Advanced Study of Modern Dance at Cal State Long Beach.  Then he completed his DC degree, magna cum laude, in 1985.  After that, he got an MBA from Pepperdine University.  In addition to his practice in Culver City, Dr. Punturere teaches a weekend Biology class through New College for students who wish to accelerate their completion of prerequisite coursework.  He is actively involved in his community, on the Boards of both Culver City Education Foundation and of Advocates for Language Learning, El Marino Language School.  His hobbies include biking, swimming, weightlifting, hiking, and reading.

Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • One-on-One Visits
  • Presentations to grade/middle/high school students
  • Presentations to undergraduate students at colleges and universities
 
 
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William P. Valusek , DC, FACO

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760-352.1452

1073 Ross Ave, Ste. B
El Centro, CA 92243

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Chiropractor is available for:

  • Email Exchanges
  • Personal visits per chiropractor's choice
  • Shadowing by prospective student during working hours

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