Chiropractors near 92116

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Health Vibes Alternative Therapies
Chiropractor, MS, DC, QME
Verified
San Diego, CA 92116
I have been providing chiropractic care in conjunction with nutritional therapy for more than a decade in San Diego county. I am a california state appointed qualified medical evaluator with extensive experience in treatment of musculoskeletal and neurological conditions caused by degenarative disease or traumatic events. As a professor of human nutrition and physiology, I believe in collaboration with acupuncturists and medical specialists to provide the entire range of available treatment options to my patients. In my opinion a combination of alternative and western medical ideas in conjunction with nutritional therapies may provide the best solutions to most human ailments.
I have been providing chiropractic care in conjunction with nutritional therapy for more than a decade in San Diego county. I am a california state appointed qualified medical evaluator with extensive experience in treatment of musculoskeletal and neurological conditions caused by degenarative disease or traumatic events. As a professor of human nutrition and physiology, I believe in collaboration with acupuncturists and medical specialists to provide the entire range of available treatment options to my patients. In my opinion a combination of alternative and western medical ideas in conjunction with nutritional therapies may provide the best solutions to most human ailments.
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Chiropractic in 92116 - is it right for me?
92116 Chiropractors specialize in the interactions between our nerves, muscles and skeleton and their effects on our general health. They diagnose problems and use manual therapy, including joint adjustment and manipulation, to prevent and treat them.

Many people who seek 92116 chiropractic care do so for help with back pain, especially lower back pain, neck pain and headache. Spinal adjustment in 92116 or chiropractic adjustment is the most common method of treatment--it refers to the manual adjustment by the chiropractor of the three-joint complex at the base of your spine with sufficient force to create a sensation of 'release', increasing the joint's range and reducing pain.

A treatment plan may involve one or more manual adjustments. Many chiropractors in 92116 also incorporate nutritional counseling, exercise or rehabilitation into the treatment plan.

How is a Chiropractor licensed?
The Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) in 92116 must complete four academic years at a school accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education, as well as a one-year internship at an outpatient clinic owned and run by a chiropractic college. They are tested and certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, and licensed by the state in which they practice. To maintain licensure in most states, practitioners must complete a certain number of continuing education hours annually.

There are several schools of chiropractic adjustment techniques, although most chiropractors mix techniques from several schools. Some Applied Kinesiologists in 92116 are qualified as Chiropractors.