Chiropractor, BS, DC
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Pittsburg, California 94565
As a chiropractor, I incorporate my background in kinesiology, physiotherapy, personal training and chiropractic into individualized treatment plans. My office provides drug free treatments that utilize the body’s innate ability to heal. My goal is to uphold Thomas Edison's vision when he stated, "The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease".
(925) 676-4678
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Pittsburg, California 94565
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As a chiropractor, I incorporate my background in kinesiology, physiotherapy, personal training and chiropractic into individualized treatment plans. My office provides drug free treatments that utilize the body’s innate ability to heal. My goal is to uphold Thomas Edison's vision when he stated, "The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease".

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Chiropractic in Pittsburg - is it right for me?
Pittsburg 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 Pittsburg chiropractic care do so for help with back pain, especially lower back pain, neck pain and headache. Spinal adjustment in Pittsburg 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 Pittsburg also incorporate nutritional counseling, exercise or rehabilitation into the treatment plan.
How is a Chiropractor licensed?
The Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) in Pittsburg 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 Pittsburg are qualified as Chiropractors.