Michael Valentine, DC

Valentine Chiropractic

  • 17955 Magnolia St.
  • Fountain Valley, CA 92708
  • Phone: (805) 962-1988

SELECTED OCCUPATIONAL HISTORY

  • Owner/Chiropractor, Valentine Chiropractic, Fountain Valley, California, 1984 – Present
  • Associate Doctor, Arlo Gordon DC, Hollywood, California, 1982 – 1984

EDUCATION AND LICENSURE

  • Doctor of Chiropractic, Licensed in the State of California, License # 15057, 1983 – Present
  • Doctor of Chiropractic, Licensed in the State of Georgia, License # 1961, 1982
  • Doctor of Chiropractic, Licensed in the State of North Carolina, License # 1368, 1982
  • Doctorate of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa, 1979 – 1982
  • Undergraduate Studies in Biology, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan, 1972 -1977

SELECTED POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS AND DIPLOMATES

CPR and Emergency Procedures Certification – Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA, 1982-2015

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Triage, and Connective Tissue Injuries and Wound Repair: Triaging the injured and differentially diagnosing both the primary and secondary complaints. Connective tissue injuries and wound repair morphology focusing on the aberrant tissue replacement and permanency prognosis potential. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Ligament Anatomy and Injury Research and Spinal Kinematics: Spinal ligamentous anatomy and research focusing on wound repair, future negative sequelae of abnormal tissue replacement and the resultant aberrant kinematics and spinal biomechanics of the spine. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Spinal Biomechanics, Central Nervous System and Spinal Disc Nomenclature: The application of spinal biomechanical engineering models in trauma and the negative sequelae it has on the central nervous system inclusive of the lateral horn, periaqueductal grey matter, thalamus and cortices involvement. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Biomechanics of Traumatic Disc Bulge and Age Dating Herniated Disc Pathology: The biomechanics of traumatic disc bulges as sequelae from trauma and the comorbidity of ligamentous pathology. Age-dating spinal disc pathology in accordance with Wolff’s Law. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Clinical Grand Rounds: The review of case histories of mechanical spine pathology and biomechanical failures inclusive of case histories, clinical findings and x-ray and advanced imaging studies. Assessing comorbidities in the triage and prognosis of the injured. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York, 2018

Spinal Trauma Pathology, Research Perspectives: The review of current literature standards in spinal trauma pathology and documentation review of biomechanical failure, ligamentous failure and age-dating disc pathology. Cleveland University – Kansas City, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, New York,
2018

Medical-Legal-Insurance Documentation: Accurate and compliant documentation of history and clinical findings inclusive of functional losses, loss of activities of daily living, duties under duress and permanent loss of enjoyment of life. Prognosing static vs. stable care, gaps in care both in the onset and in the middle of passive care with a focus on detailed diagnosing. The integration of chiropractic academia, the court system and the insurance reimburser’s requirements for complete documentation. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Accident Reconstruction: Terms, Concepts and Definitions: The forces in physics that prevail in accidents to cause bodily injury. Quantifying the force coefficients of vehicle mass and force vectors that can be translated to the occupant and subsequently cause serious injury. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Accident Reconstruction: Causality, Bodily Injury, Negative Acceleration Forces, Crumple Zones and Critical Documentation: Factors that cause negative acceleration to zero and the subsequent forces created for the vehicle that get translated to the occupant. Understanding critical documentation of hospitals, ambulance reports, doctors and the legal profession in reconstructing an accident. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Accident Reconstruction: Skid Marks, Time, Distance, Velocity, Speed Formulas and Road Surfaces: The mathematical calculations necessary utilizing time, distance, speed, coefficients of friction and acceleration in reconstructing an accident. The application of the critical documentation acquired from an accident site. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2018

Accident Reconstruction: Research, Causality, and Bodily Injury: Delta V issues correlated to injury and mortality, side-impact crashes and severity of injuries, event data recorder reports correlated to injury, frontal impact kinematics, crash injury metrics with many variables and inquiries related to head restraints.Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division,Long Island, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cartesian System: The Cartesian Coordinate System from the history to the application in the human body. Explanation of the x, y and z axes in both translation and rotations (thetas) and how they are applicable to human biomechanics. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-
Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cervical Pathobiomechanics Spinal biomechanical engineering of the cervical and upper thoracic spine. This includes the normal and pathobiomechanical movement of both the anterior and posterior motor units and normal function and relationship of the intrinsic musculature to those motor units. Nomenclature in reporting normal and pathobiomechanical findings of the spine. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo,
NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Lumbar Pathobiomechanics: Spinal biomechanical engineering of the lumbar spine. This includes the normal and pathobiomechanical movement of both the anterior and posterior motor units and normal function and relationship of the intrinsic musculature to those motor units. Nomenclature in reporting normal and pathobiomechanical findings of the spine. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State
University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanics in Trauma: To utilize whiplash-associated disorders in various vectors of impact and whiplash mechanisms in determining pathobiomechanics. To clinically correlate annular tears, disc herniations, fractures, ligament pathology and spinal segmental instability as sequellae to pathobiomechanics from trauma. The utilization of digital motion x-ray in diagnosing normal versus abnormal facet motion along with case studies to understand the clinical application. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering & Organizational Analysis: Integrating spinal biomechanics and pathobiomechanics through digitized analysis.The comparison of organized versus disorganized compensation with regional and global compensation. Correlation of the vestibular, ocular and proprioceptive neurological integration in the righting reflex as evidenced in imaging. Digital and numerical algorithm in analyzing a spine. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Cervical Digital Analysis: Digitizing and analyzing the cervical spine in neutral, flexion and extension views to diagnose pathobiomechanics. This includes alteration of motion segment integrity (AMOSI) in both angular and translational movement. Ligament instability/failure/pathology are identified all using numerical values and models. Review of case studies to analyze pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Lumbar Digital Analysis: Digitalizing and analyzing the lumbar spine images to diagnose pathobiomechanics. This includes anterior and posterior vertebral body elements in rotatioal analysis with neutral, left and right lateral bending in conjunction with gate analysis. Ligament instability/failure/pathology is identified all using numerical values and models.  Review of case studies for analysis of pathobiomechanics using a
computerized/numerical algorithm along with corrective guidelines. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

Spinal Biomechanical Engineering: Full Spine Digital Analysis: Digitalizing and analyzing the full spine images to diagnose pathobiomechanics as sequellae to trauma in relation to ligamentous failure and disc and vertebral pathology as sequellae. This includes anterior and posterior vertebral body elements in rotatioal analysis with neutral, left and right lateral bending in conjunction with gate analysis. Ligament instability/failure/pathology is identified all using numerical values and models. Review of case studies for analysis of pathobiomechanics using a computerized/numerical algorithm along with corrective guidelines. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2018

MRI History and Physics: Magnetic fields, T1 and T2 relaxations, nuclear spins, phase encoding, spin echo, T1 and T2 contrast, magnetic properties of metals and the historical perspective of the creation of NMR and MRI. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Spinal Anatomy and Protocols: Normal anatomy of axial and sagittal views utilizing T1, T2, 3D gradient and STIR sequences of imaging. Standardized and desired protocols in views and sequencing of MRI examination to create an accurate diagnosis in MRI. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Disc Pathology and Spinal Stenosis: MRI interpretation of bulged, herniated, protruded, extruded, sequestered and fragmented disc pathologies in etiology and neurological sequelae in relationship to the spinal cord and spinal nerve roots. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Spinal Pathology: MRI interpretation of bone, intradural, extradural, cord and neural sleeve lesions. Tuberculosis, drop lesions, metastasis, ependymoma, schwanoma and numerous other spinal related tumors and lesions. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Methodology of Analysis: MRI interpretation sequencing of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine inclusive of T1, T2, STIR and 3D gradient studies to ensure the accurate diagnosis of the region visualized.  Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Clinical Application: The clinical application of the results of space-occupying lesions. Disc and tumor pathologies and the clinical indications of manual and adjustive therapies in the patient with spinal nerve root and spinal cord insult as sequelae. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo,
NY, 2017

MRI Protocols Clinical Necessity: MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images. Clinical indication for the utilization of MRI and pathologies of disc in both trauma and non-trauma sequellae, including bulge, herniation, protrusion, extrusion and sequestration. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of
Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Degeneration/Bulges: MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar degeneration. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. Central canal and cauda equina compromise interpretation with management. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State
University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Interpretation of Lumbar Herniations: MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. Morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad-based herniations are defined and illustrated. Central canal and cauda equina compromise interpretation with management. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Interpretation of Cervical Degeneration/Bulges: MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR axial, stacking, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of cervical degeneration. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl's nodes and herniations. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management. Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University
of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Interpretation of Cervical Herniations: MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of lumbar herniations. With the co-morbidities and complications of stenosis, pseudo-protrusions, cantilevered vertebrate, Schmorl’s nodes and herniations. Morphology of lumbar disc pathologies of central and lateral herniations, protrusions, extrusions, sequestration, focal and broad-based herniations are defined and illustrated. Spinal cord and canal compromise interpretation with management.  Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

MRI Interpretation of Degenerative Spine and Disc Disease with Overlapping Traumatic Insult to Both Spine and Disc: MRI slices, views, T1, T2, STIR Axial, FFE, FSE and sagittal images in the interpretation of degenerative spondylolesthesis, spinal canal stenosis, Modic type 3 changes, central herniations, extrusions, compressions, nerve root compressions, advanced spurring and thecal sac involvement from an orthopedic, emergency room, chiropractic,
neurological, neurosurgical, physical medicine perspective.  Texas Chiropractic College, ACCME Joint Providership with the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Buffalo, NY, 2017

Connective Tissue Spinal Disc Permanent Pathology, Primary Spine Care: Herniated, bulged, protruded and extruded discs, etiology, and morphology. Age-dating disc pathology inclusive of Modic changes, piezoelectric effect, Wolff’s Law and radicular clinical presentation. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Texas Chiropractic College, Long Island NY 2017

Connective Tissue Pathology and Research, Primary Spine Care: Utilization in spinal models considering the opioid abuse and various spinal models in contemporary health care. Care paths for mechanical spine pain and the evidence for conservative chiropractic care. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Texas Chiropractic College, Long Island NY 2017

Bio-Neuro-Mechanical Lesions and Spine Care, Primary Spine Care: Mechanoreceptor, proprioceptor, nociceptor innervation and control of the spinal system with central nervous system action and interaction. The integration of the pain processing network and the HPA Axis (hypothalamus, adrenal, and pituitary) with the chiropractic spinal adjustment. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Texas Chiropractic College, Long Island NY 2017

Ethics, Documentation and Research, Primary Spine Care: Maintaining ethical Interprofessional relationships based upon an evidenced-based practice inclusive of triage, diagnostics, and reporting. Creating thorough documentation that reflects your complete findings encompassing descriptive ICD-10 codes and concludes the presence or absence of pathology. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Texas Chiropractic College, Long Island NY 2017

MRI Spinal Anatomy, Protocols and Disc Pathology: Normal anatomy of axial and sagittal views utilizing T1, T2, gradient and STIR sequences of imaging. Degeneration and annular fissures of discs in both trauma and non-trauma patients and the biochemical properties of joints in age dating pathology. Disc bulges from degenerative and sequalla to osseous issues, herniation pathology and protrusion, extrusion, migrated and sequestered variations. Clinical scenarios as
sequella to disc and pre-existing pathologies. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2016

Neurodiagnostics, Imaging Protocols and Pathology of the Trauma Patient: An in-depth understanding of the protocols in triaging and reporting the clinical findings of the trauma patient. Maintaining ethical relationships with the medical-legal community. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2015

Diagnostics, Risk Factors, Clinical Presentation and Triaging the Trauma Patient: An extensive understanding of the injured with clinically coordinating the history, physical findings and when to integrate neurodiagnostics. An understanding on how to utilize emergency room records in creating an accurate diagnosis and the significance of “risk factors” in spinal injury. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2015

Crash Dynamics and Its Relationship to Causality: An extensive understanding of the physics involved in the transference of energy from the bullet car to the target car. This includes G’s of force, newtons, gravity, energy, skid marks, crumple zones, spring factors, event data recorder and the graphing of the movement of the vehicle before, during and after the crash. Determining the clinical correlation of forces and bodily injury. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2015

MRI, Bone Scan and X-Ray Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient: MRI interpretation, physiology, history and clinical indications, bone scan interpretation, physiology and clinical indications, x-ray clinical indications for the trauma patient. Texas Chiropractic College,Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2015

Neurodiagnostic Testing Protocols, Physiology and Indications for the Trauma Patient: Electromyography (EMG), Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV), Somato Sensory Evoked Potential (SSEP), Visual Evoked Potential (VEP), Brain Stem Auditory Evoked Potential (BAER) and Visual-Electronystagmosgraphy (V-ENG) interpretation, protocols and clinical indications for the trauma patient. Texas Chiropractic College,Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2015

Documentation and Reporting for the Trauma Victim: Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation and diagnosis utilizing the ICD-9 and the CPT to accurately describe the injury through diagnosis. Understanding and utilizing state regulations on reimbursement issues pertaining to healthcare. Texas Chiropractic College, Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2015

Documenting Clinically Correlated Bodily Injury to Causality: Understanding the necessity for accurate documentation, diagnosis and clinical correlation to the injury when reporting injuries in the medical-legal community. Documenting the kinesiopathology, myopathology, neuropathology, and pathophysiology in both a functional and structural paradigm. Texas Chiropractic College,Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2015

Integrative Care Strategies: Case Management Components with Dan Murphy, Certified Spinal Trauma Program. International Chiropractic Association of California, Costa Mesa, CA, 2000

Practical Clinical Case Management – Assessment, Care and Rehabilitation (Part 2) with Dan Murphy, Certified Spinal Trauma Program.International Chiropractic Association of California, Costa Mesa, CA, 2000

Accident Imaging: X-Ray, MRI, CT, VF, and Analysis with Bryan Gatterman, Certified Spinal Trauma Program. International Chiropractic Association of California, Costa Mesa, CA, 2000

Practical Clinical Case Management – Assessment, Care and Rehabilitation (Part 1) with Dan Murphy, Certified Spinal Trauma Program.International Chiropractic Association of California, Costa Mesa, CA, 2000

Understanding Mechanisms of Vehicular Accident Injury with Charles Davis, Certified Spinal Trauma Program.International Chiropractic Association of California, Costa Mesa, CA, 2000

Principles of Soft Tissue Injury and Repair with Dan Murphy, Certified Spinal Trauma Program.International Chiropractic Association of California, Costa Mesa, CA, 2000

Trauma Neurology and Chiropractic with Dan Murphy, Certified Spinal Trauma Program.International Chiropractic Association of California, Costa Mesa, CA, 2000

Chiropractic/Orthopedic: Review Session, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1988

Impairment Rating, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1988

Rigid & Non-Rigid Immobilization, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1988

Metabolic Bone & Joint Diseases 2, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1987

Metabolic Bone & Joint Diseases 1, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1987

Fundamentals of X-Ray Interpretation 3, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1987

Fundamentals of X-Ray Interpretation 2, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1987

Fundamentals of X-Ray Interpretation 1, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1987

Physical & Laboratory Examinations, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1987

Chiropractic Orthopedic Examination, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1987

Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, Los Angeles, CA, 1987

Upper Extremities III, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

Upper Extremities II, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

Upper & Lower Extremities, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

Lumbar Spine 3, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

Lumbar Spine 2, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

Lumbar Spine 1, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

Cervical Spine, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

School of Office Management, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

Cervical Spine, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

Cervical Spine, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1986

Impairment Rating, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1985

Impairment Rating – Session 5, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1985

Impairment Rating – Session 4, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1985

Physical Therapy, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1985

Neurology – Session 2, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1985

Neurology – Session 1, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1985

Physical Therapy, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1985

PMA School of Office Management, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics. Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1985

Neurology, 300 Hour Program Leading to Diplomate in American Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics.Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, CA, 1984

Technique – SOT, Activator, Diversified, Chiropractic techniques for adjusting protocol. Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA, 1982

Thompson Technique, Specific chiropractic adjustment technique utilizing drop table methods. California Chiropractic Association, Davenport, IA, 1982

SELECTED MEMBERSHIPS

  • Costa Mesa Men’s Club, Member, 1986 – Present
  • Founder of Business Leads Group Le Tip of W. O. C., Former President, 1984 – 2016
  • Academy of Chiropractic, Member, 2015 – Present
  • Huntington Beach Toastmasters, Former President, 1985 – 1992
  • Chamber of Commerce, Community Member, 1984 – 1990
  • Fountain Valley Jaycees, Former President, 1984 – 1990

SELECTED HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Exam Intern Award, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa,1981 – 1982