Biography

I was born and raised in Peoria, IL. My parents still reside in East Peoria,IL. I am 1 of 5 children. My older sister is a Neonatal Intensive Care nurse at OSF Saint Francis Hospital in Peoria,IL. My oldest brother is an cheif economist for Fair Isaac in Chicago, IL. My younger brother is a graduate of Southern Illinois University and is now a resturant manager for a expanding Steak resturant in Dallas, TX. My youngest sister is Marquette University graduate and is currently a stay at home mom in East Peoria, IL. I have around a dozen chiropractors in my family, cousins, relatives, and wives of relatives, ect. all through out the midwest.

I recently married in 2012 to my beautiful wife, Laura. I am practicing in North San Diego and am looking forward to helping the community with my expertise. My mission is to help those sick and suffering from chronic back or neck pain using only the most advanced successful treatment protocols.

Education & Licensure

  • Palmer College of Chiropractic, Doctorate of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA 2003
  • Qunicy University, Bachelor of Arts, Quincy, IL1997
  • Licensed by the, California Board of Chiropractic Examiners (DC 31863) 2012- present
  • Licenced by the , Florida Board of Chiropractic Examiners 2006 – 2013
  • Board Certified Part I, Includes subject examinations in each of six basic science areas: general anatomy, spinal anatomy, physiology, chemistry, pathology, and microbiology and public health. National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Davenport, IA 2001
  • Board Certified Part II, Includes subject examinations in each of six clinical science areas: general diagnosis, neuromusculoskeletal diagnosis, diagnostic imaging, principles of chiropractic, chiropractic practice and associated clinical sciences. National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Davenport, IA 2001
  • Board Certified Part III, Includes questions that address nine clinical areas: case history, physical examination, neuromusculoskeletal examination, roentgenologic examination, clinical laboratory and special studies examination, diagnosis or clinical impression, chiropractic techniques, supportive techniques, and case management. National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Davenport, IA 2002
  • Board Certified Part IV, Examination tests individuals in three major areas: x-ray interpretation and diagnosis, chiropractic technique and case management. National Board of Chiropractic Examiners Davenport, IA 2002
  • Florida Board Certified, Includes questions that address: case history, physical examination, neuromusculoskeletal examination, roentgenologic examination, clinical laboratory, special studies examination, diagnosis or clinical impression, chiropractic techniques, physiotherapy techniques, and case management. National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Tampa, FL 2006
  • Certified Spinal Decompression Therapy DRS Practitioner, Completed the prescribed course of study and satisfactory evidence of a through knowledge of the science of spinal decompression therapy. Dr. Richard E. Busch Decompression Technique, 2010
  • California Board Certified, Includes questions that address: case history, physical examination, neuromusculoskeletal examination, roentgenologic examination, clinical laboratory, special studies examination, diagnosis or clinical impression, chiropractic techniques, physiotherapy techniques, and case management. National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, 2012