A Minnesota native, and a 1991 graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, MO, I received a perfect score on my first state board exam for Adjusting Technique. Since then, Iíve added over 20 years of clinical experience adjusting thousands of people, further honing those adjusting skills.
Being a life-long musician myself, married to a professional singer-songwriter-musician, and with 4 sons who are all musicians, Iíve had a lot of contact with many professional musicians, artists, engineers, ďroadiesĒ and the like for many years. These people have a unique world that doesnít have time for physical dysfunction and pain. Therefore, whether itís spine, shoulders, hips, knees, elbows, fingers, jaws or toes, getting the right adjustment made when & where itís needed can be key to their success.
Iím a former competitive swimmer, diver and gymnast, and a coach in those sports for 20 years, giving me a unique perspective on human function & performance that many people donít have. Sports & physical fitness have remained important in my life, and I still do flips on my trampoline, and even compete in inline skate marathons! By contrast, I worked in nursing homes for several years and have deep compassion for those with special needs. Iíve cared for elite athletes, professional dancers, weekend warriors, and everything from newborns to 90-somethings.
For those of you who know certain chiropractic techniques, my techniques of choice are: Diversified, Chiropractic BioPhysics, Thompson (Drop), Logan Basic, Activator, Gonstead, Pierce, Pettibon, & AK.
Experience, passion, compassion & skill are what I bring to the table with every adjustment I give. Ready to serve you in San Diego, Southern California, or wherever else youíd have me to come.
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I have been using Dr. Dots "DotBots" for years. Her girls have seen many of the artists and crew that I have TM/PM'd for. Her girls are always on time, friendly, and professional. You need to make time and room on your tour for Dr. Dot's services. By far the best in the business.” Clay Hutson Production Manager (Guns and Roses, Alice in Chains, Staind)
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Melanie” Casting Crowns Tour manager Melanie H.
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Also.. The person that came out to our Chicago show (Ali) was amazing, and because of her i decided to look into getting more book for the tour.
Nightwish - Tour Mg” Nightwish Tour Manager Roger
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TB"” Tyler the Creator Tour manager Tim Boardman
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FYI Danielle in Salt Lake City was amazing, she worked on my whole crew and band and everyone loved her.
” Tony, TM: Victoria Justice / Cobra
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He provided a table, towels etc which made it very easy to work with.
Very on point and definitely made for an amazing show at night - thank you again!
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Thanks Romana, def will hit you up next time round.
Tour Manager - Ben Howard” Martijn Tour Manager - Ben Howard
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Paul Collis” Anthrax Tour manager Paul