Training and Experience

Education and Training

James Burke Whittlesey DC, CCEP

Life Chiropractic College-West, 1983-86
Doctorate Degree
College of the Redwoods, 1981-82
College of Marin, 1975-77

Life Chiropractic Clinic Oakland, CA

Private practice in Novato,       1990-present
Bay Area Medical Clinic    Daly City, CA       1989-90
West Coast Therapeutics    Vallejo, CA   1988-89
Family Chiropractic Office    South San Francisco, CA   1987-88

Calif. License Number:
18265 Date: 1/6/87

English and Spanish

Qualified Medical Examiner

Certified Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner
Proficiency Rated-Activator Methods
Brimhall Holistic 10 Step Protocol


Foundations Of Functional Diagnostic Medicine Program – Dicken Weatherby N.D.

Foundations of Functional Blood Chemistry Analysis – Dicken Weatherby N.D.

Mastering the Thyroid – Datis Kharrazian D.C., MA

Mastering Functional Blood Chemistry Analysis – Brandon Brock DC

Graston Technique

Functional Endocrinology – Datis Kharrazian D.C.,M.A

Functional Blood chemistry Analysis – Datis Kharrazian D.C., M.S., C.N.S.

Advanced Case Studies in Functional Endocrinology
Datis Kharrazian D.C.

Neurotransmitter and the Brain –  Datis Kharrazian D.C.

ProAdjuster  Computerized Instrument Adjusting – Dr. John Stein

Detox 360 – Metabolic Clearing – Linda Clark CNC

Pulstar FRAS Computerized Instrument Adjusting   Michael Pedigo DC

Chiropractic Orthopedics Program – Richard Stonebrink D.C. and Henry West D.C.

3D Energetics – William Kneebone D.C.

Whiplash and Spinal Trauma – Daniel Murphy D.C.,D.A.B.C.O.

Cranial Osteopathy – Dennis Hertenstien D.C.

Activator Methods Technique – Arlan Fuhr D.C.

Thompson Technique – Terry Brady D.C.

Cox Low Back Technique – James Cox D.C.

Disability Evaluation – CCA

Trigger Point Therapy

Somatic Therapy Technique – James Dreaver D.C.

Soft Tissue Diagnosis and Treatment – Warren Hammer D.C., D.A.B.C.O.

Chiropractic Biophysics Technique – Donald Harrison D.C., Ph.D.

Extremity Evaluation and Treatment -Kevin Hearon D.C.

Motion Palpation Technique – Kevin Hearon D.C., C.C.E.P.

Gonstead Technique – Cox D.C.

Chiropractic Repatterning Technique- Stuart Marmorstien D.C.

Nambudripad Allergy Elimination Technique (N.A.E.T.)- Devi Nambudripad D.C., L.A.C.

Brimhall Holistic Protocol Course, Basic, Intermediate, Advanced and Advanced Intensive – John Brimhall D.C.

Menopause and Osteoporosis – Lanie Simpson D.C.

Bioenergetic Synchronization Technique – Dr. Morter

Institute of Chinese Herbology classes 1-3

Cold Laser and Applied Neurology -Richard Amy D.C.

Neuro-Emotional Technique (NET)- Scott Walker D.C.

Neuro-Emotional Xtra Technique – Scott Walker D.C.

Auriculotherapy- Ear Acupuncture – Terry Oleson Ph.D.

“Mood Cure” Amino Acid therapy for Mood Disorders – Julia Ross M.A.

Advanced Amino Acid Therapy – Julia Ross M.A.

Nutritional Response Testing – Freddie Ulan D.C., C.C.N.

Correcting Chronic Health Problems – Michael Lebowitz D.C.

Advanced Amino Acid Therapy – Julia Ross M.A.

Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) –  Gary Craig Ph.D.

Beyond Nutrition(homeopathy) – William Kneebone DC,

CNC, D.I. Hom.

Reading the Signs: The Oriental and Western Approach –  Stephen Stiteler L.A.C. ,OMD, D. Hom.

Acu-Power Technique – James Durlacher DC, DICAK  

SOT Sacro-Occipital Technique – Mark Charrette DC

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      I was constantly in pain.  The pain was in my neck and back.  My results have been EXCELLENT.  I can do almost anything I want to do and not be in terrible pain.  I think Dr. Whittlesey is excellent.  I will recommend him to everybody.

      Luis R. -
      Novato, CA



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