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Dr. Irina Velichko D.C.

 

Dr. Velichko decided to become a chiropractor after receiving life changing chiropractic care while working in the social work field.  Her goal is to address the root of  the health imbalance, not the symptom that manifests from it. Dr. Velichko resonates with core chiropractic principles of health transmitting through a well-functioning nerve system.   She believes that if one wants to improve the quality of  how they feel, move and think, chiropractic care is essential to their life routine.

Dr. Irina Velichko earned a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Lifewest Chiropractic College in Hayward, CA.  She has at least 140 hours of post-doctoral training in working with pregnant and pediatric populations from International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA).   She holds a  B.A. in Sociology from San Francisco State University and spent 5 years working in the social work field before attending chiropractic college. Dr. Irina Velichko is fluent is Russian. 

Specialization in Pregnancy and Pediatric Care

The health of the individual starts with chiropractic check-ups throughout pregnancy to insure optimal development and position of the fetus, contributing to an easier, faster birth. Dr. Irina  is certified in Webster’s Technique, which was designed to reduce the effects of sacral subluxation/pelvic dysfunction which can manifest in dystocia (slow labor progression) during birth process. 

 
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Dr. Ben Glass D.C.

Dr. Benjamin Glass is an experienced Chiropractic Doctor with over 8 years of experience empowering people to become active participants in their own health and well-being.

His mission is to support and guide people to discover their health potential. His clinical competence, research informed care  and ability to connect with people is serving diverse needs of fast-paced professionals .

Dr. Glass received his Bachelors in Kinesiology, the study of human movement, from Temple University, PA. Dr. Glass also has a certificate in Massage Therapy from Massage Arts Center of Philadelphia, and practiced bodywork clinically before attending chiropractic college in 2008.

Dr. Glass completed his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life Chiropractic College West, where he gained a passion for the art, science and philosophy of chiropractic care.

Upon graduating, Dr. Glass traveled abroad to the island of Roatan off the coast of Honduras to introduce chiropractic care to marginalized communities and provide chiropractic care in the largest community health clinic on the island.

In 2014, Dr. Glass received a post-graduate certificate as a Certified Chiropractic Wellness Practitioner  and in 2015 completed his training as a certified Foundation Training Instructor which gives him additional tools to utilize in clinical practice. 

Dr. Glass is now offering world class Chiropractic Care, teaching Foundation Training, facilitating Workplace Wellness workshops and supporting at risk youth through service work to help Shift the Oakland community to health.