Dr. Haley is a Virginia State Board Licensed Acupuncturist and Herbalist, a New Mexico State Board Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Diplomat in Oriental Medicine certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), and is certified by the Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CCAOM) in clean needle technique.
Dr. Haley received her Master’s Degree in The Science of Oriental Medicine from the prestigious Southwest Acupuncture College in Santa Fe, New Mexico graduating at the top of her class. As part of her clinical training, Dr. Haley practiced at an integrative medical setting at the Santa Fe Indian Hospital, where she specialized in arthritis, back pain, allergies, and diabetes. Dr. Haley’s other clinical expertise includes woman’s health from her time working at the Santa Fe Woman’s Center and the gynecology department of the Heilong Integrative University Hospital in Harbin, China. During her time in China, Dr. Haley also worked with the cancer and post-stroke patients, as well as other neurology patients.
Post-graduation, Dr. Haley started her own business and private practice in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She worked extensively with patients suffering from psycho-emotional disorders, anxiety, depression, and addiction. Dr. Haley’s background as a Division 1, Varsity athlete contributed to her successful strategy working with student-athletes on sports-related psychologically, competitive performance, and nutritional aspects for their athletic training. Dr. Haley’s passion for athletics and physical fitness continued to serve her as she worked as the resident acupuncturist at the prominent El Gancho Racquet and Fitness Club in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She had success treating joint and back pain, tendonitis, and metabolic disorders aiding in weight-loss programs, prior to her working as the acupuncturist on Princess Cruise Lines for the last 5 years.
Her experience has given her the opportunity to treat patients all over the world and globally study health and wellness strategies. Dr. Haley feels extremely fortunate to be able to have changed the lives of her patients by relieving them of their health concerns within the short duration of just one cruise. Her method of treatment encouraged the body to jump-start its own natural healing processes for a better quality of life. Her patients’ conditions have ranged from pain conditions such as sciatic pain, back pain, joint injuries, and arthritis to terminal cancer pain, post-stroke paraplegia, weight-loss, digestive disorders, and facial rejuvenation.
Dr. Haley is thrilled to join the team here at the Chiropractic Family Health Centre while she is pursuing her specialty in sports medicine acupuncture and continuing her certification as a Natural Health Practitioner.
A complimentary consultation with Dr. Haley is available so you may discover how this effective, time-tested medicine can bring long-lasting relief from your health concerns.
Dr. Curtis C. Margerum, D.C. was born in Mayville, ND. He grew up in Minnesota and was active in football, basketball, baseball and track in high school. He also participated in choir, band and drama. He went on to play baseball at both Moorhead State University and the University of North Dakota. From there he attended Northwestern College of Chiropractic in Bloomington, MN graduating in 1990.
He has been in practice for the last 26 years in Alexandria, Virginia and loving every minute of it. He has helped countless number of patients through the years. He has skills in many chiropractic techniques including Diversified, Activator, Thompson Drop and Cox Flexion Distraction.
He recently joined the Palmercare Chiropractic group which serves Northern Virginia in eight different locations. He is constantly attending seminars and meetings to continue to better himself for the benefit of his patients. His main goal is to provide the chiropractic experience which is above and beyond the patients’ expectations.
Dr. Tashiro has worked over 40 years in the health care field in a variety of capacities: nutrition consultation to health professionals, clinical nutritionist, health educator and chiropractor. He has developed a specialized interest and expertise in the field of mind/body medicine and the role of mental and emotional wellbeing (Consciousness) in the expression of wellness.
Dr. Tashiro graduated in 1964 with a B.A. in languages from the University of California, Riverside. Following two years of active duty in the U.S. Army, including a one-year tour in Vietnam, he designed and taught Seminars in Clinical Nutrition for health care professionals, as well as courses in nutrition, anatomy and physiology for lay audiences. He earned his Masters in Clinical Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport in 1984 and Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer West Chiropractic College in 1988. Since graduation, Dr. Tashiro has taken extensive post graduate training in Functional Neurology, Functional Medicine (Nutrition), Applied Kinesiology (movement and joint function), Energy Medicine and Regenerative Medicine.
Dr. Tashiro has lived and practiced in Colorado since 1999. In January 2005 he founded Tashiro Wellness Center— A Center for Intentional Healing” in Lakewood, Colorado. From May of 2007 to April of 2017 he was affiliated with HealthSource, a national chiropractic franchise. On May 1, 2017, he launched his practice under the name of Colorado Life-Changing Care. It is a multi-disciplinary facility with the focus on chiropractic, Nutrition, Brain Rehab and Regenerative Medicine.
Dr Tashiro lives in Lakewood with his wife Patricia and dog Benji. He enjoys golfing, hiking, surfing, reading, eating, and vacations in Hawaii.
Dr. Ted Davidson was born and raised in Tulsa Oklahoma. There he was active in basketball and baseball, and grew up heavily involved with his family’s horse business, that consisted of breeding, horse breaking and training. He obtained a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from Langston University also located in Oklahoma. Dr. Davidson is a new resident in Washington DC and enjoys playing basketball, working out and morning runs that allows him to explore the different historical areas of DC.
Dr. Davidson decision to be a chiropractor was due to his belief that prescription medications shouldn’t be the initial approach for dis-ease, and that holistic approach to care will improve overall health and wellness. Dr. Davidson attended Logan University in St. Louis where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree and Master degree in Sports Science and Rehabilitation, graduating with honors in 2016. He was also a group leader at the Mid-Rivers outpatient center located in St. Charles, MO.
Dr. Davidson’s chiropractic tool belt consists of techniques such as Diversified, Gonstead, Thompson Drop Technique, Cox Flexion-Distraction, ART, and FMT certification in Rock Tape. He also focuses on athletic injuries and proper biomechanics. He is very passionate about continuing his growth as chiropractor, and helping patients through inspiring optimal wellness by unleashing their body’s innate ability to heal.
Jessica earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing in 2010 from Molloy College in Rockville Centre, NY. She received her Master’s Degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Georgetown University in 2016. In addition she is a certified Primary Care Pediatric Mental Health Specialist and is currently working toward her certification as an Aromatherapist.
Jessica is very excited to join our team and begin her move into the field of Regenerative Medicine as she feels it compliments her conviction that healthcare is about more than just sick care, it is about healing the whole body.
After graduating from Molloy College in 2010 – Jessica, a Colorado Native, returned to Colorado with her husband and two children, because she loves everything about what Colorado has to offer.
QUALIFICATION & EXPERIENCE
Education: MSN-FNP, APRN
Specialties: Adolescent Medicine, Pediatric Mental Health, Joint Injections, Ozone Therapy, Regenerative Medicine.
Here at Palmercare Chiropractic we do our best to not only get you healthy but keep you healthy! Chiropractic care is one of the most important aspects of healthcare in order to achieve optimal health. Chiropractic care is based off the concept of eliminating misalignment and nerve interference of the spine.
As a Chiropractors we focus and work on your nervous system removing subluxations, getting the nerves turned on and firing so your body is able to heal itself as it should and perform at optimal levels!
Chiropractic care is so much more than a quick fix for neck and back pain. Babies and children struggling with bedwetting, colic, ear infections, and feeding issues can find relief with chiropractic care too! Find out more about what we can do to help your little one by contacting Palmercare chiropracter today!