Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Carmel Mountain! As your San Diego chiropractor dedicated to family chiropractic and spine health, we invite you to join the millions of Americans who have not only found relief from lower back pain, sciatica pain, and migraines, but also a pathway to wellness with chiropractic's natural, drug-free approach to healthcare.
Whether you have seen a chiropractor in the past or are seeking a local chiropractor near you for the first time, expect your visit to The Joint Chiropractic - Carmel Mountain to be different from any healthcare experience you've had before. Perhaps even life-changing.
Here are a few reasons why The Joint Chiropractic in San Diego is your perfect destination for pain relief and preventative care:
As you can see, chiropractic care provided by the licensed chiropractors at The Joint offers you and your family an affordable, convenient and accessible solution like no other.
Through manual manipulation of the spine delivered to the highest standards by licensed chiropractors, chiropractic care works to restore and maintain proper communication from your brain to your body by relieving what chiropractors refer to as a subluxation, or a misalignment, of the spine. Restoring proper alignment to the spine can assist with pain relief and prevention of:
So whatever “symptoms” you or your family may be experiencing, visit our San Diego chiropractic office today to learn more about how you could improve your overall health and well-being. And remember, you never need an appointment to visit, so stop in when it is convenient for you. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Dr. Derek Potvin, D.C. was born and raised in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario CANADA. A U.S. border town at the junction of Lake Superior and Huron. As a multi-sport athlete, he played ice hockey at the the Junior and Collegiate levels.
It was during this time that Dr. Potvin developped a passion for the human body, physical fitness, and the treatment of injuries.
"Dr. Derek," as he is known to his patients, graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, Minnesota in April 1999. By 2001, he already had his own successful practice in Dana Point, California in South Orange County. Over the years, he has treated a wide range of patients of all ages.
When Dr. Derek is not giving chiropractic adjustments, he can be found at the beach with family and friends, helping coach his son's hockey team, or enjoying Italian or Mexican cuisine.
Dr. Raymund Miranda joined The Joint Chiropractic’s network of doctors in 2020. He attended Cleveland Chiropractic College where he obtained his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1995. Dr. Miranda is the local chiropractor in Carmel Mountain, CA and is excited to serve the local community.
Dr. Miranda realized early on that chiropractic care was his calling.
“When I was told that healing “happens from the inside out”, that’s when I knew chiropractic was for me. I believe that our bodies were created to move, and my goal has been to find out and remove barriers that are in the way. Do this and allow the body to do it’s job.”
Dr. Miranda says the best thing about working in the chiropractic field is the people. He says he has met some remarkable people through his career.
Over the course of his career, Dr. Miranda has learned to serve a range of patients all with varied symptoms and ailments. Including, migraines, upper back pain, lower back pain, neck pain, arthritis, sciatica and more.
When Dr. Miranda isn’t working at The Joint Chiropractic in Carmel Mountain, CA, he loves spending his time running, hiking, working out and spending time with his family.
Dr. Jason Trainer, D.C. graduated Cum Laude (with honors) with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Parker University in Dallas, Texas after completing two undergraduate degrees at Parker: a B.S. in Anatomy and a B.S. in Health and Wellness. While at Parker, Dr. Trainer was the recipient of the James W Parker Philosophy award, which recognizes a single doctor for demonstrating the principles of friendship, love of mankind, and compassion to serve in the practice of Chiropractic.
Dr. Trainer has continued his post-graduate education specializing in proper function of the spine and nervous system. Dr. Trainer is so passionate about the benefits of a healthy nervous system that he joined a team of doctors on a mission to introduce chiropractic to the people of El Salvador with the ultimate goal of writing and passing laws recognizing chiropractic in that country.
Ultimately what motivates Dr. Trainer is a desire to help people live fuller, healthier lives due to losing his father to a massive heart attack at 57. Having lived through the pain of losing a loved one to a preventable disease, Dr. Trainer is on a mission to empower people to make wise choices regarding their health and wellness.
In addition to chiropractic Dr. Trainer also enjoys golfing as much as humanly possible and spending time in nature with his wife Jennifer and their 2 dachshunds, Snoopy and Red Baron.
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In a recent Consumer Reports study, chiropractic outperformed prescription medication, deep-tissue massage, yoga, pilates, and over-the-counter medication therapies, in treating back pain. 1
1 Consumer Reports Health Ratings Center. Back-Pain Treatments. ConsumerReports.org; July 2011.
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