Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Santa Monica - Stanford Court! As your Santa Monica 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 - Santa Monica - Stanford Court 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 Santa Monica 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 Santa Monica 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. Richard Reiss, D.C. was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and served in the U.S. Air Force as a medic right out of high school. While in the Air Force he worked in several base hospitals varying in capacities. After his honorable discharge he attended Cal State University Dominguez Hills, where he graduated with his Bachelor’s degree. Soon after Dr. Reiss attended the Los Angeles Chiropractic College where he graduated and obtained his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1981. Since, Dr. Reiss has been The Joint’s local chiropractor in Santa Monica, CA dating back to October of 2015.
Dr. Reiss took his skills as an Air Forceman and has learned to serve the Santa Monica community. Through the use of manual manipulation, Dr. Reiss can tailor his adjustments to serve those with sciatica pain, neck pain, lower back pain, migraines and even scoliosis. He finds it very rewarding to relieve his patients using his two hands.
Dr. Wong is a Southern California native who is also a local of the west side of Los Angeles. He grew up in West LA and attended University High school then attended University of California, Santa Barbara. He graduated from UCSB with a degree in Asian American Studies.
After his undergraduate studies, he knew he still wanted to help people with his hands and chiropractic became an option. He attended Parker University in Dallas Texas and graduated cum laude in 2014.
He first practiced in Santa Rosa, CA after graduating and moving back to California. He practiced with Healthy Families Chiropractic for 2.5 years until he decided to moved back to Southern California in 2018 to be closer to family.
Now he enjoys helping people with their musculoskeletal conditions using chiropractic as a tool to help achieve their health goals.
In Case You Didn't Know
When Dr. Wong is not in the clinic he is an avid soccer fan, player, and official. He started playing soccer at age 7 then joined AYSO Region 70 in West LA. At age 13 he transitioned to playing more competitively with Galaxy Alliance (which is now LAFC Breakers). At 17 years old he transitioned to become a soccer official. He also continues officiates youth and amateur matches when he can, as well playing on the pitch when he can get away.
Traveling is a fun passion and hobby when he gets a chance. Spain, Portugal, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Bulgaria, Israel, Cyprus, and Romania are places he has back-packed to recently and he thoroughly enjoys learning and experiencing other cultures while traveling. The best part is meeting new people and trying their cultural food, dishes and drinks!
Chiropractic has changed his lifestyle ever since attending Chiropractic school. Learning how the body functions from a biomechanics, anatomical, physiological and biochemical perspective invigorates him to share his passion to help others where they might not have thought chiropractic may have been able to help previously. Dr. Wong takes great pleasure to help others transform their lives and make changes to take patients to the next level.
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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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