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The Doctor

ALEXANDER EDISS, D.C.

CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION

  • Undergraduate education – Pre Veterinary Medicine
    • Santa Ana College and Long Beach State College
  • Chiropractic College – Los Angeles College of Chiropractic
    • Bachelor of Arts in Biology – 1974
  • Diplomat National Board of Chiropractic Examiners – 1975
  • Doctor of Chiropractic Degree – 1975
  • Post Graduate Education – Los Angeles College of Chiropractic
  • Resident Radiology Program – six months
  • Chiropractic Orthopedics (300 hours) – Certification and Board Qualified
  • Diversified Technique – Certification
  • Suggestive Therapeutics (Hypnosis) – Certification
  • California Chiropractic Association
  • Disability Evaluation Certification – 1978
  • Industrial Disability Examiner – CCF Certification – 1992
  • Industrial Disability Examiner – Renewed 1994
  • International College of Applied Kinesiology
  • Essentials of Applied Kinesiology, Basic 100 hours – Certification 1979
  • Advanced Applied Kinesiology – over 600 hours- Board Qualified 1983

LICENSING

  • Montana State Board – 1975
  • California State Board – 1975
  • Practicing since 1976

EMPLOYMENT

  • Partner, Desert Chiropractic – 1976 to 1982
  • Owner, Palm Springs Chiropractic – 1982 to present
  • Owner/President/Consultant- Nutri-West Southern California- 1999 to present

INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES

  • American Chiropractic Association- member since 1974
  • California Chiropractic Association – member since 1974
  • Riverside County District of California Chiropractic Association
    • Member since 1976
  • Peer Review and Ethics Committee – 1979 to 1993
  • International College of Applied Kinesiology- member since 1980
    • President Riverside County District – 1980-81
  • President Riverside County District – 1988-89
  • Assistant District Director – California Chiropractic Association Board of Directors
    • Two terms- 1985-1991
  • District Director- California Chiropractic Association Board of Directors
    • Two terms – 1992-1998
  • Secretary Riverside County District – CCA – 2001-2004
  • Treasurer Riverside County District- CCA – 2005 -2011
  • California Chiropractic Association
    • Finance Committee – 1993-1997
    • Government Relations Committee – 1995-1996
    • Membership Committee – 1995-1996
  • Southern California University of Health Sciences
    • Alumni Association Board of Directors – 1984-1988
    • Alumni Association President – 1988-1989
    • Panel Member – "Chiropractic practice relations" – 1997, 1998, and 1999
    • Board of Regents – First Term – 2003 – 2007
    • Board of Regents – Second Term – 2007 – Present
  • Applied Kinesiology (100 hour) Certification Course – ICAK Syllabus
    • Associate Instructor- 1985 – 2004
  • Palm Springs High School
    • Sports Medical Staff – Volunteer 1986 to 2004
  • Kiwanis Club of Palm Springs
    • New Member – 1977
    • Secretary – 1980
    • President – 1981 – 82
    • Kiwanis Foundation Board – 1986 - 1990
    • Board of Directors – 1982- 1999
    • Vice President – 1995 –96
    • President – 1996 -97