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Curtis Turchin has a B.A. in pre-medical studies from the University of Southern California, an M.A. in Special Education from San Francisco State University, and a D.C. from Palmer College.

Dr. Turchin specializes in very gentle treatments to relieve pain in all areas of the body. He is especially skilled with headaches, back pain, neck pain, and sports and dance injuries. He utilizes gentle manual therapies along with powerful light therapy using low-level laser and LED treatments. He has been specializing in gentle adjusting and massage for over 30 years and continues to teach this unique therapy to practitioners around the world.

His special adjusting technique is called Lite Force Technique, which is an extremely effective gentle mobilization technique utilizing gentle, joint gapping, neuromuscular re-education, and soft tissue therapies.

Along with these manual therapy styles, Dr. Turchin provides individualized home exercise programs, posture education, and other effective self-help therapy instructions.

For more information about the benefits of light therapy, visit

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