Ito D.C.

Ito D.C. While studying at UCLA, Dr. Rie Ito suffered a crushing injury to her lower back that left her practically immobilized. She received frustratingly ineffective care from medical doctors and thought that chiropractic treatment and was so struck by the positive results that she decided to pursue a career in the field.

Chiropractic is a health-care discipline which emphasizes the inherent recuperative power of the body to heal itself without the use of drugs.

"I was lucky to find an amazing chiropractor who helped me through my injury and recovery. She changed my life so completely that I knew the only way for me to show my gratitude was to pay it forward and become a chiropractor. I want to provide the patient-centered care that I received from my chiropractor when I was her patient", Dr. Ito says.

Dr. Ito extensive volunteer work in Bolivia leaves her uniquely qualified to find effective solutions to neuromuscular-skeletal problems. "In the course of my career I have treated everyone from babies to grandparents," she says. "Whatever your situation, I can help you. If you have female issues, please feel free to tell me. After all, I am a female too."