David E. Carry, Owner/Doctor of Chiropractic
During his undergraduate studies in health sciences, Dr. David Carry, owner of Goodlife Chiropractic, worked at a hospital and noticed that the health care system was designed primarily to treat the sick but did little to teach people how to stay healthy.
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During his undergraduate studies in health sciences, Dr. David Carry, owner of Goodlife Chiropractic, worked at a hospital and noticed that the health care system was designed primarily to treat the sick but did little to teach people how to stay healthy. This inspired him to choose chiropractic, a medicine with a proactive approach to health. “Both of my parents worked in health care,” he says, “so it came naturally for me to want to be in a profession where I help others live healthier.” Dr. Dave enjoys teaching his patients the most effective and natural methods of pain relief, spinal corrections and general healthcare. He and his staff use the latest technologies combined with proven chiropractic care to get to the very root of any neuro, muscular or skeletal problems. Dr. Dave received his doctor of chiropractic degree from the Southern California University of Health Sciences.
What is your area of specialty?
“I have studied and mastered the art of adjusting the human body and spine. We have great success with headaches, back pain and carpal tunnel syndrome.”
Tell us about the staff at your practice.
“All of our staff members are health-conscious, and we practice what we preach: healthy living … that’s the Goodlife! We have some of the South Bay’s best and most popular registered massage therapists and body workers on staff.”
What do you like to do for fun, when you’re not at work?
“I’ve been an avid hockey player throughout my life, playing in juniors while in college. Interestingly enough, my first visit to a chiropractor was due to a hockey injury. You can see me playing hockey several times a week in many rinks in southern California. I also love to enjoy the beautiful South Bay beaches and surf as often as possible.”
What’s most rewarding about your work?
“Solving mysteries. Many of our patients have been suffering for years. They have tried everything. Their reaction after we provide them with relief gives me an adrenaline rush!”
How do you give back to your community?
“I have made it my goal to help make the South Bay one of the healthiest places to live in America. We provide no-charge health talks to corporations, local churches and interest groups.”
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