Dr. Gregory Harvey brings to the clinic impeccable qualifications. He is the son of a Chiropractor and was raised with Chiropractic philosophy. He has never had a vaccination or taken an anti-biotic. A native San Diegan, he attended undergraduate studies at University of California San Diego (UCSD) and San Diego State University (SDSU). He then attended Life Chiropractic College West in the San Francisco Bay area. During his 4 years there he earned top honors and received the colleges' highest award the Clinical Excellence Citation. He also broke all of the schools clinic records while helping to teach during his last two years at the college.
In 1984 Dr. Harvey started his Chiropractic Clinic in Encinitas California, which grew over the years to become the largest clinic in the area. Dr. Harvey has addressed seminars and conventions all over the United States on computerized diagnostics and treatment techniques. In 1985 Dr. Harvey received worldwide recognition for co-developing system software for diagnosing spinal misalignment. The Korean government invited him due to his reputation, to bring his computer to that country. There he helped to set up one of the first Chiropractic clinics in Korea, at the site where all of their Olympic athletes train. During his two-week stay he actively worked on a number of their countries top Olympic athletes in addition to many of their political leaders. Later, he was honored by the Korean government's invitation to minister to its athletes in the 1986 Asian Games and the 1988 Summer Olympic Games.
In addition to being a Chiropractor, Dr. Harvey is also a Board Certified Naturopathic Physician or N.M.D. An N.M.D. specializes in the proper use of vitamins and herbs for the treatment of many different health conditions. Dr. Harvey also has earned a DACBN which is a Diplomat of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition. Using the combination of the disciplines Dr. Harvey has been successful in treating the most difficult cases even those that have not responded well to traditional care. Dr. Harvey treats all ages of patients from newborns to geriatric patients. He has successfully treated thousands of patients that have been injured in auto accidents or on the job. He also has a special interest based on his experience in the treatment of sports injuries.
Dr. Harvey is always continuing his education. Over the years he has had thousands of hours of postgraduate education specializing in sports injuries, auto and work injuries, nutrition supplements and anti-aging. He continues to go to as many seminars as possible and is constantly studying to keep up with the latest research. Now with over 25 years of practice experience he has the expertise your family can trust for their health care needs.
Dr. Harvey is a tireless crusader against the myths and misinformation that have traditionally undermined the credibility of Chiropractic. He stresses patient education as an integral part of the wellness process.
For years he has written columns for various papers and publications. Many of those articles are on this site in the News and articles area.
Summing up his career vision he states, "In addition to helping as many people as possible, I intend to be one of the forerunners in repositioning Chiropractic to its rightful place in the health care profession. I want to help establish our profession as the highly educated art form that it is."