Dr. Diane L. Michaels, your Bradenton Chiropractor
Dr. Diane Michaels relocated to Bradenton, Florida in 1995 from Santa Monica, CA and established her private practice here. This is now her 18th plus year as a Chiropractor serving Bradenton, Palmetto, Anna Maria Island, Longboat Key in Manatee & Sarasota Counties.
Dr. Diane Michaels is Advanced Proficiency rated in Activator Methods - a highly effective and gentle technique. She is also trained in many other techniques including Diversified, S.O.T.,
Applied Kinesiology, Sports Injuries, Motor Vehicle Accidents including
Whiplash injuries, Herniated Discs, Nutrition, Health and Wellness.
Chiropractor Dr. Diane Michaels received her Doctorate in Chiropractic in 1978 at the
Southern California University of Health Sciences - Los Angeles College
of Chiropractic. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from the
University of Colorado.
In 1991, while still in private practice in Santa Monica, California, Dr. Diane first achieved Advanced Proficiency Rating (she recertifies every year)
in Activator Methods Technique studying under Dr. Arlan Fuhr,
Founder and Developer of Activator Methods. Dr. Diane then assisted teaching the Activator Technique for several years while still in Southern California.
She is a Diplomate of the National
Board of Chiropractic Examiners and a member of the Florida Chiropractic Association.
In addition to Florida and California, Dr. Michaels has attained licensure in Colorado and Idaho.
She has been active member / appointee of the City of Bradenton Enterprise Zone Board for several years.
What makes Bradenton Chiropractor Dr. Michaels Unique?
Aside from her use of Gentle Low-Force techniques, Dr. Michaels takes the time to really listen to you.
- She will explain what she finds so you understand your problem.
- She will instruct you in at-home exercises to help speed your recovery and prevent future episodes. She helps you
get back to an active, independent lifestyle in a timely manner.
- She will let you know the results you can expect.
- She will refer you to other health professionals as your case dictates.
- You take part in your health care decisions.
Aside from being our favorite Bradenton Chiropractor (She's wone Readors Choice Best for 10 years running), in her spare time Dr. Diane loves being on or near the water, listening to Jazz, working out, traveling when she allows herself to take the time away from You. She dreams of one day acquiring the skill to play golf well (emphasis on "dream").