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Dr. Akiko Akanuma  D.C.

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     Dr. Akiko Akanuma is a board-certified, licensed Chiropractor with over 3 years of experience in the field of Chiropractic care. She treats patients of all ages - from infants to elderly. She graduated from Southern California University of Health Sciences, where she earned her Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) degree in 2021. Her undergraduate degree is a B.S. in Biology from California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo. She was born in Tokyo, Japan, and moved to the San Gabriel Valley at the age of 13.       

     Dr. Akiko’s dedication to advancing her knowledge and skills is evident through her continuous professional development and certification in Webster technique through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) and Certificate of X-Ray Supervision & Operation (California Department of Public Health). She practices the use of diversified adjustments, instrument-assisted adjustments, myofascial release techniques, therapeutic taping, and instrument-assisted soft tissue work. She specializes in treating prenatal and pediatric patients. Dr. Akiko believes in an integrative approach to health care and emphasizes the importance of holistic treatment, patient education, and preventive care.

     In 2022, Dr. Akiko joined Progressive Health Center, a state-of-the-art clinic dedicated to providing personalized and patient-centered care. The clinic has earned a reputation for excellence in all provided services, attracting a loyal patient base and numerous referrals. Dr. Akiko's commitment to her patients' well-being is reflected in her thorough assessments, customized treatment plans, and compassionate care.

     Dr. Akiko is an active member of several professional organizations, including the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) and the California Chiropractic Association (CCA). She regularly attends national and regional conferences to stay informed on the latest research and advancements in Chiropractic care.

     Beyond her clinical practice, Dr. Akiko enjoys spending time with her family and dogs. She enjoys art, yoga, and swimming. Her commitment to a healthy lifestyle and her holistic approach to care make her a trusted and respected Chiropractor in her community of Alhambra

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