Dr. Phifer has been practicing chiropractic since 2011, when he graduated from Southern California University of Health Sciences in Whittier California. Outside of his formal chiropractic education, Dr. Phifer has trained in advanced upper cervical and structural corrective techniques. He uses a protocol of analysis using proven indicators to identify the primary structural shift. Dr. Phifer is the only doctor in the five cities area focusing solely on Structural Correction.
Dr. Phifer has two wonderful children, Lucia and Declan. He loves staying active outdoors, beach and trail running, hiking, basketball, beach volleyball and working out. You might run into him on one of the amazing hikes around the central coast or playing volleyball in Pismo.
Jacki is our fantastic office manager. She has worked in the chiropractic field since 1989. She loves working at Atlas Chiropractic, meeting new patients and can help you with any scheduling or billing needs. Jacki feels blessed to live here on the Central Coast, leaving only to attend California State University Long Beach, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition. Her favorite hobby is traveling, and hopes to one day become a member of the Traveler’s Century Club having visited 100 countries. She is also an avid swimmer and enjoys pickelball.
Heidi is our massage practitioner, and has been practicing since 2013. She moved here from Dana Point to go to Cal Poly and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. Some of her hobbies include running (6 marathons), playing tennis, and going to local live music. You’ve probably seen her walking her dog Smooch around town. Heidi loves working at Atlas Chiropractic and has been a member of the family here since 2007.
Ronnie is our massage therapist. He has a focus on deep tissue massage and has training in Active Release Technique.