Dr. Hamilton's Experience

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Berkeley chiropractor, Dr. Mik Hamilton, strives to be the best in his profession. Below is a list of his education, experience and contributions to the chiropractic profession.

EDUCATION

  • Board Certification, Pettibon Spinal Bio-Mechanics, 1991.
  • Diplomate, American Academy of Pain Management, 1992.
  • Certified, Industrial Injury Disability Evaluator, 1991.
  • Certified, California State Qualified Medical Examiner, 1993.
  • Doctor of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

CHIROPRACTOR

  • Hamilton Chiropractic Offices, Berkeley, California. Since 1975 a family practice, treating a full spectrum of chiropractic patients.

FOUNDER/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

  • Consumers Accident Clinic, Berkeley, California, 1986 to present. Managed a multi-disciplinary team of over 30 health care specialists, handling spinal trauma patients.

EXPERT WITNESS

  • From 1975 to present. Provided expert testimony in depositions and court on patient chiropractic treatment protocols.

CHIROPRACTIC AUTHORITY

  • Expert appearances on KCBS Radio and KRON T.V.

FACULTY POSITIONS

VISITING PROFESSOR

  • Clinical Science Department, Northern California College of Chiropractic.

GUEST LECTURER

  • California Dental Hygienists Association.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS/INSTRUCTOR

  • National chiropractic doctors seminars on spinal bio-mechanics and spinal bio-mechanical engineering.

PUBLICATIONS

ARTICLES

  • A Replication Study. Reliability of the Pettibon Marketing System (New
  • Dimensions, vol.3, num. 8, June, 1988).
  • Statistical Errors Inherent in the Study of X-ray Marking Systems, (New
  • Dimensions, vol.3, num. 7, May, 1988).
  • Longitudinal Skull Division Using a Paper Template, (a monograph).
  • Critique of a Study of the Reliability of an Upper Cervical X-ray Marking (New Dimensions, vol.3, num. 4, Jan, 1988).
  • Instrument Adjusting of the Cervical spine in the Seated Position, (a monograph).
  • Critique of the Study of the Reliability of Patient Positioning for Radiographic Production (New Dimensions, vol.3, num.5, March, 1988).
  • Inter and Intra Examiner Reliability of the Upper Cervical X-ray Marking System. A Second Look (a monograph).
  • Three Phase Study of the Reliability of the Pettibon Method Radiographic Positioning and Analysis of the Upper Cervical Spine, (a monograph).

NEWSLETTERS

PUBLISHER

  • Family Health News

EDITOR

  • The Spinal Column

BOOK

  • Chiropractic Technician’s Manual, Hamilton, Cardoso, Pettibon, Woggon, 1983.

HONORS

  • Honorary Fellow, FICAC (H), International Chiropractors Association of California, 1996.
  • Director, International Chiropractic Association of California, 1990-present.
  • Lifetime Service Award, Logan College of Chiropractic, 1991.
  • Service Award, Life Chiropractic College, West, 1991.
  • President’s Citation for Meritorious Service Award. International Chiropractors Association of California, 1989.
  • Researcher, Radiographic & Analytical Reproducability Study, 1985.
  • Appointee, Health Task Force, International Chiropractors Association, Research and Development Project, 1985.
  • Board of Directors, Pettibon Bio-Mechanics Institute, 1984.
  • Board of Directors, Renaissance California Network, 1984.
  • Clinic Advisory Council, Northern California College of Chiropractic, 1978.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS