Dr. Eric Berg, DC

Dr. Eric Berg

Instructor : Dr. Eric Berg, DC

Eric Berg, DC, 46 years of age is a chiropractor who specializes in weight loss through nutritional and natural methods. His private practice is located in Alexandria, Virginia. His clients include senior officials in the U.S. government and the Justice Department, ambassadors, medical doctors, high-level executives of prominent corporations, scientists, engineers, professors, and other clients from all walks of life.

He is the author of The 7 Principles of Fat Burning, published by Action KB Publishing in January 2011. In addition, Eric Berg is widely published in trade magazines, including Chiropractic Today and The American Chiropractor, and in consumer publications such as First for Women, Men’s Exercise, New Beauty, Upscale and Let’s Live. Dr. Berg trains chiropractors, physicians and allied healthcare practitioners in his methods, and to date he has trained over 2,000 healthcare professionals.

He has been an active member of the Endocrinology Society, on the advisory panel for the Health Science Institute, and has worked as a past part-time adjunct professor at Howard University. Eric Berg’s nonprofit foundation, Health Technology Foundation, is currently being approved nationally for the purpose of providing research to substantiate alternative healthcare technologies, giving cost-effective solutions and result-oriented healthcare. As a leader in natural health and food coaching, Eric Berg has appeared on many radio and television shows, including ABC, CBS, and as a monthly host on Channel 8’s Sports Talk. He has also had his own radio health show on WOL in 2005.

OVERVIEW

I have been in practice for 23 years. Over the past 12 years I have been teaching, training and certifying over 2000 healthcare practitioners (DCs, MDs, DOs, Acupuncturists, Naturopaths, Physical Trainers, Massage Therapists and Physical Therapists) in alterative healthcare techniques. At the same time, I am the director of the Health & Wellness Center, a healthcare clinic in Northern Virginia. I have taught part time at Howard University as an associate professor in the area of Community Health. I have developed the Neuropathway Technique, Acupressure Stress Elimination Technique and Dynamic Joint Recovery which works with chronic pain and stress and improving energy and increasing the quality of sleep.

TYPE OF PRACTICE

Weight Loss – Our program evaluates a patient’s diet and exercise based on hormonal influences, specifically fat burning hormone triggers. Tailor-made recommendations are given based on Dr. Berg’s latest book, “The 7 Principles of Fat Burning”. Metabolism is influenced by 6 fat-burning hormones. The patient is guided as to what to eat based on the foods which enhance fat-burning instead of fat-storing.

Acupressure Stress Elimination Technique (ASET) – A technique to reduce inappropriate stress, pain and tension in the body through the stimulation of stress points. It is use primarily in weight loss programs since fat burning occurs in deep sleep.

Dynamic Joint Recovery (DJR) – This technique works to reduce the muscle guarding, which occurs after joint injury. Before a person can stretch and strengthen the soft tissues surrounding the joint, the “protective guarding” must be reduced.

NeuroPathway Technique (NPT) – This techniques assess the nerve-brain pathways to help recovery from old injury and trauma.

Nutritional Consulting – Using whole food vitamin complex supplementation and diet recommendations, Dr. Berg recommends nutrition to improve overall health.

EDUCATION

September 1983 – December 1985

University of Wisconsin Parkside: 2 year undergraduate pre-med. studies.

June 1983 – December 1987

Army Reserves: X-ray technician – weekends and summers. Ft. Jackson South Carolina, Ft. Sam Houston Texas, Ft. Riley Kansas. St. Phillips College – San Antonio, Texas.

January 1985 – December 1988

Palmer College of Chiropractic: Davenport IA, Doctor of Chiropractic deg

 

Past and Present Affiliations

  • January – December 1988

National Board of Chiropractic Examination passed Part I, II, III, Certification No. 39761

  • December 1988

Certificate of Proficiency in Chiropractic X-ray

  • January 1989 – June 1989

Associate Intern for Sound Chiropractic David Graham D.C.: Lynwood WA

  • June 1989 – December 1998

Associate Intern for Moll Chiropractic Paul Moll D.C.: Lancaster California

  • January 1990 – September 1993

Practiced in San Diego CA, Private Practice

  • October 1993 – August 1997

Practiced in Shreveport LA, Private Practice

  • September 1997 – Present

Practice in Alexandria VA, Private Practice as Director of The Health & Wellness Center

  • January 2005 – June 2005

Taught as an associate professor at Howard University in the Health Department (Nutrition)

 

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