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Chiropractor in Jacksonville, FL

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Nancy Short, M.S., D.C.

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Dr. Nancy Short, MS, DC, BCAO
Dr. Short is a Board Certified Atlas Orthogonist in Florida.
Her focus is on safe, gentle, well-reseached chiropractic care; her primary technique being Activator Methods. The more Dr. Short heard the statement "I'm afraid of chiropractors," the more determined she became to provide quality care that was safe, gentle and effective.
She also incorporates several other chiropractic techniques into her work for optimal results, including Atlas Orthogonal, Thompson drop, Cox flexion-distraction, SOT blocking. Dr. Short also utilizes her sports medicine and massage therapy backgrounds using many therapies to address affected soft tissue as well.
Bio
Dr. Short is a 2008 graduate of Life University in Marietta, Georgia. She is currently practicing as in Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Short is a chiropractic physician and has obtained Fellowship through the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture, studying under Dr. John Amaro.
During her time at Life University, she completed an internship at The Sweat Institute for Atlas Orthogonal, training under Dr. Roy Sweat, the founder of the Atlas Orthogonal technique. She also holds certification in the Activator Methods technique.
Dr. Short received her undergraduate degree in sports medicine, athletic training from Indiana State University. While at Indiana State, she served as athletic trainer for the 1999-2000 Men's basketball team and completed an internship with the Detroit Redwings.
Short also holds a Master's degree in sports medicine from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. While in graduate school, she completed reseach that was later published in the Journal of Athletic Training in 2004.
Practice Areas
 Chiropractic  Foot and Ankle Injuries  Numbness / Tingling in Arms or Feet
 Accidents and Injuries  Headache  Pinched Nerves
 Acute and Chronic Pain  Hip Pain  Posture / Balance Problems
 Acupuncture / Alternative Medicine  Jaw Pain / TMJ Disorders  Repetitive Stress Injuries
 Arthritis  Joint Pain  Scoliosis
 Back Pain  Knee Pain  Shoulder / Arm / Elbow Pain
 Carpal Tunnel Syndrome  Neck Pain / Whiplash  Spinal Decompression
 Disc Herniation  Massage Therapy  Sports Injuries
 Fibromyalgia  Nerve Pain / Sciatica  Upper Cervical Chiropractic
Certifications
 Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.)  Licensed Chiropractor (State)
 Atlas Orthogonal Certified
Education/Training
-Chiropractor - Indiana & Florida, 2009 - present
-Atlas Orthogonal - Board Certification, Sherman College of Chiropractic, 2007- present
-Activator Methods - proficiency rated , 2007- present
-Acupuncture - Fellowship, International Academy of Medical Acupuncture, Dr. Amaro, 2010
-Kaplan Seminars - AMA Guidelines of Impairment Rating; Course completion, May 2010
-Publications - Lead Author: Neuromuscular Changes in Female Collegiate Athletes Resulting from a Plyometric Jump-Training Program. Journal of Athletic Training 2004; 39(1): 17-23.
Memberships
Florida Chiropractic Association, Member
Gainesville Chamber of Commerce, Member
Payments Accepted
All, including most insurances
Hours:make appt on website
Cost/Session:$45+
License:CH9732
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