Mulford Chiropractic Spine & Sport

Dr. Rachelle Mulford is a Sports Chiropractic Physician who received her Doctorate of Chiropractic from the prestigious Palmer College of Chiropractic West.  She is an alumnus of the University of Nevada Las Vegas where she received her Bachelor's of Science degree in Biochemistry. Dr. Mulford has been an advocate for the chiropractic profession through her leadership as a national officer for the American Chiropractic Association and is an active member of the California Chiropractic Association, American Chiropractic Association and Foundation for Chiropractic Research and Progress.  Dr. Mulford is currently pursing her diplomate in Functional Medicine from Functional Medicine University as well as her diplomate in Clinical Nutrition from Northwestern Health Sciences University and her Certification in Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics from the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. She has a specialty in Sports Medicine and Applied Clinical Nutrition from Southern California University of Health Sciences.  She is a Board Eligible candidate for Manipulation Under Anesthesia from the California Academy of Manipulation Under Anesthesia which is just another avenue she utilizes to help her patients reach their optimal health. Dr. Mulford is also certified in Webster Technique.

Dr. Mulford's extensive educational background includes certification in Low Level Cold Laser, RockTaping/Kinesio-Taping, Clinical Nutrition and Functional Medicine, Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction/Syndrome treatments as well as Graston Soft Tissue Technique ® and Manipulation Under Anesthesia. Dr. Mulford has vast experience with sports injuries and was recently chosen to work with Team USA at the United States Olympics Committee in Chula Vista, CA as a volunteer Sports Medicine Doctor.  

Awards & Accolades

  • "BEST OF SAN DIEGO 2016" Top 5 Chiropractors 
  • "AMERICA'S TOP CHIROPRACTOR 2015"
  • "GUIDE TO AMERICA'S TOP CHIROPRACTOR 2014"
  • "TALK OF THE TOWN CUSTOMER SATISFACTION 2013" FIRST PLACE 
  • "BEST OF SAN DIEGO" 2014 Top 4 Chiropractors 
  • "BEST OF SAN DIEGO" 2013 Top 5 Chiropractors 
  • "BEST OF SAN DIEGO" 2012 Top 5 Chiropractors 
  • "BEST OF LA JOLLA" 2012,2013, 2014 First Place 
  • Palmer Academic Society President
  • Palmer Academic Society Vice President
  • American Chiropractic Association National Vice Legislative Chair
  • American Chiropractic Association, "Outstanding Service Award"
  • American Chiropractic Association, "Excellence in Leadership Award"
  • American Chiropractic Association, " Auxillary Scholarship Award" 
  • National Scholars Honor Society
  • Beta Beta Beta Biology

Education

-Doctor of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic West

-Board Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician®, D.I.S.C. Surgery Center, Southern California University of Health Sciences, American Board of Chiropractic Sports Physicians 

-Diplomate in Clinical Nutrition and Functional Medicine®Currently studying for her Diplomate at Northwestern Health Sciences University

-Board Certified Applied Clinical Nutrition®Southern California University of Health Sciences

-Board Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner®Currently studying for her certification at Functional Medicine University 

-Board Certified Academy Council of Chiropractic Pediatrics®, Currently studying for her certification in Pediatrics from the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association 

-Webster Technique Certified®, International Chiropractic Pediatric Association 

-Certified in Low Level Laser Therapy®, American Board of Laser Therapy 

-Graston Technique® 

-Certified RockTape® Doctor, RockTape Functional Movement

-Masters of Science Degree in Applied Clinical Nutrition, Currently studying at New York Chiropractic College for Graduate Studies

-Diplomate in Functional Neurology, Currently studying for her diplomate at Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies

-Certification in Manipulation Under Anesthesia, California Academy, Certification of Manipulation Under Anesthesia Candidate

-Bachelors of Science in Cell & Molecular Biology with a minor in Chemistry, University of Nevada Las Vegas

-Certified Nursing Assistant, College of Southern Nevada, Valedictorian  

Professional Organizations

  • Better Business Bureau Accreditation
  • American Chiropractic Association
  • California Chiropractic Association
  • International Chiropractic Association
  • Foundation for Chiropractic Progress
  • International Pediatric Chiropractic Association
  • American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians

Certifications & Specialties

  • Manipulation Under Anesthesia (M.U.A.)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Clinical Pediatric Chiropractic 
  • Webster Technique ®
  • Low Level Cold Laser Therapy
  • Applied Clinical Nutrition 
  • Functional Neurology 
  • Graston Technique ®
  • Kinesio-tape Technique
  • RockTape® Doctor
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Dysfunction/Syndrome
  • Thompson Drop Technique
  • Myofascial Release Technique
  • Activator Technique
  • Impulse Technique
  • Sacro-occipital Technique
  • Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation