SDZ_9456_edited.jpg

MILUS CHIROPRACTIC

 (925) 272-8496

Dr. Jen Milus

Doctor of Chiropractic, C.S.C.S. 

While studying at the University of Maryland, Dr. Jen Milus was injured in an auto accident. This was when she discovered Chiropractic and that changed her life, that dream took her to Palmer College of Chiropractic, in San Jose, California.  There she focused her study on sports injuries, training for elite distance running, and cycling. 

After graduating in December of 1993, Dr. Jen settled in Pleasanton, California with her family and set up her practice. Life consisted of running a full time Chiropractic practice in addition to being a high school team doctor, an exercise & rehab coach, a lacrosse coach, and a mother. She worked with sports injuries, work & auto injuries and the 2008 Olympic Synchronized Swimmers for strength and conditioning.

After 19 years in private practice, she accepted a position with the Department of Defense. She treated military personnel at 29 Palms Marine Corps Base in the Mojave Desert, California, Marine Corps Headquarters, Quantico, Virginia and the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C. After six years in Washington and her daughter in Chiropractic school in San Jose, California, Dr. Jen decided to return to Pleasanton for quality of life and practice. During her off hours, she can be found riding her bicycle or climbing the ridge with her “best friend” Max. 

 
_MLJ1949_edited.jpg

Dr. Alexa Milus 

Doctor of Chiropractic

Alexa grew up in Pleasanton, playing competitive lacrosse through elementary, middle, and high school, as well as continuing her career to college at the University of Mount Olive in North Carolina. With the privilege of having two Chiropractors for parents, she was exposed to the importance of chiropractic care and a healthy lifestyle. 

Following her the completion of her lacrosse career in 2015, Alexa was determined to give back to the sport that helped shape her, so she began coaching youth girls lacrosse. She is eager to give back to the sports community through her knowledge of the game and her chiropractic education. 

Alexa grew up in Pleasanton, playing competitive lacrosse through elementary, middle, and high school, as well as continuing her career to college at the University of Mount Olive in North Carolina. With the privilege of having two Chiropractors for parents, she was exposed to the importance of chiropractic care and a healthy lifestyle. 

Following her the completion of her lacrosse career in 2015, Alexa was determined to give back to the sport that helped shape her, so she began coaching youth girls lacrosse. She is eager to give back to the sports community through her knowledge of the game and her chiropractic education. 

Alexa began her chiropractic journey at Palmer College of Chiropractic West in San Jose, California in the fall of 2016, and graduated December, 2019. 

Alexa plans to further her education through seminars, continuing education courses, and research in order to provide the best care for her patients.

 

When she's not at the office, you can find her coaching, at the gym, or hanging out with her family and puppy, Indigo!  

Intern Tanner Crump 

 

License coming Spring 2021!

Tanner is a Kentucky native that moved to California to pursue his dream of becoming a Chiropractor, more specifically a Horse Chiropractor.

After serving in the U.S. Army, Tanner suffered from severe low back pain and was fortunate enough to cross paths with a Chiropractor who changed his life forever. He decided then, he would become a Chiropractor so he could change other's lives through conservative care. 

Tanner studied Kinesiology and acquired his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky December, 2016. Movement, exercise, and weight lifting have played an important role in his life since he was a teen.  

Tanner began his chiropractic journey at Palmer College of Chiropractic West in San Jose, California in the fall of 2017, and will graduate December, 2020.

He plans to continue his education further by becoming a Certified Animal Chiropractor, and plans to work with horses around the Bay Area and across the country at horse races. He plans to acquired his Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist Certificate, as well.

In his spare time, Tanner likes to spend time with his family and his dog, travel, lift weights, and eat good food!

 

What is Chiropractic 

& What can we help you with? 

"Chiropractic is a system of therapy focused on the structure of the body, particularly the spine. Chiropractors manipulate the body's alignment to relieve pain and improve function and to help the body heal itself."

- Harvard Health Publishing
Tension Type Headaches 

"Research shows that spinal manipulation – the primary form of care provided by chiropractic doctors – is an effective way to treat tension headaches and headaches that begin in the neck..."

-Health.USNews.com

Increase Immunity 

Studies show that following a chiropractic adjustment there is an increase in immune system activity. 

Click here for an article and more information 

Low Back Pain

"In work-related non-specific low back pain, the use of health maintenance care provided by physical therapist or physician services was associated with a higher disability recurrence than in chiropractic services or no treatment."

-Journal of Occupational 

and Environmental Medicine

Link to Article

Neck Pain

"A review of randomized controlled trials found that for acute to subacute neck pain, cervical spine manipulation was more effective than various combinations of prescription medications for improving pain and functional improvement."

-Cochrane Database 

Systematic Review

Link to Article 

How likely is back surgery? 

The chances of surgery is directly related to WHO you see first for your musculoskeletal care. Studies show that patients who see a surgeon first for their low back pain are 41.2% more likely to receive surgery compared to those who see chiropractors first.

Link to Article 

Sciatica

A clinical trial uncovered how chiropractic adjustments resulted in a 72% success rate in treating sciatica-related symptoms, compare to a 20% success rate from treatment with physical therapy and a 50% success rate from corticosteroid injections. 

-European Spine Journal 

Link to more benefits from chiropractic care

 

Google us! 

"Dr. Milus is absolutely amazing at what she does. She's been working with me since I was just starting out, all the way through the Olympics. She kept me aligned and ready for training and competition. Go see her!"

— Kate Nesbitt 

2008 Olympic Athlete

 

Your Care Starts Here!

 

OFFICE HOURS

MON - THURS 7:30 - 7:00

FRIDAY 7:30 - 5:00

SATURDAY 7:30 - 1:00 

ADDRESS

5653 Stoneridge Dr, #101

Pleasanton, CA, 94588

  (925) 272-8496

Let's Get You Back to doing what you LOV
  • Black YouTube Icon
  • Black Instagram Icon
  • Black Facebook Icon