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Drs. Ryan and Elise Hamilton opened Hamilton Chiropractic together in 2018 and have blended their unique skill sets to benefit each patient. Dr. Ryan Hamilton is full body certified in Active Release Techniques® which is considered the gold standard in soft tissue techniques, and Graston Technique® which is an instrument assisted soft tissue technique to further enhance his treatment. Dr. Elise Hamilton specializes in pre and post-natal care along with gentle adjustments to bring safe and effective chiropractic care to the entire family.  As a Certified Webster Technique Chiropractor, Dr. Elise is well trained to care for pregnant women to help them have a healthier, more comfortable pregnancy. They both practiced for two years in Boston, Massachusetts before opening their own practice on the Peninsula in the great city of San Mateo, and if you see a toddler running around the office there’s a good chance it is their daughter Liv.

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Dr. Hamilton attended the University of California Santa Barbara where he majored in Psychology and Health and Exercise Science. After a year as a personal trainer and becoming an Aragon High School head baseball coach, he attended Life Chiropractic College West in Hayward, CA from which he graduated with honors in June of 2016.  While in school, Dr. Hamilton became certified in Active Release Techniques® and Graston Technique® and began treating many of his players at the chiropractic school's clinic. He then moved to Boston where he worked in a sports chiropractic office for two years until moving back to the Bay Area to open an office in San Mateo CA with his wife and chiropractor, Dr. Elise Hamilton, in 2018.




Dr. Elise is a Southern Californian who loves sports and being active. As a mother herself, she is very passionate about health for the entire family, but specifically for pregnant moms and babies. She understands the amazing potential of the body and wants to make sure each person lives their best life without pain. Dr. Elise has studied the body during her education at Cal State Fullerton getting a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology, along with her honors Doctoral degree in Chiropractic from Life Chiropractic College West. She has continued to study pre and postnatal and pediatrics care to bring the best for each patient she cares for.