Dr. Doug Lightstone

Dr. Doug Lightstone received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life University in Marietta, GA and is a National Board Certified Doctor of Chiropractic who specializes in correction, rehabilitation, and maintenance of the spine.

Dr. Doug Lightstone has been in private practice in North Georgia since 2014. Dr. Lightstone has completed over 400 hours of post-graduate advanced training in spinal biomechanics and the evaluation and treatment of abnormal spinal posture, pediatric, geriatric, scoliosis, trauma, whiplash, traumatic brain injury, extremity care, functional movement, and sports health sciences. Dr. Lightstone has earned advanced certification in Chiropractic BioPhysics® (CBP®). Since 1980, CBP® has developed the most advanced chiropractic technique for conservative, non-surgical spinal correction and rehabilitation backed by the most extensive amount of quality scientific peer-reviewed research supporting reliable chiropractic care. Dr. Lightstone is also a certified ScoliBrace® provider offering advanced, non-surgical, spinal corrective bracing options for all ages. Dr. Lightstone received training at the Spine Research Institute of San Diego (SRISD) in the most in-depth, science-based training available to date on whiplash, traumatic brain injury, and physical trauma diagnosis, treatment, and management procedures.

Dr. Lightstone has presented about chiropractic, spinal rehabilitation, diagnostic methods, his published research, and research efforts at various seminars and speaking engagements.

Dr. Lightstone focuses patient care and research efforts on rehabilitation and maintenance of the spine to find and correct the link between abnormal spinal alignment and the onset of disease and dysfunction in the body. Dr. Lightstone is a research fellow and serves on a peer review panel for a research journal. His work on spinal biomechanics, physiology, and the health impacts of spinal rehabilitation is published in various peer-reviewed research journals, indexed in PubMed of the National Institute of Health, and collaborates in research endeavors with prestigious institutions such as Emory University.