Dr. Gottlieb is the owner of Upper Cervical Chiropractic of Sacramento in Fair Oaks, California.
He is a licensed chiropractor in the state of California with more than 30 years of experience in the profession.
Four years after graduating from UCLA in 1985, he accomplished his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic. He founded his first chiropractic practice, Gottlieb Chiropractic and Health Services Inc, in 1991. He earned his certification with the National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association (NUCCA) in 1993.
Dr. Gottlieb was a former staff writer for Sacramento’s Health and Fitness magazine and was one of the founding members of the Quantum Spinal Mechanics (QSM3), the most progressive Upper Cervical technique to this day.
He has served residents of Northern California by helping them restore and preserve their health through Upper Cervical Chiropractic.
Sciatica is one of the most common causes of pain as it affects around 10 to 40 percent of the global population. It’s also one of the main reasons why people come to an upper cervical chiropractor. Many sciatica patients often describe it as a tingling or numbing leg pain that usually starts from the lower back or hips then radiates towards the legs. Depending on your condition’s intensity and frequency, you can either have an acute or chronic type. If the symptoms usually go away after a few weeks, you have the acute type. On one hand, if your [...]
Both vertigo and dizziness may sound almost the same to other people. How can you accurately describe vertigo to your doctor or friends? Is it just a sense of extreme dizziness you’re feeling or something even more? Sure, they both have similarities. Also, they have clear differences, which may not be apparent to most people. Does it matter even if you know the difference at all? Yes, it matters, because it can help you obtain the proper care if you have any of the two. In this article, we will show you the differences between each condition. We will also [...]
Migraines are a neurological condition that affects the lives of at least one billion people worldwide. Women, children, and men can all suffer from migraine symptoms. Here are several attention-grabbing facts about migraines: Migraines are the third most prevalent illness on Earth. They are the sixth most crippling illness in the world. They are most frequent among people aged 25 to 55 years old. More than 90 percent of migraineurs cannot work properly or function normally during a migraine attack. Almost 10 percent of school-age kids deal with migraines. Migraines can run in families. As high as 90 percent of [...]
Whiplash is an injury caused by the sudden jerking forward or backward of the head. People may experience this during a vehicular accident or a high contact sport. Vertigo is a false sensation of falling or getting an extremely dizzy spell. Whiplash and vertigo are both a cause for concern. Why? In the majority of cases, when a whiplash happens, dizziness or vertigo often comes next. When this happens, it is something to be taken seriously. Vertigo Often Starts After Whiplash Vertigo is a frequent problem in the United States. It becomes more of an issue as an individual grows [...]
Each year, about 39 million people in the US alone will experience a migraine. Most people realize that stress is the number one trigger of a migraine. What most people do not realize is the effect that chronic stress can have on migraines both when stress hormone levels rise or drop suddenly. That’s right – the reason you get a migraine when you finally take that much-needed vacation may be all the stress that you had up until that point! We’re going to take a closer look at let-down migraines – what they are and why they occur. Then we [...]
If you are living with Meniere’s disease, there are several chronic symptoms that can assist you in identifying the condition. We are going to take a closer look at these Meniere’s symptoms to help you learn the answers to the following questions. (1) What is Meniere’s Disease? (2) Is there any way to get natural help for this debilitating syndrome? The good news is that there are a number of case studies that point toward a natural source of relief for Meniere’s patients. So be sure to read all the way to the end of the article to find out [...]
The throbbing pain of a migraine coupled with other potential symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, extreme light, sound, and smell sensitivity, and visual disturbances can be downright unbearable. While there are many medications available to make migraines more tolerable, many sufferers seek natural options for relief. Oftentimes, incorporating some of these self-help approaches and lifestyle changes can make a big difference in the quality of life for those living with migraines. 10 Ways to Naturally Reduce Migraine Symptoms #1: Essential oils Two essential oils that migraine sufferers may want to try are lavender and peppermint. Lavender is touted [...]
Vertigo is a false sensation of movement that patients can feel in a number of different ways. While most people think of it as the room spinning, vertigo can also be experienced as a tilting or swaying sensation. For example, you may experience vertigo when you first get back to land after being on a boat for a while. That feeling like you are still rocking up and down on the water is a form of vertigo. Vertigo treatment is limited, and doctors often struggle to find the underlying cause of this symptom. As a result, many people feel like [...]
If you are one of the 39 million Americans who suffer from migraines, you probably realize that triggers vary from person to person and that most people have multiple triggers to watch out for. We’re going to take a look at some of the most common migraine triggers according to a 2014 study. Then we will look at a natural therapy that is providing hope for many and has helped relieve migraines in as little as one or two visits in case studies. Stress Is the Number One Migraine Trigger Nearly everyone who gets migraines feels that stress is the [...]
Vertigo is one of the most common ailments in the world. In fact, about 40% of people over the age of 40 will have to deal with vertigo at some point. So why are there so few options for care when a person is suffering from vertigo? Many vertigo treatments involve injections in the ear, some of which can cause hearing loss. There are also invasive surgeries that cause serious long-term effects. Let’s look at a few ways in which modern medicine has let patients down. We will conclude by providing a natural therapy to cope with chronic bouts of [...]