You will receive compassionate healthcare to feel better, move more freely, and be less bothered by those aches and pains so you can focus on what is more important in your life.
We take a personalized approach to every one of you, tailoring a treatment plan according to your condition, your desires, goals and schedule, as well as your personal motivations for wanting to feel your best.
Headaches, neck pain and low back pain are some of the most common ailments from which people suffer. Sometimes these pains occur due to trauma, but often they develop from the daily grind our everyday lives put on our bodies. Research for the past decades has repeatedly shown the best approaches for these complaints are spinal manipulation (Chiropractic care) and exercise. Massage has also been shown to be extremely valuable. We take pride in offering excellent chiropractic care and massage therapy to limit your needless discomfort, allowing you to lead the more active, productive and fun life you desire.
Our Doctor of Chiropractic
Originally from the Indiana suburbs of Chicago, Dr. David Adich received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Wabash College. He attended the National College of Chiropractic (now NHSU) and the Midwest Center for the Study of Oriental Medicine, both in Chicago. Dr. Adich practiced in Alaska and Seattle before he moved to Bellingham to open the Adich Clinic in 1995.
Dr. Adich is certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners. Dr. Adich has also received many post-graduate certifications. He completed a three-year certification course in chiropractic rehabilitation techniques emphasizing assessment, stretches and exercises to promote recovery. He is certified by the McKenzie Institute of America in techniques that emphasize teaching the patient to apply appropriate and effective self-care in the treatment of intervertebral disc injuries. Dr. Adich is certified in Active Release Technique (ART®), a treatment for muscular injuries and peripheral nerve entrapments. He is also Advanced Proficiency rated in Activator Methods© and certified in use of the Impulse IQ adjusting instrument. He has taken many post-graduate courses in the treatment of whiplash injuries and the management of those cases and has an Advanced Certification by SRISD. He has also completed coursework in a Chiropractic Wellness Practitioner program that focuses on the science and patient education of a healthier lifestyle. Dr. Adich also practiced as a Licensed Acupuncturist in Washington State until 2012 when he focused his practice entirely upon chiropractic care.
He is the father of a teenage daughter and son and resides in Bellingham. He has been an active part of the local men's over-30 soccer community and played on and managed a team since 1996. He also trains in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, works out regularly, and understands the many physical and mental health benefits of an active lifestyle.
Our Massage Therapy Team
Kayla Lopez, L.M.P.
Kayla graduated from Whatcom Community College in 2015 and since has developed a nurturing therapeutic technique that allows the body to create a harmonious balance of relaxation and self-healing. Swedish, deep tissue, trigger point therapy, and muscle energy techniques are just a few collective methods used in her work. She incorporates her skills of a body healer to facilitate transformation of self by connecting Mind, Body and Spirit. Kayla believes bodywork is a unique to each individual and ties together wellness and the touch of healing to each individual body. Kayla loves being outside by the water and spending time with her kids.