Robert Walsh, D.C. (Residency Application Director)
Dr. Walsh obtained a B.S. from Simon Fraser University and his D.C. diploma from Palmer West in 1995. He has been with VA given that 2015 immediately after turning out to be the to start with chiropractor appointed to the health-related staff members at VA Palo Alto wellness treatment. He has a qualifications in sporting activities, working as both equally a accredited chiropractic athletics physician (CCSP®) in private apply for 20 yrs and as a team health care provider for numerous sporting activities groups ranging from neighborhood to the NFL degree.
Dr. Walsh was appointed to the VA Chiropractic Subject Advisory Committee and has been the residency system director for the Palo Alto plan given that its inception in 2019. He has been a professor and faculty member at Palmer West for 10+ yrs and has experienced decades of board of administrators expertise for his state chiropractic association. He is in addition acupuncture skilled and employs this consistently at the VA Palo Alto’s combined chiropractic/acupuncture clinics.
Attending Team Faculty
The VA Palo Alto Chiropractic Residency Plan is composed of 8 attendings in complete 3 attendings are situated full-time at the principal Palo Alto campus, and the rest supplying providers at the Neighborhood-Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC) in Fremont, Livermore, Monterey, and San Jose.
Alongside one another, the team retains above 100 many years of clinical observe, bringing to VA yrs of assorted practical experience from non-public apply, as effectively as dealing with athletes at the specialist, Olympic, and beginner ranges. Four attendings are prior graduates from the VA Chiropractic Residency Application across the region and carry the additional advantage of 1st-hand resident practical experience to this website.
The workers has above 30 years of working experience in increased amount education, serving as both of those associate professors and adjunct school at our tutorial affiliates. Staff customers hold several diplomates and certifications in subspecialties which include sporting activities, orthopedics, rehabilitation, and manipulation underneath anesthesia. Members of the VA Palo Alto chiropractic staff members are actively engaged with the broader chiropractic profession, obtaining served on state boards, point out chiropractic associations, the American Chiropractic Association, American Chiropractic Board of Sporting activities Physicians, and as a CCE site-check out team member.
The VA Palo Alto chiropractic division also engages in many research possibilities with a expanding number of peer-reviewed posts, and team associates frequently current at nearby and national conferences.