Our team of Chiropractors
The Centre Chiropràctic de la Columna Vertebral was founded by Dr. Chiappinelli during the Barcelona Olympic Games in 1992 and was one of the first chiropractic centers in Spain.
For 23 years, Dr. Chiappinelli and his team have successfully treated all kinds of back and joint pains, helping patients to achieve their maximum health potential.
The team at the Chiropractic Centre is made up of Chiropractors and Medical doctors who have graduated from the best American and French universities. Under the leadership of Dr. Chiappinelli, the team work together towards a single goal: to improve the health of their patients .
For your convenience we have two Centers: one in Barcelona and one in Sitges, both with the best therapeutic technology and several individual treatment rooms specifically tailored to each age and case: babies, pregnant women, the elderly, elite athletes, etc.
Alain Chiappinelli, Head Chiropractor
Director and founder of the Centre Chiropràctic de la Columna Vertebral – 1992
Chiropractor Life West San Francisco, California USA 1987
Chiropractor Degree and license to practice State of Michigan USA 1987 No. 6603
Chiropractor Degree and license to practice State of California USA 1988 No. 18761
Member of the Spanish Chiropractor Association No. 1025
Franck Chiappinelli, Medical doctor
Medical Director of the Centre Chiropràctic de la Columna Vertebral
Medical doctor – University of Paris VII 1999
Master in orthopedic medicine - Complutense University of Madrid
Active member of "GRUP Barcelona Medical Orthopedic i Manual"
Member of the Spanish Society of Orthopedic Medicine and Osteopathy
Registration number: 34352 Barcelona
Albert Imperial Estradera, Master of Chiropractic
Degree in Chiropractic in 2012 awarded by the Madrid College of Chiropractic (Real Centro Universitario María Cristina – San Lorenzo del Escorial). Center accredited by the ECCE (European Council on Chiropractic Education).
Master of Chiropractic in 2013 awarded by the Royal University Maria Cristina - San Lorenzo del Escorial (Madrid).
Member of the Spanish Chiropractic Association No. 1326
This technology is adapted to each individual patient’s case and can allows the Chiropractors to employ the most advanced chiropractic and manual medicine techniques and treatments such as:
- Gonstead Technique
- Diversified Technique
- Extremity Adjusting
- Upper Cervical Technique (HIO)
- Thompson Terminal Point Technique
- Applied Kinesiology (AK)
- Decompression Therapy
- Craniosacral Therapy
- Activator Technique
- Logan Basic
- Obstretric Chiropractic care
- Pedriatric Chiropractic care
- Sacro Occipital Technique (S.O.T.)
- Myofascial Release
- Mitchell Techniques
- Neuromuscular Techniques
- Cyriax Techniques
- Fascial Techniques
The Clinics in both Sitges and Barcelona are certified and equipped to practice the technique Impulse IQ.