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Meet the Practitioners
Dr. James Handy, D.C.
Dr. James Handy is a licensed Chiropractor serving the Irvine community since 1993. He graduated in 1981 from Calabasas HS, completed undergraduate studies at Chico State where he was active in snow ski racing and triathlons.After completing his BS in Human Biology, James Handy graduated from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic as a Doctor of Chiropractic in 1990. His wife, JoQueta Handy MS CCC-SLP, practices with Dr Handy addressing the special needs community through her practice, "Speech & Motion". Together with their 5 children they enjoy skiing, scuba, biking and volunteering for community programs.
Dr. James Handy has been freeing people from pain and in his clinic in Irvine, CA by maintaining a high level of personalized care. Dr. Handy is committed to promoting the health and well being of his patients as he customizes treatment plans to suit each case.The results are faster recovery, lower costs of care and a well informed patient who can recognize when they need follow-up visits.
Dr. Handy uses a method of "whole person" concept . This approach to wellness means looking for underlying causes of any disturbance or disruption (which may or may not be causing symptoms at the time) and make whatever interventions and lifestyle adjustments that would optimize the conditions for normal function. Patients may be introduced to an array of treatment modalities such as, massage,ultrasound, ultrasound massage, electrical muscle and nerve stimulation. combined therapies as well as therapeutic laser and laser massage. Using this unique approach, Dr. Handy is able to help you to accelerate and/or maintain your journey to good health.
Dr. JoQueta Handy PhD, M.S. CCC-SLP
JoQueta Handy is an Integrative Medicine Doctor with a doctorate in Quantum Medicine and a Pediatric Speech Language Pathologist with 21 years of experience.
She is the founder and president of Children’s Opportunity for Brilliance International. COB’s mission is to educate, empower and support children, parents, families and educators whose lives are impacted by autism spectrum disorders and other learning challenges.
Through COB and her work in the community, JoQueta demonstrates her passion for implementing an educational solution for children with learning disabilities. Her goal in working with parents and teachers is to create change in the current special education process in public schools and home-based education systems. JoQueta Handy’s additional career as a Naturopath has given her a unique perspective on how to help children with learning challenges. She sees their gifts and their capacity to prosper if given the opportunity. She worked first-hand with teachers and other professionals in the classroom across the United States to develop a system that works for all children no matter the level of learning challenge.
She currently resides in Orange County, California, with her husband and five children.