• Meet Dr. Thornton

Dr. Jason Thornton, D.C.

Dr. Thornton has been practicing Chiropractic in Rocklin since 1998. A graduate of Life Chiropractic College West and a member of the Gonstead Clinical Studies Society, Dr. Thornton is a Gonstead Practitioner.

Patients seeking treatment with Dr. Thornton are assured of receiving only the finest quality of care. Dr. Thornton specializes in spine and extremity related disorders and makes it a top priority to help his patients recover their normal activities and lifestyle.

He knows that it's one thing to be free from pain, and another altogether to feel great while enjoying all the things that you love to do in life. Dr. Thornton and his staff have a genuine concern for your well-being and make it a top priority to help you reach your health goals!

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Experience:

2001-Current
Postgraduate instructor on Chiropractic technique. Approved for relicensing instructor status through Life Chiropractic College West. Dr. Thornton has taught over 35 seminars, over 215 hours, of postgraduate technique to doctors of Chiropractic.

2004 October
Presented 2 day, 16 hour lower extremity Chiropractic technique seminar for the Belgian Chiropractic Society in Brussels, Belgium.

2003
Guest speaker on Chiropractic extremity adjusting technique for the Gonstead Clinical Studies Society at Life Chiropractic College West in Hayward, CA.

2002 November
Presented 2 day, 12 hour lower extremity Chiropractic technique seminar for the Anglo-European Chiropractic College in Bournemouth, England.

2002 October
Presented 2 day, 12 hour upper extremity Chiropractic technique seminar for the Anglo-European Chiropractic College in Bournemouth, England.

Guest speaker on Chiropractic technique for the Sacramento chapter of the California Chiropractic Association.

2001
Guest speaker on Chiropractic extremity adjusting technique for the Gonstead Clinical Studies Society at Life Chiropractic College West in Hayward, CA.

1999 -2000
Guest speaker and technique instructor with Dr. Richard E. Thornton with the Thornton One-Day Re-licensing Seminars approved for re-licensing through Life Chiropractic College West.

1995 - 1997
Served as president of the Life West Gonstead Chiropractic Technique Club delivering 100+ presentations on Gonstead Chiropractic technique, analysis, and patient management protocols to the Life Chiropractic College West student body.

Clinical Experience:

1998
Current Private Practice as owner and sole proprietor d.b.a. Chiropractic First in Rocklin, California.

1997 - 1998
Private Practice at Professional Chiropractic in Hiawatha, Iowa.

1996 - 1997
Chiropractic Internship at Life Chiropractic College West clinic in Hayward, CA.

Education:

1995 - Present
Over 14 Gonstead post-graduate Chiropractic technique Seminars from the Gonstead Methodology Institute and Gonstead Seminars Inc.

1994 -1997
Doctor of Chiropractic. Graduated Magna Cum Laude, Life Chiropractic College West, San Lorenzo, CA.

1991-1994
Undergraduate Studies at Fresno State University.

Organizations and Affiliations:

1995 - Present
Member Gonstead Clinical Studies Society

1998 - 2002
Toastmasters International, Rocklin PCAR chapter. CTM (certified toastmaster) speaker status.

1997 - 1998
International Chiropractors Association

Honors, Awards, and Licenses:

1998
Present State of California, Chiropractic License.

1997 - 1998
State of Iowa, Chiropractic License.

1995 - 1997
Diplomat of the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Parts I-IV.