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Edward I. Mendenhall, D.C. is certified by the State of California as a Qualified Medical Evaluator. He is available in Santa Cruz CA and in San Jose CA, to perform consultations and evaluations. Dr. Mendenhall has testified in court as an expert witness.

X -Ray Services.

See Dr. Mendenhall's Curriculum Vitae.






X - Ray Services.

Family & Sports Chiropractic provides X-Ray Services to many doctors in the Santa Cruz area. Please give us a call to set up your account.  We will forward you a convenient patient referral form, with a map to our office. Let us handle your X - Ray needs. Call Our Office: 458-9398 or E- mail.

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Dr. Mendenhall's Curriculum Vitae.

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Present Positions:

1986 - Present Owner, Director, and Doctor of Chiropractic, Family and Sports Chiropractic.

1988 - Present Worker's Compensation Designated Treating Doctor, Santa Cruz County Schools.

1989 - Present Workers' Compensation Permanent Disability Evaluator.

1991 - Present QME: Qualified Medical Evaluator, State of California.

1986 - Present X-Ray Services Lab Owner/Operator.

1991 - 1994 Managed Care, Case Review (Prospective and Retrospective): ChiroView.

Past Positions:

1/84 - 2/86 Doctor of Chiropractic, Redwood Chiropractic, Scotts Valley, CA.

Licensing and Certification:

1991 Qualified Medical Evaluator, State of California.

1991 Industrial Disability Evaluator, Certified.

1990 Chiropractic Orthopedist, Board Eligible.

1984 #15749 Chiropractic License, State of California.

1984 RHC122723 Radiography X-Ray Supervisor and Operator, State of California.

1984 DC0157490 Blue Shield Provider.

1984 DC0157490 Medicare Provider.



1993 - 1996 Radiology Diplomate, 3 Year Program, Palmer College of Chiropractic.

1990 - 1991 IDE: Industrial Disability Evaluator, California Chiropractic Foundation.

1987 - 1989 Orthopedics Diplomate, 3 Year Program, Western States Chiropractic College.

3/84 - 7/84 Industrial Consulting, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic.

1980 - 1983 D.C.: Doctor of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic West, San Jose, CA.

1977 - 1980 B.A., Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH.

1972 - 1974 Associate in Applied Sciences, University of Alaska, Anchorage, AK.

Industrial Consulting:

  • San Jose Police Department
  • Scotts Valley Police Department
  • Scotts Valley Fire District
  • Santa Cruz City and County School Districts
  • Santa Cruz Operation, Santa Cruz, California
  • First Lady Spa, Santa Cruz, California
  • Zanotto's Deluxe Market, Scotts Valley, California
  • Harmony Foods, Santa Cruz, California

    Professional Associations:

  • Monterey Bay Chiropractic Society, Past Executive Committee Member.

  • California Chiropractic Association, Past State Convention Committee.

  • American Chiropractic Association.


    Treatment Referrals Received from Medical Doctors:

  • David Resneck-Sannes, M.D., Family Practice
  • Stephen Halpern, M.D., Family Practice
  • Peter Nash, M.D., Family Practice
  • Gail Magid, M.D., Neurosurgery
  • Charles Scibetta, M.D., Neurosurgery
  • Naman Salibi, M.D., Neurosurgery
  • Howard Schwartz, M.D., Orthopedic Surgery
  • Leonard Gerstein, M.D., Orthopedic Surgery
  • James Spiegel, M.D., Orthopedic Surgery

    Research Activities:

    1982 - Present Quantify and Objectify, Through Electronic Measuring and Recording,
    the Results of Manual Muscle Testing, as an Indicator for Muscle
    Strength and Neurologic Function.


    1987 Police Officer Training Videotape, "Back Injury Prevention: Safe
    Lifting During Arrest Procedures", Scotts Valley Police Department.

    1983 "Manual Muscle Testing and Cybex Machine Muscle Testing, a Search
    For a Correlation", Collected Papers of the 1982-1983 Winter Meeting
    of the International College of Applied Kinesiology. Paper was
    presented orally at that Winter Meeting in San Diego, California.

    Related Activities:

    1984 - 1986 Executive Committee, Exchange Club of Scotts Valley.

    1986 - 1987 State Convention Committee, California Chiropractic Association.

    1985 - 1987 Executive Committee, Monterey Bay Chiropractic Society.

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