Dr. Gilda Gilak, DC

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Dr. Gilda Gilak, DC
Dr. Gilda Gilak is a California State Board Certified Chiropractor. Currently is in private practice in Newport Beach CA. She graduated from Southern California University of Health and Sciences in 2005. Her undergraduate degree is Bachelor of Science in the field of Cellular and Molecular Biology with a minor in Microbiology 2000. She also obtained her Masters in Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine from University Western State. She also is very active in her community and is secretary of the Orange County Council of Farhang Foundation, a cultural foundation that promoted Persian culture and art in community at large. Dr. Gilak served as secretary in Iranian-American Mental Health Society 2011-2013. Dr. Gilak served as President of CCA orange county district in 2008-2009; she was nominated for the best president award that year. She also has given an honorary recognition from The American Chiropractic Association, for being an Advocate for the Chiropractic Profession, Dec.2005.She was nominated to receive an outstanding graduate award from Association of Professors and Scholars of Iranian Heritage, March 2006. She received her associate ship in Kinesio Taping in April of 2007. She is a full body and nerve entrapment certified practitioner in Active Release Technique. After graduating chiropractic school and volunteered her chiropractic services to the underprivileged, in a multidisciplinary clinic alongside an MD and Orthopedic surgeon in Bolivia. She was Instructor in Anatomy Department of Southern California University since 2006- 2009.

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Dr. Gilak's Care Philosophy

Our goal is to deliver the best level of personalized attention to each individual who chooses to be part of our practice. We believe life is better when your body and mind are in harmony and balance. Optimum health is achieved when you maintain that balance in your life. Our mission as successful physicians is not only to solve the root of your current problem, but to help you change your lifestyle to prevent future problems. This approach will increase overall quality of your health and your life

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Applied Chiropractic Inc260 Newport Center Dr # 302
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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Dr. Gilak's Reviews

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4.9
based on 17 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Gilak's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Hawthorne, CA |
Dr.Gilak is an awesome,knowledgeable,caring chiropractor with an absolute healing hands !I believe she does magic I couldn't continue my work at my demanding job environment with out her help.I highly recommend her to everybody needs a caring knowledgeable chiropractor.
in Laguna Woods, CA |
Treated for severe pain after major knee surgery, and also for torn tendons in both left & right feet & ankles, the result of sports accidents. After several sessions, I'm now pain-free. My neurosurgeon calls her Fantastic.
Seattle, WA |
Dr. Gilak is great! She is very personable and has a positive attitude. I always look forward to seeing her and receiving treatment from her. I strongly recommend her to anyone with any type of treatment concerns.
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Dr. Gilda Gilak is a California State Board Certified Chiropractor. Currently is in private practice in Newport Beach CA. She graduated from Southern California University of Health and Sciences in 2005. Her undergraduate degree is Bachelor of Science in the field of Cellular and Molecular Biology with a minor in Microbiology 2000. She also obtained her Masters in Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine from University Western State.  She also is very active in her community and is secretary of the Orange County Council of Farhang Foundation, a cultural foundation that promoted Persian culture and art in community at large.

Dr. Gilak served as secretary in Iranian-American Mental Health Society 2011-2013. Dr. Gilak served as President of CCA orange county district in 2008-2009; she was nominated for the best president award that year. She also has given an honorary recognition from The American Chiropractic Association, for being an Advocate for the Chiropractic Profession, Dec.2005.She was nominated to receive an outstanding graduate award from Association of Professors and Scholars of Iranian Heritage, March 2006. She received her associate ship in Kinesio Taping in April of 2007. She is a full body and nerve entrapment certified practitioner in Active Release Technique. After graduating chiropractic school and volunteered her chiropractic services to the underprivileged, in a multidisciplinary clinic alongside an MD and Orthopedic surgeon in Bolivia. She was Instructor in Anatomy Department of Southern California University since 2006- 2009.

Dr. Gilak's Care Philosophy

Our goal is to deliver the best level of personalized attention to each individual who chooses to be part of our practice. We believe life is better when your body and mind are in harmony and balance. Optimum health is achieved when you maintain that balance in your life. Our mission as successful physicians is not only to solve the root of your current problem, but to help you change your lifestyle to prevent future problems. This approach will increase overall quality of your health and your life

Dr. Gilak says...

Our office is patient center model practice and treatments are base on what patients need. Bio-mechanical evaluation of the patients determine how and what muscle and joints need to be treated, if necessary patients will be referred out to their Primary care or other physicians for further evaluation. Using imaging and laboratory in finding the proper diagnosis will be implemented if necessary.

Treatment includes soft-tissue therapy( Active Release), followed by adjustments and exercises will be added to prevent, improve the patients condition. Number of visits varies based on patients condition, needs.

Dr. Gilak's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Specializes in Chiropractic
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    Sanctions

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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Lower Back Muscle Strain
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain
  • Whiplash

Education

  • Medical School
    Southern California University Of Health and Sciences

    Graduated in 2005

  • Undergraduate School
    Azad University

    Graduated in 2000

  • Other Education
    Western University Of Health Sciences

    Completed in 2014

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French

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Specialties

  • Chiropractic
  • Chiropractic Rehabilitation
  • Chiropractic Sports Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Active Release Technique
  • Chiropractic Plus Kinesiology (CPK)
  • Contemporary Cupping Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling