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Welcome to The Gertonson Institute: A Creating Wellness Center
Your Albany Chiropractor

Call us at (510)-526-1559 today.

For more information or to schedule an appointment with our Albany chiropractor, call (510)-526-1559 today!

Dr. Lori-Ann Gertonson is a chiropractor serving Albany and the surrounding area. Our chiropractor at The Gertonson Institute: A Creating Wellness Center is committed to providing wholistic chiropractic solutions to address your unique needs. If you are looking to improve your overall health, Dr. Gertonson can help you attain your everyday wellness goals!

Our practice is focused on the principles of Consciousness-Based Healthcare™.   We believe we are more than just our physical body; we are body, mind, and spirit. Each one of us is a unique expression of an intelligent universal life energy/consciousness.

The principles of consciousness-based healthcare™ allow for the full expression of well-being, addressing our health and wellness challenges consciously and holistically.

At your first visit to The Gertonson Institute: A Creating Wellness Center, Dr. Lori-Ann Gertonson we will explain how wholistic chiropractic care works and give you a full evaluation to see if our wholistic chiropractic solutions are a good fit to address your needs. If there is a good fit, we can customize a plan of wholistic chiropractic wellness care for your health goals.

If you have not previously been to a chiropractor and wish to find out more, please email us or call (510)-526-1559 to receive the answers to your questions. We also welcome referrals, so we invite you to share our chiropractic and wellness information with your friends and loved ones.

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Dr. Lori-Ann Gertonson
Albany Chiropractor | The Gertonson Institute: A Creating Wellness Center | (510)-526-1559

828 San Pablo Avenue, Suite 104
Albany, CA 94706

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Office Hours

Monday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

10:00 am-1:00 pm

4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Thursday:

By special appointment only

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Meet the Chiropractor

  • Lori-Ann Gertonson
    D.C. - Doctor of Chiropractic
    Dr. Lori-Ann Gertonson is the founder of The Gertonson Institute, and the developer of The Quantum Alignment Process™-a consciousness based healing system that incorporates her expertise in lifestyle management, personal development and well-being.

Testimonials

Reviews From our Satisfied Patients

  • "I have benefited tremendously from the chiropractic care I received from Dr. Anderson."
    John Doe / Albany, CA
  • "My health has improved considerably thanks to Dr. Anderson!"
    Jane Doe / Albany, CA

Featured Articles

  • Standing Tall

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  • Summer Sports

    Summer Sports In the summertime, everyone's thoughts turn to the outdoors. We want to get out in the sun and have some fun. Some people do exercise outdoors, such as running, walking, and biking, all year long regardless of the weather.1 For others, summer's warmer temperatures make activity outside ...

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  • An Apple a Day . . .

    What is so good about an apple? Is it the color, ranging from ruby red to pale pink? Is it the crunch? The sweetness? Or is it, instead, a combination of all of these qualities, plus the natural goodness derived from the apple's secret ingredients — phytonutrients? If this were a multiple choice quiz, the answer would be "all of the above". Importantly, in addition to possessing numerous appealing physical qualities, apples contain an abundance of health-promoting biochemicals known as phytonutrients.1,2 These specific organic molecules are derived not only from apples but many other fresh fruits and vegetables, and help power the immune system, protect against cancer, maintain healthy eyes, and assist cells in clearing out metabolic waste products such as free radicals. ...

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  • A Book and Its Cover

    A book cover may not necessarily tell the whole story and may not accurately portray the nature of the contents within. Publishing companies pay high salaries to their marketing staff to create cover copy that will entice prospective buyers to make a purchase. But many times the book itself does not ...

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  • When Your Spine Is In Line

    Good spinal alignment means good biomechanical health. Essentially, your spine is the biomechanical center of your body. Your legs are connected to your spine via two large and strong pelvic bones. Your arms are connected to your spine via your shoulder blades, ribs, and numerous strong muscles and ligaments. ...

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  • Smart Shoulders

    Our shoulder joints have the greatest range of motion of any of the musculoskeletal joints in our bodies. The shoulder joint is really two joints, the glenohumeral joint between the arm bone (humerus) and the shoulder blade (scapula) and the acromioclavicular joint between the acromion (a bony projection off the scapula) and the collarbone (clavicle). The glenohumeral joint is a ball-and-socket joint and the acromioclavicular joint is a gliding joint. ...

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  • Left-Handers Day

    Left-Handers Day Left-Handers Day, celebrated on August 15th, was launched in 1992 by the Left-Handers Club, an organization based in the United Kingdom. Since then, Left-Handers Day has become a worldwide event and social media phenomenon. Around the world, approximately one in ten persons is left-handed. ...

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  • Peak Experiences

    Peak Experiences The American philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau roamed far and wide over the hills and mountains of his native Massachusetts and neighboring New Hampshire. In his masterwork, "Walden," Thoreau famously stated that we must "reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical ...

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  • Dynamic Warm-ups

    In a common occurrence, you bend over to pick up the pencil you inadvertently dropped on the floor. Or you bend over to pick up the soap bar that has slipped through your fingers in the shower. Or you bend over to lift a bag of groceries out of your automobile trunk. These are all daily events. But on ...

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  • Wellness Gardens

    Wellness Gardens When time is spent in an office or indoors day in and day out, some can lose that connection to the outside world. And that loss of connection can lead to higher stress levels and more health ailments without even realizing it. But when that the gap between office life and outdoor life ...

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