Steven Moon DC
5167 Clayton Rd, Ste A2, Concord, CA, 94521
Phone: 925-682-8400
Fax: 925-375-1960
BestConcordChiropractor@gmail.com
http://www.ConcordChiro.com
SELECTED OCCUPATIONAL HISTORY
President, Chiropractor, Concord Chiropractic, Inc., Concord, California, 2017 - Present
President, Chiropractor, Concord Chiropractic, Inc., Concord, California, 2016 - 2017
President, Chiropractor, Optimized Chiropractic, Inc., Concord, California, 2013 - 2016
Chiropractor, Moon Chiropractic, Concord, California, 1989 - 2013
Chiropractor, Clayton Valley Health Center, Concord, California, 1983 - 1989
Exterhship, Chiropractic, Palaski Chiropractic, Concord, California, 1982 - 1983
Internship, Chiropractic, Life Chiropractic College West Outpatient Clinic, Hayward, California, 1981 - 1982
Internship, Chiropractic, Western States Chiropractic College, Outpatient Clinic, Portland, Oregon, 1982 - 1982
Radiologic Technologist, Head of Special Procedures, Kaiser, Walnut Creek, California, 1974 - 1982
Radiologic Technologist, Levine Hospital, Hayward, California, 1972 - 1974
Internship, Radiologic Technologist, Doctors' Hospital, San Leandro, California, 1971 - 1972
Internship, Radiologic Technologist, Levine Hospital, Hayward, California, 1970 - 1971
EDUCATION AND LICENSURE
Doctor of Chiropractic, Licensed in the State of California, License # 15323, 1983-Present
Doctorate of Chiropractic, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR, 1983
Internship, Western States Chiropractic College Clinic, Portland, Oregon, 1982 - 1982
Internship, Life Chiropractic College West Clinic, Hayward, California, 1981 - 1982
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part I, 1982
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Part II, 1982
Undergraduate Studies in Chiropractic, Life Chiropractic College West, San Leandro, CA, 1980 - 1982
Fluoroscopy Supervisor and Operator Permit in , California, 2008
A.A. Radiologic Technology in Radiologic Technology, Merritt College, Oakland, California, 1972
X-Ray Supervisor and Operator Permit in , California, 1983
Certified Radiologic Technologist Permit in , California, 1972
Qualified Medical Evaluator in , California, 1991

SELECTED POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS AND DIPLOMATES

Foundations of Brain Based Chiropractic: Misperceptions and New Perceptions, The current neuroscience on developmental neuroplasticity and aging neuroplastic changes and chiropractic research to explain the current working theory of how chiropractic adjustments may help modulate internal and external environmental perception that the brain relies on for optimal human potential. It will also provide functional assessment procedures, chiropractic management and adjusting considerations across all age and stages. Life Chiropractic College West, Hayward, California, 2020
Anxiety Disorders and Massage Therapy, Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is a common and costly disorder for which many patients may prefer nontraditional treatment. Research on the acute effects of Swedish massage therapy (SMT) as a monotherapy for the treatment of subjects with GAD shows improvement with regular massage treatments. American Massage Therapy Association, 2020
Post-Coronavirus PI Practice Strategy with Lawyers and MDs: Where MRI, Colossus and Documentation Fits, Documentation, MRI Necessity and Trends in Spinal Treatment Protocols, Correlating history and a thorough clinical evaluation in determining the necessity for x-ray and MRI evaluations in the trauma and non-trauma patient. Considering whole spine patho-biomechanics in formulating treatment plans and long-term supportive care. Documentation requirements in transitioning from telemedicine to in-office care. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, PACE Approved for the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing boards, Cleveland University Kansas City, Long Island, NY, 2020 Academy of Chiropractic, Concord, California, 2020
Neurosurgical-Chiropractic Collaboration on Spinal Pathology, Neurosurgical-Chiropractic Collaboration on Spinal Pathology, Utilizing x-ray, MRI and other modalities of advanced imaging in conjunction with spinal biomechanical failure and clinical evaluation to collaboratively create treatment protocols for patients in both the operative and non-operative cases. Determining the boundaries of scope of care for both the chiropractor and neurosurgeon based upon a definitive diagnosis of the mechanical vs. an anatomical lesion. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island , New York, 2019
Documentation-Carrier Mandates & How They Guide ER’s and Lawyer Referrals, Documenting electrodiagnostics, concussion and disc pathology as reflective of clinical findings when collaborating with medical specialists in private practice and hospital settings or in the medical-legal arena. Ensuring complete documentation in the evaluation and management process for both the initial and re-evaluation processes. Certification in Documentation-Carrier Mandates & How They Guide ER’s and Lawyer Referrals, Diplomate, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Academy of Chiropractic, Post Doctoral Division, Long Island, NY, 2019
Computerized Mensuration of Spinal Biomechanical Pathology, Computerized Mensuration of Spinal Biomechanical Pathology, Understanding the algorithmic interpretation of spinal biomechanical pathology in a 3-D model and creating treatment plans, impairment ratings and teaching models based upon the vertebral motor unit angles. Determining sagittal and axial alignments in creating a normative baseline for treatment goals and outcomes. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, New York, 2019
Chronic Pain in Adults on the Rise: A Potential Crisis, LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled Chronic Pain in Adults on the Rise: A Potential Crisis October 6, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) Certification in Chronic Pain in Adults on the Rise: A Potential Crisis, Medscape, Concord, California, 2019
CDC: Pediatric Concussion: What You Need To Know, LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled CDC: Pediatric Concussion: What You Need To Know October 6, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s Certification in CDC: Pediatric Concussion: What You Need To Know, Medscape, Concord, California, 2019
Does Cannabis for Analgesia Affect Brain Function?, LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled Does Cannabis for Analgesia Affect Brain Function? October 6, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) Certification in Does Cannabis for Analgesia Affect Brain Function?, Medscape, Concord, California, 2019
Giant Cell Arteritis: Following the Patient Journey to Improved Outcomes, LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled Giant Cell Arteritis: Following the Patient Journey to Improved Outcomes October 8, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) Certification in Giant Cell Arteritis: Following the Patient Journey to Improved Outcomes, Medscape, Medscape, Concord, California, 2019
Can Intensive Patient Education Ease Low Back Pain?, LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled Can Intensive Patient Education Ease Low Back Pain? October 8, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) Certification in Can Intensive Patient Education Ease Low Back Pain?, Medscape, Medscape, Concord, California, 2019
Pain Management and Opioids, Letter of Completion, Medscape Certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor, CA 94521, has Participated in the Enduring Material Titled "Pain Management and Opioids: Balancing Risks and Benefits-Updated 2019-2020, October 19, 2019. Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits Certification in Pain Management and Opioids, Medscape, New York, New York, 2019
Does Hormone Therapy Have Benefit in Knee Osteoarthritis?, LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled Does Hormone Therapy Have Benefit in Knee Osteoarthritis? October 19, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) Certification in Does Hormone Therapy Have Benefit in Knee Osteoarthritis?, Medscape, New York, New York, 2019
Demystifying Prophylaxis in the Management of Migraine , LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled Demystifying Prophylaxis in the Management of Migraine October 20, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Certification in Demystifying Prophylaxis in the Management of Migraine , Medscape, New York, New York, 2019
Serving as an Expert Witness: Is there a Duty? , LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled Serving as an Expert Witness: Is there a Duty? October 20, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Certification in Serving as an Expert Witness: Is there a Duty? , Medscape, New York, New York, 2019
Are Concussion and Low Testosterone Related? , LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled Are Concussion and Low Testosterone Related? October 20, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) Medscape, Concord, California, 2019
Countdown to Clinical Knowledge in Psoriatic Arthritis , LETTER OF COMPLETION certifies that Steven Moon, Chiropractor CA 94521 has participated in the enduring material titled Countdown to Clinical Knowledge in Psoriatic Arthritis October 29, 2019 Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) Medscape, Concord, California, 2019
Documentation and Ethics in Medical-Legal Relationships, Documentation and Ethics in Medical-Legal Relationships, Creating ethical relationships based upon accurate documentation reflective of the casually related condition of the injured. Ensuring accepted credentials of the doctor based upon Voir Dire standards reflected in an admissible curriculum vitae. How to present demonstrative documentation in the courts reflective of the patient’s pathology. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island , New York, 2019
Coding, Documentation and Compliant Coding, Coding, Documentation and Compliant Coding, Ensuring the correct codes are utilized in an evaluation and management encounter. The correct elements are utilized to support the level of E&M coded along with a self-audit program to ensure ethical billing occurs. Guidelines for history of present illness, primary complaint, review of systems, family, social and past histories are discussed and how to document the same. Academy of Chiropractic Post-Doctoral Division, Long Island, New York, 2019
Advanced 2018 Chiropractic Billing and Coding, Advanced 2018 Chiropractic Billing and Coding H.J.Ross Company, San Jose, California, 2018
Documentation, Compliance, and ICD 10 Coding, Documentation, Compliance, and ICD 10 Coding Presented by Life Chiropractic College West Life Chiropractic College West, Hayward, California, 2018
Radiographic Pathology For Technologists, Certificate of Completion for Radiographic Pathology For Technologists Gage Continuing Education, Concord, California, 2017
Medicare & ICD-10 Billing & Coding, Medicare & ICD-10 Billing & Coding, Board Approval: CA-A-17-07-13848, by Marcus Strutz D.C.Back To Chiropractic CE Seminars Back To Chiropractic CE Seminars, Concord, California, 2017
Whiplash: History Taking & Physical Exam, Whiplash: History Taking & Physical Exam,California Board Approval: CA-A-17-07-13878, Marcus Sturtz, Back To Chiropractic CE Seminars Back To Chiropractic CE Seminars, Concord, California, 2017
Advanced Muscle Reconditioning, San Rafael, California, 2015
Case Complications: Ways to Prevent Litigation, Certificate of Completion. The California Board of Chiropractic Examiners has approved this course for Continuing Education credit and the specific approval number of this course is listed below. This course has NOT been submitted for CE approval in any other State and should not be submitted for CE credit. The Continuing Education hours identified with this certificate were earned through distance learning. Cat. B. Special Population Care. California Board Approval # CA-A-14-07-9309 from 7/1/14 to 7/31/15 & CA-A-15-08-10934 from 8/1/15 to 7/31/16. CEvantive University, Stephen M. Foreman DC, DABCO, for CEvantive CEvantive University , Concord, California, 2015
Documentation and Patient Progress, Documentation and Patient Progress Certificate of Completion. The California Board of Chiropractic Examiners has approved this course for Continuing Education credit and the specific approval number of this course is listed below. This course has NOT been submitted for CE approval in any other State and should not be submitted for CE credit. The Continuing Education hours were earned through distance learning. Cat. A. Mandatory. History taking & Proper Examination. California Board Approval # CA-A-14-07-9306 from 7/1/14 to 7/31/15 & CA-A-15-08-10931 from 8/1/15 to 7/31/16. CEvantive University, Stephen M. Foreman DC, DABCO, for CEvantive CEvantive University , Concord, California, 2015
New Case Protocols Date of Completion: Nov 30 2015 Course Instructor: Shawn Steel, Esq, New Case Protocols, Course Instructor: Shawn Steel, Esq Certificate of Completion. The California Board of Chiropractic Examiners has approved this course for Continuing Education credit and the specific approval number of this course is listed below. This course has NOT been submitted for CE approval in any other State and should not be submitted for CE credit. These Continuing Education hours were earned through distance learning. Cat. A. Mandatory. History taking & Proper Examination. California Board Approval # CA-A-14-07-9306 from 7/1/14 to 7/31/15 & CA-A-15-08-10931 from 8/1/15 to 7/31/16. CEvantive University, Stephen M. Foreman DC, DABCO, for CEvantive CEvantive University , Concord, California, 2015
The Trauma Manual, 4th Ed, The Trauma Manual, 4th Ed, Certificate of Completion by Gage Continuing Education Gage Continuing Education, Concord, California, 2013
Human Anatomy, Human Anatomy, Certificate of Completion Gage Continuing Education, Concord, California, 2012
Radiographic Pathology for Technologists, Radiographic Pathology for Technologists Certificate of Completion by Gage Continuing Education Gage Continuing Education, Concord, California, 2009
Advanced Wholistic Health Care, Nutri-West, San Jose, California, 2002
Wholistic Health Care, Fremont, California, 2001
Wholistic Health Care, Santa Clara, California, 2001
Advanced Wholistic Health Care, Nutri-West, Denver, Colorado, 2001
Activator Methods Technique, Activator Methods, Los Angeles, California, 2001
Activator Chiropractic Technique 2, Life Chiropractic College West, San Francisco, California, 2000
Wholistic Health Care, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2000
Cervical Acceleration/Deceleration Injury and Neuronal Hyperactivity, Parker Chiropractic College, Chicago, Illinois, 1999
Activator Chiropractic Technique, Life Chiropractic College West, San Francisco, California, 1999
Accident Reconstruction and the Low Speed Impact, California Chiropractic Association, Concord, California, 1998
Validation of Injuries in Low Speed Rear End Collisions, Monterey, California, 1998
Activator Methods, Parker Seminars, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1997
Whiplash and Spinal Trauma, Life Chiropractic College West, Berkeley, California, 1996
Chiropractic Technique Extravaganza , Life Chiropractic College West, Hayward, California, 1995
Whiplash: The Masters' Certification Program, This was a 12 month program regarding Cervical acceleration/deceleration and other injuries seen in auto accidents. Certification in Diagnosis and clinical management of cervical acceleration/deceleration trauma and whiplash related... disorders, Los Angeles Chiropractic College, Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Los Angeles, California, 1994
A.M.A. Guidelines in Permanent Impairment Rating, Medical/Legal Consultants Association, San Francisco, California, 1994
Paraspinal Surface E.M.G. Certification, Certification in Surface E.M.G. Certification, Life Chiropractic College-West, San Francisco, California, 1993
Repetitive Stress Injuries, Los Angeles Chiropractic College, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, 1993
Failed Low Back and Cervical-Cranial Syndromes, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, Oregon, 1993
Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician, Studied the unique injuries in sports Certification in Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician, Los Angeles Chiropractic College, California, 1991
Mastering Soft Tissue Injuries, Los Angeles Chiropractic College, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, 1991
Legal issues in the care of the injured worker, California Chiropractic Foundation, 1991
Sports Injuries, Los Angeles Chiropractic College, Oakland , California, 1991
Industrial Disability Evaluation, Certification in Industrial Disability Evaluation, Diplomate, California Chiropractic Foundation, California Chiropractic Foundation, California Chiropractic Foundation, California, 1989
Disability Evaluation, Certification in Disability Evaluation, Diplomate, California Chiropractic Foundation, California Chiropractic Foundation, California Chiropractic Foundation, California, 1988
Chiropractic Orthopedics, The Chiropractic Orthopedics course is a three year Post-Graduate program. Certification in Board Eligible Chiropractic Orthopedist, Los Angeles Chiropractic College, Los Angeles Chiropractic College, Los Angeles, , California, 1986
Injuries in Sports, Texas Chiropractic College, Interlaken, Switzerland, 1985

SELECTED MEMBERSHIPS

Leading Physicians of the World, Member, 2017 - Present
Academy of Chiropractic, Member, 2019 - 2020
Neural Organization Technique Global, Member, 2019 - 2020
Medical/Legal Consultants Association, Member, 1994 - 2008
Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research, Member, 1987 - 2008
Contra Costa Chiropractic Society, Member, 1983 - 2008
California Chiropractic Association, Member, 1981 - 2008
American College of Chiropractic Orthopedists, Member, 1986 - 2001
Council of Chiropractic Orthopedists, Member, 1986 - 2001
Council on Occupational Health, Member, 1992 - 1996
American Chiropractic Association, Member, 1981 - 1996
American Council of Diagnostic Imaging, Member, 1983 - 1990
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, Radiologic Technologist, 1972 - 1983