Dr. Steven Mills, D.C.


Dr. Steven Mills is a Chiropractor, Health Educator and Motivational Speaker. He has been practicing Chiropractic continuously for more than 21 years (since 1997) with a clinical emphasis on the Gonstead system of Chiropractic and in that time has delivered more than 200 classes, seminars and workshops to various corporate and community based groups and organizations. His patients have ranged from 4 days old to 99 years, from sedentary to NFL & Olympic, pre & post surgical and acute pain as well as those who have simply come in seeking to maintain wellness and optimal function. He has also worked as a team doctor for youth football as well as in major statewide youth Soccer tournaments. For more on Dr. Mills, DC's Chiropractic, Public Speaking and Academic experience and achievements see further details below on this page.

Dr. Mills, DC served as Secretary and Treasurer of the Alameda County District of the California Chiropractic Association (CCA) (2004-2005), Vice President (2005-2006) and was a Presidential nominee for the 2006-2007 year prior to moving to San Diego in the fall of 2006. Dr. Mills DC is currently a Level 9 CPR Instructor authorized by the American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI), and is the founder of the San Diego Success Club. The purpose of this club is to encourage balance through personal development in the seven major areas of our lives including mental, physical, spiritual, family, social, financial and vocational success. For more please visit:


Chiropractic’s goal is not only to make corrections in the musculo-skeletal and nerve systems to provide relief from pain and symptoms, but to optimize joint and nerve function which positively impacts every aspect of human function.

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Public Speaking, Community Associations and Academic Experience

Invited Speaker

Inspire Charter Schools:
    (Guest Speaker; 2016 Career Day)
    Pathways Community Church
    San Diego, March 10, 2016

Mueller College:
    (Guest Speaker; 2013 Commencement Ceremony)
    Scottish Rite Center
    San Diego, October 19, 2013

Somali Family Service:
    (Outdoor Movie Night in Teralta Park)
    The Five Aspects of Health
    San Diego, September 2011

Rock and Roll San Diego:
    (School of Music and Performing Arts)
    Drum Technique Clinic
    San Diego, July 2011

Somali Family Service:
    (Leadership in our Neighborhood (LION)
    Youth Trainings on Nutrition & Fitness)
    Exercise and Weight Loss Fundamentals
    San Diego, June 2011

Santee Chamber of Commerce:
    Exercise and Weight Loss Fundamentals
    Santee, CA, November 2010

National Black Police Association Western Region:
    (Semi-Annual Education & Training Conference)
    Exercise and Weight Loss Fundamentals
    Hilton Bayfront, San Diego, April 2010

Somali Community Forum:
    Exercise and Weight Loss Fundamentals
    San Diego, October 2009

Somali Family Service Health Fair:
    Exercise and Weight Loss Fundamentals
    San Diego, June 2009

United States Naval Base:
    Dress For Success
    San Diego, 2008

LeTip International, Inc.:
    Today’s Chiropractic Care
    San Diego, 2007

Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E):
    Driver Safety & Awareness
    San Ramon, CA 2006

Las Positas College:
    Career Day; Livermore, CA 2005

Pleasanton Middle School:
    Career Day; Pleasanton, CA 2004

Life Chiropractic College West:
    Friday Seminar; San Lorenzo, CA 2001

Walt Disney Elementary School:
    Junior Achievement; San Ramon, CA 2001

Soccer Unlimited:
    “S.P.O.R.T.S.” Youth sports seminar; Dublin, 2000

Hewlett Packard Junior Achievement (HPJA):
    Summer Program; Santa Rosa, CA 1996



Corporate Seminars or Workshops

Being Fit Fitness Center:
    Exercise and Weight Loss Fundamentals
    San Diego, March 2010

Gold’s Gym:
    Exercise and Weight Loss Fundamentals
    San Diego, July 2009

Body Evolution Wellness Center:
    The Chemistry of Life
    San Diego, 2007

Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E):
    Solutions For Sound Sleep
    San Ramon, CA 2005

Wal Mart:
    Safety & Proper Lifting Workshop
    Friday Morning Seminar; Pleasanton, CA 2003

24 Hour Fitness:
    Today’s Chiropractic Care
    Staff Meeting; San Ramon, CA 2000

U.S. Bank:
    Safety & Ergonomics in the Workplace
    San Leandro, CA 1997

24 Hour Fitness:
    Shoulder & Knee injuries & Rehabilitation
    San Leandro, CA 1997


Corporate/Community Health Fairs

LA Fitness;
    End of Month Closeout Event
    San Diego, June 30, 2016
Somali Family Service:
    Health Fair in Honor of World Refugee Day                        
    San Diego, 2009
Express Fitness:
    Mid-Month and Closeout Health Fairs
    Pleasanton, CA 2005-2006

Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E):
    San Ramon, CA 200

Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV):
    Pleasanton, CA 2004
    San Ramon, CA 2002
Nob Hill:
    San Ramon, CA 2001

Select Comfort:
    Walnut Creek, CA 2000

Whole Foods:
    San Ramon, CA 2000
Orchard Supply Hardware:
    Dublin, CA 2000
    Dublin, CA 2000
Orchard Supply Hardware:
    San Ramon, CA 1999-2000
San Ramon Senior Center:
    San Ramon, CA 1999



State Med-Legal Certifications

Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME); State of CA
Industrial Disability Examiner (IDE); State of CA


CPR Instructor Certification

Level 9 Authorized Instructor; American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI)
    San Diego, CA 2017

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Professional Fitness Certification

Certified Personal Trainer (CPT);
American College of Sports Medicine (A.C.S.M.)


Professional State Associations

California Chiropractic Association (CCA); Alameda Co. District
    Presidential Nominee, 2006-2007
    Vice President, 2005-2006
    Treasurer, 2004-2005
    Secretary, 2004-2005



Community Associations

UEI College:
    Advisory Board Member
    San Diego, CA  2011
Pleasanton Youth Football League:
    Team Sideline Medic (Substitute)
    Pleasanton Sports Park, 2006

Open Heart Kitchen:
    Tri Valley, 2005-2006

Dublin Youth Football League:
    Team Sideline Medic
    Tri-Valley (Dublin) Falcons; Dublin, 2005 Season

Pleasanton Youth Football League:
    Team Sideline Medic (Substitute)
    Pleasanton Sports Park, 2005

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Ballistic United Soccer Club (BUSC) Youth Soccer League:
    Tournament Field Medic
    Ballistic United Fall Harvest Classic; Pleasanton, 2005
    Ballistic United Fall Harvest Classic; Pleasanton, 2004

Toastmasters International:
    Amador Valley Toastmasters, 2000-2001
    Sky West Toastmasters, 1996-1999

Rotary International:
    Danville / Sycamore Valley, 2001

Davis St. Community Center, Inc.:
    Holiday Food Drive
    San Leandro, 1997


Academic Honors and Positions Held

Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges:

Life Chiropractic College West (LCCW):
    Clinical Excellence Citation Nomination
    April 23, 1997

LCCW Student Council Student Council Member of the Quarter:
    June 1996 - September 1996

LCCW Student Council Chiropractic Excellence Award:
    September 1996 - December 1996

LCCW Student Council Clinic Representative:
    June 1996 - December 1996

LCCW Student Council Class Representative:
    September 1995 - June 1996

LCCW Gonstead (technique) Club President:
    December 1996 - March 1997

LCCW Gonstead Club Vice President:
    September 1996 - December 1996

LCCW Gonstead Club Officer:
    December 1995 - September 1996

LCCW Gonstead Club Member:
    June 1994 - December 1995

    In excess of (35) extracurricular Trainings & Seminars:
        March 1994 - Jun 1997