Joe Betz, DC
In addition to practicing full-time, Dr. Betz is active in chiropractic politics as a member of the board of directors for the International Chiropractors Association (ICA) and the Foundation for the Advancement of Chiropractic Tenets and Science (FACTS). He is also the current Vice President of both the Idaho Association of Chiropractic Physicians (IACP) and Chiropractic BioPhysics® Non-Profit. He has co-authored many papers in the peer-reviewed literature in journals such as The Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, European Spine Journal, The Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development and The Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research. He is Chairman of the ICA’s Guidelines Committee and is one of the principal investigators for the PCCRP X-Ray Guidelines, the ICA Best Practice Guidelines and the ICA of California Whiplash Guidelines. He also co-authored several chapters for a chiropractic textbook on “Structural Rehabilitation” of the lumbar spine. Dr. Joe Betz has received many awards including Researcher of the Year for CBP NonProfit and Chiropractor of the Year for both CBP NonProfit as well as the Idaho Association of Chiropractic Physicians.
Cliff Tao, DC
Dr. Cliff Tao is a chiropractic radiologist based in Orange County, California. Dr. Tao specializes in the professional interpretation of spine and musculoskeletal imaging with plain film, magnetic resonance (MR) imaging, and computed tomography (CT).
Dr. Tao reads diagnostic imaging studies for a variety of doctors including chiropractors, osteopathic physicians, and medical physicians. His highly-detailed reports are provided within 24 hours, with stat reports available usually within 30 minutes. Although also trained to read imaging of other parts of the body, Dr. Tao is more focused on the spine and musculoskeletal regions. Dr. Tao also provides second opinion interpretations.
Joseph Ugorji, DO
Joseph Ugorji, D.O. is a Board Certified Radioligst who his Radiology training in Michigan at Michigan State University coupled to the Henry Ford Health System. He completed his specialized fellowship training in MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of the Whole Body at Proscan Imaging (the highest volume MRI company in the world) where he stayed on for 2 more years practicing. He has worked from Australia and United States where he has been simultaneously licensed in 8 states. Dr Ugorji’s medical publications range from cartilage injury & scapular injury to cerebral malaria & chemotherapy. Most recently Dr Ugorji has partnered with Denver’s “Personal Injury Dream Team” to pioneer new MRI protocols and high-detail evaluations focusing on ligament injuries generally overlooked by Radiologists in the setting of motor vehicle collision victims. Aside from Radiology, Dr Ugorji’s passions include international mission work and medical educational app game development.