Michael Chou is a Board Certified physical therapist and chiropractor with over 10 years of experience. He has been practicing in Southern California since graduating from Southern California University of Health Sciences and Chapman University with his diverse knowledge and background, he is able to quickly customize patient care with a medical and alternative point of view.
Corinne has been practicing the art of massage therapy since 2009 and has been California State Certified since 2012. She completed her education at Fullerton College and obtained her 408, 528,612, and 1002 hour certifications from the institution. Furthermore she earned her Associates in Arts and Sciences in Physical Education. Over the years she has been honing her skills with a focus in therapeutic work that is not only relaxing but also provides relief to common ailments that occur in modern day society. Modalities she has experience in includes: Swedish, Sports, Pregnancy, Reflexology, Ampuku, Orthopedic, Tuina, Aromatherapy, Spa, Hot Stone, Deep Tissue and Chair Massage. Due to her passion for education this list is always expanding. Be sure to mention to Corinne at the beginning of the appointment if there are any particular modalities you may be interested in experiencing. She looks forward to helping all her clients leave a session feeling relaxed, revived, and restored.
Alice Chen is a Board Certified physician assistant with over 15 years of experience in dermatology, cosmetic injectables and skincare. She has been practicing in Southern California since graduating from UC Irvine with an undergraduate degree in Economics, followed by a Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of St. Francis in 2004. She is qualified to evaluate and treat all dermatological skin concerns including psoriasis, hair loss as well as perform biopsies, excisions and write prescriptions. She is available to see patients on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays by appointment only.
As a mother of two young children, Mrs. Chen has a varied schedule both caring for her patients in office and for her two young children Lillian and Samuel, 3 and 2 years of age. She has a broad understanding of treating dermatological cases from infants to toddlers.
Dr. Chen graduated from the Southern California University of Health Sciences in 2005. Since then, he has worked to build a practice based on strong relationships, personal integrity and a commitment to individual needs. His patients have come to rely on him for a sympathetic ear, expert advice and a practiced hand – with treatments designed to restore quality of life as quickly as possible. Having suffered an excruciating sports injury in high school, Dr. Chen witnessed firsthand the positive effects of chiropractic care on acute lower back pain. Though skeptical at first, he watched as chiropractic adjustments and other treatments alleviated the pain, restored mobility and allowed him to return to his active lifestyle. Today, Dr. Chen continues to live a full, active life, volunteering in his church and community, playing basketball and volleyball, and hiking with his lovely wife Alice and three dogs. He wants to help you stay active and pain-free, too. Through personalized chiropractic treatment, Dr. Chen can treat your pain naturally. No drugs, no surgery. Just a proven approach to holistic healing and a sincere interest in your well-being.
Dr. Erik Paulson is originally from Denver, Colorado. He attended the University of Colorado in Boulder for undergraduate and earned a B.A. in Integrative Physiology. He then moved to northern California where he attended Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine and attained his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.). For internship and residency, he trained at Oklahoma State University Medical Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology but also has extensive experience in primary care. Since 2009, he has worked for Lockheed Martin as the medical director of multiple clinics and has also personally evaluated thousands of disabled veterans of the United States Armed Forces. In 2014, he moved to Pasadena, California in order to complete a fellowship in cross sectional interventional radiology and body MRI at the University of Southern California Medical Center. As an osteopathic physician, he was taught the holistic approach to medicine. The body has an innate ability to heal itself and this process can be assisted and accelerated by osteopathic or chiropractic manipulation. As an organic gardener, amateur chef and avid golfer, he practices the same healthy principles he teaches. He also stays active trying to keep up with his 2 year old daughter Elyse. He is supported by his wife Carissa who is the owner of an organic cosmetics company in Pasadena.
Life Wellness Center's mission is to provide personalized, high-quality care on an as-needed or preventative basis. We have created a practice that we believe in and choose for our own family members.
We are a full-service multi-discipline practice of dedicated, experienced physicians who believe in working with our patients to maintain and improve their health. We work together to serve your entire family for all of your medical needs in all stages of life. Our physicians believe in providing comprehensive health care services to our patients in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. We also believe in educating our patients as we work with them to achieve the best physical state possible.
Each physician, physician's assistants, physical therapist, and massage therapist is Board-Certified and comes to our practice with years of experience in their area of specialty. Our board-certified physician's assistant always consult with the attending physician prior to working with each patient in order to provide informed, consistent care at all times.