Our chiropractic physicians are here to help you recover from an injury, feel better, or just help you maintain great health. We bring a wealth of clinical experience, knowledge, and care to each and every patient visit.
Dr. Jerome Buenviaje, DC, APC, md
Dr. Jerome Buenviaje was born in Manila, Philippines. He immigrated to the United States in 1985. He attended the University of Arizona where he received a Bachelors of Science in Microbiology. It was during his studies in Tucson that he was introduced to chiropractic and decided upon chiropractic as his future career. Upon graduation, he returned to California where he began his chiropractic studies at the Southern California University of Health Science, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic. During this time, he actively pursued his education in the Gonstead System and completed two chiropractic mission trips to El Salvador.
In 2008, Dr. Buenviaje received his Medical Degree from the University of Health Sciences Antigua. In 2009, he completed, and received the designation of Advanced Practice Chiropractic Medicine-Certified (APC).
Besides a passion for chiropractic and his patients, Dr. Buenviaje has a passion for martial arts, which he has studied for 25 years. He is a Nidan (2nd degree black belt) in the martial art of Arniskido and a Gondan (5th degree black belt) in the martial art of Aikido. He can be observed practicing this art at the dojo he founded, Takemusu Aikido New Mexico.
DR. Melanie Daelo Buenviaje, DC, APC, MBA
Dr. Melanie Buenviaje grew up in the beauty of the pacific northwest in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She attended Simon Fraser University where she received a Bachelors of Applied Science in Exercise Therapy and Rehabilitation. Upon completing her Bachelors, she attended the Southern California University of Health Science, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic. During this time, she actively pursued her education in the Gonstead System, traveling throughout the United States to attend Gonstead Seminars of Chiropractic and learning from several distinguished Gonstead practitioners. Dr. Buenviaje's practice focuses on children and women's health issues.
In 2009, she received the certification for the designation of Advanced Practice Chiropractic Medicine-Certified (APC). In 2010, Dr. Buenviaje received her Masters in Business Administration from Western Governor’s University, Salt Lake City, Utah.
joseph cho, chiropractic intern
Chiropractic Intern Joseph Cho was born in Seoul, capital city of Republic of Korea. He received a Bachelors of Sports Medicine and Training Methodology from Yeoju University and Jungwon University. He moved to the United States of America to study Chiropractic. He entered Palmer Chiropractic School in 2014 and will be graduating with a Doctor of Chiropractic in 2018. He is completing his clinical training at New Mexico Family Chiropractic. As soon as he entered chiropractic school he focused on learning the Gonstead system. Joseph Cho is married and his interests include travel, physical fitness and auto sports.