Dr. Gary Jacob, DC. L.Ac. OMD. MPH. DipMDT.

Dr. Jacob received a BA in Philosophy of Science at SUNY Binghamton in 1974, his DC degree from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1978 and graduated the California Acupuncture College in 1981. In 1991, he became the 12th individual and first licensed chiropractor and/or acupuncturist to receive the Diploma in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy from the McKenzie Institute International. In 2003, he graduated from UCLA with the degree of Master of Public Health (MPH) in Community Health Education and Promotion. Dr. Jacob is Clinical Professor at Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier, California and Doctoral Faculty at Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine in Santa Monica, California.

Dr. Gary Jacob’s complete CV can be viewed here.




2007 McKenzie Spinal Rehabilitation Methods

2007 McKenzie Spinal Rehabilitation Methods Japanese

2007 The Song the Subluxation Sings

2003 Biopsychosocial Perspective on Low Back Pain

1999 Evaluating the Patient Using the McKenzie Approach

1997 Rehabilitating Chiropractic

1996 Spinal Therapeutics Based on Responses to Loading

1996 Spinal Therapeutics Based on Responses to Loading Spanish

1991 McKenzie Protocol and the Demands of Rehabilitation

1990 Application of Movement and Positioning



The Unlikely Defender of the Subluxation – TAC (September 2013)

An Interview with Gary Jacob – COCA News (September 2013)