Dr. Leslie Prins graduated from the University of Connecticut in 1971 with a BA in Sociology. He completed his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at Western States Chiropractic College in Portland, Oregon in 1983, after beginning his chiropractic academic career at Life Chiropractic College West in the San Francisco Bay Area in 1980. Upon graduation, Dr. Prins established Island Chiropractic in Alameda, California, where he has lived with his family and practiced for over 25 years.
His varied training and certifications reflect the versatility of his practice, and he continues learning and diversifying his arsenal of tools. In 1985, Dr. Prins received Board Eligibility from the American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedics. In 1986, he obtained certification as a Chiropractic Sports Physician. Dr. Prins was a Fellow Candidate in Applied Spinal Bio-Mechanical Engineering from 1990 to 1994. In 1997, he received Board Certification as a Diplomat from the American Chiropractic Board of Neurology.
A unique combination of varied skills, astute observations, and an expertise about the human body allows Dr. Prins to individualize treatment plans for his patients. He enjoys providing a natural (non-surgical, non-pharmaceutical), safe, and effective approach to care for his patients and helping them to become proactive and preventative in their healthcare lifestyle choices. By experiencing a wellness-oriented healthcare philosophy, patients can add life to their years.
Tension is who you think you should be.
Relaxation is who you are.