About Alive Chiropractic clinic
With years of experience and extensive training in chiropractic care, Alive chiropractic brings a wealth of expertise to each patient’s healing process. Combining a deep understanding of the human body with a comprehensive education on human cognitive processes, Dr. Edo is at the forefront of the latest research advancements in the chiropractic profession.
At Alive, we recognize that every individual is unique, and their healing journey should reflect that. We take pride in our personalized approach to care; tailoring treatment plans to meet your specific needs and goals. We deliver straight, evidence based chiropractic care.
Who we are
Edoardo Elisei DC, Chiropractor
Edo qualified as a Doctor of Chiropractic at the AECC University College in Bournemouth, the oldest and most popular chiropractic institution in Europe.
Prior to this, he obtained a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Philosophy and Cognitive sciences at Macerata University, and he continued to pursue his research interests in Psychology of cognitive processes at the Clayton campus, Monash University in Melbourne (Australia).
Edo is fully registered with the GCC (General Chiropractic Council) and UCA (United Chiropractic Association).
He is also an official Elsevier reviewer for the scientific journal "Complementary therapies in clinical practice" regarding the use of breathing interventions for chronic low back pain. Being a certified Buteyko instructor, he often integrates breathwork duirng his sessions, helping people managing respiratory conditions such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, long covid, bronchiectasis.
His sessions include elements of Diversified, S.O.T., Cranial work, and Activator method.
In 2022 he founded Alive Chiropractic in Poundbury (Dorchester).
His work motivation is driven not only by helping people to live pain free, but to allow them reaching their full psycho-physical potential.
Edo strongly believes in the therapeutic power of the breath as the “bridge” and connection between body and mind. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his loved ones, training, and being close to nature.
Edo lives his life according to straight chiropractic principles and philosophy.
Samantha Cox, Chiropractic assistant
Sam joined Alive Chiropractic in April 2023.
She enjoys constantly learning new things about the body and mind, and besides being Edo’s assistant, she is also an Ayurveda Diet and Lifestyle Consultant. She truly believes the body has the ability to heal itself given the right approach and a little patience. “Listen to the body whisper before it shouts” is her motto, and one she tries to live by. Sam spent the majority of her life in north Cornwall, but now resides in the county town of Dorchester with her husband Samuel.
A few of her other passions include travelling, nature, food, music, baking, hiking and being outdoors whenever possible. You’ll usually find hervsipping chai on the beach or wandering the coastline.