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Dr. Eden Goldman, D.C., C.Y.T., Y.T.R.X., E-RYT500, is a wellness-based chiropractor, certified Yoga therapist, physical rehabilitation specialist, and owner of the Yoga Doctors Institute of Integrative Medicine in West Los Angeles, California. Co-author of Yoga Therapy and Integrative Medicine: Where Ancient Science Meets Modern Medicine and author of the upcoming book, The Secret Art of Adjusting Yoga Poses, Eden was raised in the Kriya Yoga tradition of Paramahansa Yogananda and has been teaching Yoga for almost 20 years. He opened his first center, The Jai Ma Yoga Lounge, in his hometown of North Miami Beach, Florida where he was also the co-founder and director of Karmapalooza, a 501(c)(3) non-profit Yoga charity that raised nearly $50,000 for other charities including The Nature Conservancy, Trees for the Future, and The Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Professionally, Dr. Goldman completed his Doctorate in Chiropractic at the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic and co-developed The Yoga Doctors Method of Chikitsa Vinyasa Yoga, or Therapeutic Flow Yoga, while personally mentoring under the founder of the International Association for Yoga Therapists, Dr. Larry Payne, Ph.D., and Dr. Craig Liebenson, D.C., author of Rehabilitation for the Spine and former team Chiropractor for the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers.

Dr. Goldman’s current healing work integrates:

  •   Chiropractic
  •   Classical Eastern Yoga Therapeutics
  •   Physical Rehabilitation Training
  •   Mind-Body Medicine
  •   Myofascial Release Bodywork and Sports Massage
  •   Peak Performance Athletic Training(/li>
  •   Thai Massage
  •   Prevention and Wellness

Director of Loyola Marymount University’s prestigious Yoga and the Healing Sciences 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program and a team member in a collaborative study linking Mars Without Borders, UCLA, and the University of Texas applying Yoga Therapy for Astronauts and Space Health, Dr. Goldman has been featured in many forms of print, media, and books on Yoga and Yoga therapy.

To check out Dr. Goldman’s most recent interview on “Yoga Therapy and the Effects of Sitting” on ABC news’ AM Northwest morning show, CLICK HERE.

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Here’s what his patients have to say about their treatments and care with Dr. Eden Goldman, D.C.

“Thanks SO MUCH for all your help and care with my lower back injury. I’m pretty amazed at the results and very grateful to have found you. I love the yoga exercises and really appreciate the nurturing and positive thoughts. I realize now I’ve missed the mind-body connection while doing rehab with other chiros and PTs, and it has made a tremendous difference.” – JH, 33 Year Old Female, Television Producer, Sciatica

“I am feeling 99% better and have been doing the exercises you gave me…the exercises are working and thank you again for your wonderful expertise and for helping me heal.” – SH, 38 Year Old Female, Yoga Therapist, Cervical Muscle Strain

“I began seeking treatment with Eden after experiencing some pain and alignment issues that were inhibiting me from my regular yoga practice and running, my two loves. Through ongoing treatment I’ve not only regained all of my mobility and eradicated the pain I was experiencing, but have managed to surpass my original state of wellness. Having a doctor who is so knowledgeable of the demands I put my body through on a daily basis has been an amazing experience and being taught how to properly stabilize my body to avoid future injuries has been incredibly empowering. I’m so grateful Eden’s care has helped ensure I can keep doing what I truly love to stay happy and healthy!” – AW, 25 Year Old Female, Waitress/Student, Neuropathy

“Thank you sooo much Dr. Eden. After not sleeping for a few nights before seeing you, I slept and slept and slept last night. I feel much better. A million thanks!” – ML, 48 Year Old Male, Musician, Neck Sprain

“I really enjoyed the advice you gave me as well as the treatment…you’re an awesome healer!” – RF, 35 Year Old Male, Acupuncturist, Spinal Stenosis

“My back feels grrreat! Thank you Dr. G!!!” – RS, 29 Year Old Female, Yoga Instructor, Sacroiliac Joint Sprain

“I am continuing to do my exercises and am feeling pretty good…MIRACLE! Thank you!” – CH, 57 Year Old Female, Legal Administrator, Cervical and Lumbar Muscle Spasms After A Car Accident

“Thank you Dr. Eden!!! You’ve been such a blessing in my life. Things have steadily been very good for me…You’ve turned me around!” – GG, 36 Year Old Female, Cable TV Manager, Rotator Cuff Sprain/Strain

“Dr. Goldman was thoughtful of my personal limitations, answered all of my questions and responded to all of my concerns. Thank you for the excellent results!” – JR, 68 Year Old Male, Retired School Teacher, Low Back Disc Radiculopathy

“Eden is a miracle worker. I felt great after treatment.” – SG, 30 Year Old Female, Financial Analyst, Low Back and Hamstring Muscle Strain

“You are amazing! Thank you for probably the best private yoga session I have ever had!” – AR, 39 Year Old Female, Model, Private Yoga

“I highly recommend Dr. Eden. He is intelligent and compassionate. He communicates clearly and confirms you understand. I find his style gentle and effective whether it is as an instructor, physician, or as a spiritual influence.” – LB, 53 Year Old Female, Yoga Instructor, Wellness Care/Prevention