Dr. Zandra Rolón Amato established Z Chiropractic in 1990 to serve the Santa Cruz County community. Frequently referred to as “Dr. Z” by her patients, Dr. Amato is a fully accredited Doctor of Chiropractic, a Qualified Medical Examiner (QME) certified by the California Division of Workers’ Compensation, and a holistic wellness consultant. Additionally, Dr. Z is a university-level lecturer on the human anatomy.
Dr. Z is an expert in structural and spinal analysis and diagnosis. She specializes in The Activator Method, a gentle, non-force alignment rehabilitation for sports- and work-related injuries. Dr. Z empowers her patients to obtain and maintain optimal health by teaching them how their bodies work. “Education is power! The more patients know about how their bodies work, the better their bodies will work!”
She is committed to providing quality health care by educating each patient and assisting you in establishing and restoring a healthy way of being through the use of complementary holistic medicine.
In her mission to empower the individual to obtain and maintain optimal health, she founded and is a co-owner of the Pacific Wellness Center, a group of holistic practitioner associates expert in The Activator Method, acupuncture, herbal medicine, hypnotherapy, CranioSacral Therapy, massage, body and energy work, and nutrition counseling.