Meet our doctors...
Brian Morrison, D.C. is a magna cum laude graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic, Chesterfield, MO. He completed a residency in Chiropractic Family Practice at Lindell Hospital, St. Louis, MO. He is a guest lecturer for the University of Maryland Medical School. He was named the “2005 Chiropractor of the Year” by the Maryland Chiropractic Association. Dr. Morrison has been in private practice in Ellicott City, MD since 1988.
Haydee Morrison, D.C. is a graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic in Chesterfield, MO. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from the State University of New York at Binghamton. Dr. Morrison has been practicing in Howard County for the past 23 years. She was born in Havana, Cuba and speaks Spanish fluently. Dr. Morrison lives in Howard County with her husband and three sons. Dr. Morrison is Board Certified and licensed in the state of Maryland with Physical Therapy privileges. Dr. Morrison has been helping Howard County families recover from pain and injuries since 1988. She specializes in musculo-skeletal conditions such as neck pain, lower back pain, shoulder pain, leg pain, sports injuries, work related injuries and injuries from automobile accidents. Her approach to health care is to discover and address the cause of your health condition, not merely mask it with medication. As a Doctor of Chiropractic, she is an expert at detecting and correcting spinal misalignments. Her focus is on improving or eliminating the underlying condition with chiropractic treatment. She teaches her patients how to care for themselves through appropriate life-style modification and corrective exercise, allowing the body to heal as completely as possible.
Dr. Morrison prescribes individualized treatment plans for each patient as no two conditions are exactly the same.
Carol Bleam, D.C. is a magna cum laude graduate of New York Chiropractic College, in Seneca Falls, NY. She completed an internship at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. She is certified in the Graston® Technique. She has extensive, practical experience in the management of musculoskeletal disorders.
William Bleam, III, D.C. received his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from New York Chiropractic College in 2002. He has worked as an associate in private practice in Pennsylvania and, for the past several years, Maryland. He is certified in the Graston® Technique. He has experience in prevention and management of sports related injuries.
Dr. Hyunsuk Oh is a graduate of Life University, a chiropractic professional graduate school, in Marietta, Georgia. He was selected as one of 2 students from a field of 3800 applicants to serve as a clinical staff member at LUSSI (Life University Sport Science Institution). This prestigious position also included an academic scholarship. During his internship he specialized in the treatment of varsity rugby and basketball players as well as distance runners, sprinters and others. He also treated woman basketball players at KSU (Kennesaw State University) for 2 years.
Dr. Oh has undergone extensive postgraduate training and has earned the following certifications:
Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner (CCEP) from the Council on Extremity Adjusting
Golf Rehabilitation Specialist through Blanchard Institution.
Advanced Graston Technique®, an advanced and efficient technique developed for treating soft-tissue pathology in diverse populations from factory workers to elite athletes.
SASTM (Sound Assisted Soft-Tissue Mobilization), similar to Graston®
Active Release Techniques (ART)® - full body and plus. ART is a well-received procedure for the treatment of repetitive strain injury in triathlon participants, volleyball players, marathon runners, and athletes of all sports.
Kinesio® Taping Practitioner (CKTP®).
Additionally, Dr. Oh has attended seminars on post-graduate certifications as a Chiropractic Sports Physician (American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians), a Strength and Conditioning Specialist (National Strength & conditioning Association) and TPI (Titlist performance Institute) seminars for treating professional golfer.
Erika Hempey, D.C., NSCA-CPT is from Maryland and attended Gettysburg College where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences. She then attended Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, MO where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology and a Doctorate of Chiropractic degree. She is Board Certified in chiropractic and is licensed in the state of Maryland with Physical Therapy Privileges. Dr. Hempey has received her 100 hour certification in Acupuncture and her personal training certification through NSCA (National Strength & Conditioning Association).
Dr. Hempey is interested in treating all types of musculoskeletal conditions, but she is particularly interested in treating pregnant and pediatric patients, sports related injuries, and providing nutritional and lifestyle advice to patients. Dr. Hempey is certified in Dry Needling Trigger Point Therapy, the Webster Technique, and the Graston Technique®. She is in the process of receiving her Certification from the Academy Council of Chiropractic Pediatrics and is a certified pre and post-natal fitness instructor.
Dr. Reza Eftekhar
received his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He is a licensed Chiropractor through the State of Maryland and the Virginia Board of Medicine. Dr. Eftekhar is on the Executive Board and the 2nd Vice President of the Council on Occupational Health and Ergonomics of the American Chiropractic Association. He has many years of experience working as a Chiropractic intern at the Saint Mary's Hospital in Waterbury, CT and at the University of Bridgeport Health Sciences Clinic. He has extensive experience with treating patients with headaches, TMJ disorder (Jaw pain), mechanical neck disorders, mechanical low back disorders, as well as knee and shoulder disorders.
Dr. Eftekhar has been selected to become a national member of the American Academy of Medical Legal Professionals in which he has access to the latest research and treatment protocols in regards to treating patients with motor vehicle injuries. He is also a member of the US Chiropractic Directory, and the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
Dr. Eftekhar's special training and certifications include: Non-surgical disc decompression, instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization, Post-Isometric Relaxation Technique, Post-Facilitation Stretch Technique, flexion/distraction table, certified in sole support orthotics and foot biomechanics, therapeutic electric stim, therapeutic ultrasound, and cold laser therapy.