Dr. Marla


Dr. Marla D. Hamilton, DC or as patients call her, “Dr. Marla” was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA and has lived in the Orange County area since 2003. She received her double Bachelor of Arts Degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology/Kinesiology (Athletic Training) from California State University, Northridge in 1999 emphasizing Pre-Med studies. She then earned her Doctorate of Chiropractic Degree from Southern California University of Health Sciences in 2004 and is California State Licensed and National Chiropractic Board Certified. She began her practice in 2007 at Brea Canyon Healthcare specializing in general practice. She has also been a team physician for the US Open of Surf in Huntington Beach, CA (2009-2010) and has worked on surfers and extreme sport athletes all over the world.

Dr. Marla has been in the health care field for 20 years in both physical therapy and chiropractic combined. She employs massage/ myofascial therapy in her practice as well as Diversified/Activator adjusting, therapeutic modalities, exercise rehabilitation, nutritional advice, and lifestyle counseling to prevent further injury. Dr. Marla believes in helping to heal her patients on the holistic level and that most causes of pain can be corrected without the use of drugs or surgery. Each year Dr. Marla attends continuing education classes to provide quality care to her patients.

With a visit with Dr. Marla, you will not be rushed in and out like most medical offices. You will be given sufficient time to give you  quality care to help correct whatever is ailing you. She believes in “quality of care” over “quantity of care”.

In her spare time, Dr. Marla enjoys playing her bass guitar, social media, day spas, dining, and computers/electronics .