Create Wellness Chiropractic, Osteopathy, and Sports Medicine Center

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For a complete complementary chiropractic consultation goto:
email: [email protected]


SEOUL, KOREA: 02) 798-1446

L.A. (O.C.) CA, USA Clinic: 1-(734)-636-2741

Create Wellness Chiropractic Clinic in Itaewon, Seoul:

Internationally Certified Sports Chiropractor Dr. Phillip Yoo & associates offer Sports Chiropractic, Massage Therapy, Pilates & Physical Therapy, Personal Fitness & Athletic Training in his Create Wellness Chiropractic Sportsmedicine Center in Itaewon, which has been serving the military, sports afficianodos, and expat communities since 1999.

Chiropractic Therapy: pain, posture corrective, & wellness care
Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine: Our U.S. & Korean Trained Oriental Medical Doctors will stimulate the body's natural ability to heal itself through the use of Intermuscular Stimulation (IMS) and herbs.
Physiotherapy: various treatment modalities to rehabilitate musculoskeletal injuries
Sportsmedicine: diagnosis, treatment, & prevention of sports injuries
Massage Therapy: Thai, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports, Aroma oil
Pilates Training: Core strength and flexibility training-One on One or small group lessons
Rehabilitation Therapy: Therapeutic exercise & physical therapy
Personal Fitness Training: One on One Functional fitness training
Decompression Therapy: Special flexion distraction technique to alleviate cervical and lumbar
Ergonomic Assessment: Evaluation & correction of one's posture in the work environment
Chiro-podiatry (Foot Clinic): treatment of musculoskeletal podiatric disorders by therapy & custom made orthtotics
Graston Technique: Instrument assisted active release used only by Doctors of Osteopathy, PT's, D.C.s, M.D.s, and Athletic Trainers.
Active Release Therapy: (ART, also called Active Release Techniques) is a soft tissue system/movement-based myofacial release technique. It is used to treat problems with muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves.

LANGUAGES: Native English, Fluent Korean, Japanese, Spanish, Tagolog

Your Create Wellness Chiropractic Sportsmedicine Doctors are:

Dr. Phillip B. Yoo, C.E.O, D.C., B.S., ISSCD
Dr. Phil is a 1997 graduate of the National College of Chiropractic in Chicago. He is a internationally certified chiropractic sports physician and was a credentialed practitioner at the 2008 Beijing Olympic games. He was the first american to open a chiropractic wellness center in Korea and has been treating the military, sports, and expat communities since 1999

Dr. Joshua Cho, D.C., C.C.S.P.
Dr. Josh graduated from University of Southern California and
- Southern California University of Health Sciences

Professional Affiliation:
- Member of American Academy of Spine Physicians
- Member of American Chiropractic Association
- Member of Blanchard Academy of Golf Injury

Credentials & Personal:
- California Chiropractic License No.: DC2****
-Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician
- Fluent in English and Korean. Conversational Japanese.

“Dr. Cho is a unique professional with a very positive attitude, who is well
trained to provide professional care to patients. His excellent doctor-patient skills and
administration skills make him a valuable asset in any practice setting. I would highly
recommend him to any medical office seeking these qualities in a professional.”
(Dr. Hyung-Gyun Roh, MD)
Seoul Trinity Medical Center

Dr. Joseph (Byongho) Kim


Medical Education

British College of Osteopathic Medicine (2007-2011) :


Master of Osteopathy Diploma of Osteopathy Diploma of Naturopathy

Professional Continuing Education

University of Cambridge :

* “ Brain Disease” ( Jun 2010) “ Wisdom of the body” ( Sep –Dec 2010)

University of Oxford :

* “ The 8th Oxford Brain Day” ( Feb 2011) “ Immunology : A pathway through the maze”

(May 2011)

Medical Work Experience

Internship (2009-2011)

*BCOM Frazer Osteopathic Clinic, London

* BCOM Lief House Clinic for Department of

Pain Management of NHS Royal Free

Hospital, London

*NHS Soho Centre for Health & Care,

Osteopathic Clinic, London


*NHS Royal Free Hospital (2009-2011)

*London Marathon (2011)

Monday: 9am-1pm/ 2pm -7pm
Tuesday: 9am-1pm/ 2pm-7pm
Wednesday: 9am-1/ 2pm-7pm
Thursday: 9am-1pm/ 2pm-7pm
Friday: 9am-1/ 2pm-7pm
Saturday: 9am-4pm
Note: 8am available by appointments only. It is also highly recommended to schedule an appointment in order to minimize waiting time.

Insurance companies, which cover chiropractic care: (check with your provider), include Aetna , AIG, Allianz, Blue Cross, Bupa, Cigna, Mail Handlers, S.O.S., etc...
Prepaid Cash Plans Available.

FREE FIRST CONSULTATION: see attached coupon. If this is your first visit, just mention it to the receptionist when you make your first appointment - no need to bring the coupon with you.

Our Clinic is conveniently located in the Itaewon Shopping Center area just up the street (going toward Hannam) but on the opposite side of the street from the fire station. Our office is on the 10th Floor of the green “ Hannam Building. There is a "7-Eleven" convenience store, La Bocca, and Macaroni Market restaurants in our building. 
See also attached map.

From the Hannam Bridge direction:
After crossing the Hannam Bridge you need take a left at the first or second intersection. This will take you into the Itaewon shopping district. Drive towards Itaewon subway station. Our building will be on the right side after passing the Itaewon Hotel and Hana Bank. There is a "7-Eleven" convenience store on the first floor of our olive green building.
Parking: There is free parking behind our building. To get there, take a right at the first light after passing our building. There is an LG gas station at the intersectionwhere you turn. Drive all the way up the street and take a right. Then take another right at the second or third intersection, which will lead you down to a 3-way intersection at which you will take a left. You will then see a huge sign for the “International Clinic”. Take the elevator down to the 1st floor.

From the Banpo Bridge (Yongsan Army base) direction:
Head towards Itaewon subway station. Pass the Hamilton Hotel and at the second light our olive green building will be on the left side. There is a "7-Eleven" convenience store on the first floor of our "Hannam Building". We are located on the first floor past the elevators.
Parking: There is free parking behind our building. To get there, pass the Hamilton Hotel and turn left at the first light after There is an LG gas station at the intersection where you turn. Drive all the way up the street . You will see a “Swiss Chalet” restaurant, which you will pass and then take a right. Then take another right at the second or third intersection, which will lead you down to a 3-way intersection at which you will take a left. You will then see a huge sign for the “International Clinic”. Take the elevator down to the 1st floor.
Subway Directions: Take line #6 and get off of Itaewon Station (STN 630) and go out exit #2. Walk straight for 5-7 minutes and you will see the “7-Eleven” convenience store o on the first floor of our green building. Take the elevator and we are located on the 10th floor.  

City Bus #110 drops you off right in front of the clinic.

Walk out main or southpost gate. Head towards Itaewon. Pass Itaewon subway station. We are in the 10 story green building on left. (7-eleven on first floor).

For Taxi Drivers:
한남대교 방향에서
한강진역 (이태원 호텔) 지나서 이태원역(해밀톤 호텔) 방향으로 가다가 제일기획 건물 건너편에 있는 한남빌딩 7-eleven 편의점이 1층에 있는 10층 초록색 건물 1층
반포대교 방향에서(미 8군 방향에서)
반포대교 지나서 이태원역(해밀톤 호텔) 지나서 한강진역(이태원 호텔) 방향으로 가다가 소방서 사거리 지나서 나오는 첫번째 횡단보도 7-eleven 편의점이 10층에 있는 10층 초록색 건물 한남빌딩 1002호.