The Doctors

Dr  Ardalan

Shahram Ardalan, D.C. (Doctor of Chiropractic)

Dr. Ardalan graduated from Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles in 1994 and has been practicing chiropractic for 20+ years. In 1996, he founded Atlas Health Care Center in Encino and has been practicing in the same location since. In addition, Dr. Ardalan co-founded United Spine Care in Downtown Los Angeles in 2016. Patients are drawn to Dr. Ardalan’s natural approach where he practices the method that was originally proven to be effective.

Dr. Ardalan’s passion for chiropractic care extends not only to his patients but to expanding the network of exemplary chiropractors. From 2012 to 2015, Dr. Ardalan served as the Vice President of Public Relations of California Chiropractic Association for San Fernando Valley and Santa Clarita Valley during which time he had the opportunity to develop and execute strategies that were intended to create and uphold a positive image for chiropractic profession. Dr. Ardalan was also an associated faculty member of the Southern California University of Health Sciences, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic from 2014 to 2017 and worked closely with the clinical internship department to mentor and further train chiropractic students in entering the chiropractic profession. He was then recognized as one of the “America’s Best Chiropractors” in 2016 as well as 2018 by the National Consumer Advisory Board.

Dr  Rudy

Harut S. Rushanian, D.C. "Dr. Rudy" (Doctor of Chiropractic)

Dr. Rudy has been a practicing chiropractor since 1994 and joined Atlas Health Care Center in 2009. He is a member of the International Chiropractic Association as well as the International College of Applied Kinesiology. Dr. Rudy has advanced training in kinesiology, physiotherapy and physical rehabilitation. Dr. Rudy’s gentle yet effective approach makes him a facility favorite.

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Tanin Khademi, D.C. "Dr. K" (Doctor of Chiropractic)

In 2016, Dr. Khademi joined the Atlas Health Care Center team. She has extensive knowledge in diverse chiropractic techniques, physiotherapy modalities and procedures and therapeutic rehabilitation. Her broad skillset benefits every patient’s need despite the individual’s age, ailment or injury.


Foroozan Ardalan, L.Ac., Ph.D. “Dr. Forooz” (Acupuncturist)

Dr. Forooz graduated from Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine in 2000 and has been with Atlas Health Care Center since 2001. Dr. Forooz specializes in acupuncture, acupressure, herbal medicine, cupping and NAET (Nambudripad's Allergy Elimination Techniques - an allergy treatment). Dr. Forooz also practices chakra balancing. She has been effectively treating both children and adults.