Dr. Rattiner is a board certified chiropractor in the state of Georgia. He completed his undergraduate studies at the State University of New York, and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology & Psychology graduating Cum Laude from the prestigious State University of New York at Binghamton. He then graduated Summa Cum Laude from Life University, college of chiropractic in Marietta.
He was the president of the Activator Methods Technique club. He is a member of the International Chiropractic Honors Society, and the Georgia Chiropractic Association. Dr. Rattiner is a published author in The Chiropractic Journal, & a contributor to Single Parent Magazine. His most recent book, that he co-authored with Deepak Chopra, is called Roadmap to Success. Articles about him have also been featured in the Lilburn Living magazine, Gwinnett Daily Post, Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) and Atlanta Health and Wellness magazine.
Dr. Rattiner is also Chiropractor to the stars! When a big band comes to Atlanta, they call him out backstage to adjust the performers and/or staff. He has been the official chiropractor of many shows such as Lady Gaga, Maroon 5, Rod Stewart, Stevie Nicks, Bad Company, Matisyahu, Lacuna Coil, and Sick Puppies.
Dr. Rattiner established Align The Spine in 2003. The name of the clinic was changed to Progressive Healthcare of Gwinnett, LLC when the practice became an integrated facility, by bringing in Medial Doctors, and Nurse Practitioners. He specializes in, Activator Technique gentle instrument adjusting, a non-manipulative approach to relief, prevention, and wellness.
Dr. Rattiner is passionate about his work. His patients often tell him that he is the best doctor they have seen because of his caring approach and the results he gets. He volunteers his time as a member of the distinguished non-profit Foundation For Wellness Professionals, which is a national organization of health care experts who lecture free of charge in their communities. He has also traveled twice to India, where he led a team of chiropractors that adjusted over 8,000 people for free.
On a personal level, Dr. Rattiner enjoys combining photography with travel. He has been to India, Italy, Ireland, Holland, Germany, France, Spain, Greece, Israel, Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Mexico, Costa Rica, Belize, Guatemala, Peru, Japan, Thailand, Australia, Iceland, and Cambodia. He enjoys weight lifting, jogging, hiking, and playing guitar and violin. Dr. Rattiner has two dogs (Peanut) an abused dog he fostered then adopted from the Atlanta Humane Society & (Diesel) a small black shih tzu who thinks he is the boss.