& Maintaining Your Health

An alternative healing handbook to Enhance your knowledge of physical conditions which respond well to simple, available and proven treatments that are accessible to everyone.

Curriculum Vitae

William B. Risley Sr., D.C.
Scottsdale, Arizona


  • Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania 1958
  • Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa, 1961 (D.C.)
  • California State University, California, Pennsylvania 1963
  • Phoenix College, Phoenix, Arizona 1965
  • Board Qualification, Chiropractic Orthopedics, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, 1966
  • Granted Board Eligibility, Chiropractic Orthopedics, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic 1985 (Board eligibility expires after 5 years.)
  • Diplomate Candidate, American Board of Chiropractic Nutrition 1998, Parker College of Chiropractic (Completed 128 hours)

  • Continuing Education Faculty, Palmer College of Chiropractic (Past) in:
  • Neuro-vascular diagnosis
  • Hospital Protocol
  • Nutrition
  • Continuing Education Faculty, current,  Texas College of Chiropractic in Nutrition
  • Adjunct Faculty, Trace Minerals and Holistic Healing, Scottsdale Community College, Arizona.
  • Adjunct Faculty, Trace Minerals and Holistic Healing, Gila Community College, Payson, Arizona
  • Visiting Faculty. American University of Integrative Medicine, Glendale, Az.
  • Visiting Faculty. Institute of Integrative Medicine, Tempe, Az.
  • Visiting lecturer, The Palmer College Classroom-The New Nutrition
  • Visiting Lecturer, University of Bridgeport, College of Chiropractic, Bridgeport, Ct.
  • Visiting Lecturer, Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, Tempe, Az. (1 class)
  • Visiting Lecturer, Palmer West Chiropractic College, San Jose, Ca.
  • Consultant, The Eck Institute of Applied Nutrition and Bio-energetics, Ltd., Phoenix, Arizona
  • Primary Instructor, Diagnostics International, Marietta, Georgia; Basic and advanced course in  Neuro-vascular
    • Diagnosis, including Doppler Ultrasound, Plethysmography, Nutrition, and Temperature Gradient Studies.
  • Phoenix Institute de Milano, Milan, Italy-continuing education instructor.
  • Diagnostics International; Advanced Course in Neuro-vascular Diagnosis; Certification course.
  • Consultant and Educator, Analytical Research Laboratories, Phoenix, Arizona
  • Consultant, The Endo-Met Company, Phoenix, Arizona
  • Assistant Director of Admissions, The Palmer College, 1962
  • Acting Chairman, Chiropractic Association of Arizona, Peer Review 1980

  • The Parker Foundation:
  • Forensic Chiropractic
  • Examination Techniques (Team Teacher)
  • The New Nutrition
  • Interpreting Physician, Medical Screening Services, Marietta, Ga.
  • Cooperating Physician, Association for Research and Enlightenment, Virginia Beach, Va.
  • Consultant, Arizona State Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • Licensed/Certified in Physical Therapy
  • First Chiropractic of Arizona - Quality Assurance/Utilization Review Committee
  • Arizona Licensed Insurance Claims Adjuster (Number 0827329)
  • Consultant to Analytical Research Laboratories and Endo-Met Laboratories
  • Phoenix Arizona Medical Director, Committee on Credentialing, First Credentialing Quality Assurance, LLC  (FCQA), Phoenix, Arizona
  • Established a charity service for the Central Arizona Shelter Services, February, 2009

  • Lifetime Member, Arizona Association of Chiropractic
  • An owner and developer of the First Chiropractic network of 175 regional licensed/franchised chiropractic offices (Past)
  • Founding Member, the Chiropractic Information Bureau
  • Medical Director, First Credentialing Quality Assurance, LLC  (FCQA)(Past)
  • The American Chiropractic Association (Charter Member)


    1. Quick Reference Laboratory Manual for the Physician 1972, 1994.

    2. The Early Warning Health Book 1976.

    3. An Integrated Practice of Chiropractic, 1961 (co-author)

    4. Hospital Protocol for the Chiropractor  1985.

    5. The Examination Guide for the Chiropractic Technician 1988.

    6. A Holistic Guide to Chiropractic Practice 1990. 

    7. LabData Reference Manual 1995/2000.

    8. The Examination Guide for the Chiropractic Health Provider 1994/2000.
    9.  Nutrition for Novices, 1999.

    10. A Holistic Guide to Clinical Practice, 2000.

    11. Regaining and Maintaining Your Health.  530 Pages, Published 2011


    1. The American Chiropractor  -  "The Defense Rests, But Only If You Let Them"

    2. The American Chiropractor -  "To BP or not to BP, There is No Question"

    3. Journal, The Arizona State Chiropractic Association - "Hypoglycemia, the Modern Condition"

    4. Journal, The Chiropractic Association of Arizona - "The Chiropractor As An Expert Witness"

    5. The Digest of Chiropractic Economics, 1994. - "Temperature Gradient Studies - Is A This Disc Management Breakthrough?"

    6. TRAUMATM - "Laboratory Test Interpretation for the Attorney."

    7. Journal, The Chiropractic Association of Arizona.  "Minimal Standards of Care in the treatment of Neuro-musculoskeletal Conditions in Arizona."

    8. Journal of the American Chiropractic Association, 1995. - "Impaired Arterial Blood  Supply to the Brain as a Result of a Cervical Subluxation...a Clinical Report"

    9. Dynamic Chiropractic, January 1, 1997 - "Where Have We Gone Wrong? - a commentary on hospital largesse"

    10. Dynamic Chiropractic, February, 1997. - "Antacids for Calcium Supplementation?   Should we sound an alarm?"

    11. Dynamic Chiropractic, Feb 24, 1997 - "I Feel Great Doctor, Why Do I Have To Come  Back?"

    12. Dynamic Chiropractic, November 7, 1998. - "My Most Interesting Patient, an Inca Indian Mummy."

    13. The Original Internist Vol. 7, Number 3, September, 2000 - "The Copper Bracelet, An Update and A Caution."

    14. Journal, The Arizona Association of Chiropractic, September/October, 2001 - "Vitamin C, Is It Always Innocuous?"

    15. The Original Internist March, 2002. - "Vieques, Puerto Rico...Is the Problem Deeper Than We Think?"

    16. The Original Internist June 2002. - "The Paradox of Heavy Metal Contamination...Both Too Much and Too Little are Negative Signs"

    17. Dynamic Chiropractic. 2003. - "Another Look at the Prostate"

    18. Dynamic Chiropractic. - "Hair Analysis.. A Rebuttal and a Clarification."

    19. The Original Internist, Vol 10, No. 4, December 2003 - "Letter to the Editor"

    20. The Original Internist, June, Vol 13 2, 2006 - "Is There a Persistent Trend to Normalcy in the Presence of Imminent Death... a Suggestive Case History."

    21. The Original Internist, March, 2006. - "A  Personal Exposure to the Pollution Controversy."

    22. The Original Internist, September, 2006. - "Assessment of the Oxidation Rate...An Absolute Must for the Physician s Vitamin and Mineral Therapy."

    23. The Original Internist,  March 2007. - "The Sodium to Potassium Ratio in a Hair Sample."

    24. Arizona Association of Chiropractic, Spring 2009, - "An Opportunity for Service."

    25. Peer Review, 1980. - "Internal Quality Control"

    26. The Original Internist, Vol 18, No.1 March 2011. - "Mineral Ratios in Assays of human Hair- An Invaluable Concept in Clinical Practice."


  • Allied Courtesy Staff, Scottsdale Community Hospital, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Secretary, Chiropractic Service, Scottsdale Community Hospital
  • Chairman, Quality Assurance Committee, Chiropractic Service, Scottsdale Community  Hospital
  • Peer Review Member, Chiropractic Association of Arizona, 1970-1978
  • Peer Review, Chairman, Chiropractic Association of Arizona, 1978-1979
  • Certified in Peer Review, The American Chiropractic Association
  • Certified Insurance Consultant, American Chiropractic Association
  • Founding Member, the Chiropractic Information Bureau
  • Arizona Charter Member, The American Chiropractic Association
  • Student of the Year, International Chiropractic Association, 1961
  • Who's Who in Chiropractic
  • International Assistant Director of Admissions, The Palmer College, 1962
  • Arizona Business Alliance 1972-2005
  • Arizona Licensed Insurance Adjuster

    Regular guest appearances, Radio-Television:

  • KOY, KTAR, KRDS, The Michael Dixon Talk Show, Phoenix (40+ appearances)
  • KPNX TV, The Rita Davenport Show, Phoenix
  • KPNX TV, Today in Arizona, The Diane Kalas Show, Phoenix
  • KRDS Radio, Chiropractic General Practice ... ongoing series, Phoenix
  • KWAO Radio, The Don Jackson Show, Sun City, Arizona
  • KXIV Radio, The Lew King Show, Phoenix
  • KARZ Radio, Phoenix KPHX Radio, Phoenix
  • KFYI Radio, The Louis Anthony Russo Show
  • WYLL Radio, Charles Christenson Show, Des Plaines, Illinois
  • KWAI Radio, Honolulu, Hawaii Metro Cable TV
  • KRDS Radio, Ask the Doctor (Dr. Fred Dieterlie)
  • KXEG Radio, Health News (Dr. Dan Koontz)
  • KSOO Radio, Sioux Falls, SD, (Dr. Bruce Hagen)
  • KLUK Radio, Lubbock Texas, Health Talk
  • KFNX Radio, Health Talk, (Dr. Scott Timko)
  • KFYI Radio, Health Talk, Dr. Bob Martin
  • KMOG Radio, The Don Holcomb Show, Payson Arizona 2001
  • KRIM Radio, Payson, Az.  November, December 2006
  • Owner: Medical Services Company of Arizona
  • Publishing
  • Training School for Certified Nursing Assistants, State Approved Medical Screening Services of Arizona