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Bella Vita Chiropractic | Meet the Doctor

Dr. MaryAnn Papi

Dr. MaryAnn Papi, D.C., is a Graduate of Life Chiropractic College West, a Bay Area native, and a 1st Generation Italian who has a strong passion for serving her local community and surrounding communities providing the very best quality Chiropractic Care.

Dr. Papi has undergone extensive post graduate education. In addition to her pediatrics and pre/post natal training, Dr. Papi is a Certified Non-Surgical Decompression Therapy Practitioner, and has had years of experience working with many patients who saw surgery as their last option. Dr. Papi is an active member of the American Spinal Decompression Association and as a Doctor of Chiropractic, she has worked with many populations assisting in many aliments.

In addition to Spinal Disc Injury Rehabilitation related to those with disc herniations, disc bulges, and disc degeneration, sciatica and stenosis, Dr. Papi provides Family Wellness care, Pre & Post Natal Care, Sports injury and Personal Injury restorative care. She has served on a mission trip to El Salvador, adjusting thousands of locals in need of healing hands, served the Youth Uprising community of East Oakland with Chiropractic health care to the UPAYA youth and currently serves as part of the Health Care Team for the Wellness Program for the employees of Standard Process in Alameda, California. Her gentle and effective approach to caring for her patients has allowed her to achieve phenomenal lasting results.

Dr. Papi is here when nothing else has worked.

Licensures & Certifications:

  • US National Board Certified; Chiropractor
  • US National Board Certified: Physiotherapy
  • California State Chiropractic License
  • California Radiographic Supervisors & Operators Permit
  • KDT Certified Non-Surgical Spinal Decompression Therapy Practitioner
  • National Spinal Decompression Certification - Parker University
  • CROFT Whiplash Injury Biomechanics & Traumatology Certification
  • ICPA - Certified Webster Technique


Memberships & Associations:

  • LCCW Alumni Association
  • American Spinal Decompression Association
  • World Wide Who's Who Member
  • Spine-Health Member
  • San Mateo Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Blossom Birth Practitioner Member
  • BABI Practitioner Member
  • The ? Exclusive Bay Area Chiropractor
  • Preferred Practitioner for San Mateo Mothers Club
  • CCA- California Chiropractic Association