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Dr. Kunard’s involvement with the ALCAT test started after a close friend overcame a compromised health condition called Crohn’s Disease through elimination of reactive foods.  Involved as a fitness expert for a genomic medicine group called MD Revolution he understood how genetics and metabolic actions play in our response to food.  Seeing first had the relevance of blood testing for genetic medicine, the ALCAT Test was implemented into his Chiropractic business and model of integrated health.

Jay Kunard
Lisa Ortman
Office Manager

Lisa is the front office Manager at here at Carmel Valley Chiropractic and Rehab.  She is the director of opperations and the liaison between our multi-disciplinary practice.

      Dr. Jay Kunard is originally from Carlsbad, California. Before pursuing a career in Chiropractic he studied Biology at the University of California Santa Cruz then went on to work in the field of Biotechnology.


      Dr. Kunard has always found the sciences to be intriguing but his true passion has always been to work in health care. He decided to redirect his career and attended Southern California University of Health Sciences (LACC) and received his Doctorate degree in 2007.  Dr. Kunard is also recognized nationally as a Certified Strength and Condition Specialist (CSCS). 

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