Since 1994, Dr. Elizabeth Beadle has practiced both chiropractic and acupuncture. She graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Life Sciences from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario and then earned her Master's degree in Exercise Physiology and Nutrition from Columbia University in New York City. She pursued her Chiropractic degree from National College of Chiropractic (NCC) in Chicago. While in Chiropractic college, she was the Physiology Fellow for 3 years and she also earned "Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities" award. After graduating from Chiropractic college, Dr. Beadle was an Instructor at NCC, teaching Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physiology for several years. She then continued her education and received her Diplomate in Acupuncture (NCCAOM) and Fellowship from International Academy of Medical Acupuncture (FIAMA). She also practiced chiropractic at the American Holistic Center, and interned with renowned orthopedists in Chicago. Dr. Beadle opened her own practice, Healing for Life, Chiropractic and Acupuncture, in Hickory in 1999.
"Healing for Life" has enjoyed being voted "Best"or "Finest" Chiropractor in Catawba County in 2007, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019. We really appreciate the trust and recognition from the Hickory area.
Dr. Beadle is a unique chiropractor in the area. She is one of the few doctors who has her Masters degree and Acupuncture Diplomate (NCCAOM & FIAMA). She is also certified as a Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP), ACSM Team Physician, Cox Flexion Distraction Technique, and Mally Carpal Tunnel Technique. This training has given her the knowledge and ability to thoroughly evaluate and treat a variety of conditions conservatively.
Dr. Beadle is an avid and competitive athlete. She was ranked as second top female in-line skate racer and top 50 women athletes in Chicagoland. She skated for Chicago's North American champion women's in-line hockey team and then the Charlotte Lady Checkers ice hockey team. Currently, Dr Beadle ski races in the Sugar Mountain adult race league and the Crescent Ski Council and has been ranked fastest or second fastest female ski racer since 2006. She is also an avid horseback rider and cyclist.
Dr. Beadle is very active in the community. She has served on the Board of Directors for the YMCA, The Boys and Girls Club, and the PTA of Hickory Day school and Hickory High School.
Dr. Elizabeth Beadle wants you to know that she cares about you and the health of your family. She and her staff are committed to creating an office that is warm and caring as well as up to date on the latest health care issues. Dr. Beadle would welcome the opportunity to be your health care provider, giving you and your family the most effective and gentle health care services available.
Dr. Beadle would like to welcome you to her facility and looks forward to providing this community with quality chiropractic and acupuncture and revolutionary Pulse Electro Magnetic Field (PEMF), nutrition, rehab, and Biohacking that are geared towards Optimizing Vitality and Longevity.