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Alykhan Shariff, D.C.


Dr. Shariff practices as a chiropractor in Charleston, SC. Treating and documenting injuries on patients involved in car accidents meant dealing with the tactics engaged by the insurers to contain costs. That is ultimately what led Dr. Shariff to become trained as an Injury Claim Auditor, Clinical Financial Auditor and Injury Claim Economist.


Dr. Shariff established Whiplash Pain Center in 2001 after moving to Charleston from upstate New York. Dr. Shariff earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in December 2000 from New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, NY. He has extensive experience in pain management including but not limited to back pain, neck pain, headaches, and numbness and tingling of the extremities. He has been practicing in West Ashley for most of his career and is also the only chiropractor in Charleston, South Carolina with an accident re-construction certificate from the Society of Automotive Engineers.
Dr. Shariff is a graduate of the Whiplash and Brain Injury Traumatology Program. Graduates of this program have received the most in-depth, science-based training available today. The program covers the entire spectrum from the physics of motor vehicle crashes to human biomechanics to diagnostics and management. (Note that in previous years, the program was referred to as the Masters’ Certification Program but was changed to the current name to more accurately reflect the current focus of the program, and to avoid confusion over the meaning of the word ‘Masters.
He also The Annual SRISD Scientific Conference: This advanced program is offered only to graduates of the Whiplash and Brain Injury Traumatology program. Attendees can elect to take a comprehensive examination for Advanced Certification which he took and passed.
Dr. Shariff has treated many patients who have been in car crashes and has helped thousands of people in the tri-county area. He also participated in CRASH: CRASH is an opportunity for any interested person to observe, first hand, human subject full-scale crash testing at the Spine Research Institute of San Diego testing facility. In addition, attendees will learn about crash testing, crash safety, and related engineering and clinical topics over a comprehensive three-day course. Attendees can elect to take a comprehensive examination for certification in Motor Vehicle Crash Forensic Risk Analysis (previously, Low-Speed Rear Impact Auto Crash Reconstruction). Car accidents require more knowledge to treat, manage, and document. Having the right information for a personal injury attorney or an insurance claims adjuster is important so they can understand what the patient experienced after the crash.
Dr. Shariff was named the 2013 District 3 director for the South Carolina Chiropractic Association (SCCA) and works to inform other chiropractors in the District of new regulations in the chiropractic profession and organize quality continuing education programs for SCCA members. He was also the president of the association from 2017-2018 and is still involved in events with the SCCA to help promote wellness in the community.
Dr. Shariff, a Charleston Chiropractor is now a member of the Professional Sports Care Team and an Official Chiropractic provider for the PGA Tour and Champions Tour.
Dr. Shariff uses chiropractic care to improve the health and wellness in all areas of patient’s lives, whether they are having problems with back pain or neck pain, or just want to start feeling better when they wake up in the morning. Dr. Shariff takes a “whole person” approach in chiropractic care, which means looking for the underlying causes of disease, discomfort, and pain, as opposed to just treating the symptoms. Many seemingly unrelated symptoms often arise from imbalances in the spinal column, and Dr. Shariff will be able to determine the root of the pain and create a personalized chiropractic and wellness plan to suit each patient’s individual needs. Under the supervision and care of our caring and skilled chiropractor, patients report higher functioning in all areas of their lives.
Outside of the office, Dr. Shariff loves playing golf, fishing, traveling, and spending time with his wife and ONO boys. He tries to squeeze in a round or two of golf whenever he can get away from the office; some of his favorite courses to play in the area are at Kiawah Island. He also enjoys fishing in his free time and loves to share many of his fishing and golf stories to patients while in the office. Dr. Shariffs favorite travel destinations always seem to be tropical destinations when spending time away from the beautiful Charleston area.


  • Doctor of Chiropractic
    New York Chiropractic College, Seneca Falls, NY.
    November 2000

  • Bachelor of Science
    Regents College, State University of New York, Albany, NY
    June 2000

Over 22 years of experience in chiropractic care and pain management utilizing various forms
of therapy for optimal outcomes.

South Carolina State License #2534
Advanced Spinal Care – Charleston, SC
January 2001-present
Treat diverse patient population including wellness, workers compensation, personal injury,
and many other conditions utilizing various techniques including multiple adjusting
techniques, soft tissue manipulation, therapeutic stretching, Class IV laser, ultrasound,
Electric stimulation, Vibracussor, and Arthrostim.

Whiplash Pain Center – Summerville, North Charleston, Holly Hill
January 2019-present
Treat conditions as listed above for the Summerville and surrounding areas

Injury in Motion – Charleston, SC
July 2020- present
Consultation and examination of cervical spine cases where ligament laxity is suspected
National Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • Parts I-IV and Physiotherapy completed successfully

Spine Research Institute of San Diego

  • Low speed rear impact crash reconstruction
    Module 1: Whiplash Advanced Topics the Fundamental Science
    Module 2: Management Principles in Personal Injury and Forensic Documentation
    Module 3: Principles of Impairment Rating and Forensic Reporting
    Module 4: Medicolegal Fundamentals for Practitioners and Forensic Experts

Spine Research Institute of San Diego
  • Advanced Certification of Competency
  • Whiplash and Brain Injury Traumatology

Society of Automotive Engineering
  • Motor vehicle crash reconstruction certification

2002 Crash testing an analysis of data collected using live human subjects and RID2

Professional Sports Care
High level of expertise in the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of professional golf
Clinical Golf Program
Completion of parts I, II, III
Titleist Performance Institute
Evidence based, educational pathway designed to teach industry professionals how to
increase player performance through a deep understanding of how the body functions during
the golf swing.
Dry Needling Institute
Myofascial dry needling certification
ALINE certified expert in analysis and fitting of orthotics.
South Carolina Chiropractic Association

Anatomy of Golf.
2 Hours continuing education or chiropractors

What is DMX? When to order it?
2 Hour continuing education for chiropractors

South Carolina Chiropractic Association
Member 2002- current
District director for District 3 2013- 2016
Association President 2017-2018
Palmetto Club Member 2007-current

REACH 2010
Supported projects focused on a coalition-based approach for racial and ethnic minorities in
six health priority areas: cardiovascular disease (CVD), immunizations, breast and cervical
cancer screening and management, diabetes, HIV/AIDS, and infant mortality.
Professional Sports Care (PSC)
Member of PSC team and official chiropractic provider for the PGA Tour and Champions
Trident Technical College
Former Advisory board member for the Massage Therapy Program
Centura College
Former Advisory board member for the Massage Therapy Program
Southeastern Institute
Former Advisory board member for the Massage Therapy Program
Patriot Project
Chiropractic treatment for military veterans
2013-2022 Official State House Chiropractor
2018 South Carolina Chiropractic Association Chiropractor of the Year
2018, 2021 Charleston Choice Winner, Post and Courier
2018 Best of Charleston Winner, Charleston City Paper – Chiropractor
2018 Moms Choice Winner, Low Country Magazine
2016 Presidential Pillar Award, SCCA President
2022 Health Links Magazine Best in Health, Chiropractor


  • I am proud to have studied to acquire a very high level of skill and confidence in the auditing of accident-related cases.
  • My staff and I are very Knowledgeable, friendly, dedicated and eager to help with our audit services to reverse undervaluation’s of injury claims.
  • Plaintiff’s attorneys know that when they engage our audit services, they can feel good that they have made the right decision.
  • Our satisfaction rating has been consistently high, and attorneys soon realize that we care about their clients and that we are thoroughly knowledgeable in auto accident-related audits to reverse undervaluation’s. This is based not only on our successful actions but also because attorneys want to know that their auditor cares about getting a reversal of low settlement valuations especially when there is no legal and factual basis and when Unfair Claim Settlement Practice Acts have been engaged and the adjuster violates his own Ethics Codes of the Adjuster. The audit is the solution to unfair, undervaluation of injury claims.
  • I am proud to have studied diligently to acquire a very high level of skill and confidence to become an auditor of accident-related injury claims and subscribe to the “Observer Rule of law and Empowerment.”
  • We are eager to assist when injury claims have been undervalued and there is no legal or factual basis for so low a determination.
  • We want our plaintiff’s representatives to feel that when they choose our audit services, you have made the right decision.
  • We understand how frustrating it is for all plaintiff’s parties to be on the low end of a settlement valuation. No one should have to go through that — and we are truly grateful that you are allowing us the opportunity to bring a more favorable resolve to this issue of unfair, injury claim undervaluation. That is our sole purpose.
  • The human mind is no match against the insurers software’s, therefore we have acquired the CASE Audit Settlement Evaluation software that makes up to 600 decisions and determinations to match the insurers software’s and exchange decision points, interface and input added valuation into an injury claim. The CASE software we use has “Computer Aided Decision Making’ functionality and is in a rare class of semantically interoperable software’s. It also is a “Decision Support System” and will include “Statements of Undisputed Facts’, “Memorandum of Points’ research and references to show its side has greater believability than the defense.
  • We strive to keep our satisfaction rating high and show that we care. Thank you for being our valued customer. We are grateful for the pleasure of serving you and meeting your injury claim audit and enhancement needs.
  • Fair and equitable settlement valuation is the injured’s rights, and we provide our audit services to reverse undervaluation when it occurs in injury claims. You trust our audit services and we take that seriously. When unfair, unreasonable undervaluation occurs, there is accompanying stress and anxiety over injuries, future prognosis, total costs, wage loss, property damage and the implications that arise from insurance issues. In fact, there are 26 sections comprised of medical, legal, economic and administrative factors of an injury claim. The audit is like a search engine to assemble all the factors of the claim in the correct language, format and sequence to interface with the insurers software’s, exchange data among the insurers 67,880 decision points of an injury claim to reverse undervaluation and add to the worth of the claim.
  • I have trained to become an auditor and ‘knowledgeable observer’ of facts, including missing value drivers especially when there is no legal or factual basis for low valuations. We will audit each case using MECE Standards; Mutually Exclusive and Collectively Exhaustive, to apply the highest standards to establish the preponderance, win the greater weight of the evidence challenges and reverse undervaluation’s of injury claims. You can be confident that you are in caring hands and thank you for trusting us with your client’s audit.



I am a trained auditor and ‘Knowledgeable Observer’ of medical and economist considerations. I utilize proprietary AI software to formulate demands to enhance valuation across 26 monetary markers that are often missing, and I conduct independent audits to reverse the unfair undervaluation of an injury claim.

Demands formulated contain ‘decision points,’ ‘case maximizers,’ and ‘value drivers’ in 26 separate sections.

The audit will refute the engagement of any “Unfair Claim Settlement Practice Acts.” An audit will correct misstatements of the defense or when insurers present an inadequate explanation of the legal and factual basis for unfair undervaluation of an injury claim.

I invite you to call to discuss case specifics. I will conduct a free analysis to determine if any claim is a candidate for audit to reverse an unfair undervaluation. 

  • I offer free subscriptions to our weekly eBulletin series, Audit Review, and Audit Magazine. CLE credits are available via screen share or “meet & greet” presentation.
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