Dr. Erika Hamer, DC, DIBCN, DIBE, Founder and Practice Owner
Dr. Erika Hamer graduated from Chiropractic School at Life University in Marietta, GA, holds the special post-graduate designation of Diplomate in Chiropractic Neurology and is also fully licensed in Neuro-Electrodiagnostics. In 2004, Dr. Hamer opened Ponte Vedra Wellness Center and since that time, she has continued to seek ways to better serve her patients medical and wellness needs. She is certified in Webster Technique for pregnancy, is currently a member of ICPA and pursuing her board certification in Chiropractic Pediatrics. In addition, she has received AFAA certification as a Fitness Trainer. Recognizing the strong relationship between wellness and fitness, Dr. Hamer opened the Ponte Vedra Wellness Training center in 2012, offering medically-supervised fitness training.
Dr. Hamer remains active in the local community through service and by conducting health talks and postural screenings at local businesses and senior centers. She has taught Anatomy and Physiology at the North Florida Institute of Massage Therapy. Dr. Hamer has been an active board member of the local Chamber of Commerce since 2009 and is also the past president of the Northeast Florida Chiropractic Society. Additional awards and recognitions include: Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary International; Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist, Women in Business Awards, 2009; the 2008 Beaches Small Business Leader of the Year by the Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce, Beaches Division; the 2010 Chiropractic Practice of the Year by Breakthrough Coaching and and Member of the Year for Outstanding Service from the St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce in 2015. Away from the practice, Dr. Hamer's interests include swimming, paddle boarding and spending time with family and friends. She is married to Jeff White, a firefighter and they have a son, Ashton and a daughter, Madisyn.