Meet the Doctors

  • Dr.
    Vincent T. Joseph

    Professional Experience

    • *International Chiropractor of the Year, 2006, Masters Circle
    • *Licensed to practice Chiropractic and Acupuncture Virginia Board of Medicine
    • *(Past) Licensed by Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners Chiropractic and Acupuncture
    • *Diplomate AAIM - College of Manipulative & Body Based Practices
    • *Diplomate AAIM - Acupuncture
    • *Certified Veterinary Chiropractitioner
    • *2022 Chiropractor of the Year by the Virginia Chiropractic Association

    Professional Affiliations

    • *Christian Chiropractors Association
    • *Oyster Point Rotary Club


    • *WAVY TV-10, Expert on Your Side, specialist on chiropractic, over 15 years
    • *Former Radio Show Host, Heart to Heart, 89.1 FM; Chiropractic Wellness Show
    • *Former WNIS Saturday Health Expert Show


    • *Adjustments, Hampton Roads Publishing, 1993.
    • *Rebound, New Hope For Disc Pain Sufferers, 2007.
    • *The Healthy Alternative, 2011

    Public Office (Elected)

    • *Newport News City Council July 1-1990-June 30, 1994; July 1, 1994-June 30, 1998.
    • Committees
    • * Christopher Newport University, Board of Directors - Office of Human Affairs
    • Human Development, Virginia Municipal League - Virginia Living Museum
    • Hampton Roads Arts Commission - Virginia Peninsula Economic Development Corp., Exec. Board
    • Hampton Roads Planning Commission - Youth Services
    • Newport News Services: Handicap & Disabilities
    • *Former Chairman, Recycling & Clean City Committee 1989 - 1990; Implemented Recycling in the City of Newport News.

    Teaching Experience

    • Christopher Newport University - Adjunct Professor, General Biology,
    • Newport News, Virginia.
    • Professor of Oriental Medicine 1998-2000


    • Northwestern University of Health Science, Bloomington, MN; Doctor of Chiropractic,
    • Human Biology; B.S.; Certified in Minor Surgery, Degree in Acupuncture 1986.
    • Palmer School of Chiropractic, Certified Chiropractor of Sports Medicine
    • Parker College of Chiropractic (adjunct course, VA Beach) Acupuncture
    • Texas College of Chiropractic (adjunct course, Marquis Group), Certified in Manipulation under Anesthesia.
    • University of Minnesota, B.S. General Biology, 1979.
    • Certified Veterinary Chiropractitioner, 2012

    Volunteer Work

    • Chiropractor for Christopher Newport University Football Team 2001-present, all teams 2003-present
    • Orphan Helpers - Board of Directors 2016-present - Humanitarian Mission to Honduras
    • Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Board Member, President 2014-15
    • Judge, Newport News and York County School Systems - Science Fair 1989 to present
    • Oyster Point Rotary Club-1990-present;
    • Doris Miller Community Center, Newport News, Past Board Member
    • Positive Image Club of the East End, Past Board Member
    • Helping Hands of Minneapolis, Summer 1986; Chiropractic care for the poor.
    • Humanitarian Aid Mission to British Guyana - Member of health care provider team
    • People to People - Past Board Member
    • Children's Hospital of the Kings Daughter's Past Board Member
    • American Lung Association - Former Board Member
    • Contact Peninsula - Crisis Counseling, Past Team Leader
    • Candi House for AIDS children - Past Board Member
    • Peninsula AIDS Foundation - Past Board Member
    • Salvation Army - Former Board Member
    • Green Foundation of Newport News, Former Board Member
    • Hampton Roads Country Day School Former School Board Member
    • Mary Immaculate Hospital & St. Francis Nursing Center-Member of the Board of Directors 2015-2017
    • Bon Secours-Hampton Roads Quality Medical Affairs Committee - Chairperson 2017-present
    • Bon Secours-Hampton Roads(Mary Immaculate, DePaul and Maryview Medical Centers) Board of Directors 2017-present
    • CNU Athletic Advisory Committee 2018-Present
    • Vice Chairman of Mercy Bon Secours-Hampton Roads Board of Directors Jan 2022-Dec 2022
    • Chairman of the Board for Bon Secours Hampton Roads Jan 2023-Present
  • Dr.
    Travis D. Rafdal
    Professional Experience
    • Rebound Chiropractic - Associate Doctor, 2003
    • Saipan Chiropractic - Doctor, 2000- 2002
    • Eastland Chiropractic - Doctor, 2000

    Professional Affiliations
    • Virginia Board of Medicine - Licensed to practice Chiropractic
    • Palmer College of Chiropractic International Alumnus Association - Member
    • International Chiropractic Association - Member
    • Palmer College of Chiropractic - Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.)
    • Two year clinical internship
    • B.S. in General Sciences

    Specializing in:
    • Low Back Pain
    • Geriatrics
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Pediatrics

    My mission is to provide quality healthcare to my patients so they may live a pain free life.

  • Dr.
    Bophany Hem

    Professional Experience

    • *Licensed to practice Chiropractic, Virginia Board of Medicine
    • *National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Certified for Boards I-IV and PT
    • *Preceptor Internship, Atlantic Chiropractic
    • *Trained in Prenatal and Pediatric chiropractic, Activator Method, and many other techniques

    Professional Affiliations

    • *Virginia Chiropractic Association
    • *American Chiropractic Association
    • *Rotary Club of Newport News

    • *Palmer College of Chiropractic, FL; Doctor of Chiropractic
    • *Lynchburg College, VA; B.S. in Biomedical Science, 2007

    Volunteer Work
    • *Rotary Club of Newport News- Member, 2016-Present
    • *Rotary Club of Newport News ACE Program-Member, 2016-Present
    • *Williamsburg Pottery Asian Festival- 2016- Present
    • *International Children’s Festival- 2014- Present
    • *Peninsula Annual Asian Festival- 2014- Present
    • *Asian Pacific American Heritage Organization- Member, 2013- Present
    • *Habitat for Humanity, Lady of Vietnam- 2013-Present
    • *Khmer Association of Hampton Roads- Member, 2010- Present
    • *Foundation for Chiropractic Progress- Member and Contributor 2005-2007
    • *People to People-Member 2005-2007

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