Brief Biography

Dr. Robert "Bob" Braile has been involved in almost every aspect of chiropractic life. He has been a successful high volume practitioner.  He has, and continues to be an author, and a regular speaker at numerous programs in chiropractic.  He as also been an instructor and administrator at a chiropractic college, as well as a postgraduate instructor at numerous other chiropractic institutions. 

He has been involved in chiropractic politics, having been a board member and leader on both a state, national and international level.  He has served as President of his local chiropractic society, vice president of his state association, and president of his state political action association.  His served as the eleventh president of the International Chiropractors Association.

Dr. Braile has received numerous awards including "Chiropractor of the Year" by the Florida Chiropractic Society, the World Chiropractic Alliance, and the International Chiropractors Association. 

He is also involved in service to chiropractors through the company he started, Now You know Inc.  Now You Know is a ground breaking technology company that provides cutting edge Internet technology to chiropractors to help doctors educate their patients and spread the chiropractic message to their community and the world.  The Now You Know Email Newsletter, co-written by Dr. Braile, is the highest circulation consumer monthly publication in chiropractic.


Curriculum Vitae
Robert Braile, D.C., 


September 20 1955, Maspeth, Queens County, New York City, New York


Joan and Tony Braile


Evelyn Lorraine Bowker Braile, Married March 2, 1991


Nicole Lorraine & Hailey Mae

College Education:

Undergraduate pre-chiropractic program from:

Suffolk County Community College

New York Institute of Technology

State University of New York at Stony Brook

Professional Degree:

New York Chiropractic College, Doctor of Chiropractic – 1978

Licenses Held:



1978 to 1995 in Rockledge Florida

Braile Chiropractic Life Clinic - November 1983 - 1995

Cooperative Chiropractic in Marietta, Georgia - July 1996 - April 2002


Instructor Life University 1995 - 1999 (Chiropractic Philosophy, technique, practice management, pediatric adjusting)

Director Postgraduate Education, Life University 1996 - 1999

Present or past postgraduate instructor for the following institutions: Life University, Palmer College, Cleveland College, Life West.

Present or Past 
Member of:

International Chiropractors Association - I.C.A

Federation Of Straight Chiropractors and Organizations (FSCO)

World Chiropractic Alliance (WCA)

Georgia Chiropractic Council

Florida Chiropractic Society - F.C.S

Florida Academy of Chiropractic - FL.A.C.

Chiropractic Consumer Protection Program - C.C.P.P.

International Chiropractic Pediatric Association - I.C.P.A.

Christian Chiropractors Association

Distinguished Fellows of the International Chiropractors Assoc. - F.I.C.A

Task Force on National Health Policy - I.C.A.

Joint Motion Study Research Society

Offices & Positions Held in Chiropractic Organizations:

ICA Chairman of the Board, 2000 - 2003

President, ICA 1995 - 1999

Chairman of ICA Representative Assembly - 1990 - 1995

Vice Chairman ICA Representative Assembly - 1987 - 1990

Chairman ICA Information and Technology Committee 

Chairman I.C.A. Resolutions Committee

Membership Chairman - I.C.A.

Representative Assemblyman from Florida - I.C.A.

I.C.A. Task Force on Health Care Reform

Vice President - Florida Chiropractic Society

Board Of Directors - Florida Chiropractic Society

Parliamentarian - Florida Chiropractic Society

President - Florida Academy of Chiropractic (FL.A.C.)

Board of Directors, Founding Member - FL.A.C.

President Brevard County Chiropractic Society - (B.C.C.S.)

Chairman Ethics Committee - B.C.C.S.

Board Of Directors - Georgia Council of Chiropractic

Legislative Chairmen - Georgia Council of Chiropractic

Council on Chiropractic Education (C.C.E.) - Site visitation team member

Chairman Life College "Adopt-A-Class" program

Editorial Board: Florida Chiropractic News

Editor: The 34th Principle - Email Newsletter

Editor: The Information Age - Email Newsletter

Past faculty member Life University

Past Board Member ICA’s Risk purchasing group

Past Director Department of Continuing Education - Life University


Chiropractor of the Year 1990 - International Chiropractors Association

Chiropractor of the Year 1995 - Florida Chiropractic Society

Chiropractor of the Year 1995 - World Chiropractic Alliance

Champion of the Chiropractic Principle Award - ICA 2000

Distinguished Fellow 1990 -"F.I.C.A." - International Chiropractors Association

Eminent Service Award 1991 - International Chiropractors Association

Presidential Phoenix Award 1989 - International Chiropractors Assoc.

Excellence in Service Medal 1985 - International Chiropractors Assoc.

Meritorious Service Award 1983 - International Chiropractors Assoc.

Recognition Award - International Chiropractors Political Action Committee

Outstanding Contributors Award - National Chiropractic Antitrust Committee

Certificate of Praise - Dr. Sid Williams, President Life College

Ambassador Participation Award 1987 - Life College

Inner Circle and Diamond Recognition Awards - Life College

Honorary Life Member - Life College

President's Certificate of Purpose - Life College

Life Sports Chiropractic Recognition Award - Life Foundation

Speakers Awards 1986 through 1994 - Life DE Meetings

Meritorious Service Award - B.C.C.S.

B. J. Palmer Service Award - Florida Chiropractic Society.

Spoken for or at the following:

International Chiropractors Association Annual Convention

I.C.A. Nuts and Bolts Practice Management Seminars

I.C.A. Chiropractic Without A Doubt Seminars

International Symposium on Chiropractic

F.C.S. Practice Enhancement Seminars

Life College Graduation 1990, Keynote Address Speaker

Life University Student Assembly

New Beginnings 

Life DE Meetings

Council Of New Jersey Chiropractors

Florida Chiropractic Society

Georgia Chiropractic Council

Michigan Chiropractic Council
Chiropractic Association of Ohio

Chiropractic Without A Doubt Program

International Chiropractors Association of California

Brevard County Chiropractic Society – FL

Palmetto Chiropractic Association – SC

Lee County Chiropractic Society - FL.

Dade County Chiropractic Society - FL.

Numerous civic and church groups

National Chiropractic Managed Care Council

Life University & Life Chiropractic College West

Cleveland College of Chiropractic K.C.

Cleveland College of Chiropractic L.A.

Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College

New York Chiropractic College

Northwestern Chiropractic College

Parker College of Chiropractic

Logan College of Chiropractic

Palmer Lyceum, and Centennial Homecoming

Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport

Palmer College of Chiropractic, West

Delta Sigma Chi - Life & Palmer Chapters

Post Graduate Training:

Joint Motion Study Research Society, Certified in Video Fluoroscopy

Pierce Technique - Results System

Whiplash and Spinal Trauma Seminar - I.C.A.

Hospital Privileges and Protocol Seminar - I.C.A.

Numerous yearly techniques and professional seminars and courses

Chiropractic Pediatrics - International Chiropractors Association

Published In:

The Chiropractic Choice

Today’s Chiropractic

International Chiropractor’s Association Review

The Chiropractic Journal

Florida Chiropractic Society Review

Dynamic Chiropractic

Florida Chiropractic News

Florida Today Newspaper

Elan Vital - student newspaper Life University

Chiropractic Economics

The American Chiropractor


Dr. Braile has appeared on several television shows including Florida Chiropractic Society’s "Chiropractic Today", and a central Florida public service station show called "Central Florida Live".

Dr. Braile was part of the Life Sports Chiropractic Team delivering chiropractic care to the athletes at the 1986 Goodwill Games in Moscow.


Dr. Braile is the founder and president of Now You Know Inc.  Now You Know is an Internet company that helps chiropractors spread the chiropractic message through the Internet. Now You Know provides Chiropractic Websites, Email newsletters, and Ecards services as well as numerous other educational tools.