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Meet the Doctors at the Port Orange Clinic

Main Clinic

Shane Carter, D.C., M.B.A. portrait

Shane Carter, D.C., M.B.A.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2005

  • Dean of Clinics, Palmer's Port Orange, Fla., Campus
  • Certified in Healthcare Privacy Compliance
  • Athletic T.I.P.S. Certified Instructor – Sports
  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (eligible)
  • FAKTR Certified Instructor
  • Fellow, International Academy of Medical Acupuncture

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer-specific techniques, Activator, Thompson, Flexion/Distraction, Passive/Active Rehab, Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Technique

 Heather Bowyer, D.C., C.C.S.P.® portrait

Heather Bowyer, D.C., C.C.S.P.®

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2006

  • Director of Clinics, Palmer's Port Orange, Fla., Campus
  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician®

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Flexion Distraction, Thompson Drop, Soft Tissue techniques: Myofascial Release, Graston. Therapies: Passive US, EMS, Laser, Combo therapy. Active Rehabilitation

 Craig Mencl, D.C. portrait

Craig Mencl, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2006

  • Director of Clinics, Palmer's Port Orange, Fla., Campus

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Pettibon, Diversified, Flexion/Distraction, Thompson, Activator, passive therapies and active rehabilitation

Dennis A. Acquaro, D.C. portrait

Dennis A. Acquaro, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 1965

  • Fellow of the Palmer Academy of Chiropractic
  • Gonstead Diplomate

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Gonstead

 Alejandro Aponte, D.C. portrait

Alejandro Aponte, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2010

  • Clinic Instructor Professor, Palmer's Port Orange, Fla., Campus

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer package, Motion palpation, Graston, Activator, Impulse,Thompson, Myofascial Release Technique, Flexion/Distraction, Passive/Active Rehab

Bethany Aponte, D.C. portrait

Bethany Aponte, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2010

  • Clinic Instructor Professor, Palmer's Port Orange, Fla., Campus

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Activator Methods, Flexion-Distraction, Impulse, Thompson, Graston

 Nick Belcher, D.C. portrait

Nick Belcher, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2013

  • Clinic Instructor Professor, Palmer's Port Orange, Fla., Campus
  • FMCSA National Registry Certified Medical Examiner DOT CDL/non-CDL

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer package, Motion palpation, Graston, Activator, Thompson, Myofascial Release Technique, Flexion/Distraction, Passive/Active Rehab

Tyler Chapin, D.C. portrait

Tyler Chapin, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic, 2013

  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment, Level 1 certified
  • Titleist Performance Institute, Level 1 certified
  • Active Release Techniques, Upper Extremity Certified

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer package, Motion palpation, Graston, Thompson, Active Release Technique, Flexion/Distraction, Passive/Active Rehab

 Tara Cheuvront, D.C. portrait

Tara Cheuvront, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic, 2010

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Flexion and Distraction, Thompson Drop, Graston, Active Release Stretching, Soft Tissue Therapy, Passive and Active Rehab

Diane Clark-Randazzo, D.C. portrait

Diane Clark-Randazzo, D.C.

Life University graduate, 1987

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Thompson, F/D, Activator, Extremity, Flexion Distraction

 Joanne Eash, D.C. portrait

Joanne Eash, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2007

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Gonstead, Thompson, Activator, SOT, manual therapy, McKenzie, Flexion/Distraction

Melissa Ferranti, D.C., C.A.C.C.P., F.I.A.M.A. portrait

Melissa Ferranti, D.C., C.A.C.C.P., F.I.A.M.A.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2007

  • Fellow of the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer Package, Flexion/Distraction, Thompson Drop; Active Care, Activator, Neuromobilization, Soft Tissue Techniques: Graston, Myofascial Release

Michelle Gingras, D.C. portrait

Michelle Gingras, D.C.

Life University, Marietta, GA, 2002 graduate

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Thompson Drop, Activator, Flexion Distraction, Extremity adjusting, Toggle, and Gonstead

Kristen Gulliver, D.C. portrait

Kristen Gulliver, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2008

  • Trained at CLEAR Institute (scoliosis rehabilitation)

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer package, pediatric, Flexion distraction, Pettibon, Activator, Graston

 John Humbert, D.C. portrait

John Humbert, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2010

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer package, Rock Tape certification, Acupuncture certification, and animal adjusting certification

 Je'Ne Jordahl, D.C., C.C.S.P.® portrait

Je'Ne Jordahl, D.C., C.C.S.P.®

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2009

  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician®

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer Specific, Diversified, Flexion/Distraction, Thompson, Active Care, Soft Tissue Techniques, Graston and Myofascial Release

 Shawn LaCourt, D.C., C.C.S.P.® portrait

Shawn LaCourt, D.C., C.C.S.P.®

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2009

  • Assistant Professor, Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida Campus
  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician®

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer Package, Flexion/Distraction, Passive/Active Rehab

 Misty Lagasse, D.C. portrait

Misty Lagasse, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2010

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Gonstead, Thompson, and Flexion and Distraction

Donald Lorentz, D.C. portrait

Donald Lorentz, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2010

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Gonstead,diversified,Thompson,instrument adjusting

Whitney McNary, D.C., CHES portrait

Whitney McNary, D.C., CHES

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2013

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Toggle, Diversified, Thompson and Gonstead

Meredith Meyers, D.C., M.S., M.D. portrait

Meredith Meyers, D.C., M.S., M.D.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2007

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Thompson Drop, Flexion and Distraction, Myofascial Release, Diversified, Extremity, Gonstead, Activator, Graston, Cold Laser, Toggle, SOT, Pettibon

 Jay Randazzo, D.C., C.C.E.P. portrait

Jay Randazzo, D.C., C.C.E.P.

Life College of Chiropractic graduate, 1994

  • Certified Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer specific, extremity adjusting, flexion distraction

Matthew Richardson, D.C., DACBR portrait

Matthew Richardson, D.C., DACBR

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate

  • Director of Clinical Radiology, Palmer's Port Orange, Fla., Campus
  • Diplomate, American Chiropractic Board of Radiology

Yahaira Roman, D.C., C.C.S.P.® portrait

Yahaira Roman, D.C., C.C.S.P.®

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2013

  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician®

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Thompson Drop, Flexion/Distraction, Activator, Graston, Myofascial Release, Passive and Active Rehab

Adam Sergent, D.C., DACBSP portrait

Adam Sergent, D.C., DACBSP

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2006

  • Certified in impairment and worker's compensation and disability evaluations

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Flexion Distraction, Activator, Graston soft tissue, Passive care modalities

Trevor Shaw, D.C., DACRB, C.S.C.S. portrait

Trevor Shaw, D.C., DACRB, C.S.C.S.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2010

  • Faculty Rehab Clinician, Palmer's Port Orange, Fla., Campus
  • American Board of Chiropractic Rehab Diplomate
  • NSCA - Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment, Level 1 & 2 Certified Instructor
  • Certified Electrodiagnosis
  • Titleist Level 1 certified

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer package, Motion palpation, Graston, Activator, Thompson, Myofascial Release Technique, Flexion/Distraction, Passive/Active Rehab

 Chris Varnum, D.C. portrait

Chris Varnum, D.C.

Cleveland Chiropractic College graduate, 2000

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Diversified, Thompson, Activator, Extremities

 Amanda Vozar, D.C. portrait

Amanda Vozar, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2013

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Thompson, Diversified, Flexion/Distraction, Gonstead

Stephen Wooten, D.C., C.C.S.P.® portrait

Stephen Wooten, D.C., C.C.S.P.®

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 1998

  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician®

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Toggle, Gonstead, Thompson, Diversified, Flexion/Distraction, Activator, SOT, Graston

Jamie Young, D.C. portrait

Jamie Young, D.C.

Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, 2006

  • Advanced Proficiency rated in Activator Methods

TECHNIQUES PRACTICED:

Palmer package, Activator, Thompson, Flexion/Distraction, Extremity adjusting, IASTM, Passive/Active Rehab

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