Dr. Richard Berkowitz is a graduate of Life University School of Chiropractic where he also attained a Master's degree in Sports Health Science. He is a Diplomate of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists and is designated as a Fellow of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists (FACO). Dr. Berkowitz is a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner, a method used by doctors treating injuries on professionial and Olympic athletes. He is a Titelist Performance Institute Level 2 Medical Professional, helping golfers remove physical limitations to improve their game. In addition to his segment on NBC's morning show, Dr. Berkowitz was recently featured in an article in the industry's leading journal the American Chiropractic Association News. He is a member of the American Chiropractic Association and the Association of New Jersey Chiropractors.
Dr. Jeffrey M. Clancey is a graduate of Life University School of Chiropractic, where in addition to his Doctor of Chiropractic degree, he also attained a Master's degree in Sports Health Science. Dr. Clancey specializes in athletic injury (from youth level to professional athletes), medico-legal cases, personal injury, workers compensation, and general practice. He is trained in Active Release Technique which is a state of the art soft tissue system which treats problems with muscles, tendons, fascia, nerves, and ligaments. Dr. Clancey is a Diplomate of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists and is designated as a Fellow of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists (FACO). He is also a member of the American Chiropractic Association, the Association of New Jersey Chiropractors, and ANJC Sports Chiropractors.
Dr. Renee Robus graduated from Virginia Tech with an undergraduate degree in Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise. During a study-abroad session at the Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Renee was inspired to choose a medical career path where she could help the body heal naturally through alternative and complementary methods. After returning home and shadowing with different types of practitioners, Renee became particularly interested in chiropractic care, admiring how the profession helps to reduce pain and restore function without the use of pharmaceutical or surgical interventions. She continued on to obtain her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York College of Chiropractic. Renee is a passionate healthcare provider who has a strong dedication to the overall well being of her patients. She promotes a safe and judgment-free environment, encouraging patients to identify and discuss any barriers to their health as well as set goals for their personal health. Renee is a member of the Unified VCA and holds a certification for Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization.
Bryan Haig, MSPT, Director of Physical Therapy, received his Master's Degree from Long Island University in 1998. He directed two facilities in Manhattan until relocating to the New Jersey area in 2002. Bryan has extensive rehabilitation experience in the treatment of orthopedic and sports related injuries. He is also a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner, a method used by doctors treating injuries on professionial and Olympic athletes. He has attended numerous continuing education seminars for the diagnosis and treatment of the spine and extremities. Bryan especially welcomes opportunities to coordinate treatment with other health care practitioners in complimentary practices such as chiropractic care, massage therapy, and nutritional consulting.
Pam Yellin, PT, DPT, graduated Cum Laude from The University of Delaware with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Exercise Physiology. She continued on at the same institution to complete her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Pam has gained extensive experience working with patients suffering from orthopedic and neurological issues, as well as patients recovering from traumatic brain injury and recent amputation. She has also served as a clinical instructor, helping physical therapy students broaden their perspectives on effective treatment methods. Pam strives to truly familiarize herself with each patient, developing unique goals and treatment plans to restore mobility and increase functionality.
Melissa Choe, PT, DPT, graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. in Kinesiology – Movement Science in 2016. She continued her education at Neumann University to earn her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She became interested in human movement, health, and anatomy while playing sports in high school and early on in her education, leading her to the physical therapy profession. Melissa was a rehab aide in a sub-acute nursing home and an outpatient PT clinic for several years throughout undergraduate college. At Penn State, she was a THON volunteer and research assistant in the Aging and Psychology Lab. Through her doctorate degree, she gained valuable clinical experiences working in acute care and outpatient orthopedic settings treating patients in a variety of areas including, orthopedics, neurological disorders, vestibular rehab, post-surgical, balance, and aquatic therapy. Melissa grew up in Hamilton, NJ and is excited to share her knowledge and skills with her patients. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association. Melissa focuses on evidence-based practice with a patient-centered approach to help individuals achieve their functional goals, gain mobility, and improve quality of life.
Dee Juno, PTA, is a graduate of Mercer County Community College's Physical Therapy Assistant program. Dee works with patients in the PT area. She joined our practice in 2001 and has a long standing relationship with our patients.
Lauren Schipmann, PTA, graduated from Mercer County College in 2014. Lauren has gained extensive experience working in outpatient and subacute settings with a focus on sports-related injuries, neurological disorders, orthopedic injuries, balance and cardiovascular rehabilitation. Lauren is a compassionate provider and is dedicated to working with patients to achieve their wellness goals.
Dr. Jaclyn Reich, DACM, is a NJ licensed acupuncturist with national board certifications in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She graduated with high honors from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, where she earned her Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine (DACM). Dr. Reich also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biopsychology from The College of New Jersey. With her knowledge of both Eastern medicine and Psychology, Dr. Reich works to provide empathetic and judicious treatments for her patients to help them attain improved physical, psychological, and spiritual well-being.
Hui Yang, OMD, LAc is a graduate of China’s Tianjin College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) where she obtained her Bachelors degree in TCM. After graduation, Hui practiced acupuncture as a medical doctor in the Affiliated Hospital of Tianjin College of TCM. Since moving to the United States in the 1990s, Hui has acquired vast experience by working in various pain management and healthcare centers. She is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and is licensed to practice in NJ, NY, and PA.
Qiuping Chen, OMD, LAc, is a licensed Acupuncturist in NJ and a practitioner of Oriental Medicine in PA with national board certifications in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She graduated from Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and earned her Bachelor's degree in TCM. Qiuping previously worked as a medical doctor in TCM department at the Longgang Central Hospital in China. Since coming to the United States, she continues her career as a clinical acupuncturist by obtaining the US acupuncturist licensure. Qiuping has years of experience using acupuncture and oriental medicine to help people who suffer from pain, OB/GYN diseases, GI diseases and mental diseases.
Joia Speciale is a licensed Acupuncturist, and certified Reiki Level II practitioner. She graduated with honors from a Masters program at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York after studying two years in California at Yo San University in Los Angeles. Joia first discovered acupuncture while living in New York City and working as a documentary cinematographer. She has used acupuncture throughout her life to maintain her health and well-being, and feels very fortunate to have been exposed to several amazing practitioners who have guided and inspired her. Joia is dedicated to the study of the interconnection of mind, body and spirit. Her mission is simple: alleviate pain from physical as well as emotional ailments and provide techniques that further our body’s ability to heal itself and find balance. To that end, Joia collaborates with her clients to help them take charge and connect with their own health and well-being. With a holistic and integrative approach, she incorporates dietary and lifestyle techniques, so her clients can achieve long lasting results. Besides working with physical pain and orthopedic disorders through Acupuncture, and East Asian Medicine, Joia also specializes in autoimmune disorders, digestive issues, hormonal imbalances, mood disorders, trauma and addiction where she incorporates Reiki, a light touch technique that reduces stress, promotes deep relaxation, energy flow, aiding in the self-healing process.
Laura graduated from The School of Body Therapies in 2009 and is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA). Laura most often combines massage with acupressure and trigger-point work, as well as connective tissue techniques. She is especially passionate about massage cupping and often utilizes this therapy during her sessions. Laura provides a fully integrated approach for each client and it known for her ability to work deeply with a nurturing, therapeutic touch.
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