Dr. Laura is a firm believer in taking a holistic approach to healthcare. Looking at structural, chemical, and emotional aspects of health, she strives to find the root cause of patients’ symptoms and develops individualized treatment plans accordingly. Dr. Laura uses a variety of evaluation and treatment methods to help patients function at their peak and to reach their health and wellness goals.
Dr. Laura attended Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, graduating with a degree in Biology and Society with a concentration in Nutrition and Health. She went on to study at New York Chiropractic College, where she graduated with honors. During this time, she completed certifications in various techniques, including Applied Kinesiology, Active Release Techniques (ART), and Webster Technique (for pregnant women). She also has training in myofascial release, pediatric and perinatal care through the ICPA, instrument-assisted soft tissue manipulation, and Activator methods. Currently, Dr. Laura is working on her certification as a Functional Medicine practitioner with the Institute for Functional Medicine.
While completing her chiropractic education, Dr. Laura also obtained her Master’s degree in Applied Clinical Nutrition. She believes that nutrition is an important foundation for health and wellness. Combining her nutritional background with chiropractic evaluation methods and techniques, Dr. Laura looks at the whole picture surrounding an individual’s health and wellness goals and implements treatment plans to achieve those goals. Whether you are looking to optimize performance, change body composition, manage autoimmune conditions and chronic pain, or address environmental toxins and stressors, Dr. Laura can help you incorporate nutrition into your lifestyle to achieve your goals.