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Back to Health Chiropractic

100 Year Lifestyle Chiropractor in Worcester MA
Phone: 508-752-7521
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About Our Team

Dr. Brian Cotter

Dr. Brian Cotter
Dr. Brian is promoted to providing you with optimal health and well-being. He is a licensed chiropractor who bases his practice on his "whole person approach". This approach involves interviewing patients about their lifestyle during their course of treatment to find underlying causes of their discomfort, disturbance or disruption.

Dr. Vito Giacalone

Dr. Vito Giacalone
Dr. Vito Giacalone received his Doctorate from New York Chiropractic College in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of NY. Prior to receiving his degree and licensure, he obtained a Masters of Music in Saxophone Performance from the New England Conservatory of Music. As such, he brings an additional niche in the services of Back to Health that can empathize with the vast and expanding artistic community inherent to Worcester. He is passionate about healing, and credits his inspiration to become a chiropractor to his fascination with biomechanics, the nervous system, Trigger Point Therapy, and their synergizing effects with regular chiropractic care. Dr. Vito's goal is to get you back on your feet while promoting optimal function of your brain-body connection.

Dr. Serena V. Heard

Dr. Serena V. Heard
Born in Saratoga Springs, NY Dr. Serena Heard values the outdoors and an active lifestyle. Competitive by nature, Dr. Serena maintained an athletic presence throughout high school playing volleyball, lacrosse, track, and competitive figure skating with a Synchronized Skating team. She continued to play volleyball and lacrosse while earning her Bachelors in Integrative health care at Sage College of Albany and Russell Sage College of Troy with a primary focus in human anatomy and nutrition. She decided to take her studies even further by earning her Doctor of Chiropractic Degree at New York Chiropractic College among the beautiful Finger Lakes region of NY.
In addition to requirements while pursuing her Doctor of Chiropractic degree, she continued to push the academic boundaries enrolling in courses and seminars to advance her manual skills with Sports Kinesiology Taping, ConnecTx Soft Tissue Therapy, Whole Foods Nutrition, attending courses through the Motion Palpation Institute and Prague school of rehabilitation.

Dr. Serena has always had a passion for children growing up, working many summers as a camp counselor and volunteering for learn to skate programs in her area. With this love for kids she is an active member of the ICPA as she continues her education in prenatal and pediatrics including pediatric and prenatal nutrition, Pediatric DNS (Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization) and Certified in Webster (prenatal) technique.

Webster Technique
The Webster technique is a chiropractic therapy that works to balance the pelvis and sacrum while also reducing stress to the utero-sacral and round ligaments. When pelvic and sacral imbalances are corrected the common aches and pains of pregnancy are resolved and the baby is typically able to
choose an optimal position for birth. Evidence has shown that women under prenatal chiropractic care report easier births, shorter labor times and lower rates of interventions.