Dr. Andy Roy, D.C.
Dr. Andy Roy has always had a passion for health and wellness. He enjoys working with athletes and people of all ages trying to improve performance. He was a nationally ranked division 1 wrestler for Rutgers University. Dr. Roy graduated pre-med from Rutgers University and attended Palmer Chiropractic School where he graduated magnum cum laud. He sustained many injuries in college and the medical treatment he receive led to poor outcomes. This persuaded Dr. Roy to veer off the medical path and focus on natural healing. He chose to go to chiropractic school after going through chiropractic care and seeing amazing results in maximizing his performance and minimize injury.
He also has a passion for nutrition and enjoys attending frequent seminars to stay up to date on cutting edge nutrition and treatments. He is certified to perform nerve conduction and electro-diagnostic tests. He continuing education is extensive in sports injuries, neurology, nutrition, and detoxification. Dr. Roys goal is to improve the quality of life of every patient and change lives. When he is not in the office Dr. Roy enjoys working out and spending time with his wonderful wife Clara and his 3 young boys (Braxton, Dalton, and Ethan)
Dr. Eric Pancaro, D.C. (Belleville, NJ)
Enrolled in Life University and earned a Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2011, after graduating from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Management. His graduate work emphasized physiology and neurological anatomy, immunology, nutrition, obstetrics, pediatrics and emergency procedures and cardiovascular studies.
As an intern at Life University of Chiropractic, Dr. Pancaro worked with practicing Chiropractors to develop and fine tune his chiropractic skills. He interned under his mentor Dr. Joe Demyen in Canton, Georgia and relocated to Cedar Park, Texas to open Health Source of Cedar Park Chiropractic and Progressive Rehab. After a year he decided to move closer to his family in New Jersey and join the practice at Signature Health & Wellness in Belleville.
Dr. Eric is a member of the International Chiropractic Association (ICA) and also a member of the New Jersey and Texas Chiropractic Association as well as board certified in each state. He devotes several weekends throughout the year to attend seminars to stay current on the latest chiropractic advances.When not in the office he enjoys spend time with his family and his dog Yogi. Dr Eric is an avid golfer and a devoted New York Yankees, and Giants fan.
Dr. Mike Verga, D.C. (Fairfield, NJ)
Dr. Mike announced to his fellow classmates his senior year of high school that he was going to become a Chiropractor. This was the result of observing his mother successfully treated his sophomore year and he himself successfully treated by the same Chiropractor his junior year while preparing for the upcoming football season. After graduating from New York Chiropractic College, Dr. Mike founded his own office in NYC and spent over 10 years treating patients with various backgrounds and careers including those who were loyal gym members and dancers. He has spent the last 3 years serving patients in Verona and is trained in the latest techniques tailored to a clientele concerned with improving and maintaining their health and fitness. Dr. Mike lives in Cedar Grove with his wife and young son, enjoys working out and singing in rock bands and is excited to join the team at Signature Health and Wellness.
Dr. Richard Kouefati, D.C. (North Arlington, NJ)
Dr. Richard Kouefati DC attended Fairleigh Dickinson University to pursue a Bachelor degree in Biology. In 2006, He transferred to Life University College of Chiropractic where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with his Bachelors degree in Biology, as well as his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 2010. Dr. Richard completed four years of study in Chiropractic practice including anatomy, physiology, X-ray analysis, Chiropractic philosophy, visceral, orthopedic, musculoskeletal and neurological diagnosis. Dr. Richard utilizes many different techniques of Chiropractic such as Full Spine, Diversified, Gonstead, Thompson, SOT, Clinical Biomechanics of Posture, Flexion/Distraction and extremity adjusting.
Dr. Richard joined Signature Heath & Wellness in June of 2018 eager and excited to introduce optimum health and wellness to future prospective patients. Dr. Richard's mission as a Chiropractor is to provide the members of his community with the ability to experience high quality care.
Dr. Babafemi Otuyelu, D.C. (Jersey City, NJ)
Dr. Babafemi Otuyelu DC earned his bachelor's in Economics and Computer Information Systems from Stony Brook University, Bachelors in Health Science from Mercy College, and his Doctorate of Chiropractic from University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic. In addition to the general Chiropractic curriculum, Dr. O continues to attend specialized classes/seminars with a focus on neurology, nutrition, sports injuries & rehab with a passion for soft tissue techniques. Dr. O holds a certification in BFS, FAKTR, ART Spine, & FTMI.
Dr. O is a lifelong athlete and had suffered from a myriad of injuries. These injuries initially sparked his interest in understanding anatomy and how to best treat and rehab said injuries. Dr. O aims to treat each patient holistically with a focus on addressing the base cause of patients presenting symptomology. He utilizes evidence-based techniques to provide patients with high-quality care and results. Optimizing functional structure and movement, while limiting reinjury is key to Dr. O success rate with patients.
He is a board-certified member of the New Jersey & Pennsylvania State Chiropractic Associations as well as a member of the American Chiropractic Association (ACA). During his downtime, he enjoys spending time with his wife, son, and 2 dogs. He is also an avid traveler, golfer, loves all sports especially (football & basketball), and enjoys hiking in nature.
Joanne Coolack, D.P.T.
Joanne has been a physical therapist in our office for the past 8 years. She has an extreme passion for helping people of walks of life reach their maximum potential. When she is not in the office helping people she enjoys spending time with her husband Jason and her daughter Gianna.
Dr. Anthony Cotto, DACM, LAc (Belleville,NJ)
Dr. Anthony Cotto, DACM, L.Ac. is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine and a Licensed Acupuncturist. A proud member of the Acupuncture Society of New York and a graduate of Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, one of the nation's leading schools of Integrative Medicine, he has a training of over three thousand hours of clinical experience in the field of Acupuncture, Herbology, Tui Na and other Traditional Chinese Medicine modalities. He is Board Certified by the NCCAOM (National Certification Comission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine) and licensed in both the states of New York and New Jersey. He has studied and worked alongside Chinese and American Traditional Chinese Medicine professionals, Physical Therapists and Medical Doctors alike. Looking to answer the call for better integrative healthcare in the United States, Anthony has worked at the Institute for Family Health and in community initiatives for underserved populations and disaster relief. He believes patients ought to experience Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture beyond the conventional approach of leisure and relaxation. His aim in the treatment of every patient is to deliver tangible clinical results and provide clinical advice that promotes and supports a healthy lifestyle and a swift resolution of adverse symptoms and disease by the accurate application of Traditional Chinese Medicine principles.
Dr. Rosanna Stelnick, DACM, LAc (Fairfield, NJ & Jersey City, NJ)
Dr. Rosie Strelnick, DACM is a Nationally Certified Licensed Acupuncturist in Illinois, New York, and New Jersey and a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. After earning a Bachelor’s of Arts in East Asian Studies and Philosophy from Lawrence University, Dr. Rosie ventured to San Diego, CA to attend Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM) – an institution known for its intensive acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine instruction, as well as its emphasis on integration with Western Medicine. She studied at PCOM for four years to acquire her MSTOM (Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine) and Clean Needle Technique Certificate. Dr. Rosie graduated with her DACM (Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine) from PCOM in 2016. Dr. Rosie also had a life changing opportunity to study intensively in Beijing, China at the WHO Collaborative International Acupuncture Training Center. She takes particular interest in treating psycho-emotional disorders, chemotherapy side effects, and pain management/sports medicine. In addition to work at Signature Health and Wellness, Dr Rosie is teaching at Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine.
Saheser Ozlem Duman LAc. D.D.S. (North Arlington, NJ)
Graduated from NYTCM in 2005 with a combined Master's degree in Health Science and Acupuncture. Currently, a registered and licensed acupuncturist in the states of NY and NJ. Has over 14 years if experience in Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and specializes in: Pain Management, Sports and traumatic injuries, sleeping/eating disorders, stress/anxiety, facial rejuvenation, and immune/energy boost. She is enjoys practicing TaiQi and hiking on the weekends.