DR. BRIAN WOLSTEIN
SENIOR MANAGING PARTNER
Dr. Brian Wolestein is the Senior Manager Partner & Chiropractic Physician at Total Vitality Medical Group.
Dr. Wolstein received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life Chiropractic College in Marietta, Georgia and a B.S. in Food Science and Human Nutrition from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. Driven by his zest for life, Dr. Wolstein went on to study Age Management Medicine at Cenegenics Medical Institute.
For years, he has authored articles and columns for several magazines writing on topics such as nutrition, exercise, weight-loss and anti-aging. He also lectures frequently on nutrition, diet and supplementation particularly in regards to anti-aging and weight-loss. He has recently been published in the American Academy of Anti-aging and Rejuvenation Medicine Journal. Dr. Wolstein shares his vast knowledge on updated research about nutrition, diet and exercise with his patients.
DR. ADAM ROSOFF
SENIOR MANAGING PARTNER
Dr. Adam Rosoff is the Senior Manager Partner & Chiropractic Physician at Total Vitality Medical Group. Born and raised in the Tampa Bay Area, Dr. Adam became interested in chiropractic, physical medicine and rehabilitation after a low back injury left him unable to continue sports at a competitive level. After receiving successful treatment for his injury and being able to avoid surgery, he knew this was the field to pursue and that his experience would one day help others in need of care. Dr. Adam earned his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Central Florida and went on to earn his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, Florida.
He is also certified in Manipulation Under Anesthesia through New York Chiropractic College. Dr. Adam has helped thousands of patients by utilizing the most current evidence-based approach. He works closely with other medical specialists to provide patients with the highest quality of care.
DR. DAVID G. WOLSTEIN
David G. Wolstein, M.D is the Medical Director of Total Vitality Medical Group. He is a graduate from Chicago Medical School and completed a residency in Pediatrics and Radiology at Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. He is board certified in Radiology and Nuclear Medicine and practiced radiology for 34 years in the Tampa Bay area.
After significant residuals from neck surgery, he began a regime of anti-aging treatment which led him to coming out of retirement, further his education and becoming the lead physician with Total Vitality. In addition to his work with patient injuries, Dr. David has worked with thousands of patients on Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT), Anti-aging and Rejuvenation Medicine, and Weight Loss. He and his son, Dr. Brian Wolstein, are published in the American Academy of Anti-aging and Rejuvenation Medicine Journal on the topic of anti-aging and weight-loss. Dr. David also works as a member of Team MUA (Manipulation Under Anesthesia). He is a member of the American Academy of Anti-aging (A4M), American Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, and the American College of Radiology.
DR. NYREE ABDOOL
Dr. Abdool is a licensed Family Physician & graduate of the New
York College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is also a licensed
practitioner of Osteopathic Manual Medicine, IV Medicine, Medical
Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Body-Centered Psychotherapy and
Energy Medicine. She utilizes a unique combination of Western and
Eastern Medicine to assist in the physical well-being and management of those in her
care. Osteopathic Medicine is based on the philosophies that the body has an
innate wisdom to heal itself & it also contains an infinite pharmacy of remedies. She
believes that all aspects of an individual's life; the mind, body & spirit need to be observed
and treated for complete healing. Through her training and experience in Energy Medicine she is able to
understand the deeper levels of what creates illnesses in the body. This is done by
evaluating an individual’s energetic field and chakra system and by connecting to their
soul’s agenda and purpose. She also considers it imperative to detoxify and support the
physical body for whole health. She has created a comprehensive detoxification program
that involves extensive Functional Medicine lab testing, nutritional analysis, various organ
flushes, intravenous nutrition, infrared sauna sessions and energetic balancing.
Dr. Abdool teaches her patients how to become their own best health care advocate.
The outcome of these treatments is improved health & more joyous living.
DR. SHERYL M. HAYNES
Dr. Sheryl Haynes graduated from Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1978 and immediately picked up a pediatric residency in Kansas City. In 1981, she moved to Florida where she set up her very own pediatric practice. Soon she began to take an interest in Aesthetic medicine and started taking courses in laser therapies. She has been in practice for nearly 30 years and is also certified in Sclerotherapy, Mesotherapy, IPL lasers, Botox and facial fillers such as Juvederm and Radiesse.
Ellen Devine graduated from University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences in August of 2010 with her Doctorate in Physical therapy. Her doctorate degree is manual therapy based as well as being certified in assisted soft tissue mobilization. Ellen believes strongly in the hands on approach while working with patients, followed with a plan for the patient to follow that puts them in the path of success in healing and living life at the most optimal level. Whether it be low back or neck pain, chronic head aches, a rotator cuff tear, or IT band pain, she’s always up to the challenge of making you feel better.
PT, CSCS, CKTP
Brian Anderson PT, CSCS, CKTP received his Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of North Florida and has been a Florida resident for over 40 years. He specializes in orthopedic, sports and spine physical therapy and enhances his skills with continuing education classes to provide the highest quality of care to his patients. Brian’s treatments include; manual therapy, modalities, therapeutic exercises, neuromuscular re-education, Kinesio taping, and home exercise programs.
Prior to this, Brian worked as a Registered Respiratory Therapist for 12 years specializing in cardiopulmonary rehab. He has various personal training certificates, Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner, and Certified strength and condition specialist with over 30 years’ experience.
DR. ALICIA NIXON
PT, DPT, BCB, PMDB
Alicia Nixon PT, DPT BCB PMDB is a Doctor of Physical therapy with over 20 years of experience. She
specializes in orthopedic injuries, concussion and vestibular rehabilitation, and pelvic floor rehab.
She received her doctorate of physical therapy from Utica College, a Bachelor’s degree in Physical
Therapy from the University of Central Florida and a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University
of South Florida . She is certified in Biofeedback for the pelvic floor and brings a wealth of experience to
her patient treatments. Alicia is also an author for a variety of magazines including CNN I reports and guest lecturer on a variety
of topics in the community.
Alicia and her husband have 4 children and live in Southern Hillsborough county. They love the outdoors
and are avid Tampa Bay Lightening, Florida Gator and West Virginia Mountaineer fans.
Susan F. Gregoire, MN, CNM, ARNP, a graduate of Emory University has devoted her 42 year professional career to women and their families. She has been in this community for 30 years and practiced as a certified nurse midwife in the private and public health sector. As life progressed, her own menopausal issues led her to focus on women who experienced the same myriad of health concerns. Susan is certified as a functional medicine menopause counselor and cares for women across the life cycle. She supports teens with adolescent issues (1st pelvic exams, STD’s sexuality, BCM) care for families through issues in the cycling years including all forms of birth control, and assists women throughout the peri-menopause seasons from a safe alternative and medical perspective.
Susan is also certified in aesthetics such as Botox, dermal fillers, and laser therapies. Men and women who wish to refresh their outward appearance may wish to have a free consultation with Susan who will personalize a program directed specifically towards their needs. We strive to provide each client with a full complement of healthcare services and know that Susan’s expertise will fulfill our commitment to women’s health.
Kathie Gonzales is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practicioner–Board Certified at Total Vitality Medical Group. Kathie completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Phoenix and received her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Tampa. Kathie uses an integrative approach to medicine, providing a wide range of medical services including allergy assessment and treatments, hormone modulation, trigger point injections, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections, weight loss and nutritional counseling, Gastric band aftercare, as well as lap-band fills and adjustments.
DR. A.J. RUBANO
Dr A.J. Rubano is a chiropractic physician at Total Vitality Medical Group. Dr. A.J. brings over 20 years of practice experience including treating college and professional athletes from the Red Sox, Twins, Rays, and Buccaneers. He underwent his undergraduate education at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J. and graduated with his Doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine from Life University School of Chiropractic (Marietta, Ga.). He is also trained and certified in Manipulation Under Anesthesia. Dr A.J. is an avid golfer and fitness enthusiast who enjoys helping his patients live more active and healthy lifestyles and takes the time to understand each persons unique goals.
DR. GLEN C. PETTERSEN
Dr. Pettersen works as a consultant to Total Vitality Medical Group. He did his undergraduate studies at The University of South Florida and received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the prestigious Life University in 1999. He joined Total Vitality Medical Group in 2014 and assists with the Suncoast MUA procedures.
He is considered an expert in this field due to the amount of study he has done and the number of people he has helped. Dr. Pettersen prides himself on providing a loving, compassionate, supportive environment to help his patients not only regain their health, vitality and youth, but also to maintain their health once regained.
He provides care for children, seniors and persons of all ages. He has taken care of some of the most notable personalities in our community and has patients who come from long distances due to his unique approach to helping restore health. In addition to his private practice in Clearwater, FL, he is a consultant to physicians on non-surgical spinal decompression and corporate wellness programs.
Dr. Pettersen is constantly attending advanced programs of study on the latest and most innovative methods to help his patients. He is passionate about his work and volunteers his time as a member of the distinguished non-profit organization, The Foundation for Wellness Professionals, which is a national organization of health care experts who lecture free-of charge in their communities Wellness Speakers.org.
He enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 daughters along with exercising, fishing, boating, and swimming.
DR. MICHAEL HELDRETH
Michael Heldreth, D.C was raised in the Tampa Bay area. He is a Board Certified Chiropractic Physician in the State of Florida. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science from the University of Florida and received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College Chiropractic in Port Orange, Florida. Dr. Heldreth is one of the few physicians certified to perform Manipulation Under Anesthesia procedures in the state of Florida. He received his postgraduate MUA education certification from Southern California University of Health Science.
Dr. Heldreth utilizes a comprehensive, neurological approach to treating patients which involves creating an individualized picture of each patient and their particular health concerns. He believes that true health is not merely the absence of symptoms but the optimization of everyday life at work and at play.
Relying heavily on a thorough diagnostic evaluation, Dr. Heldreth combines neurological and orthopedic testing with nutritional and functional assessments to determine the most appropriate care plan for each unique circumstance.
Dr. Heldreth’s neurologically-based approach to healthcare has helped people with a variety of issues including: neck and back pain, herniated and bulging discs, earaches, torticollis, headaches, high blood pressure and other seemingly disparaging conditions. Utilizing the knowledge from his undergraduate program, Dr. Heldreth blends his chiropractic treatments with nutritional and lifestyle changing advice, providing his patients with all the tools they need to get the most out of their treatment.
When Dr. Heldreth isn’t helping patients, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter along with attending Gator football games, exercising and golfing.
DR. JAY LAURIENZO
Jay Laurienzo, D.C. is a Board Certified Chiropractic Physician for Total Vitality Medical Group. He was born and raised in the Tampa Bay area and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science at Flagler College and his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at Palmer College of Chiropractic. While attending Flagler College, Dr. Laurienzo was extensively involved in his studies while concurrently excelling as a student-athlete on the baseball field. He is currently certified to provide Manipulation Under Anesthesia to patients in need of a less invasive alternative to drastic procedures. Dr. Laurienzo strives to ensure his patients with meticulous care tailored to their particular needs by treating the musculoskeletal system through the restoration of bio-mechanical function. Permitting his patients to live the full, functional and healthy life that they are accustomed to with little to no health complications is at the core of
Dr. Laurienzo’s concerns when consulting with patients and performing his adjustments. When Dr. Laurienzo is not helping patients, he values spending time with his family, attending a variety of sporting events, and maintain a rigorous healthy lifestyle.
DR. SEAN WOODWARD
Dr. Sean Woodward is a Chiropractic Physician at Total Vitality Medical Group. He was born and raised in Saint Petersburg, FL. Dr. Woodward earned his Bachelor of Arts in Gerontology from the University of South Florida. He then went on to earn his Doctor of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, Florida. He is currently pursuing a Doctor of Medicine from USAT Montserrat. He is also certified in Acupuncture, and is a Fellow of the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture. Dr. Woodward has the ability to perform Department of Transportation examinations by being certified from the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners.
As an advocate of overall health and wellness, he enjoys educating his patients about the benefits of Chiropractic care and devotes extra time needed to fully answer patients’ questions. He treats patients with a range of conditions from chronic pain to sports injuries by focusing on the entire musculoskeletal system with combined soft tissue therapy and chiropractic manipulation. He develops comprehensive treatment plans that focus on both alleviating symptoms and helping patients achieve optimal strength and well-being. Outside of the office he enjoys spending time with his wife, son and two dogs. He also enjoys swimming, biking, and running.
DR. DEBORAH FISHER
Dr. Deborah Fisher is a partner and board certified chiropractic physician at Total Vitality Medical Group of Lutz. She attended Mercer University and the University of South Florida for undergraduate studies. Dr. Fisher went on to Logan College of Chiropractic in suburban St. Louis where she completed her BS degree and earned her Doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine. Dr. Fisher received her post graduate training from Logan College of Chiropractic allowing her to become a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP). Dr. Deborah Fisher has 26 years experience in personal injury however her practice encompasses all treatments from injury to wellness care.
When not working, Dr. Fisher enjoys spending time with her two children, extended family and friends. She enjoys working around her home, gardening and travel.
DR. ASHLEY SOOKLAL
Ashley Sooklal is a Board certified Chiropractic Physician as well as MUA certified (Manipulation Under Anesthesia), that will
be serving patients in the Greater Tampa Bay area. She attended the University of Tampa for her undergraduate degree, graduating with a Bachelors in Exercise Science and a minor in Applied Dance. During her college years, she discovered her passion for chiropractic and what it has to offer to such a widespread population of health concerns. She attended Palmer College of Chiropractic Port Orange, FL to pursue her ambitions of helping patients in maximizing their health. She believes in the importance of interdisciplinary relationships
to help maximize the patients outcome of treatment. Ashley uses the whole body approach in establishing an optimally functioning system for patients. She especially stresses on the importance of nutrition and how it can play a key role in minimizing internal inflammation. Ashley is very happy and excited to have been offered the opportunity to join Total Vitality Medical Group. She looks forward to treating you all!
DR. SHAWN SWAAGMAN
Shawn Swaagman, D.C. is a board certified chiropractic physician for Total Vitality Medical Group. He
was raised in Wisconsin where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Science at the
University of Wisconsin La Crosse. He then earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at Palmer College of
Chiropractic in Port Orange, FL. Dr. Swaagman has been practicing chiropractic in the central Florida area for over seven years. He likes
to spend time with his patients and create a family like atmosphere while addressing each patient’s
individual conditions. Dr. Swaagman is trained in different adjusting techniques including Activator,
Diversified hands on adjusting, and flexion distraction technique. He adjusts patients ranging from infants to the elderly, after a thorough examination and screening. When Dr. Swaagman is not helping patients, he values spending time with his family, traveling, hiking
and outdoor activities, and maintain a healthy lifestyle through nutrition and excersize.