About Us at Harborside Sport & Spine in Jersey City, NJ
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DAVID SYLVESTER, DC
Dr. Dave Sylvester is the Clinic Director of Harborside Sport & Spine, and has been in private practice since 2002. He received his Bachelors Degree from Rutgers University and his Doctorate in Chiropractic from Life College in Atlanta, GA. Dr Dave served as the Lead Chiropractor at Wall Street Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation in Manhattan, NY from 2002-2005. He has brought his experience from a multifaceted sports medicine practice to Harborside Sport & Spine which he founded in 2006. Dr Dave specializes in non-surgical treatment for musculoskeletal conditions. As a Board certified Chiropractic Physician his areas of expertise include: disc and nerve injuries, sports injuries as well as migraine headaches.
LETTY SANTOS, PT
With 20 years experience, that ranges from hospital setting to private out-patient rehab. Letty has seen it all, and she continues to deliver high quality care with a smile. She is certified in ergonomic specialties and Kinesio taping, skilled in McKenzie technique for lower back and neck.
TRACY SHANNON, FNP-BC
Tracy Shannon, FNP-BC Tracy is a licensed Family Nurse Practitioner in both NY and NJ with over 15 years of experience in acute care and outpatient settings.She received her Masters degree (MSN) from Mercy College in NY, and subsequent board certification in Family Health (FNP-BC) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Tracy specializes in the comprehensive, whole-person approach to Pain Management and Regenerative Medicine. She has advanced training and certification in Holistic Nursing from the American Holistic Nursing Association. Her areas of expertise include trigger point injections, joint injections, as well as IV nutrition therapy for increased vitality and improved quality of life.
CHRIS TIONGSON, PTA
Chris Tiongson is a NJ Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant since 2014. Chris has experience treating Musculoskeletal, Vestibular and Neurological conditions. He is passionate about working with a diverse patient population. Chris is certified in IASTM, which is a cutting edge method to treat soft tissue injuries. He prides himself on building a strong rapport with his patients and incorporating their interest & goals in the therapy plan.
GARY FILZER, DC
Doctor Gary Filzer, staff chiropractor at Harborside Sport & Spine, licensed in New York and New Jersey has been in practice for nearly 30 years. Dr. Filzer earned his Bachelors Degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio and his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. Dr. Filzer has had diverse experience in the field of chiropractic, from owning his own practice for 13 year to working in multi-specialty offices, and family practices. That experience has helped him become a seasoned practitioner, treating a variety of conditions. Dr. Fizer has had advanced training in soft tissue modalities and radiologic interpretation.
WILLIAM HEDGEPETH, DC
Dr William Hedgepeth is a graduate of New York Chiropractic University class of 2014. Dr. Will initially started practicing in Philadelphia, PA where he worked with patients on conditions ranging from sports injuries, repetitive stress conditions, moter vehicle accidents, to overall health and wellness. Dr. Will believes it is not only important to alleviate pain, but to prevent it. He feels passionate about rehabilitating the muscles and integrating a comprehensive approach to healthcare.
PAULYN LOW, D.AC
Paulyn is a national board certified Doctor of Acupuncture licensed in the state of New Jersey. She also holds a Diplomate of Acupuncture from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She strives to help patients achieve balance and promote healing and recovery holistically in conjunction with integrative therapies.