Meet Dr. Nicolas Chillemi
Dr. Nicolas Chillemi graduated from the University of Rutgers-Newark with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. While at the University of Rutgers-Newark, Dr. Chillemi was a collegiate student-athlete playing 4 years of collegiate baseball which taught him hard work, discipline, and the importance of time management. He later graduated sum laude from the University of Bridgeport as a Doctor of Chiropractic. Dr. Chillemi is also certified as a Clinical Nutritionist as he has also earned a Master’s in Clinical Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport.
As a chiropractor, Dr. Chillemi is specialized in the non-surgical treatment of pain. Chiropractors are well-known for their treatment of spinal pain with a special focus on neck, back and headache pain in which significant research supports chiropractic care for these problems. Dr. Chillemi utilizes the most up to date techniques as well as conventional chiropractic care in treating his patients. Dr. Chillemi believes in practicing the combination of evidence based medicine with clinical experience that has worked for chiropractic physicians for years. Dr. Chillemi believes in total body health incorporating nutrition, exercise, and lifestyle modifications along with chiropractic care in treating patients. Nutrition is a hotly debated topic as there is an abundance of misinformation, false marketing, and overstated opinion that permeates from the media and the internet.
It is Dr. Chillemi’s goal to clear up any misinformation and help educate patients on the importance of nutrition and its effect on the body. The most important part of Dr. Chillemi’s treatment is the educating of the patient about their condition, treatment, and outcome. In Dr. Chillemi’s words, “An educated patient is the best patient as it gives them the understanding and tools to help themselves while allowing us to reach their goals of being pain-free and discharged from care.”