Welcome to The Joint Chiropractic - Northbrook! As your Northbrook chiropractor dedicated to family chiropractic and spine health, we invite you to join the millions of Americans who have not only found relief from lower back pain, sciatica pain, and migraines, but also a pathway to wellness with chiropractic's natural, drug-free approach to healthcare.
Whether you have seen a chiropractor in the past or are seeking a local chiropractor near you for the first time, expect your visit to The Joint Chiropractic - Northbrook to be different from any healthcare experience you've had before. Perhaps even life-changing.
Here are a few reasons why The Joint Chiropractic in Northbrook is your perfect destination for pain relief and preventative care:
As you can see, chiropractic care provided by the licensed chiropractors at The Joint offers you and your family an affordable, convenient and accessible solution like no other.
Through manual manipulation of the spine delivered to the highest standards by licensed chiropractors, chiropractic care works to restore and maintain proper communication from your brain to your body by relieving what chiropractors refer to as a subluxation, or a misalignment, of the spine. Restoring proper alignment to the spine can assist with pain relief and prevention of:
So whatever “symptoms” you or your family may be experiencing, visit our Northbrook chiropractic office today to learn more about how you could improve your overall health and well-being. And remember, you never need an appointment to visit, so stop in when it is convenient for you. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Dr. Dean Cherniak joined The Joint Chiropractic Glenview Clinic in May of 2017. He had been a family practice chiropractor for over 18 years. He is a 1991’ graduate of the University of Wisconsin where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Human Biology and Health Sciences. He earned his Doctorate of Chiropractic in 1998 from the National College of Chiropractic. In addition, he has completed post-graduate studies in pediatrics, spinal correction and rehabilitation, nutrition, strength and conditioning, pain management and utilizes “hands on” manual and Activator Protocol adjusting and other instrument techniques. In 2008, Dr. Dean received his Certification in Sports Medicine and has worked with athletes of all ages and competition levels. Dr. Dean continues to stay abreast of the current research in chiropractic and source of information for the community on current health issues.
My first experience with Chiropractic was in 1994. I was very active and conscious about health and living a healthy lifestyle. I was involved in a weight lifting injury while performing squats. My friend and weight lifting partner had pulled the safety bars out from the “rack” before I had a chance to get the weight under control. I quickly twisted and fell to the ground and felt immediate sharp lower back pain. My friend’s brother-in-law happened to be a local chiropractor but I told him that it was OK “that it would eventually go away” Well, my job at the time consisted of a lot of sitting and the pain only got worse. By the third week my simple lower back pain had traveled down into my left leg so it made sitting at my job unbearable. So, I swallowed my pride and went to go see my friend’s bother-in-law. I walked into his office and found him to be professional and his office was very welcoming and relaxing to be in. He talked to me about Chiropractic asked me questions about my health and the injury. He did an exam, took X-rays, than placed hot packs on my back. The doctor came in laid me on my side and placed his hand on my lower back twisted my like a pretzel heard a series of pops and immediately my pain was gone! I was so amazed that I followed through my chiropractic care plan and went onto a maintenance plan. Half way though my initial care plan I had asked him where he went to school. I was so impressed with this type of healthcare that I quit my job at the Medical College of Wisconsin and enrolled in Chiropractic College in 1995.
I am a native of McHenry County. I grew up in Cary, attended grade school at Prairie Grove School. I am a 1987 graduate of Crystal Lake Central High school. I have three children and currently live in Woodstock. I feel very strongly about getting children under chiropractic care. All three of my children have been under chiropractic care since they were born. I have raised my kids as chiropractic kids and receive regular chiropractic adjustments. I as well my kids are on Gluten Free diets and maintain our health through chiropractic care, supplementation, herbal and homeopathic practices. We do however, seek emergency medicine when absolutely necessary. I would not be here today if it wasn’t for emergency medicine and talented medical profession in our area.
I view healing as a process and not an event. I have been witness to many chiropractic miracles throughout my 18 years of treating generations of family members. Besides treating children with everything from torticollis, ear and sinus infections, concussions and assisting in turning an infant that was breach presentation. My passion lies with treating families from infants to grandmas and grandpas. My emphasis is on the importance of family care because I truly believe when a family is growing physically, mentally and spiritually healthy together they are able to express their fullest potential to live and love more profoundly.
Dr. Robinson Alexis was born in Cap-Haitien, Haiti and relocated to the U.S. when he was seven years old. After growing up in Fort Lauderdale, Florida he moved to Illinois to further his education. Dr. Alexis received his bachelors of science degree in movement science from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
On January 10, 2010 a magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti, killing more than 230,000 people and wounding more. Saddened by this tragic event, Dr. Alexis returned to Haiti to aid relief effort. During his time in Haiti, Dr. Alexis served as a translator for Haitian creole speakers and American English speakers. While serving as a translator, Dr. Alexis met an individual who changed his life. This life impacting individual was a chiropractor. Dr. Alexis watched him help countless people, while only using his hands.
Upon returning to the States, Dr. Alexis went on to achieve his doctorate of chiropractic at Palmer College of Chiropractic where he was the president of Student American Black Chiropractic Association.
Dr. Alexis knows the power of chiropractic and is using the skills he learned in chiropractic school to change lives. His goal as a chiropractor is to identify how the body is impacted by daily life events, correct the imbalances that lead to the early degeneration and increased risk for injury and illness.
Dr. Michael Gugliotta is a native of Illinois, born in Berwyn and called the O’Hare area home for many years. In 1999, Dr. Gugliotta received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the National University of Health Sciences located in Lombard, IL. He is certified in Acupuncture and Advanced T-MT in Kinesiology taping. His broad range of training and expertise in the areas of acupuncture therapies in combination with chiropractic manipulation care, continue to help patients relieve many ailments related, but not limited, to headaches, neck pain, low back pain, and/or radiation to legs.
“It is very rewarding to be able to help patients with issues get relief and teach them about Chiropractic lifestyle.”
Dr. Gugliotta has worked in the Chicagoland region with Chiropractors, Medical doctors, Nurse Practitioner, Radiologists and physical therapists, RNs, CNAs, and personal trainers to ensure the best possible care is provided to the patient. Dr. Gugliotta’s past work experience in various offices throughout the Chicagoland area has allowed him to learn various chiropractic techniques for manipulations/adjustments. This vast knowledge allows him to provide excellent patient care. Dr. Gugliotta is a huge advocate of stretching, “by relaxing tight muscles it allows for an easier, smooth manipulation of the joints.” Known for his excellent patient care, Dr. Gugliotta has been consistently requested to be on staff.
In his free time, Dr. Gugliotta likes to garden, read, ride his bike and golf. But his favorite thing to do is spending time with family. He and his wife Rosa have been married since 1993 and currently live in Montgomery with three of their children Michael, Isabella & Daniel, they also spend as much time as possible with their oldest daughter, Gabriella who currently lives in Iowa.
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In a recent Consumer Reports study, chiropractic outperformed prescription medication, deep-tissue massage, yoga, pilates, and over-the-counter medication therapies, in treating back pain. 1
1 Consumer Reports Health Ratings Center. Back-Pain Treatments. ConsumerReports.org; July 2011.
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