The Doctors


Dr. Gary M. Stein, D.C., C.C.S.P.

Director Of Patient Services



Dr. Paul Vassa, D.C.

After receiving his undergraduate degree from Dowling College, Dr. Vassa earned his doctorate in Chiropractic from New York Chiropractic College, graduating June 1997. Dr. Vassa has spent the last 17 years in private practice and in association with group practice of Orthopedic and Physiatrists in a integrated rehabilitation practice setting. Having spent countless hours coordinating care with other specialties gives Dr Vassa a unique perspective on treatment strategies geared towards integrative care as well as the most up to date Chiropractic techniques. He specializes in acute and chronic neck and back conidtions employing a variety of techniques to offer his patients gentle and effective relief. He has pursued continuous post-doctoral training in Chiropractic technique, Nutrition and MRI evaluation in order to provide cutting-edge strategies so that his patients may attain their greatest level of health, function and mobility.


Dr. Robert Southard, D.C.

After receiving his undergraduate degree from Brooklyn College of the City University Of New York, Dr. Southard earned his doctorate in Chiropractic from New York Chiropractic College, graduating Summa Cum Laude in December, 2000. Dr. Southard has spent the last 14 years as head of Chiropractic services at a large, multidisciplinary integrated rehabilitation practice serving the Brentwood and Shirley communities He specializes in the treatment of auto and work-related injuries, employing a variety of techniques to offer his patients gentle and effective relief. He has pursued post-doctoral training in musculoskeletal rehabilitation in order to provide cutting-edge strategies so that his patients may attain their greatest level of health, function and mobility. Dr. Southard is bilingual and converses proficiently in Spanish.



Dr. Paul DiMassi, D.C.

The doctor's bio will be available shortly.


Dr. Monique Pascual, D.C.

Dr Monique Pasqual has always worked in the healthcare industry. She started as a Medical Assistant and got her degree at SUNY Farmgindale and became a lab technician. This led to the realization that she was ment to help people in a more significant way.

She attended Palmer College of Chiropracticand graduated in 1989.She has found herself providing Chiropractic care in diverse locales and environments from southern Californiato rural Montana to the beaches of Puerto Vallarta in Mexico. This provided invaluable learning and growth experiences. She learned how to help people from different cultures and backgrounds and how to express her willingness and ability to alleviate pain while speaking another language.

After returning to Long Island she began her specialized training in the treatment of people injured in automobile and work accidents.She spent several years at one of the largest offices in Suffolk County. Dr Pasqual continues her post graduate education studies focusing on the treartment and management of headaches and neck and back pain resulting from herniated discs. Over the years she has helped thousands of patients ti relieve them of their pain.