Meet Our Team

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    Dr. Bryan Lowry
    Clinic Director, D.C., CCWP

    Graduating early from Life Chiropractic College at the age of 24, Lowry established his first practice in 1989. He quickly expanded into three practices training other doctors to care for patients with his unique patient management, addressing the chemical, physical and emotional stressors that cause dysfunction of the spine and nervous system.

    Dr. Lowry has been featured on radio and television. He has been a guest lecturer at local businesses, churches, and schools. Dr. Lowry has also presented to interns at the Medical College of Virginia on the coordination of care between medical and chiropractic physicians. This lecture was telecast to numerous doctors throughout Virginia Commonwealth University to foster better interdisciplinary understanding.

    Dr. Lowry is married with four children and has a keen interest in the health of the pediatric spine. The age of his patients has ranged from newborns to 95 years old. Recognizing the benefit of rehabilitating the spine by combining spinal manipulation with therapeutic exercises, his progressive practice now has a physical therapy department along with chiropractic so that outcomes are optimized.

    Many area healthcare providers, including medical doctors, midwives, nutritionists, and acupuncturists both refer to and receive care from our office. Dr. Lowry has been in private practice for over 15 years, helping thousands of people.

  • Dr. William Roodman
    Dr. William Roodman
    Clinic Director, D.C., FIAMA, CCWP

    Dr. Roodman has been in private practice for over two decades, helping thousands of people. Since graduating as valedictorian from Logan College of chiropractic in 1988, Dr. Roodman has published articles in Chiropractic Sports Medicine Journal and Athletics Magazine. He is a member of the International Chiropractic Associations Wellness Council and the National Headache Foundation.

    In 2013, Richmond Magazine listed Dr. Roodman as a “Top Doc”, nominated by his peers. Dr. Roodman was selected as one of the few east coast chiropractors to be a member of the North American Spine Society in 2004. This prestigious organization consists of practitioners from multiple specialties. He also completed acupuncture training through the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture in 2007. Dr. Roodman was certified in Dry Needling Technique by the Dry Needling Institute of Rockville, Maryland in 2011. Most recently, in 2014, Dr. Roodman completed the International Chiropractic Association’s Certified Chiropractic Wellness Practitioner degree.

    Recognizing the effectiveness of a multidisciplinary approach, Dr. Roodman’s progressive practice now includes a physical therapy department along with chiropractic, fitness training, nutritional counseling, acupuncture, and massage all under one roof so that outcomes are optimized. Over 100 medical doctors including family practitioners, orthopedists, neurologists, internists, and general surgeons refer their patients to Dr. Roodman for problems like yours.

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    Dr. Kelsey Keeley
    Doctor of Chiropractic

    Having grown up in Virginia, Dr. Keeley knew that she wanted to come back to the area after school to serve the members of her community. She has always had a passion for health and knew she wanted to go into a field where she could help people live optimally.

  • Dr. Samantha Leal
    Dr. Samantha Leal
    Doctor of Chiropractic

    Originally from New York, Dr. Samantha Leal worked in the Richmond area as head Athletic Trainer at Monacan High School in Chesterfield. During her time as an Athletic Trainer, Dr. Leal had the opportunity to serve Richmond's youth athletic population through various sporting events such as the Jefferson Cup and local youth wrestling tournaments.

    Five years of chronic neck pain led Dr. Leal to chiropractic care, which finally gave her lasting relief and notable improvements in her daily life. She was inspired to combine her sports medicine knowledge with chiropractic, as a way to help people live and move pain-free. This led her to pursue her doctoral studies in New York where she attained her chiropractic degree with honors.

    After graduating magna cum laude from Northeast College of Health Sciences Dr. Leal returned to Richmond to practice chiropractic at the Advanced Wellness Centre.

    Dr. Leal believes that movement is a vital part of wellness and the key to keeping chronic pain at bay. She encourages all of her patients to move in ways that bring them joy as well as closer to optimal wellness.

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    Aidan Feore
    Licensed Massage Therapist

    Aidan, a Richmond native, graduated from The College of Charleston with a degree in Theater Performance in 2005. After completing his degree, he took some time to live and work as an actor overseas. Aidan became fascinated with massage therapy at a young age and, amid his travels, he found himself learning more about the benefits of massage as well experiencing many different techniques form all around the world.  After returning to the states, Aidan received a diploma in massage therapy from Fortis College in 2015, where he graduated at the top of his class as valedictorian. 

    Since then, Aidan has made it his goal to help people through medical and therapeutic massage to regain function and live as pain-free as possible. He believes strongly in a mind-body philosophy. The essentials of that philosophy are that a strong mental attitude in regards to people's therapy is just as important, if not more than, what is done physically to the body. Aidan is experienced in many modalities including: deep tissue, sports, myofascial and positional release, trigger point and neuromuscular therapies.  He is currently working to expand on his knowledge and education in structural integration, craniofacial therapy, active therapy techniques and rehabilitative stretching procedures. In his spare time Aidan continues to act and participate in the film industry in and around Richmond and up and down the east coast.

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    Sherwynn Trotman
    Licensed Massage Therapist

    Sherwynn graduated from ECPI University in 2016, achieving an Associates degree in Criminal Justice and Bachelors degree in Network Security. After attending Fortis College Richmond, VA in 2018 and graduating with honors in Suma Cum Laude, his passion for helping people through massage has grown working with a variety of clients. Specializing in Trigger Point Therapy, Deep Tissue, & Sports Massage, Sherwynn’s goal is to continue promoting Health and Wellness through touch.

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    Elexiss Allison
    Licensed Massage Therapist

    Elexiss graduated from Old Dominion University with a degree in Film and Television production and a degree in African and African American Studies. After receiving her degrees, Elexiss spent a few years exploring photography and creative styling. In 2002, her mother was diagnosed with MS(Multiple Sclerosis). She has always wanted to figure out ways to help her as well as others with similar illnesses relax, find comfort, and relief. Elexiss also has a love for sports, especially basketball, and has always had an interest in sports massage.

    Elexiss graduated from Lotus School of Integrated Professions. Sports and relaxation massages interest her the most. She is known to be a very intuitive massage therapist, knowing exactly what spots need the most attention. Elexiss strives to create an environment where her client scan relax and release. She provides positive energy and a listening ear. She specializes in deep tissue, swedish massage, aromatherapy, and trigger point therapy. 

    In her free time Elexiss enjoys traveling, painting, spoken word, creative photography, and fashion.

  • Chris Lewit
    Chris Lewit
    Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT)

    Chris is an experienced massage therapist, having worked in various corners of the industry after earning their Associates degree in Occupational Studies in Therapeutic Massage from Heritage College in Kansas City, MO in2007. They worked as a promoter’s assistant while earning their degree, helping to put on various concerts. Chris moved back to Virginia in 2009and slowly became well-versed in multiple modalities and techniques such as trigger point therapy, deep tissue massage, sports massage, acupressure, oncology massage, lymph drainage among others. After spending 7 years working near Quantico, Chris shifted their career more towards sports massage and injury recovery working with military and athletes. 

    Chris’ goal is to find the modalities and treatment plan to help each client and patient live better, and find alleviation from their ailments. Chris’ free time is spent with their spouse, child, and animals, visiting cemeteries and museums, and going on road trips. An avid horror fan, Chris also loves to read, especially Stephen King. They also collect plants, bones, and insects.

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    Anna Pincus
    Personal Trainer

    Anna Pincus graduated with a B.S. in Biology from Virginia Polytechnic and State University, VA in 2017 and a M.S. in Exercise Science at Old Dominion University, VA in 2019. During that time Anna taught Human Anatomy and Physiology Lab at Tidewater Community College in Norfolk, VA and acquired an internship with CHKD Sports Performance in Virginia Beach, VA training high school and college D1-D3 Athletes through their off-season programs. After graduating with her masters in Exercise Science, Anna went on to receive her Strength and Conditioning Specialist Certification through NSCA, using that knowledge to assist in the creation of HIIT programs and sport specific training regimens for a Climbing Center in Norfolk, VA. While her training experience includes acceleration, speed, plyometrics, agility, and resistance programming, Anna's clientele ranges from athletes to individuals suffering from chronic pain. Her main goal as a Personal Trainer and Exercise Therapist is to promote a healthy lifestyle for each client through functional movement and exercise.

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    Kathryn Knoop
    Nutrition Coach

    Kathryn Knoop earned her Master of Science degree in Nutrition and Integrative Health from Maryland University of Integrative Health in 2019 after receiving her BA in Sociology and Environmental Sustainability from the University of Mary Washington in 2014. Her mission as a Nutrition Coach is to make healthy living both enjoyable and attainable by utilizing a personalized, evidence-based approach to support her clients on their journey to optimal health and wellbeing.

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