New Patient Information

Welcome to our clinic and congratulations for taking steps toward improving your health!

Your first visit will last approximately one hour and includes a complete health history, complete orthopedic, neurological and physical examination, and a nutritional evaluation. Dr. Coppola will begin by listening to your desires and needs as an individual. What do you most want to change and improve about your heath and body? After your examination, she will help determine the causes which may be creating your symptoms. As a team, you will develop a plan to reduce the pain and correct the causes of imbalance.

Dr. Coppola offers 15 and 30 minute follow up visits. Your desire to succeed is the key to healing. If you follow through with the process and are consistent, you will open the door to successful healing and wellness.

MRI, X Rays, or Lab Tests

You may need to be referred out for additional outside tests to clarify your diagnosis.

Possible Reactions

When adjustments are first given the majority of patients feel better within hours balance you will feel changes. Do not be alarmed if you feel warmth, flushing, tingling, and mild muscle awareness.

Minor conditions can be corrected with a few adjustments since the body has less need of repair. More serious conditions require more adjustments and therefore may take the patient a longer time to experience improvement.

The Healing Process

Regular treatment and time to heal will be necessary to make these corrections.

Healing can depend on several factors

Following instructions and recommendations
Your age and length of time you have had the problem
Occupational stressors
Cooperation in keeping appointments
Regular exercise
Adequate rest
Stress level
Nutritional habits


Recommended Reading List

Brain Maker by David Perlmutter
Breaking the Vicious Cycle by Elaine Gloria Gottschall
Grain Brain by David Perlmutter M.D.
Heal Your Body by Louise Hay
In Fitness And In Health by Dr. Philip Maffetone
It Starts With Food by Dallas Hartwig
Joy of Meditation by Jack Addington
Power vs. Force by David R. Hawkins M.D. Ph.D.
Radical Forgiveness by Colin Tipping
Rethinking Fatigue by Nora Gedgaudas and Datis Kharrazian
The Autoimmune Solution by Amy Myers
The Fat Switch by Richard J. Johnson M.D.
The Great Cholesterol Myth by Jonny Bowden Ph.D. and Stephen Sinatra M.D.
The Hormone Cure by Dr. Sara Gottfried and Dr. Christianne Northrup
The Paleo Approach by Sarah Ballantyne
The Second Brain by Michael Gershon
The Untethered Soul by Michael A. Singer
The Wahls Protocol by Terry Wahls M.D.
Wheat Belly Total Health by William Davis
Why Do I Still Have Thyroid Symptoms? by Dr. Datis Kharrazian
Why Isn’t My Brain Working? by Dr. Datis Kharrazian
Why We Get Fat by Gary Taubes
Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers by Robert M. Sapolsky
You Can Heal Your Heart by Louise L. Hay and David Kessler
You Can Heal Your Life by Louise Hay