Dr Weigner received his Doctorate from Life University in 2003. He is a National Board certified Chiropractor, A certified Clinical Electromyographer, a certified Decompression Practitioner, and certified with a specialized study in Physiological Therapeutics. Dr. Weigner has extensive post education in the rehabilitation of spinal and extremity injuries, and specializes in Neuropathies, Fibromyalgia, and Weight Loss.
Dr. Kashurba received her Bachelor of Science from Ursinus College and her Doctorate from The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. With board certifications from the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine, and 30 years of experience, Dr. Kashurba brings vast knowledge and new perspective to the practice of Integrated Healthcare. Discover Optimal Healthcare is proud to welcome Dr. Kashurba to our team.
Dr. Odell attended The University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic in 2005. He is National Board Certified for Chiropractic and Therapeutic Activities. Dr. Odell has spent most of his career providing case management and care for workplace and automobile injuries. Dr. Odell has been a panel physician for numerous companies and has provided independent chiropractic exams for insurance carriers. He specializes in the treatment of frozen shoulder utilizing the Neil-Asher technique. He also has vast experience in whiplash injuries, headaches, neuropathy and complex regional pain syndrome.
Dr. Casey Mae Fouse, a native of Pittsburgh, PA, is a board certified, licensed Chiropractic Physician who is experienced in a myriad of chiropractic techniques and physiotherapeutic modalities. Dr. Fouse, a Summa Cum Laude graduate, obtained her Doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine from LUCC, Marietta, GA; she is also holds a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree from University of Pittsburgh, PA. Dr. Fouse is a member of the PI Tau Delta Chiropractic Honor Society and has served as a volunteer chiropractic representative through Spinal Missions in El Salvador. Dr. Fouse I a very knowledgeable practitioner who places great emphasis on whole-health wellness, patient education and chiropractic biophysics. Away from the office, Dr. Fouse enjoys exercising and training for marathons.
Dr Lloyd received his Doctorate from Howard University College of Medicine in 1990. Dr. Lloyd completed his internship and residency at Howard University Hospital. In addition, Dr Lloyd has completed fellowships in Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology from University of Maryland Medical Systems and an IRTA Fellowship National Eye Institute/National Institutes of Health. Dr Lloyd has been in the healthcare field for over 25 years.
Graduated from the Universidade Fernando Pessoa in Portugal with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy, bringing a different dynamic to the field of physical therapy. Her background allows her to emphasize on a conservative approach to physical rehabilitation, focused on the individual patient’s needs, and providing a customized treatment plan for each patient. She is also fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.
Cara is a graduate from Eastern University where she obtained her undergraduate degree in Exercise Science and a minor in Biology. There she expanded her knowledge of how exercise and health are vitally important to overall well-being. She then obtained her Master’s of Medical Science in Physician Assistant studies from Arcadia University. Her background in Orthopaedics has prepared her for an integrative approach to medicine, being versed in trigger point and joint injections. She believes in a holistic approach to pain control. Cara is certified through NCCPA, a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and she is ACLS/BLS certified.
Although Mary Michael’s title may be Stem Cell Coordinator, she’s much more. In most cases, Mary is the first person patients speak to when they inquire about our Stem Cell procedure. Mary’s melodic voice (a classically trained piano and voice coach) is present throughout the entire process. From the initial seminar through the consultation, procedure, and aftercare…Mary is there to ensure the best possible outcome for each patient. In addition to Stem Cell Coordinator, Mary supports other initiatives including New Patients Workshops, In-House Events, and just about any other social event Discover Optimal Healthcare hosts. Mary was born and raised in Delaware County, educated at Berklee College of Music (Boston, MA) and resides in the area with her two teenage daughters. Go Red Raiders!
Amber, a native of Delaware County, has been member of the Discover Optimal Healthcare family since 2015. Amber’s mission is to ensure that each patient receives the highest quality of care available from the team. Each morning she reviews the patients schedule with the entire staff to confirm each member has the most up to date patient information. And throughout the day she reviews, tracks, and confirms accuracy of patient charts. Amber believes that keeping the lines of communication between patients and the team is critical to patient success. When not helping patients, Amber is a true Philadelphia Eagles fan, and we’d expect nothing less from a DELCO girl!
Brett is a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant in Pennsylvania. He obtained his PTA degree at P.I.T., located in Moylan-Rose Valley Pennsylvania. He also has a degree from Kaplan as a Medical Assistant. His interests are orthopedics and sports rehabilitation.
Cassidy has been with Discover Optimal Healthcare for a little over a year now. Over that time she has worked as a Medical Assistant in the Medical and Chiropractic departments plus as a Lipo-Light Technician and the DME (Durable Medical Equipment) Coordinator. Most recently, Cassidy has transitioned to the Front Desk Liaison postion and Pharmacy Coordinator. Cassidy is a graduate of Interboro High School and is currently working towards a degree in the medical field at Delaware County Community College. She resides with her mother, sister, and dog Jaeger in Glenolden. Her leisure time is weekends at the shore, time family & friends, and a baseball and football fan.
Desiree is one of our newest Discover Optimal Healthcare team members. She received her certification in Phlebotomy (health care professional who draws blood) from Neumann University, her certification in Diagnostic Radiology from Crozer’s School of Radiology, and is a certified Clinical Medical Assistant. Prior to joining us, she was a Medical Assistant in a Foot & Ankle clinic for 7 years. (We think this is a step up for her). Desiree graduated from Ridley High School and resides in Swarthmore where she grew up. And finally, congratulations…Desiree had her first child, Joseph Anthony, in August of 2017.
Counselor Lucie Vogel is the newest addition to the Discover Optimal Healthcare team. Lucie joins us as our Nutrition & Weight Loss Counselor and is a graduate of West Chester University with a BS in nutrition and psychology. Lucie excels at guiding and motivating patients to achieve their weight loss goals.
A graduate of Widener University, Melissa has over 23 years of nursing experience, 7 of which have been in orthopedics. Melissa multiple roles in our office include chiropractic and medical consults, review of patients clinical finding, finalizing treatment plans, insurance coordination, as well phlebotomy. Melissa is an integral part of our team and consistently demonstrates a passion for supporting our patients in gaining maximum function in a holistic, alternative care environment.