Dr. Jenna Casuccio, D.C.
About Dr. Jenna -
Dr. Jenna grew up in a small town in southern Ontario. Her down-to-earth attitude is complimented by a well-rounded educational background in the arts and sciences. She graduated from university Summa Cum Laude with a Master's of Arts Degree, and Double Honours Degree in English Literature and Languages. She has received over 15 educational distinction awards, including the 2017 Edgar Reinhart Chiropractic Philosophy Award for promoting the chiropractic philosophy of vitalism and natural health. As a child who experienced growing pains, Dr. Jenna grew up benefitting from chiropractic care. Her personal success as a chiropractic patient and her commitment to helping others compelled her to complete her Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 2017 and Contemporary Medical Acupuncture certification in 2018.
This enthusiastic female chiropractor is excited to join the PFC family to help serve the Hamilton community by providing effective and compassionate quality healthcare. She specializes in sigma instrument-assisted chiropractic care, which features sophisticated computerized technology to deliver comfortable, non-manipulative chiropractic adjustments. She is also skilled in traditional manual chiropractic spinal and extremity adjustments, mobilizations, soft tissue release therapy, rehabilitation, and health counselling services.
As per the McMaster Contemporary Medical Acupuncture website, acupuncture is defined as "a system of diagnosis and treatment based on a comprehensive Chinese theory of energy balance. The treatment involves insertion of small, sterile needles into precise anatomical sites in the body to produce therapeutic effects." The benefits of acupuncture are wide-ranging and profound. Through a chiropractic scope of treatment, acupuncture calms the nervous system, speeds up healing, and corrects musculoskeletal system dysfunction. As per McMaster's website, acupuncture is also described as being a useful adjunct treatment to be included in a comprehensive health management program for a host of other conditions, such as: nausea, vertigo, scar rehabilitation (including c-section and post-operative scars), headaches, low back pain, menstrual cramps, osteoarthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and so much more.
On a Personal Note -
When not at the office, Dr. Jenna is busy serving in the GTA as a volunteer pet rescue organizer and foster pet parent. Dr. Jenna is passionate about giving back to her community, and she is especially fond of helping her fellow furry companions find their " furever " homes.