Dr. John Cipriani graduated Magna Cum Laude from New York Chiropractic college in March 2004. He also holds a B.S. degree in Exercise Science from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
In 2003, Dr. Cipriani was selected for a prestigious residency program at the Naval Hospital at Camp Lejeune, NC. As a resident at the Naval Hospital, Dr. Cipriani performed grand rounds in internal medicine, radiology, sports medicine, orthopedics, and treated several hundred military personnel with various spinal ailments. Dr. Cipriani was awarded the Distinguished Service Award for his dedication and service while serving as a chiropractic intern for the Department of the Navy.
Dr. Cipriani has vast experience working with professional athletes (NHL, NFL, NBA), Olympic, collegiate and local elite high school athletes with an array of orthopedic injuries. His experience, knowledge and bedside manner make him the number one choice in the Lake Norman region for non-surgical, drug free care.
Dr. Cipriani combines the best approach in working with acute and chronic injuries. Through the integration of the most up to date soft tissue techniques, contemporary medical acupuncture, and chiropractic techniques, he is able to tailor precise and individualized treatment plans with proven success.
Dr. Sarah Abbott holds a doctoral degree from New York Chiropractic College and a Bachelors degree in Exercise Science from The State University of New York at Buffalo. Her experience includes treating a multitude of spinal issues for Veterans at the Miami Veterans Hospital in Florida over a nine month period. Prior to that, she has worked with a performance institute to train athletes from the NFL combine, Major and Minor League Baseball, NFL veterans, triathletes, high school athletes, and top business executives. Her background is in exercise science, personal training, cardiovascular testing, and some gait related research. She has also advanced her knowledge in areas of clinical neurology, women’s health, and applied kinesiology.
Dr. Abbott was a competitive swimmer for twelve years. She currently resides in the city of Charlotte.