Dr. Michelle Elliott
Dr. Michelle Elliott attended the Ohio State University, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology, and graduated magna cum laude with her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa.
She has spent the last 18 years educating patients on the benefits of maintaining health without the use of drugs or surgery. In doing so, she has been able to provide pain relief for the toughest cases. She has postgraduate training in treatment of auto accident injuries, nutrition, and extremity conditions.
She has been in the Cleveland community for the last 2 years, where she is active with the Greater Cleveland Chamber of Commerce. She is currently serving on the board of directors with the chamber.
Dr. Elliott lives in Raleigh with her husband Christopher and their son, Wesley. Her hobbies include traveling and spending time with her family. She is available to speak to groups, businesses, clubs and organizations about stress management, healthy living, and ergonomics.
Dr. Nicholas Ferez, Clinic Director
Dr. Nicholas Ferez graduated from Parker College of Chiropractic in 1995. Within a year, he was named the NCCA’s "New Doctor of the Year" for excellence in patient care. Since then, he’s continued to provide his patients with the highest level of care by expanding his education and staying involved with top professional organizations.
Dr. Ferez is certified by both the National and North Carolina Boards of Chiropractic Examiners. He’s a board-certified fellow of the Acupuncture Society of America and a graduate of the Spine Research Institute of San Diego. This last distinction makes him uniquely qualified to treat victims of whiplash and other auto accident-related injuries.
With his combined expertise in advanced chiropractic care and acupuncture, Dr. Ferez can relieve the toughest pain, including both acute and chronic headaches, neck and arm pain, and low back and hip pain. In many cases, his care may help eliminate the need for surgery. In addition, Dr. Ferez has a special focus in the nonsurgical treatment of foot and leg pain and injuries.
Academics and Involvement
DC: Parker College of Chiropractic
Certifications: Board-Certified: North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners; Chiropractic Pediatrics, American Academy of Chiropractic Pediatrics Graduate: The Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Whiplash Injury
Additional degrees and academic awards: MS: Rensellaer Polytechnic Institute BS: Boston University; Diplomate: National Board of Chiropractic Examiners; Fellow: Acupuncture Society of America
Member of: American Chiropractic Association, iNC, International Chiropractic Association, World Chiropractic Association, North Carolina Chiropractic Association (President, Eastern District 2000-01), North Carolina Ergonomic Resource Center
Awards: Board-Eligible: Recognized Chiropractic Rehabilitation Doctor; New Doctor of the Year, 1996, North Carolina Chiropractic Association; Spectator Magazine: Best Chiropractor in the Triangle; President’s Award: Chiropractic Partners
Publications: Contributing Healthcare Journalist: Clayton News Star, Cleveland Plus Newspaper, Total Connection Newspaper
Board-Certified: North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners, North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners; Chiropractic Pediatrics, American Academy of Chiropractic Pediatrics Graduate: The Spine Research Institute of San Diego, Whiplash Injury