Owner, Doctor of Chiropractic, Clinical Nutritionist and Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner
Dr. Anna is licensed by the fully accredited New York State Chiropractic Board. She focuses her practice on restoring and maintaining proper function of the musculoskeletal and nervous systems. She prides herself in providing individualized attention for each patient and specializes in family-based care. Dr. Anna serves a diverse patient population and performs a variety of chiropractic techniques. She has had a multitude of experiences ranging from several outpatient clinic rotations to wellness care in the management of chronic complex cases with co-morbidities. Dr. Anna is proud to boast a 96% success rate with correcting malpositioned (including breech) babies in utero! Read More
Doctor of Chiropractic
Dr. Kristin D. Fusco lives in Syracuse, NY after returning to upstate NY from Chicago, IL one year ago. A graduate of New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, NY, Dr. Kristin was a member of the Phi Chi Omega Chiropractic Honor Society. She also attended SUNY Cortland, graduating Cum Laude with her B.S. in Kinesiology. Before starting her career in chiropractic medicine Dr. Kristin treated patients as a Physical Therapy Technician with Fitness Forum LLC, in Syracuse NY and in Hampton Roads, VA at Wardell Orthopaedics, P.C. During this time she was exposed to multidisciplinary practice and decided to pursue chiropractic due to the ability to mesh her rehabilitation skills with diagnosis and management of muscle, joint and nerve injuries as a physician. Dr. Kristin specializes in Diversified, Thompson, Flexion/Distraction, IASTM (instrument assisted manual therapy), and Trigger Point therapy including pin and stretch (similar to ART). As a believer in whole body wellness, Dr. Kristin carefully assesses patients for the cause of their pain or symptoms by pinpointing areas that are tight, stiff or are deconditioned. She then structures their treatment plan around their needs integrating hands-on treatment, stretching, and strengthening in the optimal sequence for quick effective relief.
NYS Licensed Acupuncturist
Stephanie was born and raised in Syracuse, New York. She is happy to be back in the area and to give back to the community. Stephanie is a licensed acupuncturist of New York State and is currently working to receive her Diplomate (NCCAOM) in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She received her Master of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (FLSAOM) in 2018. At graduation, Stephanie was the recipient of the Clinical Excellence Award and the Distinguished Service Award. Stephanie has had 3,000-plus hours of training that includes extensive clinical experiences from multiple locations including the Seneca Falls Health Center, NYCC Campus Health Center, Rochester Outpatient Health Center, and Canandaigua Veterans Affair Medical Center. She also has experience treating a wide variety of patients of all ages and conditions. Some of these conditions include musculoskeletal pain, headaches, pregnancy and infertility, irregular menstruation, smoking cessation, and a series of gastrointestinal complications. To further her understanding of Chinese Medicine, she traveled abroad to study at Zhejiang Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine. There, she participated in an additional 100 hours of clinical rotations focusing on gynecology and pain management. While in China, she gained new insights in advance acupuncture and tui na techniques and the latest acupuncture theories. Stephanie is committed to providing individualized and quality care in based on the foundations of Traditional Chinese Medicine and modern medicine.
Chiropractic Assistant & NYS Licensed Massage Therapist
Elizabeth is our Chiropractic Assistant as well as a Licensed Massage Therapist. She graduated from the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage in December 2015. Elizabeth is especially in-tune with trigger point work and muscle tension release while also incorporating relaxation into each massage. You may see her while in the office for chiropractic care, but she is also available to individual massage treatments!
Chiropractic Assistant & NYS Licensed Massage Therapist
Olivia Sandford, LMT graduated from SUNY Cortland in 2016 with a Bachelors in Kinesiology. Since that time, she has had the opportunity to help facilitate wellness for people of all activity levels. As a personal trainer, she was able to assist her clients safely and successfully achieve their fitness goals while completing a personalized plan. Although she felt that being a trainer was a fun and informative experience, she discovered her passion to perform more clinical, hands on work. Ultimately this led her to the decision to become a massage therapist! Olivia graduated salutation from the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage in December 2018. Because of her previous education in kinesiology and experience as a trainer, Olivia has more of an orthopedic/treatments approach to her massage. She has helped many people manage their pain while also promoting deep relaxation to relieve stress and tension throughout the session.
Our Administrative Staff
Lee grew up in Camillus and graduated from West Genesee High School. She now lives in Liverpool with her husband and two amazing children. Lee graduated from SUNY Oswego with a Bachelors and Master’s degree in early childhood education and literacy. After having her son, she began working as an administrative assistant and found she had a knack for making offices work smoothly. In 2014, Lee started to work with Dr. Anna in her Elbridge office and the rest is history! She has learned so much about how regular chiropractic care and good nutrition are such important components to living a healthy lifestyle. Lee hopes you always feel comfortable and cared for at Simpson Family Wellness!