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Offering Chiropractic and Massage Therapy services for the surrounding areas of Grand Island, Niagara Falls/Wheatfield, and East Amherst. Acupuncture is provided by independent offices located within Notaro Chiropractic by Robbie Butler, M.S.LAc., L.Ac, L.P.N. Your nervous system controls the healthy function of every cell, tissue, organ and system of your body, any interference with that system is a called a subluxation. Chiropractic removes subluxation in your spine so you can function at optimal health. Chiropractic care offers a unique way to provide pain relief for many types of pain and conditions, including back pain, neck pain and more! Pain relief and pain prevention are two of the reasons that chiropractic services have become so popular, here on Grand Island, Niagara Falls, East Amherst and around the world.

If you have been suffering from back pain, don't wait another second to begin your road to recovery! At Notaro Chiropractic Offices, our chiropractic techniques can assist patients with the rediscovery of health and wellness that had been previously known but long lost. For others, the chiropractic journey may offer a new sense of balance and wellness that one has never before experienced. If you want to start living every day pain free, call us at 716-773-2222 for the Grand Island location, 716-298-0368 for the Niagara Falls/Wheatfield, or 716-688-8815 for the East Amherst location to schedule an appointment!

People around the world are recognizing the benefit of seeking an alternative to traditional medicine; one that will help them achieve and maintain optimal health without requiring invasive treatments such as surgery.

Dr. Thomas J. Notaro, Clinical Director. 

A native of Western New York, Dr. Thomas Notaro received his Bachelors of Science Degree from Regents College. He received his Doctorate from New York Chiropractic College. Dr. Notaro has been practicing chiropractic since 1998 in the Town of Niagara, Lockport, Grand Island and Amherst areas.  Dr. Notaro’s  practices are Grand Island Chiropractic, located at 2283 Grand Island Boulevard, Grand Island, NY and Notaro Chiropractic located at 10158 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Niagara Falls, NY  as well as Notaro Chiropractic at  4754 North French Road East Amherst, NY 14051.


Dr. Michael C. Baase

Dr. Michael Baase received his Bachelor of Professional Studies Degree majoring in biology and his Doctorate from Life Chiropractic College.

Dr. Baase has been practicing chiropractic in this area since 1999 and is now practicing at Grand Island Chiropractic, located at 2283 Grand Island Boulevard in Grand Island.

His office hours are Tuesday 9am-6pm and Thursday 9am-3:30pm and he is now accepting new patients. Please call 773-2222 for an appointment.


Dr. Curtis M. Gordon

Dr. Curtis Gordon received his Bachelor of Arts Degree at the State University of New York at Binghamton and his Doctorate from New York Chiropractic College.

Dr. Gordon has been practicing chiropractic in the Hudson Valley area since 2010 and is now practicing within Notaro Chiropractic. Dr. Gordon's office hours at the Grand Island location are Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9am-6pm. His office hours at the Niagara Falls location are on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8am-6pm and on Saturdays from 9am to 12pm.

Dr. Gordon is now accepting new patients. Please call 773-2222 for an appointment at the Grand Island office and 298-0368 for an appointment at the Niagara Falls/Wheatfield office.


Dr. Jack R. Saia

Dr. Jack Saia received his Bachelor of Science Degree and his Doctorate from New York Chiropractic College.

Dr. Saia was born and raised in Elmira Heights, NY, is a 1989 graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University with a B.S. in Aeronautics and a 1998 graduate of New York Chiropractic College where he received his Doctorate. He spent 26 years as a military pilot, mostly with the New York Air National Guard at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Base. He retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in September 2011.

Dr. Saia has been practicing chiropractic in the WNY area since 1998. Office hours at the East Amherst location are Monday and Wednesday 10am-1pm and 3pm-6pm as well as Friday 10am-1pm.
Dr. Saia is now accepting new patients. Please call 688-8815 for an appointment at the East Amherst office.


Dr. Megan L. Lafave

Dr. Megan L. Lafave, graduated from National Sports Academy in Lake Placid, NY. She attended Elmira College where she played Women's Ice Hockey and received a Bachelors of Science degree in Biological Sciences. She continued her education at New York Chiropractic College where she received her Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 2010. Dr. Lafave uses her strong athletic background to address acute and chronic issues and myofascial complaints. She is a certified practitioner in Graston Technique and Kinesio Taping. Along with strong diagnostic and treatment skills, Dr. Lafave believes that the education of lifestyle modifications is paramount to her patients in order to promote their optimal health and well being. Dr. Lafave's hobbies include playing hockey, skiing, walking her dog and spending time with family.

Dr. Lafave has been practicing in the Syracuse, NY area for the past 7 years. Office hours at the East Amherst location are Tuesday and Thursday 9am-6pm and every other Saturday 8am-12pm. Office hours at the Niagara Falls office are Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9am-6pm.

Dr. Lafave is now accepting new patients. Please call 688-8815 for an appointment at the East Amherst office and 298-0368 for an appointment at the Niagara Falls office.


Dr. Nicholas A. Ryan

Dr. Nicholas Ryan, received his Chiropractic degree from Palmer Chiropractic College in December 2011.

Dr. Ryan is located at the Grand Island office on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9am-12pm, 2pm-5:30pm, and Thursdays from 9am-6:00pm.

Dr. Ryan is now accepting new patients. Please call 773-2222 for an appointment at the Grand Island office.


Dr. Aaron Boedecker

Dr. Aaron Boedecker received his Bachelor of Biology Degree at the State University of New York at Fredonia and his Doctorate from New York Chiropractic College. He received certificates in Whole Food Nutrition as well as Custom Stabilizing Orthotics. Dr. Aaron Boedecker is trained in ConnecTX technique, which is a form of instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization.

Dr. Aaron Boedecker is originally from Falconer, New York and has been practicing chiropractic since December of 2017 and is now practicing at Notaro Chiropractic. Dr. Boedecker's office hours at the Grand Island location are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9am-6pm and Saturday from 8am to 12pm. Office hours at the Niagara Falls location are Tuesdays & Thursdays from 8am-6pm. 

Dr. Aaron Boedecker is now accepting new patients. Please call 298-0368 for Niagara Falls and 688-8815 for East Amherst.


Dr. Warren Marranca

Dr. Warren Marranca 

Dr. Warren Marranca has been practicing chiropractic for over 16 years and is now practicing at Notaro Chiropractic. Dr. Marranca 's office hours at the Niagara Falls location are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8am-6pm. Office hours at the East Amherst location are Tuesdays & Thursdays from 9am-6pm and every other Saturday 8am-12pm. 

Dr. Marranca attended The Pennsylvania State University where he placed emphasis on General Science and Nutrition for his undergraduate studies. He received his professional training at New York Chiropractic College, where he specialized in conservative chiropractic care, management of complex spinal conditions and took special interest in functional spinal rehabilitation, core stabilization and clinical nutrition.
Professionally, Dr. Marranca has over 16 years of hands-on clinical experience and expertise. He has been in private practice in San Diego, CA, Williamsville, NY and the Town of Niagara as well as University at Buffalo Neurosurgery. Dr. Marranca is licensed in New York State and is board certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
Dr. Marranca has extensive postgraduate training and is proficient in Diversified Chiropractic Adjusting, Soft tissue techniques such as PNF and MRT. He is also proficient with chiropractic rehabilitative protocols as well as physiotherapy modalities such as electric stimulation (TENS and Interferential) and ultrasound.  Presently, he is studying to obtain his diplomat from the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians and is a participating member in the American Chiropractic Association, the National Strength and Conditioning Association and a member in the North American Spine Society.
Dr. Marranca is a conservative spine rehabilitation specialist focused on the detailed evaluation and treatment of spinal injuries such as motor vehicle accidents/whiplash injuries, work related injuries, headaches, sports-related injuries, disc herniations, pre- and post-operative spinal care, and neurologic conditions that can be improved or managed by conservative chiropractic care.

Dr. Warren Marranca is now accepting new patients. Please call 298-0368 for Niagara Falls and 688-8815 for East Amherst.

 

 


Dr. Scott Arends

Dr. Scott Arends

Dr. Scott Arends attended Drew University where he placed emphasis on Psychobiology with a minor in Spanish for his undergraduate studies. He received his professional training at New York Chiropractic College. Professionally, Dr. Arends has over 26 years of hands-on clinical experience and expertise. He has been in practice in DeWitt, NY, Syracuse, NY, and Liverpool, NY as well as in private practice in Camillus, NY.
Dr. Arends is trained in IMPAC Vibracussor and Arthrostim and evaluation and management of patients with Scoliosis. He is certified in Backschool and Backsafe where he was a consultant and provided injury prevention consulting services for the workplace. He is additionally certified in manipulation under Anesthesia.

 

 

 


Robbie Butler, M.S.Ac., L.Ac., L.P.N.

Acupuncture by Robbie Butler, M.S.Ac., L.Ac, L.P.N., is an independent office located within Notaro Chiropractic.  

Acupuncture by Robbie Butler, M.S.Ac., L.Ac, L.P.N., came to Notaro Chiropractic offices in November 2018!

Robbie holds a master’s degree in acupuncture from Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine at New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, NY and has been in private practice in Buffalo, NY for nine years. Before returning to Buffalo, Robbie started and ran a “community style” practice in Brooklyn, NY called Brooklyn Acupuncture Project. Robbie completed internships in acupuncture in China and the U.S. in a diverse range of clinical settings and also served on the staff of a cutting-edge New York City hospital-based acupuncture fellowship program at St. Vincent’s Hospital. In addition to her acupuncture experience Robbie has 30 years experience as a critical care nurse and has been a longtime activist on a range of health care and healthcare worker-related issues. Robbie is board certified by NCCAOM in acupuncture.

Acupuncture by Robbie Butler is now practicing at Notaro Chiropractic! She will be at the Grand Island location which is located at 2283 Grand Island Blvd in Grand Island. Office hours are Tuesday 8am-2pm, Thursday 12pm-5pm and Friday 11am-4pm.

She also takes No-Fault and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurances.

Please call 773-2222 for the Grand Island location.


Amy May Fu, M.S.Ac., L.Ac.

Acupuncture by Amy May Fu, M.S.Ac., L.Ac., is an independent office located within Notaro Chiropractic.  

Amy holds a master’s degree in acupuncture from New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in the New York City area. After graduation, she practiced in Chinatown for 2 years. She has been at her current practice, Acupuncture USA, on Maple Road in Williamsville, NY for 17 years and has practiced within Notaro Chiropractic for 5 years and is happy to be back! Her acupuncture services often include facial rejuvenation acupuncture, cupping, moxabustion, Gua shua, Zen Shiatsu, electro-acupuncture, far-infrared heat therapy and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Acupuncture is effective for pain management, infertility, smoking cessation and many other health problems. Amy enjoys traveling the world and is very active promoting the advancement of her profession by lobbying in Washington DC for the “Acupuncture for Our Heroes Act”, a bill that would require veterans and senior citizens to have access to acupuncture services. She has also provided acupuncture for Cirque du Soleil, Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority, Niagara County Community College and Erie County Community College. Amy is board certified by NCCAOM in acupuncture.

Please call 298-0368 for Niagara Falls to book in!


Kathy Good, L.M.T. is originally from Grand Island, NY. She received her Massage Therapy degree from the New York Institute of Massage in April 2010. She is licensed by the state of New York.

Kathy is experienced in Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, medical massage, pregnancy massage, myofascial, reflexology, shiatzu, hot stone massage, post isometric relaxation, active isolated stretching, reflexology, facial rejuvenation and cupping.

Kathy is located within Grand Island Chiropractic at 2283 Grand Island Blvd, Grand Island NY. Her office hours are Monday 10am-7pm, Tuesday 7am-3pm, Wednesday and Friday 8am-5pm, Thursday 8am-3pm and Saturday 7am-12pm. Kathy accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Independent Health flex fit, No Fault (Auto) Insurance as well as cash, check and visa & mastercard payments. Please call 773-2222 to schedule an appointment.

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Cheryl Wilkins, LMT.

Cheryl Wilkins, LMT is originally from Tonawanda, NY. She received her Massage Therapy degree from the New York Institute of Massage in 2003. She is licensed by the state of New York

Cheryl is experienced in Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, medical massage, prenatal massage, aromatherapy, hot stone massage, cupping and positional release therapy.

Cheryl is located within Notaro Chiropractic at 10158 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Niagara Falls, NY. Her office hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8am-5pm, Tuesday & Thursday 8am-3pm and Saturday's from 8am-1pm. Cheryl accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Independent Health flex fit, No Fault (Auto) Insurance, as well as cash, check and Visa/Mastercard payments. Please call 298-0368 to schedule an appointment.


Krissy Tantillo, LMT.

Krissy Tantillo, L.M.T. is originally from Niagara Falls, NY. She received her Massage Therapy degree from the New York Institute of Massage in April 2010. She is licensed by the state of New York.

Krissy is experienced in Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, medical massage, pregnancy massage, myofascial, reflexology, shiatsu, hot stone massage, post isometric relaxation, active isolated stretching, as well as cupping.

Krissy is located within Notaro Chiropractic at 4754 N. French Road, East Amherst, NY. Her office hours are Monday 10am-2pm, 4pm-7pm, Tuesday 9am-2pm, Wednesday 4pm-7pm, Thursday 9am-2pm, Friday 9am-2pm and Saturday 8am-1pm. Krissy accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Independent Health flex fit, No Fault (Auto) Insurance as well as cash, check and visa & mastercard payments. Please call 688-8815 to schedule an appointment.


Alana Lentini, LMT.

Alana Lentini, LMT. is originally from Amherst, NY. She received her Massage Therapy degree from the New York Institute of Massage in 2016. She is licensed by the state of New York.

Alana is experienced in Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, medical massage and pregnancy massage.

Alana is located at the Niagara Falls/Wheatfield office at 10158 Niagara Falls Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY. Her office hours are Monday & Wednesday 8am-6pm, Tuesday 8am-5pm, Friday 8am-3pm, and Saturday 8am-12pm.

Alana accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Independent Health flex fit, No Fault (Auto) Insurance as well as cash, check and visa & mastercard payments.

Please call 298-0368 for the Niagara Falls/Wheatfield to schedule an appointment.


Amy Dauer, LMT.

Amy Dauer, LMT. is originally from Buffalo, NY. She received her Massage Therapy degree from the New York Institute of Massage in 2015. She is licensed by the state of New York.

Amy is experienced in Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, medical massage, cupping, TMJ work and pregnancy massage.

Amy is located at the Niagara Falls/Wheatfield office at 10158 Niagara Falls Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY. Her office hours are Fridays 10am-2pm.

Amy accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Independent Health flex fit, No Fault (Auto) Insurance as well as cash, check and visa & mastercard payments.

Please call 298-0368 for the Niagara Falls/Wheatfield to schedule an appointment.


Margaret Lewis, LMT.

Margaret Lewis, LMT. is originally from Western New York and graduated in 2018 from the New York Institute of Massage Therapy.

Margaret is experienced in Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, medical massage and pregnancy massage.

Margaret is located at the Niagara Falls office at 10158 Niagara Falls Blvd. Her office hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday from 9am-4pm and Saturday 8am-12pm.

Margaret accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Independent Health flex fit, No Fault (Auto) Insurance as well as cash, check and visa & mastercard payments.

Please call 298-0368 for the Niagara Falls office to schedule an appointment.


Kalista Nizialek, LMT.

Kalista Nizialek, LMT. is originally from Western New York and graduated from the massage therapy program at Niagara Country Community College and has her associates in Applied Health.

Kalista is experienced in Swedish and hot stone massages.

Kalista is located at the Grand Island office at 2283 Grand Island Blvd. in Grand Island. Her office hours are Monday & Wednesday 9am-6pm & Friday 8am-1pm, and Saturday 8am-12pm.

Kalista accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Independent Health flex fit, No Fault (Auto) Insurance as well as cash, check and visa & mastercard payments.

Please call 773-2222 for the Grand Island office to schedule an appointment.




Holly House, LMT.

Holly House, LMTgraduated from the New York Institute of Massage Therapy in 2011.

Holly is experienced in Swedish, deep tissue, pregnancy and medical massages.

Holly is located at 2283 Grand Island Blvd in Grand Island. Her office hours are Tuesday 9am-6pm, Wednesday 10am-4pm, Friday 8am-12pm and Saturday from 8am-4pm.

Holly accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Independent Health flex fit, No Fault (Auto) Insurance as well as cash, check and visa & mastercard payments.

Please call 773-2222 for the Grand Island office to schedule an appointment.


Hannah Albrecht, LMT.

Hannah Albrecht, LMTgraduated from the New York Institute of Massage Therapy in 2011.

Hannah is experienced in Swedish, deep tissue, pregnancy and medical massages.

Hannah is located at 4754 N. French Rd in East Amherst. Her hours are  Monday-Friday 9:00am-2:00pm

Please call 688-8815 for the East Amherst office to schedule an appointment.




Lauren Hedges, LMT

Lauren graduated from Fingers Lakes School of Massage in 1997 and has been practicing for all 22 years.

She is well- practiced in basic Swedish, Connective tissue therapy, prenatal massage, sports therapy, hot stones massage, lymphatic drainage and reflexology. Her specialty is manual stretching and manipulation of tissues.  She provides deep tissue massage that is slow and very relaxing. 

Her practice is located at Notaro Chiropractic at 4754 N. French Road in East Amherst, NY.

Her hours are Tuesday from 2pm to 6pm, Thursday from 2pm-6pm,  Friday from 1pm to 6pm and Saturdays from 8am to 12pm.

She is accepting No Fault and Blue Cross Blue Shield for insurance


Jason Young, LMT

Jason graduated from Fingers Lakes School of Massage in 2016 and has been practicing for 3 years.

He has experience in basic Swedish, deep tissue, medical massages, herbal detox massage, and hot towel muscle melts. 

He is the LMT on-site for massages at Citi group every other Wednesday.

He is accepting No Fault, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Independent Health for insurance as well as cash patients.

 

 

 




Rachel Dispenza, LMT

Rachel Specializes in swedish and deep tissue massages.

She will be located at our Niagara Falls location at 10158 Niagara Falls Blvd Niagara Falls, NY 14304.
Her hours will be Monday 12pm-6pm, Tuesday-Friday 9am-6pm and Saturday 8am-12pm. She is now accepting appointments during those times.
She is now accepting bcbs and no-fault insurances.

 

 


Jodi Notaro, M.B.A.

Practice Director

Jodi Notaro received her MBA in Strategic Management from Niagara University and received her Bachelors Degree majoring in Management Information Systems from the University at Buffalo.

Jodi is the Practice Director of Grand Island Chiropractic as well as Notaro Chiropractic East Amherst & Notaro Chiropractic Niagara Falls since January of 2006. Jodi's hobbies include exercising & spending time with family. Jodi loves to work with people, enjoys learning new things and creating new projects!


Amanda Witzling

Billing Manager

Amanda Witzling received her Bachelors in Fine Arts from Buffalo State. Amanda began her career with Notaro Chiropractic Offices as a chiropractic assistant in September 2011.

She has worked her way up to a Billing Manager at Grand Island Chiropractic & Notaro Chiropractic! Amanda's hobbies include reading and playing the piano!


Julie Villont

Office Manager Assistant/ Claims Assistant

Julie Villont is originally from Niagara Falls, NY. Julie began her career with Notaro Chiropractic Offices as a chiropractic assistant in March 2014.

Julie has worked her way up to Office Manager Assistant! Julie's hobbies include art, camping, traveling and spending time with family and friends!


Jennifer Paonessa

Office Manager Assistant/Claims Assistant

Jennifer Paonessa is originally from Niagara Falls, NY. Jen began her career with Notaro Chiropractic Offices as a chiropractic assistant in October 2015.

Jen has worked her way up to Office Manager Assistant! Jen received an Associates Degree in Applied Sciences/Criminal Justice in 2009. Jen's hobbies include camping and spending time with family!


Carla Johnson

Assistant Manager

Carla Johnson began her career as an Assistant Manager with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in August of 2018! Carla enjoys reading and spending time with her dogs and cats.



Jimmy Olson

Assistant Manager

Jimmy Olson began his career as an assistant manager with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in August of 2019! Jimmy's hobbies include exercise, golf, hockey, spending time with family and friends.



Sarah Perkins

Assistant Manager

Sarah Perkins began her career as an assistant manager with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in September of 2019! Sarah's hobbies include spending time with her family and writing!



Jamie Tonaus

Assistant Manager

Jamie started her career at Notaro Chiropractic as an assistant  manager in October of 2019. Her hobbies include spending time with family, and baking.



Kelli Mooradian

Office Manager Assistant/Claims Assistant

Kelli Mooradian began her career as a chiropractic assistant with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in November of 2017! Kelli enjoys teaching dance to kids and cooking!


Annita Baker-Shultz

Claims Assistant

Annita Baker-Shultz began her career with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in May of 2014 as a chiropractic assistant. She enjoys running and spending time with family and friends!


Rebecca Kerr

Claims Assistant 

Rebecca Kerr began her career as a chiropractic assistant with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in February of 2019! Rebecca enjoys photography and being outdoors.



Molly Pakosigan

Chiropractic Assistant 

Molly Pakosigan began her career as a chiropractic assistant with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in November of 2018! Molly enjoys camping and spending time with her friends and dogs.



Kassandra Heimgartner

Chiropractic Assistant 

Kassandra Heimgartner began her career as a chiropractic assistant with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in January of 2019! Kassandra enjoys doing arts and crafts.



Kori Jasper

Chiropractic Assistant 

Kori Jasper began her career as a chiropractic assistant with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in April of 2019! Kori is a volunteer fireman and enjoys watching her kids play baseball.



Brittany Columbo

Chiropractic Assistant 

Brittany Columbo began her career as a chiropractic assistant with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in July of 2019! Brittany's hobbies include spending time with her family and camping!



Melanie Sweeney

Chiropractic Assistant 

Melanie Sweeney began her career as a chiropractic assistant with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in September of 2019! Melanie's hobbies include spending time with her family and taking care of her horses!



Renee Krstevski

Chiropractic Assistant 

Renee Krstevski began her career as a chiropractic assistant with Notaro Chiropractic Offices in September of 2019! Renee's hobbies include spending time with her friends and family and working out with her husband!



Lorraine Robinson

Claims Assistant

Lorraine started her career at Notaro Chiropractic as a claims assistant in September of 2019. Her hobbies include spending time with family, playing with her dogs and going canoeing.



Albert Butzer

Chiropractic Assistant

Albert started his career at Notaro Chiropractic as a chiropractic assistant in October of 2019. His hobbies include snowboarding, hiking, playing guitar and piano.