Dr. Vince Giardina
After a motorcycle accident left Dr. Vince in constant pain, he finally found relief after a visit to a chiropractor. The chiropractic care allowed him to quickly return to his normal pain free activities. This experience and the desire to help others relieve pain greatly influenced his decision to pursue a chiropractic education. Dr. Vince Giardina graduated Cum Laude from Sherman College Chiropractic in 1982 and was winner of the Clinical Excellence Award. Immediately upon graduating, he started a private practice and teaching at the college.
For the last 41 years Dr. Giardina has specialized in working with patients with herniated discs in the neck and low back. Using advanced adjusting procedures, decompression and postural techniques he has helped numerous people avoid back surgery and return to normal living activity.
He is also certified in McKenzie techniques for neck and low back. For over 20 years he has held the position of Adjunct Professor at Ocean County College teaching Anatomy and Physiology in the Science Department.41
Andrew Greenberg, Dipl. A.C., M. Ac.
Andrew is a specialist in pain management and mind-body wellness using Acupuncture and Mind-Body Coaching with Qigong. After graduating from Lakewood High School in New Jersey, he went to University of Connecticut to play baseball with the UCONN Huskies. He then went on to get an MBA from Pace University in New York City. From there he successfully ran his family’s gift store in Lakewood for over 25 years before going into the Green Energy field for 5 years before embarking on his journey as an Acupuncturist.
His sincere caring and compassion for his patients along with unending determination to improve his level of knowledge and clinical results is what sets him apart.
Mr. Greenberg is currently the head of the Acupuncture Department at Ocean Integrated Wellness Center. He is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) in Acupuncture. After receiving his Master’s Degree in Oriental Medicine in 2018, Mr. Greenberg completed extensive graduate and post-graduate studies not only in Traditional Chinese Medicine, but also in PointOSelect Auriculo therapy, Rapid Release Therapy and now, a software program called Acugraph, which is what really sets him apart from other acupuncturists in the area in helping him diagnose and treat his patients.
Andrews’ philosophy is that the modern age is calling all of us to integrate and cross-pollinate medical traditions to create a new, more advanced form of medicine for the next generation. To support this vision, he is constantly working to understand the parallels between TCM and Western biological models, novel ways to communicate holistic medical concepts to a Western-minded public, and to bring in cutting edge technology to help him bring his patients to a level of healthy wellbeing that they never thought possible again.
Andrew sees himself primarily as a coach and teacher, with the goal of helping his patients to rediscover and awaken the natural healing intelligence that often lies dormant or obstructed within.
Mr. Greenberg maintains a busy full-time practice in Toms River, NJ, at Ocean Integrated Wellness Center. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and traveling to various acupuncture conferences and seminars.
Lori Bowden, MSN, RN-Bc, APN, FNP-C
Lori Bowden, MSN, RN-BC, APN, FNP-C is an Advanced Family Nurse Practitioner certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Lori attended Chamberlain University College of Nursing where she received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. After over ten years of bedside nursing, Lori went on to graduate with her Master of Science in Nursing from Walden University. She has extensive experience working in various specialties including Medical/Surgical, Telemetry, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Same Day Surgery, and the Emergency Department.
Tanya Giardina, M.Ed.
Tanya Giardina graduated with her masters degree from Georgian Court University. Her work in the field of Essential Oils has helped people around the world.
Tanya’s skill as an educator has helped numerous people who have attended her seminars learn how to use essential oils to improve their lives and wellness by naturally supporting better sleep, healthy skin, strengthening immune & respiratory systems, supporting stress and eliminating toxins.
Our Massage Therapists
Using techniques such as Myofascial Release, Trigger-point manipulation, and stretching, Alexis seeks to bring healing, relaxation and positive change to all her clients. Alexis also specializes in:
- Oncology Massage
- Geriatric Massage
- Myofascial Release Massage