The Team

Dr. Timothy DeCanio, DC


 Dr. DeCanio is the author of a life changing book on key ways to improve your health, achy joints and neuropathy. Dr DeCanio is a board certified chiropractor. He has multiple bachelors degrees, a doctorate in chiropractic from the prestigious Logan College of Chiropractic, a diplomat in chiropractic neurology and the coursework completed for a masters in neuroscience. Dr DeCanio specializes in the treatment of pain syndromes and all natural disease prevention and treatment utilizing functional medicine. He is a loyal, happy husband and father to two boys. He enjoys running, golfing and swimming. 

Dr. Steven Karm, DC


Dr. Alejandro Miquel, MD


 Dr. Miquel comes from a long lineage of medical doctors. His father was his inspiration to patient care. Dr Miguel graduated from Unibe Magna Cum Laude in 2004 and went on to complete his residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. He is the proud recipient of many awards, including the health grades honor roll and “most seen patients” award in family medicine 4 years in a row. When Dr. Miguel is not treating patients, he enjoys spending time with his 2 young sons and wife. 

Dr. Kristen Joseph, DC


Dr. Kristin Joseph received her Bachelor of Science from the University of North Florida in Jacksonville. She then went on to attend Logan College of Chiropractic in which she received her Doctorate of Chiropractic. She has in excess of 120 hours in post-graduate coursework on the care of pregnant women and pediatric patients. Dr. Kristin understands that pregnancy is an important time in a woman’s life, and the need for a fully functioning body is crucial to her and her developing baby’s health, as well as a labor and delivery with no complications. She is a Fellow of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (FICPA) and is certified in the Webster’s In-Uterine Restraint Technique.

Dr. Chase Fifarek, DC


Dr. Chase Fifarek grew up with a family of five in Haslett, Michigan. After completion of his Bachelor’s of Science degree from Michigan State University he pursued his dream of helping people by attending chiropractic school. There he developed a passion for Chiropractic along with lab analysis, and nutrition.

After completion of his Doctorate of Chiropractic, Dr. Chase and his wife moved to the Englewood area where they are near family and excited to enjoy the new climate! Dr. and Mrs. Fifarek look forward to being active in the community and promoting health and wellness throughout.

Dr. Jeremiah Joseph, DC


 Dr. Joseph is a highly acclaimed speaker, author, educator and board certified Chiropractic Neurologist. For years, he was a radio talk show host, guest of many radio and television programs like the nationally syndicated MANCOW show, FOX News, LEADING EXPERTS, WFLA and ABC News to name a few. He is a national platform speaker and has inspired thousands of suffering individuals for almost a decade with his groundbreaking messages of wellness, health and recovery. His national selling book Recover Your Health can be found at and Barnes and Noble. His lectures at hospitals, churches, corporations and foundations throughout the state of Florida number in the thousands, and he has helped many thousands of patients get well, feel better, increase their energy, and get off of medications. As a radio talk show host, and guest of radio and television programs, he inspires thousands of suffering individuals each year with his unprecedented ideas on wellness, health recovery, and service. Their remarkable approach for total health and wellbeing are the foundation to their thriving local practice in Port Charlotte. Their strongest premise is to build health by finding the cause and remove older failing methodologies of treating symptoms and disease. Their love for his patients is what shaped the cutting edge healthcare found in their center in Florida and encouraged them to develop the attainable, four step methods that are found in Dr. Joseph’s groundbreaking book, Recover Your Health.

Merri Lee Rhodes, ARNP


 Merri Lee received her bachelor of science degree from Gannon University in Erie, PA. She received her Masters in Nursing from Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA.  She is currently enrolled at the University of North Florida preparing for a Doctorate in Nursing Practice.

Dr. Barry Butler, MD


 Dr. Barry Butler graduated from University of Miami and then went on to medical school in New Jersey. He is a primary care doctor who specializes in family medicine and internal medicine.