Meet the Doctors

Scott Siegel, DC, CSCS, CPT

Dr. Scott Siegel is a Life University Graduate and has been practicing Chiropractic for over 30 years.  His techniques include full spine, diversified, drop table, Pierce, SOT, Cox, toggle recoil and instrument adjusting.  Dr. Siegel is certified in Graston technique and kinesiotaping.  He is a Certified Personal Trainer and Strength and Conditioning Specialist.  Dr. Siegel has taken numerous post-graduate courses in topics such as sports medicine, nutrition and advanced technique.  He is an avid runner and triathlete, completing an Ironman and over 30 marathons.

Caitlin Siegel, DC

Dr. Caitlin Siegel graduated Cum Laude from Life University.  Her techniques include full spine, diversified, activator, Thompson and Gonstead.  She is certified in Active Release Technique (ART), a soft tissue therapy and focuses on extremity related issues such as arm pain, leg pain, plantar fasciitis, etc.  She also incorporates Graston technique, kinesiotaping and other soft tissue therapies into her practice. She is an avid trail runner and triathlete, completing an Ironman and multiple ultra-marathons.

Cecilia I. Leppen DC

Dr. Cecilia Leppen is a graduate of Life University and brings to our clinic nearly 30 years of experience.  Dr. Leppen has helped patients of all ages, from newborns to seniors, providing chiropractic care for the entire family.  She excels in helping patients with complex problems including chronic pain, extremity adjusting, pregnant women with back pain, infants with colic or reflux, and children with sports injuries.  Her techniques include activator, drop table, as well as diversified. She grew up Downriver and enjoys gardening in her spare time.

Christine Sanfilippo, DC

Dr. Christine Sanfilippo has been practicing Chiropractic for over 15 years.  Her techniques include diversified, drop table and activator.  She is certified through the International Pediatric Association in adjusting pregnant women, babies, children and teens. She is also certified in the Webster Technique. She practices part time on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays by appointment.  When Dr. Christine is not here she can be found teaching in the Health Science

Department at Baker College, or substitute teaching for Grosse Ile Schools.

Our Doctors are in network with most insurance plans including BCBS, Medicare, Medicaid, Molina, Meridian, HAP, Aetna, Priority Health and more.  

Meet the therapists

Veronica LaCasse, LMT

Veronica is a graduate of Irene’s Myomassology Institute. She is very passionate about learning new skills and techniques. In the past 14 years she has not only obtained a massage license but is also an EMT, certified yoga instructor, and has trained in various forms of martial arts. Veronica is able to blend the knowledge and skills from her past successes to offer busy moms to pro athletes, relaxation, sports recovery, and new found strength in mind, body and soul. Veronica is a proud parent of grown twin daughters. They help motivate her and stay focused on what she loves (Helping others!)​​


Veronica is experienced in:

Myofascial Release

Thai yog

Cupping

Reiki

Trigger point

Tracie Jager

Born and raised right here in Woodhaven tracie has a passion for massage as well as nutrition and exercise. Tracie attended  National Institute of Technology in Dearborn.  She graduated in 2002 as a state licensed massage therapist.  Tracie’s 15 years of experience gave her the knowledge and expertise to work with a variety of techniques.  


Tracie  is experienced in:

Swedish massage 

Deep tissue massage 

Therapeutic massage 

Sports Massage

Myofascial release 

Karen Markham, LMT

She graduated from Irene's Myomassology in February 2013; She has been part of the Siegel Chiropractic team since November 2013. 

She holds a RN degree from Henry Ford CC, having worked in the ICU and CCU at several of the area hospitals. Currently she is also a legal assistant for State Farm.


Karen is experienced in:  

Deep tissue

Hot rock

Myofascial release technique. 

Jerry Vallade, LMT CMT

Jerry was born and raised in the downriver area except for 12 years in South Bend, Indiana. He graduated at the top of his class in 2003, from Lewis School of Massage in Hobart, Indiana. Since graduation Jerry has continued his education with classes in hot stone massage, reflexology, and advanced anatomy and physiology. He is also a Reiki practitioner. 
As well as working in the salon setting, Jerry was a massage therapist for Henry Ford Hospital, Wyandotte in outpatient orthopedic rehab. He is also a certified member of the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals.
Jerry is married and has three adult children and five grandchildren. He enjoys walking his dogs and riding his motorcycle.