Dr. Rob Manning
Chiropractor

Dr. Robert Manning is the owner and director of Optimum Health and Performance. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise and Sport Science from Ithaca College and a Doctorate in Chiropractic from New York Chiropractic College. He is a licensed USA Cycling Level 3 cycling coach specializing in power based coaching.

Himself an endurance athlete and frequent cyclist and hiker, he has a special passion for athletes and helping them perform to their potential. His education and previous experience help him to care for patients with an innovative and “out of the box” approach. Utilizing traditional chiropractic techniques and the newest rehabilitative procedures lets him take a multi-faceted approach to pain relief and rehabilitation.

Dr. Edward Camacho, ICCSP
Chiropractor

Dr. Edward Camacho is an accomplished Chiropractor with a BS in Kinesiology and Athletic Training from Penn State University and a Doctorate in Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic. A former athlete with a passion for health and nutrition, he has extensive post-graduate training in the treatment of sports injuries.

He is an International Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician and also holds a diploma in Human Nutrition. He is a certified NeuroKinetic Therapy practitioner and has experience with Graston Technique, Active Release Technique, and FAKTR techniques. He is also the author and publisher of the book “Athlete25 Project” which details twenty-five areas that any athlete of any age can improve upon.

Administrative Staff

Patty Richie
Director of Marketing & Communications

Patty supervises the daily operations of Optimum Health and Performance.  She works as both a Front Desk Representative and occasionally as a Chiropractic Assistant. Patty studied at York College of Pennsylvania with an emphasis on Biology and Human Anatomy, with goals of working further in the healthcare field.  She strives for every patient to have a pleasant experience at the office and is always available to discuss any questions or concerns that may arise during your visit.

Amy Carr, NCICS
Medical Billing Manager

Oversees all aspects of insurance and patient billing for Optimum Health and Performance. She is always available to discuss any billing or insurance questions with our patients. Amy is a graduate of Bucks County Community College and Harris School of Business with degrees in Human Services and Medical Billing and Coding.

Front Desk & Chiropractic Assistants

Terri Graham
Records custodian

Terri manages patient records while also working with Motor Vehicle and Worker’s Compensation cases. Terri contributes to overseeing the Front Desk by answering patient calls, helping patients with appointments, and verifying patient insurances and referrals. She is a familiar face in the Yardley area as she also cuts and styles hair at a local salon.

marcy wieczerzak
Lead Chiropractic Assistant

Marcy leads our team of Chiropractic Assistants by ensuring the highest quality patient care during each visit. She is currently attending Montgomery Community College and focusing on an Associate’s Degree in Medical Laboratory. She intends to continue her education and pursue a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Genetics and Bioinformatics.

Leeann matteson
Patient care coordinator

Leeann works closely with patients to help them understand their medical conditions and how their specific Treatment Plans are vital towards recovery.   Leeann holds Bachelor’s Degrees in Nursing as well as Health & Wellness.  She is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Perioperative Nursing. Leeann is well known in the local community as a lifestyle photographer, specializing in family portraits and special events.  

Meredith pastor
Chiropractic Assistant

Meredith assists both doctors by applying therapies, such as electrical muscle stimulation and decompression therapy,  to patients.  She is also pursuing a degree in veterinary technology in hopes of applying her patient care experience to animals as well.

Joyce Myers
Chiropractic Assistant

Joyce’s friendly face can be found escorting patients through the halls of OHP and providing therapies before and after patients receive treatment from the doctors. Joyce is currently attending The School of Body Therapies to soon become a Licensed Massage Therapist.

Massage Therapists

Kathy Pfender, LMT
Massage Therapist

Kathy has been practicing Massage Therapy for 14 years.  She studied at the Professional School of Massage and is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association.  Kathy approaches a patient’s needs with a variety of massage and myofascial techniques, including deep tissue massage, cupping, Gua Sha, and cervical & lumbar work that is specific to muscular attachments.

Barbara B, LMT, NCTM
Massage Therapist

Barb is nationally certified and is a member of the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals.  She graduated from The School of Body Therapies in Langhorne.  Barb specializes in deep tissue massage and integrative massage, incorporating additional modalities, such as stretching and cupping.  As a triathlete herself, Barb is sensitive to athletic injuries and finding the best methods for healing.

Laura Satterthwaithe, LMT
Massage Therapist

Laura graduated from The School of Body Therapies in 2009 and is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association.  Laura most often combines massage with acupressure and trigger point work, as well as connective tissue techniques.  She is especially passionate about massage cupping.  Laura provides a fully integrated approach for each client and is known for her ability to work deeply with a nurturing, therapeutic touch.

Jennifer Needham, LMT
Massage Therapist

Jen is nationally certified and a member of the American Massage Therapy Association.  She has specified certifications in deep tissue massage, trigger point technique, fascial release techniques, maternity massage, Thai massage, TMJ massage, and seated massage. Jen believes in tailoring a massage towards the individual needs of each patient by using multiple modalities to obtain the best possible results.

Laura Brasberger, LMT
Massage Therapist

Laura graduated from The School of Body Therapies and is a member of the American Massage Therapy Association.  She specializes in trigger point therapy and deep tissue work.  As a Reiki master, Laura works with patients to bring the body and soul into balance and helps create a deep and healing relaxation.

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