Originally from New Jersey, Dr. Steven Melilli has resided in the Clearwater area since 1982. He attended Countryside High School and graduated from the University of Florida with honors with a degree in Microbiology and Cell Science. He then graduated from Life University, School of Chiropractic, Summa Cum Laude. Dr. Melilli is a licensed Chiropractic Physician and has been serving the Clearwater community since 1996. He is certified in Cox Flexion-Distraction technique which reduces intradiscal pressure to lessen or resolve spinal disc bulges or herniations. He is also a Certified Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner (CCEP) which focuses on restoring function to joints of the extremities. He has attended multiple symposiums on articular neurology and it's affect on the spinal column and physiology of the human body in addition to post-traumatic spinal disorders with an emphasis on cervical acceleration-deceleration (whiplash) injuries.
Dr. Melilli has built a solid reputation based on the sound principle of delivering professional, high quality health care service to each and every one of his patients. Dr. Melilli takes great pride in his work and the exceptional level of service he provides to all his patients. His goal is directed at pain intervention and control, followed by and in-office and at-home active exercise rehabilitative program. This approach reduces the need for long treatment programs, limits the number of office visits, lowers overall cost of treatment and promotes self-reliance.
Instead of just treating your symptoms, Dr. Melilli is primarily interested in detecting, reducing and preventing the causative factors that limit you from achieving optimal health. Getting involved in the right treatment plan along with proper nutrition and exercise can resolve your condition effectively. Serving patients the natural way is priority number one!
Since the inception of Melilli Chiropractic and Rehab Center, Dr. Melilli strives to provide treatment options to your symptoms. Various modatlities including physiotherapy, neuromuscular and massage therapy, rehabilitative exercises, nutritional supplementation are sometimes necessary adjuncts to the chiropractic adjustment to achieve your goals.