Dr. Melissa Hoffmann
Dr. Melissa Hoffmann is a Doctor of Chiropractic who has over 14 years of experience with diagnosing and treating a multitude of musculoskeletal conditions in all ages from birth to senior ages. Dr. Hoffmann is able to help those who have Sports Injuries, Automobile Accidents, Slip-and-Fall injuries, or Work-related injuries. Dr. Hoffmann also offers Dry Needling and additional care for patients wanting to achieve wellness through maintenance treatment and/or nutritional supplements.
Dr. Melissa Hoffmann is originally from Southeast Louisiana, and had the opportunity to travel with her husband who was serving our country, then finally returning to her home state of Louisiana, and resides in Mandeville. She attended her undergraduate studies at University New Orleans, Pima Community College, University of Arizona, and Parker University, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology. Dr. Hoffmann completed her chiropractic studies at Parker University in Dallas, Texas, where she received her Doctor of Chiropractic degree in January 2009.
Dr. Hoffmann is not only a chiropractor, she is a mother of four children, and married over 20 years. Having dealt with personal experience in treating her own children, she is described as a “natural” when treating other children, from birth to adolescent ages. She also has a passion for working with the expectant mothers and helping them enjoy the beautiful gift of pregnancy in a pain-free state. She studied with the International Chiropractic Pediatrics Association where she learned holistic chiropractic care for both children and expectant women and has additional training with the Webster adjusting procedure, a specific technique for expectant mothers.
When she is not in the office treating patients, Dr. Hoffmann spends time with her family and sharing her passion for chiropractic and wellness with others. Her unique treatment style, constant drive and ambition, and passion for helping all achieve health makes Dr. Hoffmann the chiropractor for your needs!
Chase Raimer – Exercise Therapist & Personal Trainer – Team Leader
Chase graduated from Delta College and was on the Presidential List for Therapeutic Massage. He also acquired his Personal Training Certification in 2021 and has a passion for educating people on the proper ways of exercise and healthy living. Chase is native to Mandeville and attended local schools. When Chase is not helping improve the function and mobility of our patients he likes to paint, enjoys traveling, and building computers. Chase began working at Hoffmann Chiropractic in fall of 2018 and he looks forward to helping all with achieving their personal health and fitness goals.
Jennifer Marchese – Front Desk Coordinator
We welcome Jennifer to our Team at Hoffmann Chiropractic!
Rachael Bowden – Licensed Massage Therapist
Rachael Faith Bowden graduated in 2015 from Delta College in Covington, Louisiana with a diploma in therapeutic massage awarded to her as a graduate on the Dean’s list. Rachael is a current resident of Mandeville, but native to Slidell. Rachael is also a musician and member of a Slidell based band. She also previously attended Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond as a music major for a few years. Rachael is a mother of a little boy whom she spends a majority of her time with, while still remaining focused on her career. In our office, Rachael incorporates aspects of trigger point, myofascial release, and craniosacral therapies to establish maximum restoration to the patient’s quality of life. Rachael began working at Hoffmann Chiropractic in fall of 2017.
Anita Glamuzina – Licensed Massage Therapist
Anita is a licensed massage therapist and graduated in 2008 from Delta college. She has additional certifications which allows her to offer more services such as cupping, kinesio-tape, prenatal massage, and sports massage. Anita was born in Croatia and became a United States Citizen in 1992 at the age of 18 years old. She is the mother of three children and enjoys fishing and dancing. Anita began working at Hoffmann Chiropractic in 2017 and has an obvious passion for helping others.