Our Staff

Dr. John P. Broderick, DC

Dr. Broderick has been a licensed Chiropractor since 2000 and is committed to promoting health and drug-free lives for his patients. He said he was first inspired to join the healthcare industry after he was in a car accident as a young man. “I was in my early twenties and thought I was invincible. NOT the case,” Dr. Broderick said.

Dr. Broderick loves spending time with his family and is a huge golf fan. He is one of only 34 chiropractors licensed in the country to go on tour with the PGA! He is the treating physician at The Travelers’ Championship.

Dr. Broderick is proud to say that when a patient comes into the clinic they are going to be treated like family. “Patients quickly understand that we are here for them, to serve them and to get them well,” he said.


Dr. Dragana Doran, MD

Dr. Doran is board certified in Internal Medicine. She attended medical school at Belgrade University in Serbia and completed a fellowship in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and her residency at the Boston VA Medical Center. Dr. Doran has practiced at Soldier’s Home, which is a healthcare facility for Veterans, Whittier Rehab Hospital, New England Sinai Hospital, the PACE program providing geriatric medical care, and Carney Hospital. She is fluent in English, Romanian, and Serbian. She enjoys traveling and is a wonderful baker.


Melissa Broderick P.A-C

Melissa Broderick, DC, PA-C

Melissa Broderick, DC, PA-C, is a board certified Chiropractor and Physician Assistant with more than 10 years of experience treating patients with various musculoskeletal complaints. Melissa graduated from New York Chiropractic College in 2002 and completed her degree as a Physician Assistant at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in 2010. She came to the clinic with emergency medicine experience as well as a love and compassion for helping others. Melissa lives in the Boston area with her husband and two children.


Lori Solo D.P.T.

Dr. Lori A. Solo, PT

Dr. Lori A. Solo, PT, DPT, is a 1990 graduate of Northeastern University with a Bachelors of Science in Physical Therapy. Lori has spent her entire 24-year career practicing part-time in the population of adult neurology and part-time in the population of pediatrics. In 2009 she completed a certificate of Deaf Studies and American Sign Language, and in 2011, she completed her Doctorate in Physical Therapy; completing both courses of study at Northeastern University. She is currently a part-time associate professor at Northeastern University teaching in the adult neurology lab as well as the pediatric development course. She is the guest lecturer for the topics of moderate to severe traumatic head injury and concussions for students in their sixth year of the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program. Once a month she gives an educational lecture on traumatic head injury and victim impact as part of an educational module for people who have been convicted of drunk or reckless driving. She has been married for 20 years and has two children. She will ride her bike or run just about any distance for a good charity.


Nicole LaFleur R.D.M.S 2

Nicole LaFleur, RDMS

Nicole has been a registered ultrasound technologist since 2012. She graduated from Middlesex Community College in 2011 with a degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography and received extensive clinical training at Emerson Hospital. She specializes in musculoskeletal sonography and has been guiding our providers in ultrasound-based procedures for more than a year.


Miranda Archer Office Administrator R.M.A 2.

Miranda Archer, RMA

Miranda is our Office Administrator. After attending The Salter School, Miranda became a Registered Medical Assistant. She performs all of our Nerve Conduction testing as well as keeping the wheels of NEHAW turning. Miranda fit right into our family with her superb organizational skills as well as her amazing bedside manner. Miranda is always here to answer any questions and help in any way necessary.


Brigit Mendez Receptionist

Brigida Mendez

Brigida Mendez is our amazing receptionist and insurance specialist. She has been working for New England Health and Wellness since November 2012.  Brigida has experience working in medical offices for more than seven years and provides a warm welcome to every patient who enters our office. Patients continuously comment on her caring and compassionate disposition. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.


Laurie Cruz M.A.2

Laurie Cruz, MA

Laurie Cruz, MA is our own personal ray of sunshine who oversees stimulation therapy.   She started working at the clinic in May 2012 after working as an aid at an Adult Day Center. She always has a smile on her face and warmly welcomes our patients into the office each day.


Diane Foley Insurance Specialist

Diane Foley

Diane Foley is our insurance supervisor. She graduated from D’Youville Hospital School of Nursing in 1980 and has worked in nursing homes, hospitals, and doctor’s offices as a LPN for many years. Diane became a nanny 16 years ago as her heart belongs to children. She continues to work as a nanny along with her work at NEHAW.


Claudia Quesada

Claudia is our Chiropractic Assistant. After attending Intercoast Career Institute, Claudia brings her skills in the medical field as well as her caring personality to our chiropractic family. Her focus is on patient care and she will work closely with your treating physicians to provide you with the best chiropractic care that the Merrimack Valley has to offer. She also speaks Spanish.


Miranda Whitney

Miranda is our Diet Coordinator. After attending The Salter School, Miranda became a Registered Medical Assistant. Not only is she our Ideal Protein coach, she also works as one of our amazing chiropractic assistants. Miranda fit right into our family with her superb organizational skills as well as her amazing bedside manner. Miranda is always here to answer any questions and help in any way necessary. Miranda has shown us all that The Ideal Protein program works, she has lost 80lbs on the diet and has kept it off!

Here’s a Before & After pictures of Miranda

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