Dr. Jim Louro
Dr. Jim has been a licensed Chiropractor for over 25 years.. He graduated from Life Chiropractic College in 1989. Prior to studying at Chiropractic School, he attended and played College Football at Division Three Powerhouse Montclair State College. He also attended The Pre Chiropractic Science Program at Brookdale Community College . While studying Chiropractic at Life College Dr. Jim became a team member of the Internationally known Life Rugby Football Club. With the Running Eagles RFC Dr. Jim was a first team member of two National Graduate School Championships as well as a Division One 3rd place finish. That same team was invited to the Seoul Korea Olympic Rugby Exhibition Series prior to the Seoul Olympics. Dr. Jim continued his success on the rugby pitch with many individual honors as a player and team success as a part of a US team to tour Zimbabwe, South Africa, and a National All-Star Championship representing the Metropolitan Union. Over his many years as a player he was able to hone his professional skills of patient care as a Team Doctor throughout his playing career. He brings this knowledge and experience of dealing with International and National elite athletes as well as his years of Team Doctor for the Monmouth Rugby Football Club and his current position as a Safety Officer to over 10,000 youth athletes in Jersey Shore American Youth Football and Cheerleading to his office on a daily basis. In June of 2010 he was given the honor of being named the Team Chiropractor for the USA Rugby Eagles. He is shown here prior to their Test Match against the French A Team at the Red Bull Arena.
As someone who has recovered from a career threatening reconstructive spinal surgery he is acutely aware of what it takes to rehabilitate and strengthen the spinal column and its surrounding core structure. Under the training and with the combined knowledge of former Ironman Athlete and current Nationally recognized trainer Joseph Leone of the Atlantic Club of Wall NJ., Dr. Jim will work with individual patients and athletes to develop a specialized rehabilitative and injury preventive program.
"It is my goal to make you the best that you can be in life and in your training. I want you to live life to its fullest with pain free daily living and success at all your endeavors. I live what I do on a daily basis through Chiropractic and my faith and will do my best to impart that energy to you so you may achieve all that you can conceive. I will treat you as I would a member of my own family".
Yours in Health & Wellness
Dr. Nicole Tukdarian
Dr. Nikki graduated from the University of Miami in 2009 with a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology. After working as a chiropractic assistant and falling in love with the chiropractic profession, she attended Life University in Marietta, GA where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Doctorate of Chiropractic in June 2014. She also completed a Masters degree in Sports Injury Management where she graduated Summa Cum Laude in December 2014.
Dr. Nikki believes that lifelong education is the key to being a strong practitioner. She has completed continuing education certifications in the following:
Graston Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Technique- M1 & M2
Functional Movement Systems- Level 1
Select Functional Movement Assessment- Level 1
RockTape Fascial Movement Taping- Levels 1 & 2
Primal Movement Chains
Beyond extensive formal education, she believes her history as a three-sport athlete and clinical experience treating populations from professional athletes to octogenarians gives her unique insight into assessment and treatment.
Outside of work, Dr. Nikki enjoys spending time with her boyfriend Chris and their two dogs, working out, pretending to be athletic by playing sports she used to be good at, listening to records from her growing collection, tirelessly quoting her favorite movies and TV shows and meeting new people.