Meet Our Providers
Dr. Frank Musante completed undergraduate and graduate work at Ithaca College in Exercise Physiology. He continued his graduate work at Northeastern University earning a masters of science in Cardiopulmonary Physiology. He then went on to do medical research for Harvard Medical School where he published articles and abstracts prior to returning to the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic and earned a Doctorate of Chiropractic degree.
Dr. Frank is on a mission to help as many families reach their unlimited potential with Chiropractic Care. Dr. Musante is married to Dr Kendra Becker-Musante and has two beautiful children and two dogs.
Dr. Musante lectures on various health topics throughout the nation and the local community. Ask us how he can speak at you organization or business to promote true health.
Dr Musante also provides Chiropractic Care at sporting events, charity organizations, corporate events, and mission trips around the world. Please inquire about one time events or recurring programs.
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Dr. Becker has integrated a Doctor of Naturopathy and Advance Practice Nursing Degree to provide the best possible care to her patients. Dr. Becker understands the importance of integrating conventional and holistic medicine and the importance of combining therapies appropriately.
Prior to becoming a physican, Dr. Becker spent 10 years practicing as an ICU nurse for both adults and children, specializing in cardiac surgery and cardiac anomalies, before studying naturopathic medicine.
Dr. Kendra Becker believes in healing through genetics and specialties in treatment of conditions such as asthma, autism, allergies, and eczema, as well as fertility. Dr. Becker integrates both a conventional background with homeopathic, naturopathic, herbal, and dietary treatments.
Dr. Becker lectures on various topics throughout the nation, has made various TV appearances to discuss the importance of naturopathic medicine, and is a member of various organizations.
Dr Becker hosts a weekly television program called "The Holistic Health Hour" and Published her first book called "A Delicious Way to Heal the Gut"
Dr. Becker is the mother of 2 healthy children, a dog, and 12 chickens.
to learn more about Dr Becker visit her site http://drkendrabecker.com
Dr. Jennah Bakke is a licensed naturopathic physician practicing in Connecticut. She was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota where she grew up with an appreciation of the outdoors and a love of helping others.
Dr. Bakke received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Montana. She spent the following seven years working as a behavioral therapist with children with autism. During this time she was experiencing chronic migraines and generally in poor health. She was introduced to the world of natural medicine which changed her life drastically and led her to pursue a career in natural medicine.
After relocating to the East Coast with her family, Dr. Bakke graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Bridgeport with a doctorate degree in naturopathic medicine. During her time as a student her interest in pediatrics, family medicine and disease prevention grew.
Dr. Bakke uses conventional, functional and alternative diagnostic methods to identify root causes of illness. She prioritizes using the least invasive treatment modalities including: nutritional therapy, herbal medicine, supplements and homeopathic remedies. She aims to educate and empower her patients to take charge of their own health and reach a state of optimal wellness.
Her specialties include:
Pre-natal and Post-natal Care
During her free time, she enjoys cooking, hiking and camping with her husband, son and black lab named Bleu.
Dr. Sarah Schindler specializes in:
PMS, Irregular Menses & PCOS
Preconception & Pregnancy Care
Digestive Issues & Leaky Gut
Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussions
Chronic Fatigue & Fibromyalgia
Anxiety & Depression
Food Allergies, Intolerances, Sensitivities
Acne, Eczema, Psoriasis
Growing Healthy babies
Doctorate, University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport,CT -School of Naturopathic Medicine
Northeastern University, Boston, MA - Bachelor's of Science in Healthcare management
The Institute for Functional Medicine
Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy, Newington, CT
Additional Training & Certifications:
2017-Arvigo® Institute-Certified Arvigo® Maya abdominal massage practitioner
2017-Arvigo® Institute-Advanced pregnancy training
2015-Upledger Institute International- CranioSacral training
2014-present-Nelson’s Bach Flower Remedies-College advocate and educator
2014-Sudharma Institute-Certified Postpartum Doula
2014-International Placenta and Postpartum Association-Certified placenta encapsulation specialist and educator
2013-MotherMassage Certification-Elaine Stillerman
2012-WomanCraft Midwifery program
2012-Sudharma Birth Services-Birth Doula Training
Family Wellness Centre of Connecticut was created by Doctors Frank Musante DC, MS and Kendra Becker, ND, APRN, FNP who envisioned a setting that would bring together Chiropractic, Holistic and Conventional medicine. At The Centre, disciplines of Chiropractic and Integrative Medicine are combined, to elicit the best possible therapeutic outcomes for our patients. We have a Family practice with a comfortable environment for all ages. Families from all walks of life are warmly welcomed from infancy through adulthood. Our Mission is to serve families helping them to maximize their current health status and to keep them that way for a lifetime. Family Wellness Centre of Connecticut, is Your solution to optimal health.
Our goal is to provide patients with the highest quality of care and to teach the skills necessary to thrive in this world.
We have a Family practice in Waterford, CT with a comfortable environment for all ages. Families from all walks of life are warmly welcome from infancy through adulthood. Our goal is to serve families helping them maximize their potential. The absence of pain is not the absence of dysfunction. Someone does not need to be in pain to need care, only the desire to live life to the fullest.
OUR INNOVATIVE CARE
Initial visits include a Detailed Examination that includes: medical history, physical, chiropractic, neurologic, and orthopedic assessment. A personalized care plan is designed. Our first priority is to get you relief and stability. Next, we help to restore proper function of the body creating True Health. Finally, we tailor a plan specifically for you. so you can maintain Optimnal Health and Peak Performance.
The expert providers of The Family Wellness Centre pride themselves on providing the best care possible. At the Coastal Chiropractic & Family Wellness Centre, the patient always comes first.
Our goal is to provide patients with the highest quality of care and to teach the skills necessary to maintain optimal health.
Come visit our Family Friendly office and Start your healing TODAY!!