Most of us have experienced a painful bout of low back pain brought on by a seemingly innocuous movement such as bending over to pick up a pencil or a dropped set of keys. These painful episodes m ...View Article
Dr. Larry Lesser is a graduate of City University of New York at Brooklyn College. He received his doctorate in 1987 from Palmer College of Chiropractic-West, where he was also a faculty member. Coming from a social work back ground, Dr. Lesser brings to his practice a deep understanding of people and their health concerns. Dr. Lesser is a Diplomate in Acupuncture (Dipl. Ac.) from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). To receive this designation, as Dr. Lesser has, a practitioner must successfully pass rigorous testing in clinical competency and advanced acupuncture knowledge.
Dr. Nora Wilson-Lesser graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic-West in 1986. She also was on the faculty at Palmer-West. Dr. Wilson-Lesser was a surgery technician in the United States Air Force before choosing to become a Doctor of Chiropractic. Dr. Wilson-Lesser has the distinction of Fellow from the Internation Academy of Medical Acupuncture (FIAMA). Dr. Wilson-Lesser is a Certified Chiropractic Wellness Specialist (CCWS), a certification awarded through the National Wellness Institute. This program's focus is on wellness prmotion, wellness coaching and the reinforcement of healthy behaviors in our community.
Dr. Lesser and Dr. Wilson-Lesser chose to live and practice in Spotsylvania, Virginia over 20 years ago. They are both licensed by the Virginia Board of Medicine to practice chiropractic and acupuncture. They believe in treating the whole person by balancing the physical and energetic aspects of the body. They are among the first practitioners in the greater Fredericksburg area to offer a holistic approach to health and to encourage the idea of wellness.