Dr. Frank Pernice has been in the healthcare industry since 1980. Beginning his commitment to patient wellness, he received his Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Pharmacy from St. John’s University in 1982 and went on to receive licenses in both New York and Florida. Today, Dr. Pernice is currently employed by the Suffolk County Department of Health.
Dr. Pernice continued his education by receiving his Doctor of Chiropractic degree in 1988, graduating Phi Chi Omega in the top 5 of his class. He was licensed in New York in 1988 and Pennsylvania in 1989. In 1990, Dr. Pernice began practicing at Pernice Chiropractic as a member of the New York State Chiropractic Association.
In addition to having a background in Chiropractic care, Dr. Pernice completed post-graduate work in the field of nutrition where he received his Diplomate of Nutrition in 1996. Dr. Pernice became a Licensed New York State Certified Dietitian in 1996.
With certifications in chiropractic care, nutrition, and medicinal drugs Dr. Pernice understands all facets of the musculoskeletal system as well as the effects of proper diet and exercise can have on the body.
As a holistic practitioner, Dr. Pernice has the knowledge and expertise to help you live a long and healthy life. His unique approach to healthcare has been a cornerstone to his practice’s philosophy and the success of his patients.