Dr. Donald Antonelli, DC
Dr. Donald Antonelli has been in practice in Union for almost two decades. Dr. Antonelli offers a whole-family concept of chiropractic medicine – treating children, teens, adults and seniors. He specializes in general injuries of the neck and lower back as well as an array of other musculoskeletal injuries.
Dr. Antonelli went through the Union School system, Seton Hall Prep and Seton Hall University, where he obtained his B.S. in Biology. He received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College in 1992. Dr. Antonelli is a member of the Association of N.J. Chiropractors and has a certificate in Chiropractic Sports Medicine. He has been the past team doctor for Union High School’s baseball team and actively contributes to Union’s youth programs and community. He is also the proud father of three daughters.
Dr. Frank Halter, DC
Dr. Frank Halter has been a practicing chiropractor for over ten years. After graduating from Cranford High School, he went on to receive a BS in biology from Stockton College before entering New York Chiropractic College. Dr. Halter specializes in musculoskeletal conditions and his post-graduate studies included active release technique, nutrition and exercise rehabilitation and training.
Dr. Halter has extensive experience treating athletes thanks to his work as a volunteer at the NYC marathon, the NYC triathlon, and through treating WWE wrestlers on location. Dr. Halter is board-certified in nerve conduction studies enabling him to analyze nerve injuries.
Dr. Halter is an active member of the Association of N.J. Chiropractors.
Dr. Tasnim Selim, DC
Dr. Selim is our Chiropractor and Acupuncturist. She earned a Bachelors of Science degree from New Jersey Institute of Technology, and is a former Newark Charter School System teacher.
Dr. Selim studied at the New York Chiropractic College where she received a Doctorate of Chiropractic degree, as well as a Masters of Science in Acupuncture. During her time at NYCC Dr. Selim gained experience in various settings such as the Rochester and Canandaigua Veterans Affairs clinics, Monroe Community Neurological Hospital, Ithaca Free Clinic, Hobart College athletics teams, as well as various marathons in the West and Upstate New York areas. Dr. Selim spent the Spring of 2018 interning in the Zhejiang Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Hangzhou, China where she worked side by side with notable Traditional Chinese Medicine doctors to increase her skill in Acupuncture.
Dr. Selim is experienced in a variety of chiropractic techniques that include both manual and instrument spinal manipulation, rehabilitative and strengthening exercises, soft tissue release as well as passive modalities including electrical STIM, Flexion-Distraction, and Chinese medical massage. Dr. Selim holds additional certifications in Rocktape Sports Taping, FAKTR, Concussion Intervention, and Clean Needle Technique.
Karen Bautista, DPT
Karen Bautista has 13 years clinical experience in Physical Therapy. She earned her Bachelors Degree from De La Salle University in 2000. Karen has extensive experience in treating pre and post surgical shoulder, hand, hip, knee, ankle and spine injuries and teaches work ergonomics for prevention of common work-related injuries. Karen is also a home health physical therapist for 6 years specializing in geriatric rehabilitation which includes cardiac, stroke and post joint replacement management.