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Dr. Ronald Festa Chiropractor

Dr. Ronald Festa, D.C.

Doctor of Chiropractic.

Born: New Kensington, Pennsylvania on February 17, 1967
Parents: Ronald P. (deceased) and Catherine H. Festa
Spouse: Jessica Lynne Festa, married April 17, 1998
Ronald Dominic Festa born March 8, 1992, Nickolas Dimitri Festa born December 22, 1994, Carson Pietro Festa born November 6, 2007, and Cecilia Bella-Jean Festa born November 28th 2009.

Undergraduate College Education: Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
Bachelor of Science (Biology)

Professional Degree:
Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA

Doctorate in Chiropractic, 1992

Board Certified and Licensed: State of Pennsylvania

Practice: Festa Chiropractic & Optimal Wellness Center, opened April 17, 1993

Present or Past Member of:

  • International Chiropractic Association (ICA)
  • World Chiropractic Association (WCA)
  • American Chiropractic Association (ACA)
  • Pennsylvania Chiropractic Association (PCA)
  • International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA)
  • National Institute for Chiropractic Research
  • Foundation for Advancement of Chiropractic Research

Dr. Festa has given over 1,000,000 chiropractic adjustments during his career, to patients ranging from pregnant women and newborn babies to professional athletes and osteoporotic/arthritic centenarians. He has provided professional services for several sporting events and has sponsored a little league baseball and soccer team for the past ninteen years.

He specializes in Optimal Wellness care for entire families and enjoys this lifestyle himself as a regular chiropractic patient for the past forty years.

Dr. Zachary Petrak, D.C.

Dr. Zachary Petrak is a licensed chiropractor in the state of Pennsylvania. Dr. Zak graduated from Highlands High School in 2007 and enrolled at Slippery Rock University immediately after for his undergraduate program. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science in 2012 and began graduate school in January of 2013 at Palmer Chiropractic College of Port Orange, Florida. He then earned his Doctorate in Chiropractic in March of 2016 and has been working as a chiropractic physician since June of 2016. Dr. Zak has had the opportunity to work with many people throughout this community with a variety of health conditions. Having played organized sports into his 20s gave him a passion for working with athletes. He also enjoys working with children and individuals suffering from metabolic conditions. It has been a pleasure for him to serve the community with chiropractic care and he looks forward to continuing for many years to come.

Dr. Nagaraj Kotekal, M.D.Dr. Nagaraj Kotekal, MD

Dr. Nagaraj Kotekal, MD is a Board Certified Anesthesiologist that has many years of research, study and experience in Stem Cells. Dr. Kotekal's objective is to achieve superior clinical skill and experience through a stimulating and challenging clinical environment as well as to make positive contributions to Health Science by way of research. Dr. Kotekal is Medically Licensed with both the Pennsylvania and Ohio State Medical Boards and is a Professional Member of the American Medical Association, the American Society of Anesthesiology as well as the Society of Cardiac Anesthesiology. Dr. Kotekal's education began in India where he obtained his Medical Degree from the M.R Medical College, 1973-1978. After graduating, Dr. Kotekal has worked with the Frankford Hospital of Philadephia, PA as well as Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA and has most recently been with the Ohio Pain Clinic of Dayton, OH. Dr. Kotekal enjoys fine art, oil painting, philosophy, yoga and continuing to expand his education and research studies as he is passionate about our multidisciplinary and regenerative medicine practice.

Katelyn DeMoura, C.R.N.P.Katelyn DeMoura, Nurse Practioner

Katelyn DeMoura is a Family Nurse Practitioner who has been in practice since 2015. She graduated from Duquesne University with a Bachelors Degree of Science in Nursing in 2010. In 2015, she graduated from Carlow University. Her experience includes 7 years of bedside nursing and caring for medical surgical patients. She was charge nurse and also trained and hired new nurses. After gaining nursing experience, she enrolled in a family nurse practitioner program. As a new practitioner, Katelyn gained critical experience with cardiothoracic surgery patients. She is skilled in patient assessments, diagnoses, and formulating appropriate plans for patients across the lifespan.