Dr. Andrea Buccino is a certified chiropractic sports physician (CCSP) and has been in her Cedar Grove location since 2011. Originally from Nutley, New Jersey, Dr. Buccino attended University of Bridgeport, majoring in Biology and graduating in 2003. She then attended University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic where she graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2007, and was presented with the Clinic Service Award for 2007. She did a rotation at the Veterans’ Administration Hospital in Newington and West Haven, Connecticut, under Dr. Anthony Lisi her last year of school.
In 2010, Dr. Buccino felt there was more to learn for her sports-related injured athletes. This led her to study for her CCSP through New York College of Chiropractic in 2011, and is recognized as a CCSP by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians. In 2013, she did a rotation at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where she worked with Olympians and Paralympians as they trained for their sport. She has volunteered for countless sporting events, including the New Jersey Lions Minor League Football Team, and the Princeton University Tae Kwon Do team, standing on the sidelines to address injuries and treat athletes. She is an active member of the ANJC and ACA, and ACA Sports Council.
Dr. Buccino is an adjunct professor teaching Anatomy and Physiology lab at William Paterson University. She has placed in Suburban Essex Best of Essex “Best Chiropractor” six years in a row. Dr. Buccino has recently joined the Pain Team at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in East Orange. She is seeing patients in her private office on a limited basis.