Meet the Doctors

Mark L. McGowan, D.C.

                 Mark L. McGowan, D.C. is internationally known as an expert in the field of Wellness. As a renowned lecturer and wellness coach, he focuses on dispensing dynamic health information in a clear, concise format so that anyone easily can apply what they learn to their daily lives. Dr. McGowan has been serving the Greater New Bedford and Fall River areas since 1991 from his practice in North Dartmouth.   His mission is to ensure that everyone in this community knows the truth about the body’s power to heal itself and how to access that power toward optimal health.

                    As a member of the International Chiropractic Association and the prestigious Full Potential Leadership program, Dr. McGowan is recognized as one their Platinum doctors an honor reserved only for those who practice with the strictest of integrity and principle. In November 2005, he was named Chiropractor of the Year. His campaign to inspire and mobilize his colleagues and medical professionals alike has earned him the role of LEADER in the New Health Revolution taking place in this country today. Listen Sundays to "Secrets to Living Healthy " airing on WBSM 1420 AM  from 11 AM-12 PM or 8-9AM on WSAR 1480 AM.  This information will change your life!



Dr. Erik Bjerre, D.C.                                                                                

          Dr. Erik Bjerre graduated from New York Chiropractic College in 2002 and has been committed to helping the people of our community achieve optimal wellness through natural chiropractic care and healthy lifestyle habits.  As a chiropractor, Dr. Erik believes in the importance of "walking the talk" when it comes to good health, and he lives his life by the same practices and principles that he recommends to  his patients.



Meet Our Team

Our team has a huge mission to educate and adjust as many families as possible toward optimal health through natural chiropractic care.  We are dedicated to providing you with the best service and care possible.


     Marcia has been a chiropractic assistant for since 1999 and is passionate about helping entire families learn about health and healing. She is in love with the chiropractic philosophy of how the body heals itself and is dedicated to educating our patients on the best ways to get well and to stay well.   Marcia and her husband, Dr. Mark, have two beautiful and healthy children, Isaiah and Kate, who have been adjusted since birth.  She is a wealth of information on raising healthy families and having healthy homes and is ready to help you on your journey towards health and vitality.  


Tina, a chiropractic assistant for 20 years, is the Director of Patient Affairs and loves seeing patients achieve all their health goals.  With a passion for health and fitness, she is always ready to help you truly live a life of wellness.   When she's not at the office helping patients, Tina can be found at the gym, the Dollar Store, or spending time with her husband and, of course, her cats.  You will see Tina's smile as soon as you enter the office, and she LOVES hugs. 


  Anita is our Public Relations Manager and Chiropractic Assistant since 2002.  She connects with the community to reach as many people possible and educate them about the spine and nerve system.  Anita is the most caring person you may ever meet and she truly has a heart to help every person that comes to the office. 

Anita loves the water. On a warm day, she likes being in her kayak or sipping her coffee while looking out at the sea.  She loves music, vegan cooking, essential oils, all animals, and most of all her husband.