Dr. Charles Liott, D.C., D.A.C.A.N.
Dr. Liott is a Chiropractic Physician who began his practice in Sarasota, Florida in 1982. Following an extensive externship in the Palmer Diagnostic Center with additional training in Radiology and Physical therapy, Dr. Liott has attained years of experience in private practice.
He has dealt extensively with head, back and neck injuries. He completed a three year postgraduate neurology course and is a Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist.
- D.A.C.A.N. Parker College of Chiropractic, Texas
- D.C. (Doctor of Chiropractic) cum laude, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa.
- M.B.A. University of Scranton, Scranton, Pennsylvania
- B.B.A. Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Diplomate American Chiropractic Academy of Neurology
- Diplomate of the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners
- American Chiropractic Association
- Florida Chiropractic Association
Dr. Alfred O. Smith, D.C.
A Chiropractic Physician with Liott Back and Neck Care Center, Dr. Smith graduated valedictorian from Palmer College of Chiropractic where he participated in the X-ray extern program and received additional training in the fields of Radiology, Physical Therapy, and Chiropractic Techniques.
Dr. Smith has been involved in the practice of Chiropractic since 1979. In 1980 he founded Chiropractic Associates of Ashland, in Ashland, Ohio.
Since graduation, Dr. Smith has completed a course of Postgraduate educational training in the field of Chiropractic Neurology, and has had extensive continuing education in Physical and Radiological Diagnostics as well as low back and disc diagnosis and treatment procedures. Dr. Smith has also continued his education in the field of nutrition, including herbal, preventative health care and life extension therapies.
- Completed 300 hour Postgraduate training in Chiropractic Neurology, New York College Of Chiropractic
- D.C. (Doctor of Chiropractic) valedictorian, summa cum laude, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa.
- Undergraduate studies at Murray State and Ohio State University
Dr. Charles Craig, D.C.
Dr. Charles Craig is a graduate from Palmer College of Chiropractic, Florida campus.
Dr. Craig started on this path to health care as a kinesiology movement science graduate from Penn State university. During his college education, Dr. Craig discovered that studying the complexity of the human frame and body was his passion. He worked on extensive research with the top professors at Penn State University and decided that becoming a chiropractic physician was his goal. Dr. Craig is currently finishing his studies In clinical neurology to become a board eligible Chiropractic neurologist.
After interning at Liott back & Neck Care Center with Dr. Charles Liott, and graduating from Palmer College of Davenport, Iowa, Dr. Craig was invited to join the practice. At Liott Back & Neck Care Center Dr. Craig continues to hone his skills and techniques in Chiropractic care such as flexion distraction, laser therapy, gonstead, Myofascial release.
His goal with every patient is to help them reach their optimal health through chiropractic care.
Dr. Charles Craig is from Hazleton, Pennsylvania. He enjoys travel, sports, fishing and the beach.
- D.C. (Doctor of Chiropractic), Palmer College of Chiropractic, Florida
Ruby Marzheuser, RCA3059 – RCA3057
Registered Chiropractic Assistant
Originally from Nashville, North Carolina, Ruby was educated at the National College of Chiropractic and by the Florida Chiropractic Association. Ruby has been with Liott Back & Neck Care Center for over 31 years and has been in the industry for over 33 years. Ruby loves the family the family atmosphere at the center, as well as being able to professionally help patients achieve a pain-free status. Most of her out of the office fun revolves around the arts, festivals and special occasions that our great town of Sarasota has to offer.
Jeannette Ierardi, CCPA – CI668
Registered Chiropractic Physician’s Assistant
Jeannette has raised three beautiful children in Sarasota and has been part of the community here for over 39 years. After enduring a very bad car accident, Jeannette first came to Liott Back & Neck Care Center as a new patient. She was so amazed at how quickly and dramatically their care worked to reduce her pain and get her back to good health that she decided she wanted to help provide those benefits to others as well.
Soon after, she earned her Chiropractic Physician’s Assistance License and has had the wonderful opportunity to be a part of the family at the center for over 9 years. Jeannette loves the work that she does because she believes strongly in everything they stand for: compassion, safety, and helping each patient to reach their full potential. The most rewarding part of her job is being able to give back by helping Dr. Liott and Dr. Smith provide the same amazing care for their patients that she received herself nearly over 10 years ago. If she could say one thing to people considering coming in, it would be, “Come in and see us, so that we can help you live life to its fullest!
Carl Hayes – Fitness Therapist
You can always spot Carl by his great smile. Carl studied Physical Education and Sports Management at West Virginia University. He has been with Liott Back & Neck Care Center for over 15 years and in the industry for over 25 years. Carl received his Fitness Therapy Certification and is also a Certified Personal Trainer through the International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA).
Carl specializes in strength training, flexibility and range of motion. He has also served as the Director of Fitness for the YMCA, Evalyn Sadlier Jones Branch and head football coach for Youth Football FYD. Carl loves seeing the improvement therapy makes for his clients and helping people get back into the game of life.
Julie Morneault, LMT | Licensed Massage Therapist – MA-45679
Julie, originally from Maine, graduated from the Sarasota School of Massage Therapy in December of 2002 and started working at the Liott Back and Neck Care Center in 2006. Julie specializes in deep tissue, trigger point therapy, Swedish Massage and general therapeutic work. The satisfaction she gets from seeing her clients’ improved quality of life after massage therapy brings her joy.
Liz Davis, Reception, CCPA
Certified Chiropractic Physician’s Assistant
Liz is our morning receptionist Monday through Friday. She’s highly energetic and motivated and her warm smile and hello will greet you.
Liz comes to us from Columbus, Ohio. She is married to her husband Jim and have five children between them.
In January 2018, after 2 years of rigorous training, Liz became a certified chiropractic assistant.
We are happy to have her on board!
“I love the staff at Dr. Liott’s office and getting to know each patient. I like the feeling of knowing I am part of the team helping our patients get the relief and healing they need.”
Marian moved to Sarasota in July 2016 from Lewisburg, PA with her husband of 16 years and her three boys.
Before she came to work at Liott Back & Neck Care center, Marian was a patient herself. After being in an accident, Dr. Liott was able to help her recover from her injuries and pain through chiropractic.
In her free time, you can find Marian kayaking, hiking, camping looking for sharks teeth at Caspersen Beach with her family. She also enjoys running and going to the gym. She loves the warm sunny days in Florida and that she no longer has to deal with the bitter cold snowy winters of PA!
Doris Heckman – Bookkeeper
Doris has been in the chiropractic industry over 20 years and has over 60 years of accounting experience. She’s always enjoyed working with figures, which led her to working for a General Motors Dealership and a CPA firm while living in Ohio. After moving to Florida, Doris worked in the travel business for a few years before joining Liott Back and Neck Care Center. She enjoys knowing that her work helps keep the center running smoothly which ultimately benefits the patients. In her spare time, Doris loves to travel and do lots of geneaology research.
Deborah Beauchamp – Billing Clerk
Deborah has been with Liott Back and Neck Care Center for over 14 year. She always likes a challenge, enjoys helping patients get the treatment they need. “I couldn’t ask for a better Doctor or group of people to work with!”