A Maine native, Dr. Zev J. Myerowitz Jr. graduated with a B.S. in Human Anatomy from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Los Angeles, CA. He then simultaneously graduated from New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) with a Doctorate and from the Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (FLSAOM) with a Masters degree. He is Maine's leading specialist in Active Release Techniques (ART), the most effective soft tissue injury technique available. Dr. Zev also holds a post-graduate certification in Sports Science and Human Performance, NYCC's athletic specialty certification, and has worked with hundreds of athletes successfully. His clinical experience is international, having completed an internship at the Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Hangzhou, China.
Dr. Zev is the only licensed chiropractor and fully and distinctly licensed acupuncturist in Southern Maine. By holding the highest clinical education in two extremely different yet synergistic health care disciplines, Dr. Zev employs a much broader skill set to quickly and effectively get you well.
Dr. Zev is passionate about living life to the fullest. He is an accomplished Ironman triathlete and currently competes throughout New England. He can often be spotted riding and running throughout Cape Elizabeth. Dr. Zev is continuously furthering his education and is up-to-date on the newest and most effective techniques in both health care disciplines. He also teaches alongside Dr. Zev Myerowitz Sr. at the International Academy of Chiropractic Acupuncture.
Kyle R. Neagle, D.C.
Also a Maine native, Dr. Neagle is a graduate from New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) and is very excited to be joining the Cape Chiropractic and Acupuncture team. His final clinical rotations as a student were served at the Miami Veteran’s Administration hospital where he was able to work alongside physical therapists, occupational therapists, and physiatrists.
Prior to chiropractic school, he played college baseball and graduated with a B.S. in Biology from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine. Beyond traditional athletics, Dr. Neagle is passionate about weight training and fitness, as well as many outdoor activities like wakeboarding, snowboarding, and hiking. He firmly believes that regular physical activity is a key component to a healthy body and a happy mind.
Doctor Neagle’s involvement with groups such as Rehabilitation 2 Performance (R2P) and Motion Palpation Institute (MPI) inspired his movement based, functional approach to assessment and treatment. He is also full body certified in Active Release Technique (ART). Whether your goal is to be able to play with the grandkids more comfortably, climb a mountain, or get into the bottom position of a squat without pain, Dr. Neagle is determined to help you reach your potential and get you back to the activities you love to do!
Amber Myerowitz, M.S., Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM), L.Ac.
Amber began her study of the human body at the University at Albany State University of New York where she graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Human Biology. Her knowledge of anatomy and physiology has helped to shape and inform her work as a clinician.
Amber attended the Finger Lakes school of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (FLSAOM) at the New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) where she was president of her class for 3 years and graduated with a Masters of science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Amber is nationally board certified in Acupuncture by the NCCAOM (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine). As an L.Ac. she has in depth training in a diversity of TCM techniques. Her experience is also international, having completed a clinical internship at the hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Hangzhou, China. Amber treats a multitude of conditions, and her goals are to prevent disease and promote health, energy and vitality through a team approach between the patient and practitioner. Additionally she has a special interest in fertility support, chemotherapy support and stress management. Along with her eastern medical knowledge she is a certified chiropractic assistant.
Amber truly enjoys the Maine outdoors. Growing up in the Adirondacks, Amber has found much similarity, and enjoys hiking and days spent out on the water. She enjoys volunteering at various animal shelters and is an advocate for the World Wildlife Fund.
Karen Monaco, Office Manager
Karen was born in California and was very lucky to have moved around to many different states before her parents retired to Brunswick, Maine. Karen received her Associates degree in Business Management, a Bachelors degree in Healthcare Management and is working on her Masters in Healthcare Management with a concentration in HR management. Karen will also be working on getting certified as a Chiropractic Assistant. She has worked in health care for the last 15 years, in Ophthalmology and Cardiology. Karen has worked in a clinic setting, taught college courses and also worked in management.
Karen joined Cape Chiropractic and Acupuncture in 2016. Most of her time is spent behind the scenes to ensure the practice is running smoothly. She has very high standards when it comes to patient satisfaction, and has a true passion for helping patients.
Karen feels fortunate to live in Coastal Maine and appreciates all the beauty it has to offer. She also enjoys spending time with her family, especially her nieces and nephews.
Karen is a proud to be apart of CCA and the amazing team.
Erika Souter, Patient Care Coordinator
Erika is a Mainer through and through. Born and raised in Cape Elizabeth, she attended the Cape School systems from Pond Cove Elementary through Cape High School. In her mid twenties she moved to surrounding towns, but was always drawn back home. At 20 years old she became a Certified Nurses Assistant through Southern Maine Community College and started working at a nursing home in Falmouth. Her love for her residents kept her there for the next 8 years. Following that she earned an Associates degree in Medical Assisting and worked in the department of Employee Health at Maine Medical Center. In September of 2015 Erika started working at Cape Chiropractic and Acupuncture and immediately fell in love with the tranquil atmosphere and friendly staff. Some of Erika’s passions outside of work include fishing, gardening, pottery, photography and working on building a house and home here in Cape Elizabeth.
Alex Perdomo, Patient Care Coordinator
Alex was born and raised by the water in Portland, Maine. She grew up playing sports; field hockey, ice hockey and softball while enjoying the outdoors. After graduating from Portland High School she went on to Study Social Work at the University of Southern Maine. While at USM, She played softball for four years along with volunteering her time coaching a local girls Ice hockey team. After college, Alex became the Assistant Director of child care at the YMCA of Southern Maine while running an after school program for at risk teens in the portland area. After leaving the YMCA, she continued her work in Human Services with many different populations that included the elderly along with mental and behavioral health. Alex came to CCA as a certified CPR/First Aid instructor and will soon be a certified Chiropractic Assistant.
Outside of CCA, Alex enjoys photography and traveling around Southern Maine to take photos of Maine scenery. She has recently found a new love for working out and has made many life changes to improve herself. Alex recently completed her first 5K and hopes to compete in her first triathlon next summer. She is very excited to continue her volunteer work as a staff member at CCA and continue to spread the word about the great services CCA has to offer.