Dr. Zev J. Myerowitz Jr., D.C., DABCA, Dipl. Ac. (IACA), cSSHP, M.S., Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM), L.Ac., ART
Director: Integrative Health Services
A Maine native, Dr. Zev J. Myerowitz Jr. simultaneously completed his doctoral studies at New York Chiropractic College and a Master's degree at the Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. He is Maine's leading specialist in Active Release Techniques (ART), a patented soft tissue treatment and diagnostic technique. Zev also holds a post-graduate certification in Sports Science and Human Performance, as well as subspecialties in rehabilitation and functional movement. His clinical experience is international, having completed internships at the Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Hangzhou, China; as well as throughout the VA hospital system in upstate New York. Dr. Zev was recently named the 2017 MCA Doctor of the Year
By attaining the highest levels in academic and clinical training in several synergistic health care disciplines, the team at Cape Integrative Health employ a truly multi-disciplinary skill set in patient-centered care. Results have spoken for themselves, as patient demand has necessitated expansion into a new 7,000 sq foot facility in Cape Elizabeth, ME.
Dr. Zev is passionate about living life to the fullest. He is an accomplished triathlete and cyclist and competes on an international scale, qualifying for and competing in at the highest levels of the sport, including the Hawaii Ironman World Championship.
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 CIH 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!
Joshua Bailey DPT
Joshua received his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise and Sports Science from Colby-Sawyer College, in New London New Hampshire, and his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of New England. During his time at school, Joshua was a member of the Men’s Basketball and Men’s Soccer Teams. Prior to and while completing his Doctorate studies he worked in the fitness industry, managing two fitness centers and fitness programs, one at the Samoset Resort along the coast of Maine and the second for the University of Southern Maine’s Portland campus.
Previously Joshua has had experience in a hospital based outpatient rehabilitation clinic in Southern Maine, an Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy clinic in Saco, as well as Portland, where he treated a variety of patients with post surgical, sports and chronic injuries. Joshua is currently a certified Mulligan Certified Practitioner and has continued to develop his manual techniques to address acute and chronic orthopaedic injuries. His affiliations include:
Credentialed Clinical Instructor through the APTA, a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Joshua has a great interest in the sport of golf and biomechanics of the golf swing and is both a Titleist Performance Institute Certified Fitness Professional and also is a Certified Level II Medical Professional through TPI. Joshua joined CIH in 2017 as a staff clinician in Cape Elizabeth. As an orthopedic specialist his clinical interests include post surgical rehabilitation, sports specific rehabilitation, and assessment of biomechanical abnormalities of the lower extremity and the foot. Joshua is a native of Central Maine and currently resides is Scarborough with his wife and three boys, where they enjoy activities such as hiking, cycling, running, and playing golf.
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.
Samantha Gendron, MSAOM, L.A.c., Dipl. OM
Her interest in acupuncture started when she started receiving treatments to help with symptoms of Lyme disease. Samantha’s acupuncturist inspired her to learn and grow so she could give back and heal the members of her community, which started her journey to the Finger Lakes.
Samantha graduated with honors from the Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine of New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, NY. There she completed over 3,000 hours of intense didactic and clinical training to receive both a Master’s of Science in Acupuncture and a Master’s of Science in Oriental Medicine, as well as a Bachelor’s of Professional Studies. She is nationally accredited from the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)
While attending NYCC Samantha was inducted into the Phi Chi Omega honor society, remained on the Dean's list every trimester throughout her studies, was the recipient of a Distinguished Service Award, and gave back to the campus community via tutoring, student government, and working in the Admissions Office.
Samantha has experienced clinical training in both the United States and China at the Zhejiang University Hospital in Hangzhou, China. Her studies included lectures and clinical rotations focusing on acupuncture, abdominal microsystems, herbal medicine, tui na, cupping, treatment of facial paralysis, stroke recovery, respiratory disorders, gastrointestinal disorders, gynecological disorders, and weight loss.
She has practiced in a variety of clinics including the Seneca Falls Health Center, NYCC Campus Health Center, and the VA Medical Center in Canandaigua, NY.
Samantha has now returned home to share her experience and knowledge with the community that helped to shape her into the woman and practitioner she is today.
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 CIH 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, Medical Assistant
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 CIH 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.