Dr. Jennifer Lynne, DC, FIAMA has a doctorate in Chiropractic and a fellowship in the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture which she received in 2000 and 2001 respectively. A graduate of the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic, she is a licensed chiropractor in the state of Connecticut. Dr. Lynne has also been called upon to function as the physician for professional sports teams such as the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (top affiliate of the New York Islanders). Dr. Lynne oversees all staff and also functions as the primary treating chiropractic physician. All patients are initially seen by Dr. Lynne for an evaluation and a treatment plan is determined per each patients' specific case. Dr. Lynne oversees any other treatment of patients in the office by licensed professionals.
Dr. Lynne’s practice is one of the pillars of the Downtown Bridgeport medical community and the Backstroke boutique is a critical part of the new Downtown retail scene that has developed over the last two years. The business is located in a historic building on McLevy Square in the central business district. While building her practice, Dr. Lynne became actively involved in local civic and professional arenas and has become a valuable player in the Downtown business community. In addition to her practice, Dr. Lynne serves on the DSSD Marketing and Special Events Committee and is an integral part of the Downtown Task Force.
Tracy Fell, LMT is a licensed massage therapist whose main role is to treat patients, who have been prescribed massage therapy and other soft tissue treatment components within the scope of her licensure by a physician. Tracy brings warmth, caring and experience to the practice and is a valuable part of our treatment team.
Laura Sachs has the dual role of receptionist for the chiropractic portion of the business as well as handling the check-out desk for the gift boutique. Laura service as the front of house manager has spanned almst 10 years with Dr. Lynne and it is her commitment to the patients and their needs that keeps The Backstroke as the preferred treatment center for The City of Bridgeport and its employees.
Unlike conventional medicine, which focuses on attempting to treat disease once it occurs, The Backstroke emphasizes improving your health in an effort to reduce the risk of pain and illness in the first place. Most people would rather be healthy and avoid illness, if they could. This is one of the main reasons for the big surge in the popularity of our wellness center.
For some, The Backstroke will take them back to a place that is cozy and familiar, offering a rediscovery of health and wellness that had been previously known but long lost. For others, the journey may offer a new center, one never before experienced.
People are recognizing the benefit of seeking an alternative to traditional medicine; one that will help them achieve and maintain optimal health. Please take the time to meet the doctor, team, and our wellness network dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives.
Team Backstroke believes in the value of wellness care for you and your family and have maintained a pricing structure that allows care for all budgets. Our office participates in most insurance programs. We also accept City of Bridgeport workers compensation cases. For patients who have little or no chiropractic insurance coverage, flexible payment programs can be arranged. To learn more about our payment options for chiropractic and wellness care, you can call our office directly.
Most insurance plans are accepted at our office. Since there are so many plans and coverage varies widely, please call us to find out if your plan covers care in our office. Our staff will verify and explain your benefits before treatment, at no charge.
For patients who have little or no chiropractic insurance coverage, flexible payment programs can be arranged. If you have no insurance or do not have chiropractic benefits there is still a way for you to receive the care you need. Many patients pay directly for care, as they discover chiropractic to be extremely cost-effective and affordable.