Meet the doctors

Dr. Ashley Higgins Yanchus, DC

Dr. Ashley Higgins graduated with her Doctorate of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic, Florida Campus in 2009.  She received her undergraduate degree at Monmouth University with a Bachelors of Science in Biology.  Dr. Ashley has practiced at the Chiropractic Family Center since 2009.   She specializes in family health and wellness focusing on prenatal care and infants.  She is also well-educated in nutrition, physical therapy modalities, and rehabilitative exercises.  Dr. Ashley got involved in Chiropractic at a very young age. Since she was a little girl, she has grown up in the office surrounded by the many success stories of her father’s career.  These successes  have been a major influence on her decision to become a chiropractor and follow in her father’s footsteps in providing excellent, compassionate chiropractic care to the families of Brick and surrounding areas. She is currently taking classes to receive her Diplomat in Pediatric and Prenatal Chiropractic through the ICPA and is certified in the Webster Technique.

Dr. Christopher E. Yanchus, DC

Dr. Yanchus received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic – Florida Campus. His undergraduate work was completed as a College Park Scholar at the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiological Sciences, where he developed an understanding of how human movement occurs, the factors that directly or indirectly influence movement and the benefits of a movement-oriented lifestyle. As a chiropractor, Dr. Yanchus focuses on keeping people active whatever age or condition of their bodies while learning exactly what it will take to remain healthy.

In chiropractic school Dr. Yanchus was actively involved in the Pettibon, Scoliosis and Sports clubs. Today he is very active in the sporting community enjoying soccer, surfing, golf and tennis. Through his athletic endeavors, Dr. Yanchus understands how important it is to maintain a healthy spine, as well as return patients to doing the activities they love as quickly as possible.

Dr. Yanchus first joined a multidisciplinary office in January 2009 located in Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, focusing on spinal curve correction in a multidisciplinary practice of chiropractors, physical therapists and pain management medical doctors. There he learned how important proper spinal structure and rehabilitation exercises are to maintain an active body.

Dr. Yanchus has been working at the Chiropractic Family Center with his wife since August of 2010.