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Welcome to Millhopper Medical Rehabilitation Specialists
Your Gainesville CHIROPRACTOR

Call us at (352) 375-3668 today.


Rehabilitation describes specialized healthcare dedicated to improving, maintaining or restoring physical strength, cognition, and mobility with maximized results. Typically, rehabilitation helps people gain greater independence after illness, injury, or surgery.

Physical rehabilitation helps people of all ages who have medical conditions, illnesses, or injuries that limit their regular ability to move.

Finding support in your recovery process

Our program is designed to help accelerate the healing process and provide stability and strength within the injured area. Without proper rehabilitation of injury, complete functional restoration cannot be achieved. We are here to help throughout the process.

Specialized Treatment Programs Developed for Individual Needs.

Treatment often includes exercise, especially for patients who have immobilized or who lack flexibility, strength, or endurance. Our specialists encourage patients to us their muscles to increase their flexibility and range of motion. The goal is to improve how an individual functions at work and at home.


The body was meant to move. At Millhopper Medical Rehabilitation Specialists, we utilize a streamlined active care plan to strengthen and stabilize the injured area, getting you back to life as soon as possible.


Besides spinal and extremity manipulation treatments, different types of therapies are managed. These treatments help reduce edema and swelling, improve circulation, decrease pain, decrease inflammation, produce endorphin and help restore and maintain proper bio mechanics.

Process for healing

At Millhopper Medical Rehabilitation, we help maximize your complete recovery.

*Trained professionals evaluate your rehabilitation needs.
*Specialized treatment programs developed for individual needs.
*One-on-One physical therapy helping you get back to life.                                                                                      *Co-management with other specialists as needed.

For more information or to schedule an appointment with our Gainesville specialists, call (352) 375-3668 today!

Dr. Laura McChesney

 Millhopper Medical Rehabilitation Specialists

(352) 375-3668

2341 NW 41st Street, Suite C
Gainesville, FL 32606

Meet the Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Michael T. Liuzzo B.A.D.C.
    Chiropractic Physician ​

    Dr. Liuzzo has been in practice since 1988 in the Greater Gainesville area. He started his practice in the MidTown area, across from Alachua General Hospital in 1988 and in 2012 moved the practice to the Millhopper area. Where it is established today.

  • Dr. Rick Dubas
    Chiropractic Physician

    Dr. Dubas has been in practice since 1978. He started his practice in Homestead, Florida and after a hurricane devastated the area - he moved to the Gainesville area. He loves the outdoors and water sports.

  • Dr. Laura W. McChesney
    Chiropractic Physician

    Dr. McChesney graduated from the Florida campus of Palmer College of Chiropractic in 2010. A University of Florida alum, she has resided in the Gainesville area for over 20 years. Techniques include Advanced Proficiency rated in Activator Method, diversified, Thomson Drop, and myofascial release. A lifelong chiropractic patient herself, she enjoys helping others live a better quality of life.

  • Isabella Liuzzo
    Office Manager

    Born and raised in Gainesville, Florida, Bella earned her A.A. in Biology from Santa Fe College. She has a heart for helping others and loves outdoor activities. Some of her favorite pass times are Rock climbing, cooking, and spending time with her border collie, Logan.

  • Debra K. Liuzzo
    Medical Billing Manager

    Sweetheart and married to Dr. Michael Liuzzo, parent of their two daughters and oversees the practice billing. She holds a degree in Pharmacy and volunteers throughout the North Central Florida community.


Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "I was in a car accident and have been receiving treatment here at North Florida, and I would like to say I have found the staff to very friendly and they really care about the patients. They show a great concern about your injuries."
    Gregory B.
  • "Dr Laura is amazing! Everyone is very friendly. Plus Bella, the office manager, is super organized."
    Jennifer P.

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Monday, Wednesday, Friday:

9:30 am - 6:00 pm


11:00 am - 4:30 pm


12:00 pm - 3:30 pm


10:00 am - 12:00 pm