DR. CRAIG LUCAS
Dr. Lucas is a 1995 honors graduate from New York Chiropractic College. He established Applewood Chiropractic Center in 1997 in Clarion, PA, and the Butler office in 2005. He now provides his signature care to countless patients in both the Butler and Clarion offices. In addition to his wellness-based practice, Dr. Lucas specializes in nutrition for weight loss, chronic health issues, pain management, allergies, and sports performance. He is trained in and uses nine different chiropractic techniques, enabling him to achieve faster and longer lasting results over conventional chiropractic treatments. Since 2003, he has trained multiple doctors within the profession and has helped them sharpen their clinical skills as well as learn the Applewood methods and ideals. Because of his high ethical standards, he has been asked to serve on the physician’s panel for several major workers’ compensation boards. Born and raised in Butler, he and his wife, Meghan, and their five children continue to reside here. Dr. Lucas volunteers his time on various community and district boards as well as being the radio announcer for the Butler Tornado Football games. He has volunteered as the team doctor for the Ohio Glacier baseball organization and is currently serving in the same capacity for the Butler County Baseball Club.
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DR. JULIE DETWILER
Dr. Detwiler is a 1999 honors graduate from New York Chiropractic College. She practiced as an associate doctor in Stow, Ohio for three years then started her own practice in Kinsman, Ohio. In 2011 she joined Primary Health Network to offer chiropractic services to the under-served patients of Northeast Ohio. In 2013 Dr. Detwiler, her husband, and three children moved to the area, and for the next six years, she devoted her time and attention to raising their children. During that time they grew more independent and chiropractic kept calling her back. When this opportunity arose at Applewood Chiropractic, she took it. "It just felt right-the right time, the right practice, the right working environment." Dr. Detwiler was born and raised in south central PA, so when she moved to Butler/Slippery Rock area she says, she, "felt like she was home." She looks forward to serving this community - helping patients understand the power of a healthy mind and body through chiropractic care.
DR. KERA CASCIANO
Dr. Casciano is a 2017 graduate from Life University Chiropractic College. Dr. Casciano began her career working alongside Naturopathic Doctors and earned a certification in Advanced Nutritional Assessment as her core beliefs are rooted in Vitalism. She practiced as an associate doctor in Georgia for the last 3 years and gained expertise in a multitude of adjusting techniques including Activator, Thompson Drop Table, SOT, Upper Cervical and Full Spine Techniques. Being a mother herself, she also made a point to become experienced in the treatment of prenatal, pediatric and postpartum patients.
Dr. Casciano is committed to ensuring each and every patient reaches optimum functionality in order to achieve free-flowing communication between the brain and the body. She is passionate about helping her patients improve their quality of life and maintain the healthiest version of themselves. Dr. Casciano believes in continuing education and staying updated on the latest studies and scientific evidence in order to provide her patients with the highest degree of care. Dr. Casciano recently moved back to her hometown of Clarion, PA and is very excited to be part of the Applewood Chiropractic team. Outside of the office Dr. Casciano is a proud mother and friend of the community, and enjoys an active lifestyle. She is looking forward to serving the community and helping patients reach their best lives through Chiropractic Care.
NEVA MARSH- Butler Office Manager/Practice Billing
KIM SKIDMORE- Butler Front Desk Receptionist
BRENDA FULLER- Clarion Office Manager