Dr. Ventola has always been interested in the health and well-being of individuals and the world at large. Born in Orange, New Jersey, and raised in West Orange, N.J., Dr. Ventola attended Montclair State College (now Montclair University) and graduated with a degree in Health Education, followed by graduate studies in nutrition. After teaching and coaching in the West Orange education system, he served as the community health educator, developing and presenting wellness education programs in that location. Through his work in health education, Dr. Ventola was drawn to the healing arts, and in October 1981 he moved to Georgia to attend Life Chiropractic College (now Life University). He received his Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) degree in 1985, and continues to serve in that field today.
In addition to chiropractic, Dr. Ventola is a Certified Gluten Practitioner (CGP),Certified Traditional Naturopath (CTN), Certified Stress Trainer (CTS), with adjunct certifications in Bio Energetic Synchronization Technique (B.E.S.T.), Meridian Orthopedics.