Raised in West Orange, NJ, Dr. Ventola attended Montclair University and graduated with a degree in Health Education, followed by graduate studies in nutrition. After TEACHING and COACHING in the West Orange school system, he served as the COMMUNITY HEALTH EDUCATOR, developing and presenting pioneering wellness education programs to all ages of the general public. Through his work in health education, Dr. Ventola was drawn to the healing arts, and went on to attend Life University and continues to serve as a wellness chiropractor and health educator.
In addition to chiropractic, Dr. Ventola is a Certified HeartMath Practitioner and Certified Stress Trainer by the Wholistic Stress Control Institute of Atlanta. He is also trained extensively in assessing the body for nutrient needs utilizing muscle response testing and laboratory blood work assessments. Dr. Ventola also has certifications as a Certified Traditional Naturopath, Bioenergetic Synchronization Technique chiropractor, and as a Certified Gluten Practitioner.
Along with his professional achievements he considers his highest to be what he has learned from his past experience with inflammatory bowel disease and colon cancer.
During his healing experience he published a book entitled, “Healing Verses of the Psalms” which he continues to consider to this day.
From all of his learning, he has realized how vital it is that we all ADDRESS THE STRESS IN OUR LIVES!