Our Cape Coral and Fort Myers locations are temporarily closed due to Hurricane Ian.
Meet our Vero Beach team.
Dr. Bruce Gelch
Dr. Bruce Gelch has resided in South Florida since 1979. He attended Miami Sunset Senior High School, then graduated from the University of Florida. He attended Life Chiropractic College, graduating in 1994, and has been practicing in South Florida since.
Dr. Gelch has always had a love for sports and exercise and has a passion for helping others to be healthy and live pain free. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his twin girls and enjoys running, playing golf and exercise.
Cyrus Ghavam, MD, FAAOS
Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
Dr. Cyrus Ghavam, MD, FAAOS is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with over 30 years experience. After obtained a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science from Stanford University, he graduated with distinction from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in Miami. In May 2017, Dr. Ghavam obtained an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Dr. Louis Starace, MS, MD
Dr. Louis M. Starace has practiced personalized, professional orthopedic care for more than 20 years. After earning his fourth degree from New York Medical School, he was Chief Resident of Orthopedic Surgery at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center.
Dr. Starace focuses on improving his patients’ daily lives, eliminating pain and optimizing body function.
Charise Guadarrama, RPA-C
Registered Physician Assistant Certified
Charise attended college in New York, earning degrees from St. John's University and Touro College. She has gained years of experience as a physician's assistant in hospital and urgent care settings. Charise received her PA certification from the State of Florida in 2006. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the National Committee on Certification of Physician Assistants.