*Includes Health/History Certificate, Complete Spinal Exam, All Necessary X-Rays, Doctor's Report of Findings and Health Care Recommendations.

Meet the Doctors

Dr. Melinda Keller

Dr. Keller is the leader of the Brooklyn Spine Center team and has over 36 years experience. She graduated from New York Chiropractic College. Dr. Keller's warmth and professionalism seem to instantly put her patients at ease. She has become one of the most trusted and well known Chiropractors in New York and was listed as one of the Top Ten Chiropractors in America in 2005. When not caring for patients, she enjoys her family, bicycling, hiking, traveling,and spending time with the elderly.

Dr. Marilyn Appelbaum

Dr. Appelbaum has been practicing chiropractic services for over 30 years. She attended New York Chiropractic College and joined the Brooklyn Spine Center in 2008. Dr. Appelbaum specializes in non-force techniques to manage patients ranging from infants, children and adults. She received advanced training in non surgical spinal decompression, Kinesio Spider Tech taping methods and Body Zone Posture Strengthening Program. In her spare time, Dr. Appelbaum enjoys spending time with her family and takes spin classes.

Dr. Thomas Dickert

Dr. Thomas Dickert graduated cum laude with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College. Dr. Dickert met Dr. Keller on a chiropractic mission trip to the Dominican Republic and decided to join the Brooklyn Spine Center. When not in the office, "Dr. Tom" enjoys camping, and fishing. He is also currently working on a Diplomate in Chiropractic Pediatrics so that he can better serve the families in our community.


Dr. Laurie Lamarre

Dr Laurie Lamarre attended the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic where she received a doctor of chiropractic degree and a masters of science in human nutrition. She joined the Brooklyn spine center in 2013. Outside of the office, "Dr Laurie" enjoys spending time with her family and is a very active member of her Haitian Assembly of God church in New Jersey, where she lives.