EXCITING NEWS! Now Open in the Locust Town Center. LOCUST HEALTH CENTER. Dr. Connie is now practicing in this satellite practice. This new office will also be home to DR. CONNIE'S MARKET, Locust's first HEALTH FOOD STORE.
Dr. Desando graduated from the National University of Health Sciences in December of 2001. Prior to studying chiropractic at National, she received her undergraduate degree in Human Kinetics, Honors Movement Science from the University of Windsor in Windsor, Ontario Canada. Dr. Desando has practiced at Albemarle Chiropractic Center since March of 2002. Since beginning practice, Dr. Connie has found her niche in working with pediatric patients, pregnant women and by providing nutritional support for various common conditions. Currently, Dr. Desando is pursuing continuing education to become a Certified Functional Medicine Practioner (CFMP). In June of 2015, she received her RYT 200 yoga certification.
Dr. Desando is also very active in the community. Her involvement over the years has included executive positions with the Partnership for Children and Stanly County's Chamber of Commerce. In January of 2011, she began her one year term as the Chamber's Chairwoman. For the second year in a row, she brought Dinner on Main (a farm to table event) to Albemarle, NC. Check out this great event on our fb page Dinner on Main. Dr. Connie enjoys teaching patients about the health benefits of purchasing our food locally.
Despite her many responsibities to the community, three children and practice, Dr. Connie enjoys being active! Yoga, running, and crossfit are just a few of her favorite activities!