DR. ROBERT DENERO, DC
Dr. DeNero became interested in chiropractic when he followed his father on a visit to get adjusted. The doctor was very thorough in his explanations for what he was doing and why, which sparked an interest in the profession. Since that time, Dr. DeNero has devoted himself to learning as much as he can about the human body and how it works. He has shown a great aptitude for both adjusting and non-adjustive techniques and specializes in finding a treatment option that the patient will be most comfortable with. Since his first exposure to the profession, he has held strong to the belief that treatment should be built on educating the patient first and foremost, and so he takes time to teach each and every person that he has the pleasure to work with.
Dr. D is a graduate of New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls. He lives in Pittsford with his wife Larissa and their two boys, Lincoln and Cash.
Dr. DeNero's schedule is:
M, T, W, F: 9am - 6pm
S (every other): 9am - 2pm
DR. PHILIP BECHARD, DC
Dr. Bechard, a former chronic neck pain and headache sufferer, decided to pursue a career in this profession after finding relief from years of pain through his experience with a chiropractor. He appreciated the hands-on approach to care and combined with the advice and home exercise given to him he was able to take control of his own problem and was quick to overcome. It is because of his experience that he continues the tradition of providing education to his patients in a simple understandable manner to help them achieve quick success.
A graduate of New York Chiropractic College, he has been a practicing chiropractor in Rochester NY since 2012. Dr. Bechard is a health explorer, exercise advocate, vegetarian, and an avid outdoorsman.
Dr. Bechard's schedule is:
M, W, Th, F: 7am - 5pm
S (every other): 9am - 2pm
dr. michaela devaney, dc
Dr. Devaney is a native of the area and grew up in Victor, NY. She completed her undergraduate degree at Syracuse University, graduating Magna Cum Laude from the biology program. She then went on to complete her Doctorate in Chiropractic at New York Chiropractic College (now known as Northeast College of Health Sciences) in April of 2021. While at NYCC, Dr. Devaney was on the dean’s list for 10 consecutive trimesters, was inducted into the Phi Chi Omega Honors society, and graduated top of her class, with honors. She had the unique experience of growing up as the daughter of a chiropractor and has had the privilege to see how the profession has transformed over the last 20 years. Dr. Devaney places an emphasis on cultivating a strong doctor-patient relationship, as trust and understanding are essential to providing the best possible care to her patients. She believes in finding the root cause of your pain, rather than just treating a set of symptoms. She looks forward to working with all types of patients in order to help them live pain-free life. Outside of the office, Dr. Devaney likes to spend nights relaxing with her two cats, Nacho and Midnight, as well as adventuring/going on hikes with her significant other, Cody.
Dr. Devaney's schedule is:
M, T, W, Th, F: 9am - 6pm
S (Every other): 9am - 2pm
dr. rupina khanna, dc
Dr. Khanna grew up in Toronto, Canada where she completed her undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences at University of Ontario Institute of Technology. She was always interested in pursuing a holistic approach to heath and wellness which is what lead her to Chiropractic. She pursued her Doctorate at Life West Chiropractic College in San Francisco, California. After graduating in 2019, she went on to practice in her hometown in Toronto. Her focus is on establishing specialized care plans for each individual based on their needs, applying manual and instrument adjusting approaches to help patients find the best versions of themselves.
She's always treated New York as a second home, and was happy to relocate when her husband, Shubh, was presented with a job opportunity in Rochester. In her time outside the office, Dr. Khanna likes to explore new food places with her husband and spend time outdoors with their dog, Bruno.
Dr. Khanna's schedule is:
T, Th: 9am - 6pm
M, W, F, s: By Appointment
Sage Barber, LMT
Sage is a graduate of Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage and a native of Rochester. They believe that wellness should not be out of reach for anyone looking to improve themselves, no matter a person's age, gender, sex, race, financial status, or one's physical or mental ability.
Sage believes that practices such as massage and Chiropractic care should be more accessible and affordable to those that need it. In order to build a stronger, healthier community, they have joined the Mt. Hope office in hopes of doing just that.
Sage's schedule is:
T, Th: 9am - 6pm
F: 1:30pm - 6pm
S: 9am - 2pm
Eden Lowery, LMT
Eden graduated from the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage here in Rochester. Prior to massage therapy, Eden worked as a Certified Nurse’s Aide for two years near the Thousand Islands of Northern New York. There, she found a passion for helping her patients using massage to help ease their chronic pains and stresses.
Eden is here at Mount Hope Chiropractic and Wellness in search of widening her knowledge in the medical field of massage. She strives to provide the best care possible to each patient she comes across.
Eden's schedule is:
M, w: 9am - 6pm
F: 9am - 1:30pm
ZACH OWENS, LMT
Zach spent the opening years of his career as a massage therapist working in a high volume setting to gain hands on experience. He has worked with a wide variety of clients across many demographics, and as a result has gained a diverse set of skills. Zach is interested in using these skills to help as many people as he can in his career. He has an active interest in working with more athletes, which is why we've brought him into our office to compliment our treatment style.
Zach's schedule is:
W, T, F, S: 9am - 6pm
VANESSA BURCH-REINHARD, OFFICE MANAGER
Vanessa joins the Mount Hope Chiropractic team with almost twenty years of experience in various avenues of healthcare. She was born in South Philadelphia and grew up in Canandaigua, NY where she also attended Finger Lakes Community College, graduating with high honors. Vanessa has spent most of her career in Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine offices, making her well-versed in Worker's Compensation, auto accident claims, and general health insurance. She is also experienced in marketing, especially managing and creating content for social media. Vanessa is delighted to be part of the Mt. Hope Chiropractic team, and loves helping our staff and patients with whatever she can.
Outside of the office, Vanessa enjoys attending sporting events, concerts, theater performances, local festivals and events, and spending time with her family. She resides in Honeoye Falls with her fiancé, James, her two children, and their family pets, Beans and Otto.
JILL CORNaIRE, front desk
Jill has been a member of the Mt Hope Chiropractic and Wellness team since April of 2021. She is the Jack (& Jill) of all trades in our office; whether it comes to offering knowledge and information to patients, taking phone calls, collecting payments, or troubleshooting office matters, Jill can do it all.
She is currently a Psychology major at SUNY Geneseo, and is a research assistant in the Neuropsychology department at the University of Rochester. In her spare time, Jill enjoys hanging out with friends, and spending time with her daughter, Kleo.