Dr. James Gomes served in the US Marine Corps and worked in the Veteran’s Administration in New Haven, CT, helping fellow soldiers. A father of two young children, he has extensive experience working with athletes of all ages.
Dr. Stacy Tam
Dr. Stacy Tam has postgraduate certifications both in Active Release Technique (ART) and Activator Proficiencies. She also has training in rehabilitation, nutrition, and pediatric chiropractic.
Dr. Jennifer Eames
Dr. Jennifer Eames is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. Here she is pictured with three-day-old Riley Clark during Riley's first chiropractic visit
 

“At Marion Family Chiropractic, you are treated with kindness.  They listen to your problems.”                                                    - Donna Tufts, Mattapoisett


Dr. Jennifer Eames grew up in Marion and attended the University of North Carolina on that school’s prestigious Morehead Scholarship, the highest academic grant offered by that university.  While at UNC, she was a member of four NCAA championship teams in women's soccer and became involved in team handball, eventually competing on the US national team in that sport.  She then received her Doctor of Chiropractic degree with highest honors, as the top clinician in her class from Sherman College of Chiropractic in South Carolina.  She also received the schools distinguished service award, which is only given on the occasions that a graduating student has "exceptional contribution to the school and her field."  She is also a published researcher, and has presented her theory on the role of the nervous system and proper joint function in maximally coordinated movement at a national chiropractic research conference.

Dr. Eames is certified in the Webster Technique by the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, and is a member of both that organization and the Massachusetts Chiropractic Society.  She uses many different chiropractic techniques depending on the needs of the individual patient.  Those include Diversified, Toggle-Recoil, Gonstead, Activator Methods, SOT, Thompson, Logan Basic, Chiropractic Biophysics, Flexion/Distraction, and extremity adjusting.

Outside the office, she enjoys travelling and has lived throughout the US as well as in Australia and Norway. She is the proud mother of her son Grayson.


Dr. Stacy Tam, from Boxborough, Massachusetts was a four-time varsity letter winner in high school and captain of the Acton-Boxborough’s state championship swim team. She went on to graduate cum laude from University of Massachusetts at Amherst, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in biology with a minor in psychology.  Dr. Tam also competed on UMass’s women’s swimming and diving team. Other organizations that she proudly participated in were the ALANA (African, Latino, Asian/ Pacific Islander & Native American) Diversity and Opportunity Program and ULARC (United Learning Asia Resource Center). Through these programs she donated valuable time and patience to mentor other students in their studies.
Dr. Tam then attended Palmer College of Chiropractic West in San Jose, California where she earned her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree.  She also was one of the few chosen to participate in the Palmer Clinic Abroad Program in Brazil, a program that travels with senior- level students to underserved populations to broaden their clinical, educational, and cultural experiences.

Dr. Tam has postgraduate certifications both in Active Release Technique (ART) and Activator Proficiencies.  She also has training in rehabilitation, nutrition, and pediatric chiropractic.

 


Dr. James Gomes was born and raised in Fall River.  He attended local schools and graduated from Durfee High where he was captain of the football and baseball teams.  After high school, Jim enlisted in the United States Marine Corps.  During his service, he was meritoriously promoted four times and participated in Operation Iraqi Freedom.  Later he went on to attend the University of Bridgeport where he earned both his bachelor’s of science and his doctorate of chiropractic degrees, graduating with honors.  While attending University of Bridgeport’s College of Chiropractic, Dr. Gomes was chosen as one of few students to do an internship at the Veteran’s Hospital in West Haven, CT. 

Dr. Gomes is certified in Active Release Technique (A.R.T.), which is a soft tissue, movement based, massage technique that treats problems of muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves.  A.R.T. is effective in treating many different ailments including headaches, neck, back and shoulder pain, carpal tunnel, sciatica, and plantar fasciitis, just to name a few.  Other techniques that he utilizes include Diversified, Gonstead, Flexion/Distraction, Traction, Activator, extremity adjusting and Graston.  During his off time, Dr. Gomes enjoys fishing and the outdoors and spending time with his wife, daughter and son.


 

 

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Marion Family Chiropractic

238 Wareham Rd - PO Box 148 - Marion, MA 02738

(508) 748-6632 - (508) 748-6649 (fax) 

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