Mitruska Integrated Wellness Center now offering Acupuncture


Mitruska Integrated Wellness Center – Further Expanding

Now Offering Acupuncture

Perth Amboy, NJ, June 28, 2016– Mitruska Integrated Wellness Center further expands services to include acupuncture.

“We are making consistent strides to further integrate our practice by adding more medical and holistic services so that we can treat patients from a whole body, functional perspective, affording patients the expertise of a wide variety of professionals to work collaborative, all in one location to achieve the best results.” – Dr. Daryl Susan Mitruska, D.C., Clinic Director

Acupuncture is not only known for its ability to stimulate the body and trigger natural processes, but it also balances the energy in the body to address a wide range of disorders such as anxiety, depression, digestive complaints, migraines, arthritis, etc.

A typical treatment comprises of a licensed acupuncturists targeting specific body parts and points to insert fine needles. We proudly welcome our acupuncturist Kathleen Marsh to our team.  Kathleen Mash has a Master of Science degree, is a licensed acupuncturist and diplomate and is nationally certified with the Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.  Kathleen has been practicing acupuncture since 2005 and has extensive experience in treating stress, sleep issues, chronic pain, musculoskeletal issues and gynecology/infertility issues.  Kathleen is also fluent in Spanish, German & French.

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If you would like more information about this topic or to schedule an appointment, please call 732-324-4300.  You may also get more information at

Unsure about how to treat your back pain?

According to US National Library of MedicineNational Institutes of Health, “Low back pain is highly prevalent and one of the most common causes of disability in U.S. armed forces personnel. Currently, no single therapeutic method has been established as a gold standard treatment for this increasingly prevalent condition. One commonly used treatment, which has demonstrated consistent positive outcomes in terms of pain and function within a civilian population is spinal manipulative therapy provided by doctors of chiropractic. ”  Read More 


FREE Wellness Screenings & Workshops

Did you know that we offer FREE Wellness Services & Workshops at local businesses & events.  Watch the short video below to learn more.

Link Found Between Chiropractic Adjustments & Brain Function

Prefrontal cortex (left) - lateral view


Scientists from Aalborg University Hospital in Denmark resently completed their award-winning study and found that Chiropractic adjustments not only provide back, joint and general pain relief but also have demonstrably favorable effects on the prefrontal cortex of the brain. The prefrontal cortex has been linked to personality, complex mental planning, decision making and social behavior moderation.  The benefits of Chiropractic care are truely limitless.

Ref: Dina Lelic, Imran Khan Niazi, Kelly Holt, Mads Jochumsen, Kim Dremstrup, Paul Yielder, Bernadette Murphy, Asbjørn M. Drewes and Heidi Haavik ‘Manipulation of dysfunctional spinal joints affects sensorimotor integration in the pre-fontal cortex: A brain source localization study’ Neural Plasticity; in press.  Full Study

Image: By Polygon data were generated by Database Center for Life Science(DBCLS)[2]. (Polygon data are from BodyParts3D[1]) [CC BY-SA 2.1 jp (], via Wikimedia Commons

Water Challange

Here are a few members of our staff participating in the water gallon challenge. They are reaping the benefits of proper hydration including a feeling of satiety, brighter complexions and improved cognitive functions. The gallon challenge is drinking 1 gallon of water (128floz) over the course of the waking hours of the day. Water intoxication can also occur from drinking too much water, so our staff makes certain to get in the proper minerals through liberal Himalayan pink salt use and Hydrovitalize. Learn more about the benefits of drinking a gallon of water . . .

Water Gallon Challange

Join us in getting

  healthier and more hydrated!

Women’s Right’s Brunch

Today, we celebrate equality!  The right to vote & the right to influence change in policy & practice.  19th Amendment Brunch with the City of Perth Amboy.

Celebration of Women 2015

Celebration of Women 2015

Jingle Bell Run for Arthritis Foundation



Photo courtesy of J. Bayona, Amboy Guardian

Photo courtesy of J. Bayona, Amboy Guardian

Photo courtesy of J. Bayona, Amboy Guardian

Photo courtesy of J. Bayona, Amboy Guardian






Irina waves Hi!

Irina waves Hi!

Dr. Farber

Dr. Farber

Massage Therapy

Massage Therapy

On December 7, 2014, Mitruska Integrated

Photo courtesy of J. Bayona, Amboy Guardian

Photo courtesy of J. Bayona, Amboy Guardian

Wellness Center was honored to sponsor & run in the Jingle Bell Run/Wall for the National Arthritis Foundation.  We had a blast!













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Chiro Bday Cake 9_18_14_02Yes it’s true.  Chiropractic Birthday is today.  We are 119 years old!  So yes, we’ve been around for some time.  Thank you to Seasons 52 of Edison for Celebrating with Us!Chiro Birthday Banner Seasons52 Towner 9_18_14 Jennifer 9_18_14Did you hear that the first #Chiropractic adjustment wasn’t for back pain?