Dr. Niele Maimone - Doctor of Chiropractic
Dr. Niele Maimone began Align Healing Center in 1999 with the intention of providing gentle, effective chiropractic care to the families in her community. She graduated from Life West Chiropractic College after pursuing her undergraduate work in Health Science at Cal State Hayward.
Dr. Maimone's focus on assisting people in their healing process began with her own healing journey. As she began to cleanse her body of physical and emotional toxicity she started to see positive changes in her mood, energy level, cravings and physical symptoms. Dr. Maimone has created the list of services available at Align from those that best served her in her healing process. Addressing the body physically, chemically and emotionally is Dr. Maimone's passion and her holistic approach to restoring health has helped many people burdened with long-term pain, allergies, and stubborn medical conditions.
Judy Gregoire - Office Manager
Judy moved to California from the East Coast where she was born and raised. Upon graduating from college, she began a 13-year career in the insurance industry working for several major international carriers in the Professional Liability arena. Judy was personally introduced to the benefits of chiropractic care over 15 years ago and joined our team in 2011. Judy is passionate about living a balanced and vibrant life and she and her family continue to use holistic chiropractic care as part of their wellness lifestyle.
Jason Vawter - Phlebotomist / Laser Assistant
Jason is a Danville native working as a Phlebotomist and Laser Assistant at Align. He studied Exercise Biology and Communications at the University of California, Davis and is preparing to return to school to pursue a career in the Health Care Industry. He strives to use his passion and knowledge of exercise, biology and nutrition to help those around him optimize their lifestyles through movement.
Nicole Bovard - Massage Therapist
Nicole graduated in 2014 from The National Holistic Institute of Massage in Los Angeles, CA, after completing over 900 hours of structured class time as well as Internships. The program included Sports Massage, Deep Tissue, Neuromuscular Therapy (Trigger Points), Myofascial Release, Swedish Massage, Shiatsu, Reflexology, Anatomy & Physiology.
In her professional career she has worked alongside chiropractors, and fitness experts, all while learning about balancing and aiding the body’s natural healing process with bodywork and massage. Being an athlete herself, Nicole has worked with pro football, tri-athletes, cyclists, swimmers, runners, and physical therapy patients and those recovering from injuries.
Firishta Balooch - Phlebotomist / Laser Assistant
Firishta grew up in her home town of Brentwood where she attended Diablo Valley College, attaining her Associates in Science as well as her Degree in Medical Assisting. Although most of her career has been in the biotech/ pharmaceutical industry, Firishta has always had a passion for the medical field. It is because of this drive for helping people that has lead her to Align Healing, where she is working as a laser technician and a phlebotomist. She is currently back in school to pursue a career in the health care industry where she hopes to gain more knowledge to better help others.