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Brandon Chiropractor

Serving Brandon, Valrico, Riverview, Gibsonton, Apollo Beach, Fish Hawk, Seffner, Plant City, and Tampa

Whether you require physical therapy or chiropractic care, our Brandon chiropractor office utilizes state of the art medical equipment to provide our patients with the best possible treatment for their pain.

Come visit us at our convenient location just off of West Brandon Boulevard. Whether you are a longtime patient or coming in for your first consultation, our experienced and compassionate injury staff will make you feel like a welcome member of the Preferred Injury Physicians family.

Brandon Chiropractor – Injury Services

We help patients of all ages suffering from many types of pain, including:

  • Auto Accident Injury Pain
  • Headaches
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Mid Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Slip and Fall Pain
  • Sports Injury Pain
  • Work Injury Pain
  • and More!

Your Road to Recovery

We love our patients and understand how truly debilitating pain can be. That’s why we continue to enjoy helping countless people recover from pain and injuries through non-invasive chiropractic care. If you are suffering from pain, we want to help you recover, too. Schedule an appointment with an experienced Brandon auto accident doctor to begin your road to recovery today!

15,000+ Patients Treated

✓ 9 Centers Across Florida
✓ 20+ Years Experience
✓ Multilingual (EN, ES, FR, RU)
✓ Top Rated Auto Accident Doctors
✓ Free Transportation for Treatment

Meet Our Team



Dr. Travis Utter

Owner/Doctor (CH10487)

Dr. Travis Utter is a Daytona Beach chiropractor and auto injury doctor. He attended Florida State University and graduated from the University of Central Florida in 2003, where he studied Communications and Science. With a true passion for helping and healing others, Dr. Utter attended Palmer College of Chiropractic. Since graduating in 2011 he has primarily focused on Whiplash related injuries. Dr. Utter is certified in Whiplash & Brain Injury Traumatology, emphasizing the biomechanics of injury mechanisms, occupant kinematics, automobile crash reconstruction methods, our most current knowledge of imaging techniques, and the comprehensive case management of whiplash and related disorders. He currently holds licenses in Florida and Kentucky.


Dr. George Panagopoulos

Chiropractic Doctor (CH11482)

Dr. George Panagopoulos, DC is a graduate of Palmer Chiropractic College and Brandon auto injury doctor. Dr. Panagopoulos is a disciplined and compassionate Doctor of Chiropractic medicine with a current Florida License and he is board certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners. Dr. Panagopoulos has extensive work and life experience in the auto accident clinical setting, as he became a Chiropractor due to the life altering experience of an auto accident in 2005. "I have made Chiropractic Medicine my life’s passion in helping those who have been injured!"

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Dr. Jay Laurienzo

Chiropractic Doctor (CH12094)

Dr. Jay Laurienzo, D.C. is a Brandon chriopractor for Preferred Injury Physicians. Dr. Laurienzo is well versed in treating patients injuries as a result of a motor vehicle accident, slip and fall or workers comp through a multidisciplinary approach accessing all realms of healthcare throughout treatment. Through the utilization of diagnostic imaging such as x rays, CT and MRI, Dr. Laurienzo aims to fix the cause of the problem rather than mask the symptoms. His network of other providers includes pain management, neurosurgeons, neurologist, orthopedic spinal and extremity specialists. He was born and raised in the Tampa Bay Area and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science at Flagler College and his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at Palmer College of Chiropractic. While attending at Flagler College, Dr. Laurienzo was extensively involved in his studies while concurrently excelling as a student-athlete on the baseball field. He is currently certified to provided Manipulation Under Anesthesia to patients in need of a less invasive alternative to drastic procedures. Dr. Laurienzo strives to ensure his patients with meticulous care tailored to their particular needs by treating the musculoskeletal system through the restoration of bio-mechanical function. Permitting his patients to live the full, functional and healthy life that they are accustomed to with little to no health complications is at the core of Dr. Laurienzo's concerns when consulting with patients and treating his patients. When Dr. Laurienzo is not helping patients, he values spending time with his family, attending a variety of sporting events, and maintaining a rigorous healthy lifestyle.

Chris Hopkins Pipdoc

Dr. Chris Hopkins

Chiropractic Doctor #CH11972

I am originally from Annapolis, MD. I received my undergraduate degree from Towson University and my Doctorate of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, FL. I utilize many different techniques when treating patients to ensure they receive the best results. I have worked with patients in wellness settings, patients with acute and chronic pain, and patients experiencing symptoms such as headaches, neck and back pain, scoliosis, and neuropathies. When I’m not treating patients, I enjoy playing golf and spending time with my wife, kids and grand dog Brinkley.


Rory Newbrough

Therapist/RCA (MA88984) (RCA19950)

Rory Newbrough graduated from Cortiva School of Massage Therapy-Chicago in the Fall of 2014. After graduation, Rory began his career in manual clinical therapy at Olympia Chiropractic in Chicago where he worked for three years dealing with athletic, car accident, and workman’s comp injuries before moving with his wife to Florida. While working with Preferred Injury Physicians, Rory will be helping patients through their exercises and working through their manual therapy. While not at work, Rory is also a Certified Personal Trainer and enjoys helping people reach their max potential.

Rory lives by two quotes: “Today’s pain is tomorrow’s strength” and “Don’t get mad about the results you didn’t get because of the work you didn’t do.”


Naomi Cano

Therapist/RCA (MA88625) (RCA18993)

I was born and raised in the state of Texas and I have been a Massage Therapist for 5 years. My inspiration for Massage Therapy came from my sister and brother-in-law who are also Massage Therapists, and my Mother, Daughter and Fiancée, who have always been my biggest supporters. In my off-time I enjoy watching movies, playing video games, reading and relaxing with my family.


Mabel Morgade

Therapist/RCA (MA71134) (RCA16304)

Mabel Morgade graduated from Sandford Brown Institute as a Massage Therapist in 2013. She is versed in several modalities such as Deep Tissue, Swedish, Hot Stone and Sports massage. She is also trained in Medical massage. She has a passion for working with patients and guiding them through the healing process.


LouAna Ocasio

Assistant Manager/RCA (RCA17692)

LouAna Ocasio earned her high school diploma from East Bay High School in 2003. In 2009 she graduated from Everest University of Brandon, FL with a degree in Massage Therapy. LouAna has worked in Human Resources and as a Chiropractic office staff member since 2011. She is the proud and loving mother of two who enjoys reading and spending quality time with family.

Todd Utter

Chief Operations/Marketing Officer

Kentucky born and Florida raised, Todd has spent the last 9 years in the medical field managing and marketing for orthopedic companies. He now is the acting Chief Operations/Marketing Officer for the company and is focused on creating the best patient experience. His passion for helping others and working with the injured from auto accidents, and sports injuries gives him a true sense of fulfillment. As an advisory member for The First Tee of Tampa Bay he spends much of his free time on the golf course or helping the charity.

Lorraine Rodriguez Pipdoc

Lorraine Rodriguez

Since I was a little girl, I had passion and dedication to help others. That is why I started my career in healthcare. I possess a Bachelor degree in Science of Nursing, as I enjoy every part of the health care industry. I love to learn different aspects in the system as this will help patients. My favorite quote that I use every day at work is: “We are the patient experience.” This truly helps to have empathy and understanding for our patients, co-workers, and all medical staff.