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8621 Summa Avenue
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809
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Denise Rollette, D.C.
2108 Rue Simone
Hammond, LA 70403
Vice President & Immediate Past President
942 O'Neal Lane
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816
Michael N. Traxler, D.C.
18th Street, Ste. B
Monroe, Louisiana 71201
Mark J. Kruse, D.C.
4416 Trenton Street
Metairie, Louisiana 70006
Blvd., Ste. 3
Lafayette, Louisiana 70506
Kelleigh A. Payne, D.C.,
Pelopidas St., Ste B
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122
Ms. Peggy E. Anselmo
Board Consumer Member
13751 Tuckborough Rd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
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that every state auditee (public body and quasi public agency) shall post
information concerning the reporting of the misappropriation, fraud,
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Ned J. Martello, D.C.,
Dr. Martello was appointed to
the Louisiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners in February, 2009.
Dr. Martello is originally from
Independence, LA, and his family relocated to Baton Rouge in 1972.
He is a 1979 Istrouma High School graduate and a 1989 graduate of Texas
Chiropractic College. From an early age, he was interested in
healthcare - particularly orthopedic surgery; however, on a canoeing
trip in 1984, he injured his back and found amazing results with
chiropractic care from his cousin, Dr. Cosimo "Tony" Martello,
one of the Louisiana chiropractic pioneers. He decided to follow
in his cousin's footsteps! After graduating from TCC, he returned
to Louisiana to practice. In January, 1997, he was asked to
co-author the criteria for chiropractic's inclusion in the LA Medicaid
program. He served on the Peer Review Committee of the LA Board of
Chiropractic Examiners from 1994 to 2009. From 1998 to the present, he participates
regularly as an "examiner" for NBCE's Part IV practical exam.
He has 2 sons ages 13 and 10.
Mark B. Kruse, D.C.
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Dr. Mark Kruse was appointed to the Louisiana Board of
Chiropractic Examiners in July, 2000.
A graduate of the National University of Health
Sciences, Dr. Kruse has been in private practice since 1990.
He received his certification in Chiropractic Sports Medicine and
served on the chiropractic medical staff for the 1992 Olympic Track and
He is a board certified chiropractic orthopedist and a
board certified chiropractic consultant. He is a Fellow of the
International College of Chiropractors.
He is published in the Journal of Neuromuscular
Dr. Rollette's info to follow!
Dr. Rollette was appointed to the
Louisiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners in August, 2016
by Dr. John Bel Edwards.
Dr. Cavanaugh graduated from
National College of Chiropractic and went into practice in
1967. Shortly after graduation, he was drafted and served
in the United State Army in Vietnam. Upon returning to the
U.S., he resumed private practice in New Orleans, LA. He was in
the original group of chiropractors licensed in 1974 by then
Governor Edwin Edwards. Dr. Cavanaugh was the chiropractic
consultant for Blue Cross Blue Shield from 1975-1977. He
also served on the Peer Review Committee for the Louisiana
Chiropractic Society and was chosen for the advisory panel of
the LA Board of Chiropractic Examiners for a "peer
review" committee formation and later served on the initial
"peer review" committee until 1997. He received
his C.C.S.P. in 1995 and works with numerous athletes in all
levels from grade school to professional. He was appointed
by Governor Kathleen Blanco to the LA Board of Chiropractic
Examiners on August 25, 2006. He is a member of the
Louisiana Chiropractic Society, the Chiropractic Association of
Louisiana and the American Chiropractic Association.
N. Traxler, D.C.
Dr. Traxler's info will be
Dr. Traxler was appointed to
the Board in February, 2021 by Governor John Bel Edwards.
A. Payne, D.C.
Dr. Payne's information will be available
Dr. Payne was appointed to the Louisiana
Board of Chiropractic Examiners in July 2021, by
Governor John Bel Edwards.
|Ms. Peggy E. Anselmo
Ms. Anselmo is a longtime resident of
East Baton Rouge Parish and a native of Baton Rouge..
Ms. Anselmo was appointed to the Louisiana
Board of Chiropractic Examiners on October 30, 2020, by
Governor John Bel Edwards.