The Doctors

drpaceDr. Basilio Pace

Chiropractic Physician

Education:

  • 1986 - Doctor of Chiropractic, New York Chiropractic College
  • 1982 - Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University


Chronology of Practices:

  • 2005 - Present: Total Care of Union City, LLC (Multi-Specialty Practice)
    415-39th Street, Union City, NJ
  • 1987 - 2005: Centro De Salud Familiar
    415-39th Street, Union City, NJ

Chiropractic Consultant:

  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. , Scarsdale, NY
  • Crawford Insurance C. , New York, NY
  • RP Medical and Rehabilitation Group, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ


Hospital Staff:

  • Meadowlands Hospital, Secaucus, NJ 1995-2012


Licensure and Certificates:

  • 1987 - New York State Board Certified
  • 1987 - New Jersey State Board Certified
  • 1987 - Florida State Board Certified
  • 1992 - Masters Certification in Cervical Acceleration/Deceleration Injuries, San Diego Spine Research Institute
  • New York Worker's Compensation
  • Hospital Procedures and Protocols
  • Manipulation Under Anesthesia
  • IDD (Spinal Disc Decompression) 7/05
  • Spinal MRI Interpretation 5/08


Memberships and Activities:

  • American Chiropractic Association
  • New Jersey Chiropractic Society
  • New York Chiropractic Association
  • Florida Chiropractic Association
  • Foundation Chiropractic Education and Research
  • American Cancer Society, Board of Managers And Speakers Bureau Hudson County, NJ 1996-2000
  • Guest Lecturer at Liberty Mutual Insurance Co., Cervical Spine injuries in motor vehicle accidents
  • Chiropractic consultant and expert trial witness in personal injury and work related accidents
  • Scoliosis and Posture Screenings - Union City Public and Private Schools
  • Guest speaker host – TV talk show – Gloria B y Las Comadres – Telemundo 2009
  • Health and talk show Guest Speaker, Radio WADO
  • Guest speaker host – TV Noticias 2006-Present


Foreign Languages:

  • Spanish and Italian


Awards/ Honors:

  • Communitarian Media Network Awards
  • 2007 - Best Chiropractor
  • 2008 - Italian American of the year – Hudson County
  • Total Care of Union City Excellence Awards 2008 - 2013




Dr. Mary Ann Benigno


General Surgeon with formal subspecialty training, and extensive clinical experience, in Surgical Oncology of the Breast.


Boards and Certification:

  • 1999 - American Osteopathic Board of Surgery-Board Certification
  • 1987 - Diplomate National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners


Education:

  • 1992-1993 - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, N.Y.
    Comprehensive Fellowship Training – Breast Oncology
    (Inclusive of Surgery, Pathology, Radiology, Invasive Radiology, Radiology, Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology, Plastic Reconstruction, and Rehabilitation of Breast Cancer patients).
  • 1987-1992 - Doctors Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
    General Surgery Residency
  • 1986-1987 - Doctors Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
    Rotating Internship
  • 1982-1986 - University of New England, College of Osteopathic Medicine,
    Biddeford, Maine
    Degree: D.O.
  • 1978-1982 - Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J.
    Degree: B.A. – Double Major in Microbiology and Psychology


Memberships / Associations:

  • 1996 - Present - American Cancer Society – Hudson County Unit: Board of Governs
  • 1996 - Present - American Cancer Society – Hudson County Unit: Spokesperson and Educator: Breast Health and Breast Disease
  • 1992 - Present - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Alumni Association
  • 1992 - Present - New York Metropolitan Breast Cancer Group, Inc.
  • 1992 - Present - American Medical Association
  • 1992 - Present - Bergen – Passaic Osteopathic Surgeons
  • 1989 - Present - American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • 1986 - Present - New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons
  • 1999 - American Cancer Society – Hudson County Unit: President


Publications:

  • Clinical Journal of Doctors Hospitals, “The Impact of Gallstone Lithotripsy”, 1990 Volume 2, No 4: 3-5
  • “Post Mastectomy Lymphedema, Appraisal and Approach”, pending publication
  • “Metastatic Disease to the Breast”, study in progress


Awards:

  • “Outstanding Women in Oncology” – 1999 Honoree- American Cancer Society- Hudson County Unit, New Jersey
  • Who’s Who in the East – 1997
  • Outstanding Young Woman of America – 1987
  • North East Gold Medal Champion – Ice Dance Pairs – 1978
  • Gold Medal Champion – Ladies – International Skating Institute of America Lake Placid, N.Y. - 1977