Born in New York and raised in Puerto Rico, Dr. Pagan always knew she wanted to help people. She felt it was her calling. She earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of Puerto Rico, Ponce, completing her major in Athletic Training, and graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2006. Dr. Pagan was also an avid athlete in the sport of Power Lifting, earning a college scholarship and placing as a member of the National Female Team of Power Lifting in Puerto Rico. She was ranked ninth out of fifteen, joining an elite group of female junior power lifters in the Americas. In 2005, as a result of her exceptional grades and accomplishments, she was named the best athlete at the University of Puerto Rico, Ponce in the sport of Power Lifting.
As an Athletic Trainer, Dr. Pagan attended to the rehabilitation of injured athletes, as well as the conditioning and training of other athletes she worked with in the sports of Power Lifting, minor league baseball and volleyball. Her experience also included six years as a Personal Trainer, where she helped others to achieve their personal goals, leading to a healthier lifestyle.
Dr. Pagan's next step was to expand her knowledge and expertise through higher education. Her passion to help others heal from injuries led her to pursue her career as a chiropractor. Dr. Pagan attended New York Chiropractic College, and graduated with honors in March, 2014. She is now an active member of the New York and American Chiropractic Association, and the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.
Dr. Pagan is also an active member of the community, and is self motivated to educate people about the science of Chiropractic care and treatment leading to a healthier lifestyle. She loves animals and does volunteer work in her spare time at the local animal shelter.
Jessica Pagan, DC
HEALTH 1 MEDICAL, PCt
2780 Middle Country Rd.
Lake Grove, NY 11755