meet the team
David Iadeluca, DC
Dr. David Iadeluca graduated from Life University in 1998 where he received his Doctorate in Chiropractic. His undergraduate program was completed at Pennsylvania State University where he received a B.S. in Microbiology with an emphasis on Molecular and Cell Biology.
Dr. Iadeluca practiced in Las Vegas, NV for three years before opening his own chiropractic center in November of 2001 in Erie, PA. He currently resides with his wife and four kids.
James Dossett, DC
Dr. James Dossett was born and raised in Clarence, NY graduating from Clarence High School. Dr. Dossett attended the University at Buffalo utilizing his track and field scholarship. He graduated with a B.S. in Exercise Science. Dr. Dossett then went on to receive his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree at Logan College of Chiropractic in 2010.
Dr. Dossett has been a member of the Iadeluca team since 2016 and currently resides in Erie with his wife Shalyn and two stepdaughters.
Kevin Valasek, DC
Dr. Kevin Valasek, originally from Ford City, PA always had the desire to pursue a career in healthcare. After a positive experience as a chiropractic patient, he decided to become a chiropractor. Dr. Valasek attended Mercyhurst University and earned a bachelor's degree in Science and Biology. He then went on to receive his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree at Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, FL.
Vincent Bayer, DC
Dr. Vincent Bayer was born and raised in Fairview, PA graduating from Fairview High School. Dr. Bayer attended Edinboro University with a Bachelors in Science & Biology in 1997. He then went on to receive his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree at Sherman College of Chiropractic in 2002.
He had a private practice in Erie for 15 years before joining the team at Iadeluca Chiropractic. He is excited to share the great benefits here with his current patients and cannot wait to expand and meet many more new patients!
Dr. Bayer is married and has 3 step children. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing guitar, golf, and enjoys outdoor activities.
Emily Canfield, DC, MS, ATC
Dr. Emily Canfield, D.C., M.S., ATC is a Chiropractor and Athletic Trainer. She grew up in the Finger Lakes region and went to SUNY Cortland for undergrad, where she got her Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training. She then moved to North Carolina to pursue her Master's degree in Sports Studies.
Dr. Canfield then moved to MN to attend Northwestern Health Sciences University to obtain her DC degree. She stayed in the Midwest after Chiropractic School and had a practice in St. Paul MN.
Dr. Canfield moved to Upstate NY in 2013 and started a small practice. She was also hired as the Sports Doc at the New York Chiropractic College. During the week in the Fall and Spring she supervised student interns in their clinical phase of education while they treated and adjusted the athletes at the local DIII colleges of Hobart and William Smith. In the summer she was the Team Doc for the Elmira Pioneers baseball team. When Elmira picked up an Federal Hockey League expansion team, Dr. Canfield became the team doc during its inaugural year.
Dr. Canfield currently resides in Erie with her fiance, who is a former professional hockey player and current coach of the USPHL Lake Erie Bighorns.
Kiersten LeMieur, DC
Dr. Kiersten LeMieur was born and raised in MA. She received her BS in Criminal Justice from Liberty University in 2014. After seeing how long and hard her father's recovery was after his back surgery, she decided to pursue her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College to help give others the opportunity to receive non-invasive care before resorting to surgery.
Sean Shea, DC
Dr. Sean Shea was born and raised in Plattsburgh, New York and achieved his undergraduate degree from Plattsburgh State (SUNY) in fitness and wellness leadership with a minor in business. He obtained his doctorate in chiropractic from New York Chiropractic College and graduated with honors. He previously was an ACSM certified personal trainer and primarily played football, hockey, and rugby.
Jack Vandervort, DC, DPhCS
Dr. Jack has retired after over 40 years in private practice at Family Chiropractic and sold his office to Iadeluca Chiropractic. He consults with the doctors at Iadeluca Chiropractic as an advisor, but is not available for appointments. He spends his time traveling and enjoying retirement with his wife Maureen.
Shalyn was born and raised in the tiny town of Russell, PA where she graduated from Eisenhower High School. She moved to Erie in 2000 to attend Toni and Guy Hairdressing Academy. Shalyn began working at Iadeluca Chiropractic in 2010 after working for several years at Highmark Blue Shield.
In her spare time she can be found doing puzzles, playing board games or enjoying the outdoors with her husband James and two beautiful daughters Kayleigh and Charlytte.
Brandon is our Practice Representative. He was born in Winter Garden, Fl. He then moved to Sherman, Ny where he graduated from Sherman Central School. After graduation, Brandon joined the U.S. Army and served from 1997-2000. In 2015 he attended the University of Pittsburgh where he obtained two degrees.
He received an associate degree in Psychology in 2018 and an associate degree in Physical Therapy Assistant in 2019. Brandon's spare time is dedicated to woodworking, art, and music.
Patient Accounts Manager
Melissa was born in Pittsburgh, PA and later moved to the Erie area, where she graduated from McDowell High School in 1999. She started working for Iadeluca Chiropractic in December of 2014 as a chiropractic assistant in the therapy area. After two years she was promoted to the front desk where she excelled.
In 2019 she was again promoted to patient accounts manager. In Melissa's spare time she likes to be outdoors participating in fun activities such as riding bikes with her kids!