Meet the team

meet the team

Dr. Stephanie Barbakoff

Dr. Barbakoff is a board-certified Doctor of Chiropractic and a Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Neurology Board (DACNB). Originally from New York, she earned a Bachelor of Science degree, graduating Cum Laude from the State University of New York Farmingdale. With a strong interest in health science, she began exploring different avenues to work with patients in a healthcare setting. She worked in offices of Osteopathy, Obstetrics, and Chiropractic before deciding on holistic health care.

She attended Life Chiropractic College West where she earned a Doctorate, graduating Magna Cum Laude with honors. During her time there, she founded a women’s softball team, the school’s first Sports Council, and led several clubs, including Functional Neurology and the League of Chiropractic Women. She has completed her postdoctoral neurology training through the Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies. She currently serves as the Vice President of the California Chiropractic Association’s San Diego chapter.

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Dr. Benjamin Terrano

Dr. Terrano is a board-certified Doctor of Chiropractic, a Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Neurology Board (DACNB) and Certified Extremity Practitioner (CCEP). Originally from Northern California, he attended California State University Chico and earned degrees in Kinesiology and Psychology. He graduated Life Chiropractic College West Magna Cum Laude with clinical honors. He continues post-doctorate functional neurology training through the Carrick Institute.

He was an active participant in kinematics & cadaver dissection research studies and previously worked as a massage therapist and certified personal trainer. He has published multiple research papers in the journal Frontiers in Neurology on his work. His passion for optimal brain performance has provided the opportunity to work with professional athletes over the years and he enjoys playing recreational softball in his spare time. His philosophy is to get people as well as possible, as quickly as possible, using integrative techniques.

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Brittany Bobb, CNC

Brittany Bobb is a Certified Nutrition Consultant (CNC) and a member of the NANP (National Association of Nutrition Providers). Brittany is a California native, growing up in Los Angeles. While studying for a degree in business management, Brittany began to experience health deficiencies and explored holistic ways to improve her well-being. She became fascinated with the biological connection humans have to whole foods and their healing capabilities. It awakened her purpose: to help those struggling with health concerns. She began to immerse herself in how the body could heal itself when given the proper tools and support.

With her personal experience and love for food, she moved to the Bay Area to attend Bauman Holistic Nutrition College. While receiving her education, she surrounded herself with a network of holistic and natural medicine professionals. She has a passion for improving chronic health conditions through natural whole food sources and lifestyle changes. During her studies, she became fascinated with the gut-brain connection and sought to work with a practice offering brain-based care.

She relocated to San Diego where she feels right at home, enjoying the sunshine and health-oriented lifestyle. She is excited to be a part of the Oculus Brain Centers team!

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