Family Chiropractic
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The Team


Born in Philadelphia, Emily Petrisko has lived in Pittsburgh since the mid 1980’s. For over 25 years she managed a doctor’s office while raising six children along with her husband Tom. Since 2012, she has been working in nutrition and weight loss using the Ideal Protein Weight Loss Method.

She has helped and guided many people to achieve their goal of successfully shedding the pounds and regaining their health and is often acclaimed by her clients as the reason they “stuck with it “ and “achieved their success”.

Dr. Petrisko

Dr. Thomas Petrisko is the President of Family Chiropractic Center and has been in practice for over 30 years. He has taken care of over 25,000 patients and is an expert in many area of health care and has authored 20 books.

An expert on successful health and weight loss protocols, Dr. Petrisko chose Ideal Protein Protocol for weight loss after studying many other well known as well as lesser known methods available today. In the past four years, he has helped numerous people lose weight and regain their health. He is especially known for his exciting and informational free weight loss workshop that he holds at the office every week.

He has traveled and lectured throughout the United States and Europe and has been a guest and a consultant to network television and radio shows as such the Oprah Winfrey Show, Joan RIvers Shows, 48 hours CBS News and news outlets Washington Post, Newsweek, LA Times and many more.

Maria Petrisko

Maria Petrisko is a Honor Summa Cum Laude Honors School graduate of Duquesne University in Biology and the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing. She is a life long health enthusiast who actively participates in many of the area’s well known races and marathons.

She brings a wealth of knowledge to the center as well as a compassionate and loving personality that Ideal Protein Weight Loss clients appreciate and enjoy when working with her.

The Protocol

Our medically developed weight loss protocol and smarter lifestyle choices education offers dieters what they really want…a structured program that can put an end to constant dieting.

Business Hours

9:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 6:00pm
8:00am - 1:00pm
By appointment only


Family Chiropractic Center Inc is Authorized to Use the Ideal Protein Weight Loss Protocol and Products. The testimonials on this website are those of the individual that is identified, you should not necessarily expect to receive these results. Typical results vary from person to person and individual to individual when the Ideal Protein Weight Loss Protocol is followed properly. You should consult your physician or other health care professional before starting this or any other diet program to determine if it is right for your needs.

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