About Greater Pittsburgh Joint & Muscle Center
At Greater Pittsburgh Joint & Muscle Center, we believe that healing is a progression, which we call “The Four Phases of Care.” Whether your condition is acute or chronic, your body moves through a healing process. We will be next to you every step of the way, working with you to relieve your pain, correcting the underlying cause of the problem, strengthening your body and finally, maintaining wellness to prevent future injury and pain.
We have only one goal – to help you achieve your optimum level of wellness by providing compassionate, high-quality patient care in a setting dedicated to healing.
In addition, we respect and treat you as an individual and design a treatment plan that works for your unique needs. Our doctors and staff are committed to treating the source of pain by bringing together chiropractic care, therapeutic modalities, rehabilitation and massage. We offer all of these services in one location for your convenience. Working together, we can reach your healthcare goals.
Meet The Doctors & Staff
Frank J.Verri, D.C., EMT-P, DipLC
Dr. Frank Verri is the owner of Greater Pittsburgh Joint & Muscle Center, a state-of-the-art healthcare facility that offers chiropractic care, rehabilitation, nutritional services, and adjunctive therapies. The doctors, nutritional experts, and clinical staff offer advanced strategies for the treatment of pain and injury and contribute to the community through educational services and programs.
Dr. Frank Verri began his career as a certified Paramedic before going on to earn a B.S. from Regents University. As a Paramedic, Dr. Verri taught pre-hospital trauma life support and gained unique insight into the biomechanics of auto accidents. He continued his education, graduating from New York Chiropractic College with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Recently Dr. Verri earned a certification as a life coach specializing in stress coaching.
As a lifelong resident of Pittsburgh, Dr. Verri has a deep concern for the health of his community. He was named Chiropractor of the Year multiple times by the Gateway Newspaper’s Signal Items Reader’s Choice Awards. Under his direction, Greater Pittsburgh Joint & Muscle Center received multiple readers choice awards for Rehab Center of the Year.
Dr. Verri is a proud papa of three daughters, Gianna, Mia and Ava.
Albert J. Massucci, D.C.
Dr. Massucci graduated Magna Cum Laude from The University of Pittsburgh’s Sherman College of Chiropractic in 1984. He has been collaborating with Dr. Verri for two years specializing in alternative medicine. In his free time, Dr. Massucci enjoys listening to music with his wife, two children and their Pitbull, Diva.
Tramaine Ziegler – Certified Massage Therapist and Manual Therapy Attendant
Tramaine is a graduate of Sandford-Brown where she studied Massage Therapy and is currently a student at Robert Morris University. She has been with Dr. Verri and his practice for three years.
Tramaine loves to spend with her family, especially her 7-year-old son Vernon. She also enjoys vacationing, shopping and cheering for her son at sporting events.
Christina Bacchetti – Case Manager
Christina graduated from Mercy Hurst College in Erie, Pa with a Bachelor of Science. She joined the GPJMC team in April of 2011 and loves to kayak, travel and salsa dance.
Danielle Ranalli – Operations Manager
Dani has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administrations with a concentration in Human Resources and a Master’s in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Employee Relations. She has known Dr. Verri for many years and recently joined his professional team.
She loves to spend time with her kids, Jordan, Ava, Gianna and Mia and enjoys working out, reading and doing martial arts.
Brooke Buzza – Front Desk Assistant
Brooke just recently started helping out with secretarial duties at GPJMC. A senior in high school, she also participates in color guard, school musicals, softball and hanging out with friends and family. She plans on going to school for psychology.
Lynda Buzza – General Manager
Lynda has been with GPJMC since October 2011. When she’s not working, Lynda enjoys spending quality time with her husband, Steve, two children, Brooke and Parker, and their dog Sophie. She also loves to camp, scrapbook and read.