Manalapan Chiropractor & Registered Dietitian


Thank you for visiting the website of Manalapan Chiropractor Dr. Richard Allen and Destination Wellness Center - a professional Manalapan Chiropractic Wellness Center. Our Wellness professionals strive for excellence through superior patient treatment, education and satisfaction.

Dr. Richard Allen is a co-founder of Destination Wellness Center with his wife, Michelle Gursky Allen MS, RD, CDN. Dr. Allen graduated from New York Chiropractic College in 2002 and has owned offices in both New York City and New Jersey before opening Destination Wellness Center in Manalapan, NJ. Michelle graduated from Binghamton University with a bachelor’s degree in biology. She obtained a master’s degree in nutrition science from Syracuse University, and became a Registered Dietitian (RD) after completing the dietetic internship at UMDNJ. Their mission is to use their expertise to help the community, in a warm, relaxing, spa like environment.



Destination Wellness Center offers Chiropractic, Myofascial Treatments, Physical Therapy Procedures, Acupuncture, Nutritional Counseling by a Registered Dietitian, and Psychological services. Destination Wellness Center offers private treatment areas with one on one sessions and little to no wait times. Destination Wellness Center diffuses essential oils throughout the office to help give the perfect wellness spa experience.



Dr. Allen utilizes an integrative mixture of Chiropractic Adjustments, physical therapy procedures, therapeutic stretching, myofascial treatments, and exercise rehab to help his patients strive toward optimal whole-body health and optimal function. Dr. Allen helps people who suffer from:

  • Headaches
  • Upper Limb Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Scoliosis
  • TMJ/Jaw Pain
  • Pediatric Chiropractic
  • Neck pain
  • Lower Limb Pain
  • Whiplash Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Sports Injuries
  • Geriatric Chiropractic
  • Back pain
  • Sciatica
  • Auto Accident Injuries
  • Text/Tech Neck
  • Pregnancy Related Joint Pain
  • Wellness / Optimal Function





Acupuncture is a holistic system of healing which was developed in China almost 2500 years ago. Acupuncture at Destination Wellness are provided by a licensed acupuncturist for a wide variety of conditions such as back pain, neck tension, joint pain, migraines, digestive complaints, respiratory conditions and can also relieve stress and anxiety.



Michelle specializes in nutrition counseling for eating disorders (including anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, avoidant restrictive food intake disorder), disordered eating, emotional eating and weight management (including weight loss, gain and maintenance).

Psychological counseling is provided by a licensed psychologist for eating disorders (including anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder), as well as anxiety and depression.


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