Our Staff

At Nightlight Chiropractic, we have a dedicated team of professionals with one goal: get you in, get you better, and get you out. They’re all great people, and you’ll see that when you come in for your appointments.

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Dr. Andrew Merrill

Dr. Merrill is a 2006 Magna Cum Laude Graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic, Florida. He attended Stetson University in Deland, FL, where he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science while minoring in Health Care issues. He has done post-graduate study in flexion distraction for disc herniations, nutrition for reducing inflammation, and rehabilitation of athletes. His passions include spending time with his family, playing golf, playing the guitar, and helping people to live well.

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Dr. Richard Bass D.C.

Following graduating with honors from Life University in Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Bass moved From Atlanta to Florida to be close to family in 2005. He has had over 10 years working with patients with gentle chiropractic techniques and really enjoys being part of helping people to heal and reclaim their lives. Dr. Bass is also a very active member of the Orlando archery community. He is a USA-Archery certified judge, a level 3-NTS Coach, and teaches archery to kids in J.O.A.D programs.


Priscilla has been with Nightlight Chiropractic for 7 years and working in the massage therapy field for 8 years. In her spare time she likes to bake, mountain bike, and spend time with her dog.

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Marilyn has been the patient care coordinator with nightlight for the past 6 years. She has over 10 years of legal experience and is well versed in all aspects of the medico-legal arena. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family.

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Chrisie is an Orlando native,Boone HS and UCF graduate, and former OCPS middle school teacher. She has been practicing massage for 3 years and is also a certified yoga instructor. In her spare time she enjoys reading, running, traveling, and golfing.

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Zamantha is our receptionist/chiropractic assistant and was born and raised in Queens/Brooklyn N.Y. She has over 8 years of experience in the medical field. For fun, she enjoys family gatherings and traveling.

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Janessa has been practicing massage therapy since 2013. A graduate of FCNH, Janessa was born in New York and raised in FL. She loves playing with her dog and spending time at the beach for sunsets.