AnnaLisa Pastore is a Yale University graduate, and
received her MD degree from Albert Einstein College of
Medicine. She trained in Internal Medicine at Columbia
Presbyterian Medical Center, where she served as Chief
Resident of her department and remained as an attending
physician for the past five years. Most recently, Dr.
Pastore furthered her understanding of wellness and
disease at Harvard Medical School, where she received
her certification in acupuncture.
Dr. Pastore's innovative and comprehensive care of the whole patient integrates traditional medical practices with natural medicine, homeopathy, nutrition, and acupuncture to promote the body's intrinsic healing capacity resulting in optimal health and longevity. Her multifaceted approach maximizes favorable outcomes while minimizing adverse effects in the treatment of many conditions including acute and chronic conditions. In partnership with her patients she develops an integrative wellness plan tailored to their individual needs, providing a pathway to overall health.
Dana started with CHI Medicine in 2018 as the Office Manager. With over 25 years of experience in the health and fitness field, holding a Holistic Health Coaching Certification from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in 2016, Dana brings a wealth of knowledge in nutrition, supplementation and wellness to help CHI’s patients achieve their wellness goals and facilitate the practitioner’s recommendations as she offers coaching through her company Zen Theory Nutrition. As a former owner of a Taekwon-Do school and manager of several high-end health clubs in the Bergen County area, she also assists in the daily business operations. She is also a licensed Massage Therapist, graduating from The Somerset School of Massage Therapy in 2001, sings in 2 rock bands, is a 1st Degree Black Belt and is an avid potter.