Dr. George Anthon, Jr. is a doctor of Chiropractic practicing in Hammond for 22 years. He is the owner of Anthon Chiropractic Care, past president of Hammond Jaycees, Hammond Kiwanis, and past president of the Tangi Chapter of Coastal Conservation Association.
He has been selected as Young Entrepreneur of the Year by the State of Louisiana and Small Business Person of the Year by SLU’s College of Business.
He currently serves on the boards of Chiropractic Association of Louisiana, Hammond Housing Authority, and of First Christian Church where he is also an Elder.
Dr. Anthon has coached in the Hammond soccer, baseball, and softball leagues for several years, most recently as the head coach for Hammond Hurricanes, 10-12 year old girls All-Star Softball team, as well as the head coach for Holy Ghost Girls Softball Team.
He enjoys hunting, fishing, reading, racquetball, and watching sci-fi. He is married to Gina Lottinger Anthon, a music teacher at SLU and Holy Ghost Catholic School. They have four children, Stephen (14), Laura (11), David & Jacob (10).
Dr. Catalanatto began his college education at Southeastern Louisiana University. He then transferred to Parker University in Dallas, TX to begin the Doctor of Chiropractic program.
While completing the chiropractic program, he also earned a Bachelor of Science in Anatomy as well as a Bachelor of Science in Health and Wellness. He graduated with a Doctorate of Chiropractic in April 2013.
Dr. Catalanatto is certified in Active Release Technique and Graston Technique both help detect and treat any muscle, tendon, ligament, fascia and nerve symptoms. He is also certified in Functional Movement System which helps identify any asymmetries and limitations, allowing him to make accurate diagnosis and precise treatment plan.
He has a vast knowledge in treating extremities and utilizing kinesio taping in order to help improve mobilization, stabilization and alleviate pain. Dr. Catalanatto’s education and certifications has allowed him to treat patients ranging from; infants, children, elderly and athletes ranging from weekend warrior to Olympic.
Dr. Samantha Lopez grew up in southern Louisiana where she attended Southeastern Louisiana University and majored in kinesiology. She then continued her education at Texas Chiropractic College where she earned her Doctor of Chiropractic degree.
Dr. Lopez’s education allows her to treat a variety of conditions and syndromes that affect the spine and extremities. Dr. Lopez uses evidence based methods to treat her patients. This gives her a well-rounded foundation in family practice and personal injury. She is certified in FAKTR, RockBlades, Dynamic Taping, Kinesiology taping and other soft tissue techniques to treat the neuromuscular system.