Teresa Sallette

Office Manager

As office manager of Advanced Spine and Joint Medical Center. Teresa Sallette helps patients hone their paper work skills, assist in informed decision making and she coordinates treatment plans so each patient can achieve total wellness. Also it is her pleasure to assist our patients with financing.

Teresa was born and raised in Fort Pierce and moved to Okeechobee after graduating . She is a proud mother of 3 boys and 5 grandkids, loves to cook-and In her spare time Teresa and her husband enjoy antiquing , flea marking and going to the beach.

Teresa is a bonded Florida Notary and as always would be glad to notarize for the public.



Craig Jochum, D.C., APRN

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Craig Jochum, D.C., APRN is a board certified Advanced Practice Registered Nurse with 16 years of healthcare experience. His practice focuses on pain management, functional medicine, disease prevention and regenerative medicine to help the patient live a healthy lifestyle.

Craig started his career as a Doctor of Chiropractic. After years in practice he decided to further his education and graduated from Hardin Simmons University with his Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and then continued his education at St. Josephs College in Maine for his Master’s Degree. He then became board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Craig has lived in Florida for 40 years. He is involved with his church and loves being outdoors hunting, and fishing with his wife of 13 years and 3 children.



Leonard Carroll, M.D., FACS

General Surgery

University of Tennessee Medical College

Baroness Erlanger Hospital, Chattanooga Tennessee

Baroness Erlanger Hospital, Chattanooga, Tennessee

Board Certified

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A General Surgeon is a specialist prepared to manage a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body. The Surgeon establishes the diagnosis and provides the preoperative, operative, and postoperative care to surgical patients, and is usually responsible for the comprehensive management of trauma victims and the critically ill.