New England Naturopathic Center, LLC

92 Main Street, Cheshire, CT           PH: 203-271-1311       

Our Practitioners

Naturopathic Medicine

Dr. Debra Anastasio provides Naturopathic Medical and Personalized Wellness services.  Having more than 30 years of combined medical experience as a nurse and doctor, she uses a comprehensive approach to address a wide variety of medical conditions. Specialties include women's health, natural fertility, endocrinology, menopause, dermatology and complimentary oncology care.    Dr. Anastasio has written two books, What the Bleep Can I Eat?  and 30 Day Spiritual Healing Revelation and are available online or at the office.  For information on Dr. Anastasio's  other events & programs, please visit 

  • Natural Fertility Enhancement Program
  • Cleansing & Detoxification
  • Anti-Cancer and Complimentary Cancer Care

Naturopathic Medicine

Dr. Elise Panza offers naturopathic medical care, cranio-sacral therapy and meditation classes  for those seeking to get well and stay well.  Her approach is incisive and holistic, grounded in treating the root causes of illness so that the body can restore its innate balance.  She uses in-depth nutritional and biochemical analysis together with homeopathy and herbal medicine to facilitate optimal functioning on all levels--physical, emotional, and spiritual.  Specialties include pain & inflammation, depression, anxiety, fibromyalgia, and weight loss/management.
  • Cranio-sacral Therapy
  • Homeopathy
  • Meditation
  • Guided Imagery


  • Foot Reflexology
  • Oncology Reflexology
  • Facial Reflexology Level III
  • Hot Stone Reflexology

Rita Painchaud has been practicing refloxology for over 10 years. Rita is certified through Memorial Sloan Kettering Integrative Medicine Service to provide oncology refelexology. Rita is a strong proponent of incorporating natural approaches into your healthcare regimen, specifically reflexology for physical health, relaxation and wellbeing.  Reflexology helps alleviate headaches, arthritis pain, supports addiction withdrawal, pelvic and menstrual pain, irritable bowel,  and sinusitis as a few examples.