welcome to venice health institute

Welcome to Venice Health Institute

For over 27 years, Venice Health Institute has been serving the chiropractic needs of clients in Venice, Florida, and surrounding areas. We are a family-owned and operated office and hold the utmost belief that every patient deserves the highest possible quality of life. We are proud to have the tools and experience to heal you from any chiropractic pain you may be experiencing. From physical therapy to spinal manipulation to therapeutic modalities, we offer treatments that will improve your health. We treat patients who have been in auto accidents, workplace accidents, and sports accidents, as well as clients who hurt from everyday activities and the effects that come with age.

Our team

For over 27 years, Venice Health Institute has been serving the chiropractic needs of clients.
Dr. Dennis Rhodes

Dr. Dennis rhodes

Chiropractor

Dr. Rhodes was born in Monongahela, Pennsylvania in 1956. He attended the University of Pittsburgh where he received his Bachelor's of Science in Biology and Biophysics. He attended and graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic with his Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Since 1983, he has been in private practice and has dedicated his practice to serving his community in Venice, Florida. He and his wife Tracy have six children and seven grandchildren. Dr. Rhodes is proud to have practiced in Sarasota County since 1981 and the great community of Venice since 1983.

Dr. Andrew Tilka

Dr. andrew tilka

Chiropractor

Dr. Tilka was born in Rhode Island in 1987. He graduated from Bethune Cook and continued his studies, graduating from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 2014. Dr. Tilka has been in practice at Venice Chiropractic Center since October of 2014. He enjoys coaching baseball at Venice High School in his off time and is the proud father of a 10-year-old female chocolate lab pitbull mix named Kirra. 

Billie Jean Schanen - Physical Therapist

Billie Jean Schanen

Physical Therapist

BJ attended the University of Kentucky and received a Bachelor of Health Science and a Master of Physical Therapy. She has practiced for 23 years in all therapy settings. She served in the Air Force/Air National Guard for 26 ½ years. Currently, she serves as a volunteer with Florida State Animal Response Coalition helping some of our furry friends.

To schedule an appointment with one of our specialists, call Venice Health Institute in Venice, Florida at 941-488-7442.