The Doctors

Dr. David Preston, D.C.Dr. David Preston Chiropractor

Some info on the good Doctor….

Dr. David Preston was born and raised in Linden, New Jersey. The youngest of three children in a very tight knit family. While his siblings still reside in NJ, Dr. Preston's parents live in nearby Clearwater.

After heading to the Midwest to receive his undergraduate degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, Dr. Preston attended the National College of Chiropractic.

After graduation, Dr. Preston opened his own practice in Pinellas Park, FL. He grew his practice and had one of the first multi-discipline practices in Pinellas County. After 12 years in Pinellas Park, Dr. Preston moved his practice to St. Petersburg, FL. He has been offering outstanding, quality and affordable care for almost 30 years to the Pinellas County community.

Along with being an active member in multiple Chiropractic Associations, Dr. Preston has still managed to have a life outside of his office. He is the proud father of three grown children and happily lives with his long term partner in downtown St. Petersburg.


With all of these amazing accomplishments, Dr. Preston was still not finished…he has recently received his Licensure as an independent Nurse Practitioner. He continually strives to build his knowledge to the wellness of the entire human body!


With his wealth of knowledge and devoted, well informed staff Bay Area Wellness Center is always accepting new patients!!


Dr. Matthew Caulfield, D.C.Dr. Matthew Caulfield Chiropractor

Dr. Matthew Caulfield comes to St. Petersburg from Connecticut. While attending New York Chiropractic College, Dr. Caulfield had the opportunity to finish his clinical internship at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Bay Pines. There he gained valuable experience examining and treating a unique population of patients. Upon graduation, he elected to remain in the area and join the Bay Area Wellness team! Long before he relocated south to Florida, Dr. Caulfield was first introduced to the field of chiropractic after sustaining a sporting injury to his shoulder. His chiropractor was able to help him recover from his injury at an accelerated pace and get him back into participation quickly. Since that time he has been passionate about helping others get out of pain and back to their normal activity, while using regular treatment to maintain his own active and pain-free lifestyle.


Dr. Jason Avola, D.C.Dr. Jason Avola

Dr. Jason Avola is a born and raised Floridian. He grew up in Naples and then moved to Orlando where he attended the University of Central Florida. After achieving his Bachelor’s degree in health sciences, Dr. Avola moved to Port Orange and completed his Doctorate at Palmer College of Chiropractic with honors. He now lives in Saint Petersburg and is very excited to serve the people of this wonderful community. Dr. Avola has an older brother and sister and comes from a very close family. His parents are originally from Boston, but have lived in Naples for the past 30 years. In his spare time, he enjoys sporting events, beautiful beaches, and constantly staying active. If he’s not running around town, you may see him paddle boarding in the nearby waterways. Dr. Avola’s goal is to help patients achieve a new sense of freedom with their bodies and health. He has attended numerous seminars and is always reaching out to learn the most modern advances in healthcare. As a motivated and cooperative team player, Dr. Avola is very excited to be part of Bay Area Wellness Center and happy to accept all patients!