Our Osteopathic Doctor: Dr. David Johnston
Dr. David L. Johnston, our trained osteopathic physician, specializes in natural, holistic treatments. He is both board certified and hospital trained, using this experience to help every single patient. Dr. Johnston aims to help the citizens of Brookfield, CT through safe and comfortable osteopathic treatments, instead of potentially harmful alternatives. His practices address pain from bodily injuries, like neck pain and back pain, as well as post-injury effects, like migraines and chronic pain.* No matter the situation or accident, Dr. Johnston and his techniques care for the body as a whole and help you achieve a healthy and natural balance in your life.*
Our Osteopathic Clinic serving Brookfield, CT
At the Osteopathic Wellness Center, we strive to help every patient be relieved of unnecessary pain and added discomfort. Our natural treatments and holistic approaches help identify the source of pain, overcome the pain, and bring the body back into balance.*
Our treatments are safe alternatives to surgical treatments and prescriptions medicines. With hands-on care and natural supplements, we aim to reduce uncomfortable side-effects and encourage healthy behavior.* Dr. Johnston hopes to encourage all patients to pursue a life of overall wellbeing, one that is free of unnecessary pain. Let us at the Osteopathic Wellness Center help you begin on the path towards such a lifestyle.
We offer our Brookfield, CT patients:
Brookfield, CT Osteopathic Treatment for:
Osteopathic manipulative treatments can help you on the way to a healthy recovery from accidents and injuries. Pain from motor vehicle accidents, painful falls, and sports injuries can be cared for with Dr. Johnston’s osteopathic techniques.* He also addresses struggles with illness, a loss of strength or mobility, or any other kind of trauma. His special treatments, like myofascial release and lymphatic drainage, are tailored to every patient and their specific situation.
Dr. Johnston’s practices can also help prevent unnecessary stress your body may be suffering from, such as swollen joints and inflamed ligaments. His hands-on care treats several post-accident injuries and provides rehabilitation for those suffering from concussions, whiplash, muscle strains, and post-surgery pain. No matter the injury, Dr. Johnston strives to bring every patient back to their former strength.*
Back Pain & Neck Pain
Back and neck pain is also treatable through osteopathic manipulative treatments. These injuries, often caused by strenuous lifting, unnatural movements, weight issues, lengthy periods of stress, can all be treated with our gentle practices.*
Our techniques are specially designed for relieving the pain of the patient while also helping them feel comfortable. We perform scans, x-rays, and other tests in order to determine the proper treatment for each individual. Gentle, soft-tissue massages and osteopathic medicine help to relax tightened muscles and soothe strained joints. These practices resolve bodily pain and help you return to your natural way of life.*
Chronic Health Conditions: Lyme, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue…
At the Osteopathic Wellness Center in Brookfield, CT, we treat for patients’ individual needs, including chronic health conditions. Autoimmune diseases and hormonal imbalances can be cared for with our specialized treatments. Dr. Johnston cares for not only symptoms, but seeks to address the underlying cause of any pain or discomfort.
Each one of our integrative and technical approaches is supported and complimented with laboratory testing.*
Concussions are severe head injuries that require immediate attention and treatment. Without being cared for immediately, concussions can lead to long-term health problems and negatively impact how an individual’s brain normally performs. Dr. Johnston’s treatments minimize lasting side effects of concussions and help the victim on the way to a quick recovery from the injury.*
Jaw Issues: Jaw Pain, TMJ, Sleep Apnea…
Osteopathic manipulative treatment additionally cares for pain connected to the teeth, jaw, and face. Holistic dentistry and cranial osteopathic treatments care for jaw-related issues, such as clicking, clogged airways, pain from TMJ, and several other dental problems.
Utilizing Advanced Light Force (ALF) methods, Dr. Johnston helps care for pain and injury in the jaw area. He helps properly align the jaw, bringing balance of the tongue, jaw, and other dental structures. This aids in bringing the body back to a healthy, natural balance.
Migraines & Headaches
Chronic pain from migraines and severe headaches can be treated with osteopathic treatments. Migraines, which can be caused by anxiety, stress, accidents, muscle spasms, or other factors, can create lasting discomfort and pain. Dr. Johnston’s gentle and comfortable hands-on techniques identify the source of the pain.* His years of medical expertise can help resolve migraine or headache-related pain.*
The Osteopathic Wellness Center in Brookfield, CT provides rehabilitation services and specialized care for sports-related injuries. Gentle massages and natural supplements help decrease inflammation and bring balance back to the athlete.* Injuries such as sprains, strains, muscles tears, hyperextensions, and more can be properly cared for with osteopathic manipulative treatments.*
Pain from Whiplash
Whiplash, a severe neck injury, is often a result of motor vehicle accidents. The rapid hyperextension of the head and neck results in long-lasting pain to the upper spine and surrounding muscles. Our osteopathic treatments help you on the path for a quick recovery from such pain.* We care for the head, neck, shoulders, and general torso region, taking the whole body into account.
Pregnancy & Post-Delivery Therapy
Pregnancy can often result in pain and bodily discomfort for extended periods of time. Though common, such pain can be cared for with our specialized practices. Our osteopathic treatments help reduce pain, inflammation, stress, and other pregnancy-related issues.* Our techniques aim to minimize unnecessary discomfort and allow for a quick recovery after delivery.
Integrative & Holistic Medicine in Brookfield
The Osteopathic Wellness Center implements the use of integrative and holistic medicine, caring for the body as a whole, and helping it recover on its own. Our goal is to avoid risky or potentially harmful medical approaches, such as surgeries and pharmaceutical prescriptions. Our approach is natural and healthy for every patient.
What is integrative medicine?
Integrative medicine takes every aspect of a person’s life into account. It considers the individual’s lifestyle, including aspects such as:
Your Integrative & Holistic Practitioner: Dr. David Johnston
Dr. David L. Johnston is our trained osteopathic physician with years of medical experience. He strives to help every patient recover in the most natural, holistic manner. He provides high quality treatment without the risk of other medical procedures.
Osteopathic Medicine in Brookfield, CT
The Osteopathic Wellness Center seeks to serve the people of Brookfield, CT with one of the best alternatives to surgical and pharmaceutical medicine. Each one of our treatments goes beyond diagnosing symptoms and identifies the underlying source of pain. Our goal is to help you be free of any unnecessary pain, discomfort, stress, or illness and encourage you to achieve a vigorous, healthy lifestyle.
*The effectiveness of diagnosis and treatment vary by patient and condition. Osteopathic Wellness Center does not guarantee certain results.
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