Our Osteopathic Doctor: Dr. David Johnston
Dr. Johnston is our board-certified and hospital-trained osteopathic physician,. Dr. Johnston offers our patients in Easton a safe alternative to invasive surgical treatments. He employs holistic methods, treating the body as a whole. Our osteopathic clinic offers holistic treatment for a plethora of injuries ranging from migraines and neck and back pain to accident trauma.* Dr. Johnston provides patients of our Easton, CT, clinic with decades of medical experience in osteopathic medicine.
Our Osteopathic Clinic serving Easton, CT
The holistic procedures we do here at the Osteopathic Wellness Center are a healthy alternative to less natural, invasive treatments.* Schedule an appointment with us today. We want to help your body achieve equilibrium so you can enjoy a balanced, healthy lifestyle.
Our hands-on treatments helps target and resolve the causes of illnesses and bodily injury. As opposed to surgical treatments or prescription medicine, which both have the potential for uncomfortable and unplanned side-effects, we care for the body with natural supplements.* Instead of resolving symptoms of an injury, Dr. Johnston strives to find and treat the underlying causes of pain.
We also test the body for nutritional issues in order to help you on the path toward overall wellness. Our goal is for you to have a healthy, active lifestyle without the hindrance of illness or injury. Dr. Johnston believes all patients should be supported in their journey to seek a healthy, natural lifestyle.
We offer our Easton, CT patients:
Easton, CT Osteopathic Treatment for:
Osteopathy provides a path for you to find or restore a healthy way of life. Techniques such as myofascial release and lymphatic drainage can reduce the pain and swelling resulting from an injury.* Whether you have been struggling with an illness, suffering pain from a fall or other accident, or have lost strength or mobility, our osteopathic practices can help restore your former strength and move back toward your ideal bodily state.
For patients in the Easton, CT area, Dr. Johnston helps you regain strength and restore proper range of bodily motion. By using methods that decrease the formation of scar tissue, he can help improve your mobility, preventing unnecessary stress on joints and fascia, which can be caused by injury or surgery. We provide rehabilitation for patients who recently underwent surgery, suffered from a concussion, experienced whiplash from an accident, have swollen limbs, or currently experience a wide range of other injuries and illnesses.
Back Pain & Neck Pain
Osteopathic treatments help especially with back, neck, and similar injuries. Pain that comes from heavy lifting, unnatural movements, lengthy periods of stress, weight issues, and other problems may cause sustained injuries to back and neck. We treat these conditions with our specialized osteopathic techniques.
Our hands-on techniques, such as gently massaging the muscle and loosening strained joints help relax the body and bring it back to its natural state.* We specifically tailor all treatments according to the individual needs of the patient. Through X-rays, scans, and other tests, we are able to determine the proper techniques and osteopathic medicine needed to help heal a patient. Regardless of the condition, Dr. Johnston provides each of his patients with personalized care, quality treatment, and relief from pain.*
Chronic Health Conditions: Lyme, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue…
Dr. Johnston’s holistic care treats patient’s individual needs, including chronic conditions, autoimmune disease, and hormonal imbalance. These conditions can create an uncomfortable imbalance in a person’s body and wellbeing. In paying close attention to symptoms, Dr. Johnston can find the proper treatment for each patient’s unique circumstance. He works closely to not only diagnose but resolve underlying sources of pain.
At the Osteopathic Wellness Center in Easton, CT, we combine both technical and integrative approaches to treatment. In addition, we support and complement these approaches with laboratory testing.*
Concussions can alter how a person’s brain normally performs. These effects can be worse if the concussion is left untreated, leading to detrimental health issues later on. Using osteopathic manipulative treatment, Dr. Johnston helps Easton citizens minimize concussion recovery time and decreasing the risk of long-term side effects.*
Jaw Issues: Jaw Pain, TMJ, Sleep Apnea…
The Osteopathic Wellness Center also treats for injuries or illnesses associated to the teeth, the jaw, and the face. Holistic dentistry and cranial osteopathy can help with issues such as clicking, blocked airways, difficult breathing, TMJ problems, dentals issues, and other conditions. Our treatments, along with Advanced Light Force (ALF) methods, help the body heal on its own and function normally.
We aim to properly align the jaw, establishing the correct balance of the tongue and other dental structures.* This allows for proper airway function.*
If you live in the Easton, CT, area and are experiencing jaw issues and pain such as an overbite, underbite, teeth grinding, snoring, or other sleep related issues that are negatively affecting your life, schedule an appointment with us.
Migraines & Headaches
Osteopathic manipulative treatments are often successful at treating migraines and headaches. Even though they may be caused by a variety of factors, Dr. Johnston is most often able to identify the underlying cause of migraines. Whether it be from anxiety, stress, a poor diet, improper posture, neck issues, muscle spasms, or other related problems, Dr. Johnston’s years of experience allows him to find and treat the source of the migraines instead of just the symptoms. His gentle, hands-on care helps resolve pain and discomfort.
Our doctors specialize in caring for sprains, strains, tears, and other sports injuries. Our tried-and-true practices help reduce inflammation, decrease swelling, treat pain, and bring the athlete’s body back into balance. Our hands-on care and natural supplements pave the way for a healthy, natural recovery.
Pain from Whiplash
Motor vehicle accidents often result in injury, which can sometimes become a long-term problem if not treated immediately or properly. Whiplash, or any painful hyperextension of the neck, shoulder, or torso region, can be cared for through our specially designed osteopathic techniques. Our treatments can diagnose and fix damage caused by the motor vehicle accident.*
Pregnancy & Post-Delivery Therapy
Osteopathic treatments can also help individuals pre-natal, during pregnancy, and post-partum. Working with the recent changes your body undergoes during pregnancy, our techniques aid in reducing stress during pregnancy and recovering quickly after delivery.
Integrative & Holistic Medicine in Easton
We can help you achieve a healthy lifestyle without the risk or side effects of medicine, surgery, or other pharmaceutical treatments. We provide both integrative and holistic medicine, caring for the body as a whole, and encouraging it to heal itself—the natural way.*
What is integrative medicine?
Integrative medicine is a holistic approach to treatment, taking the entire person into consideration. This includes the patient’s lifestyle, as well as the following:
Your Integrative & Holistic Practitioner: Dr. David Johnston
Dr. David L. Johnston combines his years of medical and osteopathic experience with his belief in healthy and holistic care. He offers high-quality treatment without the risk of surgery or other invasive medical procedures.Osteopathic manipulation treatment is one of the best alternatives to surgical or pharmaceutical medicine. Addressing the causes and not the symptoms, our practice helps your body heal and itself and begin a lasting, healthy recovery.
Osteopathic Medicine in Easton, CT
Osteopathic manipulation treatment is one of the best alternatives to surgical or pharmaceutical medicine. Addressing the causes and not the symptoms, our practice helps your body heal and itself and begin a lasting, healthy recovery.