Our Osteopathic Doctor: Dr. David Johnston
Our hospital-trained, board-certified osteopathic physician, Dr. Johnston, provides safe and natural alternative to invasive surgical treatments at the Osteopathic Wellness Center in Westchester County. Dr. Johnston provides care in a holistic fashion, treating the body as a whole. Our practice’s non-invasive treatments address a variety of injuries, which include neck and back pain, migraines, and accident trauma, among others.* With his decades of medical and osteopathic expertise, Dr. Johnston is able to help visitors to our Westchester County clinic.
Our Osteopathic Clinic serving Westchester County
Osteopathy is a healthy alternative to traditional invasive treatments. We practice only natural techniques and procedures at the Osteopathic Wellness Center. Schedule an appointment with us today if you want to enjoy a balanced, healthy lifestyle and begin on a path toward achieving equilibrium in your body. *
Dr. Johnston aims to treat the true causes of pain rather than only addressing the injury’s visible symptoms. As opposed to surgical treatments or prescription medicine, which can potentially cause negative side-effects, we care for the body with natural supplements.*
Additionally, we look to see if nutritional issues could be contributing to a problem, which can help you move toward overall wellness. We want you to be able to have an active lifestyle—one without injury or illness. Dr. Johnston believes all patients should be able to live this way.
We offer our Westchester County patients:
Westchester County Osteopathic Treatment for:
Osteopathy can help you to lead a more balanced life. Whether you have have lost strength or find yourself with lessened mobility, are experiencing pain from an accident or fall, or are suffering from an illness, Dr. Johnston can help restore your body to equilibrium. Our hands-on techniques, which include myofascial release, lymphatic drainage, and other hands-on approaches, can ease the pain and relieve swelling caused by an injury.*
Patients in the Westchester County area who see Dr. Johnston can expect a treatment series designed to restore their proper range of bodily motion. Extra stress on joints and fascia affects the whole body, so he will help improve your mobility by inhibiting the formation of and treating existing scar tissue caused by injury and surgery. We also provide rehabilitation for patients who suffered from a head or brain injury (including concussion), suffered whiplash from an accident, have recently undergone surgery, have swollen limbs, or any other of a wide range of injuries and illnesses. We can help improve your mobility through the treatment provided at our wellness center.
Back Pain & Neck Pain
Injuries to the back and neck respond well to osteopathic treatment. These types of injuries are very often caused by weight issues, heavy lifting, lengthy periods of stress, unnatural or repetitive movements, and other problems. These back, neck, and similar injuries can be treated through osteopathic techniques.
All of our treatments are designed to fit the individual needs of each patient. In order to move the body back to its natural state, Dr. Johnston creates relaxation through hands-on techniques like gentle muscle massage and loosening of strained joints, as well as other manual manipulations and treatments.* Our clinic uses x-rays, scans, and other tests in order to diagnose, as well. Dr. Johnston provides each of his patients with personalized care, quality treatment, and relief from pain, regardless of the condition.*
Chronic Health Conditions: Lyme, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue…
Dr. Johnston can use his medical experience and osteopathic methods to address chronic conditions, autoimmune diseases, and hormonal imbalances, which can create an uncomfortable imbalance in a person’s body and wellbeing.
Holistic and natural approaches, like those practiced by Dr. Johnston, often provide excellent results for chronic conditions. Dr. Johnston is able to find the proper treatment for each specific situation by paying close attention to symptoms such as these. He uses this information to diagnose and treat underlying sources of pain
The Osteopathic Wellness Center in Westchester County always uses a combination of traditional, technical, and integrative approaches to treatment. We want to heal every visitor who comes through our doors. We use traditional laboratory testing to support and complement these alternative approaches.*
Traumatic brain injuries alter how a person’s brain normally performs when left untreated or when treated improperly. Concussions are no exception. These devastating head injuries can lead to devastating health issues later on. Through osteopathic manipulative treatment, Dr. Johnston helps reduce the chance of long-term side effects and minimizes the time it takes for Westchester County residents to recover.
Jaw Issues: Jaw Pain, TMJ, Sleep Apnea…
The Osteopathic Wellness Center treats injuries or illnesses related to the teeth, the jaw, and the face. Holistic dentistry and cranial osteopathy can help to relieve discomfort resulting from issues such as clicking, blocked airways, difficulty breathing, TMJ problems, dentals issues, or another problem related to this region of the body. We will help your body self heal and operate properly through Advanced Light Force (ALF) methods and holistic and natural osteopathic treatments.
In order to correctly align the jaw, Dr. Johnston uses proven methods of treatment. In doing so, he restores proper airway function by bringing the tongue and other dental structures back into balance.*
Call and schedule an appointment with us if you live in the Westchester County area and are experiencing grinding of the teeth, snoring, sleep issues, overbite, underbite, or others related to the neck, head, and jaw.
Migraines & Headaches
Even though they may be caused by a variety of factors, Dr. Johnston is able to identify the underlying cause of migraines. Osteopathic manipulative treatments can help treat migraines and chronic headaches that commonly result from anxiety, stress, a poor diet, improper posture, neck issues, muscle spasms, and other related problems. Dr. Johnston’s years of expertise attends to the source of the migraines and helps to relieve patient discomfort. He always uses a gentle, hands-on approach in tandem with proven osteopathic methods to treat these chronic problems.
Many common sports injuries such as sprains, strains, and tears, can cause extreme discomfort, pain, and loss in athletic performance. Our office in Westchester County specializes in treating these sports-related injuries. If your aim is to reduce inflammation and decrease swelling, Dr. Johnston can help. Osteopathic Wellness Center will set you on a path toward a holistic and natural recovery. We will bring your body back into equilibrium.
Pain from Whiplash
When injuries from motor vehicle accidents are not treated immediately or are treated improperly, long-term damage, pain, and uncomfortable, life-altering side effects can set in. All of our patients receive treatments created to address their particular needs and circumstances. Painful hyperextension of the neck, shoulder, or torso region, including whiplash, can be treated through our practised techniques. Our practice in Westchester County can diagnose and resolve damage caused by a motor vehicle accident. It will set you on the path to a complete recovery.
Pregnancy & Post-Delivery Therapy
Prenatal and postpartum women can benefit greatly from osteopathic treatments. Our techniques are designed to reduce stress during pregnancy and assist in a quick recovery after delivery by working with the body changes experienced during pregnancy.
Integrative & Holistic Medicine in Westchester County
By caring for your body as a whole, you are setting yourself up for success in pursuing a healthier, holistic lifestyle. Our osteopathic treatments mitigate or eliminate the side-effects of medicine, surgery, and other invasive or pharmaceutical treatments and the risk of bodily harm. By using both integrative and holistic medicine, we help visitors to our Westchester County clinic to heal themselves the natural way.*
What is integrative medicine?
We believe that considering the patient’s lifestyle, body, and mind is the best way to address illness and injury. We take a holistic approach to health and wellness treatment by considering the following factors when diagnosing and treating illness and injury:
Your Integrative & Holistic Practitioner: Dr. David Johnston
An experienced practitioner, Dr. David L. Johnston has years of medical and osteopathic experience. He brings high quality holistic and natural treatment to every patient he sees. It is his goal to provide non-invasive, osteopathic care to patients. Osteopathic medicine can help you help you avoid the risk of surgery or pharmaceutical procedures in order to help your body heal.
Osteopathic Medicine in Westchester County
Patients who are seeking an alternative to surgical or pharmaceutical medicine may find that osteopathic manipulation treatment is the perfect solution. Osteopathic Wellness Center addresses the causes and not the symptoms. We help each and every patient begin a lasting, healthy recovery by bringing the body back to a state of balance.