Our Osteopathic Doctor: Dr. David Johnston
Dr. Johnston is our accredited and trained osteopathic physician. Our Bedford Hills patients can feel safe within Dr. Johnston’s care as he avoids using harmful surgical treatments. With his years of experience in the field, he understands how the body works as a whole. That’s why he offers non-detrimental treatments that cover a wide variety of injuries, such as migraines or accident trauma.*
Our Osteopathic Clinic serving Bedford Hills, NY
Compared to other remedies, our treatment at Osteopathic Wellness Center is aimed at being both beneficial and natural. When our Bedford Hills patients set up an appointment with us, they’ll be even closer to a healthier lifestyle
Dr. Johnston focuses on understanding the cause of the pain in order to help treat it. This method helps us fix the source of pain and is less harmful than other surgical treatments.
By doing so, our aim is to lead you towards a healthier lifestyle without the risk of any side effects. Which is why we also focus on how the body is currently being nutrienced, as this information helps within the recovery process. From here, Dr. Johnston encourages our Bedford Hills patients to continue an active lifestyle, as he deems it a very important factor in the ongoing treatment plan.
We offer our Bedford Hills, NY patients:
Bedford Hills, NY Osteopathic Treatment for:
Osteopathy grants an individual the chance of finding a healthier lifestyle. Our practice can help you achieve your former strength and bodily state, no matter the problems that you have faced. Techniques such as myofascial release, lymphatic drainage and others can help reduce the pain and swelling from an injury.*
Open to all in the Bedford Hills, NY area, Dr. Johnston’s treatment helps with endurance and regaining strength you have previously lost. Our treatment helps reduce the formation of scar tissue, which decreases stress on joints and fascia caused by injury and surgery. Our care is for anyone going through any type of injury or illness with the end goal being an advance in mobility.
Back Pain & Neck Pain
Due to our specialized osteopathic techniques, we are able to help treat pain that can be caused from heavy lifting, unnatural movements, lengthy periods of stress and other problems that have led to sustained injuries in the back and neck.
We begin our treatment plans by figuring out the proper technique and medicine for the patient. There are a few different options to choose from, but hands-on techniques like massaging the muscles and loosening strained joints, will help our Bedford Hills patients feel relaxed and return to a natural state of health.* Dr. Johnston treats each individual patient with customized and quality treatment, personalized care, and relief from pain.*
Chronic Health Conditions: Lyme, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue…
By focusing on an individual patient’s current symptoms, Dr. Johnston aims to find the best treatment plans for chronic conditions like Lyme, Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, autoimmune disease, and hormonal imbalance. Illnesses such as these are often met with uncomfortable side effects, causing distress imbalances in a person’s lifestyle and body.
Here at the Osteopathic Wellness Center, we always want our Bedford Hills patients to find comfort in holistic treatments. In order to do so, Dr. Johnston works closely to understand the person’s source of pain and to treat it depending on the situation. By doing so, we are combining the technical and integrative approaches to treatments.*
Without seeking medical assistance or treatments, the effects of concussions can worsen with time. Without the proper attention, concussions can affect normal brain performance and cause irreversible damage if left untreated. Through osteopathic manipulative treatment, Dr. Johnston aims to help Bedford Hills’ patients minimize their concussion recovery time, along with lowering the risk of long-term side effects.*.
Jaw Issues: Jaw Pain, TMJ, Sleep Apnea…
All of our Bedford Hills patients who face injuries or illnesses in the areas of the teeth, jaw or face can come to The Osteopathic Wellness Center to be treated. During our treatments, we focus on the methods of cranial osteopathy using Advanced Light Force (ALF) treatment that can help the body heal and return to an original state of health.*
We use these treatments to promote better results such as properly aligning the jaw to restore balance to certain dental structures as well as the tongue.* From these results, we also aim to improve proper airway function in our patients.*
If you are experiencing jaw issues and live in the Bedford Hills, NY area then schedule an appointment with us to discuss your options. The treatment we offer can include but is not limited to, overbites, underbites, grinding of the teeth, snoring and other sleep-related issues.
Migraines & Headaches
Osteopathic manipulative treatments can also pertain to migraines and headaches and has relieved pain for many of our patients. With his years of experience and one-on-one treatments with patients, Dr. Johnston can identify the source of the migraines, despite whatever the cause may be.
The cause of migraines can be a few different factors like anxiety, stress, poor diet, improper posture, neck issues, muscle spasms and much more. If you have an injury or illness we haven’t listed, you can call our office to seek advice or set up a consultation to find the underlying cause of your pain. With the expert hands-on treatment of Dr.Johnston, he aims to provide our patients with relief from pain and discomfort.
When it comes to sports, there is a multitude of injuries that occur which is why we lend our expert advice and aim to help our Bedford Hills patients as much as we can. Sports injuries can include sprains, strains or tears and our treatments can help the athlete through the process of recovery.
Pain from Whiplash
Motor vehicle accidents can cause long-term problems if not treated immediately. Our osteopathic treatments will help lead you towards full recovery due to our specially designed techniques that allow us to help with whiplash or any painful hyperextension of your neck, shoulder or torso region.
Pregnancy & Post-Delivery Therapy
We also offer our Bedford Hills patients with osteopathic treatments specialized before and after pregnancy. Our treatments focus on decreasing stress during pregnancy and the recovery of the body afterward.
Integrative & Holistic Medicine in Bedford Hills
Our more integrated medicine is made to ensure the body to heal itself naturally, therefore, this helps to decrease the effects of other harmful treatments
What is integrative medicine?
Integrative medicine is a natural approach that considers the patient as a whole. We ensure to look into the patient’s lifestyle, focusing on different aspects such as:
Your Integrative & Holistic Practitioner: Dr. Johnston
Dr. David L. Johnston’s goal is to push for a healthier lifestyle for all of his patients in Bedford Hills and to reduce the need for surgery.
Osteopathic Medicine in Bedford Hills, NY
By substituting surgery and pharmaceutical medicine for osteopathic manipulation, many of our patients have seen a recovery in a whole new light. Our medical practice always aims to help the body heal on its own.