Our Osteopathic Doctor: Dr. David Johnston
At the Osteopathic Wellness Center in Croton Falls, our board-certified and hospital-trained osteopathic physician, Dr. Johnston, provides alternatives to invasive surgical treatments that are safe and natural. By treating the body as a whole, Dr. Johnston provides care in a holistic fashion. We have a wide variety of non-invasive treatment strategies that address illness and injuries such as neck and back pain, migraines, and accident trauma, and more.* With his decades of medical and osteopathic expertise, Dr. Johnston is able to help Croton Falls patients heal.
Our Osteopathic Clinic serving Croton Falls, NY
There is a healthy alternative to traditional invasive treatments—osteopathy! At the Osteopathic Wellness Center, we practice only natural techniques and procedures. 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’s goal is to address the underlying causes of pain rather than simply treating the symptoms. As opposed to surgical treatments or prescription medicine, which can potentially cause negative side-effects, we care for the body with natural supplements.*
Osteopathic Wellness Center can identify and address the source of physical problems by testing the body and diagnosing possible nutritional issues, putting you on track to achieving overall wellness. We want you to have a healthy, active lifestyle free of injury or illness.
We offer our Croton Falls, NY patients:
Croton Falls, NY Osteopathic Treatment for:
The Osteopathic Wellness Center in Croton Falls can help you rebuild former strength and return to a healthy bodily state. Whether you have been struggling with an illness, suffering pain from an accident or fall, have lost strength or mobility, osteopathic treatment allows you to achieve a happier, healthier lifestyle. Myofascial release, lymphatic drainage, and other similar techniques can ease the pain and swelling caused by an injury.*
Dr. Johnston helps Croton Falls-area patients restore their optimal range of bodily motion. Our osteopathic physician’s guided care helps improve your mobility. Scar tissue caused by injury and surgery can put unnecessary stress on joints and fascia, so Dr. Johnston uses methods designed to alleviate this problem. The treatments administered at our wellness center can help improve your mobility. We also provide rehabilitation for patients who suffered from a head or brain injury (including concussion) or suffer from accident-induced whiplash, recent surgery, swollen limbs, or any other of a wide range of injuries and illnesses.
Back Pain & Neck Pain
Unnatural or repetitive movements, lengthy periods of stress, weight issues, heavy lifting, and other problems can cause damage—particularly to the back and neck. These back, neck, and similar injuries can be resolved through osteopathic treatments.
All of our treatments are designed to fit the individual needs of each patient. Through gentle muscle massage and loosening of strained joints, as well as other manual manipulations and treatments, Dr. Johnston relaxes the body and works to restore it back to its natural state.* We are able to determine the proper technique and osteopathic medicine for a patient through x-rays, scans, and other tests. Regardless of the condition, Dr. Johnston provides each of his Croton Falls-area patients with personalized care, quality treatment, and relief from pain.*
Chronic Health Conditions: Lyme, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue…
Whether you suffer from a chronic condition, autoimmune disease, or hormonal imbalance, Dr. Johnston will address your individual needs. His osteopathic techniques and holistic approach provide excellent results. These conditions can create an uncomfortable imbalance in a person’s body and wellbeing. Dr. Johnston can administer the proper treatment for each patient’s individual situation by paying close attention to their symptoms, using this information to diagnose the true problem and treat the underlying sources of pain.
The Osteopathic Wellness Center in Croton Falls, through a combination of the technical and integrative approaches to treatment, works to heal each patient who comes through our doors. In addition, we support and complement these alternative approaches with traditional laboratory testing.*
When left untreated or when treated improperly, concussions alter how a person’s brain normally performs. This can sometimes lead to devastating health issues in the future. Without proper treatment, concussions can seriously impact a person’s health and quality of life as time progresses.
Dr. Johnston uses osteopathic manipulative treatment to aid residents in the Croton Falls area in minimizing concussion recovery. His treatments can also decrease the risk of damaging long-term side effects.*
Jaw Issues: Jaw Pain, TMJ, Sleep Apnea…
At the Osteopathic Wellness Center, injuries and illnesses related to the teeth, the jaw, and the face can be treated. Problems such as clicking, blocked airways, difficulty breathing, TMJ symptoms, dental issues, and discomfort resulting from these issues can be addressed and treated through cranial osteopathy and holistic dentistry. We will help your body self heal and operate properly through Advanced Light Force (ALF) methods and holistic and natural osteopathic treatments.
Our reliable and proven techniques can correctly align the jaw, which in turn restores the balance of the tongue and other dental structures, thus restoring proper airway function.*
If you are in the Croton Falls area, call us to schedule an appointment. We can help you resolve jaw issues and pain such as an overbite, underbite, grinding of the teeth, snoring, or experiencing other sleep-related problems.
Migraines & Headaches
Migraines and chronic headaches are often a result of anxiety, stress, a poor diet, improper posture, neck issues, muscle spasms, and other ailments. Through osteopathic manipulative treatments, Dr. Johnston’s years of expertise attend to the source of the migraines and help to relieve patient discomfort. Despite the fact that migraines and headaches may be caused by a variety of factors, Dr. Johnston can identify and treat the root of the cause.
Whether your chronic headaches or migraines stem from a poor diet, improper posture, neck issues, muscle spasms, other physical problems, or anxiety and stress, Dr. Johnston’s years of expertise allows him to find and treat the source of the migraines through the use of proper and appropriate osteopathic methods. Your pain and discomfort will be relieved by his gentle, hands-on care.
The Osteopathic Wellness Center in Croton Falls specializes in treating sports injuries such as sprains, strains, and tears. Our osteopathic methods can help you if you’re seeking a healthy, natural recovery from a sports injury. Our clinic can reduce inflammation and decrease swelling, among other things. We pave the way for a healthy, natural recovery, bringing the athlete’s body back into balance.
Pain from Whiplash
If injuries sustained in motor vehicle and other accidents are not treated immediately or properly, they can result in long-term damage, pain, and side effects. The Osteopathic Wellness Center can set you on the path for a full recovery through the diagnosis and treatment of the pain and bodily harm caused by auto accidents. We ensure that every one of our patients receives treatment that is specially designed for their unique needs and circumstances. Painful hyperextension of the neck, shoulder, or torso region, including whiplash, can be treated through our practiced techniques. We can provide you care at our Croton Falls clinic.*
Pregnancy & Post-Delivery Therapy
Prenatal and postpartum women can experience relief from pain and discomfort through osteopathic treatment. By working with the body changes experienced during pregnancy, our techniques aid in reducing stress during pregnancy and assist in a quick recovery after delivery.
Integrative & Holistic Medicine in Croton Falls
By caring for the body as a whole, we help you pursue a healthier lifestyle. The treatments provided at our Croton Falls facility preclude the side-effects and the potential risk of bodily harm from medicine, surgery, and other invasive or pharmaceutical treatments. By using both integrative and holistic medicine, we encourage your body to heal itself the natural way.*
What is integrative medicine?
We take a holistic approach to health and wellness treatment—including the patient’s lifestyle—through our practice of osteopathic medicine. We take the body and mind as a whole, along with the following factors, into consideration:
Your Integrative & Holistic Practitioner: Dr. Johnston
Dr. David L. Johnston uses his years of medical and osteopathic experience to offer high quality holistic and natural treatment. His goal is to provide healthy and holistic care to patients. Osteopathic medicine can help you heal while avoiding the risk of surgery or pharmaceutical procedures.
Osteopathic Medicine in Croton Falls, NY
If you are seeking a reliable alternative to surgical or pharmaceutical medicine, osteopathic manipulation treatment might be for you. Osteopathic Wellness Center addresses the causes and not the symptoms and puts you on the path to a lasting, healthy recovery by helping your body heal itself.