Our Osteopathic Doctor: Dr. David Johnston
At the Osteopathic Wellness Center in Fairfield County, our board certified and hospital trained osteopathic physician, Dr. Johnston, provides safe and natural alternative to invasive surgical treatments. Dr. Johnston provides care in a holistic fashion, treating the body as a whole. Our extensive catalog of non-invasive treatment options address illness and injuries such as neck and back pain, migraines, and accident trauma, and more.* Through decades of medical and osteopathic expertise, Dr. Johnston helps visitors to our Fairfield County clinic.
Our Osteopathic Clinic serving Fairfield County
We practice natural techniques and procedures that are a healthy alternative to traditional invasive treatments at the Osteopathic Wellness Center. If you want to enjoy a balanced, healthy lifestyle, schedule an appointment with us today to begin on a path toward achieving equilibrium in your body. *
Dr. Johnston strives to treat the underlying causes of pain rather than simply addressing the symptoms of an injury. With our hands-on treatments, we can mend the causes of bodily injury and other illnesses. Pharmaceutical solutions or invasive surgical treatments have the potential for uncomfortable side-effects, so we opt for natural, holistic methods. We care for the body with natural supplements.*
Osteopathic Wellness Center can also test the body and diagnose potential nutritional issues. We can identify and address the source of nutritional problems thereby setting you on a path to overall wellness, We want you to have a healthy, active lifestyle free of injury or illness. Dr. Johnston wishes to help all patients seek a healthy, natural lifestyle.
We offer our Fairfield County patients:
Fairfield County Osteopathic Treatment for:
If you are seeking to achieve or restore a healthy lifestyle, osteopathy can set you on that path. Whether you have been struggling with an illness, suffering pain from an accident or fall, have lost strength or mobility, our practices can start you towards your former strength and bodily state. Techniques such as myofascial release and lymphatic drainage can help to reduce the pain and swelling resulted from an injury.*
Through his guided care, expertise, and reliable techniques, Dr. Johnston’s care helps residents of the Fairfield County, area regain strength and achieve a restored range of bodily motion. Our methods can decrease the formation of scar tissue can prevent unnecessary stress on joints and fascia caused by injury and surgery. We can help improve your mobility through the treatment provided at our wellness center. In addition, we provide rehabilitation for patients who have recently undergone surgery, suffered from a head or brain injury (including concussion), suffered whiplash from an accident, have swollen limbs, or any other of a wide range of injuries and illnesses.
Back Pain & Neck Pain
Back, neck, and similar injuries can be resolved through specialized osteopathic techniques. We can treat pain resulting from unnatural or repetitive movements, lengthy periods of stress, weight issues, heavy lifting, and other problems. Our treatment can help resolve chronic back and neck injuries.
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.* Through x-rays, scans, and other tests, we are able to determine the proper technique and osteopathic medicine for a patient. Dr. Johnston seeks to provides his patients with personalized care, quality treatment, and relief from pain, no matter the condition.*
Chronic Health Conditions: Lyme, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue…
Dr. Johnston will address your individual needs, even if they are from a chronic condition, autoimmune disease, or hormonal imbalance. His osteopathic techniques and holistic approach provide excellent results. These conditions can create an uncomfortable imbalance in a person’s body and wellbeing. In an effort to not only diagnose but resolve underlying sources of pain, Dr. Johnston is able to find the proper treatment for each patient’s ailments by paying close attention to the aforementioned symptoms.
We use a combination of the technical and integrative approaches to treatment at the Osteopathic Wellness Center in Fairfield County. By using traditional laboratory testing, we support and complement these alternative approaches.*
Traumatic brain injury can be devastating. Concussions alter how a person’s brain normally performs when left untreated or when treated improperly. This can lead to devastating health issues down the road. Dr. Johnston uses osteopathic manipulative treatment to aid residents in the Fairfield County area in minimizing concussion recovery time and decreasing the risk of damaging long-term side effects.*
Jaw Issues: Jaw Pain, TMJ, Sleep Apnea…
Injuries or illnesses related to the teeth, the jaw, and the face can be treated at the Osteopathic Wellness Center. Cranial osteopathy and holistic dentistry can help to relieve discomfort resulting from problems such as clicking, blocked airways, difficulty breathing, TMJ problems, dentals issues, or another problem related to this region of the body. Through our holistic and natural osteopathic treatments, including Advanced Light Force (ALF) methods, we will help your body heal on its own and function properly.
Our well practiced techniques can restore proper airway function by correctly aligning the jaw, which in turn restores the balance of the tongue and other dental structures.*
If you are in the Fairfield County, area and find yourself experiencing jaw issues and pain such as an overbite, underbite, grinding of the teeth, snoring, or experiencing other sleep related issues, call us to schedule an appointment.
Migraines & Headaches
Osteopathic manipulative treatments usually work well for migraines and chronic headaches. Whether they are a result of 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. Despite the fact that migraines and headaches may be caused by a variety of factors, Dr. Johnston can identify and treat the underlying cause of migraines.
Through the use of proper and appropriate osteopathic methods, Dr. Johnston finds and treats the source and causes of migraines and headaches. His gentle, hands-on care will relieve pain and ease discomfort.
Our practice specializes in treating sports injuries such as sprains, strains, and tears. We can reduce inflammation and decrease swelling, among other things, through our hands-on care and natural supplements. Our work brings the athlete’s body back into balance, paving the way for a healthy, natural recovery.
Pain from Whiplash
Injuries sustained in motor vehicle accidents are painful, and if not treated immediately or properly, they can result in long-term damage and side effects. We can set you on the path for a full recovery by diagnosing and treating the damage caused by motor vehicle accidents. Each of our treatments is specially designed for the patient; our techniques can treat problems such as painful hyperextension of the neck, shoulder, or torso region, including whiplash. We can provide you care at our Fairfield County, clinic*
Pregnancy & Post-Delivery Therapy
We can help provide comfort and relief to prenatal and postpartum women through our osteopathic treatments. We use techniques that work with the changes that affect the body during pregnancy, resulting in reduced stress and promote a smooth postpartum recovery.
Integrative & Holistic Medicine in Fairfield County
By caring for the body as a whole, we help you achieve a healthy lifestyle. The treatments provided at our Fairfield County, clinic preclude the risk or side-effects of medicine, surgery, and other invasive or drug-based treatments. We encourage your body to heal itself the natural way through both integrative and holistic medicine.*
What is integrative medicine?
Imagine taking the entire body and mind into consideration. That’s integrative medicine. It is a holistic approach to health and wellness treatment. This includes the patient’s lifestyle, as well as the following factors:
Your Integrative & Holistic Practitioner: Dr. David Johnston
Through a combination of years of medical and osteopathic experience and a goal of healthy and holistic care, Dr. David L. Johnston offers high quality holistic and natural treatment. Osteopathic medicine can help your body heal and will help you avoid the risk of surgery or pharmaceutical procedures.
Osteopathic Medicine in Fairfield County
Osteopathic manipulation treatment might be for you if you are seeking a reliable alternative to surgical or pharmaceutical medicine. Our practice helps your body heal itself by addressing the causes and not the symptoms, putting you on the path to a lasting, healthy recovery.