New Milford, CT Osteopathic Doctor

Your Trusted Clinic for Osteopathic Medicine & Care

At the Osteopathic Wellness Center, our mission is to provide exemplary care for our patients in the New Milford, CT area.  Our treatments are carefully designed to be effective and non-invasive. By way of a patient-centric approach our physicians are able to address underlying issues causing pain, and guide our patients through the recovery process. At Ostepathic Wellness Center, we will guide you along the path towards a more natural and healthy lifestyle.

Conditions We Treat:

Many medical centers and doctors implement a drug-centric approach to ease their patient’s pain. We work to promote a natural healing of the whole body without drugs. We are also licensed and insured. Please call to schedule an appointment today.

Our Osteopathic Doctor: Dr. David Johnston

Our Osteopathic doctor is Dr. Johnston. Dr. Johnston has had extensive hospital training, and he is a board-certified doctor. He provides the residents of New Milford, CT a non-invasive treatment for back pain, migraines, accidents, and neck pain.* Dr. Johnston brings decades of experience to the Osteopathic team, and can provide his patients with the expert care.

Our Osteopathic Clinic serving New Milford, CT

The team at The Osteopathic Wellness Center can provide you a natural solution to address your medical needs. To take your first steps toward a natural recovery give us a call today!

Dr. Johnston, our in house Osteopathic doctor provides New Milford patients with a customized, patient-centric and non-surgical strategy to tackle chronic medical problems. Our clinic does not rely on prescription drugs in our treatments. Instead we have adopted a natural treatment strategy based. Our in-house physicians will help to guide your body back to health with the use of nutritional supplements.

We offer our New Milford, CT patients:

New Milford, CT Osteopathic Treatment for:

Accident Trauma

Osteopathic treatment has been known to have a positive effect on patients suffering from pain resulting from an illness, a fall, or a vehicular injury. More specifically lymphatic draining and release of the myofascial, can help reduce pain and promote healing.*


Osteopathic treatments have had profound success restoring the range of motion and strength among some of our patients.* By reducing joint stress and fascia caused from injury or surgery our treatments aim to reduce scar tissue and enhance mobility. We offer post-surgery rehab, and also guide patients to recovery from leg swelling, concussions, whiplash and other bone related illnesses.

Back Pain & Neck Pain

Weight lifting, lifestyle, stress, and obesity can lead to chronic back and neck pain. Our Osteopathic physicians have developed a number of gentle manual treatments designed to loosen the joints and reduce back and neck pain.* At Oestopathic Wellness, we understand that back pain can be different among each of our patients. For that reason, no treatment is the same for any two patients, and each patient receives a customized treatment plan designed by our physicians. Often back and neck pain demands a customized approach. Dr. David Johnston will help his patients in New Milford, CT reduce the pain they are experiencing.*

Chronic Health Conditions: Lyme, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue…

Chronic health issues stemming from hormonal imbalances and autoimmune deficiencies can cause a broad range of symptoms and discomfort in an individual. Our team has developed a number of patient-centric approaches to address these symptoms. After carefully evaluating your symptoms our Osteopathic doctor will begin treatment right away, implementing a functional/integrative medicine in conjunction with lab testing and x-rays. After conducting these tests the doctor will have a full scope understanding of your ailment, and will develop a customized treatment plan to address medical ailment.


If left untreated, concussions can cause permanent damage, and lead to serious health problems later in life. Osteopathic manipulative treatment can help New Milford reduce their long term side effects and recovery time.

Jaw Issues: Jaw Pain, TMJ, Sleep Apnea…

TMJ can lead to extreme jaw pain, jaw clicking, and in some serious cases can result in airway restriction. If left unaddressed these symptoms can lead to dental imbalances and serious jaw problems. We work in conjunction with cranial osteopaths and Holistic dentists to treat problems in the mouth, face, jaw, and teeth to help ease the pain. To promote natural healing we also conduce AFL (Advanced Light Force) treatments. AFL helps to promote natural healing.* Treatement can align your jaw, balance your tongue and improve the patients breathing. We are calling for all New Milford residents who struggle with teeth grinding or suffer from TMJ, we may be able to help. Give us a call!

Migraines & Headaches

Migraines and headaches are caused by many health problems such as:

  • Anxiety
  • Structural imbalances
  • Bad posture
  • Venous blood congestion
  • Neck spasms
  • Congestion at the base of the skull

Dr. Johnston will evaluate your condition to determine the cause of your headaches and migraines. After he finds the source of the problem, he will provide osteopathic treatment, which may include manipulation of the skull’s bones to restore the proper cerebrospinal blood flow and circulation with no invasive methods being used.*

Sports Injuries

Dr. Johnston provides osteopathic sports injury care treatment. We use hands-on techniques that reduce inflammation, increase mobility, and restore structural balance.*

Instead of invasive procedures we treat sports injuries using devices including kinesio taping, sports braces and custom orthotics.*

Pain from Whiplash

Our doctor will examine your back and neck for hyperextension of the neck, the back, the spine, the rib cage, and the thoracic cage to treat injury where he finds it. Often these areas can be injured from whiplash during incidents such as vehicular accidents. If left untreated these symptoms can go for months to years. If you reside in the New Milford, CT area, call us today to start feeling pain relief.

Pregnancy & Post-Delivery Therapy

During pregnancy hormones naturally relax the joint of the body. Resulting from this shift pregnant women can experience extreme lower back pain. This pain can be treated by our team at Osteopathic Wellness. During the treatment one of our experienced doctors will gently manipulate the area to reduce pain. Our doctors can assist you with sciatica, difficulty breathing, back pain, and swollen ankles.

Osteopathic Wellness also conducts treatments for mothers experiencing breastfeeding discomfort. An Ostepathic doctor can help by advising new feeding poistions, lifting exercises and re-strengthening exercises.*

Integrative & Holistic Medicine in New Milford

If you are seeking an alternative to surgery and drugs, integrative medicine may be an excellent choice. This treatment helps to promote healing and health without medication. Osteopathic Wellness Center uses integrated medicine services to provide you with the right possible solutions for your medical issues.*

What is integrative medicine?

Integrative medicine is a healing based medicine that takes into account the individual and their lifestyle. Therapeutic relationships are built between the physician and patient, which ensures that appropriate holistic therapies are used. The aspects of holistic or integrative medicine include:

  • Psychological
  • Physical
  • Environmental
  • Spiritual
  • Social

Your Integrative & Holistic Practitioner: Dr. Johnston

Dr. David L. Johnston our Osteopathic physician, makes use of integrative and holistic methods to treat his patients. He encourages a healthy lifestyle to improve a person’s quality of life and increase their feeling of well-being. We help our New Milford patients receive the high level of care they deserve.

Osteopathic Medicine in New Milford, CT

Dr. Johnston of the Osteopathic Wellness Center provides New Milford residents with friendly and high-quality treatment for treating their health issues. Our clinic gives non-invasive alternatives to other types of unneeded invasive medical processes. Please contact us today.

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