Our Osteopathic Doctor: Dr. David Johnston
The Osteopathic Wellness Center is led by our trained and trusted physician, Dr. David L. Johnston. Dr. Johnston is both hospital trained and board certified, giving him a plethora of experience on several different treatment fronts. His approaches to treatment are designed to care for our Pound Ridge clients holistically, rather than through isolation. These holistic treatments are non-invasive, keeping you safe at all times, and carrying for a variety of injuries. These include neck pain, back pain, migraines, accident trauma, and much more.* Through his years of osteopathic experience, Dr. Johnston is able to help the Pound Ridge area receive beneficial treatment.*
Our Osteopathic Clinic serving Pound Ridge, NY
All of our services at the Osteopathic Wellness Center are designed to serve the needs of our Pound Ridge patients. Our procedures are natural and a safe alternative to other invasive treatments. Everything we do is to help you feel and obtain a healthy balance with your lifestyle.
We use a variety of holistic treatments, and some of these include what we call hands-on treatments. This method can care for certain bodily injuries and address other illnesses. Rather than dealing with surgery or medicinal approaches, which can be harmful, we use natural supplements for our Pound Ridge patients. This can care for the body in a more natural manner.
To better understand every condition and how to help our patients, we perform nutritional tests. These allow us to tailor our treatments to your wellbeing and achieve a healthy lifestyle.* These tests can help avoid furthering damages or illnesses. Dr. Johnston is eager to help all patients have a healthy and natural lifestyle.
We offer our Pound Ridge, NY patients:
Pound Ridge, NY Osteopathic Treatment for:
There are some times in our lives when accidents happen, and they are often unplanned. When this occurs and injuries are sustained, it can be discouraging. But with the Osteopathic Wellness Center, you do not have to worry about your injuries. We strive to help our Pound Ridge patients with accident trauma on several fronts. If you are suffering from an accident, fall, lost mobility, or other prohibiting symptoms, our practices get you on the path to former strength.* We use techniques such as myofascial release and lymphatic drainage to treat the whole, rather than only parts.
Dr. Johnston is committed to help all of our Pound Ridge patients receive their strength again and have proper use of their bodily motion.* His techniques and approaches are holistic and care for unseen elements, such as mobility methods that can decrease scar tissue formation. The treatment avoids unnecessary stress on appending joints as well as fascia cause by injury.
For patients who have undergone surgery, endured a concussion, experienced whiplash, have swollen limbs, or other painful injuries, we are the treatment center for you.*
Back Pain & Neck Pain
Back pain and neck pain can be recognized as some of the most common injuries. At the Osteopathic Wellness Center, we believe that just because it is common does not mean that it is necessary. If you have experienced injuries from lifting heavy objects or unnatural movements, we can help care for you. Our osteopathic techniques care for these sustained injuries for your back or neck.
We apply the use of our hands-on approaches, including gentle massages, which can help loosen strained joints and relax the body as a whole.* Bringing the body back to a natural state of equilibrium can enable us to craft a specified treatment plan for our Pound Ridge patients. We use x-rays, scans, and other tests to determine what the exact needs are in each situation. No matter the situation or condition, we use our resources to provide quality treatment and relief from pain.
Chronic Health Conditions: Lyme, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue…
The Osteopathic Wellness Center is here to serve all of your needs and provide relief from pain. This includes caring for chronic conditions, such as autoimmune diseases and hormonal imbalances. Such conditions can cause pain and imbalance in the entire bodily system. Rather than enduring these discomforts, Dr. Johnston can find the right treatment for our Pound Ridge patients. We not only diagnose through symptoms, but locate the source of pain.
We use both technical and integrative approaches to our treatments. The combination of these approaches is supported and complimented by professional laboratory testing.*
If you experience a concussion, contact us immediately. Concussions can lead to severe and lasting damages if not treated properly, ultimately impacting how a brain normally operates. For the people of Pound Ridge, we can minimize recovery time and decrease side effects of severe concussions.* Professional and trustworthy care is important in these situations.
Jaw Issues: Jaw Pain, TMJ, Sleep Apnea…
Jaw pain and dental discomforts may not be what you initially think of when you think of osteopathic treatments. Our unique and holistic techniques, however, deal with cranial osteopathy and can decrease symptoms such as clicking, blocked airways, TMJ issues, and other dental-related problems. We apply the use of Advanced Light Force (ALF) methods to enable the body to heal properly. Our approaches also seek to properly align the jaw and surrounding structures, which can provide balance. This balance is crucial is having proper airway functions.*
For the Pound Ridge, NY area, jaw pain and dental issues do not have to be endured. Overbites, underbites, teeth grinding, sleep apnea, and other related issues can be treated with osteopathic treatments.* Call us today to schedule an appointment.
Migraines & Headaches
Severe headaches can be some of the most disabling injuries, particularly when they are chronic and uncontrollable. Migraines can be caused by a variety of factors and triggers, and with the Osteopathic Wellness Center, we strive to find the underlying cause. Migraines and headaches may be induced by anxiety, stress, bad posture, neck and back issues, spasms, and several other issues. For the people of Pound Ridge, we seek to both find and treat these headaches.
When the source of pain or cause is determined, specific osteopathic treatment is given. Through gentle, hands-on approaches, we can diminish pain and discomfort.*
Sports and physical activities can be some of the most fun and engaging events. However, they can also lead to a lot of injuries. Sprains, strains, tears, and pulled muscles are only some of the common injuries sustained. With our osteopathic treatments, we can reduce inflammation in joints, decrease swelling, and bring bodily balance back to our Pound Ridge athletes. We combine our hands-on, holistic treatments with natural supplements to enable a healthy and natural recovery.*
Pain from Whiplash
If you experience a motor vehicle accident, you may have undergone whiplash. That is the quick and sharp movement of the head and neck, often resulting in pulled muscles and inexplicable pain. Immediate treatment is important for a healthy recovery from whiplash. Our specially designed techniques can care for hyperextension and treat damage caused from your accident.* When it comes to whiplash, you do not want to have extended pain.
Pregnancy & Post-Delivery Therapy
Osteopathic treatments are designed for all people in the Pound Ridge area. For pregnant individuals, our approaches can help you adjust as your body goes through these natural changes. They can reduce stress and also enable you for a quicker recovery after the delivery.* If you have questions about the safety of osteopathy during pregnancy, please call us today.
Integrative & Holistic Medicine in Pound Ridge
Here at the Osteopathic Wellness Center, we understand how important the body is. It enables you to do everything you would like to do and can be impacted by several factors. That’s why our treatments are designed to avoid damages and treat the whole. We use both integrative and holistic medicine to help the body of our Pound Ridge patients heal on its own.
What is integrative medicine?
Integrative medicine takes the whole body into consideration, and this includes the mind of the patient and the lifestyle as well. It covers aspects such as the following:
Your Integrative & Holistic Practitioner: Dr. Johnston
With years of experience in treatments and osteopathic experience, Dr. David L. Johnston is your expert physician and trusted doctor. All of his treatments are high quality and designed for the specific needs of our Pound Ridge patients.
Osteopathic Medicine in Pound Ridge, NY
Through osteopathic manipulation treatment, you can say goodbye to worries about surgery or harmful medicines. Our approaches care for the entire body in natural and healthy ways, treating cause and not only symptoms. We get you back on the path to a healthy recovery.*