Health Professionals in Richmond County, NY
"Maryann's life drastically changed almost thirty years ago when she was diagnosed with insulin dependent diabetes. Instead of looking at the diagnosis as a hindrance, she began to study the effects that different foods have on diabetes management. Her desire for understanding the role that nutrition has on diabetes led her to becoming a registered dietitian. Maryann has both personal and clinical experience in diabetes management.She is aware of the different factors that affect blood sugar including nutrition, exercise, activity and stress."
"New U Physical Therapy is a modern and newly equipped facility founded by Dr.Boris Polonskiy, MS, DPT in 2007. Boris earned his masters degree in Physical Therapy from University of Staten Island in 2005. He then went on to complete his doctorate degree in Des Moines University/Medical School of Iowa in 2008. Dr.Polonskiy's post-graduate education also included Australian Manual Therapy and numerous other continued education courses. His experience includes 4 years of working as a Personal Trainer in Bally Total Fitness prior to attending physical therapy school."
"As a Registered Dietitian and Holistic Health Coach, Christina believes that the human body has amazing healing capabilities when given the proper nourishment. She integrates traditional nutrition practices with holistic and complimentary interventions to help clients rebalance their body using food as medicine."
"Carla's mission is to provide personalized, high-quality care by integrating traditional nutrition practices with holistic & complimentary interventions.We are a full-service family nutrition practice of dedicated Dietitians who believe in working with our patients to maintain and improve their health using nutrition as medicine. We work together to serve your entire family for all of your nutritional needs in all stages of life. We believe in educating our patients to achieve the best outcome possible. Carla and her dietitians are board certified by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics & New York State certified."
"The goal of this mission is to empower each and every contact with Nutrition information that helps to relieve their illness, enhance their quality of life and their longevity. I specifically do Home-Visit except when speaking to groups. I find the home environment to be more relaxing for patients than an traditional office setting."
"As a dietitian for over 15 years I have helped a wide range of clients from pediatrics to geriatrics. I believe in the medicinal value of food and focus my efforts on the inclusion verse the exclusion of foods. Although changing ones eating habits can be challenging, dietary changes should not cause stress or feelings of deprivation. My goal instead is to help clients adjust their diet leading to an improvement in mood and overall well being."
"Dietary Modification is needed when you experience: headaches, indigestion, heartburn, constipation, diarrhea, anxiety, depression, insomnia, muscle aches and stiff, sore joints. If you have any of these symptoms, contact me and we can get you started on a program to help balance your body. When your body is in a state of balance, you will find that a healthy weight and size will be the by product."
"I am Dr. Wong, founder and president of Acuphysio, trained in both acupuncture and physical therapy. With more than 15 years of my practice I have seen countless people who suffer from headache, facial pain, dizziness, neck pain, back pain, pelvic pain, post surgical pain, multiple joints pain, chronic diarrhea, incontinence and so on."
"Dr. Wong has extensive experiences in treating both orthopedics and neurological disorders. He is a listed clinician in Vestibular disorders association, BCIA board certified biofeedback practitioner, APTA board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, OCS, certified in EMG/NCV, Diplomat of American Academy of Pain Management, NCCAOM board certified acupuncturist, and member of Association for Applied psychophysiology and biofeedback. Dr. Wong is also a member of American Physical Therapy Association. He actively participates as a committee member for United Alliance of New York State Licensed Acupuncturists. His innovative Acuphysio therapy has successively combined both acupuncture and physical therapy together."
"Dorothy Holtermann is a recognized expert holistic nutrition coach and best selling author of "Love Food that Loves You Back.". She specializes in transforming the lives of smart women of service: nurses, health care professionals and teachers. " I specialize in sharing the latest science and ancient wisdom on food and lifestyle to heal disease but also uniquely provide expert coaching as to how to change habits for good." My clients are astonished as they step by step, break free from pain,fatigue,weight problems forever and get their precious life back."
"I am a NY State Licensed Acupuncturist & NCCAOM Board Certified Diplomate in Acupuncture & Chinese Herbology with convenient practice locations in Brooklyn and Staten Island, New York. My goal is to work synergistically with patients in their healing process while educating them in health awareness. I educate patients on how stress, emotions, nutrition, exercise and other lifestyle factors affect their health and well being. This approach allows my patients to take greater control and responsibility over their health, ultimately leading to healthier and happier lives-physically, emotionally & spiritually."
"Chiropractic is a central component of any health and well being plan. We know this better than anyone and can make chiropractic fit into any lifestyle.We believe that chiropractic care is the cornerstone of any comprehensive and holistic health program. We offer a team approach to your care."
"With thorough training & experience in both Eastern and Western Massage Techniques including Amma, Swedish, Traditional Chinese Medicine and a energetic/holistic approach to treat conditions such as joint pain, low-back, stiff-neck & shoulder, sciatica, Trauma, weight-loss, addictions, chronic conditions such as constipation, diarrhea, common-colds, as well as other serious ailments and conditions. I easily can come to you with my table & linens if necessary or you can visit me at my locations. I offer wide selection of AROMATHERAPY- Please ask."
"I have been in practice here in Staten Island for 24 years. My facility is conveniently located adjacent to the Staten Island Expressway and easily accessible from all of Staten Island, Brooklyn and New Jersey. Our Practice features State of the Art Technology including a fully functional on-site Dental Laboratory incorporated into the practice. I feel that this feature truly differentiates us from the typical dental office because we can utilize the laboratory under my direct supervision instead of sending our patient's work to outside laboratories. This results in a very efficient, quality result for our patients."
"Dr. Sandler is dedicated to providing you with the personal pain-free and gentle care that you deserve. Dr. Sandler specializes in General, Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry. State of the art facility with digital and panoramic x-rays. Our patients oral health is very important to us and we strive to develop long-lasting trusting relationships with all our patients. Enjoy healthy teeth and gums with a gentle touch!"
"Meg Galligan is a Board Certified Nutrition Specialist and experienced Dietitian from NYC. She brings more than two decades of clinical experience to Net Intake(tm). Meg completed advanced studies in nutrition and received a Master of Science Degree from New York University subsequent to her achievement of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition at Douglass College, Rutgers University. Completing a hospital based clinical dietetic experience early in her career motivated Meg to join a large medical endocrine team, specializing in diabetes and metabolism. There she was instrumental in the development and success of a medically supervised weight loss program."
"Family Dentistry is a general and cosmetic dental practice in Brooklyn and Staten Island, NY who has been named as a "Top Dentist" five times; in Brooklyn Magazine in 2001 and 2006 and Brooklyn Metropolitan Magazine in 2009, 2010 and 2011. Family Dental staff is always expanding its expertise by mastering the latest dental techniques and technology as well as attending numerous continuing education courses."
"Welcome and Smile! At A Center For Dental Excellence, our unique team approach ensures that you are provided with excellence in all phases of your dental care. We are a quality oriented multi-specialty and general practice where our patients are able to receive all their dental treatment at one of two convenient locations. Our general dentists are experienced providers as are our specialists in periodontics (gum treatment), endodontics (root canal therapy), and implanology. Our dental care is provided with an eye towards cosmetics and improving your overall health. We are participating providers with most dental plans, so call us today!"
"I am a Prosthodontist -- a specialist in Aesthetic, Implant and Reconstructive Dentistry. I am well skilled in all facets of dentistry; from simple maintenance visits to complex full mouth rehabilitation. I routinely attend seminars and continuing education courses to stay abreast of the latest dental developments. I am committed to rendering the highest quality treatment in a caring and comfortable environment. "Treatment centered on comfort is the cornerstone of how I care for my patients.""
"Located in the heart of Brooklyn, the leading health professionals at Seitai Community Acupuncture Center are dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives -- combining skill and expertise that span acupuncture and Oriental medicine. Me and my staff is committed to bringing you better health and a better way of life by teaching and practicing true principles of Japanese acupuncture, Seitai and Shiatsu. Literally translated, the Japanese word Seitai means 'to bring the body in to order'. In good health the body can be considered as existing in a "Seitai" state whereby the body is functioning at its optimum level."