Dr. Steven Coniglio DC

West 16th Sports Chiropractic PC

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Professional Statement:

Dr. Coniglio has practiced chiropractic care since 1988. He is the first chiropractor in Manhattan to be certified in Sports Chiropractic and Chiropractic Neurology. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology and Chemistry at Stony Brook University and his Doctorate in Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College. He will work with you to insure you will achieve the maximum benefit from your treatment. Dr. Coniglio incorporates all of his professional experience and education giving you the most advanced treatment possible, with a personalized caring touch. Your health and recovery is his priority.

Chiropractic Philosophy Chiropractic is a branch of the healing arts and sciences that emphasizes the dependency of health on the correct functioning of the nervous system. The Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) helps to free the nervous system from interference with its normal function when such interference is the result of or related to distortion, subluxation (ie. displaced vertebra), or misalignment of the bones of the spinal column.

Since chiropractic focuses on the prevention of disease, Doctors of Chiropractic offer their patients guidance in the maintenance of good health. This guidance considers many factors, including the environment, diet, exercise, rest, and stress. When corrective measures are indicated, chiropractic uses methods that are less invasive than medication or surgery.

Modern Chiropractic Chiropractic deals mainly with two systems: A) Musculoskeletal system B) Nervous system

There is much medical research supporting chiropractic and how it benefits musculoskeletal conditions for low back, disc, neck, headaches, pinched nerves, shoulder, knee/hip injuries. Chiropractic adjustments will improve your overall musculoskeletal health. The adjustments will restore normal joint biomechanics and alignment.

This office pays special attention to stretching, trigger points, muscle balancing and the use of therapies in conjunction with adjustments to facilitate the healing process. Once the musculoskeletal system has been reconditioned, the patient will feel more relaxed, will sleep better, and have increased energy and strength.

Misalignments and subluxations will cause nerve interference, thereby causing a variety of secondary symptoms such as: pain, numbness, tingling, and weakness. Adjustments will help remove subluxations and misalignments, thereby reducing the aforementioned secondary symptoms.

Education:

School(s):
  • New York Chiropractic College
Residencies/Fellowships

Dr. Coniglio worked in a sports rehabilitation facility alongside physical therapists and sports medicine doctors, where he specialized in treating spinal and sports injuries.

 

Awards & Publications:

Certifications: Chiropractic Peer Review and Utilization Neurology and Neurological Exams Advanced Treatment of Whip-Lash TMJ Sports Injuries Insurance Consulting

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Locations:

West 16th Street Office

246 West 16th Street
Suite 1A
New York, NY 10011

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