New York Osteopathic Medicine

Garden City, NY and Manhattan, NY

How Can an Osteopathic Medicine Doctor Help?

The goal of our office is to relieve you of your pain. We use gentle osteopathic manipulative medicine to give you relief and setup your body to heal itself. Furthermore, we review your lifestyle, diet, posture, exercise routines, medical history and more.

Dr. George Cheriyan DO has worked extensively with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome patients with their neuro-musculoskeletal complaints. He has experience treating athletes from all backgrounds including martial artists, dancers, gymnasts, heavy-lifters, football players and more. He treats work related injuries related to musicians, artists, businessmen, computer-related work, doctors, and more. Also framework dysfunctions related to pregnancy and rheumatic conditions can treated with Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine. 

A good portion of Dr. Cheriyan's patients have avoided radical surgeries. They've found relief for conditions that may have needed surgery including neck pain, back pain, neuropathies, carpal tunnel syndrome, thoracic outlet syndrome, ankle pain, knee pain, and other syndromes. Dr. Cheriyan also has helped his patients with relief after their surgical procedures such as failed back syndrome. 

 

Common Questions

Does Osteopathic Manipulation Work?

Yes! OMM is a gentle, holistic and a non-surgical approach to releasing restrictions in the body caused by misalignment and trauma. Your structural framework influences your every movement and function. It's important to address this for your pain related issues as often pain impairs your normal daily activities. Let yourself get treated be free of pain. 

Who will benefit from OMM treatments?

To those seeking relief from pain, injury, and trauma including: Professionals who sit at a computer or desk for long periods of time. Athletes. Pregnant women. Infants and children.

What is Osteopathic Manipulation Used For?

OMM is used to relieve pain. It positions the body's bones to improve muscle tension, joint alignment, the nervous system and work of breathing. 

Is Osteopathic Manipulation Safe?

Yes, osteopathic manipulation is safe.

Can an Osteopath Help with Lower Back Pain?

Yes, an osteopath can offer relief and solutions to lower back pain.

What should I do after Osteopathic Treatment?

After an osteopathic treatment it is important to drink water and relax. Allow your body to heal. Restrain from doing any strenuous activity for forty-eight hours. 

What to Expect from Osteopathic Manipulation Therapy

  • Our physician will take a history and evaluation for your visit.

  • Please bring all pertinent testing results to be reviewed.

  • Please wear comfortable and flexible clothing for examination purposes.

  • Initial visit may take up to one hour.

  • Please be prepared to remove footwear and socks.

  • Please arrive before scheduled appointment time to be seen in a timely fashion.

  • This office provides care at a concierge level.

  • Payments will be due at time of visit.

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Two Locations: 1044 Franklin Avenue, Suite 206, Garden City, NY 11530  |  119 West 57th St, Ste 212, New York, NY 10019