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We found 49 chiropractors who accept Medicare near Port Washington, NY.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
16 Main Street
Port Washington, NY
 

Dr. Mary Gmiterek's specialty is chiropractic. Her clinical interests include holistic approaches, activator methods, and craniosacral therapy. She takes Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. Dr. Gmiterek has received professional recognition including the following: Worldwide Who's Who.

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Clinical interests: Holistic Approaches, Pregnancy, Spine Problems, Craniosacral Therapy, General Care, Activator ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Chiropractic
2035 Hillside Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. Nicholas Virgilis practices chiropractic in New Hyde Park, NY. His areas of clinical interest consist of holistic approaches, surface electromyography, and applied kinesiology. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Virgilis is an in-network provider for Self-Pay/Uninsured, Medicare, and Group Health Incorporated (GHI), in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Applied Kinesiology, Holistic Approaches, Surface Electromyography, Chiropractic Therapy, X-Rays

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Specializes in Chiropractic
495 Westbury Avenue
Carle Place, NY
 

Dr. Peter Swerz works as a chiropractor. He takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
2001 Marcus Avenue; Suite N1
Lake Sucess, NY
 

Dr. James Deluca's area of specialization is chiropractic. He honors Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at New York Medical College.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
1176 Willis Avenue
Albertson, NY
 

Dr. Ann Forte's specialty is chiropractic. She honors Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
195 Jericho Turnpike
Mineola, NY
 

Dr. Richard Grosso works as a chiropractor. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Grosso accepts Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
20014 44th Avenue; 2nd Floor
Bayside, NY
 

Dr. Seth Gartenlaub is a chiropractor. He takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
90 Jericho Turnpike; Suite 6
Mineola, NY
 

Dr. Lawrence Johnson's specialty is chiropractic. He honors Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
19411 Northern Boulevard
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Fokion Avgerinos' area of specialization is chiropractic. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
4828 202nd Street
Oakland Gardens, NY
 

Dr. Warren Albert works as a chiropractor. He takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
30 Middle Neck Road
Roslyn, NY
 

Dr. Patrick Decarolis works as a chiropractor. Patient ratings for Dr. Decarolis average 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Decarolis takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
35 Heywood Street
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. Vincent Adamo's specialty is chiropractic. Dr. Adamo takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
3 School Street
Glen Cove, NY
 

Dr. Jamie Skurka practices chiropractic. Dr. Skurka is professionally affiliated with Glen Cove Hospital. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors Medicare insurance. Dr. Skurka's practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
3 School Street
Glen Cove, NY
 

Dr. Christopher Skurka practices chiropractic. Patients gave Dr. Skurka an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He is affiliated with Glen Cove Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
26 Aberdeen Road
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. Nancy Brand works as a chiropractor. Dr. Brand takes Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Chiropractic
189 A Forest Avenue
Glen Cove, NY
 

Dr. Frank Cohen is a chiropractor. He is affiliated with Glen Cove Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Vytra, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Cohen welcomes new patients.

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What is Chiropractic?

A chiropractor is a licensed healthcare professional that focuses on restricted movement or inflammation in the joints of the musculoskeletal system that may be putting pressure on the spinal column and nerves. These impingements, as they are known, are thought to affect the health of the entire body. Chiropractors use non-invasive techniques to adjust the restricted joints with the goal of reducing pain and increasing mobility. Chiropractic is generally categorized as alternative or complementary medicine.

Patients may see a chiropractor for any variety of complaint, but most commonly, they seek treatment for back pain, neck pain, headaches, or joint issues. Chiropractors are specially trained to examine the joints, bones, and muscles of the body and to notice misalignment, tenderness, or asymmetry. They also check their patients for range of motion, stability, and muscle tone. Chiropractors are trained in using imaging (such as xrays) and orthopedic or neurologic testing to gain a good understanding of the problems affecting their patients.

When joints have become restricted in their ability to move by injury or inflammation, a chiropractor may perform what is called an adjustment to try and restore motion. When applied to the vertebrae of the spine, this technique is called spinal manipulation. It involves the application of a small amount of force directly to the joint, either by hand or with chiropractic tools (such as a spring-loaded activator). This allows the joint to begin moving freely again, frees up nerve tissues that may have been caught by an inflamed joint, and increases blood flow, all of which encourage healing. When it comes to the spine specifically, the belief is that restoring its structural integrity reduces pressure on surrounding neurological tissues of the spinal column and nerve branches, which reduces pain and improves health.

Chiropractic is one of the fastest growing health specialties in the United States. It can often treat problems with pain and joint mobility effectively, without the use of surgery or medications. Because of this, it continues to gain in popularity.