Treating patients of all ages, from babies to older adults. Most come in with complaints of pain: of the neck & back headaches,problems in the arms and legs, carpal tunnel syndrome, knee and hip pain, etc. These problems can be chronic or related to injuries, accidents or other traumas. Osteopathic care can help all medical concerns and lead to overall wellness. It is useful for respiratory concerns, circulation, digestion, sleep and chronic issues like fatigue and rheumatologic conditions. Osteopathy is gentle enough for babies, particularly useful after difficult births, and for pregnant and nursing women who wish to avoid medications as well as older adults who prefer body treatment without strong forces. As Osteopathy involves a truly holistic approach, it supports the body's ability to self-regulate by restoring its normal structure and function. Therefore, Osteopathic Manipulation can be helpful in a wide range of health issues.
Dr. Zinaida Pelkey, DO is a neuromusculoskeletal medicine doctor who practices in New York, NY. She is 74 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.