New York

Osteopathic Physician
Midtown - Manhattan - NY

Meet Dr. Francis Yoo

Your New York City Osteopathic Physician

My medical practice focuses on the practice of Osteopathy / Osteopathic Manipulation to treat and heal...

  • Musculoskeletal pain - neck pain, back pain, shoulder pain, hip pain, and more

  • Head and neck issues - headache, migraines, sinus, dizziness

  • Connections between the body, mind, emotions

  • The Whole Person

Francis Yoo
 
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What is Osteopathy

Also known as Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) or Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT), it is a hands on approach to treating various health concerns and conditions by

1. Addressing whole person health: person - body, mind, spirit.

2. Working with your innate self-healing mechanism.

3. Restoring optimal structure, form, and function so health can express itself.

 

Dr. Francis Yoo is experienced with various modalities of Osteopathic Manipulation,

including 500 hours of learning in addition to medical school education and residency training:

Muscle Energy

Myofascial Release

Strain-Counterstrain

Fascial Distortion Model

Still Exaggeration Technique

Facilitated Positional Release

High-velocity Low Amplitude

Balanced Ligamentous Tension

Osteopathy in the Cranial Field

Biodynamic Model of Osteopathy

What makes me different

I am Board Certified in four specialties: Family Medicine, OMM, Integrative Medicine, Pain Medicine.

I have experience in various fields of conventional and holistic approaches to medicine and healing.

I incorporate my knowledge and experience in the following fields in my osteopathic evaluation and treatment:

Chinese Medicine / Acupuncture Meridians

Meditation-Breathwork Practices

Shock-trauma related tension

Jungian Psychology

See my bio for more

What to expect at your visit

Initial visits are 75 minutes long.

 

At the end of the first visit we will formulate a plan; I will likely suggest scheduling somewhere between two and five follow up sessions after which we will decide on the next steps. 

Follow up visits are typically up to 45 minutes long.

​Receipts / Superbills are provided for you 

to submit to your insurance company for direct reimbursement.

While I have opted out of Medicare, 

Medicare patients may submit to their secondary insurance for reimbursement.

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Location & Hours

I am currently seeing patients in Midtown.

119 W 57th street.  

Suite#1520  

New York, NY 10019

Hours: Mondays 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.

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