Dr. Tonis is a NY and NJ licensed Chiropractor with additional training as follows:
Board Certified Chiropractic Rehabilitation Doctor
Certified in Impairment Ratings
Certified in Manipulation Under Anesthesia
Working side by side with medical physicians over the past 20 years he has an appreciation of how the integration of allopathic and holistic medicine works to help the patient get the most comprehensive care. He treats patients of all ages with a myriad of conditions. He particularly likes treating patients with chronic back pain and sports injuries. Dr Tonis takes an aggressive approach to treatment and attempts to get the patient back their pre-injury status as quick as possible.
He has extensive experience in working with allopathic physicians. He was integral in initiating one of the first chiropractic teams to be a part of a New York hospital Emergency Department. He has setup multiple rehabilitation departments within large multiple specialty clinics helping bring an integrated approach to the delivery system within those organizations. This has helped cost containment while allowing the facilities to render more appropriate and efficient care to their patients. He takes this knowledge and applies it to the practice on a daily basis. Treatments are streamlined for maximum effect. As new therapies are introduced to the marketplace Dr Tonis is sure to get informed and add them to his practice if justified. Thousands of patients can attest the he still has a strong love for the profession and a deeper love for helping them get and stay well.
Dr Tonis participated in the medical care post the tragic 9-11 attacks. He was stationed for many weeks in both the Marriot and St John’s Red Cross triage centers. He treated hundreds of first responders and will forever be humbled by their courage and superhuman response. He continues to aid the city by being a member of the NYC Medical Reserve Corps.