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Professional Statement

  • Dr. Berk was elected by his peers to the prestigious title of America's Top Chiropractors in 2014.
  • He is an avid learner, reader and prides himself in providing patients with cutting edge treatments. He regularly attends continuing education seminars, including advanced soft tissue therapies, functional rehabilitation and current theories concerning athletic performance and training.
  • He earned his Doctorate of Chiropractic from New York Chiropractic College in 2011 with induction into the Phi Chi Omega Honors Society. At New York Chiropractic College, Dr. Berk served as the President of the Sports Science and Human Performance Club.
  • Prior to attending New York Chiropractic College, Dr. Berk attended Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York and graduated high honors with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and was recognized for his achievements in research. During his time at Skidmore College, Dr. Berk was a member of the Mens Rowing and Mens Ultimate Frisbee teams. Dr. Berk has lectured at both the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology and the American College of Sports Medicine with his research being published in the Journal of Applied Physiology and the American Journal of Physiology Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology.
  • Dr. Berk treats competitive athletes, ranging from high school to the elite level at events, including; The Millrose Games at Madison Square Garden, The ECAC Championships and The New Balance Collegiate Invitational.
  • Advanced Certifications:
  • • Certified Kinesio Taping®
  • • Certified Graston Technique®
  • • Certified FAKTR
  • • Functional Rehabilitation
  • Specialties:
  • -Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner (CKTP®)
  • -Graston® Soft Tissue Technique
  • -FAKTR Provider-Functional & Kinetic Treatment with Rehabilitation
  • -Pre & Post Surgical Rehabilitation
  • -Active Isolated Stretching
  • -Flexion/Distraction Technique
  • -Sports Performance & Nutraceutical Supplementation
  • -Myofascial Release

Education

  • New York Chiropractic College

Awards and Publications

  • Journal of Applied Physiology Cinquino, N., Anthony, M., Phelps, C. B., Berk, E. Z., and Reynolds, T.H. “Insulin resistance without elevated mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1 activity in muscles of mice fed a high fat diet.” (2009) 107: 1479-1485.
  • American Journal of Physiology – Regulatory, Integrative, and Comparative Physiology Miller, A. M., Brestoff, J. R., Phelps, C. B., Berk, E. Z., and Reynolds, T. H. “Rapamycin does not improve insulin sensitivity despite elevated mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1 activity in muscles of ob/ob mice.” (2008) 295: R1431-R1438.

Professional Memberships

  • American Chiropractic Association

Language Spoken

  • English