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Professional Statement

  • Lou Kessel, DC, CCSP
  • Dr. Lou Kessel is founder of Kessel Wellness Center, centrally located in the beautiful Murray Hill section of Manhattan. He is a wellness consultant and a leader in chiropractic, who specializes in natural and preventative healthcare. His goal is to help his patients eliminate pain and maximize energy!
  • Dr. Kessel attended Penn State University and Fairleigh Dickenson University, where he received a Bachelors and Masters degree in both Mathematics and Physics. Discovering a passion for health and wellness, he continued his education – earning his Doctorate degree in Chiropractic from New York Chiropractic College.
  • Striving for excellence, Dr. Kessel attends postgraduate seminars on numerous health topics and techniques, including neck, mid back and low back pain, fibromyalgia, stress, sports injuries, detoxification and nutritional support.
  • Professional Licenses:
  • New York Chiropractic License
  • New Jersey Chiropractic License
  • Florida Chiropractic License
  • Dr. Kessel has been a member of the following Associations:
  • International Chiropractic Association
  • Past president of the Manhattan District of the Chiropractic Council
  • The Foundation of Wellness Professionals
  • Lou Kessel, DC, CCSP was nominated three times, as the best Chiropractor from New Life Magazine. As a well-known and respected chiropractor, guest speaker and educator, Dr. Kessel provides programs for schools, organizations, clubs and businesses. He appears on numerous cable and radio programs to discuss his Medical Breakthrough Program – helping those suffering with chronic or acute pain. In fact, Dr. Kessel had his own Manhattan cable TV show, “Peak Performance” for fourteen years.
  • Dr. Kessel’s approach to optimal health is to detect, reduce or remove nervous system dysfunction (vertebral subluxation) – as chiropractic is based upon the scientific fact that the nervous system controls the function of every cell, tissue, organ and system of the body. As a Certified Chiropractic Sports Doctor, he focuses on physical fitness and exercise, providing chiropractic care to maximize athletic conditioning and performance. He was a competitive gymnast and gymnastics coach for men and women.
  • At the Kessel Wellness Center, Dr. Kessel has helped thousands of people – from infants to seniors, attain and maintain optimal health with his gentle yet effective, advanced techniques. For over thirty years, he has dedicated his life to educating his patients on living a healthy lifestyle via chiropractic, physical fitness and nutrition.


  • New York Chiropractic College
  • Pennsylvania State University (Bachelor’s)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University (Master’s)

Language Spoken

  • English