After graduating with a B.S. from Western New England College, Dr. Silk received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life University in 1996. Prior to making Aliyah, Dr. Silk spent 18 years supporting New York Cities elite level athletes out of his Park Avenue office in the heart of Manhattan.(USA)
Dr. Silk is specialized in Sports Chiropractic. This scientific system utilizes X-rays to measure skeletal posture, locate the major stress points of your muscular system and improve through corrective exercise, flexibility and traction to support the chiropractic adjustment. He has spent his professional career developing elite level athletes through his unique approach by reducing injuries and maximizing performance.
In addition to being a Chiropractor, Dr Silk is a Certified Strength and Conditioning (S&C) Coach, which he utilizes by training and developing young athletes in a wide range of sports from Track and Field to Mixed Martial Arts. Dr. Silk is the S&C Coach and Cut-man for Rhino Fight Team and the Chiropractor for CPTC Olympic development program and has worked with Olympians representing Trinidad, Jamaica, Guyana, Grenada, USA and Israel. He has lectured in fitness for New York University, the National Academy of Sports Medicine, and is the Director of Sports Science for American Fitness Institute.
He was personally trained by world renowned Dr. Larry Webster, in Webster Breech Baby Turning Technique. Of the many honors and awards he is very proud to have been awarded “Best Chiropractor in Manhattan 2014” by Manhattan award Program as well as voted “BEST BACK CRACK IN NYC” by The Village Voice in 2003.
Dr. Silk is now located at Sportopedia Orthopedic Clinic in Ramat Hasharon, Israel to continue his chiropractic journey and support natural healing through Chiropractic.