Balance and Musculoskeletal well being.
Richard L. Van Buskirk, D.O., Ph.D.
2900 S. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34239
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EVERYONE WANTS AND
DESERVES A HEALTHY BODY that’s able to rise to the daily necessities
and challenges of life. Strength, flexibility and balance are the
means to achieve that goal. But too often, disease, trauma, pain and
lifestyle deficiencies get in the way. The focus of Dr. Richard Van Buskirk’s medical practice is to help the individual restore neural
and musculoskeletal health. The result is a healthy life, physically
The sources of an individual’s neural and musculoskeletal problems
determined using skillful neurological, osteopathic and orthopedic
coupled with Dr. Van Buskirk’s knowledge of general medicine from
practice as a board-certified family physician. Using the original
osteopathic manipulative method, the Still Technique, and other
methods, Dr. Van Buskirk seeks to restore the balance, flexibility,
and energy efficiency inherent in the human body. He also uses
modifications, exercise and stretch prescriptions, medications and
injections to restore neural and musculoskeletal health.
Healing the body also involves healing the emotions. Most emotions
are generated and stored in the body, even if they are interpreted
brain. Dr. Van Buskirk explains that balancing and releasing the
musculoskeletal systems helps restore emotional balance from trauma,
persistent pain and long-term emotional distress. Likewise, any
emotional load we bear can limit our body’s ability to heal.
Restoring emotional balance aids recovering body health.
Dr. Van Buskirk
explains that balancing and releasing the neural and
musculoskeletal systems helps restore balance from
trauma, persistent pain and long-term muculoskeletal distress.
Healing the body improves and stabilizes other disease processes,
musculoskeletal manipulation and exercise are known to improve
cardiovascular disease, arthritis and lung disease. Therefore,
restoring neural and musculoskeletal balance is important in healing
the whole body.