Dr. Adam N. Favro, Chiropractor
Dr. Favro is a national board certified doctor of chiropractic. In addition to his chiropractic certification, he also holds certifications in clinical radiology, physiotherapy and Active Release Techniques. He earned his degree from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in Minneapolis, MN. Upon graduation, Dr. Favro was hired as an associate doctor at LynLake Chiropractic where he became the official chiropractor of the Twin Cities Marathon and chiropractor for Team USA Minnesota. In 2011, Dr. Favro moved back to his home state of NY and founded Turning Point Chiropractic in Saratoga Springs. His mission is to help people achieve greater levels of health, fitness and quality of life through scientific, innovative and quality care.
College of St. Rose Women's Soccer
In 2012, the College of St. Rose women's soccer team was coming off a season as NCAA Division II national champions. The team was full of dedicated athletes who were plagued with injury. Dr. Favro was brought in to help athletes return to play faster and reduce the injury rate. He continues to work with the team each season.
Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce
Dr. Favro feels it is imperative to give back to the community. He is a member of the board of directors of the Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce and sits on their Health and Wellness Council. The Health and Wellness Council is responsible for the initiatives that made and continue to make Saratoga County the healthiest county in New York State.
Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation
Preservation, whether it be a house, vehicle or human, has been a huge part of Dr. Favro's life. He has helped his parents renovate numerous homes and he has restored many classic cars. It seemed like a natural fit for Dr. Favro to join the board of directors of the Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation. The Foundation is crucial in keeping the history and aesthetics of Saratoga what we have all come to love.
Principles and techniques
Dr. Favro spends many hours each year studying different techniques to help you get better faster. Below are some of the techniques that he has trained in:
- Active Release Techqniques
- McKenzie/Manual Diagnosis & Treatment
- Dynamic Neuromuscuular Stabilization (Janda, Lewit, Voljta and others)
- Kinesiology and movement pattern taping (ie. RockTape)
- Rehabilitation of the Spine (Craig Leibenson, DC)
- Instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (Graston Technique)
- Back Fitness and Performance (Dr. Stuart McGill)
Although Dr. Favro has multiple commitments, there is nothing more special to him than family. He and his wife, Kira, spend their time restoring their 1900 Victorian home, visiting their retired thoroughbred racehorses, or taking their rescue dog, Sammy, on walks around town.