Meet Dr. Kaplan

Eric Kaplan, DC, DACNB, FACFN, FABVR, FABCDD is an open, eager, enthusiastic teacher and student of the world of health and wellness. Dr. Kaplan has impressive academic credentials. He received a B.S. in Human Biology at Emory University and a D.C. from Palmer College of Chiropractic-West. In addition, he is a Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist, with over 1,500 hours of post graduate studies at The Carrick Institute, including specialty courses such as Movement Disorders, Vestibular Rehabilitation and Childhood Developmental Delays. His latest accomplishment is completing two Fellowships via the American College of Functional Neurology and now is Board Certified Functional Neurologist and a Fellow of the American Board of Vestibular Rehabiliation. Being trained in dozens of chiropractic and neurology techniques, he has the ability to treat many different types of patients.

Dr. Kaplan is also the founder and sole proprietor of Kaplan Brain and Body Center, a full service chiropractic neurology and wellness center located in the heart of the West Village in New York City. Serving patients for many years, Dr. Kaplan is committed not only to his patient’s health, but to the overall quality of their life. The Kaplan Brain and Body Center philosophy integrates the physical wellness side of life with the human side of life. Ask any Kaplan Brain and Body Center patient and they will tell you Dr. Kaplan is a warm, passionate, and inspirational teacher of love, health, and happiness.

Meet Dr. Venable

Taronté E. Venable, DC, DACNB, CES, PES is a passionate practitioner of alternative medicine with the ultimate goal throughout treatment to treat the ailment and the root cause of the problem by discovering what predisposed the body to the injury. This involves treating the body as a whole and not focusing solely on it’s individual parts. 

As a chiropractor, he practice diversified adjusting techniques with knowledge and experience of how to appropriately utilize functional neurology, functional movement patterns, corrective/performance exercise, resistance bands, kettle bells, tool-assisted soft tissue, manual soft tissue, pin and stretch techniques, myofascial release, nerve flossing, performance taping, PIR, flexion distraction, ultrasound, electric stimulus, cold laser, shockwave, hot packs and cold packs. 

Dr. Venable aspired to be a physical therapist shadowing physical therapy physicians in 2008 to 2009 while completing his undergraduate studies. After graduation he immediately began working as a personal trainer, Maryland state certified chiropractic assistant and rehabilitation specialist at an out-patient physical therapy and chiropractic practice from 2009 to 2012. At the same time, Dr. Venable also worked as a physical therapy technician at an in-patient hospital from 2009 to 2012 as he learned about both acute and chronic care in both facilities and was first exposed to stroke patients. After completing his graduate studies, he moved to New York to begin his career as an associate and has since been successfully treating patients with spinal, extremity and neurological conditions. 

Memberships

  • American Chiropractic Association
  • International Chiropractic Association

Affiliations

  • The Board of Chiropractic Neurologists
  • The American College of Functional Neurology
  • The Carrick Institute

Our doctors are trained in these chiropractic techniques:

  • Diversified
  • Thompson Drop
  • Activator
  • SOT Sacral Occipital Technique
  • Cox Flexion Distraction
  • Toggle
  • Chiropractic Neurology
  • Myofascial Release Techniques
  • Gonstead
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Childhood Developmental Delays

Our doctors specialize in the treatment of a variety of issues including:

  • ADD/ADHD
  • Insomnia
  • Dementia
  • Concussions
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Weight Loss
  • Hoshimoto’s
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Stroke
  • Autism
  • Anxiety
  • Neck Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Headaches
  • Tourette’s Syndrome