James Adams, Jr., D.C.


Westside Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. James Adams, Jr. is a chiropractor who focuses his energy on individuals suffering from poor biomechanics, postural abnormalities, and soft tissue/ connective tissue disorders.

Prior to joining forces with Manhattan Sports Medicine, Dr. Adams completed his studies at New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls with additional clinical work in Long Island.  Dr. Adams additionally collaborated with NSPC Neurology Group in Rockville Centre, New York, performing additional clinical work in rotations at Farmingdale V.A. Clinic and SUNY Stony Brook.  Dr. Adams is licensed in the state of New York and has successfully completed Parts 1-4 of the NBCE board exams and Physiotherapy.

As a specialist in the neuromusculoskeletal system, Dr. Adams offers a unique diagnostic experience to ensure patients the best noninvasive procedures possible.  Continued educational programs and a diverse background have yielded unparalleled results; his patients know him for his effective communication skills and a positive spirit able to pull anyone through tough times.

Dr. Adams has had the distinct privilege to work with patients from many backgrounds on an array of musculoskeletal disorders.  For example, he has simultaneously orchestrated recovery for elite athletes and addressed simple postural abnormalities contributing to office employees’ dreaded  “Desk Workers’ Syndrome”.  Dr. Adams works especially often with competitive and long distance runners, yet regardless of patients’ athletic skill or health knowledge, he aspires to educate and help them set achievable goals.

Dr. Adams’s favorite pastimes include motocross, surfing, snowboarding, running and rock climbing.  He recently completed the Chicago marathon and is anticipating many great New York City marathons to come.