Meet Our Chiropractors
Dr. Michael Kolin
Dr. Michael Kolin has practiced chiropractic throughout New York City since the year 2000.
After graduating from the University of Maryland, Dr. Kolin went on to Life University, where he received his Doctorate in Chiropractic. He then combined his knowledge of chiropractic with his love and passion for sports to found multiple Chiropractic and rehabilitation centers in New York and New Jersey. He later Co-Founded NYC Chiropractic, LLC, which has become New York City’s premier Chiropractic and wellness center by providing a central source for varied physical rehabilitation needs. NYC Chiropractic, LLC brings together New York’s premier doctors of Chiropractic, allowing each patient individualized and specific rehabilitation programs.
Dr. Kolin currently lives in Manhasset, New York with his wife Allison and two boys, Ryan and Daniel. He coaches his boys soccer, golf, tennis as well as, participating in triathlons. He is also a co-founder of the non-profit Section 16h Group, which has grown from a few New York Giants fans “tailgating for a cause” to a remarkable tailgate experience that raises thousands of dollars every year for charity. He is actively involved coaching his sons baseball, soccer, lacrosse team, and enjoys tennis, golf, skiing and competes in triathlons.
- Co-Founder, Section 16h Group non-profit charity
Dr. James Adams Jr.
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.
Dr. Xavier Ferland-Haroun
Dr. Xavier Ferland-Haroun is an alumni of Northeast College of Health Sciences, where he received his doctoral degree in Chiropractic Medicine. He attended the University of Rhode Island where he received his Bachelors degree in exercise science and kinesiology. He attended URI on a full football scholarship. A competent chiropractor, Dr. Ferland-Haroun is excited to bring his knowledge to 7th Ave. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
He caters to the residents of New York, NY, and manages a wide array of patient concerns, including back pain, joint pain, wrist pain, and sports injuries. He encourages personal responsibility in healthcare which includes attention to health maintenance as well as interactive decision making during times of illness. Dr. Ferland-Haroun is enthusiastic and detail-oriented in conducting patients’ need assessments, as well as in providing accurate results and recommendations for the development of appropriate patient treatment. He understands their needs and treats every person with the compassion, respect, and attention they deserve.
Dr. Isaac Gee
Dr. Isaac Gee received his bachelor’s degree from Adelphi university in Exercise Science and completed his doctoral degree in Chiropractic at Northeast College of Health Sciences. Dr. Gee believes in empowering patients to take full control of their own health through interactive assessment, education and treatment.
Dr. Gee is passionate and knowledgeable in chiropractic techniques and rehabilitation exercises. He is well versed in functional movement/exercises through his certification in Functional Range Conditioning. He has spent several years assisting physical therapists in rehabilitation therapies and exercise prior to finishing his doctorate in Chiropractic. Dr. Gee is skilled in managing back pain, joint pain and various soft tissue injuries. He is excited to bring his expertise to 7th Avenue Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation in order to cater to the residence of New York City.
Dr. Mark Goldstein
Since the year 2000, Mark Goldstein, DC has been assisting hundreds of New Yorkers to get healthy through chiropractic and physical therapy. Patients visit his west side and downtown New York City centers for the treatment of injuries to the spine as well as other musculoskeletal conditions. A significant number of his patients simply visit his offices for regular spinal adjustments to assist in keeping their bodies healthy.
He earned his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Life University located in Marietta, GA. Previously, he received his BA from the University of Maryland.
For excellent and efficient patient care, Dr. Goldstein utilizes state-of-the-art exercise equipment and treatment modalities to gain lasting relief from neck pain, headaches, low back pain, sciatica, disc syndromes, ankle pain, knee pain, and carpal tunnel syndrome. He has formed an active partnership of various specialized experts to enable him to effectively handle your physical rehabilitation needs.
Outside of the office, Dr. Goldstein enjoys spending time watching and attending sporting events and concerts. He exercises regularly and loves being a husband and father of two wonderful children.
Dr. Steve Malayil
Dr. Steve Malayil is a chiropractor who works with patients who have various orthopedic and neuromuscular conditions. He is passionate about providing hands-on and patient-centered care, and has attained extensive certifications which he uses to guide each patient’s recovery.
Dr. Steve performs a wide variety of chiropractic techniques including Diversified, Active Release, ConnecTX, Functional Movement Taping, and the use of SOT blocks. He has partaken in a number of seminars including ART, Contemporary Rehabilitation-Principles and applications, Functional Taping for Musculoskeletal Injuries, RockTape, ConnecTX and ultimate achievement of the FMT, FTMI, ConnecTX, and ART certification. Dr. Steve always strives to be current with the most modern techniques and is currently working towards several more advanced chiropractic certifications. He is up to date with the most recent evidence-based treatments strategies to create individualized treatment plans ensuring that his patients are able to return to their favorite activities.
Dr. Steve is a native of Parsippany, New Jersey and graduated from New York Chiropractic College in 2016. When he is away from the office, he enjoys working out at the gym and playing with his golden retriever, Lionel. Dr. Steve is also a devoted fan of the NY Knicks, Yankees, and Giants. He will never “jump ship” on his teams despite some of his co-workers’ efforts to convince him otherwise!
Dr. Keith West
Dr. Keith West grew up in upstate New York where he enjoyed a lifetime of competitive sports; focusing primarily on soccer, tennis and cycling. Athletics taught him the virtues of hard work and perseverance, attributes which he carries over into his professional career. Dr. West graduated as valedictorian from Owego Free Academy, and went on to further his education at Cornell University where he received his Bachelors degree in biological sciences.
Following a year of travelling and teching in Spain and Colombia, Dr. West continued his educational journey at New York Chiropractic College where he earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree with honors and completed a year long internship at the Miami VA Medical Center. Dr. West follows an evidence-based approach to health care in order to provide his patients with proven treatment protocols. Techniques employed include, hands on adjustments, Cox Flexion and Distraction, decompression therapy, and Active Release.
Dr. West also recognizes the importance of proper muscular balance and incorporates functional rehabilitation exercises into his treatment plans when appropriate. Dr. West works within a multidisciplinary group that includes orthopedists, physical therapists, acupuncturists, physiatrists, podiatrists and massage therapists to provide the most effective treatment and the relief you need.
Dr. Shahrooz Zamanipour
Dr. Zamanipour is a chiropractor that is experienced in treatment and rehabilitation of various musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries. He is skilled at many different techniques such as Diversified adjusting, Fascial distortion model, kinesiology taping, and PNF stretching. He is also rocktape and FDM certified.
Dr. Z has successfully treated various athletes such as soccer and volleyball players, crossfitters, runners and MMA fighters. He has also treated many office workers with issues resulting from poor posture and bad ergonomics.
Dr. Z is licensed in the state of New York and has successfully completed Parts 1-4 of the NBCE board exams and Physiotherapy. He was raised in Dallas, TX and graduated from Parker university in 2016. He is an avid sand volleyball player and enjoys staying active.