Dr. Peter J. Duggan earned his Doctor of Chiropractic and BS from The National College of Chiropractic in Chicago, Illinois. He received his BA from SUNY Albany. Dr. Duggan enjoys working with professional athletes from: MLB, NBA, NFL, NASCAR, PGA as well as, Olympic and professional runners and Ironman triathletes. He focuses on the athlete's muscular and skeletal imbalances, correcting them to help optimize performance in competition.
Dr. Duggan uses the very latest medical advances including Active Release Techniques & Graston Techniques to get his patients back to competition quickly. Dr. Duggan is an ART instructor and helps teach doctors and therapists from around the country the latest in soft tissue therapeutics. Many athletes recognize the competitive edge they receive from treatment and elect to continue with performance care, once their injury has resolved, to help them reach their athletic goals.
Dr. Duggan has lectured extensively and made numerous TV appearances on sports and spinal injuries. He has presented at the NYU School of Medicine Comprehensive Spine Course as guest faculty. He has been appointed to the medical staff for The Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii; Medical Captain for The NYC Marathon and Manhattan Classic Gymnastic Competitions.
Dr. Duggan recognizes there is always a higher level of fitness, strength and balance for every athlete. He makes it his passion to help each athlete get there. In addition, Dr. Duggan enjoys participating in athletics of all sports and is an avid runner.
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