After graduating with a B.S. from Western New England College, Dr. Silk received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life University in 1996 and awarded an NBCE Certificate of Attainment. Prior to making Aliyah, Dr. Silk spent 18 years supporting New York Cities elite level athletes out of his Park Avenue office in the heart of Manhattan.
Dr. Silk specializes in Sports Chiropractic, the combination of corrective exercise, flexibility training and manual therapy techniques to support the chiropractic adjustment. He has spent his professional career helping elite level athletes with his unique approach by reducing injuries and maximizing performance.
Dr Silk works with athletes in a wide range of sports. Dr. Silk was the team chiropractor and Cut-man for Rhino Fight Team, the Chiropractor for Central Park Track Club. He had the honor to work with Olympic athletes representing Trinidad, Jamaica, Guyana, Uganda, Grenada, USA and Israel. He has lectured in fitness for New York University, the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
He is very proud to have been voted “BEST BACK CRACK IN NYC” 2003 by The Village Voice and than again in 2014 "Best of Manhattan" by the Manhattan Award Program.
Dr. Silk continues his chiropractic journey in Israel as the team chiropractor for Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team the 3rd most decorated club in Euro League history.