First Visit

When seeking an appointment with Dr. Raymond A. Semente, one can expect to find the latest in chiropractic care available, as well as a more personalized touch. At his office in St. James, Dr. Semente uses his wealth of experience and training to ensure that patients receive the best chiropractic care they could find anywhere on Long Island.

Dr. Semente offers a wide variety of treatment options for his patients. For those seeking a consultation over possible muscle degradation, Dr. Semente offers neuromuscular testing. This procedure analyzes the strength of each muscle contraction in your body. The results of these tests help Dr. Semente understand how to go about treating the patient’s particular needs for optimal recovery.

Another treatment option that patients can find with Dr. Semente is through Autotrax Spinal Decompression Therapy. A noninvasive procedure with a fast recovery time, this therapy has been clinically proven to aid in many spinal injuries, including:

  • Pinched Nerves
  • Sciatica
  • Herniated Discs
  • Whiplash
  • Radiculopathy

If you are interested in this procedure, schedule a consultation with Dr. Semente today!

Dr. Semente also offers a cervical and lumbar range of motion exam for his patients. This treatment option allows Dr. Semente to see the decline in a patient’s range of motion following an accident or work-related injury. Once the range of motion has been noted, Dr. Semente can then take the necessary steps to start the patient on a recovery regimen to regain former range of motion.

For patients that suffer from possible nerve pain or discomfort, Dr. Semente offers treatment through the use of Electromyography (EMG)/Nerve Conduction Velocity/Evoked Potential Therapy. What this test does is evaluate the nerve’s ability to function properly by stimulating corresponding muscles. The results are then recorded and analyzed for irregular wave patterns. Simply speaking, this therapy option helps patients who have nerve damage or impairment of any type.

Dr. Semente has also helped many of his patients with the use of X-Ray imaging to examine a patient’s spine for possible abnormalities, all in the same day. In addition, Dr. Semente also aids in the recovery of a large variety of back pain and injuries.

Contact us here to see how Dr. Semente can tend to your personal care and recovery today!