This episode’s spine specialist is Dr. Roy Siegel. He shares a story of treating one of the most beloved men in the world. Dr. Siegel practices in New York City.
Roy H. Siegel He has lectured nationwide on low back pain and sciatica, prevention and treatment of dance and running injuries as well as nutrition.
Dr. Roy has treated thousands of professional dancers and broadway performers along with the casts and crews.
Dr. Siegel has had articles published in Runners World, Dance Magazine. Redbook magazine, the NY Times and an article on posture in Oprah Winfrey’s magazine O. Dr. Siegel has appeared TV discussing his role in the treatment of dance and running injuries. You may also have seen Dr. Siegel on "Sixty Minutes" or on Regis and Kelly..
Dr. Roy has attended over 2,000 hours of nutrition courses and seminars. He loves creating a diet and supplement schedule for patients that will help them alleviate and correct problems as well as slow the aging process. He practices what he preaches and loves it.
He is still an active musician, playing guitar and piano, performing as singer/songwriter Roy Howard. Besides treating dancers, his musical background enhances his ability to help musicians play with strength, dexterity in a pain free state.