Welcome to Riverdale Chiropractor

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Located in the heart of the Riverdale section of the Bronx, the leading health professionals at Riverdale Chiropractor - Shaw Chiropractic Group are dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives -- combining expertise and experience that spans the entire chiropractic wellness spectrum. Our doctors are committed to bringing you better health and a better way of life by teaching and practicing the true principles of chiropractic wellness care.


Patients seeking treatment at Riverdale Chiropractor - Shaw Chiropractic Group with Drs. Shaw and Napolitano are assured of receiving only the finest quality care through the use of modern chiropractic equipment, technique, massage therapy and technology. Dr. Shaw, Dr. Napolitano and the staff share a genuine concern for your well-being!

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It's Your Life . . . Live it in Health!

Dr. Gerald M. Shaw and Dr. Ralph Napolitano
Riverdale Chiropractor, Bronx NY
718-796-7196

Meet the Doctor

  • Dr. Shaw performs neck adjustment
    Dr. Gerald Shaw

    Dr. Shaw is a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic who has been freeing people from pain in the Riverdale, Bronx, NY community since 1981 when he created the Shaw Chiropractic Group. He is a graduate of the prestigious National University of Health Sciences in Lombard Illinois. He is a lifelong resident of Riverdale now residing in Yonkers. He has been married to Nancy, a retired NY City and Yonkers technology teacher who has recently re-joined the team to offer her expertise in tech support. Together they have two sons.

    As a Chiropractor with experience, Dr. Shaw is committed to promoting optimal health and the well-being of patients.

    Dr. Shaw uses a whole-person approach. This approach to wellness means looking for underlying causes of any disturbance or disruption (which may or may not be causing symptoms at the time) and making whatever interventions and lifestyle adjustments that would optimize the conditions for normal function. Using this unique approach, Dr. Shaw is able to help you to accelerate and/or maintain your journey to good health.

    Education
    Fordham Preparatory School, University of Miami: B.S. Chemistry, National College of Chiropractic: B.S. Human Anatomy, National College of Chiropractic: Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.)


  • Dr. Ralph performs the Y-Strap adjustment
    Dr. Ralph Napolitano B.S., D.C.

    Seen here performing his signature Y-Strap adjustment, Dr. Ralph Napolitano is a New York State Board Certified Chiropractor, Board Certified Clinical Nutritionist, and Holistic Health Counselor. He is a 2001 graduate of the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic.

    Dr. Napolitano has studied extensively many different dietary theories. Everything from the traditional to the scientific; from the Far East to the West. From the ancient traditions of macrobiotics, Ayurveda, and Chinese Medicine, to modern dietary methods like raw foods, juicing, fasting, detoxification, and bestsellers like Atkins, the Zone, and the South Beach Diet.

    Since 1927 his family has owned and operated Ann & Tony's Restaurant, on Arthur Avenue, in The Bronx. His restaurant experience has given him the skills to put together recipes that are great tasting and heart-healthy with an Italian flare.

    Education
    Dr. Napolitano obtained his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from the University of Bridgeport, the only government-funded Chiropractic school in the United States.


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Office Hours

Monday

Closed

Tuesday

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Wednesday

12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Thursday

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Friday

12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sunday

Closed

Monday
Closed
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday
Closed