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Dr. Kesten is a Chiropractor in full time practice at Kesten Family Chiropractic in Baldwin, NY.  He is a leading expert on health and wellness and speaks and writes regularly to help people make positive changes in their lives.


Dr. Kesten is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of the Palmer College of Chiropractic in 1991.  In 1998 he completed post graduate studies in Applied Kinesiology which incorporates chiropractic, muscle testing, nutrition and focuses on connecting physical, chemical and emotional health.  In 2002, Dr. Kesten received his certification as a Certified Personal Trainer from the American Council on Exercise and utilizes his knowledge of exercise and rehabilitation with sports injuries.


He is a  member of the International College of Applied Kinesiology, Past President of the Oceanside Rotary Club, Secretary of the Baldwin Rotary and Volunteer Chiropractor for the Chiropractic for Humanity program which serves the indigent and homeless in New York City.


Dr. Kesten has been a featured speaker for many local civic, religious and business groups with topics such as Stress Management, How to Improve the Immune System Naturally  and more.  Below are the outlines for some of his presentations.




In today’s world, there are so many outside elements that affect the way our immune systems respond. With air and water pollution, toxic food and nutrition, more nerve stress than ever, it’s no wonder most Americans suffer from suppressed immune function. Let Dr. Kesten show you different natural therapies to improve your overall immune function, including whole food nutrition and  supplements, and other natural techniques so you live a healthier life, resist many diseases, and enjoy a better quality of life!




We all have stress in our lives and frankly we all need stress to live. It is how we respond or react to the stress that affects our health. Join Dr. Kesten as he explores different natural options for reducing stress utilizing time-tested techniques he has used with patients for over 25 years. Be ready to reduce your bad stress and enhance the quality of your life.



An estimated 27 million adults had osteoarthritis and an estimated 9.3 million adults were affected by rheumatoid arthritis or rheumatoid variants (e.g., gout) in 2005. That is more than 10% of the entire population so this is information that could definitely affect you now or in the future. Learn many natural and practical approaches to preventing and treating arthritis, so that you and your family can lead healthy, more productive lives. Topics include whole foods, supplements, herbs, chiropractic, and exercises. Don’t miss this important take on the natural approaches to this potentially crippling disease.



Dr.Kesten will explore the world of whole food nutrition, specifically as it’s applied to various health maladies. Various ailments that can be helped by this natural method include but are not limited to Hypo and Hyperthyroidism, Diabetes, Irritable Bowel syndrome, Allergies, Asthma and much more….The discussion includes use of natural foods and whole food supplementation and a demonstration of testing natural substances to determine what the body needs. Learn to “do your body right” with whole food nutrition!

The feedback we’ve received has been excellent:


We enjoyed his presentation.  He was quite thorough….some of our folks plan to check his practice out”


……..Secretary, Ladies Home League of the Salvation Army


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