Robert Gottesman, DC
Robert Gottesman, D.C. is a Chiropractic Physician in practice since 1987. Dr. Gottesman recently joined Total MD after 27 years of private practice in Pompano Beach, Florida. He specializes in the conservative treatment of musculoskeletal conditions, particularly of the spine through chiropractic manipulation and joint mobilization. Dr. Gottesman also treats patients with manual therapies including myofascial release, stretching, manual traction, and lymphatic drainage to reduce tissue congestion to improve rate of recovery and reduce nerve root an intervertebral disc pressure.
Dr. Gottesman completed his undergraduate studies at Queens College and received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life Chiropractic College in Atlanta, Georgia in 1985. He has been an active member of the Florida Chiropractic Association since 1986. Dr. Gottesman is certified as an Expert Medical Advisor for the Division of Workers Compensation.
In his 27 years of service to the community, Dr. Gottesman has performed physicals, treated sports injuries for many Broward County schools, and has participated in community education to raise awareness of the importance of spinal health care. He also has taught Biology and various science courses at Nova Southeastern University.
Dr. Gottesman has vast experience and expertise with the following conditions:
• Disc disease, including herniated discs
• Nerve Impingement
• Neck and back pain
• Upper extremity pain and numbness
• Sciatic pain
• Muscle spasms
• Auto and work-related conditions
• Sports Injuries