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2437 Aramingo Ave Philadelphia, PA 19125

Port Richmond Village Shpg Ctr
Next to T-mobile

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Call Us (267) 519-8788

Hours: Mon, Wed & Fri | 9am – 6pm Hours: Tue & Thur | 11am – 7pm

Tranquil Point Massage Therapy is located inside of River Wards. Call today to schedule an appointment with Jennifer Cesari

RIVER WARDS

Physical Medicine

Tranquil Point Massage Therapy is located inside of River Wards. Call today to schedule an appointment with Jennifer Cesari

About us

Our professional staff is an integral part of your experience here at the River Wards Occupational Medicine & Wellness Center.

Details are the key to recovery

We incorporate a revitalizing and holistic approach to healthcare that is personally suited for each patient.

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At River Wards Occupational Medicine and Wellness Center, our mission is to be the local community healthcare leader and our passion is to improve your health.

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Holistic Approach

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Treatments Offered

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Performance

These services are provided to the patient with integrity and respect for their individual biology.

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    KennedyDecompression

    Kennedy Decompression Therapy is a wonderful alternative to surgery with an 83% success rate (with treatment plan) for herniated disc conditions of the neck and low back. It may also be used to treat carpal tunnel syndrome.

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    Auricular

    Auricular therapy is a form of alternative medicine utilizing ear acupuncture points to help control pain. Each point in the ear reflects a specific region of the body.

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    Massage

    Jennifer is well versed in the ability to identify and treat problematic soft-tissue areas of the body to reduce pain and enable patients to achieve maximum recovery. Also available for private bookings.

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    Athletes

    Our team utilizes an array of sports medicine techniques on elite athletes.

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    Chiropractic

    Flexion-Distraction is a gentle chiropractic treatment procedure utilized to treat back and neck pain.

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    Carefocus

    We work for you. Our team is dedicated to helping you reach your health care goals with individualized treatment plans. Our passion is your health.

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    Foo Dog

    Known to be the guardian of positive energy, these statues guard Dr. Bonner’s office. They represent his time studying Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture in Tianjin, China.

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    Equipment

    We offer state of the art exercise and rehabilitation equipment to help you get back on your feet, doing what you love, faster.

Details are the key to recovery

We incorporate a revitalizing and holistic approach to healthcare that is personally suited for each patient.

Contact us

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2437 Aramingo Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125
Phone: (267) 519-8788
Hours: Mon, Wed & Fri | 9am – 6pm
Hours: Tue & Thur | 11am – 7pm

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Dr. George Bonner | Email

Dr. George Bonner graduated from the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic in May 2000. He then studied Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture having graduated from Tianjin University in Tianjin, China. In addition, Dr. Bonner achieved certification in Electrodiagnostic Medicine and his post-graduate education in this field includes Harvard University, The Mayo Clinic, Columbia University and Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Bonner has studied Auricular Medicine with world renowned doctors like Dr. Raphael Nogier, Dr. Nader Suliman and Dr. Terry Olson. He is an associate member of the American Academy of Pain Management and currently is the Sports Medicine Director and Board of Governors member of the Middle Atlantic Boxing Association.

Sarah Santoro | Email

Sarah Santoro is our Business Administrator. She graduated Cum Laude from the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey in the spring of 2013. She studied Psychology with minors in both Business Studies and Holistic Health. Sarah is a key figure in the development of River Wards. Her major responsibilities include promoting and marketing the business, implementing business procedures, negotiating contracts and deals, preparing financial and marketing data, as well as networking.

Jennifer Cesari | Email

Jennifer Cesari graduated with honors from the National Massage Therapy Institute in 2010. Less than two weeks after graduation she passed the national board certification. Her postgraduate education includes myofascial release for the neck and shoulder, whiplash recovery, and trigger point therapy. Jennifer is currently certified with the Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals. She is nationally certified and licensed by the State of Pennsylvania.

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Details are the key to recovery

We incorporate a revitalizing and holistic approach to healthcare that is personally suited for each patient.

Holistic Approach

At River Wards Occupational Medicine and Wellness Center, our mission is to be the local community healthcare leader and our passion is to improve your health. Our standards of care are to improve the patient’s quality of life by reducing pain and restoring the functional capacity of each patient to their maximum potential.

We incorporate a revitalizing and holistic approach to healthcare that is personally suited for each patient. The healthcare team at River Wards combines the latest scientific treatments combining orthopedics, physical therapy, chiropractic, exercise rehabilitation, massage therapy, auricular medicine, sports medicine and functional medicine. These services are provided to the patient with integrity and respect for their individual biology.

Conditions Treated

  • Herniated Discs in neck and lower back
  • Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Sciatica
  • Low Back Pain
  • Headaches
  • Sports Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Plantar Fascitis
  • Neck and Spinal Pain
  • Work Related and Auto Accident Injuries
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Treatments Offered

  • Decompression Therapy for Herniated Discs
  • Medical Massage
  • Chiropractic
  • Exercise Rehabilitation
  • Microcurrent Acupuncture Pain Relief
  • Physical Medicine
  • Auricular Medicine
  • Battlefield Acupuncture for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Neuromuscular Reeducation
  • One on one Personalized Training
  • Nutritional Counseling for Improved Performance / Weight Loss
  • Sports Medicine Taping / Bracing
  • Functional Medicine
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Whats Happening

Testimonials

Danny Garcia, World Boxing Champion

Dr. Bonner’s chiropractic adjustments and nutritional advice help keep me in peak shape and allow me to perform in the ring at my best.

Jennifer Ingram

Thank you to Dr. George Bonner. Already had a pinched nerve from an accident and then fell from my attic steps and made my back 100 times worse. Couldn't get out of bed, put clothes on or hardly walk. I literally feel so much better.

A. Pizzotti

The Auricular medicine treatment given to me by Dr. Bonner has allowed me to regain my life back from the horrible experience of migraine headaches.

Jennifer C. Smith

Thank you Dr. George and Jen for fixing me up! My neck and shoulder feel 98% better after just one visit. Thank you for seeing me on such short notice and easing my pain! I highly recommend to anyone interested!

George Moebius

I would like to thank Dr George Bonner for the treatment he gave me yesterday. All of these races have taken a toll on my body, but now, thanks to him, I am ready for the Broad Street Run.

Kelly Suarez

Today is day 14 since my daughter has taken Advil for migraine headaches. I truly can't thank Dr. Bonner and his team enough for making this happen. Please check out their page and go see them, it will be worth your time !! We will be there tomorrow!

Melanie Ralph

Thank you very much, Dr. George Bonner and the great staff @ River Wards Occupational Medicine! You all did a terrific job with my physical therapy today, I am FINALLY on the road to recovery - feeling grateful.

Cindy Windfelder

I have been going to physical therapy here for about two week now. The staff here is caring and very motivating. I could not ask for any better treatment in helping get me back to a pain free life style thank you guys! I know i have a way to go, but it's working.

Dennis Johnson

This place rocks! As a pro bmxer pushing forty, this place has saved, and rebuilt me! Thank you!

Angelica Carbone

Today I went to see Dr. George Bonner because of neck and back pain. Waking in with a pain level of 7, 10 being the highest, I left feeling 99% better. Dr. Bonner give each of his patients his 100% undivided attention. Dr. Bonner can work miracleS with this hands. He will make sure you receive the best treatment for what's needed. Dr. Bonner will make sure you leave his office feeling 100% better. Thank you Dr. Bonner for your services. It's more than appreciated.

Maureen Pomykacz

I would like to thank Dr Bonner and the entire staff at river wards occupational medicine and wellness care for everything they did for me. They make you feel like you knew them your whole like. I was suffering with pain in the knee for three months getting all kinds of treatment with no relief. I go on Tuesday. for the first time and walked out with little pain. Go today and feel 100 present better after massage, therapy and adjustments. if your in pain call for an appointment, you won!t regret it.

John Koczkodon

Jenn the massage therapist was amazing today. Her hands are like magic. It helps that shes beautiful also. I highly recommend river wards.

Auburee King

Great environment and dr.bonner works thoroughly to make you feel better. My neck feels wonderful! Awesome first experience with a chiropractor!!

Amanda Lear

Amazing!!!! Doc did a great job and he's super nice. I feel 100% better. Can't wait to go back.

Billy Gardner

Thank you Dr George Bonner for taking care of my back this afternoon. Walked in with so much pain and now able to function normally. If you have any sort of ailment I highly recommend visiting Dr Bonner and the rest of the staff at River Wards.

Averee Williams

Dr. Bonner is amazing!!!!!! He has been working with me on and off for a while now. Always nice clean environment and friendly staff.

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Located in Port Richmond Village Shopping Center

River Wards Occupational Medicine & Wellness Center
2437 Aramingo Ave, Philadelphia, PA (E York St & Armingo Ave)
Next to T-Mobile.