Dr. Irum Tahir earned her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College. She has worked with public and private organizations in inner-city New York and rural Pakistan to improve health conditions through education. Dr. Tahir has worked in the countries of Madagascar and India working as an extension faculty member of Palmer College of Chiropractic in bringing Chiropractic to thousands of individuals who are less fortunate. She is personally and professionally committed to integrating wellness into daily life and specializes in the unique needs of women and children from a holistic perspective. Dr. Tahir is in the process of becoming Board Certified in Pediatrics and is Certified in Webster Pregnancy Technique. Dr. Tahir created High Point Chiropractic Wellness in 2008 and since this time, the business has expanded several times.
Dr. Irum Tahir was honored as one of the top 100 Entrepreneurs under 30 years of age in the US by the Kauffman Foundation and the Obama administration. She was honored at the White House and was chosen to speak on Entrepreneurship. In November 2013, the business model of High Point Chiropractic Wellness was honored at the United Nations as a top American business run by an Entrepreneur under the age of 35. A member of the American Chiropractic Association, the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, Dr. Tahir helps in advancing the Chiropractic profession by sitting on the Board of the World Congress of Women Chiropractors and the New York Chiropractic Council where she is also District President. Dr. Tahir was named Woman of the Year within the Chiropractic profession in January 2014.
Dr. Tahir MD received his Medical Degree from the prestigious Faculty of Medicine at Cairo University in Cairo, Egypt, then completed post-graduate studies in Pediatrics as well as Obstetrics and Gynecology from one of Ireland's top Universities: National University and Dublin University in Dublin. Dr. Tahir completed Clinical Internship and Residency in Pediatrics and Internal Medicine at Brookdale Hospital as well as Brooklyn Hospital through State University of New York at Downstate.
Dr. Tahir also completed his educational experience at Sloan Kettering Cancer Hospital and has had more than 35 years of experience in practicing Clinical Medicine. After meeting with Integrative Medicine Guru, Dr. Andew Weil, Dr. Tahir began to pursue the practice of Holistic Integrative Medicine and he was able to cure his own arthritis, high cholesterol and obesity using this approach. Holistic Integrative Medicine is Dr. Tahir's greatest passion. Using a comprehensive approach with nutrition, supplements, vitamin, herbs, homeopathy, life style changes and other modalities, he tailors treatment to a person's individualized condition. Dr. Tahir focuses on a holistic view of the body and holds a specialization in conditions of and related to the Thyroid gland and the Endocrine system. Dr. Tahir is in network with POMCO and United Healthcare and out of network with many insurance providers. Dr. Tahir is proud to be a part of High Point Chiropractic Wellness’ atmosphere of love, care and healing. Dr. AZ Tahir and Dr. Irum Tahir often collaborate together on patients care so they ensure patients receive the best care possible.
To get more information on the services provided by Dr. Tahir visit his web site: www.drtahirmd.com or call 888-963-6033
John Capozzi, LMT is a graduate of Boulder College of Therapeutic Massage in Boulder Colorado. He is also a former massage instructor at the Utah College of Massage Therapy, and currently teaching treatment and sports massage at the Onondaga School of Massage in Syracuse, NY. In private practice, he focuses on decreasing pain and restoring proper posture. John is skilled in trigger point therapy, structural body-work, connective deep tissue massage. He is also certified in prenatal massage and Maya abdominal therapy (visceral manipulation). He has experience treating and achieving results with: Plantar fascitis, Sciatica, whiplash, Thoracic outlet syndrome, Rotator cuff injury and TMJ. John loves to work at High Point Chiropractic Wellness because he believes in treating the whole body to restore wellness and improve body mechanics.
John Capozzi LMT may be reached at : 315-209-9798
Kathryn Rue began working at High Point December 2014 as a member of our front desk staff. She comes to HP with a background in facilitating mind-body wellness. She is a Certified Massage Therapist and Certified Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) instructor. She is currently completing a program for the Nutritional Counseling of Athletes.
She is an avid runner, having completed many marathons, half-marathons, and triathlons. She has long been a fan of chiropractic care to help with doing endurance training and events."The many complementary services and providers at High Point are designed to empower patients to constantly progress toward and then live in a state of optimal health."