3 Ways You May Be Damaging Your Back

  Heavy backpacks – Backpacks are a great way to get your belongings around, but make sure you aren’t carrying too much. The weight of a backpack can do quite some damage if it’s too heavy. Disperse the weight of you backpack into other bags. High Heels – Those uncomfortable heels aren’t only doing damage to your feet, they can… Read more.

3 Tips to Avoid Back Pain

Exercise! Regular physical activity can help alleviate back pain. Unless you are dealing with a serious injury, exercise is a sure fire way to bring down swelling and ease muscle tension.   Lift Correctly Whenever lifting heavy objects be mindful of your form. Bend at your knees, not at your back. Also, avoid twisting your body while lifting and, if… Read more.

Pain Treatment Options

There are many different types of pain, and even more ways in which a person can become afflicted with such pains. Dealing with these discomforts can prove very difficult. While many people don’t like pills for the obvious associations that go with them, the bottom line is that for many people pills or medicine can be a great relief. Physical… Read more.

Top 10 Doctors award 2012

Dr. Canty honored with “Top 10 Doctors” award. Selection is based on patient voting and reviews in New York City.  Fewer than 3% of all doctors nationally have been accorded the Top 10 distinction and Dr. Canty is very honored to have been selected for this award.  

Dave S. (vitals.com)

A cutting edge, outside of box doctor that gets results.   “4/4 Stars” For anyone that needs a great back doctor or pain management specialist, I can’t stress how much Tim Canty has helped me, including a diagnosis on my facet joints (which proved true) that no other doctor had considered previously. He provided great non-surgical relief via facet joint injections and… Read more.

Verified Zocdoc patient

I would recommend him to anyone who required the same assistance. Ive been suffering for months. He was determined to get the ball rolling to releave my pain. Easy to talk too, answered all my questions. Cant ask for much more      Recommendation      Bedside Manner      Wait Time

For the second year in a row, Dr. Canty selected for the Patients’ Choice Award 2012

Dr. Timothy Canty of New York, NY has been ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews. New York, NY, November 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients’ Choice Award this year is Dr. Timothy Canty. In fact, of the nation’s 870,000 active physicians and dentists, just five percent… Read more.

Cheryl S.

Thanks Dr. Canty – the pain relief is unbelievable! Best, Cheryl S

Jackie C.

Dr. Canty is amazing! I have had chronic back pain & numbness due to a car accident in 2007. I have exhausted every option including surgery. Dr. Canty administered an epidural injection and the same day I was already feeling relief! Dr. Canty is like no other doctor, he is caring, patient, and thorough. He truly cares about his patients… Read more.


Dear Dr. Canty, I am happy that you cherish what your patient loves instead of stopping her from it…