How do I become a new patient?

Check out our New Patient page to learn how to become a new patient and schedule your first appointment.

Do I have to travel to New York City to see Dr. Piken?

Chiropractic adjustments and Applied Kinesiology only happen at Dr. Piken’s Midtown Manhattan office in New York City. If you are outside of New York City, Dr. Piken offers one-on-one functional nutrition and holistic health coaching services and via video chat. Please call (212) 581-9079 or e-mail to schedule a virtual visit.

Is there anything I need to do before my first appointment with Dr. Piken?

Whether you are seeing Dr. Piken in person at his New York City office or virtually, you should fill out his intake forms which can be found here. Once completed, please email those forms to

What is Dr. Piken’s fee structure?

Dr. Piken’s fee structure is as follows:

  • New Patient Evaluation and New Patient Report (in-office or virtual): $250
  • Virtual Visits: $165
  • Move Better Plan: $1200 (package includes 12 visits)
  • Be Better Plan:        $1800 (package includes 12 visits)
  • Live Better Plan:     $2760 (package includes 24 visits)
  • Gut Restoration Program: $1800/plus relevant lab fees

The fees above do not include the cost of any nutritional supplements that Dr. Piken may recommend or lab fees associated with bloodwork and diagnostic tests.

What is your cancellation policy?

For regular office visits on any of our general programs, we ask for at least five-hours notice prior to cancelling. No-shows and late cancellations are subject to a fee of $50.

Does Dr. Piken accept my medical insurance?

Dr. Piken’s office is self-pay and does not accept insurance for office visits. However, if your insurance has out-of-network chiropractic coverage we are happy to bill your insurance on your behalf. Any reimbursement checks received in conjunction with your care will be sent by your insurance company directly to your home. Please note that Dr. Piken’s services are not covered by Medicaid or Medicare.

Can I use funds from my flexible spending account (FSA) or health savings account (HSA) to pay for office visits with Dr. Piken?

If you have an HSA, FSA or other medical spending account we can provide you with an itemized bill which you can then use to receive reimbursement for your office visits. If you are visiting our Midtown Manhattan office and have a debit card associated with your FSA or HSA, it can be accepted as a form of payment in person.

How do I get to Dr. Piken’s Midtown Manhattan office?

Dr. Piken practices at Innate Wellness Group, 119 West 57th Street, Suite 712. Take the N, Q or R trains to the 57th Street Station located at 57th Street and 7th Avenue or the F train to the 57th Street station located at 6th Avenue and 57th Street. The office is conveniently located on 57th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues.

Where should I purchase any supplements Dr. Piken recommends?

You can purchase all of the supplements Dr. Piken recommends at our NYC office or online via FullScript. Supplements purchased on FullScript will be conveniently delivered to your home.

What is the cost of the lab testing Dr. Piken recommends?

While lab tests do incur additional fees, we are happy to report that many insurance companies cover these tests. We can investigate your coverage during your New Patient Evaluation. Without insurance, the average lab test costs between $150 and $450. Most new patients require between one and three tests to gather the clinical information necessary to create an effective and comprehensive care plan that meets their needs.


Chiropractor, Certified Nutrition Specialist and Health Coach who offers a holistic and whole body approach to nutrition and wellness.

Address: 119 West 57th Street, Suite 712 New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 581-9079