Dr. Joseph H. Tieri is an osteopathic physician and a specialist in the practice of osteopathic manipulation. He has been in private practice for more than sixteen years and has treated thousands of adults and children suffering from a variety of ailments. Dr. Tieri has lectured on alternative medicine and osteopathy at local colleges, has published articles and editorials on osteopathy and holistic healing in the regional and national press, and serves as a clinical instructor teaching medical students and residents in his office. He is part owner and partner of the Stone Ridge Healing Arts Center in Stone Ridge, NY, which currently hosts nineteen practitioners offering fourteen different healing modalities. His hobbies include hiking and skiing in the Catskills Mountains and practicing karate, in which he holds a black belt degree.