Michael C. Smatt, D.C., F.I.C.A.


Dr. Michael C. Smatt Founded the Madison Avenue Chiropractic Center in 1980. Dr. Smatt has been in private practice since then. A graduate of New York Chiropractic College, Diplomate of the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Legislative Advisor to the New York Chiropractic Council, Officer and Director of the Political Action Committee, Member of the Legislative Committee of the International Chiropractors Association, Received the Beacon Award, naming him Chiropractor of the Year 1997-1998, Received the Assemblyman Peter Mirto Award in 1998 for his legislative victories, Elected a Distinguished Fellow of the International Chiropractors Association 1999, and was honored by Governor George E. Pataki in September, 1999. Dr. Smatt was featured on Woman's Day Television with his patient, Former Miss America, Phyllis George, in a segment discussing the benefits of chiropractic healthcare. Dr. Smatt was also featured on the cover of Today's Chiropractic Magazine and on the cover of Hooked on Health Magazine, the cover of the Enquirer Magazine with his patients, Donald Trump, Marla Maples Trump, Tiffany Trump and later with Gloria Steinum. Dr. Smatt was instrumental in the passage and enforcement of the Insurance Equality Law in 1997 which requires insurance companies to provide coverage for Chiropractic care. Dr. Smatt was presented with the pen used to sign this bill into law by Governor Pataki. Dr. Smatt was also appointed by Commissioner Charles A. Gargano the Official Chiropractor and provided a team of Chiropractors to serve at the Goodwill Games 2000 which took place in Lake Placid, N.Y., February, 2000.  Dr. Smatt was also honored by the N.Y. Chiropractic Council for his contributions at Ground Zero after 911 in November, 2002. Several sites were set up at Ground Zero to provide Chiropractic Care to police, firefighters and rescue workers 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, for one full year. Dr. Smatt organized access to these sites with the N.Y. Chiropractic Council, FEMA and the Red Cross.  Received Lifetime Membership to International Chiropractors Association, September, 2005. Received the prestigious B.J Palmer Award of Excellence from the Connecticut Chiropractic Council, September, 2005. Dr. Smatt was apointed to the Advisory Board, October, 2007 to Healthcorps, Founder Dr. Mehmet Oz. Dr. Smatt authored the chiropractic portion of the curriculum for Healthcorps, which already impacted over 2 million high school students emphasizing diet, exercise, fitness including chiropractic and mental resilience. Dr. Smatt received the Crystal Heart Award from Dr. Mehmet Oz at the Healthcorps Gala April 2015. Dr. Smatt also appeared on the  Dr. Oz Show on June 8th, 20015.  Dr. Smatt was honored by Today's Chiropractic Leadership as one of the Mavericks, Geniuses and Icons changing the world for the better, December 2015.  Dr. Smatt was appointed as Co-Chairman to the Healthcorps Advisory Board by Dr. Mehmet Oz, April 2016.   Dr. Smatt currently practices in his home office in Pleasantville, N.Y. and can be reached at (914) 769-0900. Dr. John Ward is the proud new owner and presently manages the Manhattan office with Dr. Jay Rosenbluth. 


 

For more information, Dr. Smatt can be reached at (914) 769-0900 or (917)535-9338