Dr. Benjamin Szczypek first became interested in Chiropractic after suffering from intense back pain in high school. He tried multiple medications and therapies, but only found relief after being treated by a chiropractor. His personal experience was determinant in shaping his commitment to helping patients through non-invasive chiropractic techniques.
After graduating cum laude with a degree in Neuroscience from Skidmore College, Dr. Szczypek went on to attend and graduate cum laude from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Florida, where he worked extensively with the clinic and the community. He also volunteered with health groups internationally, treating patients in the Amazon in Brazil. Dr. Szczypek is currently a member of the Connecticut Chiropractic Association.
Dr. Szczypek’s training is focused on pain management and evidence-based care. He specializes in techniques to empower patients with the ability to manage their own pain, including dietary modifications and exercise programs in his treatment plans. He is an avid reader of medical journals and strives to give his patients the best care by continually attending post-graduate seminars and professional conferences. Dr. Szczypek’s continued training includes Active Release Technique (ART) seminars in which he has received Full Body Certification.
When not treating patients or continuing his dedication to exercise and fitness, Dr. Szczypek spends time at home in Hamden, where he lives with his wife and two young children.