Dr Tom Ferraro

Dr Tom Ferraro

326 Articles

Our Town: In search of the zone

The yips are what bring the athlete to my office and the zone is what they want to find. These

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Our Town: The care, training of the alpha dog

Many years ago I grew playing golf with Ernani DiAngelo, M.D., an eccentric and very cool psychiatrist at Hempstead Country

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Our Town: A salute to the shopkeepers of WP

Life is all about improvement. We all want to play better golf, make more money and live more exciting lives.

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Our Town: Christmas spirit at Beacon Church

It’s Christmas time and my thoughts turn to Santa Claus and what he may be bringing me. After all I

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Our Town: Restaurant brings charm of Europe to Long Island

There aren’t many heavenly places in the world.  Places where one is surrounded by beauty and peace and where anxiety

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Column: The best-kept secret in pain management

A patient has his yearly prostate checkup with his urologist who draws his blood for the PSA Test. Up to

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Our Town: The making of a champion

The research on the making of a prodigy is clear. One needs a complex combination of good genes, family support,

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Our Town: Courage is the real secret of the super hero

Walk down the street on Hillside Avenue in Williston Park and you’ll notice a busy store called Grasshopper Comics which

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Our town: Send in the bridge builders

I was lucky enough to meet Douglas Tuman, who is a running for Congress from the Town of Hempstead. Doug

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Our Town: Follow your bliss to find a career

Long Island’s state parks -- Part Three Much can be discerned when hiking on a path in a park on

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Our Town: Little joy, big joy or no joy at all

How does one go about finding joy in life? Joy and happiness are the Holy Grails of life that every

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Our Town: Stayin’ alive, thriving on Main Street

The biblical story of David and Goliath applies just as well to our modern life as it did 2,500 years

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Our Town: Dunkin Donuts a treat for the holidays

Dunkin Donuts: “Everyman’s way to start the day” We have arrived at everyone’s favorite time of year, the time of gift

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Our Town: Long Island’s own dog whisperer

Statistics show that 60 percent of households have dogs and the average vet visit will cost you about $248. So

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Column: Restorative yoga, the next big thing in alternative healing

I’ve been doing yoga for the last fifteen years and one might say I’ve become an expert. My two strongest

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