Dr Tom Ferraro

Dr Tom Ferraro

326 Articles

Our Town: Jealousy in sports and the damage it can do

One of the dirtiest little secrets in sports is the existence of jealousy. I have witnessed this emotion rear its

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Readers Write: Transitions

The concept of a transition is often neglected in life and sport. People are always attempting to transition upward to

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Our Town: The reasons we need sport

There is great fear by some of my younger athlete patients that organized sport will not return after this COVID-enforced

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Our Town: T.R.’s father was his Teddy Bear

I’ve noticed the following problem in many patients. Despite hard work and all manner of achievements they still don’t feel

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Our Town: Your first job is only the opening round

As a teen we stumble through school in a state of lassitude and laxity. That is until we get our

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Our Town: Business world needs innovators’ magic

Over the last several months I have written a few articles about good business practices in Williston Park. I have

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Our Town: Rediscovering a lost love of parks

Right across from my office at 2 Hillside Ave., is the prettiest park imaginable. It has two benches, tall oaks

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Our Town: Top matrimonial lawyer found in WP

Williston Park continues to amaze me with the number of world-class professionals that work in this sleepy little hamlet. In

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Our Town: The magic of Roslyn, historic district

There are very few roads on Long Island that have a magical feel to them.    Roslyn Road is one

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Column: 2017: That was the year that was

You may recall that over the last year I began a series called “James and the Man.” I set out

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Our Town: Suffering from the Popcorn Syndrome

By Dr Tom Ferraro syndicated to Blank Slate Media All rights reserved The American male has been compared to popcorn,

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Our Town: Nicknames just another form of humor

When I was a kid, my father nicknamed me “At” which was short for “Tom Tom the Atom Bomb.” Evidently

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Our Town: The titans of tennis return to Long Island

The New York Open of Tennis has returned once again to the Nassau Coliseum and with it comes the stars.

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Our Town: Imagine the 2020 version of ‘America Today’

As New York City slowly awakens from its six-month slumber, Long Islanders once again gain access to some of the

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Our Town: What it takes to be a champion

Why do some seem to have a burning desire to win, no matter what the cost? Some call it the

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