Welcome to Oasis Integrative Medicine
Caring, Comprehensive, Evidence Based Medicine
This holistic practice is a unique combination of Osteopathic medicine, including Musculoskeletal Pain Management, Age Management, Weight management, Medical Acupuncture, and Brain Wellness. Dr. Gentile uses a nutraceutical and culinary-based food approach to vitality, holistic healing and lifestyle wellness to help you lose weight fast. Dr. Gentile specializes in the treatment of pain and medical disorders that arise from imbalances in the neuromusculoskeletal system and neuro and biochemistry. Many disorders are a result of stresses, toxins, inflammation and the excessive strains of everyday life along with other various biomedical and lifestyle issues. Dr. Gentile approach is unique, comprehensive, efficient and effective.
As a physician practicing Osteopathic medicine, Dr. Gentile is trained in conventional methods with a special emphasis and additional training in anatomy, physiology, bio-mechanics, and osteopathic evaluation and treatment modalities. Dr. Gentile has completed undergraduate pre-medical training on top of 4 years of medical school, including 3 years of hospital based clinical training, plus ongoing postgraduate education. Dr Gentile has been trained in medical acupuncture through a post-graduate physician program. Additionally, Dr. Gentile is a board certified, integrative medical physician practicing evidence based medicine.
His practice synthesizes a comprehensive, evidence based medicine approach which combines Osteopathic Musculoskeletal Medicine, Medical Acupuncture, Pain Management, Age Management, Weight Management, Nutrition and Brain Wellness. He helps and empowers patients to find their true vital health and achieve a state of optimal wellness, including helping them to quit smoking. Dr. Gentile regularly gets referrals from other physicians and professionals to assist them in co-managing difficult cases and he has been able to help many patients with whom other medical and alternative treatments have failed.
Dr. Gentile was the Associate Director of Medical Education at Northshore-LIJ at Plainview Hospital, where his wisdom and experience inspired up and coming physicians who trained directly with him using a hands-on approach. He has also taught courses at Stony Brook University Hospital, Touro College, and was involved in published research at Stony Brook University Hospital Emergency Department. Dr. Gentile enjoys continued learning and is enthusiastic about the application of new techniques designed to help his patients.
Besides being a Police Surgeon, Dr. Gentile actively treats 9/11 First Responders.
Sharing his knowledge and charismatic style as a public speaker, radio and TV guest, Dr. Gentile has been a keynote speaker at several national conferences. He leads workshops on culinary based nutrition and has championed a series of live cooking shows titled “The Good Life with Dr. Dave™”. He teaches Power Qi, his unique fusion of Tai Chi, Chi Gung, and energy work. He is a corporate consultant for ergonomic evaluations, pain and disease prevention, and lifestyle management along with being the medical correspondent on “Live It Up”, a lifestyle television show that airs on CBS Long Island. Dr. Gentile has also appeared several times on local News 12.
Board certified in Family Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine through the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, Dr. Gentile is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine and certified as Physician Acupuncturist.
Dr. Gentile also is a member of the following associations, colleges, and academies:
- American Osteopathic Association
- American Academy of Osteopathy
- American College of Nutrition
- American Academy of Medical Acupuncture
- The Cranial Academy
- American Academy of Orthopedic Medicine (AAOM)
- American Academy of Pain Management
- American College of Sports Medicine