meet the team

Chiropractor

Walter Tonyes D.C.

Originally a native of Hauppauge, New York, Dr. Tonyes has 16 years clinical experience as a chiropractor. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Plattsburgh State University in 1990. He then received his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from New York Chiropractic College in 1994, graduating a member of the Phi Chi Omega Honor Society. In addition, he received a Diploma from the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners in 1994.

Upon graduating Dr. Tonyes started his career working in Auburn, NY where he practiced for 2 years. In 1996 he opened up Scotchtown Chiropractic and has since enjoyed treating thousands of patients. He has been involved in community organizations and coaches young athletics. In 1999, Dr. Tonyes added Physical Therapy to his practice. Strengthening and rehabilitation have always been an important part of his treatment protocols and this was an additional way for his patients to benefit.

Dr. Tonyes has had extensive postgraduate training in topics such as rehabilitation, x-ray, MRI, diagnosis and treatment. He is a member of the American Chiropractic Association in addition has given many lectures to the community on health, nutrition and ergonomics in the work place, and in 2013, he joined the Biology Faculty at Orange County Community College as an adjunct professor. Over the years Dr. Tonyes has established a state of the art facility that provides comprehensive care to his patients that is second to none.

Chiropractor

Laura Cruz D.C.

Born and raised in the area. Attending Pine Bush schools, and then going on to receive her Bachelors in Biology at the State University of New York at New Paltz in 2006. From there Dr. Cruz attended New York Chiropractic College where she earned her Doctorate in Chiropractic in 2009.

Dr. Cruz is a board certified chiropractor, and has been certified by New York Chiropractic College in Whole Food Nutrition. She is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association.

Dr. Cruz is excited to be back in the area she grew up in and treating in her community. She believes that chiropractic care can benefit everyone in many different ways; but she is passionate about treating pregnant women and children. These groups have great results and respond so well to chiropractic care. Together we can make a much healthier and happier community!

Licensed Massage Therapist

Diane Aurrichio L.M.T.

"I believe that every aspect of a person, body, mind and spirit, can benefit from receiving massage therapy. My mission as a Licensed Massage Therapist is to treat every individual according to their specific needs. Each session is customized to meet those needs by integrating various modalities of massage such as; Swedish massage, medical, deep tissue, and sports massage therapy into each session. I am committed to my personal growth and continuing education as a massage therapist and to working together with my clients to promote their education and participation in this powerful self-healing process."

Office Hours

Monday
7:30am - 6:00pm


Tuesday
9:00am - 4:30pm


Wednesday
7:30am - 6:00pm


Thursday
9:00am - 4:30pm


Friday
7:30am - 6:00pm


Saturday
9:00am - 11:00am

Monday
7:30am - 7:00pm*


Tuesday
Closed


Wednesday
7:30am - 7:00pm*


Thursday
Closed


Friday
7:30am - 7:00pm*


Saturday
Closed

*Indicates Last Appointment Time

Monday
9:00am - 6:00pm*


Tuesday
12:00pm - 5:00pm*


Wednesday
Closed


Thursday
11:30am - 6:00pm*


Friday
Closed


Saturday
9:00am - 4:00pm*

*Indicates Last Appointment Time

Scotchtown Chiropractic &
Physical Therapy

633 New York-211 #2
Middletown, NY 10941
Phone: (845) 692-3224
Fax: (845) 692-3426