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We understand how difficult life can be when living with chronic pain or other debilitating conditions. Dr. Brian Berkey, our founder, has over 20 years of practice experience. His background includes training in Accident Reconstruction for the Medical Practitioner through Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service with experience in treating more than 13,000 injury cases. If you are seeking to live your life to its fullest, please contact our clinic and schedule an appointment today. We’ll help you find freedom from pain.


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Farah Malik, M.D.

Dr. Farah Malik is a board certified internist with many years experience in private practice.  Her clinical expertise includes internal medicine, rheumatology, diabetes, and hypertension management.  She values a holistic approach to patient care with a strong emphasis in preventative medicine.  She was born in New York City and grew up in the northeast.  She graduated from the University of Medicine of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1996.  She enjoys the position as the medical director of APMY.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member of the Multidisciplinary Academy of Affiliated Medical Arts (M.A.A.M.A.)

Brian D. Berkey, DC, ACRB-Level 1, CGFI

Dr. Brian D. Berkey began his studies at Wright State University prior to graduating Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology from the National College of Chiropractic.  He later completed the five academic year Doctor of Chiropractic program, graduating with honors (salutatorian and Summa Cum laude).  Prior to graduation Dr. Berkey finished an internship at the National University Health Center-Woodridge Chiropractic clinic.  His post graduate studies have focused on herniated disc treatment, treating auto crash injuries and work injuries, neurology, and weight loss. He enjoys his position as the clinic director of APMY.


  • Certified Rehabilitation Doctor (CCRD-Level 1)
  • Certified Golf Fitness Instructor (CGFI)
  • Certified Sole Supports Orthotics
  • Certified CPR
  • Certified Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) Examiner 

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member of the American Chiropractic Rehabilitation Board
  • Member of the American Chiropractic Association
  • Member of the Illinois Chiropractic Association
  • Member of the Multidisciplinary Academy of Affiliated Medical Arts (M.A.A.M.A.)

Meet the rest of the team:

Joe Pignato, LMT, Rehabilitation Specialist,  Joe has been a Rehabilitation Specialist dedicated to helping APMY patients to get better than they ever have been since 2006. Joe grew up in Cicero and now lives in Oswego with his wife and two daughters. He attended St. Joseph High School then Morton College where he received his certification in massage therapy in May of 2001. In 2005 he received his licensure. He has been working with patientssince 1999. Away from work he likes to spend time with his family, enjoys golfing, going to sporting events and hanging out with friends.

Leslie Faltz CMT, Rehabilitation Technician, Leslie grew up in Plano and lived there with her parents and twin sister. After high school at Aurora Central she attended Wabaunsee Community College and studied Business Management before deciding to switch directions to study Massage Therapy. She studied anatomy, physiology and kinesiology then began doing massage in a salon setting. In 2004 Leslie joined the team at APMY. This job has been very fun and rewarding. The best part is helping patients perform their exercises properly and watching their great results! Outside of work Leslie enjoys exercising, water sports and gardening. She resides with her husband in Sandwich.  

Natalie Haas, ATC, Certified Athletic Trainer, Natalie is a Yorkville native who attended Indiana Weslyan University for her B.S. in Athletic Training. She is also a Certified TurboKick instructor and is working towards her CsCS certification. She has worked with high schoool and collegiate sports teams of every kind and is a sports nut herself! Natalie also enjoys running, kickboxing, gardening and all things Africa.

Lynn Bawiec, Medical Assistant, Lynn was born and raised a "citygirl" in Chicago and now lives in Sheridan with her husband, Kirk. Her many pets are her four-legged children and she also loves spending time outdoors and barbecuing. Lynn has over 20 years experience in healthcare.

Pat Jackson, LRT, Office Manager and X-Ray Technician, Pat started working in the medical billing field in 1998 and has been in the administration field since 2001. She grew up in the Aurora area and has been in Yorkville for the past 16 years. She has three children and two grandchildren and enjoys spending time with them. Pat has been the Office Manager at APMY since 2006.

Jennifer Osman, Receptionist,  Jennifer grew up in Wheaton with her parents. Before joining APMY she worked in Banking for 9 years where she was an Assistant Branch Manager. She had also worked part-time while raising her children as a Teacher's Aide at a local preschool. Jennifer lives in Oswego with her husband of 17 years and their three daughters. When not at APMY she enjoys gardening and bike riding with her family and watching her daughters in sporting events. She has spent time volunteering at her children's schools, has volunteered time with Oswego Youth Tackle Football for the last 5 years and has dedicated time to promoting awareness and funding research for the National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias.



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