Considering the fact that several physiotherapy clinics have set up shops in New York (and more are setting up shops everyday) and all of them claim to be the best in the business, it can get confusing if you are trying to hire the services of a clinic. It is not a simple task to find a good physiotherapy clinic in such a big city but in any case, you want to have what is best for you. You need a clinic that tailors its services to suit your problems, provides experienced and skilled physiotherapists, provides variety of services, offers convenient and flexible timings. So, it may be relatively safer to sign up with a clinic which has been in the business for a long time (at least ten years) and has a proven record.
Here is a list of four reputable physiotherapy clinics in New York.
New York Sports Med and Conditioning Center
The clinic, which opened its doors to patients in 2006 and has been providing excellent services, is known for the variety of services it offers. Electromyography, occupational and hand therapies, trigger-point injections, physical and sports medicine, myofascial release, back pain, joint fluid replacement, cold laser therapy, capsular contracture, aging athlete care, personal training programs and post-surgical rehabilitation — almost everything related to therapy is available under one roof. The clinic offers services from some of the top therapists and doctors. While it employs some top doctors and therapists, many eminent physiotherapists and doctors regularly visit the clinic. Each patient is offered personalized attention and therapy schedule. No wonder that the clinic boasts of a highly satisfied clientele. The clinic has offices in West Side, Midtown and Union Square. It accepts insurance policies from almost all insurance providers.
Sports Physical Therapy of New York
One of the most popular clinics in the city of New York specializes in sports therapy and not surprisingly, athletes constitute a big chunk of its clientele pie. However, it also provides quality services in other physiotherapy areas such as back pain, aging athlete care, joint fluid replacement, capsular contracture, cold laser therapy and personal training programs. The clinic is unique mainly because even after it discharges a patient; it regularly follows up with the patient to find out the progress report. From the perspective of a patient, that is a heart-warming gesture. This illustrated rehabilitation center is engaged with several other heartening initiatives such as blood donation camps, free medical donation and medical camps. The clinic has, since 2005, allied with several reputable organizations such as American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, American Red Cross, Arthritis Foundation, Little Flower Children’s Agency, Brooklyn and Lymphoma Research Foundation. The clinic has, other than its New York office, 20 more offices across the state.
Manhattan Pain Center
The pain Center is headed by Dr. Joseph Simon who has more than 10 years of experience in conditioning and therapy. The unique selling proposition of the clinic is that all its therapists and doctors are trained in Redcord’s Neuromuscular Activation Therapy and in functional sports medicine and sports conditioning. If you did not know already, Redcord is designed to work on specific body areas and gradually increase intensity as the rehabilitation progresses. The therapy program can easily adjust to variable strength levels. So, the team at the clinic can effectively treat such problems as rotator cuff injuries, sciatica, neck pain, ITB syndrome, ankle sprains and knee pain. The clinic is popularly known as Manhattan Center of Therapy. Just like other reputable clinics, the Manhattan clinic accepts insurance policies from all leading insurance providers.
ActiveCare Physical Therapy
If you are looking for a physiotherapy care center in midtown NYC, this clinic could be the one. The conditioning and training center is unique in the sense that it attempts to provide holistic therapy. While treating a patient, a therapist takes care of the joints, kinetic chain movement, and power coming from the core of the body of the patient. The therapist chalks out a treatment plan based on the lifestyle and diet of the patient. The clinic mainly uses manual therapy, Myofascial Release Techniques and Pilates. The Pilates is considered one of the better holistic treatments, especially for rehabilitation.
While you consider signing up for the rehabilitation and therapy centers described above, you need to understand how you should be identifying a clinic in NYC. The sheer number of clinics in NYC is enough to confuse and overwhelm anyone but you should focus on a clinic’s record, uniqueness and see whether it is suitable for you.