Sinju Thomas DPT, OCS, PSP, Cert. MDT
Dr. Sinju Thomas, a Primary Spine Practitioner completed his studies from the University of Pittsburgh and is also a Board-certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist since 2014. He graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India in 2003. He has worked extensively in orthopedic outpatient settings at hospitals and private practices in India and the U.S. Sinju has a passionate interest in spine and joint conditions and pursued his doctorate degree at Utica College in 2011. His doctoral thesis was on “Efficacy of directional preference exercises in the management of low back pain; an overview of McKenzie Approach”. Trained under The McKenzie Institute of USA from 2009 his treatments emphasize Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy and became a Certified McKenzie Practitioner in 2018.
Sinju has exceptional talent in implementing the wealth of knowledge and years of experience in orthopedics to provide care in the musculoskeletal field effectively, efficiently, and sensitively to bring about a dramatic improvement in the initial visit itself. He is the first recipient of the prestigious ‘PT of the Year’ award for the year 2020 by the New York Physical Therapy Association. Dr. Thomas was recognized for his outstanding service to the community, efforts in creating awareness about the profession, and transforming society by optimizing human function through movement and exercises. He enjoys Yoga, biking, and hiking with his family.