Areas of Expertise
A trusted name in the community for over 20 years, PTPC offers you a wide variety of one on one treatment with our experienced and skilled physical therapist to help regain and maintain optimal physical function and mobility in a quicker manner. Our patient-centered care make us stand out/tall among our competitors.
Orthopedic conditions treated include and not limited to:
- Post- fractures
- Back and neck pain
- Shoulder, elbow and wrist pain
- Hip, Knee and ankle and feet pain/injuries
- Spinal injuries/conditions
- Overuse injuries
- post-orthopedic surgery
Our Physical therapists have immense wealth of knowledge and over 10 – 25 years of experience in treating orthopedic conditions. PTPC is the only facility with a board-certified orthopedic specialist in the area. Our clinicians are abreast with recent trends and advancements in the field to deliver care in a speedy and efficient manner in today’s changing health-care environment.
Commonly treated neurological conditions:
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Parkinson’s disease
- Motor Neuron Disease
- Head injury
- Nerve Palsy
- Spinal Cord Injury
- Cerebral Palsy
Be it any neurological condition progressive, recently diagnosed or traumatic our physical therapist specialized in neurological sciences will identify your impairments setting goals and treatments tailored to assist you to get back into LIFE.
Athletic Conditioning Programs
This is a specialized field in physical therapy that is provided only by PTPC in Rockland County. Our Board-Certified physical therapist will customize programs for athletes in season to keep them at their best and educate them on risk factors and injury self-management. Should medical intervention be indicated the consultations provide an excellent forum for medical referral.
Success of your surgery does not happen the moment you leave the operating room. The skillfully performed surgical procedure is the initial step towards your successful outcome. Once you are discharged from the hospital you need help to regain and restore your function. At PTPC we co-ordinate your rehabilitation with your surgeon following the post-surgical protocols and update them periodically on your progress.
PTPC is fully equipped to bringing back the CHAMPION in you . All kinds of sports-related injuries are treated effectively, skillfully and sensitively to maximize your performance. Whatever your goals, at PTPC you will get back on track.
Balance And Gait-Re-Training
Problems with balance and walking could be from underlying orthopedic conditions, diagnosed or undiagnosed neurological disorders or from other conditions. Our clinicians will prioritize your needs and tailor a safe and comprehensive treatment to optimize your functional independence, mobility and quality of life.
Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT)
- Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo(BPPV)
- Unilateral/ Bilateral Vestibular Hypofunction
- Meniere’s Disease
- Vestibular Neuritis
VRT is a very unique skilled exercise based program designed to promote central nervous system compensations for inner ear deficits addressing patients with dizziness, vertigo, balance and gait disorders. PTPC is the only facility in the entire Rockland County providing this comprehensive care.
Even individuals with long-term unresolved inner-ear disorders who have undergone a period of medical management with little or no success may benefit. VRT can help with a variety of vestibular problems including: