Helping patients build strength, develop flexibility, and meet challenges—that’s what our physical therapists do every day.
Over 20 years as a physical therapist, this VNSNY clinician has learned the importance of building relationships and being sensitive to their emotional as well as physical state.
One VNSNY speech-language pathologist has helped more than 3,000 patients overcome communication, cognitive, and swallowing disorders caused by diseases like cancer, stroke, or Parkinson’s.
This Nassau County-based occupational therapist believes that improving the quality of patients’ lives on a daily basis is what a visiting OT’s job is all about.
One of the challenges in rehab therapy is to help clients avoid getting discouraged, but this OT inspires confidence that keeps her patients motivated.
Through medical knowledge and compassion, one VNSNY physical therapist helped a patient rebuild confidence—and identified a secondary cause of her weakness.