North Fork Physical Therapy, PC is owned and operated by Board Certified Specialists in the area of orthopaedics, who will evaluate and treat you.
The American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) certifies individuals who have completed at least 2,000 hours of direct patient care in the clinical setting and demonstrated advanced clinical knowledge and skills in orthopaedics. Their knowledge has been tested through a rigorous examination.
The Board Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialists at North Fork Physical Therapy, PC are uniquely qualified to care for people who are experiencing pain, weakness, immobility, and decreased function due to an injury to the back, neck, shoulder, knee, hip, ankle, elbow, wrist, hand, or other areas.
Let our expertise help start you on the road to recovery.
Strength, agility and sport specific conditioning – Our strength, agility and sport specific conditioning programs are designed to prepare the athlete for the mental and physical demands of sport. All programs are sport and age specific, designed to enhance performance by increasing strength, power, speed, and agility. We use the newest research- proven techniques to achieve these desired outcomes. Programs are available for individuals and small groups.
The McKenzie Method® is a philosophy of active patient involvement and education for back, neck and extremity issues. Its centerpiece is a data and research proven methodology backed by therapists worldwide.
Also known as Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT), what sets The McKenzie Method apart from other physical therapy techniques is our innovative assessment process - a safe, reliable means to accurately reach a diagnosis and only then create the appropriate treatment plan. The step-by-step framework and problem-solving algorithm allow you to know right away if the method will work for your patient, eliminating the need for expensive, time-consuming tests and further evaluation.
The Riverhead location of North Fork Physical Therapy is the home of Ready Golf Performance Systems. We specialize in helping you GO LOW! Whether you want to increase clubhead speed for added distance, play golf without pain, improve your level of golf-specific fitness, or undergo a comprehensive analysis of your game including 3d motion capture technology, we are the Long Island leaders in golf performance. We challenge you to find a more experienced, knowledgeable, and technologically savvy group of professionals in the Metropolitan Area.
Hand therapy is based on the study of hand therapy practice conducted by the Hand Therapy Certification Commission (HTCC) in 2008. Certified Hand Therapists in the United States and Canada responded to a survey that asked questions about practice, the theory and knowledge necessary to perform as a hand therapist, the types of patients seen, and the tools and techniques used. The Cutchogue office employs a Certified Hand Therapist to provide assessment and treatment of your upper extremity problems.
Balance disorders like vertigo (a type of dizziness) are all too often occurrences that most people do not realize are treatable with therapy. The therapy for dizziness and imbalance is known as balance rehabilitation or vestibular rehabilitation. At North Fork Physical Therapy, we employ specially trained therapists who regularly see patients for balance and vestibular rehabilitation. Our physical therapists will work closely with you and your physician to effectively address and solve your balance disorder and get you back to normal. View our FAQs for more information.