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We are an outpatient, privately owned and operated Physical Therapy Clinic. Listed below are some of the diagnosis/conditions that we treat as well as some f the physical therapy modalities, treatment techniques, and services that we offer.

We also have a state of the art gym, which includes a wide variety of exercise options including the computerized Biodex Isokenetic Joint Testing and Exercise unit and Pilates Equipment.


Shoulder Therapy - Life Improvement in Staten Island, NY


  • arthritis
  • tendonitis
  • bursitis
  • rotator cuff tears
  • labral tears
  • impingement syndrome,
  • subluxations and/or dislocations,
  • after shoulder fractures,
  • after rotator cuff and/or labral surgery,
  • and after total shoulder replacement (traditional or reverse).
Shoulder Stretching - Life Improvement in Staten Island, NY

Elbow, wrist and hand:

  • arthritis
  • sprains
  • after fractures and/or surgery
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • tennis/golf elbow

Hip Stretching - Life Improvement in Staten Island, NY


  • arthritis
  • tendonitis
  • bursitis
  • hip dyslpasia
  • after arthroscopic or total joint surgery

Back Stretching - Life Improvement in Staten Island, NY

Cervical thoracic and lumbar spines:

  • arthritis
  • degenerative joint disease
  • bulging or herniated discs
  • pinched nerves (radiculopathy)
  • after laminectomy
  • discectomy or fusion surgery.
Knee Stretching - Life Improvement in Staten Island, NY


  • arthritis
  • tendonitis
  • chondromalacia
  • patellar subluxations/dislocations
  • patellofemoral syndrome
  • meniscus tears
  • ligament strains
  • and after all surgical procedures including quadriceps tendon/patellar tendon repairs
  • arthroscopic surgery
  • patellar realignment
  • ACL and/or PCL reconstruction and total knee replacement.
Foot and Ankle Massage - Life Improvement in Staten Island, NY

Foot and Ankle:

  • ankle sprains/instability/fractures,
  • heel spurs,
  • plantar fasciitis,
  • bunion surgery,
  • Achilles tendon strains and/or repairs.


From an orthopedic standpoint, we are experienced in the management of all types of musculoskeletal problems including muscle, tendon or ligament strains and/or tears, both before and after any necessary surgical procedures:
  • Headache
  • Vertigo
  • Muscle weakness
  • Balance problems
  • Postural education and training
  • General deconditioning
  • Neurological conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson's Disease, and the effects of an old stroke.

Services Offered:

At Rehabilitation Physical Therapy Associates, we provide outstanding outpatient care and supportive service throughout the entire healing process. Our team helps patients recover from torn muscles, strained tendons and many other types of injuries. We can diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions located in various areas of the body, including the spine and the hips. Our services include:
  • Heat and cold packs
  • Various types of electrical stimulation including IFC (Interferential Current), Russian Current, Hi-Volt
  • Microcurrent and T.E.N.S
  • Pulsed and continuous ultrasound
  • Whirlpools
  • Paraffin wax
  • Iontophoresis and phonophoresis
  • Cervical and lumbar traction
Our therapy treatments can help you regain your balance, the use of your limbs and the ability to fully participate in your favorite activities again. Even if your muscles have experienced deconditioning, we can work with you to safely regain your strength. Our individualized care is meticulously adapted to each patient's unique injuries. You can also count on us to provide you with the information you need to continue to heal after leaving our care. We also provide ancillary services including kinesiotaping, custom orthotic fabrication, and access to a nationwide network of durable medical equipment vendors to provide you with the latest state of the art braces, supports, and any other durable medical equipment you may need.