Physical Therapy for Athletes

At Long Island Physical Therapy & Wellness, we work with our patients to create a training program that is right for them. Based in Plainview, New York, we specialize in physical therapy for athletes and provide the best sports physical therapy, but we treat a variety of injuries and physical conditions. No matter what physical ailment you are facing, we are here to help you overcome it.

Easy, Simple Appointments made with Physical Therapist

We begin every treatment plan by thoroughly evaluating and assessing a patient's current physical state. This includes testing their:

  • Strength
  • Flexibility
  • Power
  • Speed
  • Balance
  • Muscular Endurance
  • Cardiovascular Endurance
  • Body Composition
  • Coordination
Physical Therapy for Athletes

Individualized Treatment Plan

Building a Plan

This information is used to create an individualized treatment plan and training program that fits your needs and goals.

Specified Physical Therapy

We offer therapeutic exercises that are designed to restore normal range of motion, balance, and gait, as well as increase strength and functional capacity. Our manual therapy includes myofascial medical massage, soft tissue mobilization, joint mobilization, and manual spinal traction.

We offer post-operative rehab for those who have undergone ligament and tendon reconstruction, meniscus repairs, joint replacement, or spinal fusion and discectomies. Our licensed physical therapists have even created a geriatric fall prevention program that focuses on strengthening, balance, and gait training. We also offer the latest modalities, such as hydrocollation, cryotherapy, neuromuscular stimulation, and ultrasound.

Increase Strength and Functional Capacity

Manual Therapy

Physical Well Being

Medical Conditions & Injuries We Treat

  • Achilles Tendinitis & Ruptures
  • Balance & Gait Disorders
  • Chondromalacia Patellae
  • Chronic Neck & Back Pain
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • CVA (Hemiplegia)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Patellae Femoral Disorder
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Impingement Syndrome & Ruptures
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fractures
  • Herniated or Bulging Discs
  • Ligament (ACL) & Cartilage Tears (Meniscus) & Ruptures
  • Most Auto-Immune Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Spinal Muscular Strains
  • Sprains & Strains
  • Tendinitis
  • Tendinitis & Bursitis
  • Vertigo

Post Operative Rehab

  • Total Joint Replacements: Knees, Hips, Shoulder,  & Ankles
  • ACL Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Repairs