Erica Fischer, DPT
- Doctoral Degree, Physical Therapy, University of Buffalo
- Bachelor's Degree, Exercise Science
Erica's lifelong involvement in sports and passion to help others proactively optimize their health led her towards pursuing a career as a physical therapist. She recently completed her DPT from the University at Buffalo, SUNY. Erica volunteered at Professional while completing her B.S. in Exercise Science and completed a 12 week clinical affiliation at our Hauppauge location during her last year of DPT course work. As a former HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) trainer, Erica applies her creativity and knowledge into treatment and educating patients on how to take charge of their health. She enjoys working with orthopedic, geriatric, and post surgical populations.
Christopher Wong, DPT, CSCS, USAW
- Doctoral Degree, Physical Therapy, SUNY Buffalo
- NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
- USA Weightlifting Certified Coach
- Blood Flow Restriction Certification
- Sports Medicine
With more than a decade of experience in the industry, Chris is dedicated to helping patients overcome their challenges and rehabilitate their injuries to full recovery. He joined Professional Physical Therapy in 2009 and specializes in orthopedics and sports medicine. His knowledge in the field has become a trusted resource for numerous surgeons and MDs in the New York region. Chris graduated from the University at Buffalo with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. He has experience with Maitland and Mulligan Manual techniques and the McKenzie Method. He is certified through Owens Recovery Science to perform Blood Flow Restriction (BFR). Chris is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a former Personal Trainer. Chris takes special interests in post-operative care including ACL Reconstruction, rotator cuff repairs, meniscus injuries, cartilage defects, labral injuries, and joint replacements.
Ekta Trivedi, PT
- Bachelor's Degree, Physical Therapy, Gujarat University
Licensed Physical Therapist with 6+ years of experience with advanced treatment planning and implementation skills. Delivers strong results to patients with wide-ranging concerns using effective exercises and mobilization techniques. Adaptable to changing treatment strategies based on unique needs of each patient. Motivated to continue to learn and grow as a Successful Physical Therapist.