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Professional Physical Therapy Clinic

East 4th Street

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Contact Info

Phone: (917) 261-5201

Fax: (917) 563-2401


88 East 4th Street
New York, NY 10003

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Office Hours

Monday – Friday
7:00 am – 8:00 pm

8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Professional Physical Therapy on East 4th Street is a leading provider of Physical Therapy in New York.

Hear from our patients

tonica C.
tonica C.
As a result of months of isolation in this pandemic, my husband and I had our physical conditions (ACL surgery and sarcopenia) worsened. The therapists at the clinic on 4th Street, with patience and dedication, managed to get this old east villager couple back on track. We are grateful for their... excellent work. Great clinic. Great more
Emily B.
Emily B.
Expert and friendly PTs who follow the proper COVID precautions by sanitizing equipment and wearing masks.
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Great welcoming staff. Five stars guys.
Philip O.
Philip O.
I love this place! Staff were helpful, caring, and seem to genuinely love what they do. Facility is clean and tidy. My first experience with physical therapy was successful and very positive. Highly recommended!!
Michael J
Michael J
Nathalie and the staff are thoughtful, attentive and professional. They have me doing exercises that are difficult to do by myself and have taken lots of time teaching me to do them correctly. I am very confident that my shoulders will be back to normal soon. I highly recommend ProPT.

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Physical Therapist Staff

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Benjamin Smit, PT, DPT

Clinical Director

Treating Since

  • July 2017


  • The University Of Miami, Doctorate in Physical Therapy
  • The University of Maryland, Bachelor's in Kinesiology


  • Orthopedic Certified Specialist
  • APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor
  • Hip Specialist
  • Blood Flow Restriction Certified
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Clinical Interest

  • Orthopedics
  • Hips


Dr. Smit is the Clinical Director of Professional PT’s East 4th St Location (between 1st and 2nd Aves). After earning a degree in Kinesiology from the School of Public Health at the University of Maryland, he then continued his education at the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine, graduating with honors from the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program. Dr. Smit has been with the company since 2017, where he has continued to build his skill set, becoming a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), a Certified Blood Flow Restriction Specialist, as well as a Certified Hip Specialist.   Outside of work, Dr. Smit enjoys being outdoors as much as possible,   remaining active, traveling, and spending time with his wife, friends, and family.

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We will work in an effective way to manage your pain during and after therapy.