Pediatrics, Licensed in New York and New Jersey, 28 years
Independent contractor - ( 1995 - present) NYS DOH Early Intervention Program, Orange County, NY (USA) I am responsible for treating children ages birth to three in their homes. I instruct families in home exercise programs and document daily sessions. I am responsible for evaluating the children for ongoing eligibility, assessing them for durable medical equipment and making referrals.
Contract physical therapist - ( 12/2013 - present) Inspire Kids Preschool, Goshen, NY (USA) I am responsible for evaluating and treating children ages three to five in a center-based preschool. I also provide supervision for physical therapy assistants.
Senior physical therapist - ( 1992 - 1995) AHRC, Middletown, NY (USA) I worked part time treating preschool aged children in two center-based programs.
Senior physical therapist and ACCE - ( 1987 - 1991) St. Mary's Hospital for Children, Bayside, NY (USA) I worked full time treating children of all ages in a rehabilitation hospital for children. I was exposed to a wide variety of orthopedic, neurological and genetic conditions. I was also responsible for coordinating physical therapy student affiliations and taught anatomy to student nurses.
Staff physical therapist - ( 1986 - 1987) Mt. Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY (USA) This was my first job out of college. I worked closely with Dr. Michael Lewis and helped him write the rehabilitation protocol for his LEAP (Lewis Expandable and Adjustable Prosthesis) procedure for children with bone cancers.
NY License #009763-1 NJ License #40QA01543200
Education and Training
Ithaca College - 1986 Ithaca, NY, USA physical therapy, BS I have been licensed in NY since 1986 and recently got my NJ license after passing the National Physical Therapy Examination.