An appointment and a referral and/or prescription is required to access these services.

Insurance Coverage: We accept NYU-sponsored Student Health Insurance plans and United Healthcare (contact us at 212-443-1080 for more information).

Physical Therapy Services provides evaluation and treatment of musculoskeletal problems. The department specializes in rehabilitation for performance and sports injuries, orthopedic disorders, overuse syndromes, and traumatic injuries. This unit is staffed with:

  • Full-time physical therapists
  • Physical therapy assistants
  • Rehabilitation aides

Many of the therapists hold academic appointments with the Department of Physical Therapy at the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.

Rehabilitation programs include:

  • Manual therapy techniques
  • Progressive exercise programs
  • Up-to-date equipment for treatment and testing
  • Postural assessment
  • Individualized home exercise plans
  • Modalities for pain and inflammation control

The department is housed in a state-of-the-art facility with a full gym featuring cardio and strength training exercise. Private treatment rooms are available.

As per SHC guidelines, a referral is required to receive treatment from Physical Therapy Services.

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