PHYSICAL THERAPY MANUAL THERAPY & PILATES
TONI ANN MERCOGLIANO, DPT, MTP
NYS LICENSED PHYSICAL THERAPIST
PMA CERTIFIED PILATES INSTRUCTOR
CERTIFIED IASTM PRACTITIONER
CERTIFIED CUPPING PRACTITIONER
CERTIFIED KINESIOTAPE PRACTITIONER
CERTIFIED BARRE INSTRUCTOR
CERTIFIED YOGA INSTRUCTOR
HEALTH & WELL BEING PHYSICAL THERAPY TAKES A WHOLISTIC APPROACH TO PHYSICAL THERAPY. INTEGRATING MANUAL TECHNIQUES WITH PILATES EXERCISES, YOUR REHAB EXPERIENCE WILL BE POSITIVE AND MORE PRODUCTIVE THAN TRADITIONAL PHYSICAL THERAPY ALONE.
- Toni is kind, compassionate and extremely knowledgeable. she goes above and beyond to help you on the road to recovery. Highly recommended! Iris M
- Healed my dropped foot. She will find the root of the problem where other PTs might have missed it. John B
- My biceps tendon was in bad shape, wasn't able to golf. After a few sessions with Toni, no pain, range of motion and strength back, golfing again. Great PT! Phil H
PILATES EQUIPMENT FOR REHAB: The resistive spring, pulley system and moving carriage of the Reformer/Cadillac Tower allows change in gravity orientation for exercise that make it easy on the joints for arthritic conditions and allows non-to-partial weight bearing exercises in post-surgical patients. Pilates for rehabilitation combines core activation, lumbopelvic and scapular stabilization, strength, flexibility and proprioceptive exercises.
CORE ALIGN FOR BALANCE: COREALIGN TO IMPROVE BALANCE AND PROPRIOCEPTION
PHYSICAL THERAPY HEALING:
-CHRONIC NECK AND BACK PAIN
-SPORTS INJURIES (MARATHON ATHLETES, GOLF, BASEBALL, FOOTBALL, BASKETBALL, HOCKEY, TRIATHLON ATHLETES)
-TOTAL HIP/KNEE REPLACEMENTS
-POST ACL/MENISCUS SURGERIES
-POST FOOT/ANKLE SURGERIES
-POST ROTATOR CUFF SURGERIES
-DIASTISIS RECTI (SPLIT ABDOMINALS POST PREGNANCY, ETC.)
and many more........
PHYSICAL THERAPY MANUAL TECHNIQUES:
Trigger point therapy, IASTM (Instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization), Cupping, Hot Stone Massage, Kinesiotaping, myofascial stretching, massage, joint mobilizations, soft tissue and neurofascial mobilizations, strain counter strain, muscle energy and proprioceptive techniques. All physical therapy sessions are 1:1 with a Licensed Physical Therapist.
PRIVATE PILATES SESSIONS:
One hour individual private Pilates sessions with Certified Pilates Instructor/Licensed Physical Therapist utilizing Pilates equipment and other apparatus. Each individual Pilates session allow for a total body workout on one piece of equipment. Increases overall strength and flexibility. Targets hard to get areas such as the outer and inner thighs, buttocks and lower abdominal.muscles. Develop a longer and leaner streamlined physique.