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MOTION provides a safe, clean and welcoming environment for our patients and staff. Rest assured that we have taken added measures to ensure your well-being, maintaining the highest standards of safety and cleanliness. We are using alcohol-based sanitizer and electrostatic sprayers to disinfect all ...

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MEET OUR PHYSICAL THERAPY STAFF

David Sofer

PT, DPT

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PHYSICAL THERAPIST BIO

David Sofer’s reputation for clinical excellence and dedication to the Physical Therapy profession have established him as a prominent and respected member of New York’s Physical Therapy community. His commitment to his patients and profession go beyond the clinic. Dr. Sofer is a former 2 term Chapter Director for the New York Physical Therapy Association, an adjunct assistant professor in the SUNY Downstate Physical Therapy Program, a leading advocate for patients’ rights and a board member of the Alliance of Independent Physical Therapists. David graduated from the University at Buffalo Physical Therapy Program in 2000 earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy through the Evidence in Motion educational institution in 2012. He enjoys taking advanced clinical education courses and continuously evolving his treatment strategies.

Meghna Kanakia

PT

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PHYSICAL THERAPIST BIO

Meghna Kanakia, PT is licensed to practice in the state of New York and has been practicing over for eighteen years. She has experience in the treatment of various outpatient orthopedic, geriatric, neurological and post-surgical cases at utilizing a variety of interventions including Manual therapy, Mobilization, Neurodynamics, Taping and Motor Control Re-learning. Over the years she has honed her skills as a physical therapist through various continuing education courses. Her favorite part about what she does, is being able to help people with their pains and difficulties and improve their quality of life. When not working, she enjoys traveling and reading.

Luke Dixon

PT, DPT

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PHYSICAL THERAPIST BIO

Luke Dixon PT, DPT is licensed to practice in the state of New York and has been practicing for three years. He has experience in the treatment of a range of orthopedics and sports injuries in patients of all ages and backgrounds, as well as in post-operative and geriatric care. Luke is certified in Selective Functional Movement Assessment and Movement System Impairment Syndromes, and as a motivated student of Physical Therapy, is currently seeking numerous additional certifications such as in Kinesiotape and Manual Therapy. Luke uses manual and non-manual techniques to encourage motor-relearning and optimize movement patterns to improve posture and address pain and dysfunction. Luke is passionate about learning and the human body, and is interested in Physical Therapy as a means to teach people how to move better to improve their quality of life.

Micah Sommers

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Erica Charran

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Elana Sidorina

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Hsieh Hsing-i

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CLINIC CONTACT INFORMATION

1818 Newkirk Ave,
Brooklyn, NY 11226

CANCELLATION POLICY

We kindly ask that you notify us no later than 24 hours in advance for all rescheduling and cancellations. Thank you.

HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY REHABILITATION NETWORK

Hospital for Special Surgery’s Rehab Network has over 170 therapy clinics recommended by HSS after successfully completing the Hospital’s rigorous inspection and credentialing process.  It provides patients with a resource for locating exceptional, convenient therapy providers in their own communities.

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