Whitestone, NY (PRWEB) September 14, 2013
Professional Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy (“Professional”) announced that it has acquired The Sports Physical Therapy Group (“East Side West Side”), and Joint Effort Physical Therapy (“Joint Effort”).
Adam Elberg, Founder, and Chief Executive Officer of Professional commented, “I am very excited about this latest expansion of our footprint in New York City. Not only are we now able to provide greater accessibility to our patient base in parts of Manhattan that complement our existing presence, but we are joining forces with some of the most respected Physical Therapists in the area. Anthony Saraniti (East Side West Side) and Lloyd Hines (Joint Effort) have been serving their communities with the highest quality physical therapy care for over 30 years. Together, the combined knowledge and expertise of our companies will only enhance the treatment plans for all our patients.”
Anthony Saraniti, owner of The Sports Physical Therapy Group stated, “In exploring a strong NYC partner, it was clear that Professional was the optimal group with which to team up. Entering the next phase of my company’s long prestigious history, alongside the management team of Professional, is a very exciting and positive step in the ever changing world of healthcare.”
And Lloyd Hines, owner of Joint Effort, contributed, “Through Professional’s highly regarded academic and clinical reputation, I have had the opportunity to get to know many of their partners for many years. Clinical leaders like Robert Panariello, their Chief Clinical Officer, make Professional an ideal fit with Joint Effort’s core values of providing outstanding patient care. I look forward to working closely with all the ‘professionals’ at Professional!”
Through best-in-class treatment and protocols, Professional continues to recruit and train top tier physical therapists, and scale to its growing number of facilities throughout New York and New Jersey. With the addition of East Side West Side and Joint Effort, Professional now has 21 locations.
About Professional Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy:
Professional Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy (“Professional”), headquartered in Whitestone, NY is a leading provider of physical therapy and rehabilitation services in New Jersey and New York metropolitan areas. Professional was founded in 1998 and now operates 21 outpatient physical therapy centers: nine of which are located within Equinox Fitness Centers, two are located in Blink facilities, one is located in a Velocity Sports Performance Center, and nine are standalone facilities. Additionally, Professional operates a 20,000 square foot Sports Performance training facility in one of its locations. The Company’s outpatient physical therapy centers provide treatment to patients suffering from musculoskeletal impairments associated with accidents, sports injuries, and various other medical conditions.