Uniondale, New York (PRWEB) March 02, 2014
Professional Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy (“Professional”), welcomes Gold Coast Physical Therapy & Sports Training (“GCPT”) with four locations in Suffolk County to its consortium of state-of-the-art clinics.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Gold Coast to the Professional family,” said Adam Elberg, President and CEO of Professional. “As one of the premiere physical therapy providers in Suffolk County with a similar outlook on excellent service standards and company values, we know this is the beginning of a great venture in Suffolk. I’m also pleased to announce that Joseph Kozlowski, Robert Shapiro, Scott Donop, Glenn Bitran, and Richard Ferriggi are joining the Professional family as Partners. Everyone is looking forward to working with them and growing together.”
“Professional’s superior commitment to producing high-quality outcomes and consistently illustrating outstanding service value were key factors in our considerations for partnering with them,” said Robert Shapiro, Partner and Co-Founder of GCPT. “As we continue to demonstrate our best-in-class clinical protocols, it’s exciting to join Professional and further benefit our stakeholders — our patients, referral sources, and employees. I’m looking forward to this new chapter and am especially eager to work alongside Professional’s Chief Clinical Officer Rob Panariello in Professional Seminars — the renowned continuing education program for Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Athletic Trainers, and Strength and Conditioning Specialists.”
GCPT and Professional’s leadership are excited about the opportunities to further serve patients through this new collaboration.
“Gold Coast’s exceptional commitment to patient care is a perfect fit with Professional,” said Tim Mauro, Vice President of Clinical Operations at Professional. “Together, we’ll be able to provide unsurpassed treatment and service across Long Island.”
The addition is a clear indication of Professional’s ability to execute on its strategic plan, continuing its rapid expansion and successful growth. 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 GCPT, Professional now has 27 locations.
ABOUT PROFESSIONAL ORTHOPEDIC AND SPORTS PHYSICAL THERAPY
Professional Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy (“Professional”), headquartered in Uniondale, New York is a leading provider of physical therapy and rehabilitation services in the New York metropolitan area and New Jersey. Professional was founded in 1998 and now operates 27 outpatient physical therapy centers: nine of which are located within Equinox Fitness Centers, four located in a Blink facility, one located in a Velocity Sports Performance Center, and thirteen standalone. 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. http://www.professionalpt.com