WHAT TYPES OF EDUCATION/TRAINING DO YOUR THERAPISTS HAVE?
Physical therapists have graduated from an accredited post-baccalaureate program and passed their state board examination. Depending on the university, the physical therapy program is either a master’s or doctorate level degree.
Dr. Igor Voloshin, Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT), is the founder and director of Vigor Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation. He specializes in sports physical therapy, athletic training for injury prevention, and sports performance training for all ages and ability levels. His comprehensive physical therapy background includes a certification in Integrative Dry Needling, a non-specific neuro-physiological based therapy that treats soft tissue dysfunctions like inflammation, contracture, tissue adhesion, microcirculation, and edema to bring biomechanical balance to the musculoskeletal system. He has served on the staff of several world-renowned rehabilitation clinics including Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation and the Visiting Nurse Association of New Jersey. As a former college athlete, he knows firsthand the power of physical therapy and sports medicine. An NCAA Division One Level swimmer, Dr. Voloshin went on to train and coach athletes at his alma mater Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York.
For more about the team at Vigor Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, check out our About Us page.