Faculty Experts: Rehabilitation

Yocheved Bensinger-Brody

Yocheved Bensinger-Brody, PT, PhD, PCS

Assistant Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Areas of Expertise

Pediatric physical therapy

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Ralph Garcia, PT, PhD

Research Coordinator, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Manhattan Campus

Associate Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Areas of Expertise

Adult neurological rehabilitation: disability, rehabilitation and human performance research

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Ted Marks, PT, DPT, CCS

Associate Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Areas of Expertise

General cardiopulmonary care, rehabilitation for patients with cardiac and pulmonary disease, awareness and risk factors specifically for the heart and lungs

Eileen Meehan

Eileen Meehan, MS, OTR/L, CHT

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy

Areas of Expertise

Hand therapy

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Rivka Molinsky, OTR/L, PhD

Associate Dean of Students and Innovation

Areas of Expertise

Cognitive rehabilitation, adult rehabilitation

Meira Orentlicher

Meira L Orentlicher, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Director of Research & Faculty Scholarship, School of Health Sciences
Associate Chair of Research & Scholarship, Occupational Therapy

Professor, Occupational Therapy

Areas of Expertise

Transition from school to adult life for students with developmental disabilities, students with autism, person-centered planning, and school-based occupational therapy

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Reema Thakkar, PT, DPT

Director of Clinical Education

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Women’s health, physical therapy, pregnancy, uterine and ovarian cancer, incontinence

Rob Troiano

Robert Troiano, PT, DPT, CHT

Associate Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Bay Shore Campus

Associate Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Post-Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy

Areas of Expertise

Prosthetics, both upper and lower extremities, lower extremity limb loss and hand therapy

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Chad Woodard, PT, PhD, DPT, OCS, SCS, CMPT, FRCms, FRAs, CSCS

Assistant Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Areas of Expertise

Physical fitness