MFR is a 2 hands on technique. The therapist uses her hands to sink deeply into the body, feel for tension or restriction and using therapeutic pressure or pulling, to wait for the release to occur in the affected soft tissue.
An approach integrating Manual therapy, Therapeutic exercise and Functional Movement as well as patient education.
Flexible and Functional
PRI Orthotics are shoe inserts that change the mechanics of the feet and lower extremity to correct foot function.
$470 Fee covers 3 sessions plus Orthotics
Benefits of Acupuncture with Physical Therapy
Comprehensive evaluation of your body .
Naturally stimulate biochemical changes
Higher Physical Therapy was created by Julie Zapata, a licensed PT for 23 years. Ever since her first job, Julie noticed the limitations that the system placed on good therapists and doctors and wanted to make a difference. She has always intended to provide the highest level care, no matter the obstacle. Since 2000, insurance limitations have only gotten worse. […
Our team is made up of a group of professionals prepared to provide you with solutions in physiotherapy that will allow you a better quality of life.
Before an initial visit, the potential client is required to complete our COVID 19 liability and release, and provide proof of full vaccination.
This paperwork will be emailed to a client after their initial contact.
Temperature may be taken upon entry to our facility, in order to gain access.
PPE required of therapist and office staff: as required by New York State
- Masks: at all times, while in office.
- Face shields: when doing close up work.
- Gloves: as needed, universal precautions;
- Gowns: as needed, universal precautions.
Patients and visitors to our practice are also required to use an appropriate mask at all times; will be provided if needed.
Exceptions made during treatment, if justified.
Weekly by professional with Lysol products.
In between each patient by therapists and staff. Using Protex products.
Includes waiting room and door handles.
Laundry service is through Nixon Medical.
Click for pdfs of CDC guidelines, APTA Recommendations, and our COVID 19 patient form.
Julie Zapata has a personal and holistic approach, which she has developed over her professional PT career since year 2000. She has done extensive training, in Myofascial Release, Functional Manual Therapy and with the Postural Restoration Institute. She is devoted to learning and refreshing her skills, and goes all over the country to seek out advanced training. Julie is also trained in Pilates and rehab-certified through the Stott school in Toronto, Canada.