Post-Covid Recovery Program - NY Physical Therapy & Wellness

Post-Covid Recovery Program

Appointments are available in our 10 locations as well as in-home and teletherapy. 

Are you one of the tens of thousands of people suffering from lingering COVID-19 symptoms? At NY Physical Therapy & Wellness, we perform an extensive evaluation to understand how COVID-19 has affected your life, and come up with a customized treatment plan so you can get back to your daily activities and the things you love. We assess your strength, sensation, endurance, balance, and emotional stressors.

We provide:

  • Endurance training to improve fatigue
  • Strengthening to improve weakness
  • Balance training to help with weakness, numbness, or pain from nerve damage (Neuropathy)
  • Manual therapy to help with headaches
  • Treatment to relieve pain
  • Physical activities to reduce the risk for falls and chronic disease
  • Breathing exercises to improve lung capacity
  • Stretching to improve flexibility and mobility post-hospitalization
  • Care Giver training to reduce the burden of care
  • Constant monitoring of vital signs throughout treatment sessions

The most commonly reported long-term symptoms that Physical Therapy can help include:

  • Fatigue
  • Shortness of breath
  • Weakness
  • Joint and/or muscle pain
  • Difficulty Performing Daily Activities
  • Difficulty thinking or concentrating (also referred to as “brain fog”)
  • Headaches
  • Weakness, numbness or pain from nerve damage (Neuropathy)

Physical therapy can also help with less common long-term complications that can affect different organ systems in the body, including:

  • Cardiovascular: Inflammation of the heart muscle
  • Respiratory: Lung function abnormalities
  • Psychiatric: Depression, anxiety, changes in mood