The cascade of effects caused by a significant stroke (CVA) touch every aspect of a person's being. Patience, persistence and curiosity are important attributes for a physical therapist treating CVA (stroke). Bill Gallagher has worked with hundreds of people recovering from stroke. He has worked on Intensive care and neurosurgery units, stroke rehabilitation units and seen many CVA survivors in outpatient units and home visits. He has treated people who could not sit independently and worked with others working to regain high level skills like dentistry. Bill Gallagher takes a pragmatic and inventive approach to neurological brain conditions that brings together some combination of:
- Motor learning & control
- Gait Training
- Proprioceptive Neural Facilitation (NDT)
- Tai Chi & Qigong
- Neurodevelopmental Treatment (NDT)
- Guided Imagery
- Flexibility Training
- Strength Training
- Assistive Device Progression
- Orthotic Devices
Customized to improve balance, gait, dexterity, function, safety and quality of life.
Holistic Physical Therapist treats stroke & CVA-makes hospital visits and home visits in New York City.
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