Wholistic Physical Therapy

Scott van Niekerk

Scott van Niekerk, Director
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Scott is a New York State licensed Physical Therapist. His professional training, experience, and empathic nature enable him to help you in your journey back to a pain-free active lifestyle.

Scott grew up in Zimbabwe, Africa. He graduated from the Medical School at the University of Cape Town, South Africa in 1995 with a degree in Physical Therapy. At the time, UCT was acclaimed as one of the world's strongest manual therapy training programs.

Since coming to the U.S. in 1996, he has studied extensively with John F. Barnes, P.T., founder of the Myofascial Release approach, and since 1999 has instructed alongside Barnes at the Myofascial Release seminars nationwide. He now teaches these seminars around the US, specifically MFR 1 and Fascial Pelvis. At the same time balancing this with his marriage and family life that includes 2 beautiful boys! His personal interests include martial arts (he is a black belt in Karate!), meditation, yoga and love of the outdoors.

He founded WPT in 2002 with a vision of creating a Holistic Center for Wellness. With the solid medical and scientific background as a physical therapist, Scott is able to bridge the worlds of Western and Complementary medicine. His eclectic approach to healing creates a nurturing, therapeutic environment which is both safe and effective.

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For further info, please click here to view Scott's social networking websites. Scott Owner Wholistic PT van Niekerk is listed at AllTherapist.com

Peter Dorsa, PT

Karen Remele, PTA

Ashley Bonnell, PT

Marcy Kniffin LCSW, RMT - Holistic Psychologist

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Wholistic Physical Therapy
Brewster, NY and Midtown Manhattan
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