DR. VITALY DVOSKIN
Physical Therapist, DPT
Dr. Vitaly Dvoskin is a licensed physical therapist in New York, New Jersey and California. He received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Stony Brook University and completed his Baccalaureate Degree in Health and Exercise Science with a Minor in Coaching at Syracuse University. Dr. Vitaly’s concentration is within orthopedic and sports medicine, with an emphasis on functional manual therapy. His post-doctorate work has been in advanced manual and orthopedic medicine, as taught by the renowned Institute of Physical Arts, where he is training to become a Certified Functional Manual Therapist (CFMT). Additionally, Dr. Vitaly has completed classes through the Maitland-Australian Approach, Great Lake Seminars, The McKenzie Institute, Integrative Manual Therapy Solutions and The Harkness Center For Dance at NYU.
The human body’s ability to transform and adapt at different stages of our lives – is the driving factor behind Dr. Vitaly’s passion for promoting rehabilitation. He is a strong advocate of postural and body mechanic reeducation and training, using those gains to enhance overall movement, performance and quality of living. Keen awareness of the human body, from both personal and clinical experience, has allowed him to understand and manage chronic pain, lower back and sacral-pelvic dysfunction, shoulder pathologies and impairments of the lower extremities.
Constantly on the forefront of research and continuing education, Dr. Vitaly is always striving for excellence in the way he does his work. Currently, he is the Company Physical Therapist for Avenue Q- The Musical and has assisted with STOMP (off Broadway) and Spider Man- Turn Off The Dark (Broadway). Additionally, Dr. Vitaly has been working with the High School Division of Grace Church School: overseeing games, coordinating with the athletic department on safety and injury prevention for the student body.
When he’s not busy working, Dr. Vitaly enjoys taking advantage of this amazing City that he calls home.
ACUPUNCTURIST, L. Ac
Snow holds a Bachelor’s with a double major in Finance and Economics; and a Masters of Science from New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine. She is nationally board certified in Acupuncture (NCCAOM), and licensed to practice in the state of New York. She is also certified in Clean Needle Technique by the CCAOM. In addition to her academic studies, she also gained clinical training in hospitals both domestically and in Shanghai, China.
Snow understands first hand that health is the greatest gift of all. During her time working in finance, she started developing chronic health issues under the high stress, high intensity environment. Her frustration with her own ailments prompted her to seek out acupuncture for recovery. More importantly, it quickly became clear that her mission is to share this wonderful medicine with others.
Her passionate lies in providing quality healthcare that help patients live a pain-free and healthy life. Besides providing safe and effective acupuncture treatments, it is also her goal to educate patients on lifestyle/ dietary changes, in order to achieve sustainable health.
Some of her specialties are: pain relief (lower pack pain, neck pain, knee weakness, sciatica, tennis elbow, sprained ankle, carpal tunnel, headaches, migraines), digestive disorders, women’s health, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, TMJ/ TMD, anxiety/ depression and insomnia.
Physical Therapist, PT
Jennifer received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Adelphi University and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from Long Island University – Brooklyn. Jennifer has received recognition from the New York Physical Therapy Association (NYPTA) – earning the Brooklyn/Staten Island District Student Achievement Award and Minority Student NYPTA Leader Award and continues to hone her clinical reasoning and manual therapy skills by taking continuing education courses. She is currently pursuing a certification in Functional Manual Therapy with the Institute of Physical Art.
Jennifer’s treatment approach emphasizes identifying the primary driver behind the dysfunctions in the body that are causing inefficient movement and she believes in working closely with her patients to achieve their goals of optimal function and movement. Jennifer has published her research in the field of neuroscience in the Anatomy and Physiology Journal and has presented her work at local and national conferences. She plans to continue her passion for pursuing knowledge in physical therapy by participating in new, ongoing research efforts.
Outside of the clinic, Jennifer enjoys participating in community service and fellowship activities. She enjoys staying active by playing sports such as bowling and handball, which she played competitively in high school. She also has taken a recent interest in skiing and is a fan of baseball, hockey, and football.
Physical Therapist, PT
Dr. Raymon Ragunauth is a Licensed Physical Therapist and Certified Athletic Trainer in New York. He received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Long Island University- Brooklyn campus and his Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training from Stony Brook University. Dr. Ray currently works in outpatient orthopedics as well as in the acute care/hospital setting. He also shares in being the Physical Therapist for the show Avenue Q. His Athletic Training experience has enabled him to work with athletes from various sports including rugby, football, basketball, volleyball, and soccer.
Dr. Ray likes to use a mix of hands on skills and specific exercises to create more efficient movement. Using the Selective Functional Movement Assessment, he is able to break down full body functional movements into the small impairments that he can treat. His manual therapy skills stem from various courses through Maitland, Graston Technique, North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy, and the Institute of Physical Art.