Dr. Vihang Dave PT, DPT, LSVT-BIG, MCMT
Vihang has obtained a bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from an APTA approved program and completed his DPT program from Dominican College in New York. He is licensed to practice physical therapy in the state of New York and Maryland. He has been working in this profession over nine years in New york city. He is well versed with different physical therapy protocols, modalities and treatments pertaining to his clients. He has worked in various settings: as a home care physical therapist, geriatric physical therapist and in an orthopedic rehabilitation center. He holds certifications in MCMT (Mastery Certification in Manual Therapy), LSVT-BIG (for Parkinson’s patients), Kinesio-Taping and CPR. He is currently doing his APTA-approved residency in clinical Electrophysiology and Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. He believes that an accurate diagnosis is crucial for accurate treatment of the body part. Hence, he strives to work alongside his patient, encompassing their goals and providing his skilled services to achieve them. His jovial nature makes it even more fun for patients to be more involved in their care. In his free time he likes to read, watch soccer, travel, camping and trekking.
Dr. Neelu Bahel, PT, DPT, MCMT, RYT
Neelu has obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy from an APTA approved program and completed her DPT program from Dominican College in New York. She is licensed to practice the profession in the state of New York and Maryland. Dr. Bahel has been practicing physical therapy for more than 11 years in various areas/settings such as hospitals, skilled nursing rehabilitation centers, and out-patient clinics. She has worked with patients suffering from orthopedic conditions, neurologic conditions, pre and post surgical cases, balance disorders and has helped to mprove their quality of life by restoring their function. She is skilled in patient examination, assessment, designing individualized plans of care and roviding hands-on therapy to her clients. Her jovial and cordial relationship with her clients makes her stand out in developing a strong atient-client bond. Dr. Neelu Bahel is also an RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher) certified by Yoga Alliance India and by The Yoga Guru Institute in India. She has been a Yoga practitioner for long timeand believes in collaborating yoga with physical therapy to provide best therapeutic results to her clients. She is also certified in MCMT (Mastery Certification in Manual Therapy) which helps her understand the complexity of biomechanics of each individual joint and correct them when addressing her patient’s concerns. Currently, she is pursuing her Residency in Electromyography/ Nerve conduction studies (ECS – Electrophysiology Clinical Specialty) and Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound.
Outside work, she is a yoga enthusiast, loves travelling, beaches, and watching Netflix with her husband, Dr. Vihang Dave.
Kalpanik Choksi, MS PT, CAFS
Kalpanik (Nik as everyone calls him) has obtained a Masters of Science degree in Exercise Science from City University of New York (CUNY) Brooklyn. He is a licensed Physical Therapist in the states of New York and Maryland.
Having more than 10 years of experience in this profession. Dr. Nik has expertise in treating orthopedic and neurological cases in skilled nursing facilities and outpatient rehabilitation centers. He believes in providing his clinical skills whole-heartedly to get his clients back up on their feet. Dr. Nik is well-versed in use of electrotherapeutic equipment for reducing pain, treating balance and correcting gait disorders.
Currently, he is also pursuing a Certification in Applied Functional Science (CAFS) from the Gray Institute. Being a fitness enthusiast himself, he is keen on developing custom assessment, treatment, and training programs tailor-made for each individual patient or client. In addition, he is also pursuing his Residency in Nerve Conduction Studies/ Electromyography and Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound for his Board Certification.
In his leisure time, Dr. Nik is a gym enthusiast and likes to indulge in adventure sports like sky diving, kayaking, parasailing, trekking and hiking.