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Trust the first and only two-time winner of The Nation's Top Physical Therapy Practice. Visit any of our nearby clinics and we'll get you back to life

THE NATION'S TOP PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE. AGAIN!

630 3rd Ave, Ground Floor
New York, NY 10017
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LA PALESTRA & SPEAR Physical Therapy NYC Gym at the Plaza Hotel in Midtown Manhattan
One Central Park South, Level A
New York, NY 10019
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36 West 44th Street
Suite 403
New York, NY 10036
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729 7th Ave, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10019
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SPEAR Physical Therapy Upper West Side NYC Lobby on West 67th Street
11 West 67th Street
New York, NY 10023
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Your insurance may cover the costs of SPEAR LIVE: in-home physical & occupational therapy on any device: mobile phone, tablet, or laptop.
SPEAR Physical Therapy NYC in Midtown NYC on East 56th Street
120 East 56th Street
Suite 1010
New York, NY 10022
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SPEAR Physical Therapy NYC Midtown Central Park South West 57th Street Front Desk
57 West 57th Street
15th Floor
New York, NY 10019
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SPEAR CEO and Co-founder, Dan Rootenberg, featured on NPR
Jun 2021
SPEAR CEO and Co-founder, Dan Rootenberg, featured on NPR
After a very long and difficult year, New York is finally on the rise. As SPEAR continues to help the city make a full comeback, CEO and Co-founder, Dan Rootenberg, was recently featured on NPR to discuss the hot-button topic of returning to office life full-time.
SPEAR Contributes to a CNN Article on Massage Guns
Jun 2021
SPEAR Contributes to a CNN Article on Massage Guns
SPEAR was recently featured on CNN to give our take on massage guns! A popular trend, massage gun ads, videos and informational posts have been sprouting up all over the internet. The question is: do they actually work? You can read the full story here!
SPEAR Featured in the NY Post for Segment About Neck Pain
Apr 2021
SPEAR Featured in the NY Post for Segment About Neck Pain
SPEAR was recently featured in the NY Post! In Marisa Dellatto’s article for The New York Post, “Wearing your mask wrong can cause neck pain,” she interviewed our very own Ninia Agustin, PT, DPT and Clinical Director of our Times Square – Center for the Performing Arts clinic, to get her clinical insight.   Read the full story here!
SPEAR Featured in Dr. Sanjay Gupta's Post-Covid CNN Segment
Mar 2021
SPEAR Featured in Dr. Sanjay Gupta's Post-Covid CNN Segment
SPEAR was recently featured on CNN!  “Almost a third of people with 'mild' Covid-19 still battle symptoms months later, study finds,” writes Dr. Sanjay Gupta for his CNN segment. The piece follows Michael Reagan, SPEAR patient, as he tells his story about life after COVID.
SPEAR Featured in "The New York Post"
Jan 2021
SPEAR Featured in "The New York Post"
SPEAR Physical Therapy was recently featured in the New York Post! Physical therapists Sarah Shoemaker, PT, DPT and Odalisse Figueroa, PT, DPT, contributed their insight to an article, “The 8 best free and paid fitness apps for men and women to try in 2021”, to help people looking to start or revamp their workout routines. You can read the full article here!    
SPEAR Named Top Physical Therapy Practice in the Nation—For the Second Time!
Dec 2020
SPEAR Named Top Physical Therapy Practice in the Nation—For the Second Time!
SPEAR Physical Therapy has been named the top Physical Therapy Practice in the nation for the second time! The Ascend Practice of the Year Award is the only honor in all of outpatient rehab therapy that recognizes practices that have achieved exceptional business results.
SPEAR CEO and Co-founder Dan Rootenberg Nominated for Ernst & Young LLP's Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Sep 2020
SPEAR CEO and Co-founder Dan Rootenberg Nominated for Ernst & Young LLP's Entrepreneur of the Year Award
SPEAR's CEO and Co-Founder Dan Rootenberg has been nominated for Entrepreneur of the Year Award by Ernst & Young LLP! Considered the world’s most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs, the award has recognized game-changing leaders for more than 30 years.
Private Practice Growth Strategies Before and After COVID-19
Aug 2020
Private Practice Growth Strategies Before and After COVID-19
SPEAR was recently featured in a roundtable discussion with the American Physical Therapy Association to discuss growth strategies and how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected plans, and also offered offer some tips and advice to other private practices on growth and financial stability. Read the full article here.
SPEAR’s Call to Duty: Helping Those Who Help Others
May 2020
SPEAR’s Call to Duty: Helping Those Who Help Others
Helping others in the community is one of the core values of SPEAR. CEO and Co-founder Dan Rootenberg recently wrote an article for PPS Impact Magazine talking about the importance of helping others, especially in the midst of this pandemic. Read the full article here.
#1 in the Nation
Oct 2016
#1 in the Nation
Each year, The American Physical Therapy Association’s (APTA) Private Practice Section (PPS) grants the Jayne L. Snyder Practice Award to the single Physical Therapy practice that best represents and contributes to the physical therapy industry. And in October 2016, that was us!
SPEAR Named the Official Physical Therapy Providers of the 2020 J.P Morgan Tournament of Champions
Feb 2020
SPEAR Named the Official Physical Therapy Providers of the 2020 J.P Morgan Tournament of Champions
Each year, Squash enthusiasts and fans turn to watch some of the world’s greatest Squash players compete at J.P.Morgan’s Tournament of Champions. This year, once again SPEAR was honored to be the official physical therapy providers of the event!
SPEAR Makes the Inc. 5000 List For the 6th Time In a Row!
Aug 2019
SPEAR Makes the Inc. 5000 List For the 6th Time In a Row!
SPEAR has made the Inc. 5000’s list of the most successful companies in America for the 6th time in a row, a feat only 3% of companies accomplish!
Democracy at Work
Jul 2016
Democracy at Work
The NY Post featured SPEAR’s ‘democratic’ management structure and business success as a shining example of employees having a prominent voice in workplace decisions. Click here to read the article featuring SPEAR.
SPEAR's Annual Summer Event Returns with SPEARFEST!
SPEAR's Annual Summer Event Returns with SPEARFEST!
All smiles: SPEAR teammates are full of joy and SPEAR-IT! SPEAR is known for top-notch physical and occupational therapy treatment, but we’re also known for another value we’re very proud of: our culture. Lovingly referred to as our “SPEAR-IT,...
SPEAR Celebrates 70 Pine's Expansion into a Better Space with a Ribbon Cutting!
SPEAR Celebrates 70 Pine's Expansion into a Better Space with a Ribbon Cutting!
SPEAR had several amazing accomplishments in 2020 we are proud of. One, in particular, was the expansion of our 70 Pine clinic! One of two clinics in the Financial District, 70 Pine officially opened on July 3rd, 2017. Our previous space, though ren...
Growth and Expansion: E 84th St Celebrates With A Ceremonial Ribbon Cutting
Growth and Expansion: E 84th St Celebrates With A Ceremonial Ribbon Cutting
All smiles: the team celebrates with a ribbon cutting to commemorate the clinic expansion. 2020 was a memorable year for many reasons—even among the adverse occurrences of the world, there is always something positive to observe. One accomplishment...
Miles Toward a Movement: An Effort to Promote Diversity and Inclusion
Miles Toward a Movement: An Effort to Promote Diversity and Inclusion
Recent times have called for us to pay more attention to important social causes. One thing that has been highlighted is the lack of diversity and inclusion in the physical therapy and occupational therapy fields. At SPEAR, we are committed to to se...
SPEAR CEO and Co-founder, Dan Rootenberg, featured on NPR
SPEAR CEO and Co-founder, Dan Rootenberg, featured on NPR
After a very long and difficult year, New York is finally on the rise. As SPEAR continues to help the city make a full comeback, CEO and Co-founder, Dan Rootenberg, was recently featured on NPR to discuss the hot-button topic of returning to office ...
Massage Guns—Yay or Nay? (As Featured in CNN!)
Massage Guns—Yay or Nay? (As Featured in CNN!)
With the onset of the pandemic, life changes and everything else going on, it’s safe to say many people have been feeling stressed. People are constantly looking for ways to get rid of worry, which can also manifest as tension in the body. Enter: ...
One Year Later: Brooklyn - Park Slope Celebrates It's Birthday with a Ribbon Cutting!
One Year Later: Brooklyn - Park Slope Celebrates It's Birthday with a Ribbon Cutting!
Last week, the team at Brooklyn – Park Slope congregated to commemorate the one year anniversary of the clinic’s launch! The team excitedly celebrated the eventful occasion with many laughs, pictures, cake, and of course—ribbon cutting...
Union Square - 14th St Celebrates Its Anniversary With a Ribbon Cutting!
Union Square - 14th St Celebrates Its Anniversary With a Ribbon Cutting!
The Union Square team stands ready to cut the famous big red ribbon! The unexpected arrival of the pandemic last year put many of our lives on pause. With New York at a standstill, plans and ideas were forced to be placed on hold. For our newly opene...
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