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Awards and Press
#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!
Our entire team's passion for getting New Yorkers back to life makes SPEAR a great place to work. And we appreciate it any time someone notices.
This time we've been recognized as one of the top two PT Practices in the Nation to work for!
For the second year in a row SPEAR is the official Physical Therapy Provider of the 2K Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project, as it returns to “The World’s Most Famous Arena” Nov. 16 & 17 for two days of doubleheader basketball action!
SPEAR is proud to be a selected member of the Hospital for Special Surgery Rehabilitation Network at:
Financial District – 30 Broad; Midtown – E 56th St.; Midtown – W 44th St.; Chelsea – 16th St.; and Penn Plaza – 7th Ave.
The New York Physical Therapy Association honored SPEAR with the 2017 Public Relations Award for our work to increase public awareness of choosing safer alternatives to opioids during National PT Month in October 2016.
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.
Maxim Editor Has a Ball Getting #backtolife at SPEAR!
SPEAR represents Physical Therapy in Maxim Magazine’s Feature, “The Slob’s Guide to Fitness.” The nationally distributed magazine named SPEAR’s “super friendly staff” the “X-Factor” in getting editor David Swanson back to life!
National Recognition from Chase Bank and Inc. Magazine
SPEAR has appeared on the Inc. 5000 list of the country’s fastest growing companies 3 out of the last 4 years! Driven by our vision to get NYC #backtolife, our growth means more care to those who matter most- our patients!