Krina Desai, PT
After graduating with a B.S in biochemistry and women’s studies in 2011 from Stony Brook University, Krina decided to pursue her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. Upon graduation in 2015, She began working with patients in the sports and orthopedics setting in New York City. Krina’s primary focus areas include advanced manual techniques for patients with Spine and shoulder complex injuries. Her continuing education courses include neuroplasticity and its effects on rehabilitation, and advance treatments on the lumbar sacroiliac joint complex. Dr. Desai believes that successful physical therapy is based heavily on quality manual work, effective patient education, efficient exercise prescription, and patient compliance. The overall foundation of her treatment philosophy is one that includes evidence based rehabilitation guide lines to ensure success in the present program, and prevent the possibility of future injuries as well. In addition to her full time schedule as a practicing Doctor of Physical Therapy, Krina enjoys reading, swimming, and playing basketball.
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- Physical Therapist
Education and training
- State University of New York, Stony Brook, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Riser Physical Medicine
131 East 31st Street, Ground Floor
New York, NY 10016