William Peters Garden City, NY

William Peters, DPT, ATC, CSCS,
Owner, Director of Physical Therapy

William Peters, DPT is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and is the director and founder of Pro Sports Performance Physical Therapy in Garden City, NY. His extensive experience, dedication and continued education have enabled him to stay abreast with the most modern evidence based trends in rehabilitation, making him a leader in the field of physical therapy.

His previous experience includes providing physical therapy services to patients at one of Long Island’s most prestigious medical organizations, ProHealth Care Associates. He has worked for the NY Jets rehabbing and preventing sports related injuries; has successfully consulted with the NY Liberty of the W.N.B.A. in developing an injury prevention program and has conducted metabolic testing for the NY Islanders. 

William has gained valuable experience working as an Athletic Trainer at Columbia University; as a research assistant at the Harkness Center for Dance Injuries at the Hospital for Joint Diseases in NYC and has toured with professional dancer/actor, Ben Vereen.  He serves as an on-call physical therapist for the US Open Tennis Tournament and has provided event coverage at the NY City Marathon.


Education

Mercy College – Doctor of Physical Therapy

Columbia University – Master of Applied Physiology

Rutgers University – Bachelor of Exercise Science

 

Clinical Interests

Adult and Pediatric Orthopedic Physical Therapy

Sports Medicine and Injury Prevention Training

Post-Operative Rehabilitation, Neurological Disorders

McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis & Therapy

 

Professional Memberships

American Physical Therapy Association

National Athletic Trainers’ Society

National Strength & Conditioning Association

The McKenzie Institute, USA