Yaakov Golding, PT, DPT, OCS
Owner / Director of Clinical Services / Orthopedic Certified Specialist
Yaakov graduated with honors from Touro College with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT). He received the Excellence in Research award for his research on dynamic balance in older adults. Affectionately known as “Doc Yaak” to his patients, Yaakov administers high quality treatment to each patient, while easing their pain through expert knowledge and gentle humor.Yaakov has experience in many aspects of physical therapy, including but not limited to: Sports rehab, Total Hip and Knee Replacements, Orthopedic injuries, Amputations, Multiple Sclerosis, Strokes, and Parkinson’s disease.
Marissa Wolfson, PTA CFMT, Reiki 1&2
Marissa graduated with her BS from the University of Arizona. She then continued her education at Nassau College where she obtained her degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant, PTA. She is certified in Functional Movement/Medical Taping as well as obtaining a certification in Reiki 1 & 2. Marissa has an extensive athletic background in both high school and collegiate levels. In addition to her passion for orthopedic and sports rehabilitation, she is practicing a holistic approach to healing patients with Reiki 1 & 2.
Therapist at our sister clinic Rehabilitation Associates of Brooklyn
Mordechai Shedrowitzky, PT, MS
Mordechai received his BA in liberal arts with a concentration in psychology from the Touro College School of Liberal Arts and Sciences in 1997. He then went on to the Touro College School of Health Sciences and graduated with a BS in Health Sciences and MS in Physical Therapy in 2001. After spending a short time working in the intensive care units at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY he went to work at an outpatient rehabilitation center in Brooklyn. Since 2002 he has owned and managed Rehabilitation Associates PT & OT, PLLC, an outpatient rehabilitation facility which provides physical and occupational therapy. This practice sees a large array of patients, from pediatrics to geriatrics, including nearly all neurological and orthopedic diagnoses. The practice also includes a Certified Hand Therapist who does custom splinting. Rehabilitation Associates PT & OT, PLLC has become a center of excellence and is the facility of choice for many of our areas doctors. Mordechai is also a clinical instructor for a number of local physical therapy schools.