Essen Medical Associates’ physical therapists offer a wide range of outpatient treatments and rehabilitation for all types of conditions affecting the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves. Through the creation of individualized treatment plans we help patients to ease their pain, make them stronger, and achieve maximum functionality. When necessary, the physical therapy team works closely with our orthopedic surgeon, physiatrists, and pain management physician to help patients recover as quickly and safety as possible from problems ranging from complex bone fractures to chronic shoulder pain to hip, knee or joint replacements

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Arthritis, joint replacement, and fractures
  • Back and neck pain
  • Gait disorders
  • General body de-conditioning
  • Hand, ankle, and foot pain
  • Impingement syndrome (shoulder inflammation)
  • Ligament tear
  • Meniscal or cartilage tear
  • Muscular tear or strain
  • Muscular weakness
  • Myofascial pain syndrome
  • Nerve entrapment
  • Post-surgical reconstruction
  • Postural dysfunction
  • Radioculopathy (sciatica)
  • Repetitive strain injury
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports technique rehabilitation
  • Strokes and other neurological disorders
  • Tendonitis


  • 2445 Arthur Avenue

    Sheryll Garcia, PT
    Office Hours:
    Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 1550 University Avenue

    Saparia Mital, PT
    Office Hours:
    Wednesday & Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Alexis Penaflorida, PT
    Office Hours:
    Tuesday & Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 1187 Grand Concourse

    Roselle Estrella, PT
    Office Hours:
    Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Alexis Penaflorida, PT
    Office Hours:
    Monday, Wednesday & Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Saparia Mital, PT
    Office Hours:
    Tuesday & Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm