Luke Bongiorno, PT, MCMT
Language: English, Region: United States of America
Courses: Explain Pain, US, Graded Motor Imagery 1 day, US
Luke graduated from The University of Melbourne, and is currently in clinical practice in New York. One of New York City’s most prominent physical therapists, Luke practices a ‘hands-on’ approach combining his advanced manual skills with neuromuscular/exercise and education Luke has a strong belief that education is fundamental in optimizing patient recovery and performance. He has taught advanced skills courses in Manual Therapy internationally since 2004 and has been on the NOI faculty since since 2015.
Luke has extensive experience in the management of acute and chronic pain and sports injuries and is affiliated in the clinical education programs of Columbia University and Touro College. Luke also treats professional and Olympic athletes as well as touring performing arts/dance company members. He currently serves as a consultant with the NBA League as well as European soccer professional teams.
Luke is the co-founder of NY Sports Medicine which was later acquired by Orthology. He is currently involved in clinical research focused on injury management and is developing guidelines for injury prevention in sports medicine and in the workplace.
“Luke Bongiorno’s sense of humor and positive attitude lets you intuitively know he can and will help you – both physically and emotionally – through your tough time. Thank you Luke for making such a difference in my health.”
“I’ve worked with 7 different PTs over 3 years on a challenging shoulder rehab. Luke stands above the rest. His focused and personalized attention helped me understand the why and how of my rehab so I could get back to the activities I enjoy and maintain a healthy fitness plan for the long run.”