About Rebecca Gordon
Rebecca earned her B.A. in Dance from Hunter College and Doctorate of Physical Therapy from New York University. During graduate school, Rebecca became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and works as a personal trainer with private clients. She also became a Registered Yoga Teacher after practicing yoga for over a decade.
Rebecca has experience working with diverse patient populations in both inpatient and outpatient settings, but specializes in treating patients with orthopedic and pelvic floor diagnoses. She holds multiple pelvic floor certifications from the American Physical Therapy Association and Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute, and has served as a teaching assistant for Herman & Wallace certification courses. She is currently participating in an Orthopedic Specialization Program through Hospital for Special Surgery. Rebecca integrates all of her experiences and training into her work with physical therapy patients, creating individualized treatment plans while cultivating a supportive clinical environment.
Rebecca’s passion for physical therapy grew out of a lifetime love of movement and athletics. She grew up horseback-riding, and went on to train under Grand Prix dressage trainers and teach riding for over 7 years. She picked up dance in high school, and has performed contemporary and hip-hop works throughout New York City. She began practicing vinyasa yoga as an undergraduate and remains active through primarily yoga, weightlifting, HIIT, and will dance and ride horses whenever she has the chance.