Lizz vanWilgen Smith, MSPT
HOLISTIC PRIVATE PHYSICAL THERAPIST
Lizz Smith believes in a holistic approach to wellness and incorporates both Eastern and Western disciples into her practice. With an extensive background in health and rehabilitation, and over 20 years of experience in traditional and non-traditional methods
of physical therapy, Lizz specializes in orthopedics, treating patients with muscle imbalance issues, overuse injuries, post operative treatment and preoperative
In recent years, her focus has been in expanding her manual and alternative techniques by becoming full body certified in Active Release Technique, cupping (moving and stationary) and aromatherapy. Lizz utilizes a combination of manual therapies, therapeutic exercise and re-education in a one-on-one personalized
setting to maximize results for her clients.
Prior to starting a private practice in 2004, Lizz held several positions at the renowned Hospital for Special Surgery, including opening their Integrative Care Center.
Prior to that, she was at Bellevue Hospital in New York City, treating severe trauma and at Spaulding Rehabilitation in Boston in their spinal cord, amputee and head injury department. Lizz received a BS in Health Science and a BS in Physical Therapy from Simmons College.
To Book An Appointment with Lizz Contact us at: 212-675-9355 or email desk@ModrnSanctuary.com