Daniel M. Bodkin, PT has been appointed unit coordinator of outpatient physical therapy services at the Helen Hayes Hospital Outpatient Rehabilitation Center at Nyack Hospital. Mr. Bodkin comes to the center with a strong background in both the provision and administration of therapeutic care.
Mr. Bodkin joins Helen Hayes Hospital from Beth Israel Medical Center, where he most recently served as program manager of outpatient therapy services. Prior to that, he was the manager of the institution’s inpatient rehabilitation unit and also served as the senior physical therapist of acute orthopedics. In addition, Mr. Bodkin has a strong clinical background in treating patients with orthopedic conditions and in post surgical rehabilitation, and has a strong interest in manual therapy and techniques.
Mr. Bodkin is a graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo, where he graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Physical Therapy, and is currently working towards his manual therapy certification. He is resident of West Nyack, New York.
In his new position, Mr. Bodkin will oversee the physical therapy program at the Outpatient Rehabilitation Center. The center is staffed by licensed physical therapists and assistants, including therapists who specialize in orthopedic and sports related injuries. Following an initial thorough evaluation, therapists develop an individualized treatment plan and goals for each patient, using a range of techniques, approaches and equipment. Therapists also prescribe home exercise programs and educate patients on how to prevent recurring injury.
The Helen Hayes Hospital Outpatient Rehabilitation Center at Nyack Hospital provides physical, occupational and speech therapy services. To schedule an appointment, call 845-786-4640.