Physical Therapy Director
Luke Bongiorrno is managing director of NY SportsMed & Physical Therapy. One of New York City's most prominent physical therapists, Luke practices a "hands-on" approach, combining his advanced manual skills, including trigger point therapy and myofascial release with neuromuscular/exercise re-education, optimizing his patient's recovery and performance. Because of his impressive success rate, New York City's leading surgeons refer their most difficult cases to Luke to help their patients return to optimal function and prevent recurrent injury.
Among the most highly regarded in his field, Luke is in demand internationally as an educator, certifying other therapists at a mastery level in advanced manual skills.
Luke teaches advanced skills courses to elite physical therapists in Lisbon, San Paulo, Houston, Dubai, Rio de Janeiro, Australia, Johannesburg, Holland and New York City. In addition, he is a trusted provider for athletes from the NFL, NHL, NBA, and MLS leagues, as well as various professional Italian soccer teams.
Luke has a strong belief that education improves the quality of his industry. He teaches courses on Manual Therapy, myofascial release, trigger point therapies, Neurofascial mobilization, and spine pathology.
Luke is certified as a personal trainer by the International Sports and Fitness Training Association (ISFTA) and an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association, as well as the Sports Physical Therapy Association.
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