Dr. Karena Wu has been working with celebrity chef Wylie Dufresne since 2004. As Chef Dufresne became a celebrity, he realized that his work requirements differed from those being in the kitchen. Chef Dufresne came to ActiveCare Physical Therapy to discover a different source of neck pain. Dr. Karena Wu discusses the cause of his neck pain.
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Dr. Karena Wu has been treating patients in NYC for over 17 years now. She has seen an increase in younger adults coming in for physical therapy. Part of the reason is the high intensity workouts and the lack of rest and recovery periods during the sports season. To see her comments, click here.
Dr. Karena Wu and her staff of physical therapists educate their clients on the importance of stretching. Posture and postural correction is a crucial aspect of rehabilitation and has been a big topic in the medial lately. In fact, this story was originally run in November 2015 on Greatist.
As summer approaches, it is important to carry good posture to make you look even better in your tank tops. NYC’s best physical therapist, Dr. Wu contributes to this article with her staff PT, Rebecca Young, DPT demonstrating the moves.
Dr. Karena Wu was asked to be on CNN’s New Day recently. The feature was a new TV segment for CNN’s “Tech-ing Care of Your Health” series which explores innovative wellness technologies. Posture is an integral part of rehabilitation and Dr. Wu incorporates postural correction to all of her patients. She was asked to test out a new postural device to see if it could actually help her patients.
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ActiveCare Physical Therapy Private Limited opened our doors on April 2, 2017. We had an amazing welcoming party on Sunday, April 1st with almost close to 200 guests. We are steadily growing with a tremendous amount of interest in our US based services as well as Pilates being used in rehabilitation and for exercise.
We have already met with our neighboring businesses, physicians, family and friends. We cater to the busy high end professionals and even Bollywood stars, to include Shabir Ahluwahlia and Ashlesha Sawant. Dr. Karena Wu will personally work with Bollywood royalty upon her return to Mumbai.
Please visit us at our Prabhadevi location for more information or go to our website under the India page.
Dr. Karena Wu is known as the Best Physical Therapist in NYC. She has over 17 year of experience. She is certified as an Orthopedic Manual therapist, Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Kinesiology Taping Practitioner and Pilates Instructor. She is used as an expert on multiple news channels in the NYC area: CBS, NBC, Fox News, NY1, PIX11, and the Dr. Oz Show.
She is owner and Clinical Director of ActiveCare Physical Therapy, PC in NYC. She has expanded to Mumbai, India with ActiveCare Physical Therapy Private Limited where her brand of physical therapy is being introduced and received internationally.
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Dr. Karena Wu was asked to be on NY1 again to discuss the benefits of kinesiology tape. She is a proponent of this adjunct therapy for her patients. It is a very helpful, low cost, continuous therapy that the patient wears to help activate their muscles, improve fluid movement and reduce pain. It also does not have any medicine or latex which means it is like drug-free pain relief!