About ActiveCare PT:

  • Our therapists are licensed in New York State and active members in the American Physical Therapy Association. We have advanced training in joint mobilization and myofascial release techniques.
  • We are dedicated practitioners with a passion for the profession and a comprehensive, holistic approach to treatment and healing. We treat each patient as an individual and treat the whole person, with a plan of care designed to meet the patient’s set goals for health, functionality and a return to work, tasks and activities. We network with a team of physicians, chiropractors, acupuncturists and massage therapists in order to provide guidance to other modalities that may be effective in the patients’ care.
  • Physical Therapist and owner Karena Wu is a graduate of the Program in Physical Therapy at Columbia University and is affiliated with several healthcare organizations in New York City. She is certified as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Kinesio Taping Practitioner and Pilates Instructor, and uses SpiderTech Taping.
  • ActiveCare is primarily an out-of-network facility. We accept all insurance with out-of-network benefits and file for most major insurance plans. We work with all prospective patients to create workable payment plans regardless of insurance coverage.
  • ActiveCare accepts Medicare, No-Fault and Workers’ Compensation patients depending on schedule availability.
  • ActiveCare’s administrators provide seamless and efficient concierge-style client service to all of our patients. And the whole ActiveCare team makes sure your time with us is a beneficial, productive and enjoyable experience.

Cupping Workshop NYC


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12 West 37th Street
between 5th and 6th Avenues
Room 1202
New York, NY 10018
(212) 777-4374

When:      Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Time:        2:00-2:30pm


You’ve seen those red spots on Olympic athletes like Michael Phelps. Many are now asking what is this new technique and what can it do for you? By now you’ve probably learned it’s called ‘cupping’ (in the medical world we call it myofascial decompression). Learn what conditions benefit from this non-invasive therapy, how quickly it works and how easy it is to get. Dr. Karena Wu and Dr. Rebecca Young will discuss and demonstrate the hottest rage in physical therapy. To register for a seat, please call us at 212-777-4374 or email us at staff@bestptnyc.com. Seats are limited.



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