2014 Symposium Guest Speakers
Monica Joshi, PT
Monica Joshi, PT, is the founder and President of Back in the Game. She earned her Masters in Physical Therapy in 1985 from University of Bombay, India and has practiced consistently since that time. In 1995 she was certified in the McKenzie method for treating spine disorders. In 1997, she earned a Diploma in Sports Physical Therapy from the University of Manchester. In 2006, she received a Diploma in the Pilates Method of Treatment for Rehabilitation Purposes.
Monica is on the faculty of Beth Israel Medical Center where she created a Continuing Education program that provides specific physical therapy for patients who have been treated with Botox for pain management. She regularly consults with members of the medical staff at NYU, Hospital for Special Surgery, Columbia Presbyterian, and Lenox Hill Hospitals in New York City.
She also served for four years as a clinical instructor in physical therapy techniques at the College of Staten Island in New York.
In addition to her work at Back in the Game, she is the founder and Co-President of BackRx, a spine center in Bombay, India.
She attends numerous seminars to keep updated regarding the recent advances in the field of medicine and physical therapy.