Performing Arts and Dance Medicine Program

Performing Arts and Dance Medicine Program


As a performing artist, you push your body in unique ways and to its highest possible ability. Unfortunately, complex and repetitive movements associated with the performing arts can sometimes cause painful injuries that prevent you from performing at your peak.

At Northwell Health’s Performing Arts and Dance Medicine Program, we treat all levels of performing artists - whether you’re a dancer, gymnast, figure skater or musician. Our team of clinical professionals understands the demands you place on your body and has the expertise to help you get back to doing what you love.

Conditions we treat include:

  • Repetitive stress injuries
  • Muscle tension
  • Sprains and strains
  • Ankle instability
  • Muscle imbalance
  • Tendonitis
  • Postural issues
  • Core weakness
  • Foot, knee, back and neck pain
  • Injuries and conditions requiring postsurgical rehabilitation
  • Fractures

Setting the stage for your healing

Take advantage of the many therapeutic benefits of the specialized care offered at the Performing Arts and Dance Medicine Program. These include:

  • Return to full performance level
  • Improved core stability
  • Injury prevention
  • Improved alignment
  • Enhanced technique
  • Pain relief
  • Increased joint and muscle mobility

For more information or to set up a consultation, call us at (516) 321-7522.

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