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East Meadow

Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Services (STARS) at East Meadow helps patients find relief from pain and get moving again after an accident, injury, illness or surgery. As part of Northwell Health, STARS Rehabilitation is staffed by licensed, friendly therapists who are experienced in the latest rehabilitation techniques. The STARS Rehabilitation team partners with each patient, guiding them every step of the way toward a safe, healthy, rapid recovery.


STARS Rehabilitation at East Meadow offers classes in arthritis aquatics, multiple sclerosis and fighting cancer with exercise. Learn more about these classes below.

Arthritis Aquatics Program


  • Monday: 1pm
  • Tuesday: 1pm and 2:15pm
  • Thursday: 1pm and 2:15pm
  • Friday: 1pm

Exercise in a warm pool. Classes are 45 minutes and only $5. The Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program allows patients to exercise without putting excess strain on their joints and muscles. The gentle activities in warm water, with guidance from a trained instructor, help patients gain strength and flexibility. The Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program also provides a friendly and supportive atmosphere in which participants can make new friends and try new activities.

For more information, please call (516) 393-8900.

Multiple sclerosis classes

When: Monday 1:20pm – 2:30pm

STARS and the Long Island Chapter of the MS Society provide a group physical therapy program. The program is a series of six one-hour group sessions with a physical therapist that provides exercises for joint range of motion, flexibility, core stability and education.

For more information, please call (516) 393-8900.

Fighting Cancer with Exercise

When: Weekly

Please call (631) 675-6513 to register and for more information.

The Strength for Life program includes:

  • Individual exercise plans based on your needs
  • Instruction by certified cancer exercise specialists
  • Exercise equipment for the client to keep
  • Education on the benefits of exercise

STARS Rehabilitation has partnered with Strength for Life – A 501 (C) 3 charitable organization dedicated to helping cancer patients and survivors regain their strength by providing weekly free group exercise classes.

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801 Merrick AvenueEast Meadow, NY 11554
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