Miho Urisaka, PT, DPT, OCS
Miho Urisaka, PT, DPT, OCS is the founder and owner of Orthopedic Movement PT, PLLC in New York City. She graduated from the University of Southern California with her doctorate in physical therapy in 2009. She is board certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) from the American Physical Therapy Association, and has further pursued her education through coursework form the Institute of Functional Art, Jones Institute Strain Counterstrain and JFB Myofascial Release. Dr. Urisaka brings years of personal experience from training in gymnastics, karate, competitive ballroom dance, and snowboarding. She specializes in treating amateur and professional performers from Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Avenue Q, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, and others.
Member of: American Physical Therapy Association
-Orthopedic Section, Performing Arts Special Interest Group
-Sports Physical Therapy Section
Sara Aingorn, PT, DPT
Sara Aingorn, PT, DPT is a former dancer who chose to combine her love of dance and science into a career as a physical therapist. As part of her doctoral degree, Sara completed clinical rotations treating a variety of orthopedic, pediatric, acute, and neurological conditions. As part of the Synthesis PT team, she provides on-site and tour physical therapy services to the dancers of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. She combines her dance backgrounds with her clinical knowledge as a physical therapist to effectively optimize clients’ health and performance. Her treatment approaches focus on manual therapy, neuromuscular re-education and patient specific therapeutic exercise. Sara is pursuing continuing education courses with the Institute of Physical Arts to further expand her functional manual therapy skills and knowledge in order to best assist her patient’s outcomes and recovery
Masumi Kishimoto is a certified instructor of the Alexander Technique, an educational method that teaches how to change faulty postural habits. Also a professional dancer, Masumi brings her movement expertise to OMPTNY to help our clients build a foundation for proper exercise form and improved body awareness.