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Fair Lawn, NJ : Holsman Physical and Occupational Therapy, PC

Fair Lawn, NJ : Holsman Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy

15-01 Broadway, Suite 12, Fair Lawn NJ 07410
Tel: 201-355-5199
Fax: 732-428-5513
Clinic hours: 8am-8pm Monday to Friday, Saturday by appt.

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Welcome to Holsman Physical and Occupational Therapy PC at Fair Lawn, NJ.


The Fair Lawn, NJ location of Holsman Physical and Occupational Therapy PC is distinguished for its comprehensive and effective range of adult and geriatric physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, sports therapy and massage therapy.

Everything we do is designed to contribute to your full recovery.

In the State of New Jersey, Holsman Physical Therapy is the leader in geriatric rehabilitation and in the recovery of knee, foot, ankle, shoulder and back injuries.

We offer personalized care and state-of-the-art rehabilitation equipment and wellness programs such as Yoga, Tai Chi, and Aerobic Conditioning and weight loss programs to contribute to your ongoing wellness.

We work with Medicare patients, Workers Compensation cases and general orthopedic, sports and soft tissue injuries.

We work closely with your physician to ensure a coordinated care approach.

We accept all major insurances and provide complimentary transportation for our clients in Fair Lawn, Elmwood Park, Paramus,Glen Rock, Hawthorne, River Edge and Rochelle Park, NJ.

Services offered at Fair Lawn

Physical Therapy

When physical impairments, injuries or limitations impact your quality of life, the physical therapists with Holsman Physical Therapy   in Fair Lawn, New Jersey are there to help. Our full array of physical therapy services includes post-surgery rehabilitation, treatment of musculoskeletal issues, neurological, balance training and vestibular rehabilitation to help people who are at risk for falls, therapeutic massage, therapeutic exercise, manual therapy, postural re-education,gait training and ambulation issues, mobilization therapy focused on muscles ligaments and joints, and pain management.

Physical therapists at Holsman Physical Therapy are movement experts who optimize quality of life through prescribed exercise, hands-on care, and patient education. We care for people of all ages and abilities, diagnose and treat existing health conditions, but we also provide patient education, customize plans of care, and preventative treatments that can help you avoid many health problems before they occur.

After making a diagnosis, our physical therapists create personalized treatment plans that help you  improve mobility, manage pain and other chronic conditions, recover from injury, and prevent future injury and chronic disease.

Holsman physical therapists empower you to be active participants in your own treatment, and they work collaboratively with other health professionals such as your Medical Doctor to ensure you receive comprehensive care.

Some of our Physical Therapists specialize in Geriatric physical therap to focus on optimizing aging and aging in place. Our Geriatric Physical Therapists treat a broad range of individuals, including:

  • healthy adults who want to continue to safely pursue recreational activities as they age
  • individuals who are at risk for injuries from falls or other adverse events
  • persons with medical conditions that limit their mobility or ability to perform activities independently
  • older persons who need rehabilitation after surgery or hospitalization
  • frail individuals recently discharged from Home Care, short-term skilled nursing or hospital
  • older persons who want to remain as independent as possible

Health conditions commonly treated by our physical therapists include:

  • Complications from hypertension
  • Fall risk
  • Fractures
  • Heart & lung disorders
  • Joint replacement surgery
  • Neurological conditions (e.g., stroke, Parkinson disease, multiple sclerosis, vestibular disorders)
  • Osteoarthritis & rheumatoid arthritis
  • Osteopenia & osteoporosis
  • Overweight & obesity
  • Pre-diabetes & diabetes
  • Sports related injuries
  • Wounds & amputations
  • Cancer-related complications
  • Balance and vestibular disorders
  • Pediatric conditions, including cerebral palsy, spina bifidia, and genetic disorders
  • Cerebrovascular accident
  • Central & peripheral nervous system tumors
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Acute or chronic peripheral neuropathies, including Guillian Barre, chronic inflammatory neuropathy
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Low back and neck pain
  • Rotator cuff injuries and other shoulder problems
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Post-operative rehabilitation from orthopedic surgical procedures
  • Muscle strains
  • Joint sprains/pain/swelling, including knee and ankle injuries
  • Chronic pain
  • Tennis/golfer’s elbow
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Some of our Physical Therapists specialize in Pediatric Physical Therapy. Pediatric physical therapists at Holsman Physical Therapy provide support and services for children (birth to 21 years) with developmental disabilities, and their families, aimed at developing, restoring and improving mobility to improve quality of life. Pediatric physical therapy benefits children and their families/caregivers by promoting activity and participation in everyday routines, increasing functional independence, enhancing learning opportunities, improving strength and endurance, facilitating motor development and mobility, and easing the challenges of daily caregiving. In addition to direct intervention and consultation, pediatric physical therapists promote health and fitness for children with all levels of ability and provide information to and collaborate with families and other medical, developmental, and educational specialists.

The following are health conditions commonly treated by pediatric physical therapists at Holsman Physical Therapy:

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Developmental delay
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Spina bifida
  • Down syndrome and other genetic disorders
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Orthopedic conditions or injuries
  • Pulmonary disorders
  • Brain injury
  • Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis

Sports Physical Therapy

Sports physical therapists at Holsman Physical Therapy focuses on prevention, evaluation, treatment, rehabilitation, and performance enhancement of the physically active individual. This includes pre-participation screenings, equipment recommendations, prescribed fitness programs, and much more. Sports physical therapists incorporate the most current research into their practice to help the active individual fully participate in sports and recreation.

The following are interventions often provided by sports physical therapists:

  • Performance enhancement
  • Injury prevention
  • On-site evaluation and management of acute sports injuries
  • Treatment and rehabilitation

What to Expect from a Physical Therapist at Holsman Physical Therapy

        Evidence-Based Treatment to Meet Your Needs- Our Physical therapists combine extensive education, clinical experience, and the latest research to create treatment plans tailored to a person’s specific needs and goals.

Occupational Therapy

When physical limitations threaten your independence and ability to care for yourself, do your work and enjoy your leisure activities, the occupational therapists with Holsman Physical and Occupational Therapy PC in Fair Lawn, New Jersey bring their expertise to help you.

We offer self-care evaluation and training, which involves teaching techniques and use of adaptive devices to improve your ability to bathe, groom, dress and feed yourself, get in and out of the bathtub, on and off the toilet and other specific and essential tasks.

We can assess your ability to do homemaking tasks and look at alternative ways of performing tasks to adapt to limitations. We work with cardiac patients on dealing with fatigue and finding ways to do essential tasks with limited energy, and teach strengthening and conditioning exercises. We also provide therapy to encourage fine motor task skills using small muscles and gross motor skills using the larger muscles.

Speech-Language Therapy

Our speech therapists assess speech, language, cognitive function and swallowing skills of designated patients at the Fair Lawn, New Jersey location of Holsman Physical and Occupational Therapy, PC.

These areas include articulation, fluency, voice projection, receptive and expressive language disorders to determine an evidence-based treatment plan. We will work with dysphagia and other feed disorders that include problems eating, swallowing and drooling.

We will also provide audiological screening in which our speech therapist performs a short screen to determine if a full audiological assessment is needed.

Back Decompression Treatment

In addition to chiropractic therapy, we are distinguished at Fair Lawn, NJ for our back decompression treatment, a gentle technique that relieves pain and promotes healing.

Back pain can occur for many reasons and when you visit our clinic we will take the time to get to know your physical condition and the cause of your discomfort. We take the time to get to know you and consider your daily habits that may be affecting your condition.

Massage and Wellness Therapy

We encourage massage therapy for our patients in Fair Lawn because it improves circulation by bringing oxygen and other nutrients to body tissues. It relieves muscle tension and pain, increases flexibility and mobility, and helps clear lactic acid and other waste, which reduces pain and stiffness in muscles and joints. The massage therapist uses long, smooth strokes, kneading and other movements focused on superficial layers of muscle using massage oil or lotion.

Our other wellness programs include Tai Chi, an ancient practice proven to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical well-being by reducing stress, increasing balance and flexibility, helping you feel relaxed and improving your overall mind, body and spirit.

We also provide Yoga classes, so for relaxation and some to encourage you to move your body in new ways. You can select the style of Yoga you want to use to help you develop your flexibility, strength and balance.

We also offer a strength and conditioning program and a weight loss program.


We accept Medicare.

All major insurance with out-of-network benefits.

Motor vehicle.

Workman's compensation.

We will call your insurance company for you to verify benefits.

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