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Getting Around NY City After ACL Surgery — Bianca’s Story

How did your newly repaired ACL affect the way you navigated through your house (stairs, commode, shower), Moving around independently was very tough at first. I thankfully have an elevator in my building and was able to work from home so I didn’t have to commute in to work (there was no way I could [...]

ACL Rupture: My 1st Day at Physical Therapy — Bianca’s Story

Bianca, could you tell us a little bit about your first day at physical therapy? 1.Why did you choose MEPT? Finding a therapist that has treated this particular injury, had great reviews, took my insurance and was convenient to get to was really important to me. After researching various therapists in Brooklyn, I found MEPT [...]

“Why Did I Go Skiing?” Bianca’s Story

Bianca H. Age 27Moderately active pre-injury (workout 1-2 times per week)Never seriously injured Never did serious Physical Therapy I was at a company retreat in Killington, VT when I fell. I’m an intermediate skier, but lost my balance and tumbled for about 5 seconds after taking off. I went to shift my weight on top of [...]