Island Rehabilitation Associates is a non-physician owned practice centrally located in West Hempstead, NY on Hempstead Turnpike.  Established in 1998 by Michael S. Brown, MSPT, this practice quickly became the neighborhood rehabilitation facility.  Michael Brown holds three degrees from Long Island University – two Bachelor of Science degrees and a Master’s in physical therapy. He is board certified in physical therapy and specially trained in personal weight and fitness training.

Island Rehabilitation offers quality, professional services with the latest state of the art equipment. At Island Rehabilitation, we understand the pain, stress, inconvenience and set backs of enduring an injury, whether it is a lifelong or just temporary.

Some of our Services: Therapeutic Exercises, Flexibility Exercises, Kinetic Exercises, Manual Therapy, Gait Training, Electrical Stimulation, Ultrasound / Phonophoresis, Whirlpool, Massage / Myofacial Release, Hot / Cold Therapy, Paraffin Wax Treatment, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Phase 4, Body Mechanics Therapy, Postural Training


With our compassionate and attentive staff, we meet and fulfill the needs of every patient. The warmth of the office is essential to the rehabilitation process for our patient. Our staff is professional, courteous and most of all caring.

Every patient receives a comprehensive physical therapy initial evaluation, daily SOAP notes and monthly re-evaluations.  Through a comprehensive initial evaluation, our professional team will work to identify the problem and implement a physical therapy program designed patient specific to alleviate or correct the problem and prevent re-occurrence.

Island Rehabilitation Associates specializes in musculoskeletal and neurological disorders for the pediatric and adult populations.

Specializing in treatment for patients with:

  • Osteoarthritis / Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Post-operative care
  • Total / partial joint replacements
  • Neck /back pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stroke/CVA
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Cerebellar Degeneration/Ataxia
  • Post-Rehabilitation Program Available
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation, Phase 4
  • Wellness/ Weight Loss Programs
  • Personal Training 

Phone: (516) 505-2200
300 Hempstead Tpke
West Hempstead, NY 11552

140 Middle Neck Road
Great Neck, NY 11021
Phone: (516) 439-5090
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