Vestibular Therapist at Upper East Side Location

Eileen received her Bachelor of Science degree from Boston University and her Master’s degree from New York University. She has over 30 years clinical experience.   Eileen began at NYU Rusk Institute moving on as the Assistant Chief Physical Therapist of Cardiopulmonary Rehab at New York Cornell. She has been a faculty member at NYU School of Physical Therapy and a founding member of the Hospital for Special Surgery Rehabilitation Network.   Prior to merging with H&D Physical Therapy, Eileen owned Shepard Physical Therapy, a private practice located in Manhattan. In addition to treating general orthopedics and neurological conditions, she also specializes in Vestibular Disorders. She studied
Vestibular rehab with Dr. Susan Herdman at Emory University and has had advanced studies in cervicogenic dizziness and balance disorders. In addition, she has lectured on and designed fall risk programs. She is excited to join H&D Physical Therapy!


In our continuing efforts to ensure the safety and well-being of our patients and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are pleased to announce that we have launched a new integrated patient intake system that not only allows you to electronically complete and sign all necessary paperwork, but also to schedule and manage your appointments online.  This secure, easy to use tool is HIPAA compliant and available to you 24/7 using your personal computer or tablet.  In addition to the health benefit of reduced time interacting with front desk staff, with online scheduling you have the ability with a few clicks to:

  • View availability and pick the appointments that are most convenient for you
  • Choose from onsite clinics, home visits and telehealth options
  • ​Make recurring appointments for up to 4 weeks in advance
  • Receive automated appointment reminders via email, text or phone call

ALL of our offices are OPEN and ALL of our specialties (Vestibular, Hand and Pelvic Health) are available! 

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