Herb Karpatkin, PT, DSc graduated from the Physical Therapy program at Sargent College, Boston University in 1989, and received his doctoral degree in neurologic physical therapy from Rocky Mountain University of Health professions. He is a Certified Multiple Sclerosis Specialist from the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers and a board certified Neurologic Clinical Specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association.
Before starting his own practice, he worked at the Rusk Institute, Beth Abraham Hospital, the Hospital for Joint Diseases, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, and at the International Multiple Sclerosis Management Practice. He specializes in the treatment of persons with neurologic impairments including Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke, Parkinson's disease, Spinal Cord Injury, Brain Injury, and Cerebral Palsy. His particular area of expertise is in multiple sclerosis. He has published and presented extensively in the field of MS and is a nationally recognized authority on Multiple Sclerosis and Exercise.
Multiple sclerosis is a disease that results in loss of mobility for almost all persons afflicted with the disease. However, only a small percentage of… read more
Persons with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) frequently receive referrals for physical therapy. Although most physical therapy schools present basic knowledge in pathophysiology, evaluation, and treatment of… read more