Estelle Tsalik, PT, DPT

Estelle Tsalik

Estelle received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  She is originally from Cape Town, South Africa and moved to New York in 1996 to continue pursuing a career in dance and musical theater.  Estelle always knew she would transition to physical therapy after her career as a professional dancer came to an end.  As a pediatric physical therapist, she feels privileged to play a role in improving/restoring function that may impact a child’s trajectory, potentially for life.  Estelle has provided services for children with a variety of neurological, genetic and movement disorders, including cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, developmental delay, prematurity, torticollis, and autism spectrum disorder. She has worked with children and adults in a variety of settings including early intervention, acute care, and outpatient rehabilitation. Estelle has also had the privilege of providing physical therapy services at PTA’s Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy Camp (CIMT). Estelle is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association, and is a member of the APTA’s Section on Pediatrics. She is also an APTA Certified Clinical Instructor.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 children, cooking, reading and cake decorating.  She is very excited to be part of the PTA family.

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