Nicolas Ferrara PT, DPT
Nicolas Ferrara is the addition to the staff at First Step Physical Therapy. Nick graduated Summa Cum Laude from Hofstra University in 2012 with a Bachelor’s Of Science in exercise science. Following Hofstra, Nick graduated Summa Cum Laude from Stony Brook’s DPT program and became a member of Alpha Eta Society, an honor society for allied health professions.
During his time at Stony Brook, Nick had clinical rotations at Suffolk Center For Rehabilitation and Nursing, Long Island Sports and Rehabilitation, Professional Physical Therapy, and First Step Physical Therapy. Nick began working at First Step after graduating in the beginning of the summer of 2016. Nick has worked with a wide variety of patients including patients with orthopedic problems, neurological conditions, and patients with prosthetics. Nick is committed to improving the physical therapy profession by staying current to the latest scientific research, providing sound, evidence-based care, and growing as a clinician. Nick’s passion is to empower his patients to live better and he is very happy to join the team at First Step.