Erik Hofmann serves as director of the Larchmont, New York location. After receiving his Physical Therapy degree in 1998 from SUNY-Downstate Medical Center, he practiced at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital three years followed by working in orthopedic private practices in Manhattan and Westchester. To enhance his clinical skill, in 2003 he received an Advanced Masters in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy from the University of Queensland in Australia, a world renowned institution for manual therapy. This training involves mastering highly refined assessment and evidence based manual techniques. There are only a handful of therapists in New York with this degree. Before joining RPT he directed his own private practice in Mamaroneck for 3 years. With 16 years experience as a physical therapist, Erik has focused on providing the highest quality care possible.
As a manual therapy specialist, he treats musculoskeletal pain of the spine and extremities with various advanced techniques including muscle energy, joint and neural mobilization, specific muscular releases and stretches. He also provides specific postural reeducation exercises to alleviate and prevent pain. He has worked with many athletes from the local high schools and colleges as well as those who desire to maintain an active and less painful lifestyle.
Erik is an active member of the APTA (American Physical Therapy Association) Orthopedic, Sports and Private Practice sections and AAOMPT (American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists). Erik has lectured on current manual therapy topics at various clinics and university in the NY area. He is married to a pediatric occupational therapist and they live in Westchester. In his spare time, he enjoys exercising, kayaking, hiking, and playing with his two young boys.