Cindi A. Prentiss



Cindi has more than 30 years of experience as a New York State Licensed Physical Therapist. Cindi is certified in the specialized McKenzie Spine and Schroth Scoliosis methods and is a skilled, licensed massage therapist. Cindi became a BSPTS C1 certified Schroth Scoliosis Therapist in 2014 and a BSPTS C2 certified Schroth Scoliosis Therapist in 2016. Her reputation as a professional and compassionate expert in her field, and as an active community member has led to three professionally equipped and staffed locations. Physical Therapy & Beyond offers patients on the North Shore, South Shore and East End of Long Island comprehensive programs designed to treat orthopedic, sports-related, women’s and men’s health, geriatric and pre and post pregnancy conditions. The main priority is to ensure a patient’s comfort, well being and recovery, having helped thousands resume normal, active lives.
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  • Advanced SEAS certified (Scientific Exercise Approach to Scoliosis) in 2018
  • SEAS certified (Scientific Exercise Approach to Scoliosis) in 2017
  • Advanced C2 Certified Schroth Scoliosis Therapist in Barcelona Method in 2016
  • Certified C1 Schroth Scoliosis Therapist in Barcelona Method in 2014
  • Associates degree in Massage Therapy (LMT) from New York College of Health Professionals in 2004
  • Opened private practice in Hauppauge, LI, NY, specializing in orthopedic physical therapy in January 2000
  • Certification in Mechanical Diagnosis & Treatment (MDT) from McKenzie Institute in 2000
  • Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS) from American Therapy Association in 1998 & 2008
  • Clinical Coordinator and Director of Pregnancy and Back Pain Programs at the Spine & Rehabilitation Institute in 1995-1999
  • MBA from Dowling College in 1992
  • Clinical Coordinator of Sports Medicine Resource in 1990-1995
  • Physical Therapist at Sports Medicine Resource in 1987-1995
  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Boston University in 1987