"We plan to make this performance center #1 in the US. We will only use evidence based medical practice to develop our programs."
- William J. Schwarz, P.T.,P.C.
At William J. Schwarz, P.T., P.C. we truly care about our patients and it gives us such joy to see our patients feeling good and maximizing their function.
Who we are
Established in 1999, WILLIAM J. SCHWARZ, P.T., P.C. and Pro Sports Care of Long Island has developed into a comprehensive Physical Therapy Facility treating all types of injuries with the most experienced therapy team. When you come to us for physical therapy, we will get you in fast and you will be seen by the same physical therapist throughout the duration of your treatment which will maximize your rehab time.
Pro Sports Care of Long Island also offers individual and team training and workout classes on our indoor turf.
How we started out
William J. Schwarz, P.T. was started when Bill was working for another physical therapy practice and saw the need for a physical therapy practice to be honest and respectful to their patients while offering services from table to turf.
Why choose us
At William J. Schwarz, P.T. you will see the same physical therapist throughout the duration of your treatment. We will work around your schedule and can schedule same-day appointments. We truly care about our patients and it gives us such joy to see our patients happy and maximizing their function.
Dr. William J. Schwarz graduated Cum Laude from Villanova University in 1993 and then went on to graduate with honors from Hahnemann University in Philadelphia and completed his doctorate in Physical Therapy with the University of St. Augustine. Since then he has focused on Sports Injury and Post-Operative rehabilitation. He has several publications and articles written on sports injury. Bill is currently the Head of Massapequa Sports Medicine for Massapequa Schools and the Team Physical Therapist for Molloy College and for Farmingdale State College.
William VanVynck graduated from Sacred Heart University in 2003 with a degree in Athletic Training. He then continued his education at Sacred Heart, receiving his Master's degree in Physical Therapy in 2006. Bill has focused his career on sports injury and orthopedic rehabilitation. Bill is currently the Head of Plainedge Sports Medicine Department.
Phil graduated from C.W. Post College in 1994 with his Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training. Phil has focused his career on Sports Injury with a sub-specialty in Sports Enhancement Training. He was an All-American Lacrosse Player in College and is a 12 year Tri-Athlete with three Ironman Completions. Phil is currently the Head of the Farmingdale High School Sports Medicine Department.
Christine graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Penn State University in 2009. She then went on to New York University where she received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2012. As a certified strength and conditioning specialist, Christine has a great interest in sports injury and orthopedic rehabilitation.
Joe graduated Summa Cum Laude from East Stroudsburg University with a 3.89 GPA. He was spent his time there working with several Division II Colleges and High Schools. During that time he also studied extensive research and protocols on concussion and manual therapy techniques. Throughout college, Joe found his niche in rehabilitation and worked with scholastic and elite level athletes to help improve performance before and after injury. In the future, Joe plans to further his education by conducting research on functional athletes returning to play.
Marie Young graduated Cum Laude from Sacred Heart University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She then continued at Sacred Heart for her graduate education, receiving her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2012. She has a focused interest in neurological, balance, gait and geriatric diagnoses as well as orthopedic rehabilitation.
Dr. Brian Smith graduated from Sacred Heart University in 2003 with a Masters in Physical Therapy and received his strength and conditioning certification in 2004. In October 2014, Brian completed his Doctorate in Physical Therapy with a focus on orthopedic manual physical therapy. Brian has focused on sports and post-operative rehabilitation as well as injury prevention and return to sport training.
We offer a wide variety of treatments from physical therapy to team sports training. Click on links below for more info.