Meet Wendy

Wendy Kaplan-Lager, PT – Owner/Director Physical Therapy 4 Kids

Meet Wendy Kaplan-Lager, a caring and gentle Pediatric Physical Therapist with over 40+ years of experience treating infants and children. She graduated from Ithaca College in 1980 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy.

Wendy’s Focus

In addition, Wendy received her certification in Neurodevelopmental Treatment (NDT) in Pediatrics in 1988. Her specialty areas are in evaluating and treating infants and children with Prematurity, Torticollis, Hypotonia, Developmental Delays, Cerebral Palsy, Coordination Disorders, Orthopedic, and Neurologic Impairments and Genetic Disorders.

PT Settings

Wendy has worked in hospital settings, neonatal intensive care units, early intervention programs, pre-school and school-aged special education settings, home care, and private practice. As a professional who enjoys teaching, Wendy also provides workshops and in-service training to medical professionals, parents, and teachers.

Additionally, Wendy, a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) as well as the Neurodevelopmental Treatment Association (NDTA).

Why Choose PT4Kids

Wendy is well-known in her field as an instructor, consultant, administrator, and experienced clinician. She is married and is the mother of 4 wonderful children. Ms. Kaplan-Lager is exceptionally passionate about her field of work. As a result, her patients remain part of her large “extended” family for years and years.

Wendy Kaplan-Lager, PT, is a highly sought-after lecturer to physicians, schools, daycare centers, and parent support groups.

Topics include:

  • Latest Techniques for the Treatment of Torticollis and Plagiocephaly
  • Motor Skills and Child Development
  • Developmentally Appropriate Toys for Play
  • Gross Motor Development
  • Age-Appropriate Activities and more

Lectures can be custom designed for any group. 

Contact Wendy for details on lectures today!

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