Dr. Deirdre Vira

undefinedProviding Individualized Patient Care

Dr. Deirdre Vira earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Ramapo College of New Jersey and a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Rutgers University. Throughout her high school and collegiate athletic careers Deirdre gained a passion for helping others to grow and achieve their goals. This same passion has carried over into her practice as a physical therapist, where she is dedicated to helping others achieve success through comprehensive and individualized patient care. Deirdre’s favorite thing about her profession is helping others to reach meaningful milestones and aiding them in their return to activities that they are passionate about.

Conditions treated

  • Neck Pain (muscle imbalance, postural abnormalities, disc dysfunction)
  • Shoulder Pain (labral tear, impingement syndrome, post- operative rotator cuff repair,
  • osteoarthritis, thoracic outlet syndrome, shoulder instability)
  • Elbow Pain (medial and lateral epicondylitis)
  • Wrist and Hand Pain (post- operative tendon repair)
  • Low Back Pain (disc dysfunction, spinal stenosis, muscle imbalance, sacroiliac joint dysfunction)
  • Hip Pain (total hip arthroplasty, osteoarthritis)
  • Knee Pain (meniscal injuries, total knee arthroplasty, patellar tendonitis)
  • Foot and Ankle Pain (post-operative Achilles tendon repairs, Achilles tendinopathy, plantar fasciitis, ankle sprains)

Treatments utilized

  • Instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization
  • Soft tissue mobilization and stretching
  • Gait analysis and training
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Functional exercise prescription
  • Balance training
  • Postural reeducation

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology from Ramapo College of New Jersey
  • Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Rutgers University

Doctoral Education

  • Gross Anatomy
  • Kinesiology
  • Pathophysiology I and II
  • Professional Development
  • Critical Reasoning
  • Exam and Measurement
  • Exam and Intervention I and II
  • Clinical Inquiry I, II, and III
  • Neuroscience
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Cardiopulmonary PT
  • Development Across the Lifespan
  • Teaching and Learning
  • Ethics
  • Motor Learning and Control
  • Musculoskeletal PT I and II
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • Applied Physiology for Physical Therapists
  • Health Care Delivery I and II
  • Psychosocial Aspects of Health
  • Imaging for Physical Therapists
  • Pharmacology
  • Pediatric PT
  • Neurologic PT
  • Physical Therapy Administration
  • Yoga for PT
  • Medical Screening
  • Outcome Measures
  • Clinical Experience I, II, III, and IV

Real Stories & Testimonials From Patients

  • “I was not just another patient, which made my recovery so much easier!”

    Previous Patient

  • “Excellent Treatment”

    Sandy R

  • “Excellent treatment”

    Marion D

  • “Everyone on staff is professional & demonstrates vast knowledge”

    Gail Burneyko

  • “I can’t say enough wonderful things about John.”

    Bonnie Werse

  • “Great Facility!”

    Kathleen M

  • “My experience has been excellent”

    George O

  • “Treatment is effective and feels great.”

    Stephanie Pinck

  • “What distinguishes Len further is the clear amount of care and concern he shows for each and every patient.”

    Debbie Mazon

  • “ProFysio is a well run organization staffed by highly effective people who produce excellent results for their clients”

    Gene P

  • “YOU ARE THE BEST”

    DOLORES H

  • “Working with Dr. Lenny was an excellent experience”

    Daniel Palmadessa

  • “The great quality of treatment was fantastic”

    Michele L

  • “Without John I think I would have had to stay on medication or have an injection.”

    Judy

  • “Excellence”

    Alice Druckman

Stories, Reviews, & Testimonials From Our Patients

  • Improved My Range of Motion Along With TMJ Pain
  • They Helped Me With My Hip and Shoulder Pain
  • They Got Me Back to Playing Pickleball a 100 Percent