Murray Hill - 143 East 34th Street

Seventy percent of our Physical Therapists have played professional or collegiate sports - that's 3 times greater than the average PT practice! The unique experience of our team of PTs allows us to relate to your active lifestyle, and we’re able to put ourselves in your shoes so you can get back to life! We are proud of our passionate, highly skilled, and empathetic team, and invite you to learn more about them below.
To find out more about the therapist who is treating you please click on their name
Austin Afshar  PT, DPT, CSCS
Clinical Director of SPEAR's Murray Hill location. Doctorate in Physical Therapy from NYU. Bachelor's in Natural Science from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Competitive and collegiate swimmer and water polo player. Swim instructor for children with special needs.
Jeremy B. Crow  PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS
Director of Clinical Education at SPEAR. Doctorate in Physical Therapy from NYU, Board Certified Sports Clinical Specialist.
Mohit Birdi  PT, DPT, CSCS
Doctorate in Physical Therapy from NYU and Bachelor's in Exercise Physiology from Ohio State University. Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist. Lover of tennis, travel and cooking.
Louisa Powers  PT, DPT
Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Touro College. Bachelor's in Kinesiology from University of Rhode Island. Former competitive swimmer and current Group Fitness Class Instructor.
Meghan King  PT, DPT
Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Columbia. Bachelor's in Biology from University of Redlands. Captain of varsity soccer team. Portland native. Half-marathon runner.
Kathryn Maykish  PT, DPT
Doctorate in Physical Therapy from NY Medical College. Certified in Level 1 Pelvic Floor Rehab. Certified Yoga Teacher. BFA in Fine Arts. Former actress and dancer.