Thad Nuel Natividad
Sports injury management
Muscle/joint pain management
Chronic pain management
Herniated disc/ Sciatica management
116-21 Queens Blvd., Forest Hills, NY 11375
University of Santo Tomas
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy
Thad Natividad is a caring and skilled physical therapist serving the community of New York City. He currently sees his patients at Chung Ying Physical Therapy & Acupuncture, located in Forest Hills, NY. Throughout his clinical experience, Thad has worked with patients from all age groups with a wide range of conditions.
Thad received his bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from University of Santo Tomas. Over the years, Thad keeps himself up-to-date with the latest advancements through trainings and seminars in various specialties, including acute and chronic low back pain, sports injuries, post-stroke management, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF), and Kinesio-taping.
In order to provide his patients the best care possible, Thad often utilizes a variety of physical therapy techniques, including manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, neuromuscular re-education, Kinesio-taping, and electrotherapy. Patients often see Thad for post-ACL reconstruction therapy, post-meniscus repair therapy, frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis) therapy, acute/chronic low back pain therapy, plantar fasciopathy therapy, and scoliosis therapy.
As a bilingual physical therapist in English and Filipino, Thad is dedicated to providing not only the highest quality of treatment, but also cultural sensitive care for all his patients. Thad works to establish a welcoming and friendly environment for his patients. He values his patients’ inputs and creates personalized treatment plans for each individual.