Cara Cipriano is a native New Yorker with a passion for health and wellness. She received a Bachelor of Science from Hofstra University and a Masters in Liberal Arts from Stony Brook University. She also received an Associates of Sciences degree in Massage Therapy from the New York College of Health Professions. Cara started off as a school teacher in the New York State school system and switched tracks to enter the healthcare industry. She became a licensed massage therapist and specialized in medical massage with a specialty in orthopedic manual therapy. Cara worked for eight years on Long Island and in New York City in her own massage therapy business. She has recently moved into practice management for healthcare companies.
The whole-person, interdisciplinary health care model is what drew Cara to ActiveCare Physical Therapy. The manual therapy approach to physical therapy along with Pilates-based rehab exercises, massage therapy, acupuncture, and personal training that is offered at ActiveCare embodies all that a whole person approach to wellness is.
Cara looks forward to working with the interdisciplinary team and bringing about systems integration for all of the providers. She enjoys spending time with her family, scuba diving and going to museums.