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Brian Connell, SPT

My name is Brian Patrick Connell, and I am a third year Student Physical Therapist from Stony Brook University. I have a passion for neurological and orthopedic physical therapy with a focus on balance rehabilitation. I am a Long Island native and enjoy reading, craft beer, attending conferences, running, racquetball and going to the beach.

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Resources
Why Patients are Falling for Physical Therapy
Allied Health July 3rd, 2020
Why Patients are Falling for Physical Therapy

Geriatric falls are also the number one reason why our patients lose their independence as they age, which leads to them leaving their homes to live in facilities such as skilled nursing facilities and assisted living facilities.

5 Things You Should Know When Treating a Type 1 Diabetic
Allied Health July 10th, 2019
5 Things You Should Know When Treating a Type 1 Diabetic

Type 1 diabetes management requires consistent monitoring and care that doesn't stop for therapy. Educate yourself and work with your patient to manage their diabetes in tandem with treatment!

Waiting Tables Made Me a Better PT
Allied Health May 14th, 2019
Waiting Tables Made Me a Better PT

Your day job and your PT experience may have more in common than you think! No matter where you are, take the opportunity to learn. Who knows where your new skills might come in handy?