About Dr. Elshazly
Nadim Elshazly, DPT, is a highly skilled physical therapist in New York City and a leader of the team at High Line Rehab PT in Midtown Manhattan. Dr. Elshazly has extensive experience working with athletes and has a particular interest in orthopedic and sports rehabilitation. He specializes in using up-to-date techniques and technologies to treat every patient under his care holistically.
Dr. Elshazly began his formal education at Cairo University in Giza, Egypt, where he received a Bachelor of Science in physical therapy. In 2013, he completed his Doctor of Physical Therapy at Dominican College of Blauvelt in Orangeburg, New York.
Before obtaining his doctorate, Dr. Elshazly gained valuable experience as part of the physical therapy team working with athletes on Egypt’s national soccer team. He was also part of the medical teams working with athletes during the Special Olympics for the Middle East and North Africa in Abu Dhabi in 2008 and Damascus in 2010.
In 2012, Dr. Elshazly became the regional clinical advisor for the Special Olympics for the Middle East and North Africa. Since 2016, he has served as the director of rehabilitation at Little Neck Care Center in Queens, New York.
Dr. Elshazly excels in the use of manual therapy and other advanced physical therapy techniques, such as zero-gravity postural training, pulsed electromagnetic field therapy (PEMF), Active Release Techniques® (ART), and myofascial release. He and his team treat a wide range of orthopedic conditions, including pain associated with the neck, back, elbow, knee, and shoulder.
Dr. Elshazly is a committed and skilled physical therapist who strives to give each patient the comprehensive, holistic treatment they need to live their most active life possible.