Dr. Jennifer Olsen P.T., D.P.T.
Dr. Jennifer Olsen P.T., D.P.T. has been practicing as a Physical Therapist for over 20 years. Jennifer is an S.C. Licensed Physical Therapist and has lived on Daniel Island since 2019. She received her undergraduate degree in 1999 from Hofstra University and Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Downstate Medical Center in 2001. While working full-time Jennifer continued her education and in 2007 received a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Stony Brook University. Jennifer has training in multiple settings, including several private outpatient practices, a traumatic brain injury center, nursing homes, & hospitals; including, Sloan Kettering Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, and Cohen’s Children’s Hospital. Since 2006 Jennifer started two large outpatient physical therapy practices, one of which she sold in 2009 and the other in 2019.
Jennifer has worked with clients of all age ranges as well as diagnoses. Her clinical interests focus on sports injuries, orthopedic rehabilitation, post-surgical rehabilitation, aquatic therapy, neurologic conditions, and a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions. Jennifer enjoys working with all patients to achieve their goals and improve their function and quality of life. She strives to achieve a high quality of care and genuinely cares about her patients and their recovery. Jennifer’s goal with this mobile practice is to allow her to spend quality one-on-one time with her patients while bringing physical therapy to you.
Jennifer is certified in The Graston Technique, which is a patented form of soft tissue mobilization using stainless steel instruments. It is a unique treatment that enables the treatment of scar tissue & fascial restrictions. It decreases pain, improves range of motion, and restores function. Jennifer is also certified in Kinesio taping, Rock taping, and cupping. Additionally, she is a Rock Steady Boxing instructor, which is a program that helps patients with Parkinson’s disease, and a Certified Functional Capacity Evaluator. Jennifer also performs Aquatic Physical Therapy and received a certification as a Lymphedema Specialist from The Norton School. She has taught Post- Mastectomy classes at Sloan Kettering and was a clinical instructor for Stony Brook University.
For an appointment, or if you have any questions, please call Dr. Jennifer Olsen, P.T., D.P.T. (516) 662-9962
A Personal Approach
Hands-on treatment by clinicians to treat muscle aches, joint pain, and limited range of motion
Pre / Post Surgical
One-on-one, evidence-based physical therapy treatment sessions that help facilitate your recovery and return the activities you love.
Lymphedema Specialist / Oncology
Our Certified Lymphedema Therapists performs Gentle Manual Lymphatic Drainage and teaches patients techniques to manage their condition.
Sport-specific training to recover speed, power, and agility.
Reach our full potential by learning your specific musculoskeletal limitations, how to adjust to them and how to prevent chronic injuries that can take you out of the game.
The physical aspects of tennis are demanding, and tennis-specific training and education is needed in the treatment and prevention of injuries.
Chronic / Pain Management
Physical therapy can help reduce chronic pain with hands-on treatment, patient education, exercise programs and posture and body mechanics instruction.
Aquatic Therapy - (Community Pool, Your Own Pool)
Water is one of the best environments to achieve full function regardless of the injury. The natural buoyancy reduces gravitational pull and lessens compressive forces, hence making exercises much easier to perform than on land.
Balance & Fall Prevention
Physical Therapists are experts in the art and science of the evaluation and treatment of human movement and balance dysfunctions. We care for a variety of muscle, joint, and nervous system disorders that can affect your balance.
Rock Steady Boxing
Rock Steady Boxing is a program empowering people with Parkinson’s disease to fight back. The program aims to improve people’s quality of life through a non-contact boxing based fitness curriculum.
We participate with many major insurance companies and accept cash payment.
Some of the insurance companies we accept are:
Blue Cross / Blue Shield
We add others on an ongoing bases, so please call and ask.
What Our patients Say...
I’ve known Jenn for over 10 years and any time I’ve had a sports injury, I’ve reached out to her for attentive care. I trust her process and I’m fortunate to have had her by my side throughout each recovery. Thanks!
Dr. Jen Olsen has provided me with state-of-the-art therapy services that have greatly alleviated my lower back pain. Jen is always up on the latest techniques and information regarding PT. The Graston technique was new to me before I came to Jen, and it has helped me tremendously.
Jennifer is an excellent PT provider, she is caring, knowledgeable and very current with the latest therapy technology.
Dr. Jennifer Olsen and her dedicated team have helped me tremendously. I incurred an Achilles tendon injury, they have all the equipment necessary including the Graston instruments that have accelerated my recovery and get back on the court, thank you!
Visits are scheduled for a convenient time for you and the therapist. Please call to schedule at 516-662-9962