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Seema Ambady, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist

Seema graduated from UMDNJ( now Rutgers) in 2002 with a Master’s in Physical Therapy and then in 2003 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She has worked with Ridgewood Physical Therapy since 2006.

Seema stays up to date on current physical therapy procedures and techniques by taking continuing education courses such as: Pilates, Yoga, PNF, NDT, Mulligan, McKenzie, joint mobilization, Kinesio Taping and muscle energy courses. She currently works with a diverse range of patients from pediatric to geriatrics with neurological, cardiac, and orthopedic diagnosis.

Seema is married to Sameer and they have 2 children, Veda and Dev. Outside of physical therapy, Seema volunteers in her community, loves to cook, read and just spending time with her family. Seema also enjoys staying fit by taking Barre and Zumba classes.

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology – Kean University, 1999
  • Masters of Science in Physical Therapy – University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 2002
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy – University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 2003

Licensure

  • State of New Jersey – License # 40QA01065900

Continuing Education

  • Sacro-iliac Evaluation and Treatment
  • Pilates for Rehabilitation
  • Therapeutic Exercises for Older Adults
  • Joint Replacement Rehabilitation Current Guidelines
  • Extremity Mobilization
  • Falls and Balance in Geriatric Population
  • Comprehensive Treatment of Knee
  • Evidence Based Rehabilitation Strategies for Joint Replacement
  • Integrative Resistive Training
  • Strength Training Program Design
  • Kinesio Taping I, II, & III
  • Weight Training for Rehab, Function, and Fitness
  • Evaluation and Treatment Techniques for Dysfunctional Shoulder Complex
  • Comprehensive Manual Therapy Approach for Cervical Spine Pathology
  • Effective Techniques for Total Body Strengthening

Specialization

  • Geriatrics
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatrics
  • Neurological

Organizations

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

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