Eric Greenberg received his B.S. in Health Science in 2002 from the University of Florida and his doctorate of Physical Therapy from Stony Brook University in 2005. He graduated from the APTA-credentialed post-professional physical therapy residency program at the University of Delaware in 2009.

Greenberg is certified as an APTA Board Certified Sports Clinical Specialist by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association. He is also recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association as a certified strength and conditioning specialist. He has published in the peer-reviewed journals Sports Health and the Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy and has co-authored three text book chapters. Greenberg continues to present nationally and regionally on a variety of topics including running mechanics, the adolescent athlete, and topics pertaining to sports physical therapy.

Eric Greenberg has vast clinical experience in sports and orthopedics, which compliments his role in the NYIT Center for Sports Medicine. He teaches the Foundation of Orthopedics, Advanced Medicine for Physical Therapists, and Special Topics in Physical Therapy courses.

Recent Projects/Research

  • Greenberg, EM, Greenberg, ET, Albaugh, J, Ganley, T. Functional Testing After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Survey Study.
  • Greenberg, ET. Reliability and stability of the Y- Balance Test in middle school aged children.
  • Greenberg, ET, Werner, W. Comparison of running mechanics with and without the use of a specialized belt system.


  • Greenberg, ET, & Queller, HR. (2016). Tarsometatarsal (Lisfranc) Joint Injury in an Athlete With Persistent Foot Pain. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther, 46(6), 494.
  • Greenberg, EM, Greenberg, ET, Ganley, T, Lawrence, JT. Strength and functional performance recovery after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in preadolescent athletes. Sports Health. July 6(4), 2014.
  • Flug, J., Schneider, J., Greenberg, E., Manal, TJ. "Physical Therapy for the Performing Artist: Figure Skating" APTA Orthopedic Section Independent Study Course 20.3.1, September 2010.

Course I Teach/Have Taught at NYIT

  • Physical Therapy Practice I: Foundations of Orthopedics
  • Physical Therapy Practice IV: Special Topics in Physical Therapy
  • Advanced Medicine for Physical Therapists

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