Dr. Helen Reich
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Sports and Orthopedic Specialist
TPI Golf Certified
USPTA Tennis Certified
Dr. Reich achieved a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Columbia University after receiving her Bachelors of Science from Elon University. She was awarded the Maria Ebert Clinical Excellence Award for exceptional clinical care during her residency which she completed in a combination of pediatrics and outpatient sports and orthopedics. As an orthopedic and sports specialist, Dr. Reich has helped a wide variety of patients reach their goals whether it be learning to walk again or returning to elite level sports. While Dr. Reich treats all different types of athletes, she has a special interest in working with golf and tennis athletes and has been certified by the Titleist Performance Institute, US Professional Tennis Association and Racquet Fit in golf and tennis fitness assessments and treatments.
Dr. Reich spent the majority of her career working in NYC for one of the largest and leading physical therapy providers in the North East. She gained extensive knowledge and expertise in a wide range of non-operative and post-operative treatments for orthopedic and sports conditions. Dr. Reich served as Clinical Director of one of the largest clinics in NYC. In addition to treating her patients, she was directly responsible for running the daily operations of the clinic and mentoring the other physical therapists and staff.
Dr. Reich is grateful for the loyal patients, colleagues, mentors and physician relationships she has gained through her time practicing in NYC. After getting married and having a baby it was time to return to her hometown of Greenwich, CT. Born in England but raised in Greenwich, Dr. Reich is excited to be back in the place she has always called home. The network and community in the Greenwich and Stamford, CT area is one of a kind. She is thrilled to have the opportunity to offer you the top-notch care that you deserve!
Dr. Ariel Flug
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Certified Pelvic Floor Therapist
Certified Schroth Therapist for Scoliosis
Certified in Pilates
Dr. Flug attended Northeastern University, obtaining both a Bachelors Degree in Rehab Science and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2015 and 2016, respectively. She began her career working as an outpatient physical therapist, focusing mainly in Orthopedics. After two years of managing a general Orthopedic caseload, Dr. Flug developed an interest in treating patients with diagnoses relating to the spine, and decided to specialize in both adult and pediatric Scoliosis. In 2017, Dr. Flug became a certified Level 1 and 2 Schroth Physical Therapist through the Schroth Barcelona Institute. In 2018, Dr. Flug attended SOSORT, the international Scoliosis convention in Croatia. Through the years, Dr. Flug has presented on Schroth-based physical therapy to several Orthopedic Doctors and medical teams.
Dr. Flug chooses to rehab her patients with a full body approach, with the idea that the entire body is connected. That mindset motivated her to earn two additional certifications, in Women’s Health and Pilates. Dr. Flug is certified to treat a variety of Pelvic Health issues through Herman and Wallace in all three levels. Being a mom herself, Dr. Flug understands the importance of both pre and post partum rehab. She is also certified through Balanced Body in level one Pilates.
By working in a variety of professional settings, Dr. Flug understands the importance of providing personalized treatment for each of her patients’ specific needs. Since moving from Manhattan where she lived and worked, Dr. Flug married her husband (whom she has known since age 13!) and gave birth to her son Teddy. Dr. Flug is thrilled to be able to treat patients in an individualized setting with Rehab It.