Our physical therapists don’t rely on gimmicks or tricks. Their goal is to reduce your pain and get you back to living your life as normally as possible.
Choose physical therapists who know what they are doing and genuinely care about your health and well-being.
The physical therapists at Premier Care Physical Therapy welcome patients to their new Monticello, NY state-of-the-art facility.
Dr. Parlapiano and Dr. McGinnis are experienced, techno-savvy physical therapists that pride themselves on their knowledge and compassion.
Dr. Michael Parlapiano, PT, attended Springfield College in Springfield, MA where he graduated with his BS in 2001. In 2002, he completed his graduate work earning an MSPT from Springfield College. After working in outpatient orthopedics for 4 years, Dr. Parlapiano enrolled in Sage Graduate School in Troy, NY where he received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy.
Dr. Parlapiano has been treating outpatient orthopedics since 2002.
He has a strong manual therapy background with extensive knowledge in strength and conditioning. He has been taking care of patients in Sullivan County since 2005.
In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, running, weight training and power lifting. He also coaches a local softball team for adult women.
He and his partner, Dr. Chris McGinnis, teamed up in 2007 and are proud to introduce Premier Care Physical Therapy to the residents of Sullivan County, NY.
Dr. Chris McGinnis, PT, is a life-long Sullivan County resident who attended Livingston Manor Central School as a child. Dr. McGinnis holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY and a Master’s of Science degree from Springfield College in Springfield, MA in the area of Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics. Dr. McGinnis continued on to receive his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Dominican College in Orangeburg, NY.
Dr. McGinnis has worked as a Physical Therapist since 2007, in addition to having a strong background in cardiac and pulmonary diseases and durable medical equipment fitting.
Dr. McGinnis enjoys spending time with his family, outdoor activities, and playing his saxophone with the Callicoon Center Band.
Dr. Shane Weigand was born and raised in Sullivan County. He attended Ithaca College and earned a Bachelors of Science degree with a concentration in exercise science in 2010. He then continued his education, earning a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from Sage Graduate school in 2013. He has extensive experience in outpatient orthopedics.
Luis Villafane was born and raised in Orange county. He graduated from Orange County Community College in 2012 earning his associates degree from an accredited physical therapy assistant program. Luis has been working since 2012 in outpatient orthopedics.