At Light Touch, we are dedicated to creating a nurturing and comfortable environment where each patient receives personalized care and attention. We take pride in our patient-centered philosophy and approach to care. The environment at Light Touch Rehabilitation is one of tranquility and comfort. Decorated in calming pastels, we do not have bright lights, loud machines, or stressed staff members. As soon as you enter our office, you will notice a peaceful and easy feeling in the air.
Dr. Lior Farkash is a board certified chiropractor in the state of New Jersey and New York. Dr. Farkash is currently practicing in the Newark office, Belleville and Maywood office. Dr. Farkash has been in private practice since 2006 and has worked along side Orthopedic doctors, Pain Management doctors, Physical Therapists, Licensed Acupuncturists, and Massage therapists. Dr. Farkash has Incorporated many of the techniques and medical protocols that the Top Doctors utilize to treat his patients. Our Team will always treat you as an individual and construct a Plan Of Care that is unique to each patient. Dr. Lior Farkash conducts multiple outreach programs to his surrounding communities in Essex County and Bergen County such as Hospital-sponsored Health Summits, Adult Day Care and Senior Housing exercise programs.
- Dr. Farkash’s Specialties are:
- Auto Accidents
- Work Accidents
- Back Pain
- Neck Pain
- Arthritic Conditions
- Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
- Lumbar Herniated Discs
- Cervical Herniated Discs
- Numbness and Tingling in Hands or Feet
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Sports Injuries
- Neuropathy in Feet
- Hip Pain
- Muscle Spasm
Boris Katz is a licensed physical therapist, specializing in rehabilitation of orthopedic injuries and neurologic disorders. Boris has over 15 years of experience as a physical therapist. Prior to joining Light Touch Rehabilitation, Boris practiced at New York City Department of Education, working with children with physical disabilities. Boris served as a clinical instructor for level 3 (final clinical affiliation) physical therapy students.
Boris understands that the field of physical therapy is constantly evolving and he stays abreast with new developments in the field by frequently taking continuing education courses. Some of the most useful were:
- 8 week certification course in Neuro Developmental Treatment of a child with Cerebral Palsy
- Mobilization and Trigger Point cold spray techniques for Cervical and Lumbar spine
- Functional Capacity Evaluation and Work Hardening/ Work Conditioning training
- Effective Treatment for Sciatica
Boris received Bachelor of Science degree in physical therapy from New York University in 1999. He graduated magna cum laude. He completed MBA degree with concentration in Healthcare from Yale University in 2010.