You can see a Physical Therapist without a physician prescription under most private insurances.  

New York State allows for 30 days or 10 visits before you would need to have a prescription from an MD.

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Your First Appointment

Our appointments are always on schedule. 

We will ask you to arrive 30 minutes early for your first appointment to complete the necessary paperwork.  If you have completed the Medical History Form through our on-line Portal, and downloaded and filled out the form below (based on your insurance type), you can arrive 10 min before your appointment time.

To save some time, you can to download the demographic/insurance information form that needs to be completed. Please click on one of the following insurance types to download your first appointment forms:

Covered by No-Fault /Injured in an auto related incident 
Covered by Workman's Compensation/ Injured at work 
All Other Insurance Types or Uninsured 

Download and print this form if you are uncomfortable entering your medical history electronically

Medical History Form

What to Bring to Your First Appointment:

- Your insurance card
- Your prescription
- Referral forms if required by your insurance provider
- Pertinent information about your medical and surgical history
- Case/Policy numbers if claiming under No-Fault or Worker's Compensation
- Completed patient information forms, if you have downloaded them. 

Wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing.

Appointments | Billing | General Questions


You may contact us by phone during our office hours to make or change an appointment.  Please give 24 hours’ notice, when possible, to cancel an appointment. 


If you have a question regarding billing or insurance coverage (from either office), please call and speak with Gina Cunningham at (716) 662-2922.  She is available Monday through Friday between the hours of 6am and 1:30 pm.

General Questions

If you have questions regarding whether physical therapy might be appropriate for you or general questions about physical therapy, please contact Dee Pugliese, PT at (716) 332-4838 or complete the contact form on the right side of this page.  If you do fill out the form, Dee Pugliese, PT will respond, so please check your spam folder when checking for a response.  Thank you!

Office Hours

If you need to cancel an appointment, please provide 24-hours notice.





7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

7:00 AM - 6:30 PM


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7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

7:00 AM - 6:30 PM


7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

If you would like to make an appointment, please call the office of your choice versus contacting us through the form below.  If you do contact us through the form below, please check your spam folder if you have not received a response.

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