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Midtown Athletic Club

Midtown Athletic Club-Rochester General Physical Therapy









Contact Information

Rochester General Physical Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation
Midtown Athletic Club
210 East Highland Drive
Rochester, NY 14610

Map & Driving Directions

Phone: (585) 244-9580

About our practice

We're a team of NYS Licensed Physical therapists with 78 years combined expertise in treating a range of physical and sports-related injuries. We pride ourselves in providing compassionate and focused one-on-one care to all of our patients ranging from adolescents to seniors and everyone in between. Our team takes a personal interest in helping you improve or regain physical function and return to your athletic, occupational and recreational activities.

We're located inside Midtown Athletic Club in Brighton, NY just off 490, 590 and East Avenue.  Equipment in this state-of-the-art exercise facility may be utilized during the rehab program at the discretion of the therapist.  All patients are eligible for a free trial membership to Midtown Athletic Club at the completion of their therapy program.  We offer free, handicapped accessible parking and flexible appointment scheduling to meet your needs. We accept all major insurances.

Our services

RGH Midtown PT
Choose Rochester General Physical Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation when your physician prescribes physical therapy for:

  • Strengthening & conditioning
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Joint pain
  • Back & neck pain
  • Pre- & post-surgery rehabilitation
  • Lymphedema management
  • Work-related injuries

What to bring

Please bring your prescription from your physician to your first appointment, along with your insurance card and a photo ID. Your insurance co-payment is expected at the time of your appointment. Remember to wear loose, comfortable clothing.

Meet our therapists

Deanna Hayden

Deanna Hayden, PT

  • BSPT, Ithaca College, 1990
  • Began practice in 1990
  • Specialization in Lymphedema Management
  • Outside interests include spending time with family, reading, running


Richard Fame

Richard Fame, MSPT
Physical Therapy Supervisor

  • BSPT, Daemen College, 1995
  • MSPT, Orthopedic Specialty, Daemen College, 2001
  • Began practice in 1995
  • Patient population interests includes Sports Medicine, Shoulder and Knee Injuries
  • Trained in Kinesiotaping
  • Outside interests include soccer, biking, running, skiiing, weight training


Jim Briggs

Jim Briggs, MSPT, CMP

  • BSPT, Daemen College, 1993
  • MSPT, Orthopedic Specialty, Daemen College, 2002
  • Began practice in 1993
  • Certified Mulligan Practitioner (CMP); patient population interests includes Shoulder Injuries, Vestibular Rehab and Balance
  • Trained in Kinesiotaping
  • Outside interests include Tiakwa Karate, Kung Fu, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, snowboarding, wakeboarding, Eastern Philosophy


John Blount

John Blount, PTA

  • AAS, Genesee Community College, 1997
  • Began practice in 1997
  • Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), American Sports and Fitness Association
  • Outside interests include personal training, weight training, football, baseball, hockey