Biography

Dr. Marita Black, PT, DPT, PCS, CEIM is a Senior Physical Therapist at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York at New York Presbyterian Hospital- Columbia University Medical Center. 

Along with working in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and treating outpatients, she functions as the primary Physical Therapist for both the Epidermolysis Bullosa Clinic at Columbia University Medical Center and the NICU.  She is a lab instructor at Columbia University and a Clinical Scholar at Hunter College.

Marita has over a decade of experience as a Physical Therapist, the majority of which is in pediatrics. She treats children of all ages, with a wide range of diagnoses including torticollis, brachial plexus injury, general motor delay, as well as other orthopedic and neurological disorders. 

Marita is a Pediatric Certified Specialist. She received her Transitional Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Temple University, a Physical Therapy Master's degree from Boston University, and a Bachelors of Science degree in Psychobiology from Binghamton University.

Marita enjoys teaching infant massage techniques to parents.  She has a fondness for Jersey City, meditation, grainfree baking, and real food.


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My posts reflect my personal opinions and are not approved or authorized by NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital