Conditions We Treat

  • Myofascial pain.
  • Back,neck and joint pain
  • Headaches and migraines.
  • Fibromyalgia and other connective-tissue disorders.
  • Inflammation, dysbiosis and microbiome imbalances.
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Wholistic Physical Therapy and Whole Food Nutrition

Welcome! Wholistic Physical Therapy has 2 locations, in Brewster, New York and Midtown Manhattan. It is owned and managed by its director and founder: Scott van Niekerk, PT. Scott is passionate about helping others improve their health picture, reduce their inflammation and raise their vitality.

Why endure pain, when you can be FREE to live a painfree, active lifestyle

Myofascial Release (MFR) and Craniosacral Therapy (CST) are gentle forms of stretching and balancing that have a deep, profound effect on the body’s deep tissue. A WHOLE body / mind approach is used with myofascial release to reduce pain, restore movement, improve energy and function. All therapists are highly specialized and trained in this holistic therapy – myofascial release, which is the most effective form of bodywork available today. To learn more about myofascial release click our services page. MFR can help You be free from pain once and for all!

Scott can also guide you in healthy nutrition choices to reduce your pain and inflammation through the power of Whole Food Nutrition powders and diet changes, supporting the microbiome and educating you to follow through at home

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Reviews

I had a tremendously helpful and deeply supportive experience at Wholistic Physical Therapy, for many months of sessions. I recommend them to people all the time. I sought them out because Scott is...

Scott and his team are the best at what they do and go above and beyond.  Over the years I have always had good results from PT however since I started working with Scott, I can say that the impac...

This is a note of special thanks to Scott van Niekerk and his team at Wholistic Physical Therapy. They are a great team, and I am sure I am not the first to point out how wonderful they are and how...

As a wife and mother of three, myofascial release therapy has redirected my life in so many wonderful and safe ways. Suffering from debilitating migraine headaches, impinged rotator cuff and scar t...

I wanted to thank you again. As you know, I had a chronic back and sacroiliac problem that made it almost impossible for me to drive to work. I had gone to a chiropractor that had given me some rel...

This practice has very knowledgeable and care-giving Physical Therapists, an excellent staff, and a welcoming space.  The therapists practice the  Myofascial release technique, which of all the p...

The staff here made me feel very comfortable from the beginning.  I have worked with many Physical Therapist before and I can say that the staff here is exception.  I love the holistic approach. ...

Whenever I have treatment I always feel like it’s helpful and healing, some sessions are even more so. Today was one of those.

Earlier this week, when I went out to my garden, I discov...

I have had chronic pain for about 10 years. I’ve seen chiropractors, physical therapists, doctors, and others. In just 2 months Scott has given me more pain relief than anyone else I have eve...

I started PT with Scott for treatment of chronic pain associated with fibromyalgia. While it did not happen overnight, with Scott’s continued treatment and support nutritionally and emotiona...

Having undergone a mastectomy, chemo and radiation in 2001, I was desperate to find something that would help not only my lymphedema, but the overall pain I was having under my arm where lymph node...

I want to thank you for all the healing work you’ve done with me using Myofascial Release Therapy. I feel so grateful that I need to put in writing how much you have enriched my life in decre...