Brooklyn Ditmas Park

1818 Newkirk Avenue
Lobby D
Brooklyn, NY 11226
Phone: (718) 859-2626
Fax: (718) 421-5391

Office Hours

  • monday7:30 am - 8:00 pm
  • tuesday8:00 am - 7:30 pm
  • wednesday7:30 am - 7:30 pm
  • thursday8:00 am - 7:30 pm
  • friday7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • saturdayClosed
  • sundayClosed

About Us

Choose to get better. Choose MOTION PT Group.

Ditmas Park is a physical therapy clinic with one mission: to get you back to normal fast, with less pain and lasting results. It’s conveniently located on Newkirk Avenue in Brooklyn, NY.

Our team of therapists develop personalized treatments and follow evidence-based protocols that lead to the best possible results. We’ll help you feel better, so you can get back to what moves you.

Participating Member of the Hospital for Special Surgery Rehabilitation Network


Call today and book an appointment. We can’t wait to meet you.

Meet Our Physical Therapists

David Sofer’s reputation for clinical excellence and dedication to the Physical Therapy profession have established him as a prominent and respected member of New York’s Physical Therapy community. His commitment to his patients and profession go beyond the clinic. Dr. Sofer is a former 2 term Chapter Director for the New York Physical Therapy Association, an adjunct assistant professor in the SUNY Downstate Physical Therapy Program, a leading advocate for patients’ rights and a board member of the Alliance of Independent Physical Therapists. David graduated from the University at Buffalo Physical Therapy Program in 2000 earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy through the Evidence in Motion educational institution in 2012. He enjoys taking advanced clinical education courses and continuously evolving his treatment strategies.

David Sofer
TitleMulti Site Manager
CredentialsPT, DPT

Meghna Kanakia, PT is licensed to practice in the state of New York and has been practicing over for eighteen years. She has experience in the treatment of various outpatient orthopedic, geriatric, neurological and post-surgical cases at utilizing a variety of interventions including Manual therapy, Mobilization, Neurodynamics, Taping and Motor Control Re-learning. Over the years she has honed her skills as a physical therapist through various continuing education courses.Her favorite part about what she does, is being able to help people with their pains and difficulties and improve their quality of life. When not working, she enjoys traveling and reading.

Meghna Kanakia
TitleClinic Director

Luke Dixon PT, DPT is licensed to practice in the state of New York and has been practicing for three years. He has experience in the treatment of a range of orthopedics and sports injuries in patients of all ages and backgrounds, as well as in post-operative and geriatric care. Luke is certified in Selective Functional Movement Assessment and Movement System Impairment Syndromes, and as a motivated student of Physical Therapy, is currently seeking numerous additional certifications such as in Kinesiotape and Manual Therapy. Luke uses manual and non-manual techniques to encourage motor-relearning and optimize movement patterns to improve posture and address pain and dysfunction. Luke is passionate about learning and the human body, and is interested in Physical Therapy as a means to teach people how to move better to improve their quality of life.

Luke Dixon
TitlePhysical Therapist
CredentialsPT, DPT

Micah Sommers, PT, DPT is licensed to practice in the state of New York. He has experience in the sports medicine and outpatient orthopedic settings where he has utilized a broad range of interventions including manual therapy, soft tissue mobilization, trigger point release, joint mobilizations, postural education, and muscle energy techniques. Micah received his Bachelor of Science & Doctorate of Physical Therapy from SUNY Downstate Medical Center and Bachelor of Arts from the University of California at UC Berkeley.

Micah Sommers
TitlePhysical Therapist
CredentialsPT, DPT

Bio coming soon…

Erica Charran
TitlePhysical Therapist Assistant

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