Physical Therapist Assistant and Acupuncturist
Walter Karpinski graduated with a degree from the Warsaw School of Physical Therapy in 1988. With his Physical Therapy Assistant certification in the State of New York he worked at outpatient clinics.
In 2001, Walter graduated from the Tri-State College of Acupuncture with a Bachelor's in Health Science as well as a Masters in Acupuncture. Walter completed his postgraduate studies and courses in Hanoi, Vietnam. For the past 11 years, Walter has worked at the private outpatient orthopedic clinic at New York Presbyterian Hospital. His focus was treating post-surgical patient, sport related injuries, and generalized sports therapy. Walter specializes in physical medicine, gynecological and reproductive acupuncture.
Note: Mr. Karpinski accepts some commercial insurance plans out of network as a NON-PARTICIPATING provider so you may be subject to a deductible. He does not accept Medicare. Because there are so many insurance plans out there, and because coverage for care varies widely for the types of services that we offer, please call us to find out if your plan covers care in our office. Before you start a care plan, our staff would be happy to verify your benefits and explain them to you at no charge. Patients are entitled to a statement of fees which will be provided to you by our office upon request. If your doctor does not participate with your specific insurance plan and you are responsible for payment, our office will include a courtesy claim form for you to submit to your insurance company for reimbursement as per their payment guidelines.