Payal Sahni, PT, MPT, DPT is the Program Director of New York State Osteoporosis Prevention and Education Program, and a medical advisor for Wellen.
Dr. Sahni has extensive experience in orthopedic rehabilitation and research and specializes in osteoporosis. She regularly lectures at outreach programs organized for clinicians and patients on topics related to osteoporosis, balance, fall prevention, strength training and nutrition for good bone health.
As a part of her advocacy for wellness and prevention, she has developed research based exercise programs for bone health, aquatic exercise programs for balance and fall prevention and employee ergonomic assessment and remedial programs aimed at creating a fit working environment.
Dr. Sahni received her Bachelor’s in Physiotherapy (BPT) from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore (India), Master’s in Physical Therapy (MPT) from SBSI Dehradun (India) and Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from Dominican University, Orangeburg (NY).