Excel-Physical Therapy making you move better!

Kinesio taping during  physical therapy treatment session.

About Us


Why Choose Us

At Excel Physical Therapy, we incorporate manual techniques in addition with exercises and modalities to further promote healing and improve a patient's quality of life.  Walk-ins are always welcome and no referrals are needed. We accept all major medical insurance plans: Medicare, Medicaid, HIP, Anthem, Workman's Compensation and all commercial insurances.  We are committed to our patient's and their families. Our vision is to improve every patient's quality of life and always put the patient first. We offer each patient an individualized home exercise program to continue the progress after leaving us. We believe that the body has great potential to heal itself and our primary goal is to alleviate pain and discomfort thereby improving function. Our quality care and compassion extends past our doors though and we are always here for you. 

Functional capacity testing

How We Can Help You

At Excel Physical Therapy, patients should expect to experience quality and compassionate care from our qualified practitioners. We excel in outpatient physical therapy, encompassing the body as a whole. We have bilingual staff to make this process easier for you and your loved ones. We also provide convenient evening hours and offer a self-pay option. If there is no insurance, then we offer an affordable office visit. By choosing Excel Physical Therapy, patient's should expect to advance in all aspects of their health and wellness.  

maintaining a balance in health and wellness

Specialty Therapies Offered

Excel Physical Therapy, PC - multi-specialty clinic providing care and testing tailored to their patient's individual needs. This includes all post operative orthopedic rehabilitation, sports injuries,strains and sprains, neuromuscular and musculoskeletal conditions. We excel in work conditioning and return to work programs. Our Lymphedema clinic is the best in the region offering the best care for lymphedema.   We use a variety of manual techniques including Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Complete Decongestive Therapy. functional capacity evaluation

Our Services

Customized exercise programs

Customized Exercise Programs

Our therapy professionals provide customized exercise programs to ensure restoring you to your optimum function.  


Assessments by highly qualified practitioners

Manual Therapy Techniques

We use manual therapy techniques in order to restore you to your prior level of function quickly.

Checking your gradient compression for right fit

Lymphedema Therapy and Compression garments

We specialize in Complete Decongestive Therapy, manual therapy, compression therapy and therapeutic exercises. 

Our Team

Dr Amira Mohammed, DPT, CLT

Our team leader, Dr. Amira, completed her DPT from Boston University and she has been a physical therapist for 24 years. She specializes in lymphedema management, breast cancer rehabilitation and in Industrial Rehabilitation: Work injury prevention and return to work programs for the injured worker.

Dr. Amira believes in going above and beyond with anything you do especially patient care in order to restore function and being compassionate to all patients. 

In her downtime, she enjoys spending time with her loved ones and singing. She is currently learning hindustani classical music. 


Contact Us for information

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Please contact us directly with any questions, comments, or scheduling inquiries you may have.

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to (219)397-1952 

Excel Physical Therapy,PC

8080 Utah Street, Ste C,Merrillville, Indiana 46410, United States

219-397-7771 excelpt7860@sbcglobal.net


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