Excel-The best Physical Therapy in East Chicago

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. 

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.  

Specialty Therapies Offered

Excel Physical Therapy,PC in East Chicago offers one of the best physical therapy in East Chicago for 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 Breastcancer in Hammond,Whiting,EastChicago and Highland,Indiana.We use a variety of manual techniques including Manual Lymphatic Drainage to restore health to our patients. we sell custom and ready to fit compression stockings and sleeves to improve circulation and decrease lymphatic overload in arms and legs. We also specialize in myofascial release, neuromuscular re-education, therapeutic exercises, and Kinesiotaping.


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Our Services

Customized Exercise Programs

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


Manual Therapy Techniques

We use manual therapy techniques needed to restore you to health quickly.

Lymphedema Therapy and Compression garments

We specialize in Complete Decongestive Therapy -Manual therapy, Compression therapy and Exercises 

Our Team

Dr Amira Mohammed,DPT,CLT

OurTeam leader Dr Amira completed her DPT from Boston university and she has been a physical therapist for 24 years. She specializes in Lymphedema management and breast cancer Rehabilitation. She also specializes in Industrial Rehabilitation -work injury prevention ,specialized return to work programs for the injured worker.

Michelle Haan,PTA


Nicole Knight PTA


Contact Us

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

Feel free to fax any documents to (219)397-1952 

Excel Physical Therapy,PC

521 W Chicago Ave, East Chicago, Indiana 46312, United States




9:00 am – 5:00 pm


9:00 am – 5:00 pm


9:00 am – 5:00 pm


9:00 am – 5:00 pm


9:00 am – 5:00 pm





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