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Health, Wellness, & Fitness Providers & Centers for Kids & Families in Queens

Health, Wellness, & Fitness Providers & Centers for Kids & Families in Queens

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UPDATED September 2019: Queens is home to a variety of doctors, dentists, health care plans, mental health professionals, and medical centers for kids and families, so you’re sure to find the provider you need. There are ways to keep your kids active in Queens, including playspaces, trampoline parks, dance studios, rock-climbing venues, basketball programs, tennis lessons, and soccer. You’ll also find health insurance providers, pediatricians, therapists and counselors, dentists, speech therapy, and orthodontists. These health care and wellness providers are located throughout Queens, including locations in neighborhoods such as Long Island City, Astoria, Forest Hills, Fresh Meadows, College Point, Middle Village, Rego Park, Bellerose, Sunnyside, Elmhurst, Jamaica, Bayside, Flushing, and Woodside.

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Doctors & Medical Providers

ADVANTAGECARE PHYSICIANS
37 medical offices across the Metropolitan New York area. Learn about the location nearest you.,

AdvantageCare Physicians understands that a child's total health picture includes how they are doing physically and emotionally, what their diet is like, and how active they are. We help you assess these important areas of your child's health with wellness exams, regular checkups, sports physicals, and mandatory vaccinations.

FIDELIS CARE NEW YORK
888-FIDELIS (343-3547)

Fidelis Care is a mission-driven health plan offering quality, affordable coverage for children and adults of all ages and at all stages of life. With more than 1.7 million members statewide, Fidelis Care believes that all New Yorkers should have access to affordable, quality health insurance.

LONG ISLAND CENTER FOR SPEECH AND MYOFUNCTIONAL THERAPY
Locations across Suffolk and Nassau: East Yaphank, Farmingville, Stony Brook, Commack, Jericho, Wantagh, and Lake Success

Queens: 718-640-6767 Nassau: 516-216-1791 Suffolk: 631-689-6858


Janine Stiene, speech-language pathologist, owns and operates Long Island Center for Speech and Myofunctional Therapy. With her group of therapists, she supports families across Long Island, specializing in PROMPT, feeding, myofunctional therapy, voice disorders, fluency, augmentative communication, articulation, auditory processing disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders.

Fitness Programs

SKY ZONE TRAMPOLINE PARK-DEER PARK
111 Rodeo Drive , Deer Park
631-392-2600
Email [email protected]

Where is the best place to get and stay healthy and fit? Sky Zone, Deer Park, LI. Our Sky Fit classes are second to none. Low impact, high energy, you will burn calories like never before. Trampoline workouts are fun. Anyone can do them so long as you are 13 or older. Certified instructors ensure you get the workout right for you. Dodgeball and volleyball nights are also offered.

Health

ACD PLAYSPACE
31-24 38th St., Astoria
718-204-ACDP (2237)
Email [email protected]

ACD is a family-owned business which opened in November 2017 after the owner, who has provided in home childcare in Astoria for more than 10 years, noticed a lack of activities, classes, and play for parents and children to enjoy. Since opening, ACD has joined up with many businesses such as Petite Ballroom, Kids Music Together, The Pineapple Explorers Club, and Soccer Friends USA. Our goal is to provide a safe and educational space for children to learn and grow through healthy activities including exploring, music, dance, and play most of all!

AFFINITY HEALTH PLAN
866-247-5678

For more than 30 years, Affinity Health Plan has been offering New York state-sponsored free or low-cost health coverage to New Yorkers who have Medicaid or no health insurance at all. Our managed care programs meet the need for coverage among people who may find it hard to get health care.

ALL STAR STUDIOS
108-21 72nd Ave. (4th floor), Forest Hills
718-268-2280
Email [email protected]

All Star Studios program is designed to encourage and educate the students on how to increase flexibility, improve coordination, focus on muscle strengthening, build poise, and have fun. All instructors have experience in teaching and performing. Instructors assist students in reaching their goals, build their self-confidence, and encourage a healthy, active lifestyle.

ALLIED PHYSICIANS GROUP
3 Huntington Quadrangle, Melville
866-621-2769

The more than 120 physicians that comprise Allied Physicians Group are among the top pediatricians throughout Long Island, New York City, Westchester County, the Hudson Valley, and beyond. When you bring your children to an Allied pediatric practice, you know they are getting the very best care. Our doctors have access to resources, technology, and support that other, stand-alone pediatric practices simply cannot offer. Our doctors have more time for what matters most-you and your child! For more information, visit alliedphysiciansgroup.com or call us at 866-621-2769.

AMERICAN DANCE & DRAMA
188-22 Union Turnpike, Fresh Meadows
718-479-8522
68-02 Metropolitan Ave., Middle Village


American Dance & Drama Studio is the original neighborhood school that was established more than 45 years ago at the same location. We offer quality teaching and a professional staff, while maintaining a fun and exciting environment. We offer classes for ages 2 through adults in dance, gymnastics, drama, Zumba, and singing.

BROOKLYN BOULDERS - QUEENSBRIDGE
23-10 41st Ave., Long Island City
718-482-7078

Fall out of your routine with Brooklyn Boulders. Our youth programs and classes are always in session at Brooklyn Boulders (BKB) Queensbridge, where kids learn year-round! We host after-school and weekend youth programs, adventure camps, and birthday parties. All programs are designed to boost mental and physical education of our youth—on and off the climbing walls. Our friendly, highly trained staff teach kids how to climb, solve problems, and conquer challenges. Kids will gain self-confidence, make new friends, and learn empowering life skills. BKB is the place to be.

COMPREHENSIVE CONSULTATION PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES, P.C.
1-888-441-0015
Queens location:
114-20 Queens Blvd. Suite CS 2
Forest Hills

Manhattan location:
180 E. 79th St. Suite 1C


Comprehensive Consultation Psychological Services, P.C. is a group of school and neuro-psychologists, who diagnose and assess a variety of conditions. We perform neuropsychological, educational, speech and language, and psychiatric evaluations to help you understand your child’s strengths and weaknesses, and plan for their educational success and emotional well-being.

ELSA LEE, PH.D. LICENSED PSYCHOLOGIST
254-18 Northern Blvd., Suite 3, , Little Neck
646-389-2283
Email [email protected]

Dr. Lee is a licensed psychologist who has more than 10 years of clinical experience working with children and adults in clinical and educational settings. Services include neuropsychological assessments, psychoeducational evaluations, and psychotherapy. Specializes in testing and conditions including ADHD, learning difficulties, depression, and anxiety. Some insurance plans accepted.

HUG MUSIC, CREATIVE & NURTURING MUSIC LESSONS FOR EVERYBODY
112-01 75th Ave., Lower Level, Forest Hills
718-487-4309
Email [email protected]

Hug Music's mission is to nurture a love for music by promoting students’ musical growth and important life skills. We offer programs to all individuals including children with special needs. Our signature Hug Melody classes are for children ages 6 months to 4 years. Chorus Group is for ages 4-7. We also offer private and duo lessons on piano, guitar, voice, and music therapy. Music therapy is effective for children with special needs (autism, ADHD) to improve important learning skills. Call or email today for more information and to register.

LITTLE STEPS 1, INC. SPEECH & LANGUAGE CLINIC ADELINA SAMUELS, M.A. C.C.C.-S.L.P. SPEECH PATHOLOGIST
63-70 Woodhaven Blvd. , Rego Park
929-335-7707

Little Steps 1, Inc. aims to help people develop their communication abilities, as well as treat speech, language, swallowing, and voice disorders. Services include prevention, identification, evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation. Therapy is provided via play, utilization of PROMPT techniques, and ABA therapy using a naturalistic approach. More than 20 years of experience in treating: Aphasia, Apraxia, Articulation (Phonology), Dysarthria, Speech/Language Delay, Pre-Reading Activities, Autism/PPD, Stuttering, Swallowing Disorders, Frenulectomy, Voice, Cleft Lip or Palate.

LONG ISLAND CENTER FOR SPEECH AND MYOFUNCTIONAL THERAPY
Locations across Suffolk and Nassau: East Yaphank, Farmingville, Stony Brook, Commack, Jericho, Wantagh, and Lake Success

Queens: 718-640-6767 Nassau: 516-216-1791 Suffolk: 631-689-6858


Janine Stiene, speech-language pathologist, owns and operates Long Island Center for Speech and Myofunctional Therapy. With her group of therapists, she supports families across Long Island, specializing in PROMPT, feeding, myofunctional therapy, voice disorders, fluency, augmentative communication, articulation, auditory processing disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders.

OUR MINDFUL CHILD
254-18 Northern Blvd., Suite 3 , Little Neck
929-267-5853
Email [email protected]

Our Mindful Child is a learning center that promotes social-emotional-cognitive skills in children from kindergarten through fifth grade. Founded by a neuropsychologist, we use structured, interactive, evidence-based approaches to help students build critical life skills that prepare them for longterm success. Sign up for your free trial class today!

ROSE ACADEMY OF BALLET
70-11 Austin St., Forest Hills
718-520-0207
Email [email protected]

Dance at Rose Academy of Ballet promotes an active body and mind! Our studio offers comprehensive dance programs for ages 2-18. Our ballet classes feature professional instruction and a music education element from our live accompanist. Dance classes combine movement and music, while leaving space for your child's creativity. Children actively gain physical strength, personal confidence, and increased body awareness, while learning the fundamentals of dance, and having fun.

SOCCER FRIENDS USA, INC.
106-06 Queens Blvd., 3rd Floor Gym, Forest Hills
718-261-2403, 347-756-2568 (para Español)
Email [email protected]

Homework, computer games, and surfing the internet restrict the time for physical activity. Reduction of physical education in schools compounds the issue. SFUSA compensates for lack of physical activity by providing a variety of physical activities in our programs. Our classes are energetic, fun, and your child will learn new skills.

USTA BILLIE JEAN KING NATIONAL TENNIS CENTER
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Flushing
Register now at: ntc.usta.com


The USTA Billie Jean National Tennis Center offers year-round programs as well as fun-filled summer day camps for all ages and levels. We offer camps for the recreational student up to and including academy level players. Campers work on tennis techniques, tactics, sports conditioning, and strategy. Enrollment available at ntc.usta.com.

WHEEL FUN RENTALS
Flushing Meadows Corona Park at David Dinkins Circle, Meridian Road

Flushing Meadows Corona Park at North Meadow Lake
Meadow Lake Road West

Marine Park
Avenue U and East 33rd Street, Brooklyn

Prospect Park
LeFrak Center at Lakeside
171 East Drive, Brooklyn

Bensonhurst Park
9000 Bay Parkway, Brooklyn

917-231-6229
wheelfunrentals.com/nyc


Rent some fun, and get some exercise! Pedal around the park on our four-wheel Surrey or work your legs on the water on a pedal boat. Whatever your riding ability, there is something for you–specialty cycles, two-wheel bikes, kid’s attachments, kayaks, and SUPs. Group rates available for parties and camps.

ZWEIHORN ORTHODONTICS
150-25 Union Turnpike , Flushing
718-969-9234

Dr. Zweihorn is a board-certified orthodontist specializing in the treatment of children, teens, and adults. His focus is on helping you get your best smile, paying close attention to your concerns and the specific requirements that are most important to you. Dr. Zweihorn brings to you the experience of more than 10 years of private practice, and offers a wide variety of orthodontic options using state-of-the-art technology. At Zweihorn Orthodontics, we have the most kind and helpful team in town. Come and see for yourself!

Therapy & Counselors

COMPREHENSIVE CONSULTATION PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES, P.C.
1-888-441-0015
Queens location:
114-20 Queens Blvd. Suite CS 2
Forest Hills

Manhattan location:
180 E. 79th St. Suite 1C


Comprehensive Consultation Psychological Services, P.C. is a group of school and neuro-psychologists, who diagnose and assess a variety of conditions. We perform neuropsychological, educational, speech and language, and psychiatric evaluations to help you understand your child's strengths and weaknesses, and plan for their educational success and emotional well-being.


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