Eric Lagoy, DPT, OCS

Physical Therapist

Gaylord Physical Therapy Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

1154 Highland Avenue, Cheshire, CT, 06410, United States

Phone Number: (203) 679-3533


Social Media Links: Instagram: emlagoydpt

Academic Backround

Eric earned his Doctorate degree from the University of Connecticut and is a board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. He's guest lectured for doctoral candidates at Sacred Heart University and Quinnipiac on topics associated with integrating strength training and movement into rehab.

Specialties & Certifications

  • Orthopedic Certified Specialist
  • Dry Needling
  • FMS & SFMA
  • Graston

Athletic & Training Background

Eric is passionate about his own training and uses his first-hand experience from the gym/field in treating athletes and getting them back on the field. He has competed in the 198lb weight lifting class for powerlifting. Eric currently enjoys training with a mix of barbells, kettlebells, and bodyweight movements.

Current Role Working with Athletes

Eric is currently the only physical therapist in the state of Connecticut who is a member of “Clinical Athlete”. He works with athletes of all competitive levels. Eric communicates closely with coaches from local strength and conditioning gyms, colleges, Crossfit boxes, and gymnastic facilities. Eric keeps in touch with athletes after they complete rehabilitation to ensure they are doing well and excelling in their sports.

Professional Philosophy

Eric believes in quality over quantity. Eric believes educating and having his patients understand the principles behind his treatments is critical to achieving exceptional results.

"You have power over your mind, not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength" - Marcus Aurelius