Community Health Center of Buffalo Now Offering Physical Therapy

Welcomes Dr. Volmy to the Medical Staff 

The Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc., (CHCB) is proud to announce the addition of Dr. Darlene Volmy to our medical staff.  Dr. Volmy is a licensed physical therapist.  

Dr. Volmy uses an evidence-based, patient-centered approach to treatment, with a strong emphasis on therapeutic exercise, postural/core stability, functional manual therapy, movement training, patient education and empowerment. She has treated patients of all ages (from 3 weeks old to 100+) in a variety of clinical areas including outpatient clinics, post-operative, orthopedics, intensive care units, home health, schools, hospitals, sports and fitness facilities, adult daycare centers, skilled nursing facilities and nursing homes.

Dr. Darlene Volmy holds a BA in Exercise Science from the University at Buffalo where she developed a lifelong interest in the scientific aspects of human movement. Throughout her under-graduate education, Darlene worked as a health broker with the Erie Niagara Area Health & Education Center (ENAHEC).                                       

“I helped connect students to careers, professionals to communities and communities to better health,” said Dr. Volmy. She received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) from D’Youville College, where she participated in elective courses in exercise prescription,   acute and chronic pain, manual therapy techniques, and women and adolescents health and wellness. Dr. Volmy plans to continue adding to her skillset throughout her career.

CEO, Dr. LaVonne Ansari stated: “Dr. Volmy will be working at our new state-of-the-art physical therapy office located on the 4th floor of our 34 Benwood Avenue, Buffalo facility.  Adding physical therapy to our already broad range of services gives us one more way to meet the needs of the residents in this community.