Binaifer earned her degree in Physical Therapy in 1990 from Bombay University, in India. She is a licensed Physical Therapist in the state of Michigan. She has worked in acute care, inpatient rehab and outpatient multidisciplinary clinics at St John Providence (Ascension) Health system, in Southfield & Novi for 25 years. Currently she is working in collaboration with neuro otolaryngologists at Michigan Ear Institute (MEI), helping start up a "Fyzical" therapy clinic specializing in Vestibular & Balance Rehabilitation, CranioSacral Therapy (CST) and integrating other highly skilled, customized services, using a wholistic approach, focusing on quality outcomes to help you achieve your goals in decreasing pain & improving functional abilities.
Binaifer has been a CranioSacral Therapy practitioner since 1996 and currently holds a Diplomate (advanced) level certification in CranioSacral Therapy from the Upledger Institute. She is a Clinical Instructor & mentors students enrolled in PT and PTA programs; conducts lectures / presentations for the community and other professionals in CST, Falls Prevention and Vestibular Rehabilitation. Presently, she is a certified instructor with the Upledger institute and teaches CST I & CST for Pediatrics I internationally.
Binaifer works with a mixed population of clients, from newborns to geriatrics, presenting a variety of orthopedic and neurological complaints.
In addition to CranioSacral Therapy her treatment approach incorporates various forms of Manual Therapy techniques.
While integrating her CranioSacral work, with a variety of traditional and complementary techniques, she puts a strong emphasis on patient education, and the development of individually designed treatment programs.
Professional Associations / Memberships
American Physical Therapy Association,
Michigan Physical Therapy Association,
International Association of Healthcare Practitioners,
International Alliance of Healthcare Educators
- Physical Therapist
- Certified Instructor, The Upledger Institute: CS1
- Certified Instructor, The Upledger Institute: CSP1
- Certified in CranioSacral Therapy-Diplomate level (CST-D)
- Certified Presenter for ShareCare, Overview and Introduction to CST
- Certified in Vestibular Rehabilitation
- NeuroDevelopmental Techniques
- Manual Therapy (Various Techniques)
30055 Northwestern Highway
Suite # 101
Farmington Hills, MI 48334 -3260
tel. 248.865.4444 (day)
tel. 248.739.9626 (evening)