Our Philosophy

We measure our success by your progress. For every patient, we develop a specific, individualized treatment and exercise program for maximum rehabilitation and recovery from injury or pain. Whether it’s chronic pain from an accident or regaining mobility and strength post-surgery, we take a hands-on, holistic approach to physical therapy and embrace a range of therapies to treat clients, including long-term physical therapy and fitness training, home exercise programs, nutrition consultations, and massage therapy.


Gary G. Bordes, P.T.A., M.H.A.

Gary has more than 20 years of experience in the physical therapy field. He graduated from LSU/Baton Rouge with a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology, earned his A.S. in physical therapy from Delgado Community College, and received his Masters in Healthcare Administration from the University of St. Francis in Joliet, Illinois. Gary previously served as Director of Physical Therapy at the Orthopedic Center for Sports Medicine.


David Tucker, Jr., M.P.T.

David graduated from LSU/Baton Rouge with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and received his Masters in Physical Therapy from LSU Health Science Center in New Orleans. He previously worked for Ochsner Hospital and, most recently, the Orthopedic Center for Sports Medicine


Mid-City Physical Therapy accepts coverage from all major insurance carriers, including:

  • Medicare
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Aetna
  • Coventry
  • Humana Gold
  • Veterans (VA)
  • United Healthcare
  • Legal/Attorney Cases
  • Tricare/Humana Military
  • TriWest
  • All Worker’s Compensation in the state of Louisiana

Our Services

  • Progressive resistance exercise equipment
  • Mechanical traction for neck and back
  • Manual therapy techniques
  • Sports massage
  • Dry needling
  • Modalities/Ultrasound
  • Ionto phoresis
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Cupping

Common conditions we treat:

  • Post-surgery rehabilitation
  • Muscle strain/sprain/pulls
  • Work-related repetitive stress injuries
  • Chronic back pain
  • Stress fractures
  • Whiplash/car accident injuries
  • Sports injuries
  • Hand injuries
  • Joint replacement
  • Tendonitis
  • Spinal fusion and disc-related injuries
  • TMJ