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Expert in Physical Therapy

Expert ID: 736319 New York, USA

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Expert is a physical therapist with over 10 years of experience providing patient-centered care in a variety of clinical settings (skilled nursing facility, acute rehabilitation, sub-acute rehabilitation, outpatient). He graduated with a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from the State University of New York Stony Brook in 2009, and was board-certified in geriatric physical therapy in 2013. He earned his certification in Orthopedic Manual Therapy from the Maitland-Australian Physiotherapy group in 2019. Expert completed his PhD in Physical Therapy in 2020, making him one of the few dual-doctorate holding experts. He is an Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy at a prestigious college in New York, where he is responsible for leading the graduate students in research and scientific inquiry.

Expert presents nationally and internationally on topics related to limb loss rehabilitation, older adult physical therapy, and innovations in physical therapy service delivery. He has published peer-reviewed articles in notable clinical journals: Disability and Rehabilitation, the Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics, and Prosthetics and Orthotics International. Recently, Expert was given the Educator Award by the Orthotics and Prosthetics Education and Research Foundation for his contributions.

Specialties: physical therapy, amputations, prosthetics, geriatrics, orthopedics, standards of care, falls and balance, rehabilitation, nursing homes, merit review, Prosthetics & Orthotics, dementia, functional evaluations, living independently at home

Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Southampton, NY

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Education

Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 2020 Degree: PhD Subject: Physical Therapy Institution: Nova Southeastern University
Year: 2009 Degree: Doctorate (DPT) Subject: Physical Therapy Institution: State University of New York Stony Brook
Year: 2006 Degree: BS Subject: Kinesiology Institution: San Diego State University
Year: 2003 Degree: Associates Subject: Sociology Institution: San Diego Community College

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2019 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Assistant Professor Department: Physical Therapy Responsibilities: Full-time faculty
Years: 2014 to 2019 Employer: University of Harford, CT Title: Assistant Professor Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2019 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Owner Department: Responsibilities: Home based physical therapy services
Years: 2014 to 2019 Employer: Hospital for Special Care Title: Physical Therapist Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2014 to 2019 Employer: Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital Title: Physical Therapist Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2014 to 2016 Employer: Hebrew Home Title: Physical Therapist Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2013 to 2014 Employer: JDT Villa Title: Physical Therapist Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2011 to 2013 Employer: Wayneview Care Center Title: Physical Therapist Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2010 to 2012 Employer: Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Title: Physical Therapist Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 2009 to 2010 Employer: Water & Sports PT Title: Physical Therapist Department: Responsibilities:

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
ACRM Medicine Limb Restoration Rehabilitation Group
Journal of Prosthetics & Orthotics manuscript reviewer
Prosthetics & Orthotics International manuscript reviewer
Disability & Rehabilitation manuscript reviewer
Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation manuscript reviewer
Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved manuscript reviewer
Combined Sections Meeting Programming Committee member
Amputee Coalition First Step workgroup member (2020)
Coordinator of Content Experts for the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapists

NPTE Student Support Committee (Chair)
Assessment Committee (Chair)
Research Committee (Chair)

Professional Affiliations:
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapists (AGPT)
Balance and Falls Special Interest Group
Amputee Coalition of America (AC)
American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS)
Licenses / Certifications
NY PT licensed
Board Certified Geriatric Specialist (GCS) American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties • 2013- Present
Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (COMT) 2019

Physical Therapy Licensee
New York • 2019-Present
Connecticut • 2014-2019
New Jersey • 2010- 2014
California • 2009-2010
Awards / Recognition
Educator Award- Orthotic & Prosthetic Education & Research Foundation
Most Productive Item Writer- American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties
Student Research Award- New Jersey Academy of Orthotists & Prosthetists (2 years)
Medical / Professional
Professional Course Instruction
Comprehensive Lower Limb Loss Rehabilitation
Course Creator/Instructor
Summit Professional Education

PTExam: NPTE Review Course
Course instructor
Scorebuilders, LLC.
Publications and Patents Summary
Publications (Monographs): 1
Publications (Book Chapters- contributing author): 3
Publications (Refereed): 6
Publications (Non-Refereed): 3
Presentations (Refereed): 19
Presentations Invited: 18
Media Coverage: 4
Grants Funded: 6
Grants Not Funded: 4
Patents/ Trademarks: 1

Fields of Expertise

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