MEET OUR PHYSICAL THERAPISTS
Our kids' programs are unique and effective because they are created and run by experienced physical therapists.
THOMAS DONOFRIO, MSPT
Tom has been a licensed physical therapist since graudating UMDNJ in 2000. He began his clinical experience in outpatient orthopedics, working with the Nicholas Institute of Sports Medicine and Athletic Trauma Unit at Lenox Hill Hospital. While there, he had the opportunity to work with the New York Rangers and professional tennis players. Over the past 8 years he has worked with the adolescent population, treating both orthopedic and neurological cases. Tom is also an instructor at the Physical Therapy Assistant program at Essex County College in Newark.
Jess is a licensed physical therapist graduating with her doctorate in physical therapy from Northeastern University. She currently works as a school-based physical therapist at Children's Therapy Center/Academy in Fair Lawn, NJ where she works with children with developmental delay, cerebral palsy, and other medical complexities. She has experience working in the acute care, sub-acute, and outpatient settings working with patients from young children to elderly adults. Her interests include NDT (neurodevelopmental techniques), pilates-based exercises, and community-based preventative health.