Hands On Physical Therapy - Brick

Hands On Physical Therapy - Brick

ABOUT

This facility, originally located in Lakewood at 400 New Hampshire Ave and opened in 2005, was relocated in 2014 to a newly remodeled 3000 square foot facility with updated equipment and a separate floor for occupational therapy services. Karen Schechter provides physical therapy, TMJ treatment, and...

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MEET OUR PHYSICAL THERAPY STAFF

Karen Schechter

PT

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PHYSICAL THERAPIST BIO

Graduated from Daemen College in 1989 majoring in physical therapy with a minor in Biology and Psychology. Karen has over 27 years experience as a physical therapist, instructor and clinical coordinator in multiple clinical settings of outpatient orthopedics, home care, school based therapy, and pediatrics. Karen has obtained a specialization from UMDNJ for Orofacial and TMJ Disorders and has experience in rehabilitation of Bowel and Bladder Dysfunction. She has a focus of manual soft tissue techniques and myofascial release. Karen is a proud memeber of the American Physical Therapy Association(APTA), Orthopedic Section of the APTA and Pediatric Section of the APTA.

Gregory O'Connor

PT, DPT

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PHYSICAL THERAPIST BIO

Greg completed his undergraduate education at the University of Delaware, where he studied Athletic Training and went on to earn the designation of Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC) in 2015. While at UD, Greg had the opportunity to work with athletes at a variety of levels ranging from high school to Division I collegiate athletics covering sports including football, ice hockey, baseball, women’s soccer, track and field, basketball, and men’s lacrosse. Following his undergraduate career, Greg furthered his athletic training education by earning a Master of Science degree from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania in 2016 before beginning physical therapy school. In 2019, Greg graduated from the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Rutgers University. During his tenure at Rutgers, Greg was involved in multiple research projects and served as a teaching assistant for the Neuroscience course offered at the university. He also developed a passion for orthopedic and neurologic physical therapy completing four clinical affiliations including rotations at Hands On Physical Therapy as well as on the Brain Trauma Unit of the JFK-Johnson Rehabilitation Institute. Like many others at Hands On, Greg also has a desire to serve the community, which he has done through participation in a pro bono clinic via Rutgers University helping to rehabilitate members of the Newark community in addition to service initiatives with his local church. Finally, having been inspired by Ken and Andrew, Greg is pursuing a McKenzie Certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy which he plans to have completed by 2020.

CANCELLATION POLICY

We kindly ask that you notify us no later than 24 hours in advance for all rescheduling and cancellations. Thank you.

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Hands On Physical Therapy - Brick

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Monday, August 26th

After you submit your appointment request, this clinic will contact you within one business day to confirm the requested time or a more convenient time that works for both parties.

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After you submit your appointment request, this clinic will contact you within one business day to confirm the requested time or a more convenient time that works for both parties.

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Hands On Physical Therapy - Brick

REQUEST AN APPOINTMENT

Monday, August 26th

After you submit your appointment request, this clinic will contact you within one business day to confirm the requested time or a more convenient time that works for both parties.

ABOUT THIS CLINIC

This facility, originally located in Lakewood at 400 New Hampshire Ave and opened in 2005, was relocated in 2014 to a newly remodeled 3000 square foot facility with updated equipment and a separate floor for occupational therapy services. Karen Schechter provides physical therapy, TMJ treatment, and pediatric physical therapy. This facility is easily accessible from Brick and Toms River.

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CANCELLATION POLICY

We kindly ask that you notify us no later than 24 hours in advance for all rescheduling and cancellations. Thank you.