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Physical & Hand Therapists

Englewood Orthopedic Associates Physical Therapy is a state-of-the-art rehabilitation facility located directly adjacent to Englewood Orthopedic Associates (EOA), allowing for close integration and collaboration with our physicians for continuity of care. The telephone number for EOA Physical Therapy is (201) 568-8176.

Our patients have a diverse group of musculoskeletal conditions, including acute and chronic problems, sports and athletic injuries, and degenerative and arthritic conditions affecting the spine, extremities and hands. Most insurance plans are accepted and our staff will work with your insurance company to simplify your care.

Our mission is to provide comprehensive rehabilitation services to our clients, with emphasis on individual attention and personal motivation to achieve a successful outcome.

Julie Chita, PT, DPT, OCS, CMP

Julie Chita
PT, DPT, OCS, CMP

Julie graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1992, then obtained her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the same University in 2007. She is board certified as a clinical specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. She is a Certified Mulligan Practitioner since 2004 which is a specific orthopedic treatment protocol. Julie is a long-term member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the American Association of Manual Physical Therapists. She contunues to take numerous post-graduate courses to advance her skills.

Kerrie Schryver, MS, OTR/L, CHT

Kerrie Schryver
MS, OTR/L, CHT

Kerrie graduated from Touro College in 1999 earning a masters degree in occupational therapy with an emphasis in hand therapy. She was previously employed for over five years at New York Presbyterian Hospital working with patients in the hand clinic and burn unit. Kerrie became a certified hand therapist in December of 2005, and specializes in treating injuries specific to the elbow, wrist and hand. She joined the staff of Englewood Orthopedic Associates in December of 2005 as the primary hand therapist. Kerrie is a member of the American Society of Hand Therapists and continues to enhance her skills in splinting and manual therapy through advanced post-graduate courses.

Noah Wasserman, PT, DPT, CSCS

Noah Wasserman
PT, DPT, CSCS

Noah graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 2004 with a Master’s degree in physical therapy. He then obtained his Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Montana.  Noah also obtained certification as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Prior to joining Englewood Orthopedics in 2012, Noah worked with orthopedic patients in inpatient and outpatient settings. He is member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the orthopedic section. He continues to attend frequent continuing education courses focusing on orthopedic and sports rehab.

Rachel Markowski

Rachel Markowski
PT, DPT, ATC

Rachel Graduated from Long Island University in 2008 with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Rachel graduated from the University of Connecticut in 2005 with a degree Athletic Training. She has been a certified athletic trainer since 2005. Prior to joining Englewood Orthopedics in 2014, Rachel worked with orthopedic patients in outpatient settings in both Virginia and New Jersey. She is a member is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the orthopedic section and the National Athletic Trainers Association. She continues to enhance her skills by attend continuing education courses focusing on manual therapy and orthopedic and sports rehab.