Staff

Dr. Jack Zuckerman, PT, DPT, Cert. DN

Education

Dr. Jack Zuckerman, PT, DPT, Cert. DN, graduated from Long Island University with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2011. Jack received his undergraduate bachelor's degree in Exercise Science from Brooklyn College in 2008.

Since graduating, he has pursued many post-graduate and continued education training including multiple functional manual therapy courses with the Institute of Physical Art, Maitland, certifications in Kinesio Taping (RockTape), Spinal Manipulation Institute and others. Jack is certified in Dry Needling (Cert. DN) from the Spinal Manipulation Institute.

Career

Jack has experience in a wide variety of settings from homecare with Visiting Nurse Service of NY to orthopedic settings such as NYU Hospital for Joint Disease and various orthopedic outpatient clinics. Throughout his professional career, his experience includes treating acute injuries, sports injuries, chronic pain, post-operative care and other acute and chronic conditions.

Furthermore, he specializes in injury prevention, manual therapy, performance-based Orthopedic Sports medicine, functional mobility and strength and conditioning. Jacks belief is that the patient has to be an active participant in the rehabilitation process to successfully achieve “Total Recovery”.

Other

Jack is also an adjunct professor at William Patterson University teaching anatomy and physiology. He is always pursuing seminars and other continuing education courses to stay with the most current evidence-based practice.

Jack has studied a variety of martial arts since he was 6 years old including Tae Kwon Do, Kick Boxing, Judo and Sambo both recreationally and competitively. One of his greatest accomplishments as a teenager was competing in the Jr. Olympics and earning a gold medal. Now, in his spare time, Jack studies and trains in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, enjoys snowboarding, traveling, biking and other outdoor activities.

Dr. Jack Zuckerman, PT, DPT, Cert. DN

Dr. Konstantinos Mavropoulus (Dr. Dino) DPT, TPI, Cert. DN

Dr. Mavropoulos (Dino) graduated with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, PA in 2012. Prior to that, he earned his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Sport Studies from Rutgers University in New Jersey.

While initially on a Pre-mid tract as an undergrad, Dino developed an overwhelming passion for physical therapy early in his education. He's always enjoyed helping people and wanted to be more active in helping them achieve their goals.

Dino is trained in a variety of manual/hands-on techniques, focusing on evidence-based practice to guide his treatment. His training includes study in the Maitland, Mulligan and McKenzie approaches. He is also certified through the Titleist Performance Institute, a leader in rehab for golfers.

hen not in the clinic, Dino enjoys being outdoors, having hiked and camped in areas across the US. In the summer, you can usually find him on a beach soaking up the sun. He has also visited Greece, the Netherlands, as well as Ireland and is an avid sports fan.

Dr. Konstantinos Mavropoulus (Dr. Dino) DPT, TPI, Cert. DN

Michael Gerstley, PTA

Michael has been gaining Physical Therapy experience since 2005 when he first volunteered and found a passion for the profession. Michael received his bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from Temple University. He then continued on to Harcum College where he earned his PTA license.

Michael has treated a wide variety of patients ranging from pediatrics to athletes to geriatrics with various injuries, including acute and chronic conditions. He is experienced with many methods of treating individuals such as McKenzie, ART, IASTM, FMS, Kinesio Taping and many manual techniques. He enjoys establishing rapport with patients while helping them achieve their goals.

In his spare time, Michael regularly weight lifts and goes running. He has interests in obstacle racing, overnight endurance events, snowboarding and playing sports. Michael is originally from the Philadelphia suburbs and now lives with his family in Bloomfield.

Michael Gerstley, PTA