James Gallegro MSPT, DScPT, CMPT, CSCS
James Gallegro, MSPT, DScPT, CMPT, CSCS received a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College in 2000. He spent six years at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, building a strong background in the medical side of the Physical Therapy profession. In 2006, he left the hospital setting to pursue his passion for outpatient orthopedics, and joined Manhattan Physio Group in September of 2013.
His belief in providing patient-centered, individualized care has led him to continuously push his education further, and strengthen his skills for patient assessment and treatment. To that end, James has completed a rigorous post-professional clinical training and examination program through the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT), earning the distinction of “Certified Manual Physical Therapist” (CMPT) in 2010. He then went on to a Doctor of Science degree (DSc) in Physical Therapy at Andrews University, which he completed in 2015.
James is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
This education and experience provides a high level of clinical competency that he applies to every patient. He will evaluate your condition, and build a program that is designed to not only address your pain, but to carry your recovery through returning to the profession, sports, and activities you love.
Having recovered from numerous injuries himself, his background as a college hockey player and fitness enthusiast helps James bring a personal touch to guiding you back to a high level of activity, health and vitality.