Willow Grove Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy in Willow Grove, PA
Willow Grove Physical Therapy was established in 2003 by Dr. Margaret Fitzpatrick PT, OCS, Cert MDT. Her mission was to provide quality driven, patient centered, compassionate care. Dedication to this mission has resulted in tremendous company growth. We have helped thousands of patients on the road to recovery.
Willow Grove Physical Therapy specializes in Vestibular Therapy for the treatment of dizziness and balance disorders. We have participated in research with Temple University on the treatment of the most common form of vertigo: Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV). Additionally we have advanced knowledge in the treatment of orthopedic pain. We offer a safe, effective alternative to pain medication, surgery and injections. In light of the Opioid Epidemic our services are vital. We educate and empower our patients to be active in their recovery versus being a passive recipient. Our therapists hold doctorate or master level degrees, additionally we have an Athletic Trainer, Orthopedic Clinical Specialist , 3 Certified McKenzie Therapists and a certified BIG therapist for Parkinson’s disease on staff.
Physical Therapy Services in Willow Grove
- Vestibular Therapy for the treatment of dizziness and balance disorders,
- Orthopedic pain management,
- Post Surgical Care,
- Parkinson’s Disease,
- Post Concussion,
- Work Comp Injuries
What to expect on first visit
On your first visit we ask you arrive 10-15 minutes early to fill out paperwork. Your therapist will then complete a thorough one-hour evaluation of your specific issue. You will also be provided with a home exercise program to be performed at home between sessions.
We accept most major medical insurance and have self pay options as well.
Margaret Fitzpatrick - PT, DPT, OCS, Cert. MDT, Vestibular Cert, President firstname.lastname@example.org
Margaret is a 1990 Temple University graduate (summa cum laude). She received her doctorate in physical therapy in 2004. Her clinical experience is one of diversity. She began her career in a dynamic rehabilitation hospital and subsequently had the opportunity to work around the country as a traveling physical therapist.
Margaret developed her clinical expertise in orthopedics while managing several outpatient rehabilitation clinics. The American Physical Therapy Association awarded her with a Board Certification in Orthopedics in 1998 for her extensive experience in orthopedics and successful exam completion.
In 1999 Margaret became certified in vestibular rehabilitation for the treatment of dizziness and imbalance and has successfully treated many patients with these conditions. She founded a vestibular support group in the Bucks-Montgomery County area and frequently gives presentations on this topic.
After completing a four-part series of post-graduate courses and passing a written and practical Credentialing Examination Margaret became certified in the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) in 2018.
As a competitive runner and tri-athlete, Margaret also enjoys working in sports rehabilitation and fitness program development. It is with pleasure that she brings this experience and passion for her work to Willow Grove Physical Therapy.
Dana Rajchel - PT, DPT, ATC, Cert. MDT, Vestibular Cert. email@example.com
Dana graduated with distinction from Arcadia University with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. She has completed the Vestibular Competency Course at Emory University and is a certified vestibular therapist. Dana earned her Bachelor of Arts from Rowan University (summa cum laude) with a specialization in Athletic Training and became board certified as an athletic trainer in 2008. Dana is a licensed Pennsylvania Direct Access Physical Therapist. After completing a four-part series of post-graduate courses and passing a written and practical Credentialing Examination, Dana became certified in the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) in 2018. She enjoys helping athletes of all ages safely return to play and is driven to help all patients attain their goals.
Courtney Dedda - PT, DPT, OCS, Vestibular Cert. firstname.lastname@example.org
Courtney graduated from Penn State University Main Campus in 2011 with a BS in Kinesiology, Movement Sciences. She graduated with her doctorate of physical therapy from Arcadia University in 2014. During her time at Arcadia she was mentored in the clinical setting at Willow Grove Physical Therapy for 6 months. She also served underprivileged orthopedic populations in Guatemala. She began her career in a diverse setting with exposure to inpatient and outpatient populations with a special focus on vestibular and orthopedic pathologies. In April 2016 she became a certified vestibular therapist and she recently earned her OCS (Orthopedic Certified Specialist). In her spare time she enjoys running and she completed her first full marathon in Newport, RI.
Julie Sergio - MSPT, Cert. MDT, Vestibular Cert. email@example.com
Julie studied Health Science at James Madison University in Virginia and went on to earn a Bachelors Degree in Psychology in 1998 from Beaver College (now Arcadia University). She then proceeded to earn a Master of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from Beaver College in 2000. Julie is a licensed Pennsylvania Direct Access Physical Therapist. Julie is certified in Vestibular Therapy. After completing a four-part series of post-graduate courses and passing a written and practical Credentialing Examination, Julie became certified in the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) in 2018. Julie enjoys running and has completed 6 half marathons and 1 full marathon! Julie resides in Horsham with her husband, Steve, 2 sons and 1 daughter.
Amy Bock PT, DPT firstname.lastname@example.org
Amy graduated from Delaware Valley University in 2016 with a BS in Biology. She graduated with her doctorate of physical therapy from Arcadia University in January 2020. During her time at Arcadia she spent two months at an outpatient clinic in Wyoming, and six months at a local orthopedic outpatient clinic. Before starting PT school, Amy worked with us for a year as an aide. In her spare time she loves being with her pets and spending time outside. She enjoys working with patients of all ages!
Willow Grove Physical Therapy
Address: 1003 Easton Rd, 105 C, Willow Grove, PA 19090
We are located in the Regency Tower Apartments which are one mile south of the Willow Grove Turnpike. We are in the Chateau Building, ground floor. There is ample free parking available for all our patients and visitors.