Joint Ventures Physical Therapy and Fitness is the only clinic in Boston providing a true multidisciplinary approach to wellness. We provide 1-on-1 Physical Therapy with licensed Physical Therapists without the use of aides, assistants or students. Our team approach utilizes the best health provider...
CLINICAL INTERESTS Vestibular/balance dysfunction, core stability, post-surgical rehabilitation, manual therapy, sport-specific rehabilitation, dance medicine, race medicine. PERSONAL INTERESTS Emma enjoys taking ballet classes with local dance companies to continue to build upon her training in various dance disciplines. She also volunteers with road races through the spring and summer months, including marathons and half-marathons to provide physical therapy care and treatment for injured runners. In her free time, Emma also enjoys running, weight-lifting, and traveling.
Kate graduated from Umass Lowell, receiving her Bachelors degree in Exercise Physiology and Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Her clinical interests are orthopedic, sports and dance rehabilitation, postoperative rehabilitation and neuromuscular reeducation.
Martha graduated from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, receiving her Doctorate of Physical Therapy and Bachelor of Science, Psychology at The State University of New York at Buffalo. Her clinical interest is in revealing the root cause of a problem and treating accordingly. She values patient education, empowerment, and injury prevention. Other interests include manual therapy, neuromuscular re-education, sport and orthopedic injury, temporomandibular joint (TMJ), stability training, gait analysis, and treatment of the spine.
Diana Perkins graduated from Franklin Pierce University, receiving her Doctorate of Physical Therapy and Bachelors of Science in Exercise Physiology from the University of Massachusetts Lowell. She is an Orthopedic Certified Specialist and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Her clinical interests are orthopedic/sports injuries, women’s health issues including pelvic pain and postpartum issues, post-operative rehabilitation, correction of muscle imbalances, injury prevention, and manual therapy.
PT, DPT, OCS
Courtney graduated from MGH Institute of Health Professions with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy, and also received her Bachelor degree in Kinesiology from University of Massachusetts Amherst. She recently became certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) through the APTA. Her interests are orthopedic and sports injuries, particularly in the high school athlete population; concussion and vestibular therapy; post-operative rehabilitation; injury prevention and screening; headache management.
Andy graduated from Springfield college with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy and B.S. in Allied Health. His clinical interests are evaluating and treating various orthopedic conditions with focus on movement/exercise-based approach. Uses manual techniques, therapeutic exercise, and neuromuscular re-education for treatment of motor control dysfunctions of the lower extremity, spine and shoulder. Particular interest in treating cartilage impairments, sports injuries, post-operative injuries, and work-related injuries.
Clinical Interests: Treating the cervical spine with Australian-based manual therapy techniques and correcting muscle imbalances throughout the lower extremity to rehab orthopedic/sports injuries. Certified in Dry Needling, Active Release Technique and Sole Supports Custom Orthotics. Personal Interests: Jessica is a member of the Boston Triathlon Team, racing all around New England and volunteers in a Therapeutic Riding program for children with special needs and an Adaptive Skiing Program.