Listed in CT Now’s “Best of New Haven 2017” Readers’ Poll! Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Centers is conveniently located in the Prince Professional Center close to the I-91 and I-95 highway. We are committed to providing the very best physical therapy care in the New Haven region and beyond. We accept most insurances. Please contact us directly with questions or to schedule an appointment – we have skilled clinicians offering a variety of hands-on services, along with flexible scheduling, and in most cases there’s no physician referral needed for PT!
PT, MC, MTC
Education Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy in 1982, Quinnipiac College Master of Healthcare Management in 1987, Hartford Graduate Center Certifications Certified Manual Therapist Certified Mulligan Manual Therapy Practitioner Graston Technique® Specialist Experience Fred served as the Chair of the Connecticut Physical Therapy Association (CTAPTA) Student Affairs Committee, member of the Scholarship Committee and Advisor for the CTAPTA’s Student Special Interest Group. Fred was a member of the Clinical Faculty in the Orthopedic Master’s Degree Program at Quinnipiac University (1994-2007). He has lectured in areas of spinal manual therapy, chronic pain management and aquatic therapy for orthopedic, sports and neurological conditions. Clinical Specialties Orthopedic and sports injuries, spinal disorders, neurological conditions, pain management, dizziness, balance & Vestibular disorders, manual therapy, concussion, injury prevention, headache and TMJ disorders. Outside of the clinic… Fred enjoys fishing, kayaking, cycling, hiking, cooking and shooting baskets. He is the nephew of the Boston Celtic’s all time leading scorer & Basketball Hall of Famer, John Hondo Havlicek.
PT, M. Ed, LMT
Education Master of Science in Adapted Physical Education, Springfield College Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, Columbia University Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology, University of California at Berkeley Licensed Massage Therapist, Connecticut Center for Massage Clinical Specialties Hand therapy, Women’s health, and osteopathic manual therapy. Outside of the clinic… Mary is the President of the New Haven Oratoria Choir. She enjoys gourmet cooking, gardening, and outdoor activities such as hiking and kayaking. Mary is also a proud cat owner and dog lover.
Education Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2018, Quinnipiac University Bachelor of Health Science in 2015, Quinnipiac University Clinical Interests Orthopedics, manual therapy, motor control & neuromuscular re-education, gait & balance training. Outside of the clinic… Andrew is an avid fan of music who plays both the guitar and bass in his free time. He also enjoys reading and stays active at the gym. Whether playing ultimate frisbee or hiking in Sleeping Giant State Park, Andrew is a true New Englander who loves spending time outdoors.
Education Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy in 1997, University of Connecticut Certifications Vestibular Rehabilitation, Emory University School of Medicine Clinical Interests Rick takes a particular interest in Vestibular rehabilitation, post-concussion rehabilitation, balance and gait training, and Orthopedic injuries. Rick is a Concussion and Vestibular Therapy instructor for the CTAPTA and PTSMC. Outside of the clinic… Rick has two sons and loves spending time outdoors with them. He loves working on projects at home and is in the process of renovating the house on his own! Rick also spends some of his free time assisting a junior high school youth group at his church.
PT, DPT, MS, OCS, FSOM, MCTA
Education Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2001, Creighton University Master of Science in Health Education, Lehman College Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, Ithaca College Certifications Board Certified Orthopaedic Specialist Mulligan Concept Teacher (MCTA) Teaching Fellow of the British Society of Orthopedic Medicine (FSOM) Outside of the clinic… When he isn’t treating patients, you will find him fulfilling his role as Professor Emeritus as a part-time faculty member at Quinnipiac University; a role in which he’s educated many PTSMC clinicians as they completed their degrees. He travels frequently around the US to teach continuing education courses at physical therapy school and organizations. Russell also has a strong passion for agriculture and farming.