Marissa Valle Biography:
Marissa received her undergrad degree in Business Administration and Communication at the University of Delaware. She continued her education and later on received her doctorate in Physical Therapy from Drexel University. She interned at highly respectable medical centers such as Flagstaff Medical Center in outpatient orthopedic and sports injuries and NYU’s Langone Medical Center where she gained experience in brain injury and stroke cases.
She has clinical experience utilizing manual therapy techniques, kinesiotaping, and working with a variety of musculoskeletal conditions, including low back pain, neck pain, shoulder dysfunction, osteoporosis, arthritis, TMJ dysfunction, and promotes overall health and wellness. She is the main therapist in our Clifton location.
She is also a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and is CPR certified.
Nour Kabbani Biography:
Nour received her undergrad degree in Biology from Montclair University in 2005. She worked at Advanced Physical Therapy as an aide then continued to pursue her doctorate in Physical Therapy at UMDNJ and graduated in 2008. During her graduate studies, she interned at UMDJ, Kessler, and Hackensack Hospital in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She experienced and worked with neurological and orthopedic patients. Upon completion of her graduation, she returned to Advanced Physical Therapy and continued to work as the main physical therapist in our Paterson location.
Her interests include treatment of a variety of diagnoses including, lower kinetic chain dysfunction including orthotic prescription, chronic pain conditions, core stabilization, and myofacial release. Her goal with every patient is to increase mobility and strength while eliminating pain.
Nour is CPR certified.
Judy DeJesus Biography:
Judy DeJesus is our Licensed Massage Therapist. She is a graduate of the American Institute of Massage Therapy in Clifton, NJ. Judy is licensed in the State of NJ, and is a member of the AMTA Massage Association. Judy is also a Certified Personal Trainer.
Judy’s experience as a CPT has helped her understand the anatomy and how different movements affect the body. She offer therapeutic massages including Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports, and Accupressure. Her serene approach offers harmony, balance, and ease to your busy life.