Carl Contino, MS, PTWith over two decades of experience in physical therapy practice, Carl approaches his patients with up-to-date knowledge of the field. Currently studying for his Doctorate degree in physical therapy, Carl already holds a Master’s, Bachelor’s and Associate’s degree in Physical Therapy. He received an Associate of Science in 1992 from Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, completing his internship at Northeastern Hospital the same year. In 1998, Carl received a Bachelor of Science from Neumann University in Aston, Pennsylvania, completing additional clinical internships at Saint Agnes Hospital physical therapy inpatient/outpatient departments and Burn Center in Philadelphia. He returned to Neumann University for a Master of Science graduating in 2000. In 2002, Carl became co-owner and director of Pro-Active Physical Therapy in Philadelphia. He remained in this role until 2006, when he assumed ownership of Catalyst Physical Therapy. Catalyst Physical Therapy was originally located in Philadelphia for many years, and now operates out of Allentown, Pennsylvania. In November of 2010, Carl opened Premier Physical Therapy in Philadelphia. Carl is a licensed physical therapist in the state of Pennsylvania, and holds a Direct Access Certificate which enables him to treat patients without a prescription for 30 days. He is certified in Functional Capacity Evaluations and Graston (Instrumented Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization), and holds a membership in a number of professional organizations including the American Physical Therapy Association and the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association.
William Holl, LPTWilliam Holl, LPT is a licensed physical therapist in the state of Pennsylvania. He has successfully practiced in the Philadelphia area for the past 28 years. William initially graduated (Summa Cum Laude) with a Bachelor in Science, from the Catholic University of America, Washington DC in 1980. He then graduated with academic distinction from the physical therapy program at Hahnemann University in 1984. William specializes in the management of musculoskeletal trauma resulting from work related injuries, motor vehicle accidents and other personal injuries. He is skilled in the delivery of manual therapy techniques and the set up of therapeutic exercise programs to help injured patients return to their pre injury state in a fast and efficient manner. William is also skilled in performing and evaluating specific diagnostic testing procedures and protocols to help thoroughly evaluate and document any temporary and/or permanent impairments that may result from any sustained injuries.
Komal Patel, LPTKomal Patel, LPT, is a licensed physical therapist in the state of Pennsylvania and Maryland. She graduated in 2008 from Sardar Patel University, Karamsad, Gujurat India. She speaks English, Gujarati and Hindi as well as some Spanish. She worked at the Amee Orthopedic Hospital in India and gained experience in orthopedic rehabilitation. There she gained experience communicating with orthopedic surgeons and nurses as well as treating various post operative and non-operative orthopedic related conditions with various levels of function. She also volunteered at various hospitals in Maryland and she has treated a wide range of conditions such as: orthopedics, chronic pain, geriatrics, neurologic disorders, fall prevention, balance dysfunction, stroke and cumulative trauma patients.
Aaron Myers, MS, PTAaron Myers is a licensed physical therapist in the state of Delaware and Pennsylvania. He has his Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Alabama, and obtained his Direct Access certificate in 2008, which allows his to evaluate and treat patients without a referral. Prior to being a physical therapist, Aaron obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Chemical Engineering in 199,3 from Pennsylvania State University. While in college, Aaron was on the National Engineering Honor Society (Tau Beta Pi), Chemical Engineering Honor Society (Omega Chi Epsilon), Golden Key National Honor Society, and Academic Excellence Scholarship. Aaron has a vast amount of experience in physical therapy working for numerous inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation centers over the past 15 years. Aaron is married with 2 kids and resides in North Wales Pennsylvania.
William Metz, PT, DPTWilliam graduated from University of the Sciences in 2016 with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy (Cum Laude). William enjoys working with patients with various orthopedic injuries and he also likes to use manual therapy to tailor his treatment to each patient. William was a program assistant to people with developmental disabilities, and worked with children diagnosed with ASD, Asperger’s, dyspraxia, seizure disorders, cortical blindness, and modulation/discrimination issues. When not at work, William is an avid tennis player and instructor. He is also captain of the USciences Men’s Tennis Team and is an Ironman Triathlon athlete. Habby currently resides in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Stephen Capella, DPTDr. Stephen J Capella, is a Doctor of Physical Therapy with over nine years of clinical experience. He graduated in 2010 from Temple University College of Health Professions. Dr. Stephen J Capella is licensed to practice by the state board in Pennsylvania and became Board certified in May of 2015 as a Geriatric Clinical Specialist; he is also Graston Technique certified. Dr. Stephen Capella also works with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Abington-Jefferson Health System. Dr. Stephen J Capella is currently a volunteer basketball and track coach for the Special Olympics of PA and a Shop Purple lead volunteer for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network of Philadelphia. He is also the primary race day volunteer for the Max Fine Memorial 5K Race.
Board Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist