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Rik Misiura, PT, GCFP

Owner & Founder, Central Park Physical Therapy, Physical Therapist, Guild Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner

image text "I love the challenge of solving difficult problems. Many of my patients have succeeded here after achieving less favorable results elsewhere. Our team thrives on your progress towards achieving your goals."



Education
New York University, Bachelor of Science, Physical Therapy, 1980
College of New Jersey (formerly Trenton State College), Bachelor of Arts, Biology, 1979
New York Feldenkrais Training Program, Feldenkrais Guild Certification, 1991

Post Graduate
Over 40 continuing education courses, including:
Michigan State University, College of Osteopathis Medicine
Temple University
Rutgers University
Northwestern University
The McKenzie Institute
Fysikalske Institute
Institute of Physical Art
Rocobado Institute
The Feldenkrais Guild
Institute of Graduate Health Sciences
Somerset Medical Center

Experience
Raritan Valley Physical Therapy, Associates, NJ (7 locations) - Owner & President, 1983-1994
Center for Neuromuscular Injury, Old Bridge, NJ - Staff Physical Therapist, 1981-1983
John F. Kennedy Medical Center, Edison NJ - Staff Physical Therapist, 1980-1981
Bellevue Medical Center, New York, NY - Clinical Internship
Harlem Hospital, New York, NY - Clinical Internship
United States Public Health Service, New York, NY - Clinical Internship

Organizations
American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Therapists
American Physical Therapy Association
National Strength and Conditioning Association
The Feldenkrais Guild

Certifications
Guild Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner

Community Activities
Lecturer: New York University Physical Therapy School, Arthritis Foundation, and numerous health clubs and corporations in New York and New Jersey
Instructor: Speed, Stregth & Success Seminars for physical therapists, ahtletes and runners
Former V.P. Board of Education, Holmdel Township, NJ
Former AAU Head Coach - Jersey Short Hurricanes
Former Triathlete and Collegiate Athlete

Special Areas of Interest
Treatment approach includes an emphasis on utilizing the Feldenkrais Method, osteopathic techniques and physical therapy manual procedures in treating neuromuscular and orthopedic conditions, especially of the spine. Treatment is limited to chronic and failed cases.

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Meet the Team

image text Mehrbanoo Mehrrostami PT

"Physical therapy involves a lifetime of dedication to individual growth and refining of skills. It also means treating the whole person, addressing both the physical and mental aspects of each patient, and interacting with them in such a way that allows for a relationship of trust and respect to be built."

image text Rik Misiura PT, GCFP

"I love the challenge of solving difficult problems. May of my patints have succeeded here after achieving less favorable results elsewhere. Our team thrives on your progress towards achiving your goals."

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