Sandra Moussallem was born and raised in New Jersey. She attended Rutgers University New Brunswick, NJ and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science and Sports Studies in 2005. After working as an Exercise Physiologist in various physical therapy practices, she returned to school at Union County College in Plainfield, NJ to earn an Applied Sciences degree and became a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant after sitting for the NJ state board exam in 2009. Having experienced different rehab settings throughout her clinical rotations in acute care (JFK Hospital in Edison, NJ), pediatrics (Cerebral Palsy of North Jersey) and outpatient clinics, she found a passion to work within an outpatient setting, having the opportunity to use and advanced all her learned skills on a daily basis. With a drive to further her knowledge and improve her skill set, Sandi has taken various continuing education courses in rehabilitation of total joint replacements, ACL repairs/revisions and rehab protocols, aquatic rehabilitation for Osteoporosis and Arthritis, and Kinesiotaping I and II- comprehensive approach to proper tape utilization in varying degrees, to name a few courses. Having had 2 wonderful daughters within the last 5 years, she continues to enjoy working part time and caring for her daughters. She is fluent in languages aside from her primary English, including Arabic, Spanish, and Portuguese. She is a sports and culinary enthusiast. She rises in Union, NJ with her two amazing daughters and is very happy to be a part of the Riverwalk Physical Therapy team.