Philip Pesce, MSPT, grew up in Staten Island, NY and graduated with cum laude from the College of Staten Island. He received his Masters in Physical Therapy in 1998 and has practiced at the renowned Rusk Institute of NYU, then onto Staten Island Hospital, and pediatrics for the NYC Board of Education. Phil was then a therapist for PLUS ONE – providing one on one physical therapy for staff at Goldman Sachs in Jersey City. Over the last 12 years, Phil has predominately worked in outpatient adult and pediatric orthopedic facilities. Phil is the co-owner of Riverwalk Physical Therapy in Basking Ridge, NJ.
Phil has received his Level 1 and 2 certification from the Titleist Performance Institute (a division of Titleist Corporation) to work on restoring lost function and movement with reference to golf fitness. Phil is committed to life long learning by attending classes every year. Phil’s 3 most recent courses include: Sports-Related Injuries in the Young Athlete, Injuries in the Running Athlete, and Evidence Based Examination of the Shoulder. Phil continually keeps informed of the most up to date and proven manual therapy techniques and stays current with post- operative protocols. He works closely with many surgeons and general MD’s to provide follow up on their patients.
Phil holds his faith and relationship with God above everything else. He attends Pottersville Reformed Church and sits on the board as an elder in the church. On a personal note, Phil enjoys spending time with his wife Sheri and two very young children. He loves golf & fishing as well as the beach, hiking, swimming, biking & traveling.