Evan Chait, PT, L.Ac, CNRT – President & Co-Founder
Evan Chait PT, L.Ac, CNRT, is the co-founder of Kinetic PT. Evan is a physical therapist, acupuncturist, herbalist, and nutritionist that has received top accolades in the health and fitness world. Evan has developed one of the strongest physical therapy and personal training teams in the country.
Evan has co-authored the Sports Injury Guidebook with Dr. Robert Gotlin and The Physical Therapy Prescription with Dr. Grant Cooper, and has been featured on ESPN radio and ESPN magazine. In addition, he has consulted with the NY Knicks and NJ Nets and has worked with over 75 professional athletes.
Evan is the founder and creator of the Chait Neuropathic Release Technique (CNRT), a multidisciplinary assessment and treatment technique that treats chronic and acute pain patterns. CNRT has helped over 3000 people and has had a very high success rate.
Evan’s passion to help people and his devotion to learning, differentiates himself and his company from others. His TEAM are the leaders in the industry and have set exceptional standards of care. In addition, his TEAM participates in 8 hours of clinical education per month to increase these standards. Furthermore, each physical therapist is certified in CNRT and it is exclusively found at Kinetic PT.
Edward Chait- CFO & Co-Founder
Ed, co-founder of KINETIC PT, is a highly motivated professional, combining extensive experience as CPA, chief financial officer, collection specialist, chief operating officer and forensic accountant. He holds the responsibility for any sports management consulting, operation management, and accounting or finances for KINETIC PT. Ed possesses an accomplished record in increasing revenues, implementing improvements, and assisting the legal process
With over thirty years of professional experience and being licensed in New Jersey and New York as a Certified Public Accountant, Ed has become an essential part of the Kinetic PT team.
Kinetic Physical Therapy Team Photo
Jeff Varghese, PT, DPT- Director of Physical Therapy
Jeff joined Kinetic Physical Therapy in December of 2010 as Physical Therapy Clinical Manager. In July of 2011 he was promoted to Director of Physical Therapy.
Jeff received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Boston University in 2009, he graduated Summa Cum Laude. He is a Cum Laude graduate of S.U.N.Y. Buffalo where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy.
Jeff is a New York and New Jersey Board Certified Physical Therapist with over ten years experience dealing with a variety of orthopedic pathologies. Having trained with prominent manual therapists throughout his career, he uses only the most up to date techniques and procedures when treating his clientele. With his primary focus on maximizing function, Jeff is currently pursuing his Manual Therapy Certification through the University of Saint Augustine.
Jeff has served as the Physical Therapy Coordinator for the New York Road Runners and the ING NYC Marathon. He has worked with Olympic runners and marathoners, tri-athletes, collegiate athletes, as well as first time runners. Having been a collegiate athlete himself, he utilizes his background to better relate to and treat his patients.
JAMES PARK, PT, DPT – PHYSICAL THERAPY CLINICAL MANAGER
JOANNE RULAND DIRECTOR of MARKETING
HEIDI MARTIN, DPT
BRIANNA CAPERONIS, DPT
CHRISISTOPHER MASSA, DPT
GARO CAPARYAN, DPT
DHANASHREE AWHAD, DPT
Eric Van Pelt- Physical Therapy Assistant
Eric joined the KineticPT team in 2006. He is a Dean’s List graduate of the SUNY Orange Physical Therapy Assistant program. Eric has combined his knowledge of biomechanics; flexibility; and speed, agility, and strength training with his clinical skills to help countless athletes at the professional, collegiate, high school, and youth levels. His dedication and commitment to life-long learning drives him to provide the highest quality of care to his patients.
Wendy Cohen-CERTIFIED PERSONAL TRAINER
Wendy has had much experience in the health and fitness field. She has participated in the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America and continues to educate herself in subjects such as, Midlife Fitness for Women, Senior Fitness, and Youth Fitness. Wendy spends much of her time training individuals, mostly women, and educating them about the importance of fitness at any age.
Peter Angelo, Acupuncturist