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We have been helping people with reliable physical therapy treatments for the past 37 years. All types of patients are welcome at Delaware Valley Physical Therapy Associates, PA. Our family-oriented team offers a wide range of physical therapy treatments depending on the ailments you are suffering from. For additional questions, you can either call us at 609-896-9054 or send us an email at dvpta123@gmail.com.

We have been serving Mercer County since 1979.
  • Princeton
  • Trenton
  • Bucks County
  • Burlington County
Our Physical Therapy Treatments
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James W. Schorsch, PT, DPT

James Schorsch has been a practicing physical therapist for 36 years. He graduated with his Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy from Temple University in 1978. He graduated with his Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Temple University in 1988. He graduated with his Doctoral degree from Arcadia University in 2003.
 
He got a certificate in Diagnosis and Management of Orofacial Pain and Temporomandibular Disorders from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ in 1995. He got a post-professional certificate from MCP Hahnemann / Drexel University in Hand and Upper Quarter Rehabilitation in 2001. He received his CCTT (Certified Cervical and Temporomandibular Therapist) from the Physical Therapy Board of Craniofacial and Cervical Therapeutics (PTBCCT) in 2008.
James W. Schorsch, PT, DPT

Jeffrey S. Mannheimer, PT, Ph.D., CCTT, CODN

Dr. Mannheimer received a BS degree in Biology from Bradley University, MA degree and Certificate in Physical Therapy from New York University and a Ph.D. in Health Science from Seton Hall University. He has 48 years of clinical experience in the evaluation and treatment of patients with neuromusculoskeletal pain / dysfunction syndromes. His clinical interests, teaching, publications, and specialization over the past 30 years have been confined to the evaluation and treatment of the cervical spine (CSD), cervicogenic headaches (CGH), temporomandibular disorders (TMD), and orofacial pain (OFP). He is a certified Cervical and Temporomandibular Therapist (CCTT) by the Physical Therapy Board of Craniofacial and Cervical Therapeutics (PTBCCT) and also certified in Orofacial Dry Needling (CODN) by Myopain Seminars.
 
He has many publications pertaining to the evaluation and management of pain by postural and ergonomic correction, manual techniques, therapeutic exercise, and non-medicinal pain control in dental, medical and physical therapy texts and journals. Jeff coordinated the chapter on “Cervicogenic Mechanisms of Headaches and Orofacial Pain” for the 4th edition of “Orofacial Pain: Guidelines for Assessment, Diagnosis & Management” of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain (AAOP). He is also the co-author of the first medical textbook on Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation, “Clinical TENS” in 1984.
 
In addition to private clinical practice, Dr. Mannheimer is currently an adjunct clinical professor at the Department of Regenerative and Rehabilitation Medicine (Program in Physical Therapy) at Columbia University. He was previously a clinical assistant professor at the Dental School of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) and director of the physical therapy tract for their continuing education program in the Diagnosis and Management of Temporomandibular Disorders and Orofacial Pain for 13 years until the program was discontinued.
 
Current professional memberships are held in the American Physical Therapy Association, the American Academy of Orofacial Pain (AAOP), and the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP). He has recently served the examination committee of the American Board of Orofacial Pain (ABOP) for the second time. ABOP certifies dentists in this specialty field. He also served as an AAOP council member. Dr. Mannheimer is the founder and current president of the PTBCCT, which consists of an international group of physical therapists who desire to promote education and specialty certification in the field of CSD, CGH, TMD, and OFP. Dr. Mannheimer is a frequently invited speaker at national and international seminars and scientific meetings.
Jeffrey S. Mannheimer, PT, Ph.D., CCTT, CODN

R. Tony Kauffman, PT, MPT

Tony Kauffmann received a Bachelor’s of Science in Physical Education and a Master's in Education from Trenton State College. After teaching and coaching at Lawrence High School and Mercer County Special Services School District, he returned to the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Sciences and received two degrees: Bachelor of Science in Health Science and Master's in Physical Therapy. 
 
Mr. Kauffmann’s interest in the field of Physical Therapy extends to Sports Medicine and Orthopedics. He has 26 years of clinical experience and is well-versed in the Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment of the Cervical and Lumbar Spine. Mr. Kauffmann works extensively with a post-surgical population with the present focus on arthritis-related conditions, i.e. total hip and knee replacements.
R. Tony Kauffman, PT, MPT

Christie J. Grover, PT, MPT, Cert. MD

Christie Grover has been a practicing physical therapist for 20 years. She graduated with her Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Hahnemann University in 1994. She was certified in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy from the McKenzie Institute in 1998. Christie is skilled in the treatment of the spine. Christie has also taken multiple continuing education courses in the treatment of pediatric patients. She treats torticollis, toe-walking, and other pediatric orthopedic conditions. Christie lives with her husband and 3 sons.
Christie J. Grover, PT, MPT, Cert. MD

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