At FYZICAL Royal Palm Beach, hospitality meets healthcare. Our team of professionals specialize in physical therapy services including rehabilitation, balance therapy, athletic training, sports medicine, occupational and hand therapy. We assure that our patients receive the highest standards of care...

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Joseph Hitchcock

Doctor of Physical Therapy

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Joseph Hitchcock, is a native Floridian born and raised in Pompano Beach. Joe earned his Bachelors in Exercise Science and Health Promotion at Florida Atlantic University. After personally experiencing physical therapy due to sports related injuries and a burn injury, he developed the desire to help others in similar circumstances. Joe attended D’Youville College in Buffalo, NY and earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2015. Joe was mentored by some of the top Orthopedic Manual Therapists and McKenzie Certified clinicians. These experiences helped him fine tune the skilled manual therapy techniques he uses with patients today. Since joining FYZICAL Palm Beach in 2016, Joe has gained Level 2 Balance and Vestibular certification, along with implementing instrumented soft tissue manipulation and Kinesio Taping Techniques. In his spare time Joe lives an active lifestyle, often outdoors with activities such as hiking, hunting, and fishing.

Brett Perera


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Brett was born and raised in Baton Rouge, LA. He attended Louisiana State University where he earned his Bachelors of Science Degree in Kinesiology in 2007. He then continued his education at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, LA where he earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2011. Following graduation, he and his wife (a native of Wellington, FL) moved to Florida to begin his career. Brett joined the FYZICAL team in 2011, and he is now leading the way in our Royal Palm Beach and Wellington locations as Center Director. He is Level III Vestibular Certified and enjoys treating various types of orthopedic and vestibular cases, specifically BPPV. While leading our two western community clinics, Brett has since become a father of three to complete their family of five!


11482 Okeechobee Blvd., Suite 2
Royal Palm Beach, FL 33411


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