ABOUT

SPEAR’s W. 67th Street location is the best of both worlds—a cozy PT clinic and a world-class La Palestra fitness facility. Just a half block from Central Park and a block from Lincoln Center, 67th Street’s Upper West Side/Upper Midtown location attracts a blend of those who love art and love being ...

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MEET OUR PHYSICAL THERAPY STAFF

Jay Kwon PT, DPT

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Andrea Kwok, PT, DPT

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Jane Gaffney, PT, DPT

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Jane received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College, where she also earned her Bachelor of Science in Clinical Health Studies with a minor in Business Administration. Throughout her education, Jane was exposed to many sectors of physical therapy. She has worked in settings focused on outpatient orthopedics, inpatient acute care and inpatient rehab with an emphasis on spinal cord injury rehabilitation. Jane has a passion for helping her patients return to their prior level of function. She places an emphasis on weaving physical therapy into the individual’s lifestyle in order to promote optimal outcomes. Through the use of exercise, stretching, manual therapy and education, Jane is focused on assisting individuals in meeting their therapy goals. Jane grew up in Skaneateles, a small town in Central New York State. Jane participated in many different sports, including lacrosse, soccer, figure skating, water skiing and snow skiing. During her time at Ithaca, Jane participated in women’s club lacrosse and enjoyed running on the many trails throughout the city.

Sebastian Altomarino, PT, DPT

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Sebastian received his bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science & his Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT. During his academic experience, Sebastian worked in a myriad of facilities & rehab centers. He completed his final rotation at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, MS with a focus on tactile military orthopedic conditions & inpatient rehabilitation. Sebastian is a native of Queens. Prior to playing Division I Soccer at Sacred Heart University, Sebastian played for Archbishop Molloy High School & was a player for the New York Cosmos Development Academy. Sebastian’s exposure to the melting pot of NYC led to his interest in a profession with a common “language” – that common language was exercise & movement. Sebastian’s involvement in volunteering, sports, & academia guided him to pursue a career in health. He explored different physical therapy settings & was instantly attracted to a career in which individuals start living a better life.

Phil Jennette

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Matthew Grinnell

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Matthew received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy and Bachelors of Science in Rehabilitation from Northeastern University. While studying at Northeastern, Matt researched various methods for preventing chronic ankle instability, while also playing on the lacrosse team. During his professional career, Matthew gained experience helping patients with various orthopedic, sports-related, and post-operative therapy. Matthew incorporates a holistic approach with his therapy to ensure patients to return to a pain-free lifestyle. While Matthew has treated patients with numerous conditions, he has specific knowledge and interest treating low back, neck, shoulder and knee pain. Currently, Matthew is focusing on completing his CSCS certification and plans on working towards his OCS. In his free time, Matthew enjoys traveling, skiing, hiking and trying out new restaurants with friends.

CLINIC CONTACT INFORMATION

11 W 67th St ,
New York, NY 10023

CANCELLATION POLICY

We kindly ask that you notify us no later than 24 hours in advance for all rescheduling and cancellations. Thank you.

THIS CLINIC OFFERS VIDEO APPOINTMENTS

If you're not sure you can make it into the physical therapy clinic for an in-person appointment, you may be interested in requesting a TelePT video appointment. A session with a certified telehealth physical therapist could help you receive treatment from virtually anywhere.

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