Vanshag J. Patel, DPT, PT – Head Physical Therapist and Personal Trainer
Van is a graduate from Northeastern University’s Doctoral Physical Therapy Program. He attended Northeastern University for his undergraduate and graduate degrees at MGH Institute of Health Professions. While at Northeastern, he was a Personal Trainer and Assistant Fitness Director at Choice Fitness for 4 years. Van completed clinical Physical Therapy affiliation at outpatient clinics in Cambridge and many other sites in the Massachusetts area. Utilizing a holistic systematic approach, patients under his care are subjected to proprioceptive rich treatment environments that foster graded motor learning and primer performance. Van incorporates several disciplines in his approach to treatment including sports deep tissue massage, manipulation/mobilization of joints, FMS (functional movement screening), Graston techniques and manual therapy to help treat pain and improve fitness and performance. Van is a competitive individual with a love for fitness, body building, sports, outdoor activities, and a big foodie. In his free time, he loves to spend his time with his Fiancé, exploring the outside world.
Hobbies: Food, Fitness, Bodybuilding, hiking, biking, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.