SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Joint Motion Physical Therapy (373 Park Ave, Scotch Plains) has announced the addition of Dr. Omar Amer, PT, DPT to its esteemed team.
Dr. Amer is a graduate of Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School and received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy at the University of Scranton in 2019. Since completing graduate school, he has worked primarily as a physical therapist in an outpatient setting. His focus has been on treating orthopedic conditions of the extremities and spine. Dr. Amer gained his well-rounded experience through extensive professional clinical experiences that encompassed inpatient and outpatient PT care.
Dr. Amer’s passion for Physical Therapy started while he was a high school student. He initially was a patient at Joint Motion PT, then spend time volunteering. He soon became a employed as an PT Aide and solidified his interest in the healing professions. His interest in how physical fitness can improve functioning spurred his love for Physical Therapy and motivated him to pursue it as his career.
As a result of the additional staffing, the office will now have more available hours, including Saturday appointments, which will allow them to offer shorter wait times for the high quality care they have been applauded for.
“We have always been very happy to be able to serve our community with high quality care, but we were having a hard time treating patients in a timely manner. This was never our initial goal, so it became evident to me that we needed to grow our staff and hire capable and highly qualified individuals to help serve our community’s needs better," said Triston Glynos, PT, DPT, OCS, who founded Joint Motion PT in 2006.
"I feel that we have assembled a great staff that will continue to carry on the vision of Joint Motion Physical Therapy,” added Glynos, who has twice relocated the practice twice as demand for services have grown.
The therapists at Joint Motion Physical Therapy use advanced manual therapeutic techniques, scientific-based therapeutic exercise approach, personalized Blood Flow Restriction Rehabilitation and a caring personality to provide treatments to most musculoskeletal and neurological conditions in their outpatient facility. Joint Motion Physical Therapy is located at 373 Park Ave in Scotch Plains and shares an ample, handicap accessible parking lot with the Scotch Plains Library behind the building.
Hours of Operation
- Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
- Tuesday: 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
- Wednesday: 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
- Thursday: 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
- Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.