Shore Wellness Center Joins the JAG-ONE Physical Therapy Team!

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Shore Wellness Center Joins the JAG-ONE Physical Therapy Team!


Kayla George

Chief Marketing Officer, JAG-ONE Physical Therapy

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July 7, 2020

Shore Wellness Center Joins the JAG-ONE Physical Therapy Team!

JAG-ONE Physical Therapy, the Tri-State Area’s leading provider of outpatient orthopedic physical and occupational therapy services, today announced their expansion of an additional New Jersey facility. Under the leadership of Michael Santamaria, Shore Wellness Center joins the JAG-ONE Physical Therapy banner, adding a facility in Oakhurst, New Jersey. JAG-ONE Physical Therapy proudly moves forward with an overall footprint of 65 facilities with 30 located in New Jersey.

Michael Santamaria is a graduate of Drexel University with a master’s degree in physical therapy. Michael is certified in the McKenzie Method of mechanical diagnosis and therapy. This post-graduate training focuses on assessment, classification, treatment, and prevention of musculoskeletal conditions of the spine and extremities. He is also certified in functional dry needling. He has been caring for patients in the field of orthopedics and sports-related injuries since 1998. Michael has completed a one-year internship with the New York Giants football team and is a clinical instructor for students from Rutgers and Sacred Heart University. He works closely with local high schools and universities, post-surgical care, multiple spinal conditions, arthritis, geriatrics, ergonomic evaluations, and gait abnormalities. Michael has been a Monmouth County resident for over 30 years. He graduated from Christian Brothers Academy and was a collegiate wrestler at George Mason University. He currently enjoys golf, cycling, surfing, mixed martial arts, and spending time with his family.

“I am thrilled to join the JAG-ONE Physical Therapy team”, says Michael Santamaria, Clinical Director of Oakhurst. “Shore Wellness Center was created with the ultimate goal of providing the most comprehensive and specialized physical therapy plan to each individual patient. Shore Wellness Center has been serving Monmouth County since 1998, successfully treating orthopedic injuries, post-operative rehabilitation, spine pain and injuries, arthritis, cancer rehabilitation, hand therapy, pediatrics and much more. JAG-ONE Physical Therapy’s mission and vision aligns perfectly with Shore Wellness Center, making them the perfect partner for our future growth and sustainability.”

“I am very excited to announce the addition of Michael along with his team to the JAG-ONE Physical Therapy family”, says John Gallucci Jr., JAG-ONE Physical Therapy CEO. “Michael brings the highest level of expertise, knowledge and care, and I look forward to much success under his leadership in Monmouth County. We look forward to welcoming him and his team to our growing family, increasing our footprint to two Monmouth County facilities.”

For more information on business development opportunities with JAG-ONE Physical Therapy, please contact Anthony DeSena, Chief Development Officer at [email protected].

About JAG-ONE Physical Therapy

JAG-ONE Physical Therapy is a comprehensive physical and occupational therapy company with locations throughout New Jersey, Brooklyn, Staten Island, Queens, Westchester, Manhattan, Long Island, and Pennsylvania. The Company’s multi-specialty staff has been serving the Tri-State area for over 20 years and have developed a unique, care-first model of rehabilitation delivering high quality clinical outcomes for its patients.


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