Hand Exercises can help with Osteoarthritis in Seniors

Hand Exercises Help Women With OA Get a Grip

Click http://www.medpagetoday.com/Rheumatology/Arthritis/52578 for the full story

Friends of db Ortho PT – Good luck to Brian Bott and Ranier Robertson of Aspire Fitness in Colts Neck

Brian Bott and Ranier Robertson have recently opened Aspire Fitness in Colts Neck NJ.  But Brian and Ranier and premiere fitness coaches with excellent credentials.  They can help anyone achieve their fitness goals through a combination of methods.  Their knowledge base will properly prepare people of all ages for a successful and safe experience.

Learn more at http://aspirefitnessnj.com/team-members/

See below for their special offer: AspireTrial8 5×11

AspireTrial8 5x11

Dr. Bertone gets re-certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist by the ABPTS

Dr. David Bertone, PT, DPT, OCS received notification today from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) that he has been re-certified by the board as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist.  This honor is bestowed on clinicians who demonstrate a high level of skill and expertise in their clinical specialty area and requires re-certification every 10 years to ensure continued clinical competency.

Dr. Bertone to speak at Concussion workshop in Shirley, NY on June 13, 2015


Dr. Bertone re-nominated to the NJ State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners!

David Bertone, PT, DPT, OCS, owner of db Orthopedic Physical Therapy was nominated by Governor Chris Christie for a 2nd 3 year term as a member of the NJ Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (NJBPTE). Dr. Bertone will need to be confirmed by the NJ Senate prior to starting the next term.

PT as effective as surgery for spinal stenosis – read article by Dr. Moczerniuk

Read article published in today’s greater media newspapers.


PT as effective as surgery for spinal stenosis – Moczerniuk 5.15

Watch the latest segment of our TV show – “You and Your Health”

Dr. David Bertone hosts You and Your Health on Old Bridge Public television.  This segment is with guest Dr. Jeff Van Gelderan, MD who is an orthopedic surgeon and discusses common recreational injuries for the spring and summer athletes.

New research proves that PT is just as effective as surgery for Spinal Stenosis

This high level randomized control trial looked at the effectiveness of PT vs spinal decompression surgery and found the results to be very similar.  Save yourself the pain and cost by seeing a physical therapist first!



Ankle sprain may lead to balance and chronic pain – article in News Transcript 4.8.15

Dr. Jerry Moczerniuk, PT, DPT published an article in Greater Media Newspapers about Ankle Sprains and how it may lead to balance and chronic pain.

Ankle sprains – balance and pain – News Transcript 4.8.15

Read the story published in today’s paper about our AlterG antigravity treadmill