About Us

Dr. Sam Putrino, PT, DPT

Dr. Sam Putrino, PT, DPT

Founder & Owner

Dr. Putrino is the founder and owner of Total Orthopedics, Physical Therapy and Sports Rehabilitation. He received a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Dr. Putrino has experience treating orthopedic, post-surgical, neurological and geriatric conditions, with extensive knowledge treating patients with ACL reconstructions, cartilage replacements, and joint replacements.

To further his education, he has taken a wide variety of courses to complement his skills, including Cervical/Thoracic Integration, UK-Spinal Manipulation, Advanced Concepts for the Treatment of Knee Conditions, Treatment of Mechanical Conditions for the Spine and Pelvis, and Vestibular Rehabilitation.

His goal as a physical therapist is to provide a thorough assessment and comprehensive treatment of each patient, to return them to their highest possible functional level. He believes in a well-rounded treatment approach which includes advanced manual therapy techniques, therapeutic exercise and patient education.

Dr. Nicole Liquori, PT, DPT

Dr. Nicole Liquori, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Dr. Nicole Liquori has over 18 years of experience in the field of orthopedic physical therapy. She received a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from The College of Staten Island. Dr. Liquori has experience treating complex orthopedic and post surgical cases, with extensive knowledge in hip labrum and shoulder labrum/rotator cuff injuries.

To further her education, she has taken a variety of courses to become a Pregnancy and Postpartum Corrective Exercise Specialist. Dr. Liquori understands the demands pregnancy and postpartum can take on the body. She is passionate about helping mothers like herself recover from injury and return to their previous level of activity.

Choosing the right physical therapist can make all the difference.

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