Troy Hofmann, PT, OCS, ATC, Cert. MDT
Troy has been providing exceptional care since 1990 in the outpatient and home care setting in the South Jersey Region. He received his Bachelor of Science with a concentration in Athletic Training from the University of Delaware in 1988. He further received his Master of Physical Therapy from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey in affiliation with Rutgers University in 1990.
Troy is a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedics (OCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. Troy is currently an Adjunct Clinical Lab Instructor Professor for the Institute of Physical Therapy Education (for Orthopedics: Spine, TMJ and the extremities) at Widener University. Troy is Credentialed in Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment of Spinal Disorders by the International McKenzie Institute and as an Athletic Trainer by the National Athletic Trainers Association. Troy is Certified in the Functional Movement Screen (FMS), Y-Balance and he is a Graston Provider. His expertise is in the area of mechanical diagnosis and treatment of the spine (neck and back pain), advanced knee and shoulder rehabilitation, Temporomandibular Joint Disorders, headaches, orthotic fabrication for ankle/foot disorders, Integrative Dry Needling, and sports medicine. Troy has a special interest and expertise in the prevention and treatment of the overhead athlete.
An experienced clinician with an extensive specialty training background, Troy has worked with the U.S. Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics team and was a fitness evaluator to the U.S. Olympic Ice-Skating team. He has lectured for the UMDNJ/Rutgers Physical Therapy Program, the Athletic Trainer’s Association of Southern New Jersey, the Burlington County Athletic Trainer’s Association and various other professional and youth sports organizations. He also served on the Legislative Committee for the New Jersey Chapter of the APTA from November 1994 to May 1997. Additionally, Troy has written protocols for rehabilitation following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction and following rotator cuff repair, which have been utilized by many orthopedic surgeons in the Southern New Jersey region.
Troy currently provides yearly Coaches Safety education for Mount Laurel Baseball and Softball and enjoys spending time with his family, boating, golfing, tennis, water skiing and snow skiing.
David B. Huttinger, PT, ATC, Cert. MDT, CCI
David has been providing physical therapy services since 1990 in the local South Jersey area in outpatient physical therapy clinics and the home care setting. Graduating from Ursinus College he received his Bachelor of Science in Biology, with an Athletic Training minor in 1984. He also participated in the West Chester University Summer Sports Medicine Program in 1984. David was employed as an Athletic Trainer at Rutgers University from1986 to 1987. In 1990 he continued his education to receive his Masters of Physical Therapy from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in affiliation with Rutgers University. David worked as a physical therapist at Delaware Valley Physical Therapy Associates in Lawrenceville, NJ from 1990 to 1992 before moving down to Atco, New Jersey to work for PRO Physical Therapy. He then worked at Physical Therapy and Sports Services as a Clinical Director in Willingboro, NJ office from 1995-1996. From there, he worked as independent contractor for home care agencies in the Burlington County region.
David is a Certified Clinical Instructor (CCI) of Physical Therapy Students through the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). He has furthered his clinical skills by being credentialed by the International McKenzie Institute in Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment of Spinal Disorders. Dave is certified in the Functional Movement Screen (FMS) as well as the Y-Balance Test. He attended numerous courses specializing in Vestibular and Concussion rehabilitation. His areas of interest are Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, IASTM (Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization), functional training (FMS), Geriatrics and Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE), as well as gait analysis and running mechanics.
David is an avid runner and has participated in numerous races from 5K to marathons including the Philadelphia Marathon, Marine Corps Marathon and Boston Marathon. He enjoys working with runners or potential runners in getting them ready to run for leisure, fitness or races.
In his spare time, Dave takes pleasure in spending time with his family and hitting the golf course.
Alexandra Davis, PT, DPT
Alex obtained her Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) through Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA.
Alex grew up in Moorestown, NJ playing soccer since she was 5 years old. She went on to play for Mount Laurel’s club travel team and later played division I soccer for Towson University. Alex transferred to Arcadia University to pursue her passion for physical therapy where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Health Administration prior to attending Thomas Jefferson University.
Alex has a passion for working with patients of all ages. She enjoys working with a diverse patient population and helping patients reach their goals; whether it be returning to the field or returning to their favorite daily activity. Alex also has a passion for treating the female athlete, being a division I athlete herself. Alex is excited and plans to further her clinical skills in orthopedics by obtaining the orthopedic clinical specialist certification (OCS) in the near future.
In her spare time, Alex enjoys playing soccer, tennis, taking bike rides and making weekend trips to Cape May in the summer. She loves spending time with family and friends and ultimately tries to make every day one to be proud of.
Brian Hawthorne, PT, DPT
Brian received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA.
Brian grew up in Marlton, NJ, attending Cherokee Highschool before receiving his undergraduate degree at West Chester University. His decision to become a physical therapist stemmed from his desire to empower others to improve their quality of life. “I believe our bodies are the greatest tools we will ever receive, and they should be cared for as such. “– Dr. Brian Hawthorne, PT, DPT
Brian enjoys working with a wide variety of patients, including sports injury, post-surgical patients, and low back pain. He has a special interest in treating runners of all ages and skill levels. While attending Drexel University he focused on running biomechanics and studied under Dr. Robert Maschi and Dr. Kevin Gard, who lead the Drexel University Running Performance and Research Center.
Brian also has a special interest in treating TMJ disorders including myofascial pain, articular disorders, and headaches. Using a multifaceted approach, Brian treats the whole patient, addressing issues related stress, anxiety, and dysfunctional habits.
Brian is an enthusiastic runner who enjoys charity races and runs distances from 5k to full marathons. His favorite race is the annual 10-mile Broad Street Run in Philadelphia. Brian’s other hobbies include skiing, tennis, and strength training, but most of all, spending quality time with his wife and two children.
Meet Our Aide and Fitness Trainer
Matthew Fredrick, CSCS
Matt graduated from Lenape High School in 2009 and soon after went on to gain his Bachelors degree in Health and Science at the College of New Jersey. In pursuing his love of sports he was also on the their varsity soccer team. Matt joined the RESTORE team as our Physical Therapist aide in May of 2013. Within months, he was Y balance certified which is an assessment that differentiates balance, stability, and strength on either side of the body.
Thereafter Matt took interest in fitness. He earned his certification in the Functional Movement Screen (FMS) levels one and two, which is an innovative system used to evaluate movement pattern quality for clients and athletes.
Matt is a certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) where he uses his talent to focus on a unique and personalized exercise for each client. It is an important philosophy to focus on form so a safe and effective workout can be achieved. He also attends to our fitness patients on a daily basis whenever they need help.
During his spare time Matt enjoys outdoor activities such as snowboarding, camping, and hiking. Currently he is involved in several different men’s soccer leagues.
Meet Our Massage Therapist
Andrea Hatala, LMT
Andrea has been practicing Massage Therapy for the last 9 yrs. Andrea graduated Massage Therapy School from Chubb Institute Cherry Hill, NJ in 2006. She specializes in Deep Tissue, Sports, Swedish, Aromatherapy, Hot Stone, Reflexology and Pre-natal Massage.
Andrea has been providing massage services in the South Jersey area since 2006. She has worked at Trump Marina Crimzen Spa, Atlantic City; Medford Fitness, Medford; and Virtua Health and Wellness Center Virtu Spa in Washington Township.
Andrea enjoys spending time with her family boating, jet skiing, and vacationing in Florida and going on cruises.
Meet Our Nutritionist
Nicole Ciullo, RD, LDN
Nicole Ciullo, RD, LDN, is a registered and licensed dietitian with over 14 years of experience in the field of dietetics. Nicole graduated from West Chester University of Pennsylvania in 2001 with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nutrition. Throughout her career, Nicole has worked with infants, adolescents, adults, and the geriatric population in an effort to promote optimal nutritional health at all ages. As a young girl growing up in South Jersey, Nicole struggled with her own weight and realized during her teenage years that proper diet and exercise were key in attaining a healthy weight and being fit. It was because of her own battle that Nicole decided to major in Nutrition with the hopes of helping others in the future.
Currently, Nicole provides individual and group counseling sessions to patients seeking assistance with weight management and all aspects of medical nutrition therapy including, but not limited to:
- Pre-Diabetes & Diabetes
- Metabolic Syndrome
- High Blood Pressure
- High Cholesterol
- Heart Disease
- Kidney Disease
- Celiac Disease
- Food Sensitivities & Intolerances
Nicole is passionate about nutrition because she knows the difference it can make, not just in one’s overall health, but also improving self-esteem and a positive outlook on life. She believes “you are what you eat” and with proper guidance, she can help you achieve your nutrition goals.