Christian Blake

PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSISTANT

undefinedChristian Blake is a highly motivated, skilled Physical Therapist Assistant whose caring nature contributes to his role as a successful and dedicated clinician.

Christian earned his Bachelor’s Degree in exercise science from Rutgers University and understands the importance of exercise in the promotion of overall good health and wellness. Christian began his path as a licensed clinician after reflecting on the great experiences he had as a patient with his own orthopedic injuries as a lifelong basketball player. Christian continued his studies and earned his Associates Degree in Allied Sciences at Essex County College. Christian understands the hard work and dedication required by both the clinician and patient to reach the patient’s optimal rehabilitative goals to improve their quality of life.

In his spare time, Christian enjoys playing golf with his friends and going to the gym.

Education

AAS, Physical Therapy Assistant, Essex County College

BS, Exercise Science and Sports Studies, Rutgers University

Physical Therapy Coursework

  • Cardio Conditioning
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Exercise and Aging
  • Functional Human Anatomy
  • Fundamentals of Physical Therapy Assisting I
  • Fundamentals of Physical Therapy Assisting II
  • Fundamentals of Physical Therapy Assisting III
  • Internship in Exercise Science
  • Kinesiology
  • Motor Learning
  • Movement for Individuals with Disabilities
  • Psychology of Sport and Exercise
  • Professional Issues in Physical Therapist Assisting
  • Systems Physiology
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Therapeutic Intervention in Child Development and Gerontology

Conditions Treated:

  • Ankle Sprains
  • Core Instability
  • Elbow Pain (Tennis Elbow/Golfer’s Elbow)
  • Gait and Balance Deficiencies
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Contractures
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Strains
  • Meniscus Tears/Repairs
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Post-Operative ACL Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Tears
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
  • Post-Operative Rotator Cuff Repairs
  • Shoulder Impingement & Bursitis
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Trigger Finger
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement

Real Stories & Testimonials From Patients

  • “All of the therapists have advanced degrees in physical therapy. Beyond having technical knowledge, the staff is friendly, courteous, caring, and most of all encouraging.”

    Catherine Russo

  • “ProFysio Physical Therapy in Old Bridge is an outstanding and exceptional clinic.”

    Joseph M.

  • “The entire staff are friendly, professional, caring and supportive”

    Sharon

  • “I found the staff to be professional, courteous, and conscientious.”

    Andrew

  • “I was not just another patient, which made my recovery so much easier!”

    Previous Patient

  • “Working with Dr. Lenny was an excellent experience”

    Daniel Palmadessa

  • “The atmosphere is upbeat and positive with the utmost of individualized and professional care. I highly recommend their services for a speedy AND happy recovery.”

    Diane

  • “My experience has been excellent”

    George O

  • “The great quality of treatment was fantastic”

    Michele L

  • “If I ever need to undergo PT treatment again, I would absolutely return to this facility!”

    Nancy

  • “My experience and treatment with ProFysio has been excellent... The entire staff are friendly, professional, caring and supportive. ..”

    Sharon

  • “Treatment is effective and feels great.”

    Stephanie Pinck

  • “Dr. John’s combination of expertise, intuition, professionalism, and motivational skills are extraordinary”

    Justin Morreale

  • “They listen to you, are concerned about you, and are very, very nice.”

    Charlotte

  • “Everyone on staff is professional & demonstrates vast knowledge”

    Gail Burneyko

Stories, Reviews, & Testimonials From Our Patients

  • They Got Me Walking Again

    Hip replacements, shoulder replacement, and neck/back surgery. They got me walking again!

  • Stroke Patient - They Nursed Me Back Into Walking

    They nursed me back into walking, dressing, and feeding myself.

  • Now Able to Squat Without Knee Pain!

    Now able to squat without knee pain!