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

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

    Nancy

  • “As a result of Lenny’s treatment, our daughter was the first college freshman rider to make nationals in 20 years!”

    Peter Walsh, MD

  • “The great quality of treatment was fantastic”

    Michele L

  • “My experience has been excellent”

    George O

  • “Without John I think I would have had to stay on medication or have an injection.”

    Judy

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

    Charlotte

  • “I can’t say enough wonderful things about John.”

    Bonnie Werse

  • “Highly recommend Dr. Beckenhauer”

    Ruben

  • “ProFysio helped me get back on my feet.”

    Anthony Savarese

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

    Sharon

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

    Gail Burneyko

  • “I was able to start feeling better and stronger within the first week”

    Melissa Ringer

  • “Excellent Treatment”

    Sandy R

  • “On site Doctor/ Excellent 1:1 therapy”

    MP

Stories, Reviews, & Testimonials From Our Patients

  • Improved My Range of Motion Along With TMJ Pain
  • They Helped Me With My Hip and Shoulder Pain
  • They Got Me Back to Playing Pickleball a 100 Percent