SOAR Physical Therapy - Ocean Township, NJ
SOAR Physical Therapy & Acupuncture in Oakhurst, NJ provides the highest level rehabilitation, sports medicine & physical therapy with a concierge-style approach to customer service.
Oakhurst, NJ 07755
Shore Orthopedic & Athletic Rehabilitation (S.O.A.R. Physical Therapy) was established in 1988 to fulfill a need for specialized orthopedic rehabilitation to the residents of Southern Monmouth and Northern Ocean Counties, NJ.
Our goal is to return our patients to their normal activities as quickly as possible, at work and at home, fully functional and pain-free. We emphasize patient education to prevent a recurrence of your problem and to avoid associated disorders to which you may be susceptible.
When disease or accident prevents a full recovery, we teach you the skills needed to manage limitations while maximizing your function.
Enhancing the quality of life for people in our community by optimizing physical movement.
We educate and empower individuals with ethical, one-on-one care in private treatment rooms. We use up-to-date exercise research, the latest hands-on techniques, and the most recent technological advances.
We provide physical therapy and acupuncture to examine, assess, design, and implement individualized treatment plans targeting pain and movement dysfunction.
SOAR Specialty Services
Meet the Staff
Jared graduated from The University of Scranton with a B.S.in Exercise Science. He then continued to pursue his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Rutgers University. During this time, he served as a strength and conditioning coach for a private gym working with athletes ranging from 8-80 years old.
After graduation he worked in an inpatient rehabilitation hospital treating patient diagnoses including but not limited to: amputee, trauma, stroke, brain injury, and spinal cord injury. Throughout this time, he also completed his specialization in vestibular assessment and management through the American Institute of Balance. He has served as a volunteer with the American Physical Therapy Association for the Academy of Orthopedics and Clinical Practice Guidelines Group. Jared has a peer reviewed research publication in the Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies on force transmission through muscle tissue during resistance exercise. He has a passion for teaching and currently serves as an adjunct faculty member at Kean University in the Department of Health and Human Performance. Courses taught include introduction to exercise physiology, advanced exercise physiology, fitness and health promotion, and research methods and design. Hobbies outside of his professional career include skiing, fishing, and hiking.
Dr. Froio, one of the principles of SOAR, graduated Magna Cum Laude from Kean University in 1998 with an undergraduate degree in Biology and completed his physical therapy training at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 2000. He then continued his education at UMDNJ with the completion of his clinical doctorate in physical therapy in 2003. Before joining SOAR Physical Therapy in 2001 he worked in an outpatient facility where he treated sports injuries and general orthopedic conditions.
As a physical therapist credentialed by the McKenzie Institute, Dr. Froio is recognized for his level of expertise in mechanical diagnosis and therapy, with an emphasis on spinal care rehabilitation. Other areas of his continued education and expertise include manual therapy, post-surgical rehabilitation, general orthopaedics and the treatment of movement impairment syndromes and sport injuries In addition to providing patient care at SOAR, Dr. Froio is responsible for assisting with staff development and supervision. Additionally, he is a clinical instructor for physical therapy students from a wide variety of universities that affiliate with SOAR. He is a member of The American Physical Therapy Association and The McKenzie Institute, USA. He speaks both Spanish and Italian. When not working, Nick is enjoying his immediate and extended family.
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I was fortunate enough to see Dr. Anthony on the very SAME day I called, to request help with vertigo. He was very knowledgeable, thorough, and compassionate. Not only did I leave feeling better, I also left equipped with practical, easy to follow information to help prevent future incidents. This was my second visit to…
I had a total knee replacement in Sept this year. I chose Soar Therapy for my re-hab. At first I dreaded going in for the appointments and going thru the process which was estimated to be 3 months of therapy. My therapist is Chris Albanese. Well Chris made it a fun experience. We got along…
Dr. Keith was wonderful. Very thorough and always took the time to explain everything in detail. The entire staff is welcoming, friendly and efficient. My experience with Soar was wonderful and I recommend it to anyone requiring PT.