Our Team

Meet our Physical Therapists

Your doctorate level clinician will personally work with you and your physician to create an individualized treatment plan and walk you through every step of your rehabilitation. We are dedicated to helping you find pain relief, improve function to your body and maximize your physical well-being.
 

All Physical Therapists have Doctorates in Physical Therapy.

Dr. Hyun (June) Park

PT, DPT, CIDN, Owner

Dr. Hyun J. (June) Park, PT, DPT, CIDN graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She is certified in dry needling by the Integrative Dry Needling Institute. She is a member of the APTA (American Physical Therapy Association), with special interest in the Sports Physical Therapy section.

Prior to becoming the owner and Clinical Director of Fort Lee Physical Therapy in 2009, she worked at various physical therapy centers, such as the Kessler Rehabilitation Centers.

Dr. Park has extensive knowledge in working with pediatric and special needs patients, and makes it a priority to stay knowledgeable in the latest rehabilitation treatments such as Kinesio Taping, which is a rehabilitative technique that uses Kinesio Tex Tape to provide patients muscle and joint support during therapy sessions. As a physical therapist, her expertise also includes sports injuries, neck and back pain, outpatient therapy and post- surgical rehabilitation.

Dr. Park’s interest in physical therapy was inspired by her prior career in the fitness industry, where she came across many clients suffering from long term physical injuries. Her patients praise her upbeat personality, and her ability to consistently motivate them through every stage of their recovery. She continues to be passionate about physical fitness, and enjoys hobbies such as mountain biking, skiing, and golf.

Dr. Michael J. Dwyer

PT, DPT, Clinical Director​

Dr. Michael J. Dwyer, DPT graduated from Seton Hall University with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy.

Michael’s past career and internship experience has exposed him to a variety of different settings including: acute care, subacute care, and outpatient orthopedics throughout the Tri-State area as well as South Florida. During those past opportunities Michael worked with a diverse patient population and encountered a variety of different orthopedic conditions/injuries and diagnosis.

Michael emphasizes a treatment plan focused on incorporating a variety of manual therapy techniques and individualized therapeutic exercise programs. Michael plans on expanding his clinical knowledge by seeking different orthopedic certifications and plans on studying for the Orthopedic Clinical Specialist certification. Outside of work Michael enjoys weight training and is an avid boxing and baseball fan.

Dr. Michael (MJ) Marcano

PT, DPT

Dr. Michael J. Marcano (MJ), DPT graduated from Mary Baldwin University with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy.

Michael’s career and internships have given him experience in settings including: acute care, sub-acute care, and outpatient orthopedics.

Michael has worked with many patient populations within his experiences that encompass a diverse population of patients in outpatient orthopedics and medically complex settings.

Michael prides himself on his ability to apply a breadth of manual therapy techniques while curtailing his treatment plans to his patients’ specific needs in order to address and treat their functional impairments.

Outside of the clinic, Michael enjoys running, lifting weights, cooking, and traveling.

Judith Lamendola

PTA

Judith Lamendola, PTA is a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant who has been practicing in the field of physical therapy since 1998.

She received her education at Kean University and Bergen Community College where she served as a program tutor and clinical instructor. Judith has worked with varied patient populations, with the majority of her experience based in the realms of occupational medicine and outpatient orthopedics.

Judith is fluent in the Spanish language and, as part of an ongoing partnership with the APTA (American Physical Therapy Association), has co-authored a continuing education course the objective of which is to facilitate effective communication between her colleagues and the Spanish-speaking patient population.

She has been a member of the Fort Lee Physical Therapy family for the past ten years where she continues to pursue her passion for educating patients and helping them achieve their rehabilitation goals.

Judith is an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys cooking, traveling, and participating in activities focused on addressing community and environmental issues with her husband and two teenage children.

Our SPECIALITIES

manual therapy

Manual Therapy

Manual physical therapy involves one-on-one, hands-on, active and passive intervention techniques.

sports medicine

Sports Medicine

Our sports medicine physical therapy programs feature a unique blend of hands-on manual therapy, sports medicine and performance enhancement techniques.

orthopedic

Orthopedic injuries consist of injuries to the muscles, bones and joints. Your individualized and comprehensive program will be designed to relieve pain, improve strength and restore motion and mobility.

pediatric

Pediatric Physical Therapy

We help children to develop, regain and improve their ability to move.
Depending on the age of the child, or the child’s physical limitations, moving may be learning how to roll or to sit on his/her own.

amputee

Amputee Care

Our amputee care program offers comprehensive evaluation, treatment and support prior to and/or after limb loss. This happens prior to and/or after limb loss.

car crash

Motor Vehicle Injury Rehabilitation

The evaluation and treatment of issues related to motor vehicle accidents. Our therapists have advanced training in dealing with issues related to motor vehicle accidents.

Have Questions?

Let us know if you have any questions about your treatment, our practice and whatever else is on your mind. We are here to help and we look forward to serving you!