Meet the people behind the premium therapy services provided at A&A Physical Therapy Associates, Inc. They are licensed and trained to provide evidence based skilled customized physical therapy treatment to attain patient’s goals and needs.
Smita Parikh, PT , BS – Founder and Owner
She is licensed physical therapist in the state of New Jersey for 26 Years. She is an active member of American Physical Therapy Association and NJ Chapter since 1988.
She is certified in L.S.V.T. Big Therapy; she is also McKenzie Specialist and has extensive background in Myofascial release, Muscle Energy Techniques, Mulligan techniques, Kinesio tapping, Trigger point release, and Manual Therapy, Soft Tissue and joint mobilization, Maitland techniques. She has expertise in orthopedic Rehab, Vestibular Rehab, Neurological Rehab and Fall Prevention in Elderly.
Shreya Ghiya, PT, MS, CKTP
Shreya Ghiya is a licensed physical therapist in the state of New York and New Jersey. She graduated from India with bachelors in physical therapy program in 2009. Shreya continued her interest in exercise science and earned a Master’s degree in Kinesiology from San Francisco State University. She continues to pursue her interest in clinical orthopedic physical therapy and works with a wide variety of patients to enhance pain-free mobility, correct faulty movement patterns, and increase stability in day to day activities. Shreya believes in adopting a holistic approach in helping her patients and in prescribing exercises. She also uses appropriate manual techniques such as Myofascial release and Joint mobilization (Maitland and a Mckenzie practitioner). She incorporates muscle energy techniques and advises on posture correction to make patients independent in self-care and to achieve their personal goals. She is a certified Kinesiotaping practitioner and uses Kinesiotaping as one of her many tools. In her free time, Shreya likes hiking, traveling to different places, and reading.
To meet our therapists, just call us at 732-525-8802 for Parlin Office and 908-561-4141 for Edison office to set your schedule.