BEST PHYSICAL THERAPY TEAM IN SOUTH JERSEY!
Dr. Steve Young, PT, DPT
With over 15+ years in experience in the healthcare and fitness field, Dr. Steve Young serves as the Director of Fitness and Physical Therapy for Body Solutions in Eagle Plaza Voorhees New Jersey. Dr. Young coordinates the physical therapy, personal training, medical massage, performance training, and nutritional consultation services. Steve's efforts for the past eight years have been directed towards developing a comprehensive and effective physical therapy treatment plan and a fitness training plan based on scientific and medical evidence. Thousands of research articles later, Dr. Young has developed a unique approach of a combination of precise nutritional strategies along with correct exercises, and careful hands on techniques to maximize recovery after an acute or nagging injury / pain. This precise approach allows patients to experience complete recovery while improving their health. Dr. Young has also pioneered MetMax MovementsTM , the most effective AND safest workout approach available. See.www.metmax.com for details.
Dr. Young received his clinical doctorate and master's degrees in physical therapy from MCP Hahnemann University (now Drexel) and his Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology movement science with a heavy emphasis on biomechanics from the Pennsylvania State University. For the past seven years, Dr. Young has appeared on Fox news as a specialist on health, fitness, and exercise, and he is a regular contributing writer for local and online publications. His teaching and lecturing experience includes a presentation at the 2002 Sports Symposium at Pennsylvania Hospital and lectures to personal trainers across the country in facilities like Gold's Gym, Town Sport International, the Sporting Club, and numerous local gyms. His academic experience in teaching includes serving as an adjunct assistant professor at UMDNJ Stratford New Jersey. Dr. Young assisted with teaching the exercise physiology class for the master's in physical therapy program. His goal is to educate the public about the lack of scientifically based knowledge behind the many fitness recommendations from magazines, from books, and from advice from fitness trainers.
When not working and trying to change the world, Dr. Young likes to spend time with his family, play an occasional XBOX game, working out, reading research, and going out for fine dining. He's looking for a job as a food critic for fine restaurants if you know anyone hiring. : )
DR. Rick LaVoie, DPT
Dr LaVoie’s passion is to improve the health and wellbeing of others. He has been living his passion and helping people in the health and fitness industry since 2004 first as a fitness trainer and then as a Doctor of Physical Therapy. His extensive experience with designing proper exercise programs, improving client’s behaviors, and understanding of correct exercise technique helps him excel in his career as a physical therapist. He received his Clinical Doctorate in Physical Therapy form Richard Stockton College of NJ.
Dr LaVoie was an intern here in 2004 and eventually joined our dedicated team in 2011. Since then he has become an important part of our team of specialists. Dr. LaVoie previous experience at our office and his dedication to learning has prepared him to understand and master our unique approach to health care and physical therapy. He fully integrates a “whole body” approach to his treatments and is able to detect any imbalances that contribute to your aches and pains. He enjoys and specializes in orthopedics involving neck and back, hips, knees, shoulders, and even balance restoration.
While not busy treating patients like you, Dr. LaVoie enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with his family. He recently welcomed a new addition to the family, baby Olivia May and now values sleep a little more…