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Rich Chessario

Rich Chessario, DPT

Rich Chessario, DPT, graduated with his Bachelors in Entrepreneurship and his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Gannon University in Erie, PA. While going through school he also continued to operate his gym, Core Fitness, until graduating and moving in 2015. He has continuing education in the McKenzie approach of mechanical diagnosis and treatment as well as hands on techniques to facilitate better movement strategies. He believes that educating a patient is the key to them turning a course of Physical Therapy into a more active and healthy lifestyle. Dr. Chessario has extensive experience in biomechanical analysis and treatment to take the patient beyond feeling better and back to any recreational activities they enjoy armed with better knowledge and a more bulletproof body.

His favorite area to treat is low back pain. He has had his own 25 year battle with low back pain that has yet to slow him down and has resulted in learning every play in the playbook as well as coming up with many unique methods to build on the sound principles he implements into each patients plan to reach their goals.