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Monday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday:8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday:8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday:Closed
Sunday:Closed

Featured Services

Physical Therapy
Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
Hand Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Sports Medicine
Return-to-Work Program
Work Conditioning
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About

At NovaCare Rehabilitation, our experienced clinical team will design an individualized plan of care that aligns with your specific goals in mind. Through experience, advanced clinical training and clear communication with our patients, our therapy team will give you the advantage in recovery. We are proud to be part of the community and are committed to providing each patient with an exceptional experience that promotes healing and recovery in a safe, compassionate environment. Call or request an appointment and experience the power of physical therapy today.

During this time, we are keenly focused on your safety while helping you feel better. Our center is open and here to serve those in need. The Department of Homeland Security and state governments have deemed physical therapy an essential component of health care during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We are taking extensive preventative measures, guided by the CDC, to protect our patients and employees who enter our center. Should you not feel comfortable visiting our center at this time, we are also offering telerehab services so you can easily connect with one of our licensed therapists through web-based technology that is HIPAA compliant. Contact us today for more information.

https://www.novacare.com/services/specialty-services/telerehab/

Our Team

Joanna DeSantis, P.T.

Joanna is the center manager of NovaCare's Bayville location and a physical therapist with more than two decades of success stories treating patients in the outpatient and inpatient environments. Her experience encompasses a broad spectrum of orthopaedic injuries including knee and hip replacements, shoulder injuries, low back and cervical pain. Joanna’s true expertise is most evident in the rehabilitation of patients suffering from vestibular and cervicogenic dizziness issues. She is a 1994 alumna of Daemen College and an adjunct clinical instructor there.

Michael Hughes, MSOT

Michael Hughes is an Occupational Therapist at NovaCare’s Bayville clinic. Michael is skilled in the treatment of a broad spectrum of orthopaedic conditions and injuries, including upper extremity fractures, peripheral nerve compressions and upper extremity tendon injuries. Michael has dedicated himself to evidence-based treatment, thoroughness and compassionate rehabilitation with respect for each individual and his commitment to this clinical and service excellence is evidenced each day. Michael graduated from Seton Hall University with a master's degree in Occupational Therapy.

Gabrielle Fregeau, DPT

Gabrielle is an integral part of the clinical team who is skilled in the comprehensive evaluation and treatment of the full spectrum of orthopedic conditions and injuries. Gabby particularly enjoys working with patients that have movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis as well as patients with balance deficits, and she has notable success in the rehabilitation of patients with chronic pain and dizziness. Gabby is highly skilled at creating innovative programs which challenge, strengthen and restore patients to their prior level of function. She is committed to providing each person with the superior clinical care they deserve and being the kind of therapist you would recommend to your family and friends. Gabrielle received a doctorate of physical therapy in 2020 from Arcadia University.

Stephanie Golda, DPT

Stephanie is a dedicated professional with a passion for excellence in patient care. From the moment a patient comes through the door, she is fully engaged in creating an outstanding rehabilitative experience. Stephanie specializes in being an advocate and collaborator with all and is devoted to creating innovative treatment plans that meet desired goals. Stephanie has seen notable success in the treatment of orthopedic conditions and injuries including low back pain, lumbar and cervical radiculopathy, arthritis, total joint replacements, shoulder impingement and instability and plantar fasciitis. Stephanie earned a doctorate of physical therapy at Long Island University.
All Services

Physical Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Recovery and Reconditioning
  • Telerehab
  • Amputee Rehabilitation
  • Fall Prevention Program
  • Manual Therapy
  • Neurologic Rehabilitation
  • Pre-/Post-Operative Care
  • Spine Program
  • TMJ/TMD Rehabilitation
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Headache Treatment
  • Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Osteoporosis Management

Hand Therapy

  • Hand Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Arthritis / Osteoarthritis Program
  • Joint Mobilization
  • Orthotics Upper Extremity - Hand/Arm

Sports Medicine

  • Sports Medicine
  • ACL Program
  • Concussion Management
  • Functional Movement Screen

Work Health

  • Return-to-Work Program
  • Work Conditioning
  • Ergonomic Programs
  • Injury Prevention
  • Safe Patient Handling
  • Utilization Management System

Prosthetics & Orthotics

  • Lower Extremity Prosthetics
  • Upper Extremity Orthotics
  • Upper Extremity Prosthetics
  • Foot Orthotics
  • Spinal
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Community

During this time, we are keenly focused on your safety while helping you feel better. Our centers are open and here to serve those in need. The Department of Homeland Security and state governments have deemed physical therapy an essential component of health care during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We are taking extensive preventative measures, guided by the CDC, to protect our patients and employees who enter our center. Should you not feel comfortable visiting our center at this time, we are also offering telerehab services so you can easily connect with one of our licensed therapists through web-based technology that is HIPAA compliant. Contact us today for more information.

Community Involvement

Programs

Telerehab Program

At NovaCare Rehabilitation, we offer physical and occupational therapy from the comfort and safety of your home through out telerehab program. If you are limited by travel, injury or a weakened immune system, we will virtually bring our services to you.

ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation

Cancer patients and survivors often face painful, function-limiting consequences brought on by acute treatments such as chemotherapy, radiation and/or surgery. Cancer rehabilitation can help those individuals regain strength, physical function and the independence they may have lost due to cancer or its treatment.

Hand Therapy

Hand therapy focuses on rehabilitation of the hand and upper limbs and is the merging of occupational therapy and physical therapy theory and practice. Several of our highly skilled therapists go on to become certified hand therapists and are proficient in the treatment of hand and upper extremity conditions.

Recovery and Reconditioning

Check out our newest program! The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted so many lives over the past several months. If you or a loved one is on the road to recovery following the disease, we’re here for you. Our Recovery and Reconditioning Program focuses on building strength so you can resume activities as quickly and safely as possible.

https://www.novacare.com/services/recovery-and-reconditioning/

News & Events

Living Well Beyond Cancer (LWBC) Survivor Series

February 18, 2021

Living Well Beyond Cancer (LWBC) Survivor Series

The Living Well Beyond Cancer Survivor Series. This is an online program designed to help individuals with cancer, their families and caregivers build knowledge around the side effects often experienced due to cancer and its treatment.  Highlighting how ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation therapists can help people proactively manage and overcome these side effects.

To learn more and register for sessions, please click here

Telerehab with a Spanish Speaking Therapist

March 08, 2021
For our Spanish speaking patients, NovaCare Rehabilitation in Pennsville, NJ is now offering telerehab with a Spanish speaking therapist.  We are offering  therapy from the comfort and safety of your home through our telerehab program. If you are limited by travel, injury or a weakened immune system, we will virtually bring our services to you.  If you are interested in scheduling a telerehab visit with our Spanish speaking therapist, Janet Grabo, please call (856) 678-5484.