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333 Route 9, Suite B-18, Baywick Plaza
Bayville, NJ 08721

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(732) 269-1801


Day of the Week Hours
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

Featured Services

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

Therapy equipment
Hand therapy station
Outside front of building
Our Team

Joanna De Santis, P.T., Center Manager

Joanna is 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 orthopedic 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 dysfunction and cervicogenic dizziness. She is a 1994 graduate of Daemen College. Joanna's vision is that patients should be treated with respect and as individuals, gaining a person's trust is essential to making the rehabilitative process comfortable and successful.

Michael Hughes, MSOT

Michael is skilled in the treatment of a broad spectrum of orthopedic 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. Mike's vision is building a trusting relationship with one on one interaction with the patient which is essential to a successful recovery. Michael graduated from Seton Hall University with a master's degree in occupational therapy.

Annie Kalbach, P.T., DPT

Annie is a valued member of the clinical team who treats an array of orthopedic injuries and conditions both pre- and post-surgery. She has notable success in the treatment of joint replacement, concussion, low back pain, shoulder injury and rotator cuff repair. A highly patient-focused professional, Annie's goal is to understand each patient as an individual, to learn about their specific goals, educate them and keep them active participants in their rehabilitation program. Her exceptional patient care includes comprehensive patient education, compassion and encouragement as she assists each patient to reach their goals successfully. Annie's hallmark is creating innovative programs for each patient that challenge, strengthen and restore. Her passion for her career is evidenced every day.

Stephanie Golda, P.T., 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's vision is to provide the best possible care for her patients integrating her knowledge and expertise to personalize the plan of care to assist the patient in achieving their goals. Stephanie earned a doctorate of physical therapy at Long Island University.
All Services

Physical Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Recovery and Reconditioning
  • 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

Care Delivery

  • Telerehab
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News & Events

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.