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1051 East Cornell Road
Mercer, PA 16137

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(724) 662-4666


Day of the Week Hours
Monday:9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday:7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday:8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday:7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday:8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Featured Services

Physical Therapy
Aquatic Therapy
Sports Medicine
Functional Capacity Evaluations
Return-to-Work Program
Work Conditioning
Post-Offer Employment Testing
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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. Request an appointment and experience the power of physical therapy today.

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Physical Therapy Treatment Area
Aquatic Therapy
Our Team

Tony Sacerino, DPT, LSVT BIG Certified, Center Manager

Tony graduated from Slippery Rock University in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in biology and Widener University in 2010 a doctorate in physical therapy with certification in health care management. Tony completed an orthopedic residency program in 2014 where he received specialized training in outpatient orthopedic physical therapy. He has completed over 600 hours of continuing education in various subjects including chronic pain management, McKenzie method for spinal rehabilitation, vestibular and concussion rehabilitation and a variety of pre & post-surgical orthopedic conditions. In 2022, he became certified in LVST BIG which is a specialized program of rehabilitation for Parkinson's disease, as well as other neurological diseases. In his spare time, Tony enjoys spending time with his son, Logan, and wife, Beth. He is an avid Pittsburgh Penguins fan and enjoys going to concerts, sporting events and Broadway musicals.

Liz Kruck, PTA, Patient Service Specialist

Liz has over 13 years of experience in the Cool Springs center. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, she also serves as the patient service specialist. She received her associates degree in physical therapist assistant from Penn State Shenango, and she completed specialized training in the delay the disease program for Parkinson's disease. Liz has an extensive background in fitness and enjoys cooking, yoga, walking her dog and spending time with her family.

Jerry Gawne, PTA

Jerry is a 2005 Penn State graduate and has over 16 years of experience as a physical therapist assistant. He has developed specialized skills in kinesiotaping and aquatic therapy. Jerry also serves as the Mercer Area School District head wrestling coach. His hobbies includes softball, golfing and hunting.
All Services

Physical Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Neurologic Rehabilitation
  • Pain Management
  • Spine Program
  • TMJ/TMD Rehabilitation
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation

Sports Medicine

  • Sports Medicine
  • Concussion Management

Work Health

  • Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Return-to-Work Program
  • Work Conditioning
  • Post-Offer Employment Testing
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NovaCare offers same day appointments. Call in the morning and be seen that day! For more information about same day appointments, please contact your local NovaCare Rehabilitation center today.

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