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Foreign Languages: Spanish


Monday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday:8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Featured Services

Physical Therapy
Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine
Functional Capacity Evaluations
Return-to-Work Program
Work Conditioning
Pediatric Physical Therapy
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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 at 215-850-3652.

Our 4,000 square foot facility is located in the heart of Juniata. We are located on the corner of J Street and Erie Avenue and across from the Community of Philadelphia Charter School. Our staff includes experienced clinicians and bilingual Spanish speaking staff trained in treating a variety of musculoskeletal and neurological injuries to the spine, shoulder, hip, knee and foot/ankle. We offer a van service to take you to and from home four days a week within a one mile radius.

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.

Our Team

Jessica McShane, P.T., DPT, Center Manager

Jessica graduated from Temple University in 1999 with a doctorate in physical therapy and has certifications in Graston, kinesiotaping and functional capacity evaluations. She is fluent in Spanish and has dedicated 13 years to providing care to the Hispanic community in the Juniata section of Philadelphia. She is passionate about restoring injured workers to the workplace and rehabilitating patients back to their best functional state. Manual therapy and soft tissue mobilization is a fundamental treatment approach she uses with all her patients, along with creating specialized treatment plans aimed at restoring function.

Kenan Nuhodzic, P.T., DPT

Kenan earned a doctorate of physical therapy degree in 2017 from the University at Buffalo SUNY. Kenan has extensive experience with manual therapy techniques and uses principles taught in the Maitland approach, such as joint mobilizations, and integrates pain science education into his practice. He is pursuing advanced certifications as an orthopaedic manual therapist and orthopaedic clinical specialist. Kenan is a certified strength and conditioning specialist and looks forward to serving the patients in the Juniata Park community and surrounding neighborhoods. Kenan is an Army veteran, having served with the 82nd Airborne Division from 2007 to 2012.

Ryan Cassedy, P.T., DPT

Ryan received a bachelor’s degree in biology in 2015 from La Salle University and doctorate in physical therapy in 2019 from Alvernia University. He is a Northeast Philadelphia native with a desire to provide quality rehabilitation services to those living in the city he was raised. Throughout his clinical education at Alvernia University, Ryan had a variety of experiences in eight clinical rotations ranging from acute care hospitals to outpatient orthopaedics. Ryan is looking forward to providing physical therapy services to a diverse population with a wide-array of conditions. Ryan has a strong interest in working with athletes of all ages and those suffering from concussion-related impairments.
All Services

Physical Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Telerehab
  • Fall Prevention Program
  • Manual Therapy
  • Neurologic Rehabilitation
  • Pain Management
  • Pre-/Post-Operative Care
  • ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Spine Program
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Fibromyalgia Treatment
  • Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Osteoporosis Management
  • Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Wheelchair Seating and Mobility Clinic Services

Sports Medicine

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

Work Health

  • Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Return-to-Work Program
  • Work Conditioning
  • Ergonomic Programs
  • Post-Offer Employment Testing
  • Injury Prevention
  • Utilization Management System

Pediatric Therapy

  • Pediatric Physical Therapy

Hand Therapy

  • Arthritis / Osteoarthritis Program
  • Joint Mobilization
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