Jay Neiswinter, PT, DPT
Jay Neiswinter, PT, DPT, is a highly skilled physical therapist providing comprehensive one-on-one treatment for musculoskeletal and neuromuscular injuries. Before opening his own practice, Dr. Neiswinter served as the director of physical therapy at Keating Physical Therapy in Cranford, New Jersey, and as the director of the outpatient orthopedic clinic at SportsCare Institute in Morristown, New Jersey.
Dr. Neiswinter has also completed numerous professional development courses to stay up-to-date on the latest techniques and treatments in physical therapy. He is passionate about diagnosing and treating sports-related injuries and complex conditions using the hands-on treatment techniques and patient-specific exercises. He has completed coursework to receive his Dry Needling certification as approved by the state of NJ.
Dr. Neiswinter earned his Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Hartford in West Hartford, Connecticut. He completed his physical therapy internships at a variety of locations, including Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut.
At Individual Physical Therapy, Dr. Neiswinter offers a variety of treatment options to address issues like herniated discs, arthritis, acute and chronic pain, and joint pathologies in addition to pre- and post-natal care and balance issues. He values the one-on-one approach to patient care, spending quality time with each patient individually and creating customized treatment plans for each individual patient.
Dr. Neiswinter is proud to work alongside his wife, Kate and the highly skilled team of physical therapists. Together they offer comprehensive, compassionate care with the goals of providing long-term pain relief, improving overall health, and returning patients to their highest level of function.
Kate Neiswinter, PT, DPT
Kate Neiswinter, PT, DPT, is an accomplished physical therapist who works with patients experiencing musculoskeletal and neuromuscular injuries and issues. While assisting her husband Jay in opening this practice, Kate worked at JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute (JRI) in Edison, New Jersey for 10 years as a staff therapist and supervisor.
Kate earned her Bachelor’s degree in Health Science Studies and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut. Kate has been an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) since college. She frequently takes offered coursework and webinars to stay involved with new research, noting a special interest in orthopedic and musculoskeletal issues, and business and insurance-related changes to physical therapy and healthcare.
During her career, Kate has worked closely with individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, stroke, acute and chronic neck and back pain, and post-operative joint conditions. Kate recognizes the importance of one-on-one treatment in a patient’s care and the impact the increased attention can have on a patient’s physical health and mental well-being. Kate has earned her certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy through the McKenzie Institute. Recently Kate also earned her Pregnancy and Postpartum Athleticism Coaching Certification to assist patients in managing their fitness during their pregnancy and postpartum journeys.
At Individual Physical Therapy, Kate is proud to work alongside her husband, Jay Neiswinter, PT, DPT. As a team, Kate and Jay offer one-on-one treatment with treatment plans customized to each patient. Offering compassionate and effective treatment, they work with patients to improve overall health by assisting in long-term pain relief and return patients to desired levels of function.
Mary McCoy, PT, DPT
Mary McCoy PT, DPT is a highly skilled physical therapist that comes to our clinic with experience in treating orthopedic, neuromuscular and neurodegenerative injuries and diseases.
Mary earned her undergraduate degree in Neuroscience from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She has completed affiliations in acute care, inpatient rehabilitation and orthopedic settings including NYU Langone Health in New York City.
Mary continues to advance her knowledge of physical therapy best practices through continuing education courses. She has completed courses specific to the hands on treatment of orthopedic and sports specific injuries as well as a certification in the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease.
At Individual Physical Therapy, Mary looks forward to working one on one with patients to create a treatment plan specific to their needs to ensure a return to a healthy and happy lifestyle.
Kim Sawczyn, PT, MSPT
Kim Sawczyn is a skilled physical therapist with 20 years of experience treating orthopedic and
neuromuscular disorders. Kim has worked in a variety of settings throughout her career. Over the past 15 years Kim’s training and experience have been focused on outpatient orthopedic/manual physical therapy. In the most recent 5 years, Kim was a Clinical Director as well as a treating therapist at Professional Physical Therapy.
Kim received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees from Ithaca College. She continues to further her professional education by taking continuing education courses annually.
Kim is a McKenzie certified practitioner in evaluation and treatment techniques of the spine and
extremities. She is credentialed as an Advanced Clinical Instructor through the APTA. She is currently pursuing a certification as a Pregnancy and Postpartum Exercise Specialist.
By joining Individual Physical Therapy, Kim hopes to continue sharing her skills and experiences and expand her knowledge through individualized care.