Our Staff

Jennifer S. Hepsen

Jennifer S. Hepsen, PT, DPT

Waldwick

NJ PT License # 40QA01182600

Jenna graduated from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor Degree in Exercise Science. After working for a year as a physical therapy aide, she drove cross-country to live in Santa Monica while pursuing a Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California, one of the country's top physical therapy programs.

Jenna developed an interest in physical therapy during high school. She battled Lyme disease for almost three years. While participating in high school soccer, softball and dance, she often found relief from her symptoms through exercise and support from her teammates. She gained a patient's perspective of how pain and physical limitations can dramatically affect one's daily life.

For over twelve years at Excel, Jenna has enjoyed treating a wide variety of orthopedic ailments across a wide range of ages. She has a particular interest in treating post-mastectomy patients, and patients with shoulder and foot/ankle injuries.

When she's not working, Jenna is busy raising her two daughters with her husband, Erik  She enjoys entertaining and cooking for friends and family.  She is an avid traveler visiting 35 of the 50 United States, western Canada, Australia, the Caribbean, Spain, Germany, Poland, and Croatia.