Jennifer M. Kuffel, PT, DPT
NJ PT License # 40QA01109900
Jennifer grew up in Leonia, NJ with four sisters. She attended Hamilton College and graduated with a BA. While at Hamilton, she played basketball (4 years), volleyball (2 years) and softball (1 year). After graduating, she was an assistant coach for a Division 3 women’s basketball team in upstate New York. Quickly she realized that she wanted to follow her dream and pursue a career in physical therapy. She graduated with her doctorate from the physical therapy program at Columbia University. Jennifer joined the Excel team in May 2006 and has been a main stay in the Oakland office ever since.
Outside of work, Jennifer has a very active family. She has a son, age 14, and a daughter, age 12, both of which are involved in many extra-curricular activities. They keep her busy. Jennifer’s husband is an avid golfer and constantly tries to get her out on the golf course. Jennifer and her husband also love to travel and just recently enjoyed a memorable trip to Italy.
Jennifer enjoys treating a wide variety of patient’s and diagnoses. Specifically, she enjoys treating post-surgical hips, knees and shoulders. She thrives on building a good rapport with each patient and tries to gain a clear understanding of their goals with therapy. With compassion and diligence, Jennifer strives to push her patients to their maximal potential, while also striving to provide exceptional patient care.