News & Events

It’s an exciting time at EXCEL. Keep up with what’s going on.

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For more than 30 years, Excel Physical Therapy has been committed to providing the very best experience to our patients. Now, more than ever, we are dedicated to supporting our patients throughout these unique circumstances. Over the past few months, we have retooled our clinical operations to ensure that we’re able to provide continued care to our patients in a safe, comfortable environment. As the situation continues to evolve, so will we. 

Excel Orthopedic Physical Therapy Announces a New Chief Financial Officer

Excel Orthopedic Physical Therapy (“EXCEL”), New Jersey’s premier provider of comprehensive orthopedic physical therapy since 1990, is pleased to announce that George Merhi has joined the organization as its Chief Financial Officer. Merhi is a seasoned financial executive who will provide leadership and guidance to the finance and accounting team while overseeing all aspects of finance, accounting, cash and asset management.

Excel Physical Therapy Expands into Essex County

Excel Orthopedic Physical Therapy (“EXCEL”), New Jersey’s premier provider of orthopedic physical therapy since 1990, last week opened an office at 555 S Livingston Avenue at the former site of historic Livingston retailer Sams Fine Men’s Clothing (“Sams”).

Berkeley Heights Ribbon-Cutting & Open House

We were honored to have Mayor Devanney and members of the Berkeley Heights Town Council join us to celebrate the opening of our new clinic. We’re so grateful for the warm welcome from the Berkeley Heights community.

Excel Physical Therapy Takes Over Long-Vacant Springfield Avenue Storefront

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – Excel Orthopedic Physical Therapy (“EXCEL”), Northern New Jersey’s premier provider of orthopedic physical therapy for nearly 30 years, last week opened an office at 410 Springfield Avenue in Berkeley Heights, NJ. This spacious, open-concept physical therapy facility moved into the storefront next to Pet Supplies Plus, which longtime residents may recall has sat vacant for several years following prior tenant Drug Fair’s 2010 bankruptcy filing.

Excel Physical Therapy Continues to Expand New Jersey Footprint with Opening of Third Union County Location

Excel Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Northern New Jersey’s premier provider of orthopedic physical therapy for nearly 30 years, continues to expand its footprint in New Jersey with today’s opening of a Berkeley Heights office. Joining Summit and Westfield, the Berkeley Heights office now marks EXCEL’s third location in Union County and the company’s fourteenth overall. 

Excel Orthopedic Physical Therapy Expands Hip Specialty Program

Excel Orthopedic Physical Therapy continues to expand its Hip Specialty Program, with six physical therapists recently attaining credentials as Advanced Hip Clinicians. EXCEL’s Specialty Programs provide rigorous continuing education and ongoing learning opportunities for distinguished physical therapists who have declared an interest in treating specific patient populations.

Excel Physical Therapy to Replace 119-Year-Old SAMS Fine Men’s Clothing

[SAMS owners] the Cohens confirmed that Excel Physical Therapy will move into their address, and expressed their confidence in the future success of this organization. They noted that they feel good about handing the keys over to an organization they feel will provide a much-needed service to the community, and are confident that the new business will be an excellent fit and for Livingston.