Excel Physical Therapy in Old Tappan, NJ 

Excel Physical Therapy in Old Tappan, NJ


Old Tappan Physical Therapy Clinic

If you’re looking for physical therapy in the Old Tappan, NJ area, look no further. The staff at our Old Tappan clinic goes the extra mile to make your physical rehabilitation and recovery a positive experience. Whether you’re sick of the everyday aches and pains, have suffered an injury, or are facing a surgical recovery, Excel Physical Therapy’s experienced physical therapists will keep you moving forward.

Located in the Bi State Plaza on Old Tappan Road, our Old Tappan physical therapy clinic totals 5,000-square feet with ample parking. We are conveniently situated near the New Jersey towns of Rivervale, Northvale, Harrington Park, and Westwood. It is also easily accessible from New York’s Rockland County towns of Pearl River, Orangeburg, and Piermont. 

With Direct Access, most patients can receive physical therapy without a prescription or referral, saving you time and money and helping you get back to health quicker. If our experienced therapists believe you should speak with a physician, we can facilitate introductions to the area’s best physicians.

Ready to get started? It’s as easy as requesting an appointment online or giving us a call. Typically, we can schedule your initial physical therapy evaluation within 24 hours. Our helpful Old Tappan patient coordinators will walk you through the necessary paperwork, schedule your appointments, and answer any questions you may have.

Led by Clinic Director John Gallagher, PT, DPTour Old Tappan care team is dedicated to providing an exceptional patient experience as you navigate road to recovery.

216 Old Tappan Road, Old Tappan, NJ 07675
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P: 201-781-5700
F: 201-781-5777

Monday            7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Tuesday           7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Wednesday     7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Thursday         7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Friday               7:00 AM – 6:20 PM

Office Features

Parking Lot

Locker Rooms


Free Wifi

Open Concept









Upper Body Ergometer




GameReady Cold Compression

Meet Your Director

EXCEL Old Tappan Clinic Director John has nearly 20 years of experience in orthopedics and sports medicine. He holds both a master’s degree and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy. As an athlete growing up, John was a frequent physical therapy patient and saw firsthand the impact of physical therapy. Sports continue to play a large role in his life, as John is an avid runner and plays basketball in a men's league in Montvale, NJ where he and his family reside. During his career, John has worked with patients ranging from age 3 months to 98 years. Recently, he has developed an affinity for working with knee and shoulder issues. John also loves teaching, not only in the clinic setting but also at the college level where he has served as adjunct faculty.

Questions for Our Office?

Evan O'Brien, PT, DPT

Evan O'Brien, PT, DPT

Andrew Foo, PT, DPT

Andrew Foo, PT, DPT