Prior to joining Ortho Rhode island, Aaron earned an undergraduate degree in Exercise Science and a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Rhode Island, and completed his orthopedic residency with Evidence in Motion. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
Aaron has experience in strength training, manual therapy, dry needling, and blood flow restriction for rehabilitative purposes, and has worked with participants in sports like powerlifting, bodybuilding, CrossFit, and lacrosse. Aaron brings passion and excitement to every opportunity to use his knowledge and expertise in all aspects of improving strength, performance, and power.
When he’s not working with patients, Aaron likes strength training, lacrosse, hiking, spending time with his dog, and enjoying craft beer and breweries.
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