Robert Costiera MS, PT

PHONE:   (718) 848-9400
FAX:           (718) 848-7934
ADDRESS: 158-03 91st Street
Howard Beach, NY 11414

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Our Staff IMG_3806Robert Costiera, MS,PT Robert is a NYS licensed physical therapist who graduated from the New York Institute of Technology in 2000 with his Masters degree.  Robert also attained two Bachelor of Science degrees from St. John’s University in 1993 and the New York Institute of Technology in 1997.  Robert’s main emphasis has been orthopedics and manual therapy in which he continues to enhance his skills by attending numerous continued educational courses throughout the years.  He also has extensive experience with neurological disorders, pediatrics and sports related injuries.  He is the sole owner of OrthoFlex Physical Therapy which he opened in the Howard Beach area in May 2006 and has been providing one on one hands on care with his exceptional manual therapy skills.  Robert is also a clinical instructor and continues to educate his staff and students to ensure that his patients are treated with the highest regard and achieve optimal results.  In August 2003 he became a published author in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning after many years of research while pursuing his Masters degree.  Robert believes that through hard work and dedication anything in life can be accomplished which he continues to instill in his patients, students and staff on an everyday basis.  
IMG_4744 Jacqueline Oricchio, DPT Jacqueline attained her Doctorate in physical therapy from the New York Institute of Technology in 2009.  Jacqueline has a variety of experience in orthopedics, neurology and pediatrics.  She has worked with a wide variety of age groups from pediatrics to geriatrics and has been working at OrthoFlex for the past 3 years.  She is a truly skilled therapist that is driven, empathetic and knowledgeable with all facets of treatment.  Jacqueline continues to attend continuing education courses to better enhance her skills.  She incorporates Kinesio taping during treatments and has achieved successful outcomes.  Jacqueline is also a clinical instructor and has been educating her students with her manual therapy skills such as joint mobilizations, soft tissue massage and myofascial techniques.
KerriKerri Boerner, DPT Graduated from the New York Institute of Technolgy with her doctorate in physical therapy in 2013 and a Bachelors of Life Sciences in 2011 with honors. Her specialities include orthopaedics, pediatrics and geriatrics. Kerri also has extensive experience working with children in the school based setting that have various diagnoses. She has tremendous passion and empathy and continues to attain optimal results with her patients.    
AlekseyAleksey Semenets PT, DPT Received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy in May 2015 from New York Institute of Technology. Aleksey has become part of the OrthoFlex rehabilitation staff in July 2015. He excels in outpatient orthopedic, manual therapy care and sports related injuries. During his clinical affiliations he also gained experience in subacute/ inpatient rehabilitation, neurological disorders, and pediatrics. Aleksey continues to expand his knowledge base with continuing education courses in manual therapy and orthopedic care to provide his patients with the latest treatments with excellent results. All of his therapeutic treatments used are supported with the latest research for the most optimal outcomes. Aleksey is truly compassionate and driven in his field.  

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