PT, DPT, COMT, GT Cert, CI, CKTP, CIMI, CSST, CWC, CWT
Aleksandr Dekhtyarev received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from New York Institute of Technology. He began his career at Kingsbrook Medical Center in which he was able to hone his skills in traumatic brain injury, cardiac rehabilitation, post-surgical orthopedic rehabilitation, and bedside treatment. His knowledge, work ethic and dedication to Physical Therapy earned him a title as the “Employee of the Year.” Later, Alex was able to utilize those skills to become an adjunct Professor and a mentor to medical students and residents.
As one of the partners of Back to Health Physical and Occupational Therapy, Dr. Dekhtyarev spearheaded a mentor program for Doctorate students and medical residents enrolled at NYIT and Columbia University.
Alex holds multiple different specialization certificates and licenses. These include, DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy), GT Cert (Graston Technique Certified) , CI (Clinical Instructor), CKTP (Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner), CIMI (Certified Infant Massage Instructors), CSST (Certified Senior Strength Trainer), CWC (Certified Weight Trainer), CWT (Certified Weight Trainer). Alex also earned the prestigious Orthopedic Manual Therapy Certification (COMT).
Alex was eager to join forces with the JAG-ONE team in 2018. Currently, he is the Regional Clinical Director of the Brooklyn East facilities.