431 River Street Unit 4
Waltham, MA 02453
Our 16th ProEx Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Clinic, opened in January 2017. It is our eleventh clinic location serving central and northern Massachusetts and the greater Boston area. It is a 2,400 square foot state of the art health and wellness facility.
Our Waltham, MA clinic is conveniently located downtown Waltham MA on the corner of River and Elm st, just 3 miles east off exit 26 on interstate 95. It's central location allows us to serve the physical therapy and sports medicine needs of numerous towns and cities around Boston. If you live in or around Newton, Belmont, Lexington, Lincoln, Wayland, Weston, or Wellesley Massachusetts, contact us to schedule an appointment today.
Tina McDonald, MS, PT received her masters degree in Physical Therapy from American International College in Springfield, MA in 2003. Tina is licensed in the state of Massachusetts and Connecticut. Tina is currently a member of the Orthopedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association with primary interests in Sports and Orthopedic injuries and injury prevention. She is in the process of pursuing a certification as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Tina believes that patient education is vital to recovery and gives patients the tools to prevent future injury. While offering her expertise in exercise prescription and manual therapy, she maintains a fun and relaxing environment.
Dave obtained a Bachelor of Health Science in 2011, and Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2013 from Boston University. His final project to obtain his DPT consisted of a case study and evidence based treatment progression for a multi-structure knee injury in a college lacrosse player. Dave completed Level one and Level two of the Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy which is an intensive 2 year post doctorate fellowship program focusing on bio-mechanics and evaluation and treatment of spine and orthopedic pathology. He also completed the Boston University Orthopedic Manual Therapy program, and obtained the status of Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Therapy (FAAOMPT). In addition to patient care, Dave is currently a teaching assistant in the Boston University Physical Therapy Program Spine course, and also teaches an annual seminar for 3rd year doctorate students on Evidence Based Thoracic Manual Therapy and it's implications with back pain, neck pain, and overhead throwing athletes.
Nicole works as a staff Physical Therapist, working from our Woburn location. Prior to joining ProEx, she was an Advanced Physical Therapist with Spaulding Rehabilitation Center in Framingham. Nicole received a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Studies and her Doctor of Physical Therapy from Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College. She is an APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor and an APTA certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. In her spare time Nicole enjoys boating and spending time on Martha’s Vineyard.
Brandon Drinan of Waltham, Massachusetts is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts – Amherst with a degree in Kinesiology. He is a Certified Personal Trainer, presently with Boston Athletic Club. Brandon, a Waltham native, is a big Boston sports fan and enjoys reading and outdoor activities.
Tony Haddad of Wilmington, MA works as an exercise technician at the Waltham and Woburn locations. In this role, Tony instructs, motivates, safeguards and assists patients with their therapeutic exercise programs. Tony graduated from the University of Massachusetts- Lowell with a Bachelor’s of Science in Exercise Physiology, along with a minor in Nutrition. Tony is currently a graduate student pursing a Master’s of Business Administration with a concentration in Healthcare Executive Management, Operations and Finance. In addition to working for ProEx, Tony works as a Strength and Conditioning Coach and Personal Trainer training a wide variety of athletes. Tony currently teaches a series of workshops to college students who want to pursue a career in strength and conditioning and healthcare.