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Northwell Health Spine Center – STARS East Meadow
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801 Merrick Avenue East Meadow, NY 11554

Hours:

Monday-Thursday
7:00AM - 9:00PM
Friday
7:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday
8:00am - 12:00pm

Northwell Health Spine Center – STARS East Meadow

Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Services (STARS) helps patients find relief from pain and get moving again after an accident, injury, illness or surgery. As part of Northwell Health, STARS is staffed by licensed, friendly therapists who are experienced in the latest rehabilitation techniques. The STARS team partners with each patient, guiding them every step of the way toward a safe, healthy, rapid recovery.

Primary Medical Disciplines in Practice:

  • Physical Therapy

Other Disciplines in Practice:

  • N/A

Professional society memberships:

  • American Physical Therapy Association

Advanced levels of training /certifications:

  • Average years of practice: 16-20 Years
  • Mckenzie certification
  • Physical Therapy Clinical Orthopedic Specialist

Specialists

Brian Krebs, PT, DPTOCS, COMT, Cert MDT

Ashley Campbell, DPT, Cert MDT

Marissa Gorlesky, MPT, Cert MDT

Northwell Health Spine Center – STARS East Meadow
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Brian Krebs, PT, DPTOCS, COMT, Cert MDT

Brian is currently the Senior Director at STARS – Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Services. He has been a licensed physical therapist since 1997, earning a bachelor of science in physical therapy from Stony Brook University and then completing a doctoral degree in physical therapy from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. Brian specializes in spine rehabilitation and orthopedics, as well as sports and golf rehabilitation. He is certified in the McKenzie Method (Cert. MDT) for the diagnosis and treatment of spinal disorders.  Additionally, he is also a Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (COMT) through Maitland Australian Physiotherapy Seminars and Board Certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties.

Ashley Campbell, DPT, Cert MDT

Ashley is a licensed physical therapist and graduated in 2014 with her doctorate in physical therapy from Touro College, where she also received her bachelor of science in Health Science. Her clinical focus lies in orthopaedic rehabilitation, sports therapy, manual therapy and geriatric rehabilitation. Ashley plans to start her McKenzie certification this year.

Marissa Gorlesky, MPT, Cert MDT

Marissa is a licensed physical therapist and received her master’s degree in physical therapy from Quinnipiac University in 2004. Her clinical focus lies in sports and orthopaedic rehabilitation. She also has experience in acute care rehabilitation and home care.  Prior to joining STARS, Marissa worked at a large multispecialty Physician practice where she was part of the team that rehabilitated athletes conservatively and post-operatively. She has extensive experience in treating athletes who have undergone knee and shoulder procedures. Marissa has continued to grow her skill set by participating in advanced continuing clinical education courses.  She is an active member of the STARS sports committee.  She is also taking coursework in the McKenzie method.

Northwell Health Spine Center – STARS East Meadow
miles