At Total Physical Therapy of Massapequa, our goal is to provide exceptional customer service to all of our patients. We take pride in our personalized care and strive to spend the necessary time with each patient to ensure a comfortable experience.
Steve & his wife
Steve Gazzo is the owner as well as a participating physical therapist at Total PT. Steve is a native Long Islander and received his Master of Arts degree from Touro College in 1989. His experience in the field includes hospitals, orthopedic practices, and personal home care. His wealth of knowledge combined with this genuine care of each patient is what led Steve to own his own practice in Massapequa.
He is active in the community, church and truly enjoys serving the people of Long Island. You will be well cared for by him and our highly regarded staff throughout your therapy with us.
With over 8 years of experience in the field of Occupational Therapy (OT), Jason has worked in multiple settings with all populations with a variety of musculoskeletal impairments, developmental problems, and cognitive deficits. Jason’s education includes a Master of Science in occupational therapy from York College CUNY and throughout his career, he challenged himself to expand his skills across all areas of practice for the OT profession. Jason is experienced in providing treatment in rehab centers, skilled nursing homes, homecare, etc. Over the years, he fulfilled many roles as therapist/CEO/ supervisor /hand clinics specialist/clinical instructor, as well as a professor within the OT programs at many CUNY and SUNY universities. He taught and collaborated in the development of student curriculum for OT programs and mentored future practitioners.
Jason also has experience as a peds OT working in public schools across Queens and Brooklyn for students with learning and adjustment challenges and maximizing their independence.During the beginning of the pandemic Jason was called to be acting Chief Director for Brookdale Hospital’s Inpatient/Outpatient hand therapy departments and would provide homecare services to his patients with covid in their homes. His willingness to incorporate his wealth of knowledge enabled him to achieve success with his patients and now is partnering with Total Physical Therapy of Massapequa!
Linda has worked at Total Physical Therapy of Massapequa since 2007 and has a degree in Communications. She is in charge of patient medical billing and handling social media for the practice. If you have any questions, email her at Linda@totalptcare.com.