Staff

Dr. Scott Paskiewicz

Physical Therapist and Owner, DPT, OCS, MBA

Dr. Scott uses a variety of evaluation and treatment strategies based on the needs of the patient. He is trained in McKenzie, Osteopathic and Paris philosophies. He also believes in using a mix of advanced hands on and exercise techniques to achieve maximum results in the shortest period of time. Dr. Scott is a Level One Certified Golf Fitness Instructor through mytpi.com, Certified Hand Therapist, Certified Vestibular Therapist, Certified BIG Therapist through LSVT Global, Certified Kinesiotaping and also a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist. He has been treating since 1996 and understands the importance of not only providing high quality treatment but also great customer service. Dr. Scott hates it when patients wait in the waiting room and will make every effort to get new patients in for their appointment within 48 hours.

Education

➲ Doctorate in Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine, FL, January 2006

➲ Master's of arts in Business Administration, Dowling College, Oakdale, NY, May 2001

➲ BS in Physical Therapy, SUNY Stony Brook, Summa Cum Laude, June 1996

 

Professional Experience

➲ Leisure Physical Therapy; Owner; 2003-present

➲ Nursing Sisters Home Care; Clinical Supervisor; 2000-2003

➲ Central Suffolk Hospital; Assistant Director; 1996-2000

 

Certifications

➲ Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist (Expired)

➲ Certified Vestibular Therapist

➲ Certified BIG Therapist for Parkinson's disease

➲ Certified Golf Fitness Instructor through Titleist

 

Continuing Education

➲ Levels 1 and 2, North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy

➲ Passed Level 2 exam for NAIOMT

➲ S1- Introduction to spinal evaluation...

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➲ Doctorate in Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine, FL, January 2006

➲ Master's of arts in Business Administration, Dowling College, Oakdale, NY, May 2001

➲ BS in Physical Therapy, SUNY Stony Brook, Summa Cum Laude, June 1996

 

Professional Experience

➲ Leisure Physical Therapy; Owner; 2003-present

➲ Nursing Sisters Home Care; Clinical Supervisor; 2000-2003

➲ Central Suffolk Hospital; Assistant Director; 1996-2000

 

Certifications

➲ Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist (Expired)

➲ Certified Vestibular Therapist

➲ Certified BIG Therapist for Parkinson's disease

➲ Certified Golf Fitness Instructor through Titleist

 

Continuing Education

➲ Levels 1 and 2, North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy

➲ Passed Level 2 exam for NAIOMT

➲ S1- Introduction to spinal evaluation and manipulation

➲ S2- Advance lumbar spinal evaluation and manipulation

➲ S3- Advance cervical and thoracis evaluation and manipulation

S4- Advanced lumbopelvic evaluation and manipulation

MF1- Myofascial Manipulation

E1- Extremity evaluation and manipulation

E2- Advanced Extremity evaluation and manipulation

➲ Saunders evaluation and treatment of the knee

➲ Foundations of Clinical Orthopedics

➲ Medical Diagnostics

➲ Diagnostic Imaging

➲ Psychology of exercise

➲ McKenzie Part A- Mechanical diagnosis and treatment of the lumbar spine

➲ McKenzie Part B- Mechanical diagnosis and treatment of the cervical and thoracic spine

➲ Level 1 and 2 TPI

➲ Vestibular Function in Orthopedics

➲ Evidenced Based Concussion with certification

➲ Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy

➲ Advanced Rehabilitation Therapy

➲ KT1 and KT2 (Kinesiotaping)

 

Community

➲ Small groups coach

➲ Boy's Stockade Leader

➲ Basketball Coach

 

Personal

➲ Married for 19 years to wife Rosina

➲ Lives in East Moriches

➲ Two children ages 14 and 11 (boys)

➲ Actively involved with Eastport Bible Church and Paradise Orphanage

➲ Plays tennis competitively; also enjoys golf, basketball, fishing, boating, travel, scuba, spearfishing

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Awa Drame

 Physical Therapist Assistant
Certified Kinesiotaping Practictioner
Certified Big and Loud

 

Awa has been with Leisure Physical Therapy for 12 years. Awa is known for her caring attitude, kindness and professionalism.

 

Adriel Williams

Physical Therapy Aide

 

Adriel brings his dynamic, friendly, fun-loving personality to Leisure
PT and we are proud to have him here.

 

Barbara Walters

Office Manager

 

Barbara (not that Barbara) has over 20 years of experience in healthcare settings and brings her competence and patience to the practice. Barbara used to own a bakery and frequently bakes for the office.