OUR TEAM

 

Michelle Musetti, Executive Director

Michelle Musetti, PT, serves as the Executive Director, lead Physical Therapist, and co-owner of Next Level Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Stony Brook University in 1999. For the past 18 years, Michelle has practiced in New York State as a licensed physical therapist. Michelle specializes in orthopedic and manual therapy. Her passion for helping others improve their quality of life shines through with all of her patients. She prides herself in treating the whole patient: mind, body and soul. She emphasizes a strong manual approach combined with therapeutic exercises outlined in an individualized treatment plan. Michelle makes it her priority that her facility has a great sense of community and is a welcoming place for all patient types to receive the care that they deserve. She is very active with the local school districts with sports injury rehabilitation and prevention, as well as plays a big role in treating residents of the local "over 55" communities for physical therapy, fall prevention and general conditioning and wellness. She is always striving to learn more about current events and new treatment approaches in the field of physical therapy through continuing education.

 

 

 

Michelle Satur, Administrative Director

Michelle Satur serves as the Administrative Director of Next Level Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation. For over the past 30 years, Michelle has worked in the Physical Therapy field and has prided herself on providing the highest quality services to her patients. As a result of the nature, depth, and scope of Michelle's administrative experiences, she assists with developing physical therapy organizational strategies by contributing information, analysis, and recommendations to strategtic thinking and direction as well as establishes functional objectives in line with organizational objectives. Moreover, Michelle assures that Next Level maintains the highest quality of services by establishing and maintaining liasons with local hospitals, universities, physical therapy training programs, key specialists and surgeons, community organizations and schools. Michelle oversees the daily operations of the practice, manages the staff, and processes all the insurance billing with a keen eye, a compassionate heart, and a warm smile. In addition, Michelle is always available to speak with patients or family members as well as respond to any request that they may have regarding their insurance coverage.

 

 

Kristen Krawczyk, Physical Therapist

Kristen Krawczyk, PT, DPT, serves as a  Physical Therapist at Next Level Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation. Kristen received her doctorate degree in Physical Therapy at Stony Brook University in 2008. She has extensive experience in orthopedic conditions affecting the general and athletic populations, as well as training in vestibular rehabilitation, acute care, and pediatrics. Dr. Krawczyk is also an adjunct teaching assistant for the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Stony Brook University in Southampton. She strives to deliver excellent evidence-based care based on individual needs.

Margaret Bender, Physical Therapist

Margaret Bender, PT, DPT serves as a Physical Therapist at Next Level Physical Therapy/Wellness. Margaret received her doctorate degree in Physical Therapy at Touro College in 2017. She believes in an individualized therapeutic exercise program and manual treatments when treating patients. Margaret has worked with a patient population ranging from preschool to geriatrics. She is also a physical therapist in the local schools. She is driven to provide individualized care to all of her patients.

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