The founder and owner of Optimal Care Physical Therapy, located in Stony Brook, NY. Tricia received her professional degree from Touro College, and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Stony Brook University. Tricia is certified in A.R.T., and combines this practice with manual orthopedic physical therapy care to all of her clients. She has a specialized concentration in the treatment of young athletes, and extreme sports athletes. As a competitive marathon runner, she has a personal interest in the assessment and treatment of overuse injuries and is responsive to the physical and mental demands affecting recovery and performance of endurance athletes.