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Home Base Physical Therapy 

Orthopedics Physical Therapy

Infants & Toddlers Physical Therapy

Lymphedema Therapy

For each service we strive to provide the most compassionate care while implementing evidence based skilled physical therapy.  

It is our goal to not only help each patient with his or her unique issue, but to educate that person so that he or she understands how to fully overcome their injury and prevent recurrence in the future.

Pediatric Physical Therapy for Infants

It is important that the therapist works closely
with the family and/or caregivers.

An important part of the treatment plan is family education so that there is carryover in the home, school, and community. There will also be an assessment for any bracing and mobility needs, with the appropriate referral to obtain these devices. Any other recommendations for equipment in the home or school will also be made by the the therapist.

 We take pride in individualized care for each person.

Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy

With over 20 years combined experience in the Morristown area, the most advanced current techniques in physical therapy, and individualized approach we are confident that we can provide the best care in the field.

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Brinda Rathod Infant Physical Therapist

Brinda Rathod, PT, MSPT, CLT

Brinda specializes in infant and toddler development. The most common conditions she treats are torticollis, plagiocephaly, hyptonia, and developmental delays. She also works with parents educating them how to enhance infant and toddler gross motor skills to optimize developmental skills and achieve milestones.  She is certified in  the Tummy Time Method! and stresses the importance of tummy time in so much of the infant’s development which leads to helping with their skills into toddler years and beyond. Tummy time is very important in assisting with the resolution of and prevention of torticollis and plagiocephaly. 

As a certified Lymphedema therapist,  Brinda helps her patients manage lymphedema with complete decongestive therapy for localized swelling including manual lymph drainage and multi-layer compression bandaging. 

By Brinda holding two unique specializations with working with infants and toddlers, and working with patients with lymphedema, her highly personalized, one-on-one approach, has resulted in referrals throughout the state through in person and virtual sessions.

Michael DiLella, PT, MSPT, OCS, CSCS

A specialist in orthopedic and sports physical therapy, Michael works with patients on a one-to-one basis which allows him to identify and correct muscle discrepancies so that each person can achieve full recovery and enjoy maximum potential. 

Working with athletes of all abilities from amateur to professional, all ages, and all levels, Michael empowers his patients with the information and skills that improve athletic performance. High school and competitive travel sports teams benefit highly from Michael’s approach to sports physical therapy. 


Michael is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) as well as a Board Certified Orthopaedic Specialist (OCS). He provides sports-specific testing sessions and custom designed safe and effective strength training and conditioning programs, as well as nutrition and injury prevention guidance. Michael’s additional certifications include Functional Movement Screen (FMS). He focuses athletes on improving their performance through advanced sports physical therapy techniques:

  • Trigger point dry needling to treat muscular tension and spasm (not available in NJ)
  • Kinesio-taping to reduce pain,  inflammation,  and assist the body in natural healing 
  • Graston Technique instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization 
  • Active Release Therapies (ART), a non-invasive technique to quickly reduce pain 
  • Cupping, for blood flow to an affected area 
  • Myofascial Release, to reduce pain in the myofascial tissues which support your muscles 
  • Muscle Energy Technique(MET) a non-invasive therapy that improves musculoskeletal and joint function to relieve pain

His philosophy of empowering patients with a thorough education, including the mechanism, anatomy, and physiology of their injury, and how to correct it, better enables patients to understand and participate in their own treatment. Michael has over 15 years of experience in sports physical therapy.


Orthopedic Physical Therapy

From post-surgical, to strains and sprains, orthopedic physical therapy can help. Our philosphy includes empowering the patient with not only the physical attributes they need to accomplish their goals, but also with the knowledge of how to prevent injury in the future. Each patient receives an individualized plan of care which is tailored to their specific needs and goals.

Pediatric Physical Therapy

Pediatric Physical Therapy specializes in the treatment and management of children from birth to twenty one years old. With the aim to assist them in functioning properly in their home, school, and community.  We handle orthopedic as well as neurologic pediatric cases.  Each child receives individualized care.

Lymphedema Therapy

The goal of lymphedema therapy is to manage lymphedema and prevent any further problems or complications. Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) is the number one treatment approach for lymphedema.  Brinda Rathod became a certified Lymphedema Therapist in 2016.

Our Location

54 Horsehill Rd, Suite 202, Cedar Knolls, NJ 07957

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