Dr. Steven M. Pertes, Acupuncturist, has over 25 years of clinical experience in treating patients with orthopedic and musculoskeletal problems.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from New York University, a Masters of Science from Tri-State College of Acupuncture, and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy Degree from Temple University.
Dr. Pertes sharpens his skills and continues his professional development by taking advanced training in the evaluation and treatment of musculoskeletal dysfunction, utilizing the osteopathic approaches – including CranioSacral therapy- to restore movement and function to the joint, muscle, nerve and surrounding soft tissue. Acupuncture energetics and "trigger point release needling" are added to this framework to offer a comprehensive treatment approach.
Dr. Pertes' other interests include Aikido, Qigong, and Meditation. He holds a 4th degree black belt in Kokikai Aikido, a mind/body martial art which uses the individual's internal powers as a form of self-defense.
Patients are seen at Bucks Physical Therapy in Newtown, PA.
Contact us if you are interested in speaking with Dr. Pertes to see if Acupuncture Physical Therapy is right for you.