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William J. Schwarz, PT, DPT

Dr. William J. Schwarz graduated Cum Laude from Villanova University in 1993 and then went on to graduate with honors from Hahnemann University in Philadelphia and completed his doctorate in Physical Therapy with the University of St. Augustine.  Since then he has focused on Sports Injury and Post-Operative rehabilitation. He has several publications and articles written on sports injury.  Bill is currently the Head of Massapequa Sports Medicine for Massapequa Schools and the team Physical Therapist for Molloy College, LIU Post and Farmingdale State College.

He can be reached at: bill@longislandphysicaltherapy.com

Dr. Brendan Cacciola

Brendan graduated from Ithaca College with a Bachelors of Science in Clinical Health Sciences in 2014. He then continued his studies at Ithaca College where he earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2016. During his time at Ithaca College, Brendan completed clinical internships in the sub acute, pediatric and orthopedic settings. This allowed Brendan to gain experience working with patients of all ages and diagnoses. Brendan enjoys working with a diverse patient population and is passionate about making sure every patient is able to return to performing the activities/sports they love.

He can be reached at: bcacciola@longislandphysicaltherapy.com

Christine Dougherty, DPT, CSCS

Dr. Christine Dougherty graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Penn State University in 2009.  She then went on to New York University where she received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2012.  As a certified strength and conditioning specialist, Christine has a great interest in sports injury and orthopedic rehabilitation. Christine is currently the team Physical Therapist at SUNY Old Westbury.

She can be reached at: cdougherty@longislandphysicaltherapy.com

Marie Young, DPT

Dr. Marie Young graduated Cum Laude from Sacred Heart University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology.  She then continued at Sacred Heart for her graduate education, receiving her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2012.  She has a focused interest in neurological, balance, gait and geriatric diagnoses as well as orthopedic rehabilitation.

She can be reached at either Option 4 or email: myoung@longislandphysicaltherapy.com

Phil Fandale, ATC   

Phil graduated from C.W. Post College in 1994 with his Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training.  Phil has focused his career on Sports Injury with a sub-specialty in Sports Enhancement Training. He was an All-American Lacrosse Player in College and currently the Head of the Farmingdale High School Sports Medicine Department.

He can be reached at: pfandale@longislandphysicaltherapy.com

Dr. Richard S. Mallon, DPT, ATC

Rich graduated from Ithaca College with a B.S. in Athletic Training and a B.S. in Clinical Health Sciences in 2012. He continued his graduate studies at Ithaca College and earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2014. During his time at Ithaca, Rich gained experience on the football field as an offensive lineman and on the sidelines of various other collegiate sports teams as an Athletic Trainer. Rich has since worked in the orthopedic outpatient setting, treating individuals with strains and sprains as well as those requiring pre- and post-surgical rehabilitation. Rich is just as passionate about assisting people in returning to their everyday activities as he is helping athletes return to the field, court, and track.

He can be reached at: rmallon@longislandphysicaltherapy.com

Dr. Peter Lipinski

Dr. Peter Lipinski graduated Summa Cum Laude from Sacred Heart University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science.  He then continued at Sacred Heart University to graduate with honors with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2012.  After his clinical affiliation with the San Francisco Giants, he has developed an interest in orthopedics and sports injury.


He can be reached at: plipinski@longislandphysicaltherapy.com