John Benevento, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT, CSCS
Dr. John Benevento is a licensed doctor of physical therapy (DPT). For the past six years, he has been specializing in the treatment of a variety of orthopedic conditions. He is experienced in pre- and post-operative surgical care, sports injuries and performance, preventive injury programs, and spinal assessment.
A native of New York, John obtained his bachelor's degree in exercise science and kinesiology from the State University of New York. He received his doctorate in physical therapy from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, where he is an adjunct professor for NSU’s physical therapy program. He is also an adjunct professor for the master-level exercise science program at Florida Atlantic University (FAU).
John is credentialed in the McKenzie method of mechanical diagnosis and therapy (MDT), which is used to treat back, neck, and extremity disorders. He is also a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS). He conducts sport-specific testing sessions, designs and implements safe and effective strength training programs, and provides guidance regarding nutrition and injury prevention. Over the years, John has treated athletes who play in the NFL, NBA, MMA, MLB, and PGA.
Schedule your physical therapy appointment with Dr. John Benevento now. Call Meli Orthopedic Centers of Excellence (formerly Orthopedix MD) at (954) 771-8177 in Fort Lauderdale or at (954) 580-4080 in Margate. You can also request your appointment now.