Dr. Bruce Buckman PT, DPT, COMT, ART is a Doctor of Physical Therapy at The Spine and Health Center of Closter. With a love for treating sports injuries, Bruce has worked with novice to professional athletes highlighted by his 2013 internship with the San Francisco Giants. Priding himself on developing individualized and patient specific programs including therapeutic exercise, and evidence based hands on techniques, Bruce also has four years experience treating the pediatric and geriatric patient populations. Bruce earned his Bachelor of Science from Marist College in 2010, went on to achieve his Doctorate from Sacred Heart University in 2013, and is currently a Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist. Bruce is also certified in Lower Extremity Active Release Techniques (ART). In his free time, Bruce enjoys working on his Park Ridge house, restoring and refinishing furniture, working out at THE GYM in Montvale, and spending time with his family.