Meet our Milton crew
Meet our Milton crew!
Richard Recicar, MPT is the clinical director and senior physical therapist at our Milton clinic. He specializes in orthopedic and neurological injuries, chronic pain, arthritis, sports related injuries, walking problems, vertigo, balance deficits, auto accident injuries and work- related injuries.
Additional patient care is provided by Physical Therapist Assistant, Kathy Hopkins, and Physical Therapy Technician’s, Andrew Westgate, Michelle Whaley and Bonnie Smith. Office Manager, Susan Bittenbender is there to greet you with a smile, and take care of all your administrative needs.
Richard Recicar, MPT
Rich Recicar is the clinical director of our Milton, DE clinic. He joined Tidewater Physical Therapy in 2002. Rich received a Bachelor of Science in Biological Science from Towson State University and his Master of Physical Therapy (MPT) from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. He is a member of the Advisory Committee for the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Delaware Technical College. Rich is a clinical instructor and has taught special topics classes at Delaware Technical College as well.
He provides patient care for orthopedic and neurological injuries, chronic pain, arthritis, sports related injuries, walking problems, vertigo, balance deficits, auto accident injuries, and work related injuries. He has special interest in manual therapy techniques, orthopedics, balance, vestibular rehabilitation, hand therapy, low back and shoulder rehabilitation. Personally, Rich enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He also enjoys playing golf, volleyball and racquetball in his free time.
Richard Read, PT, DSc, ECS
Richard Read provides electromyography and nerve conduction testing in our Dover and Lewes, DE locations. He has been working with Tidewater Physical Therapy since 2005 and has been providing these test procedures in hospitals, private offices and upper extremity hand centers for over 30 years. Rick Received his Bachelor of Science in Health and Physical Education from East Stroudsburg State College, his post graduate Certification in Physical Therapy from the University of Pennsylvania and his Doctor of Science in Clinical Electrophysiology from Rocky Mountain University. He is a member of the American and Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Associations. He holds active physical therapy licenses in PA, DE, MD and NJ and is a Diplomat of the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, credentialed as an electrophysiologic clinical specialist. His areas of interest include cervical and lumbar nerve root problems as well as upper extremity nerve compression syndromes. He has special interest and significant experience in the assessment of traumatic brachial plexus injuries, particularly as they might relate to motor vehicle “whiplash” injuries and repetitive motion type injuries in the work place. Personally, Rick is married with two children and one grandchild and he resides in Cherry Hill, NJ.
Our Milton clinic is located on Route 5, or Federal Street, next to the Milton Rail-Trail. It is about 15 minutes from Georgetown, Delaware and 20 minutes from Milford, Delaware. Contact Richard Recicar, clinical director, for more information.