Jessica DeFrancesco graduated from Rutgers University in 2018 with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Previously she attended the University of Delaware, earning a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science in 2015. After completing her studies, Jessica joined the UOA team as a staff Physical Therapist at the Wall office.
Jessica strongly believes in a multi-faceted approach that integrates patients’ values and beliefs with the latest in evidence-based practice. She credits her three outpatient internships with providing her experiences covering a wide spectrum of patient diagnoses and functional abilities. She is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association and has a particular interest in assisting athletes of all levels with their rehab. She plans on furthering her education through frequent journal reviews and by completing continuing education courses focusing on managing orthopedic conditions.
In her personal time, Jessica enjoys going to the gym, cooking and spending time with her family.