Bob Barker, PT
With more than 25 years of experience, Bob is a licensed physical therapist and athletic trainer going on his sixth year at Orthopedic Spine and Sports Medicine Center. He graduated from SUNY at Cortland in 1985 with a degree in physical education and sports medicine. He received his degree in physical therapy from Roslyn Franklin University in 1997.
Bob has worked as an athletic trainer in the New York Yankees minor league system where he was responsible for the overall health of 35 professional baseball players. He also spent several years working for the Kagan Orthopedic Center in Ft. Myers, FL before relocating to the Bergen County/ Passaic area. Bob joined Orthopedic Spine and Sports Medicine Center in 2004.
Bob believes that working closely with the in house doctors encourages better communication and creates better patient care. He has extensive knowledge and interest in orthopedic rehabilitation and has a particular interest in injury prevention and conditioning. He continues to improve the practice by attending continuing education conferences on orthopedic conditions and sports medicine rehabilitation.
Bob is married and has two wonderful sons. Outside of work, Bob enjoys working out, golf and his family. Bob is also a college basketball official.