We are here for you.

You came to the right place if you are looking for a knowledgeable and well-rounded staff. We are a passionate group of physical therapists, movement specialists, recovery technicians and athletes. We learn from each other and we expect to do the same working with you.

Mike Tiedemann

Owner


Growing up as a competitive athlete for much of his life, Michael Tiedemann knows the toll sports, training and exercise can take on the body. This has given him a passion for athletics and the competitive landscape, which led him to stops as a sports reporter and working at the National Basketball Association for over six years. Now having spent the latter part of his life in the working world, Mr. Tiedemann knows the rigors you put your body through on a daily basis. That is why his focus shifted to providing a facility for all walks of life – from the high-level athlete to the working parents. He believes everyone should have the ability and resources at their disposal to live a healthy life. Mr. Tiedemann runs the day-to-day operations at Current Recovery & Performance, as well as managing Current Rehab Physical Therapy.

Michelle Pires, PT, DPT, FR, FRCms

Movement Specialist | Physical Therapist


Dr. Michelle Pires graduated from Touro College with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy and BS in Science in 2008. She quickly set out to pursue her passion as a manual physical therapist. She opened Current Rehab Physical Therapy in 2011 with the intent to focus all treatment on the patient and the individualized care. After working with patients in orthopedic medicine, she felt there was a gap in a patient’s recovery with return to their previous level of activity. After brainstorming and researching, the idea was hatched for a recovery facility for all individuals to access for preventive care, post-rehab care, as well as sports performance. Her focus is on the maintaining efficiency of the body, as well as an attention on recovery from activity – no matter the level of performance.

Dr. Pires has served as a medical volunteer, treating athletes for an Ironman, CrossFit competitions, as well as local athletic competitions. Dr. Pires is certified in Functional Release, Kinesio Taping, and Trigger Point Dry Needing. She is a Functional Range Conditioning movement specialist as well as certified running coach with a Pose method certification.

Danielle Restivo, PT, DPT, FRCms

Movement Specialist | Physical Therapist


Dr. Danielle Restivo graduated from UMDNJ with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2004. She has worked in orthopedic medicine as a physical therapist with a particular passion for adolescent athletes. She has worked with Current Rehab Physical Therapy since 2011, assisting Dr. Pires with the growth of the company, working with patients in the community for post-operative joint replacements, as well as orthopedic and neurological patients unable to access facilities due to physical limitations. Dr. Restivo’s compassionate demeanor has branched into working with individuals on injury and arthritic prevention. She continues to drive her research and knowledge towards adolescent injury prevention, joining Current Recovery & Performance as a movement specialist to work with athletes and individuals on corrective mechanisms with functional movements.

Dr. Restivo has served as a volunteer at various athletic competitions, including CrossFit events, Warrior Challengers and more. She is certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling, as well as a Functional Range Conditioning movement specialist and certified running coach with a Pose method certification.

Caroline Burns, PT, DPT, FRCms

Movement Specialist | Physical Therapist


Dr. Caroline Burns graduated from Columbia University with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2011. She has worked in orthopedic medicine as a physical therapist in New York and Washington D.C. She joined the staff of Current Rehab Physical Therapy in 2015, quickly becoming an integral part of the clinical team. She shares the same views and passion with regards to her craft and profession as the rest of the team, working with all individuals on preventive measures to avoid injuries and improve function without further damage on their body. Dr. Burns lends her deep understanding of the human form to the clients of Current Recovery & Performance in order to get the most out of their bodies.

Dr. Burns has served as a volunteer at various athletic competitions, including CrossFit events, Warrior Challenges and more. She is certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling, Maitland and McKenzie method. She is also a Functional Range Conditioning movement specialist and certified running coach with a Pose method certification.

Peter Terilli, PT, DPT, ATC

Physical Therapist


Dr. Peter Terilli graduated from Columbia University with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2016. He has years of both clinical and athletic experience as he has spent time working in NYU's Department of Athletics and various therapy clinics. His passion for the field and his patients is the main reason for his success rate. Dr. Terilli's positive outlook allows him to achieve the goals he sets forth when it comes to your wellness and health. He continues to push himself and, in turn, pushes his patients to be their best.

Dr. Terilli is also Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Level I certified, has volunteered for Play Rugby USA and continues to coach rugby at Christian Brothers Academy.

Erica Gigante, NASM, FRCms

Movement Specialist | Performance Trainer


Erica Gigante brings a wealth of knowledge to the facility as a NASM certified personal trainer, correct exercise specialist and women's fitness specialist with a concentration in pre/post natal and menopausal training. She has years of experience working with all walks of life -- the young athlete to the working mother or father. Her main objective is to help her clients achieve their goals through improving strength, balance, endurance, coordination and overall quality of life. Her client's success is a direct reflection of her commitment, professionalism, knowledge and passion for fitness and wellness.

Marybeth Boorom

Facility Manager


Marybeth Boorom has worked in the medical field for more than 10 years in various roles, including most recently as a manager. Her passion for the field and, more importantly, helping both clients and patients goes unmatched. She puts your needs well before hers and doesn’t think twice about it. Her problem solving skills and desire to help will point you in the right direction when it comes to your well-being. She has been an integral part of running the day-to-day operations at Current Rehab since 2012 and will also be a key cog in running Current Recovery & Performance on a daily basis.