John Marmarou, DPT, MSCS, Founder and Executive Director of Total Rehab & Fitness, received his Masters of Science in Physical Therapy (2004) and Doctorate in Physical Therapy (2010) from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. Prior to opening Total Rehab & Fitness in 2009, Dr. Marmarou has a broad range of experience in the rehabilitation field, working in hospitals, acute and sub-acute rehab facilities, outpatient physical therapy centers, and an aquatic rehabilitation center. Prior to Total Rehab & Fitness, Dr. Marmarou’s focus was on rehabilitative intervention for chronic disease and methods to decrease hospitalization rates. He is a certified MS specialist through the consortium of MS centers. He is also a Partner in Care with the National MS Society. The focus of Dr. Marmarou’s research is on the long-term effects of prescribed exercise for those with MS.