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160 Durham Ave Suite 103
Metuchen, NJ 08840

Dr. Ruchita Patel, PT, DPT

Dr. Ruchita Patel, PT, DPT

Clinical Educator
Physical Therapist

Dr. Ruchita Patel is a board licensed doctor of physical therapy and co-owner of Tri-Pro Physical Therapy in Edison, NJ. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Kean University (2010) and a Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ (2012), now known as Rutgers University.

Dr. Ruchie brings with her a wealth of knowledge as she has worked per-diem in acute care, sub-acute rehab, and home care therapy while working full time in an outpatient physical therapy setting since 2012. She has gained experience working with patients with a wide variety of post-operative conditions, acute and chronic orthopedic injuries, concussions and vestibular disorders, balance deficits and various neurological conditions.

Over the past few years she has taken various courses including Great Lakes Seminar, IPA, McKenzie, and Rock tape which has made her into a top manual therapist whose goal is to help her patients regain their utmost level of function. She also is one of few therapists who can fabricate temporary orthotics in the area.

Dr. Ruchie is often described as a bubbly fashionista, outgoing, and the life of the party. She loves to go out and try different cuisines with her family and friends. She will work a 70 hour week and still make it to all four back to back outings on the weekend. In recent years she has taken an interest in self-care and fitness. She is a proud aunt to her adorable nieces and nephews and a loving wife to her husband Bikram.