Staff Physical Therapist
James Basso is a staff physical therapist at Premier Physical Therapy and Sports Performance in Smyrna, DE. A native of Newark, DE, James is excited to continue serving his DE community.
James attended the University of Delaware for his B.S. in Exercise Physiology graduating Summa Cum Laude in his class. He then continued his education at the University of Delaware for his Doctorate of Physical Therapy whose graduate school of physical therapy is rated number one in the nation by U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Graduate Schools.” Additionally, James received his Master’s degree in Anatomy and Clinical Health Science during his studies for his Doctorate of Physical Therapy. James has a passion for working with the sports and orthopedic patient population and recognized the clinical excellence provided by the clinicians at Premier Physical Therapy and Sport’s Performance during his internship at the Wilmington location. As such, James was honored to join the team at Smyrna where he could continue to provide optimal patient care to achieve the best patient outcomes. James plans on continuing his education through self-study, continuing education courses, and pursuing a specialization in orthopedic physical therapy - Orthopedic Clinical Specialists are recognized by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties as individuals whose clinical specialization in orthopedic physical therapy demonstrates knowledge, skill, and experience exceeding that of an entry level physical therapist.
James currently lives with his girlfriend in Newark, DE where he enjoys spending time outdoors, playing guitar, and balancing an active and healthy lifestyle.