Joe Zimmerman, PTA

Staff Physical Therapist Assistant

Joe Zimmerman, PTA graduated from West Chester University in Pennsylvania in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in Public Health-Health Promotion. He worked in an aquatics-based outpatient physical therapy clinic as an exercise specialist for 6 years before graduating from Delaware Technical Community College as a Physical Therapist Assistant. Over the past 11 years, he has worked in both outpatient and homecare settings treating conditions from post discharge from hospital to sports rehabilitation for athletic return to play programs. He is Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) certified meaning that identifying and correcting dysfunctional movement patterns are essential to pain reduction and improving overall functional mobility. He enjoys using his health education background to empower patients through a comprehensive approach to rehab and promote wellness. He is passionate about helping his patients restore mobility and perform at even higher levels than before injury. He also enjoys assessing athletes for physical impairments that could cause injury or reduce sports performance.

Joe lives in Milton, DE with his wife and daughter and has lived in Sussex County since 1999. He enjoys playing sports with his daughter and exercising at the local fitness centers. You can find Joe at his daughter’s sporting events in the evenings and on the beach with his beautiful wife, daughter and dogs on the weekends.

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