Dr. Alexander Leto, PT, DPT, CSCS is a board-certified physical therapist located at NJ Spine and Wellness in Freehold, New Jersey. Dr. Alex has a movement-based approach and as a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, he keeps up to date with the current evidence to provide the most efficient and effective treatment experience possible. Alex utilizes various soft tissue and joint mobilization techniques to supplement individualized exercise programs to service his patients and athletes all the way from acute rehab to return to play.
Dr. Alex is originally from Old Bridge, New Jersey. He graduated from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences with honors and earned his Doctorate in Physical therapy. During his final clinical rotation, Alex treated athletes from the high school to professional level at EXOS in San Diego, California. Before then, he received his Bachelors in Kinesiology at the University of Maryland, College Park, where he was captain of the Men’s Track and Field team. During his career as a sprinter, Dr. Alex experienced his fair share of injuries which ignited his passion for sports medicine. In addition to his personal experience as an athlete, Alex also worked as a strength and conditioning coach and became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He draws upon his education and experiences to relate to his patients and ensure they are receiving the proper treatment they need to return to their desired activity pain and restriction free.
When he is not working, Alex enjoys spending time with his friends and family, cheering on Juventus and the New York Yankees, and playing with his dog, Tahini. Dr. Alex looks forward to helping you GET BETTER FASTER!