4505 Route 9 North
Howell, NJ 07731
Phone: (732) 901-5553
Fax: (732) 901-1131

Monday – Friday 7:30am – 8:00pm

Howell Staff

Steve Friedeman, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT, CSCS

NJ License # 40QA00720800

Steve received his Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from Boston University’s Sargent College of Allied Health Professions in 1995 & 1997, respectively. After several years of practice, he furthered his education and obtained his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Boston University in 2005. He has received the prestigious Certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy of the Spine and Extremities by the McKenzie Institute. He is a Credentialed Clinical Education Instructor through the American Physical Therapy Association. Steve has advanced certifications as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and a Certified Youth Sports Coach from the National Youth Sports Coaches Association (NYSCA).

Dr. Friedeman also has been a:

  • Member, Advisory council of the New Jersey Chapter of the NSCA
  • National Educator of Strength & Conditioning for the NSCA & HealthSouth Corporation
  • Medical Director, AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Open, Jersey Shore
  • Guest Lecturer, Exercise Science Program, Rowan University
  • Organizer, Physical Therapy Community Events for races, basketball tournaments and health expositions.

Dr. Friedeman is currently a Clinical Director and Physical Therapist at ProCare Rehabilitation, LLC. He takes pride in developing a comprehensive, efficient and effective treatment plan for each of his clients while maintaining the utmost respect for each individual’s needs and goals.

In his spare time, Steve spends time with his wife and children, is an avid softball player, plays golf, and works out. He has coached youth sports, including baseball, basketball, soccer and football.

Devan Gallucci, PT, DPT

NJ License # 40QA01910500

Devan received her Bachelor of Health Science and Doctor of Physical Therapy from Stockton University in 2016 and 2019, respectively. Devan has worked up to 5 years with Stockton’s collegiate NCAA Division III Athletes while pursuing her further education in Physical Therapy. Devan believes exercise is a powerful form of medicine that evokes healing on both the physical and mental levels. Devan prides herself on her manual therapy skills and individualized treatment based approach. She plans on receiving future certifications, including Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT), and Certified Strength and Condition Specialist (CSCS).

In her free time, Devan enjoys being outdoors hiking, practicing yoga and spending time with friends and family.

Michael Messina, PT, DPT

NJ License # 40QA01890300

Mike grew up in Middletown, NJ and is a 2019 graduate from the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Stockton University. His clinical experience includes acute care and outpatient settings with orthopedic and neurological caseloads. Mike has worked with a wide variety of diagnoses and looks to tailor treatment plans to suit patients’ individual needs to achieve their goals. In the future, Mike plans on pursuing further education and certification in McKenzie Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy and Vestibular Rehabilitation. Mike is excited to a part of this ProCare team to getting patients back to the activities they love.