C.J. Dambrocia, MS, ATC, CSCS, PES
C.J. received his Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education with dual concentrations in Athletic Training and Exercise Physiology from the State University of New York College at Brockport in 2002. He received a Master’s degree in Exercise Science & Health Promotion from California University of Pennsylvania in 2006. C.J. followed the Sport Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention curriculum while at CUP, allowing for certification as a Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) through the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
As a Certified Athletic Trainer, C.J. has worked with athletes of all levels, from youth to the Division I collegiate and professional. As an athletic trainer for Union College he shared responsibilities in caring for the student athletes of Union’s 25 sports teams, while holding primary responsibilities for the men’s and women’s ice hockey, field hockey, and men’s Lacrosse teams. Currently he provides services for a number of area high schools and colleges as an independent consultant.
As a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, he has trained athletes to reach their maximal performance, including working with the Buffalo Bills of NFL through an undergraduate internship. He has designed and implemented strength, speed, and conditioning programs for all levels, be it the weekend warrior or elite professional and Olympic athlete. C.J. is experienced in training teams, small groups, and individuals, and is pleased to provide New Scotland Physical Therapy with this expertise and knowledge to help our patients and clients achieve their goals, no matter what age or ability level.
C.J. is a graduate of Guilderland High school. He and Mollie are the proud parents of two very active and energetic boys. He enjoys being outdoors and being active no matter what Mother Nature may throw our way. He is an avid downhill skier, enjoys fishing, baking and spending time with his family.