Mollie Dambrocia, MSPT
Mollie received her Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Science in 2000 and her Master’s degree in Physical Therapy in 2001 from Ithaca College. She brings a variety of clinical experience to her practice including her work in a Level I Trauma Hospital, Sub-acute Rehab, Outpatient Private Practice and Homecare Physical Therapy. This array of clinical experience allows her to feel comfortable with a huge variety of diagnoses and conditions.
Mollie is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association, which allows her to stay current in all the advances being made within the profession in order to provide her patients with the highest level of care.
Mollie grew up in Rochester, NY and moved to the Albany area in 2004 with her husband C.J. She is as passionate about health and wellness for her family as she is for her patients. In her free time she enjoys running, cooking, travel, skiing, and just about anything to get her and the family outdoors and moving.
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.