Marissa Muccio graduated from Rutgers in 98' with a degree in Physical Therapy. She has worked a variety of pediatric settings including: NICU, neuromuscular, cranial facial , pediatric oncology, pediatric in-patient, out-patient, Aquatics, EIP , NDT certification in pediatrics, private practice owner since 2000. The practice continues to be a clinical education site for DPT student affiliations for Rutgers University.
In 2009 she became one of the first PSSE/Schroth certified therapists in the US. She now co-owns one of the leading Scoliosis Centers in the US and is committed to expanding the research for scoliosis specific exercises.
Memberships past and present include: APTA, APTANJ, APTASC, NDTA, SOSORT and SRS.
Medical Advisor/expert for several non-profits focused on patients with scoliosis.
2016 Rutgers SHRP DPT Alumni of the Year
2018 James Tucker Excellence in Clinical Practice and Teaching Award
2019 Patient Education Committee member of the Scoliosis Research Society
2022 Professional Education Committee member of the Scoliosis Research Society
She is happily married, relocating from NJ to Mount Pleasant SC, a son/dil/granddaughter, an adopted daughter and a licensed foster family for state of NJ.