North Central Phoenix

Hours Mon-Fri: 6am-6pm

Location 539 E Glendale Ave Suite 105, Phoenix, AZ 85020

Phone 602.241.3145

Fax 602.241.3146

Clinic Director Itamar Stern, PT and his team of therapists, offer an array of physical therapy services, as well as catering to the distinct needs of performing arts athletes. With a hands-on approach, the therapists work with their patients to maximize their physical potential while performing advanced treatment techniques and injury prevention education. Our North Central Phoenix location is conveniently located at the intersection of E. Glendale Avenue and N. 7th Street and specializes in the following services:

  • Physical Therapy
    • Pre/Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
    • Acute Injury Management
    • Chronic Injury Management
  • Sports Physical Therapy
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Physical Therapy
  • Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Rapid Recovery® Injury Assessment
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Performing Arts Rehabilitation
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave
  • FAST® (Foothills Acceleration & Sports Training)

Accepted Insurance

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  • Aetna
  • All Workers' Compensation
  • Alliance HealthCard
  • American PPO
  • Arizona Foundation For Medical Care
  • Arizona Medical Network (AMN)
  • Assurant
  • AzCH Complete Care
  • Beech Street Corporation
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Plans
  • ChoiceCare Humana/EHI
  • Cigna Medicare
  • ClarisPointe
  • Cofinity
  • Comprehensive Medical And Dental Programs
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry/CNN)
  • Fortified Provider Network (FPN)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Global Medical Management
  • Health Choice (AHCCCS)
  • Health Management Network (HMN)
  • Health Net Ambetter
  • Health Net (HMO/PPO Plans)
  • Health Net Plus
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana, Inc.
  • Independent Medical Systems
  • Integra Group
  • Integrated Health Plan (IHP)
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Replacement Plans
  • Mercy Care (AHCCCS)
  • MultiPlan
  • National Choicecare, Inc. (NCC PPO)
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • Optum HealthAllies
  • Premier Provider Network
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Provider Select, Inc.
  • Rockport Healthcare Group, Inc.
  • Rural Arizona Network (RAN)
  • Secure Horizons
  • Southwest Carpenters Trust
  • The Reny Co.
  • Three Rivers Provider Network (TRPN)
  • TriCare West Region
  • TriWest
  • UHC Community Plan AHCCCS Complete Care
  • Union Pacific RR
  • United Healthcare

Our Team

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Itamar Stern


Education University of Tel Aviv, School of Medicine

Itamar has over 25 years of experience in physical therapy and added a specialty in dance injuries to provide care for both recreational and professional dancers.

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Andrea Ciochetti


Education University of Arizona, University of Southern California

Andrea is a 7 time Ironman finisher. She enjoys spending time with friends and family as well as a variety of outdoor activities.

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Jordan Brocker


Education University of Wisconsin–La Crosse

Jordan unwinds after work by playing basketball, hiking in the great outdoors, and watching his favorite team, the Green Bay Packers.

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Joseph King


Education Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University

Joe has experience in orthopedics, balance and vestibular rehabilitation and is interested in further improving his manual therapy skills. Outside of the clinic, he enjoys hiking and plays soccer several days a week.

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Danielle Goettl


Education Northern Arizona University

Danielle found her passion in physical therapy through competitive gymnastics. After retiring from gymnastics, her love of exercise and movement continued to grow.  She believes in treating her patients with a holistic approach, working to improve their health and wellness.

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Alexandra Ashby


Education Franklin Pierce University, Arizona State University

Alex is a world championship, Irish dancer. During her 14 years of dancing, she was treated for a dance injury and was inspired to become a physical therapist. Alex was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona and attended Arizona School for the Arts where she learned to play the piano and violin (she still plays till this day!). She enjoys paddle boarding, cuddling with her pets, soccer #PhoenixRising and can most likely be found lifting something heavy in a gym.

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Barbara Kunz


Education Cortiva Institute

Barbara treats her job as a labor of love. She particularly enjoys helping the retired population age with grace through education and physical exercise.

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Bradley Tedder


Education Grand Canyon University

Bradley is currently the Athletic Trainer for Ballet Arizona, striving to allow dancers to maximize their physical potential while performing treatment and injury prevention.