John Marmarou, DPT, MSCS, Founder and Executive Director of 810 MS Specialty Center, received his Masters of Science in Physical Therapy (2004) and Doctorate in Physical Therapy (2010) from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. Prior to opening Total Rehab & Fitness in 2009, Dr. Marmarou has a broad range of experience in the rehabilitation field, working in hospitals, acute and sub-acute rehab facilities, outpatient physical therapy centers, and an aquatic rehabilitation center. Prior to Total Rehab & Fitness, Dr. Marmarou’s focus was on rehabilitative intervention for chronic disease and methods to decrease hospitalization rates. He is a certified MS specialist through the consortium of MS centers. He is also a Partner in Care with the National MS Society. The focus of Dr. Marmarou’s research is on the long-term effects of prescribed exercise for those with MS.