Nicholas Maroldi studied Exercise Science and did research in psychophysiology at Rutgers University. He earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Columbia University. Since graduating, Nick has practiced physical therapy at HSS and has become a board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and a Certified Hand Therapist. His clinical specialties and areas of interest include upper extremity trauma and neck and upper back pain. Nick has published two research articles in the field of rehabilitation and is involved in professional education. Nick is passionate about clinical care and he has focused much of his continuing education coursework on manual therapy. He also believes strongly in the partnership between the patient and the physical therapist and cares about building rapport and trust while guiding his patients through their rehabilitation.