Jason McHugh, PT, DPT, OCS

Jason McHugh

Jason McHugh was born and raised in Somersworth, NH before moving to Boston. Jason was awarded his Doctor of Physical Therapy from Northeastern University in 2008, where he also received his Bachelor of Rehabilitation Science degree. In 2012 Jason was certified as a Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy (OCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS). This certification provides formal recognition for a physical therapist with advanced clinical knowledge, experience and skills in the clinical area of orthopaedics.

With this certification, as of June, 2013, Jason was one of 7538 physical therapists certified in orthopaedics in the US and out of 187 in the state of Massachusetts.

Jason has experience from both inpatient and outpatient clinical affiliations and professional positions throughout a variety of Boston area locations. Jason specializes in manual therapy, strengthening and conditioning, and neurodevelopment in the treatment of moderate to severe musculoskeletal disabilities in all age ranges. He enjoys working with athletic injuries, spinal pain, ACL tears/repairs, shoulder dysfunctions, and knee pain. From Irish step dancers, triathletes, high school athletes, competitive runners, total knee replacements to geriatric patients, Jason has treated a wide range of injuries, providing hands on treatment, improving strength, mobility and body mechanics and providing knowledge to prevent future injury.

Jason is very passionate about his job and given his strong desire to always learn and optimize best care in the physical therapy management he has continued to be involved with many post-graduation professional activities and continuing education courses. Jason is a member of the American Physical Therapy Associations (APTA) Massachusetts chapter shoulder special interest group and Manual Therapy special interest group.

Outside of work Jason enjoys cross training, running road races, cycling, and recently started to practice yoga. He also is a beginner golfer and occasional scuba diver. He enjoys spending time with family in North Conway, Ogunquit, and the Cape. Jason currently resides in Waltham with his wife Maureen. He was married in 2012 and honeymooned in Tahiti, Moorea, and Bora Bora where he went scuba diving with sharks.

If you'd like to contact Jason, please e-mail him at jmchugh@beantownphysio.com or call him at (617) 325-7246.

33 Pond Avenue, Suite 107B Brookline, MA 02445 Tel: (617) 232-PAIN (7246) Fax: (617) 232-5196
1208B VFW Parkway, Suite 202 West Roxbury, MA 02132 Tel: (617) 325-PAIN (7246) Fax: (617) 325-7282