Specialists in Orthopedic
and Sports Physical Therapy
Accelerated Physical Therapy is a physical therapist owed orthopedic and sports therapy practice. The company was started by the former New England Revolution Pro Soccer and Boston Blazers Pro Lacrosse therapist/trainer, Ara Sakayan.The practice is comprised of licensed physical therapists, athletic trainers, massage therapists in addition to NASM and NSCA certified fitness trainers.Patients are referred to us by Boston’s most prestigious hospitals such as the Massachusetts General, Children’s Hospital, New England Baptist, Boston Medical and Beth Israel.
Since 1979, we have treated a varied population, from pediatric, adolescent and adult orthopedic conditions to high school, college and professional athletic injuries. Our practice utilizes state-of-the-art equipment, and employs the latest techniques to achieve patient’s maximum function.
ARA SAKAYAN, PT, ATC, CSCS
Ara is a physical therapist, athletic trainer and NSCA certified fitness trainer. He received his orthopedic physical therapy training at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston (1977-1979). Two years later he started an orthopedic and sports physical therapy practice in Boston. During this time, he also was an athletic trainer at the high school, college and professional level. Most notably, he was the Head Trainer/Therapist for the New England Revolution Pro Soccer Team and Boston Blazers Pro Lacrosse Team. He has also worked with other professional athletes from baseball, football, hockey in addition to U.S. National Teams and Olympic athletes. Presently he evaluates and treats at the Marblehead, Boston and Wakefield locations. He also offers complimentary injury evaluations.
Mike Fritz, ATC, NASM-PES, NASM-CES, LPTA
Mike has a Master of Science in Human Performance and Injury Prevention. He is an athletic trainer, physical therapy assistant, sports medicine performance enhancement specialist and corrective exercise specialist. He has 15 years of orthopedic and sports therapy experience. Mike was also the Head Trainer for the New England Revolution Pro Soccer Team (1997 to 2004). In addition he was also the assistant trainer for the Boston Blazers Pro Soccer team. Presently, Mike is an assistant Professor in the Physical Therapy program at North Shore Community College. He also treats patients in the Marblehead and Wakefield practices.
125 LEWIS WHARF
BOSTON, MA 02110
14 BESSOM STREET
MARBLEHEAD, MA 01945
50 AUDOBON ROAD
WAKEFIELD, MA 01880