Sean Anthony Thomas graduated from Brown University in 2003 with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. While at Brown, he was a captain of the Division I Track and Field Team and was Ivy League Indoor and Outdoor Champion in the Triple Jump. Dr. Thomas graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2011 where he earned the Alumnae Award for Leadership, the Community Service Award, and the Best Research Award for his thesis entitled “Facilitating a Positive Change in Physical Activity Level with African American Adolescent Girls using the Trans-Theoretical Model.” Dr. Thomas has been working at JAG PT since 2012 and is currently the Clinical Director of the Georgetown Office. He is a Graston Provider, a certified kinesiotape practitioner, and is SFMA Level 1 certified. Dr. Thomas has competed over 19 Spartan Races, is a 4 time marathoner, a former professional dancer, and the C.E.O. of Be More Today, a company that provides information and inspiration to help ordinary people do extraordinary things. He is the author of “Be More Today: A 40-Day Guide to a Better Version Of You” and hosts a weekly podcast called The Be More Today Show. Dr. Thomas offers free weekly workouts in Brooklyn with a community based organization called Spartan Sundays.
Marie Grace Besido
Marie Grace Besido graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy in the Philippines and graduated as a Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy at the Dominican College of Blauvelt in 2015. Marie has been working in the outpatient setting here in the US since 2007, then joined JAG Physical Therapy in 2017. She also has experience with home care and within a nursing home setting. Marie has treated a wide variety of musculoskeletal disorders, neurological disorders, post-surgical cases such as joint replacements, rotator cuff repairs, ACL repairs and arthroscopies as well as sports related injuries. Marie also has a great deal of experience with both pediatric and geriatric populations. She is currently working on completing her Corrective Exercise Specialization. Marie finds time to participate in seminars, certifications, and webinars to keep her up to date with the current studies and research regarding PT and the healthcare profession. She also loves to stroll in the city, hang out with her son and friends, watch movies, travel, and try new restaurants.