Elizabeth NJ

333 N Broad St.
Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Hours of Operation
Monday 8:00 am 7:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am 7:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am 7:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am 7:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am 7:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am 12:00 pm
Sunday Closed
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Meet Our Providers

Luther Delera, PT

Clinical Director / Physical Therapist

Luther Delera, PT has a bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy and 20 years of clinical experience. He began his career in the Philippines, Saudi Arabia and Qatar, and eventually relocated to the United States. 

Luther has vast experience working with patients in orthopedics,  neurological and vestibular conditions; he especially enjoys working with the geriatric population. As a physical therapist, Luther loves that he is an integral part of a patient’s full recovery, helping them to achieve their prior level of function and improve their quality of life.

Luther works with these patients to help them reach their functional goals as safely and quickly as possible, enabling them to get back to living a normal active lifestyle as soon as possible.

With his extensive experience in geriatrics and vestibular rehabilitation, Luther has been able to help patients of all ages regain their balance and strength. Luther’s passion for helping others is what makes him great at what he does.

When not in the clinic, Luther likes going on vacation with his family, and experiencing different foods and cultures. 

Dr. Justin Jhauj, DC


Dr. Justin Jhauj, DC hails from Canada, where he received his undergraduate degree and assisted in research on biomechanics.He moved to Buffalo, NY to attend D’Youville Chiropractic College, where he received his Doctorate in Chiropractic.

Dr. Jhauj treats patients with a variety of concerns, including those with sports injuries and post-surgical requirements. He has experience utilizing KT (Kinesiology Therapeutic) Tape, and holds certifications in functional movement assessment and IASTM (Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization) certificates. Dr. Jhauj’s favorite part of being a chiropractor is helping people get out of pain and get back to doing what they love to do.

In his free time, Dr, Jhaul loves playing sports, especially hockey, soccer, and volleyball. He also enjoys trying new foods and traveling.

Occupational Therapist in NJ

Jacqueline Schechtel, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist in Elizabeth and Paterson NJ

Jacqueline Schechtel, MS, OTR/L received her Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy at Salus University. Her main focus is hand therapy, and she has experience with pediatric occupational therapy.

Jacqueline’s favorite part about being an Occupational Therapist is the therapeutic relationship she forms with her patients. She loves helping her patients achieve their goals and return to the activities that they love. We use our hands for almost every activity that we do, and she finds it so rewarding to see the patients return to activities that they value with less difficulty, more independence, and less pain.

Jacqueline likes to spend her free time with her friends, family, boyfriend, and black lab border collie mix, Lexi. She loves finding new places to explore, like cute towns and hiking trails. She also enjoys cooking and baking.

Services Offered in Elizabeth, NJ

Elizabeth, NJ SportsMed Physical Therapy is a center for excellence in physical therapy and rehabilitation. Our experienced physical therapists provide a wide range of holistic physical therapy services including joint replacement therapy, hand & occupational therapy, return to sport, neurological rehabilitation, vestibular therapy, chiropractic care and acupuncture.

As a leading NJ Rehabilitation provider, we provide a wide range of services including Physical Therapy (PT), Occupational Therapy (OT), Hand Therapy, Joint Replacement Therapy (JRT), Vestibular Rehabilitation, Neurological Rehabilitation (NTR), Acupuncture, and Chiropractic Care in order to help you recover from many injuries or conditions.

SportsMed Physical Therapy was founded on the belief that every patient should receive individualized attention. Our team of highly trained professionals focuses on improving your life through injury rehabilitation and prevention. Our goal is for each patient to reach their highest level of mobility and quality of life possible.