Total Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine, LLC
Brinda Kantha, DO
Dr. Kantha graduated with honors from PCOM medical school in Philadelphia. She completed her residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Temple University Hospital where she was Chief Resident and Clinical Instructor. Dr. Kantha continued her training in Sports and Interventional Spine Medicine during her fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. She has published chapters in various texts, including Interventional Pain: An Algorithmic Approach and Emerging Techniques in Spine Surgery. Dr. Kantha has lectured nationally and internationally on various topics including "The Biomechanics of Shoulder Injuries" and "Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain." She has implemented a number of workshops, including "Knee Examination", in Prague, Czech Republic. Dr. Kantha is an active member of several academic organizations, both in Physiatry and Interventional Pain Management. She is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and holds two board certifications in Pain Medicine through the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and the American Academy of Pain Medicine. Dr. Kantha also holds a certification in Medical Acupuncture.
Kenneth Kearstan, D.C.
Dr. Kenneth Kearstan is a lifelong resident of New Jersey. He received his Bachelors of Science degree in Biology from Fairleigh Dickinson University and his Doctorate in Chiropractic from National College of Chiropractic in Lombard Illinois in 1998. He also obtained a degree as a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (C.C.S.P) in 2002.
Dr. Kearstan treats patients of all ages with musculoskeletal ailments or injuries. He specializes in Chiropractic Sports Medicine, treating student, amateur and professional athletes. While many people assume Chiropractic only relates to treating the spine, Dr. Kearstan is an expert at treating the whole athlete including the upper or lower extremities as well as soft tissue injuries. He has volunteered as medical staff for the treatment and care of on-the-field injuries for various athletic events.
Most importantly, Dr. Kearstan emphasizes doctor /patient communication, and listens to all patient concerns. It is with this approach that Dr. Kearstan sees the most success and healing within his patients. Dr. Kearstan’s focus is to treat the patient as a whole and address causes of injuries or conditions. He is a member of The Association Of New Jersey Chiropractor s (ANJC ) and a member of The ANJC Sports Council.
Dr. Kearstan resides in Long Valley with his wife and three children.