Physical Therapy for Combat Athletes

Dr. Frank Benedetto is the most credentialed Doctor of Physical Therapy in combat sports.  He currently serves as the Director of Performance for the Tiger Schulmann’s Pro Team and has worked with Team USA Wrestling, top ranked UFC fighters, world champion Jiu Jitsu athletes, and NCAA wrestling champions. He is also the founder of CounterStrike, an online Performance Coaching platform for competitive combat athletes.

"I've been working with Frank for my entire UFC career and I can confidently say that his help has been imperative to my success." - UFC Fighter Shane Burgos

I am a double board certified Doctor of Physical Therapy (OCS and SCS), possess the highest level strength coaching credential (the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist) and am a certified Nutrition Coach (Pn-1).

A decade of experience in Sports Medicine has earned me the trust of members of the US Olympic team, the Tiger Schulmann’s MMA Pro Team, the NY Giants, the NY Islanders, and hundreds of college and high school athletes.

If you are a competitive combat athlete, please visit to learn more about my science based performance coaching system.

If you are a combat athlete (of all levels) seeking Physical Therapy in NYC please click the Book An Appointment Button above.


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