Dr. Anthony Cere, PT, DPT, MSE, MTC, Owner
Dr. Anthony Cere, PT, DPT, MSE, MTC graduated from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. He earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy (2006) and Manual Therapy Certification (2004) from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, as well as a Master of Science in Entrepreneurship from the University of Florida in 2011. Dr. Cere has worked as a physical therapist in Gainesville, Florida since August 2000, primarily in outpatient orthopedics. He opened Kinetix Physical Therapy, with his wife, in 2008. Dr. Cere is highly skilled in evaluation and treatment of general orthopedic dysfunctions for school-aged to geriatric populations, but is especially recognized for his knowledge and skill in spine-related dysfunctions and vestibular rehab. He is skilled in manual therapy. He has taught numerous continuing education courses sponsored by the Florida Physical Therapy Association on spinal manipulation, neck pain and back pain. From 2006 to 2010, he also assisted with teaching the Musculoskeletal Disorders course at the University Of Florida Department Of Physical Therapy. Dr. Cere continues to be involved with data collection for clinical research and teaches various classes related to orthopedics, manual therapy, and physical therapy private practice and reimbursement at the University Of Florida Department Of Physical Therapy. Outside of his clinical work, Dr. Cere is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association (Private Practice Section member) and Florida Physical Therapy Association. He also serves on the board of FPTPP (Florida Physical Therapist in Private Practice). He has previously served on the Executive Council of the Northern District for the Florida Physical Therapy Association. Dr. Cere has published work in the scientific journal Pain regarding behavioral physical therapy interventions for acute and sub-acute low back pain. Dr. Cere has also served in the Florida Army National Guard from 1995-2003. In addition to running a growing business, Dr. Cere enjoys spending time with his family, outdoor activities, and Gator Sports.