Hersh Shukla, MPT, Cert. MDT, President
Hersh has been a Physical Therapist since 1999, after getting his Master’s degree from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. He worked in the Harrisburg, PA area for five years, until the birth of OSPT in late 2004. Since obtaining his license to practice physical therapy, he has treated patients of all ages and orthopedic ailments. He has completed his training and has been certified by the McKenzie Institute in the use of the McKenzie method of evaluating and treating patients. He has a special interest in treating patients with lower back pain, neck pain, and various pre-operative and post-operative shoulder problems. He also has a wealth of experience in treating the athletic population. In his free time he enjoys running, playing sports, traveling, and spending as much time as possible with his wife and two children.
Andrea Shukla, MSPT
Andrea is a graduate of College Misericordia (now Misericordia University), and obtained her license to practice physical therapy in 2004. She is a native of Elysburg, PA and his lived in the south central Pennsylvania region since 2004. She joined the OSPT team in 2008 as a Staff Physical Therapist. Her work passion is treating patients with neck and lower back pain. Outside of work, she enjoys exercising, reading, traveling and being involved in her kids’ school and recreational sports activities.
Joe Burns, DPT, EP-C
Joe completed his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at Slippery Rock University. He previously received a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from Slippery Rock University and is a Certified Exercise Physiologist through the American College of Sports Medicine. Joe joined the OSPT team in June of 2018 as a Staff Physical Therapist. His passion is guiding patients to higher levels of wellness through movement. Outside of work, Joe enjoys weight lifting, watching football, and spending time with his wife Rebecca and his dog Harper.