Eli Epstein joined the CHOP Sports Medicine Department in 2016 and is currently work at the CHOP Specialty Care Center at Virtua in Voorhees, NJ.

Prior to coming to CHOP, Epstein worked as an orthopedic physical therapist for Mass General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA. He worked with patients of all ages, including pediatric athletes all the way to professional athletes. In 2015, Epstein moved to New Jersey and briefly worked at Springfield Hospital in Springfield, PA, before joining CHOP.

Epstein's areas of interest include sports injury rehabilitation and prevention, sports performance, post-operative rehabilitation, and Maitland based manual therapy, with a special interest in treating pediatric athletes. He also have an evolving interest in the treatment and management of sports concussions.

Education and Training

Board Certification

Board Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Psychology and minor in Nutrition – University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Graduate Degree

DPT – MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA

Titles and Academic Titles

Sports Medicine Physical Therapist

Departments and Services