Our Staff

Thomas M. Sweeney, PT/Owner

Thomas M. Sweeney, PT/Owner

Tom Sweeney graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. He opened Suburban Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Center, LLC in 1983 and since that time has been treating the residents of Hartford and Middlesex Counties with the latest advancements in physical therapy. Always an avid sports fan, Tom has directed most of his continuing education toward the field of orthopedics and sports medicine. Since starring in football at Penn, Tom has comprised extensive coaching credentials and is presently the strength and conditioning coach for the RCP Post 105 American Legion baseball team. Tom was inducted into the Middletown Sports Hall of Fame in February 2006. When not practicing physical therapy or baseball, Tom can be found in the White Mountains where he has hiked all 48 of New Hampshire’s 4000 foot peaks. He also enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter, and son.

Jason Kemish, MPT

Jason Kemish, MPT

Jason Kemish has been with Suburban Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Center, LLC since 2005. Jason earned his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York in 1999. After working in a physical therapy clinic, he then returned to school. He earned his Master’s in Physical Therapy from University of Hartford in Hartford, Connecticut in 2006. Jason has assumed the role of director of Suburban Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Center, LLC’s Balance Rehabilitation and Fall Prevention Program.

Jason enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 daughters, along with golfing, skiing and hiking.

Ann Cannistraro, AT

Ann Cannistraro, AT

Ann Cannistraro has been with Suburban Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Center, LLC since 2005. Ann graduated from Alderson-Broaddus College in Philippi, West Virginia in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine. Ann covered all sports as Wethersfield High School’s Athletic Trainer for 8 years and spent 5 years covering track and rugby for Wesleyn University in Middletown. Ann has a special interest in assisting athletes through rehabilitation specific to their sport and breast cancer rehab.

Ann has volunteered for the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life, Reach To Recovery and CT Casting for Recovery charities for the past 13 years. Ann also enjoys gardening, entertaining family and friends and spending time with her dog, a Maltese.

Kevin Verre, PTA, CSCS

Kevin Verre, PTA, CSCS

Kevin Verre joined Suburban Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Center, LLC in November 2016. He has over 20 years experience in the orthopedic and sports physical therapy field. Kevin received his BS in Exercise Science and Health-Fitness Management from CCSU and his Associate of Science in Physical Therapy from Capital Community College. He has been a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist since 1987, a Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist since 2003 and a Level III Exercise is Medicine Consultant since 2013.

On his off days Kevin enjoys kayaking, trail biking and snow shoeing.

Salvatore Pepitone, PT, CSCS

In Memory Of:

Salvatore Pepitone, PT, CSCS

August 31, 1966 – November 3, 2016