2111 Neuse Boulevard, Suite K  ē  New Bern, North Carolina 28560
Across from CarolinaEast Medical Center  ē  Click for location
P 252-637-5001  ē  F 252-637-5007

Download New Patient Intake Forms

New Patients (pdf)
Medical History (pdf)
Consent to Treat (pdf)
Privacy (pdf)
Medical Release (pdf)
Medication List (pdf)

Founded with this philosophy in mind, residency-trained physical therapists Tony Diamadi and Bob Robinson have worked to create a unique clinic, with a level of quality that is evident from the minute you step inside the door. Whether itís the warm, inviting waiting area, the personal attention you receive from the staff, or their unique approach to your care, something different is waiting for you at Craven Physical Therapy & Spine.

Craven Physical Therapy & Spine is conveniently located at 2111 K Neuse Blvd., inside the old Montgomery Ward building. This welcoming, state-of-the-art facility features ample parking and after expansion will occupy approximately 8,200 sq. ft. of space, which includes five private exam rooms and a fully furnished state-of-the-art gym.

We are also proud to be the first clinic in this area to offer Hill Laboratories REPEX, REPEX II, RATH mechanical treatment tables and Triton Decompression / traction table. These innovative treatment tables are excellent tools, which assist us in providing the best evidence-based care to our patients.

PHYSICAL THERAPISTS

Anthony Diamadi BHS, MSPT

Tony Diamadi BHS, MSPT received his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and completed his Masterís degree in physical therapy at D'Youville College in Buffalo, NY. He also attended a 5-month residency program in lower extremity prosthetics at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. The programís emphasis was on lower extremity biomechanics, gait analysis and balance dysfunction. Tony has been a practicing physical therapist since 1995.

Undergraduate Education:
Bachelor of Health Science / Minor in Business Administration
University of Florida

Bachelorís in Physical Therapy
D'Youville College

Post-Graduate Education:
Masterís in Physical Therapy
D'Youville College

Residency Training:
Northwestern University Prosthetic Program


Robert C. Robinson MSPT, DPT, Dip. MDT, FAAOMPT

Bob Robinson MSPT, DPT, Dip. MDT, FAAOMPT completed his undergraduate degree in Buffalo, NY and continued on to receive his Masterís degree in physical therapy at D'Youville College. In addition, Bob has earned a Doctorate in physical therapy from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. He is residency-trained through the McKenzie Institute International based out of New Zealand. With his diploma from the Institute, Bob is one of approximately 100 physical therapists in the country to have completed this elite training in mechanical diagnosis and therapy of the spine and extremities. Bob has been practicing physical therapy since 1996.

Undergraduate Education:
Bachelorís in Physical Therapy
D'Youville College

Post-Graduate Education:
Masterís in Physical Therapy
D'Youville College

Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Temple University

Residency Training:
McKenzie Institute - Diploma in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy
Fellow of the American Academy Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists


A. Michael Proctor BSc HK, MSPT Cert. MDT

Michael Proctor BSc HK, MSPT received his Bachelor of Science degree in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph, in Guelph, Ontario Canada in 1994. He received his certification as a clinical kinesiologist later that same year. Michael has worked in multiple settings, including hospital-based and private outpatient clinics with various medical professionals, practically applying his knowledge to assist his colleagues in taking a more biomechanical and movement dysfunction approach to rehabilitation. In 2002, Michael returned to school to earn his Master of Science degree in Physical Therapy at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah, GA. Working in the healthcare field since 1994, the focus of his clinical interest lies in treating patients with hip, knee, and low back dysfunction. He earned his certification in MDT in 2014.

Undergraduate Education:
Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics
University of Guelph, Ontario Canada

Post-Graduate Education:
Masterís of Science in Physical Therapy
Armstrong Atlantic State University

Residency Training:
McKenzie Institute
Certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy


James Kenner Jr. BS, DPT, Cert. MDT

James Kenner Jr., BS EP, DPT, Cert. MDT completed his Bachelorís degree in Exercise Physiology here in North Carolina at East Carolina University. He continued to further his education by completing his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at East Carolina as well. One of his many clinical rotations/internships was completed right here in New Bern at Craven Physical Therapy & Spine. James brings the most current research and education in the field of Physical Therapy to our practice. A believer in the evidence based method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy for the diagnosis and treatment of patients, James completed his MDT certification in 2012.

Undergraduate Education:
Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise Physiology
East Carolina University

Post-Graduate Education:
Doctoral Degree Physical Therapy
East Carolina University

Residency Training:
McKenzie Institute
Certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy


Daniel Moloney DPT, Cert. MDT

Dan completed both his undergraduate degree in Clinical Health Studies, and his Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy at Ithaca College in upstate New York. While still in graduate school, he completed half of his residency training in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy, and has since obtained his Certification in this evidence-based treatment methodology. Dan is passionate about treating patients with a wide range of musculoskeletal disorders, especially patients with back and neck pain.

Undergraduate Education:
Bachelor's Degree in Clinical Health Studies
Ithaca College

Post Graduate Education:
Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Ithaca College

Residency Training:
McKenzie Institute
Certification In Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy


Stephen A. Freeman PT, ECS

Stephen A. Freeman PT, ECS earned his bachelorís degree in physical therapy right up the road at East Carolina University. He is one of approximately 100 physical therapists in the United States that has furthered his clinical education by obtaining specialty board certification in electromyography and nerve conduction studies. As such he is an eletrophysiologic clinical specialist (ECS). Stephen has been performing EMG/NCV studies exclusively now for over 35 years. He has worked in a variety of environments over the years including private medical offices, physical therapy clinics, and surgical offices. Stephenís unique testing methods, combined with the latest in technical equipment, provides one of the most thorough, accurate, and efficient testing experiences one can have. We are excited to have Stephen on board with us and to be able to offer this important clinical service for patients and physicians alike.

Undergraduate Education:
Bachelors in Business Administration
Campbell University

Bachelors of Science in Physical Therapy
East Carolina University

Specialty Board Certification:
Electrophysiologic Clinical Specialist
American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties


Cathy Barber, Office Coordinator

Cathy brings many years of medical experience both from the secretarial standpoint as well as the insurance field. Starting in this area in 1994, she has worked in a variety of medical offices including internal medicine, cardiac, orthopedic as well as medical accounting firms. Her wealth of knowledge and warm, caring personality helps to make your experience a pleasant one.


Jeremy Cole, Clinic Coordinator

Jeremy has been involved in health and medical fields since 1999. Over the course of his career he has gained hands on experience working at a variety of health clubs as well as outpatient physical therapy centers. Jeremy manages the day-to-day operations of our facility. He is also instrumental in assisting us with taking referrals, scheduling of patients, ordering of supplies, etc. On the clinic floor, he is an extra set of eyes making sure exercises are completed with correct form. Jeremy also provided a shot of cool water and a towel to patients when needed.


Jennifer Horner, Billing Specialist

Jennifer plays an integral role with our organization by handling the filing of insurance claims on your behalf. Her medical billing career began back in the late 1990ís and she has continually taken yearly education courses sponsored by Medicare as well as the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). Ever changing rules and regulations makes dealing with third party payers an ongoing challenge. Ms. Hornerís role assists in keeping our organization on the forefront.


Lena Dubay, Marketing Coordinator

Lena Dubay earned her B.S. in Biology from East Carolina University and has worked in the physical therapy field since 1998. She started as a physical therapy technician and worked her way into management. Currently she works closely with the staff and patients during their rehabilitation process. Lena is also our marketing coordinator; she organizes community outreach projects and continues relations with medical providers in the surrounding area.