Heather Andrews, PTA

Heather Andrews is a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant, having earned her Associate in Applied Science degree from Union County College. She is also a certified instructor in Tai Chi for Rehabilitation, a qualification that enhances her ability to provide holistic and patient-centered care.

Heather combines her expertise in physical therapy with a compassionate approach to offer targeted, patient-focused rehabilitation. Her proficiency in Tai Chi, particularly in the context of rehabilitation, allows her to apply unique, gentle techniques that are effective in improving mobility, balance, and overall physical health of her patients. This approach is especially beneficial for those recovering from injuries or managing chronic conditions.

In addition to her professional pursuits, Heather is an active individual who greatly values her personal time spent in the company of friends and family. She is an avid participant in various team sports, enjoying the camaraderie and physical challenge they offer. Heather also loves being outdoors, whether it’s for a game, a hike, or just to relax and recharge in nature. This active lifestyle not only keeps her physically fit but also informs her professional practice with firsthand experience in sports and physical wellness.

Gary Yen, MD


Dr. Gary L. Yen is Board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and has a sub-specialty in Pain Medicine. Dr. Yen grew up in Long Island, NY and received his medical degree from Ross University. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY and performed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Stony Brook University, where he was chief resident.

Dr. Yen completed a pain management fellowship at RehabNY in Buffalo, NY, during which he served as the assistant athletic trainer to the Buffalo Bison, the Minor League AAA baseball team for the Cleveland Indians, as well as the Niagara University men’s and women’s collegiate hockey team.

The former chairman of the Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Division of the Pain Management Department at CentraState Medical Center, Dr. Yen specializes in the non-operative treatment of a variety of joint, muscular, nerve, skeletal, spine and sports related injuries. He treats acute and chronic pain syndromes and performs electrodiagnostic studies. Dr. Yen also performs variety of interventional pain procedures and minimally invasive spine surgery for the relief of pain. He utilizes conservative treatments such as physical therapy, chiropractic care and acupuncture in conjunction with other procedures to enhance long term benefits. Dr. Yen believes in working with patients to create individual treatment plans.

When not attending to his patients, Dr. Yen likes to play golf, cook, and has a passion for playing the saxophone and piano. He is the proud father of two boys.