Dr. Nina Evangelista, DPT

Dr. Nina Evangelista, DPT

Physical Therapy  ·  
Dr. Nina Evangelista, DPT is a physical therapist in Fair Lawn, NJ and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from UMDNJ in 2006 and specializes in physical therapy, neurological physical therapy, and more.Read her story

39-40 Broadway Ste 4

Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Meritain Health
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UniCare
  • 2 More

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Dr. Evangelista's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Evangelista "Nina Evangelista earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree with honors from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) in 2006. Before entering PT school, Nina graduated Magna cum Laude from the College of Mount Saint Vincent with a B.S. degree in Allied Health Studies and a B.A. in Psychology in 2000. Nina has earned awards for excellence in Clinical Performance and Research from UMDNJ. Dr. Evangelista earned professional certification in Vestibular Rehabilitation from Emery University School of Medicine. Nina's clinical expertise includes a wide variety of Orthopedic & Sports, Vestibular, Chronic Pain, Headaches, and Neurological conditions throughout the lifespan - from childhood to adulthood. Her unique skills and passion for Pediatric Physical Therapy have helped us develop an entirely new pediatric department. Dr. Evangelista is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and Vestibular Disorders Association (VEDA). During her free time, Nina enjoys spending time with her family and friends, reading, exercising, and traveling."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Evangelista "Here at Bella Physical Therapy, I am able to spend more time with patients, helping them back to complete health and wellness. What's more, everyone is encouraged to take continuing education courses and focus on advanced therapeutic techniques to stay current and updated on the latest advances in our field."

5  Specialties

  • Physical Therapy
  • Neurological Physical Therapy
  • Orthopedic Physical Therapy
  • Pediatric Physical Therapy
  • Sports Physical Therapy

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Evangelista does not have any board certifications listed.

44  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Injury
  • Arthritis
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Balance Disorders
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Developmental Coordination Disorder
  • Dizziness
  • Hammer Toe
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Hip Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Migrainous Vertigo
  • Motion Sickness
  • Motor Delay
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Neck Pain
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Pediatric Neurological Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Severe Headache
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprain
  • Torticollis
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibular Disorders


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18  Procedures

  • Balance Testing
  • Biofeedback
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cold Laser Therapy
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Exercise Program
  • Gait Analysis
  • Kinesio® Taping
  • Mobility Exercise
  • Muscle Energy Technique
  • Myofascial Release Therapy
  • Neuromuscular Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Physical Therapy
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Strengthening Exercise
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Ultrasound

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


    Medical School | Graduated 2006
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Evangelista has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Evangelista has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Evangelista's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Evangelista to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Evangelista's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Nina is amazing! I have arthritis on both knees and I felt relief within two weeks. She explained my diagnosis so clearly and was so caring and encouraging. The best!
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Dr. Evangelista is one of the best physical therapist that I have ever been too. She is so knowlegable about how your entire body works. She is kind, caring, smart and goes the extra mile to make sure you are feeling well when you leave. This office is not like any other PT I have ever been...more
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Dr. Evangelista is a super caring, attentive and knowledgeable specialist of physical therapy.
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