Fitness and Movement, LLC


Dr. John Kahl, DPT, SCS, CSCS

Dr. Kahl received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Stony Brook University; graduating with distinction, he was the valedictorian of his class. He was the recipient of the Graduate Honor Award from Stony Brook’s School of Health Technology and Management (highest overall GPA), Distinguished Student Award for his physical therapy class, and was an inductee for the Alpha Eta Honor Society for the allied health professionals.

John is a sports physical therapist with specialization in rehab for weight lifters, ACL athletes, and basketball players. In 2021, John earned his board certified specialization in sports physical therapy (SCS) and expanded his role with St. Charles after being named the Sports Medicine Co-Clinical Coordinator. John has earned his Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) certification through the NSCA and has completed a strength and conditioning internship with Stony Brook University’s division I athletic program. He had the opportunity to learn and assist with coaching for football, men’s basketball, women’s volleyball, women’s softball, and men’s lacrosse.

John currently provides performance programming and coaching services to bodybuilders, sport athletes, and
recreational lifters. John also assists with teaching orthopedics for Stony Brook University’s Physical Therapy program.