Major League Call Up: Touro Professor Signs with Boston Red Sox
March 26, 2014 It was Labor Day weekend of last year. Dr. Ray Mattfeld, an associate professor and the director of clinical education in the physical therapy program at Touro School of Health Sciences’ Bay Shore campus, was relaxing with his family when he received an intriguing email.
How Major League Baseball physical therapists pursued their paths to the pinnacle
August 5, 2014 For other people involved in baseball, making the big leagues can be a dream come true as well, achieved only after years of hard work, good networking and a little luck. That’s certainly the case for two new Major League Baseball physical therapists this year — Ray Mattfeld, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC, of the Boston Red Sox
Devoted Yankees fan goes to bat for rival Red Sox as team’s physical therapist
November 7, 2014 Sometimes an email can change your life. The one that altered Ray Mattfeld’s arrived in his inbox on Labor Day weekend in 2013. Mattfeld owns a thriving physical therapy practice and was on the faculty of Touro College’s School of Health Sciences, from which he earned his master’s and doctorate in physical therapy.