23-00 Route 208 

Suite 1-6

Fair Lawn, NJ 07410


Tel: 201-796-1138

© 2019 Orthopedic Care Physical Therapy


Mon - Wed- Fri: 7:30am - 8:00pm 

​​Tues - Thurs: 7:30am - 4:00pm ​

Sat-Sun: Closed


Richard Balch, PT

Richard, a University of Pennsylvania graduate, is the owner of Orthopedic Care Physical Therapy. With over forty years of experience, Richard specializes in spinal rehabilitation as well as TMJ disorders, orthopedics, and sports medicine.  He is an active member of the NJAPTA and the orthopedic section of the APTA. Richard enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, and gardening.

Rachel Trotter, PT, DPT

Rachel, received her B.S. in athletic training from University of Vermont in 2012 and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Clarkson University in 2015. Rachel joined the team at Orthopedic Care in 2016. She has a particular interest in sports medicine and orthopedic injuries. When not at work she enjoys spending time outside running, cycling, skiing, and playing with her dog.

Pamela Ritzler, PT, DPT, OCS

Pam, received her B.S. in biology from George Washington University in 2003 and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from University of Maryland, Baltimore in 2015. She completed her orthopedic residency at the Washington DC Veteran Affairs Medical Center from 2016-2017 and received her Orthopedic Clinical Specialist Certification in 2018. Pam joined the team at Orthopedic Care in 2018. She enjoys treating various orthopedic and vestibular conditions. In her free time Pam spends time with her family and participates in performing aerial silks and German wheel.