Meet Our Team

We're dedicated to helping you get back to doing what you love.
Richard Crowell Jr., DPT

Rich Crowell is the owner of Romash & Crowell Physical Therapy. He is a licensed physical therapist in the state of NJ and earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at The University of Scranton. Rich started his career working as an aide and intern with Rich Romash, and has had the pleasure of working with and receiving Rich Romash’s mentorship over the last 15 years. Rich is also a proud alumni and supporter of Camden Catholic High school.

Rich has advanced training in orthopedic sports and general physical therapy. He is a board certified clinical specialist in the area of orthopedics. Rich has gained the trust of multiple physicians and surgeons in the South Jersey area during his years of high quality work.

“At Romash & Crowell Physical Therapy, we try to stand out amongst our peers in high quality care, professionalism and creating a friendly and community based environment.”  
Richard Romash, PT OCS

One of the first four physical therapists in New Jersey to receive the title of Orthopaedic Certified Specialist by the American Physical Therapy Association, Rich Romash has been practicing physical therapy for over 40 years. He started his private practice in 1984, which has prospered and evolved into Romash and Crowell Physical Therapy. Rich is known and trusted by South Jersey and Philadelphia-area orthopaedic and general surgeons, pediatricians, general practitioners and podiatrists. He has provided rehabilitation services for sports programs associated with local area high schools for many years. 


Rich is excited to continue working in partnership with Rich Crowell and serving the South Jersey community.

Jeffery J. Miller, DPT

Jeffrey J. Miller is a graduate of the University of Scranton’s Exercise Science undergraduate program and Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Prior to receiving his DPT and subsequent employment as a therapist, Jeffrey made his mark as an extremely competent and knowledgeable student intern at Richard Romash Physical Therapy. His areas of expertise includes orthopaedic and sports physical therapy for all age groups and an emphasis on balance and falls in the geriatric demographic. 


Jeffrey has spent his recent continuing education hours studying the treatment of balance patients and overhead athletes. His interest in his continued career advancement include baseball throwing mechanics, vestibular training and McKenzie diagnosis and treatment. 

Melanie Schmidt, PTA

Melanie received her Associate’s Degree from Bergen Community College. She has received numerous CEU certificates in treating the lumbar, thoracic and cervical spine, as well as hip, shoulder and knee cases. Her areas of expertise include postural awareness and balance training as part of the geriatric exercise.


Melanie has a strong background in dance and pilates and uniquely applies in the clinic. Prior to becoming a Physical Therapist Assistant, Melanie was a professional ballet dancer with the Garden State Ballet. She has over 30 years of teaching and choreographing experience and currently teaches ballet at Triplett Dance Academy in Medford, NJ. Melanie has received multiple choreography awards for group and solo pieces throughout her teaching career. Former students of hers have danced with various ballet companies, including some on Broadway, as well as the Rockettes. 

“Romash and Crowell Physical Therapy puts the emphasis on care in regards to patient care, which is what I admire most about the practice. Mr. Crowell, Mr. Romash, and the administrative staff put patients first!”
We're proud of our 5-Star Rating.

Paul Ravelli

May, 2016

I have the most unfortunate ability to manage to get hurt at least once every 2years, sometimes as little as once a year, but whenever I do, I know that Richard Romash and his team will take care of me. I would recommend them to anyone.

Caitlyn Mount

July, 2016

Debra Faye

June, 2016

The whole staff is attentive and encouraging and very knowledgeable.
This is the BEST PT program that I have ever experienced!!

Beaty Bock

March, 2020