Our Story


I am very grateful to Angie Cande and MVPT. Within a few weeks I went from being in a great deal of pain to feeling much better. I was able to do this thanks to their very knowledgeable and caring staff, especially “my angel” Angie. Thank you so much!
Rosemarie Ducharme

Community Presence Since 1983
Founded by David Robator, PT, and Nancy Robator, PT, Merrimack Valley Physical Therapy has been providing quality Physical Therapy, Industrial Rehabilitation, Fitness, and Athletic Training services since 1983.

Getting You Back to the Activities You Love
We know that your pain or injury can make living your life a challenge. You can have confidence in our ability to return you to the activities you love. Our goal has always been to help people of all ages achieve a better quality of life.

Physical Therapist Owned Practice
We are proud to be a Physical Therapist owned private practice featuring a friendly, nurturing environment with skilled and compassionate professionals, who are fully committed to assisting you achieve your rehabilitation and fitness goals.

Skilled Professionals with Caring Hands
We are a community-based Private Practice featuring dedicated professionals who provide personalized care in a friendly, nurturing setting. Our team-approach of sharing skills & knowledge and our commitment to continuing education ensures that our goal of timely and successful outcomes is achieved.

Our Mission

Offering exceptional, innovative rehabilitation services, our dedicated professionals strive to restore each individual’s maximal function with integrity and compassion.

Core Values:

  • Growth Oriented
  • Service Excellence
  • Health & Wellness
  • Teamwork
  • Character
  • Compassion
David Robator, PT

David Robator, PT


David founded MVPT in 1983 with the desire to provide community based physical therapy services in a patient-focused setting. Throughout his career, David has shown a passion for his profession, and focused his work in orthopedic physical therapy, industrial rehabilitation, and practice and staff development. He has been very active in his professional association, serving the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) New Hampshire Chapter President, Vice President, and Chief Delegate, and has been appointed to four APTA National Task Forces. David also served as one of the founding Project Chairpersons for the Foundation for Physical Therapy, whose purpose is to fund clinical research in physical therapy.

Kevin Pozzi, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC

Kevin Pozzi, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC

Chief Operations Officer, Managing Partner

In 2016, Kevin was named as the Chief Operations Officer at Merrimack Valley Physical Therapy and took over clinical management, corporate compliance, and staff development for the four MVPT locations across Southern NH. 

In additional to his managerial responsibilities, Kevin is also a dynamic physical therapists with a passion for helping others, and a special interest in working with athletes of all levels. Kevin enjoys fostering the development of excellence in services, teamwork, compassion, and high moral character in our full team at MVPT.