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David Kinley, American physical therapist, acupuncturist. Licence in acupuncture, physical therapy and massage; certified in hypnosis, biofeedback, touch for health. Recipient Lydia Hayes achievement award, 1957.


Kinley, David was born on December 16, 1935 in Newark.


Doctor Mechanotherapy, Easton College, 1970. Postgrad in traditional Chinese acupuncture, Tri State Institute, 1982.


Private massage practice, Newark, 1957-1960;private physical therapy practice, Cranford, New Jersey, 1960-1963;founder, massage instructor, physical therapist, acupuncturist, hypnotherapist, Kinley Comprehensive Center for Acupuncture and Physical Therapy, Clark, New Jersey, since 1963. Consultant in physical therapy Visiting Nurse Association, 1970. Practice in biofeedback, 1972.

Established center for physical therapy and rehabilitation, Elizabeth, New Jersey. Clinical affiliate New York State Physical Therapy College, 1982. Consultant in acupuncture and physical therapy Sunny Isles Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida,1982, pain management Northern Miami Institute Florida.

Founder Kinley Comprehensive Center for Acupuncture/Physical Therapy, Florida. Assistant in preparation of licensing legislation for New Jersey Acupuncture. Member acupuncture examining board New Jersey Board Medical Examiners.


Member New Jersey State Physical Therapy Association (officer since 1959, president 1993, executive director, board of directors, senior advisor), American Acupuncture Association and Oriental Medicine (president Acupuncture and Moxibustion Association 1973-1987), Association Applied Psycho Physiology and Biofeedback, International Society Professional Hypnotist, International Society Myomassethics, Florida State Massage Association, Florida State Acupuncture Association, American Academy Environmental Medicine, New Jersey Acupuncture Association (president 1991-1993).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: outdoors, swimming, boating, travel, reading.


Married Helen Sandra Wehrle, March 14, 1958. Children: Sandra, Deborah, Denise.