PM&R Therapists - Meet the Team

Each member of our team is dedicated to providing personalized wellness, injury prevention and rehabilitation services to every patient. This team includes highly-skilled rehabilitation specialists who have extensive post-graduate and doctoral-level training and provide the latest in evidence-based care.

In fact, we help teach other healthcare professionals about physical medicine and rehabilitation—further highlighting the significant amount of experience, professionalism and knowledge of our team members. 

  

Natsumi Asanuma, MS, CCC-SLP


Speech Language Pathologiest I
Specialties: Acute Care Rehab
Special Interests: Dysphagia, Cognitive linguistic disorders, Tracheostomy and ventilator dependence
Clinical Degree: MS: Institute of Health Professions, 2015
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Jennifer Milan Bennett, MSOTR/L, CLT-LANA, WCC


Occupational Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Wound Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Lymphedema, Wound care
Clinical Degree: MSOT: Boston University, 2009
Certification(s): Certified Lympheema Therapist, Wound Care Certified
Maggie Benson

Maggie Benson, PT, DPT


Physical Therapist
Specialties: Adult Inpatient
Special Interests: Acute Care
Clinical Degree: Virginia Commonwealth University, 2016
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Melissa Bloomer, MA, CCC-SLP


Speech Language Pathologist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Speech Language Pathology, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Special Interests: NICU, Feeding/Swallowing Disorders, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Pediatric Transplant and ICU
Clinical Degree: MA CCC-SLP: George Washington University, 2005
Certification(s): NOMAS Certified, 2013; Neonatal Massage, NTMTC Certified, 2014
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Meghan Bollinger, PT, DPT


Pediatric Physical Therapist, Clinician III
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Torticollis, Developmental delays, Coordination disorders, Aquatic therapy, Kinesio taping specialist
Clinical Degree: DPT: Shenandoah University, 2008
Jason Booker

Jason Booker, PT, CSCS


Physical Therapist
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Orthopedic Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine
Special Interests: Management of Lower Extremity Injuries, Return to Sports Testing
Clinical Degree: BS University of Hartford, 1990

Certification(s): Graston Certified, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Certified Clinical Instructor
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Lauren Bosley, PT, DPT


Physical Therapist, Clinician I
Specialties: Inpatient
Special Interests: Neurology, Cardiology, Pediatrics, Early Mobilization in ICU
Clinical Degree: Harding University, 2015
Caroline Brandel

Caroline Brandel, MS OTR/L, CCLS, CPAM


Occupational Therapist, Clinician II
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Neuro-reeducation, Cognition, Cancer Rehabilitation, Traumatic Injuries, Wheelchair Clinics
Clinical Degree: MS OTR/L: Columbia University, 2012
Certification(s): Certified Child Life Specialist, PAMPCA (CPAM) Certification in Physical Agent Modalities
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Aaron Briggs, PT, DPT, ATC


Physical Therapist, Clinician I
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Orthopedic Rehab, Athletic Training
Special Interests: Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, Manual Physical Therapy, Spine, ACL Return to Sport
Clinical Degree: Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, 2015
Certification(s):Certified Athletic Trainer (BS, ATC), Intramuscular Therapy (Trigger Point Dry Needling)
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Kathleen Burke, PT, DPT


Physical Therapist, Clinician III
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Neurology Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Inpatient acute care, Neurorehabilitation, MDA Clinic
Clinical Degree: DPT: Northwestern University, 2010
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Patricia Cruz, PT, MS, C/NDT


Physical Therapist, Clinician II
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Inpatient, Neurorehabilitation specific to CVA, Working with martial artists
Clinical Degree: MSPT: Ithaca College, 2004
Certification(s): Neuro-Developmental Technique, Intramuscular Therapy (Trigger Point Dry Needling)
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Stephanie Cone, MOTR/L, CLT


Occupational Therapist I
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation, Lymphedema
Special Interests: Inpatient Acute Care, Inpatient Adults, Lymphedema Management
Clinical Degree: MOT University of the Sciences, 2015
 Kelly Cutler

Kelly Cutler, PT, DPT, CKTP


Physical Therapist, Clinician II
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Manual therapy, Orthopaedics, Spine/pelvis, Foot/ankle
Clinical Degree: DPT: CUNY Graduate Center/Hunter College, 2010
Certification(s): Kinesio Tape Certified Practitioner
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Mary-Kay Davidson-Taylor, MS, OTR/L


Occupational Therapist
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Pediatrics, Sensory integration, Developmental delay
Clinical Degree: KCOM Arizona School of Health Sciences

Victoria Dean, PT, DPT


Physical Therapist
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation, Neurology Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Neurology, ICU
Clinical Degree: DPT: Thomas Jefferson University, 2016
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Jennifer DeMarinis, MS, CCC-SLP


Speech Language Pathologist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Speech Language Pathology, tracheostomized & ventilator dependent patients and Acute Care Rehab
Special Interests: Acute Care, Communication and swallowing with tracheostomy and ventilator patients, Dysphagia
Clinical Degree: MS SLP, Towson University,1996
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Hilary Dilks, OTR/L


Occupational Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Pediatrics, Developmental delay, NICU
Clinical Degree: BSOT: Boston University, 2002, MHS: University of Florida, 2011
Certification(s): Infant Massage Certified
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Lisa Ebb, PT, MS, NCS


Physical Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Neurology Rehabilitation, Huntington Disease Center, Movement Disorder Center
Special Interests: Inpatient and outpatient physical therapy, Pelvic floor PT/Women's health, Neurologic rehabilitation, Stroke research, Movement disorders, Male incontinence
Clinical Degree: MSPT: Boston University, 2002
Certification(s): Clinical Specialist, Neurology
Casey Dolan

Casey Dolan, MS, OTR/L


Occupational Therapist, Clinician III
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation, Hand Therapy
Special Interests: Upper extremity and splinting
Clinical Degree: MOTR/L: James Madison University, 2010
Certification(s): NIHSS Certified
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Karen Edick, MS Ed., CCC-SLP


Outpatient Speech Pathology Program Coordinator
Specialties: Speech Language Pathology, Speech and Swallow Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Movement disorders, Voice, Dysphagia, Aphasia, Accent reduction
Clinical Degree: MS, Communication Disorders, College of St. Rose, 1998
Certification(s): Lee-Silverman Voice Treatment, Vital Stim Therapy, Allied Team Training for Parkinsons Disease (National Parkinsons Foundation), Compton P-ESL Accent Modification for Speech Professionals

Ashley Fetters, MS, CCC-SLP, CLC


Speech Language Pathologist
Specialties: Speech Language Pathology, Inpatient/Outpatient Pediatrics, NICU
Special Interests: Feeding, Trach/Vent, TBI/CVA, Developmental Language, PMV, MBS
Clinical Degree: MS, MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA
Certification(s): Lactation - CLC

Ariele Foster, PT, DPT, E-RYT 500


Physical Therapist
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Hip / FAI, Orthopedics, Functional Manual Therapy, BPPV, Yoga & Mindfulness
Clinical Degree: DPT: Virginia Commonwealth University, 2011
Certification(s): Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher, 2001
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Deborah Furcolo, OTR/L, CHT


Occupational Therapist, IV
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Hand Therapy
Special Interests: Outpatient occupational therapy, Hand therapy, Hand, elbow and upper extremity
Clinical Degree: MA: New York University
Certification(s): Certified Hand Therapist, Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist
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Martha Furtek, PT, DPT


Physical Therapist, Clinician I
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation, Aquatic Therapy
Special Interests: Early Mobilation in the ICU, Neuro Rehabilitation, Oncology Rehabilitation, Manual Therapy, Aquatic Therapy
Clinical Degree: MGH Institute of Health Professions, 2014
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Donna Garey, PT, MPT, PCS


Physical Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Pediatrics, Spasticity clinic, Rheumatology, Pediatric orthopaedics, Pediatric neurology, Serial casting, Prematurity, Developmental delay, Hematology/oncology, NICU, PICU, Pediatric transplant
Clinical Degree: MSPT: Northwestern University, 1995
Certification(s): Board Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist, Certified Newborn Massage Instructor, Certified Neonatal Touch and Massage Therapist
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Angel Gouge, PT, DPT


Physical Therapist, Clinician I
Specialties: Outpatient Physical Therapist
Special Interests: Strength and Conditioning, Manual Therapy, Orthopedics
Clinical Degree: PT, DPT: George Washington University, 2016

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Anthony Iorio, PT, DPT


Physical Therapy Clinical Supervisor
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: General population, Acute care, Trauma
Clinical Degree: PT, DPT: Sage Graduate School, 2010
Certification(s): APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor
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Brett Jackson DPT, GCS, ATC


Physical Therapist, Clinician II
Specialties: Geriatrics, General OrthopedicsSpecial Interests: Functional Manual Therapy Residency
Clinical Degree: PT, DPT: Marymount University class of 2012
Internship/Residency/Fellowship: St. Catherine’s Rehabilitation Hospital and Villa Maria Skilled Nursing Geriatric Physical Therapy Residency program
Certification(s): Geriatric Certified Specialist (GCS), Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)
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Pamela Jennings, PT, DPT


Physical Therapist, Clinician III
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, Neuro Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Physical therapy, Orthopaedic rehabilitation, Neurorehabilitation, Aquatics
Clinical Degree: DPT: Marymount University, 2011
Certification(s): Intramuscular Therapy (Trigger Point Dry Needling)
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Kathleen Maloney Johnson, MSOTR/L


Clinical Manager
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Inpatient acute care, Inpatient adults, Lymphedema
Clinical Degree: MSOT: College Misericordia, 1997
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Sarah King, PT


Physical Therapist
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Women's Health Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Incontinence (Men & Women), Chronic pelvic pain, Prenatal and post-natal rehabilitation
Clinical Degree: MSPT: University of Maryland, 1995
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Kelly Madigan, PT, DPT


Physical Therapist, Clinician II
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Neuro
Clinical Degree: DPT: Northeastern University, 2013
Jennifer Makowitz

Jennifer Markowitz, MA, CCC-SLP


Speech Language Pathologist III
Specialties: Outpatient Pediatrics Autism Assessment and Treatment
Special Interests: Assessment and treatment of children/adolescents/young adults with complex communication needs and co-occurring problem behaviors; Differential diagnosis of autism vs. language impairment vs. intellectual disabilities vs mental health, etc.
Clinical Degree: MA, University of Maryland 2010
Fellowship(s): Completed Clinical Fellowship yea as a LEND trainee at the Kennedy Krieger Institute
Certification(s): ADOS-II Certified
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Sameer Mehta, PT, DPT, MS, SCS, CSCS


Outpatient Physical Therapy Clinical Supervisor
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Sports Medicine Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Orthopaedics, Sports medicine, Manual therapy, ACL rehabilitation, Spine, Real time ultrasound, Video analysis
Clinical Degree: PT: Boston University, 2005
Certification(s): Certified Clinical Instructor, Board Certified Clinical Specialist: Sports, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Intramuscular Therapy (Trigger Point Dry Needling)

Jayme Menier, MS, CCC-SLP


Speech Language Pathologist
Specialties: Speech Language Pathology, Acute Care, Head/Neck Cancer, Voice Disorders
Clinical Degree: MS University of the District of Columbia, 2002
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G Jude Monsanto, PT, DPT


Specialties: Acute, Neuro, Ortho, Med
Special Interests: Acute, Baclafen, Myisitis
Clinical Degree: Shenandoah University, 2011
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Johanna Murphy, PT, MS, CLT


Director
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Breast Cancer Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Lymphedema management, Breast cancer
Clinical Degree: Misericordia University, 2002
Certification(s): Certified in Lymphedema Management Therapy
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Joseph Norton, PT


Physical Therapist, Clinician III
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Orthopaedics, Manual Therapy, Critical care, General medicine, Oncology, Neurology, Sports medicine
Clinical Degree: MSPT: Springfield College, MA, 2009
Certification(s): APTA/IPA Residency Graduate 2013, Intramuscular Therapy (Trigger Point Dry Needling)
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Jennifer Oscarson, OTR/L


Occupational Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: ICU, Cardiac, Spinal cord injury, Wound care, Heart failure/LVAD/heart transplants
Clinical Degree: OT: Quinnipiac University, 2002
Certification(s): BIG Certified, Parkinson's
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Jennifer Oseroff, MSOTR/L


Occupational Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Inpatient pediatrics, NICU, Infant massage instruction
Clinical Degree: MSOT: College Misericordia, 1997
Certification(s): Certified Newborn Massage Instructor
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Carrie James Pagliano, PT, DPT, OCS, WCS, MTC


Physical Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Women´s Health Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Pelvic floor (male/female), Incontinence (male/female), Pelvic pain, Pre-natal, Post-partum orthopaedic dysfunction, Vulvodynia, Stress/urge incontinence, Vestibulitis, Fecal incontinence, Interstitial cystitis, Endometriosis

Clinical Degree: MPT: University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, 1999, DPT: University of St. Augustine, 2007
Certification(s): Board Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist, Manual Therapy Certified, Board Certified Women's Health Clinical Specialist, Intramuscular Therapy (Trigger Point Dry Needling)
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Eliza Peoples, MS, CCC-SLP


Speech Language Pathology,  Clinician IV
Specialties: Speech Language Pathology, Speech and Swallow Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Acute-care, Head and neck cancer
Clinical Degree: MS SLP: Gallaudet University, 2005
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Flavia Pinto, PT, MSPT


Physical Therapist
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Clinical Degree: George Washington University, 2002
Special Interests: Pediatrics, Developmental Delay, Aquatics, Torticollis, Developmental Coordination Disorder, Kinesiotaping
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Philippe Rolly, PT


Physical Therapist, Clinician III
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Clinical Degree: University of Grenoble (France), Diplome de Masseur-Kinesitherapeute
Certification(s): "BIG" certified

Christine Wilson Ruger, PT, DPT, CLT


Physical Therapist, Clinician II
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Adult acute care, Lymphedema therapy, Vestibular rehabilitation
Clinical Degree: Ithaca College, 2005
Certification(s): Certified Lymphedema Therapist, Vestibular Physical Therapist
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Laura Ruiz, PT, CNDT


Physical Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Pediatrics, Torticollis, Orthotics (cascade), Serial casting, Prematurity, Developmental delay, Kinesio tape
Clinical Degree: Gimbernat, Barcelona, Spain, 2002
Certification(s): Certified NDT

Arthur M. Saldana, BS, OTR/L


Occupational Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Acute care, Lymphedema
Clinical Degree: BS, OT: University of the Philippines, 1992
Certification(s): Certified Lymphedema Therapist
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Michelle Saucedo, MA, CCC-SLP


Speech Language Pathologist II
Specialties: Speech Language Pathology, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Dysphagia, Speech and Language Rehabilitation
Clinical Degree: MA SLP, 2011 California State University, Fullerton
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Patricia Shields, MS, OTR/L


Occupational Therapist, Clinician II
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Pediatric Rehabilitation, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Sensory integration, Autism, Developmental delay, Neurorehabilitation, Inpatient acute care
Clinical Degree: MS ORT/L: University of New England, 2014
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Alison Shipley, DPT, ATC


Physical Therapist
Specialties: Outpatient Physical Therapy
Special Interests: Vestibular, Orthopaedics
Clinical Degree: DPT, Radford University 2014
Certification(s): American Institute of Balance - Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapist; Athletic Trainer Certified
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James Silva, PT, DPT


Physical Therapist, Clinician II
Specialties: Orthopedics, Manual Therapy, Pediatrics/Adolescent Sports Injuries
Clinical Degree: Quinnipiac University, 2012
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Sheila Skinner, MS, CCC-SLP


Pediatric Therapy Clinical Supervisor
Specialties: Speech Language Pathology, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Pediatrics, Autism, Apraxia, Developmental delay, Feeding
Clinical Degree: Gallaudet University, 2002
Certification(s): P.R.O.M.P.T. Trained (Working towards Certification)
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Jessica Smith, PT, MPT


Physical Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Pediatric Rehabilitation
Special Interests: NICU, PICU, Pediatric hematology/oncology, Pediatric transplant
Clinical Degree: MPT, Shenandoah University 2001
Certification(s): Certified Newborn Massage Instructor, Certified Neonatal Touch and Massage Therapist
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Biana Smolich, PT, CFMT, OCS


Outpatient Physical Therapy, Clinician IV, Residency Faculty
Specialties: Orthopedics, Neurological
Special Interests: Dry Needling, TMJ, Manual Therapy, Center Coordinator of Clinical Education, Student Observation Coordinator
Clinical Degree: Masters of Physical Therapy, University of North Dakota, 1999
Certification(s): Board Certified Clinical Specialist, Orthopedics, Certified Functional Manual Therapist, Level I and II, Intramuscular Therapy (Trigger Point Dry Needling)
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Kyla Spence, MS, CCC-SLP


Speech Language Pathology Clinical Supervisor
Specialties: Speech Language Pathology, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Neurorehabilitation, Dysphagia
Clinical Degree: MS SLP: Emerson College, 2002
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Arlette Thompson-Pile, PTA


Physical Therapist Assistant
Specialties: Outpatient Pediatrics, Inpatient Adult Acute Care
Clinical Degree: Montgomery College, 2014
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Jennifer Thoren, MSOTR/L, CLT


Clinical Manager
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Lymphedema Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Lymphedema, Post-breast cancer, Adult acute care, Breast cancer/oncology rehabilitation
Clinical Degree: MSOT: Boston University, 2005
Certification(s): Certified Lymphedema Therapist
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Lauren Taverner, MS, OTR/L


Occupational Therapist, Clinician I
Special Interests: Acute Care, ICU
Clinical Degree: Towson University, 2015
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Michael Uttecht, PT, MS, OCS, CFMT, ATC, CSCS


Outpatient Physical Therapy Clinical Supervisor; Site Residency Director
Specialties: Physical Therapy, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
Special Interests: Orthopaedics, Sports medicine, Manual therapy, Hemophilia, Manual orthopaedics, Trigger point dry needling
Clinical Degree: University of South Dakota, 1996
Certification(s): MS: Board Certified Clinical Specialist, Orthopaedics, Certified Functional Manual Therapist, Certified Athletic Trainer, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Certified Clinical Instructor, Intramuscular Therapy (Trigger Point Dry Needling)
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Michelle Voyer, MSOTR/L


Occupational Therapist, Clinician IV
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
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Erin Whitelatch, MS, OTR/L


Occupational Therapist, Clinical Supervisor
Specialties: Occupational Therapy, Acute Care Rehabilitation
Special Interests: ICU, Lymphedema, Huntington's Disease
Clinical Degree: MS, OT: Gannon University, 2007
Certification(s): Certified Lymphedema Management