At Norwood PT, we currently have six Physical Therapists and four Physical Therapist aides.
Meet our staff!
Mike earned his master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Simmons College and a bachelor’s degree from Boston College. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association. Mike has more than 18 years of experience in orthopedics. Mike has developed expertise in rehabilitation of patients with sports injuries. He is certified in the McKenzie approach for spine treatment. He has taken post graduate courses in myofascial release and strain-counterstrain manual techniques.
Ann earned her degree from McGill University and has over 29 years of experience working with a varied patient population. She has special interests in the treatment of sports related injuries, geriatric rehabilitation, as well as gait and balance issues. Ann has taken post graduate courses in manual therapy, dynamic lumbar stabilization, functional dry needling, myofascial release, and muscle energy techniques. While working at the Mayo Clinic, in Rochester, MN, Ann gained hands on experience in the treatment of pregnancy and postpartum back pain, TMJ. Ann is certified in oncology rehab and Functional Dry Needling.
Teri earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Columbia University in May of 2011. Prior to entering the PT field, Teri earned a degree in mechanical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and worked for a biotechnology company. Teri combines her engineering background with physical therapy principles to focus on and improve the biomechanics related to injuries. Teri is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and enjoys working with patients of all ages and diagnoses. Special interests include the rehabilitation of sports related injuries and neurological conditions.
Barbara earned her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Connecticut in 2003. She has experience working with a wide range of patients with varied orthopedic and neurological conditions. Her special interests include orthopedic and sport related injuries, knee and foot rehabilitation as well as balance and gait analysis and fall risk prevention in the elderly. She has taken post-graduate courses in muscle energy techniques, Mulligan mobilizations, and biomechanics of gait.
Lorri earned her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from Simmons College in 1998 and her Bachelor’s degree from the University if New Hampshire in 1993. She has over 18 years of experience working in sports medicine, orthopedics, pediatrics and neurological rehab. She has done post graduate work in pre and post natal therapy, manual therapy of the spine, kinesiotaping, and neurological rehabilitation. As a marathoner, Lorri is also experienced with rehabilitation for running injuries along with running/gait analysis.
Ashley earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Simmons College in May of 2018. Prior to entering the PT field, Ashley earned a degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science from Bridgewater State University and has experience working in a skilled nursing facility and outpatient clinic. Ashley utilizes her education in exercise science and physical therapy to provide a well rounded treatment for patients. Ashley is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and enjoys working with patients of all ages and diagnoses. Being a former collegiate athlete, her special interests include the rehabilitation of sports related injuries.