Our Team

Leadership

Jon Dooley

Founder + Owner

PT, MSPT

Education
Boston University, Bachelor of Science in Health Studies
Boston University, Master of Science in Physical Therapy

Areas of Clinical Interest
aquatics, low back and disk conditions, athletes and sports injuries, post-surgical rehab, chronic pain

Certifications + Trainings
Graston Technique Level 1, Kinesiotaping, Biosynchronistics, Mulligan Concept, Biomechanics of the Foot and Ankle

Suzanne McAlister

Director of Operations

PT, MPT, OMT-C

Education
University of Richmond, BS in Health and Sport Science
Shenandoah University, Master of Physical Therapy

Areas of Clinical Interest
post-operative rehabilitation, posture and core stabilization, shoulder rehabilitation, sports injuries, patient education, student mentorship

Certifications + Trainings
Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (Medical University of South Carolina), Mulligan Concept, McKenzie (lumbar), Postural Restoration, Integrated Neuromuscular Re-Education, Muscle Energy, Positional Release, Spinal, Pelvic & Scapular Stabilization, Rehabilitation of Athletic Injuries, Releasing the Diaphragms, Biomechanics of the Foot & Ankle, Functional Assessment & Movement of the Female Athlete, Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities

Julianne Gonzalez

Practice Administrator

BS, APTA-CPA

Education
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing

Certifications + Trainings
American Physical Therapy Association Certified Practice Administrator

Physical Therapists

Kim Como

PT, DPT

Education
UMASS Lowell, Bachelors of Science in Exercise Physiology
UMASS Lowell, Doctorate in Physical Therapy

Areas of Clinical Interest
running/sport-related injuries; breast cancer; pediatric cancer; shoulder pathologies; neck and spine injuries

Certifications + Trainings
Kinematics of Low Back Pain-Feldenkrais, Exercise Prescription for Hip and Pelvis Movement Part 1, A distinctive approach to pediatric toe walking, ICF Best Practice Recommendations: Lateral Ankle Sprain Intervention, Lower Extremity Alignment: A Proximal Rehabilitation Approach, The swim stroke analysis, The Swimmer’s Shoulders: Swimmers Aren’t Pitchers

Erica Donnelly

PT, DPT

Education
Springfield College, Bachelors of Science in Health Sciences
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Doctorate of Physical Therapy

Areas of Clinical Interest
shoulder pathologies; post-op conditions; running/sport-related injuries; neck/low back pain

Certifications + Trainings
Elevating Practice in Orthopedic PT- MGH IHP- Upper Quarter Module; Manual techniques including soft tissue mobilizations (STM), joint mobilizations, and instrument-assisted STM; Dry Needling Level 1 Certified; Aquatic experience

Rachel Ferrucci

PT, DPT, OCS

Education
Boston University, Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences
MCPHS University, Doctorate in Physical Therapy

Areas of Clinical Interest
foot and ankle injuries, sports and running injuries, post-surgical rehab, post-partum rehab, and fall prevention 

Certifications + Trainings
Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy, Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), Graston Technique Level 1, Postural Restoration Institute, Myofascial Release Techniques, Gait Analysis, Mulligan mobilizations for peripheral joints, Maitland spinal mobilization techniques, Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities.

Additional Information
Member of Team USA Synchronized Skating for 5 years and continues to work with skaters with off ice training and injury prevention. 

Kristina Jaeckel

PT

Education
Northeastern University, Bachelors of Science in Physical Therapy

Areas of Clinical Interest
aquatics, chronic pain management, cold laser therapy, integrative manual therapy, Graston technique, active release technique, dry needling

Certifications + Training
Mulligan Joint Mobilization Level 1, Burdenko Level 1 Aquatic Certification, Current Concepts in the Knee and Shoulder, American Lung Association Aquatics Certification

Pablo Maldonado-Pinuer

PT

Education
Universidad de Valparaiso (Chile), Bachelor in Kinesiology

Areas of Clinical Interest
lower extremity amputations, post concussion syndrome, neck pain, shoulder pain, post surgical rehab, vertigo/balance, Parkinson’s disease

Certifications + Training
LSVT BIG certified. Vestibular Rehabilitation. Maitland Technique for spine, extremities, stabilization training and upper cervical spine dysfunctions, Myofascial release

Languages
English and Spanish

Nicholas Murray

DPT

Education
University of Hartford, Bachelor of Science
University of Hartford, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Areas of Clinical Interest
I have been involved in athletics throughout my entire life and am specifically interested in injuries involving all levels of athletics, others areas of interest include; chronic pain, complex diagnosis, and post-surgical.

Certifications + Training
Published research entitled Detecting Drop Jump Asymmetries Using Wearable Sensors, and 3D Motion Capture Camera System, Chronic lower back pain exercise prescription continuing education, Wheelchair positioning certification 

Swarupa Nishar

PT, DPT

Education
New York Medical College, Doctor of Physical Therapy
Goa University, India, Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery

Areas of Clinical Interest
post-surgical rehab, shoulder injuries, total knee replacements, balance rehabilitation in geriatric population, low back conditions

Certifications + Training
Maitland mobilization techniques peripheral and spinal, Mulligan lower quarter, Kinesiotaping, Vestibular and balance rehabilitation, Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities

Additional Information
I specialize in manual therapy techniques and utilize my background in holistic medicine to augment standard physical therapy treatments with insights from Ayurveda and Yoga in patients with complex diagnoses.

Kimberly Pratt Marques

MSPT

Education
University of Connecticut, Masters of Physical Therapy
Nichols College, Bachelor of Science Business Administration

Areas of Clinical Interest
sports related injuries, post-surgical rehab, spinal disorders, vestibular disorders/dysfunction

Certifications + Training
Mulligan’s Concepts for the Spine, Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization, Kinesiotaping, Dizziness and Balance Disorders, TBI/Concussions, Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities

Publications
Effects of a 3-Minute Standing Stretch on Ankle-Dorsiflexion Range of Motion. Journal of Sports Rehabilitation. 12: 162-173, 2003.

Matthew Read

PT, DPT

Education
Westfield State College, Sports Medicine
University of Massachusetts Lowell, Doctorate in Physical Therapy

Areas of Clinical Interest
athletes and sports injuries, neuro rehabilitation, foot conditions/gait mechanics, post-operative shoulder therapy, throwing athletes, manual therapy, Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities

Additional Information
PT 4TKR Study Therapist

Jaclyn Riedel

PT, DPT, OCS

Education
Indiana University, Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology
Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions, Doctorate in Physical Therapy 

Areas of Clinical Interest
sport and running injuries, manual therapy, Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization, neck and lower back pain, chronic pain management.

Certifications + Training
Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Credentialed Clinical Instructor (APTA), certified in Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM).

Donna Stoddard

PT, DPT, CSCS

Education
UMASS Lowell, Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology
UMASS Lowell, Doctorate in Physical Therapy 

Areas of Clinical Interest
youth sports injuries, post-operative rehabilitation, knee and shoulder rehabilitation, geriatrics

Certifications + Training
CSCS (NSCA)

Physical Therapist Assistants

Kim Barrow

MS, BS, PTA, CSCS, ATRIC

Education
Southern Connecticut State University Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Exercise Science
MassBay Community College, Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant

Areas of Clinical Interest
lower back pain and disk conditions, aquatics, chronic pain, post surgical rehab, balance issues

Certifications + Trainings
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Craniosacral Level I, ACE Personal Trainer, certified in Burdenko Method, Aquatic Therapy Rehab Institute (ATRIC), Graston Technique Level I, Kinesiotaping, Biosynchronistics, Maitland Technique, Mulligan Concept, Functional Movement Assessment(FMA), Selective Functional Movement Assessment(SFMA), Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities

Ross Beaudette

BA, PTA, CSCS

Education
Worcester State University, Bachelor of Education
New England Institute of Technology,  Associates Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant 

Areas of Clinical Interest
sports rehab, injury prevention, ergonomics, post-surgical, footwear assessment and prescription

Certifications + Trainings
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Matheson Functional Capacity Evaluation certification, Matheson work hardening certification, ACE personal trainer, Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM), Active Release Technique (ART), Mulligan technique, McKenzie Technique, myofascial release, Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities

Nicolette Bender

BS, PTA

Education
University of Massachusetts, Bachelor of Exercise Science
Becker College, Associates Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant 

Areas of Clinical Interest 
Rehab Pilates, pre and post natal, postural re-patterning, injury prevention, stability training

Certifications + Trainings
STOTT PILATES, NSCA-CPT, TRX, Biosynchronistics, Core Integration, Craniosacral therapy, Total Barre, CORE Athletic Conditioning, various manual therapy certifications

Dylan Blackwell

BS, PTA

Education
Bridgewater State College, Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science/Health Fitness
Berkshire Community College, Associates Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant

Areas of Clinical Interest
sports rehab, injury prevention, ergonomics, post-surgical, footwear assessment and prescription

Certifications + Trainings
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Matheson Functional Capacity Evaluation certification, Matheson work hardening certification, ACE personal trainer, Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM), Active Release Technique (ART), Mulligan technique, McKenzie Technique, myofascial release, Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities

Cayla LaBaire

AA, PTA

Education
Quinsigamond Community College, Associate in Liberal Arts
Mount Wachusett Community College, Associate Degree in Physical Therapy Assistant

Areas of Clinical Interest
post-surgical rehab, youth sport injuries, posture and core stabilization, balance rehabilitation in geriatric population, knee orthopedic injuries

Joseph Magdis

BA, PTA, CSCS

Education
Worcester State College, BA, Marketing
Mount Wachusett Community College, Associates Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant

Areas of Clinical Interest
sports injuries, chronic pain

Certifications + Trainings
Olympic lifting coach level 1, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS),Running course, Back to Golf, Cycling course, Shoulder/ throwing, myofascial release therapy, cranial-sacral therapy

Jenna McCann

BS, PTA

Education
Assumption College, Bachelors of Science in Biology
Mount Wachusett Community College, Associates Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant 

Areas of Clinical Interest
post-surgical, aquatics, neck, low back and disk conditions, pediatrics, and sports injuries

Certifications + Training
Taping (Rock Tape), Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities

Jacob Santos

NASM-CPT, PTA

Education
New England Institute of Technology, Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant

Areas of Clinical Interest
low back pain, spine/disc conditions, neurological rehabilitation, vestibular rehabilitation, post-surgical rehab, balance deficits, postural restoration

Certifications + Training
National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer, Restorative Yoga, Pain Neuroscience Education

Donna Slattery

MS, BS, PTA

Education
Boston University, Masters of Science in Administration
University of New Hampshire, Bachelor of Science in Mathematics / Computer Science
Mount Wachusett Community College,  Associates Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant 

Areas of Clinical Interest
post-surgical rehab, neurological disorders, chronic shoulder conditions, knee arthroplasty, sports injuries 

Certifications + Training
Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM), Muscle Energy Techniques of the Spine and Extremities

John St. Jean

BS, PTA

Education
Fitchburg State University, Bachelors of Science in Biology & Exercise Science
Mount Wachusett Community College,  Associates Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant 

Areas of Clinical Interest
joint replacement rehabilitation, cervical and shoulder pathologies, golf fitness and injury prevention, pain science

Certifications + Training
Strain Counterstrain, Myofascial Release, Graston Technique Certified, Cervical and Shoulder Rehabilitation, Back on Course Golf, Titleist Performance Institute Golf Fitness Medical 1 and 2, Pain Neuroscience and Education

The staff at Greendale Physical Therapy, LLC were the perfect people to have shown up in my life at that time. Exercises, manual manipulation, ultrasound, and core exercises gradually brought me back. Last night I had the best step aerobic workout I’ve ever had!

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