Meet Our Specialists

Clinic Managers


Liz, PT, DPT

Liz

Liz is the multi-site manager for Lawrence General Outpatient Rehabilitation. She received her doctorate in physical therapy from the University of Hartford, where she also graduated with a bachelor's degree in health sciences and a minor in psychology. Liz has a passion for orthopedic injury, sports medicine and is looking to grow her skills with a focus in women’s health. She believes in an individualized treatment approach, which includes manual therapy and therapeutic exercise to help patients achieve their goals. Liz enjoys spending her free time with her two children, exercising and being outside!


Erin, PT, DPT

ErinErin is the clinic manager at its Marston Street location. She graduated from the MGH Institute of Health Professions in 2012 with a doctorate in physical therapy. Her medical interests are in vestibular, orthopedics and neurological rehabilitation. Erin has assisted in developing the outpatient vestibular rehab program and is involved in the concussion rehabilitation program offered at all Lawrence General outpatient clinics. In addition to her physical therapy degree, Erin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in health education from Worcester State College.

 

Jamie, PT, DPT, Cert. DN

Suzanne

Jamie is the clinic manager at Andover Medical Center. She received her doctorate in physical therapy from University of Hartford, where she also received her bachelor's degree in health science, with a double minor in psychology and biology. Jamie treats a variety of patients with orthopedic and neurological conditions and is also certified in dry needling and aquatic therapy. She believes in treating patients with manual techniques, therapeutic exercise, and neuromuscular reeducation to help patients achieve their goals.
 


Becky, PTA, BS

RebeccaBecky is the clinic manager for our Andover/North Andover YMCA location. She has been a physical therapist assistant (PTA) at Lawrence General since October 2015. She received her associate degree as a PTA in January 2015 from the Pima Medical Institute in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Becky also holds a bachelor's degree in movement science from Westfield State University. She enjoys treating various orthopedic conditions with a combination of manual therapy and therapeutic exercise and is also an aquatic therapist in our pool program. Becky loves spending time with her husband and their dog Josie!



Andover Medical Center

Leslie, PT

LeslieA 1982 graduate of the University of Connecticut, Leslie most recently for Northeast Rehabilitation for over 20 years in North Andover, MA. Leslie focuses on treatment for temporomandibular joint dysfunction, spinal dysfunction, and general orthopedics. She has a passion for mobilization, taping, muscle energy and exercise to achieve patient goals.

 

 
Laura, PT, DPT

LauraLaura received her doctorate in physical therapy from Simmons College. She is also a certified athletic trainer and has worked with a variety of athletes at the high school and collegiate levels. Laura treats a wide range of specialty areas, including orthopedics, sports rehabilitation, spinal conditions, vestibular, post-concussion, and temporomandibular joint dysfunction. Laura believes in creating individualized treatment plans that combine manual therapy and therapeutic exercise to help patients achieve their rehabilitation goals.



Casey, MS, OTR/L, CHT

CaseyCasey is the lead hand therapist for Lawrence General Hospital's Outpatient Rehab. She graduated with her master’s degree in occupational therapy from the University of New Hampshire in 2011. She received a graduate certificate at Drexel University for “Advanced Practice in Upper Quarter Rehab,” then became a certified hand therapist (CHT) in 2016. Casey treats a wide variety of upper extremity diagnoses, with a focus on post-surgical orthopedics. She enjoys specialty splinting and coming up with creative solutions for UE disorders. Casey works out of our clinic at the Andover Medical Center full-time.



Katy, PT

KatyKaty graduated from Franklin Pierce University in 2014 where she received her doctorate in physical therapy. Prior to that, she earned a bachelor's degree in psychobiology at Wheaton College. Katy has a passion for orthopedic injury, sports medicine, and vestibular rehabilitation. Katy implements a variety of manual techniques in her treatment and incorporates patient goals while developing a well-rounded, individualized treatment plan. Katy is certified in dry needling and spinal mobilization/manipulation. She has training in taping techniques, instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization, and the McKenzie Technique for the lumbar spine.


James, PT

JamesJames received his doctorate in physical therapy from Northeastern University in 2019. He graduated from Saint Anselm College in 2015 with a degree in biology and a minor in psychology; he played offensive line on the Saint Anselm football team. James has a background in treating patients with both neurological and orthopedic impairments. James enjoys treating with a focus on functional movement and strength training approaches to help his patients achieve their goals. James enjoys weightlifting, hiking the White Mountains, and spending as much time as possible outside.



 

Marston Medical Center

Suzanne, PT

Suzanne

Suzanne is Lawrence General's clinic manager for its Marston Medical Center location. Suzanne graduated from Duke University with a master's degree in physical therapy and has been practicing for over 15 years. Suzanne has taken numerous manual therapy-based courses and women’s health courses. In conjunction with Renee Morin, PT, Suzanne has developed a women's health program focusing on evaluation and treatment of pelvic pain and incontinence.
 

Leah, PT, DPT

LeahLeah graduated from the University of Hartford with a bachelor's degree in physical therapy in 2011 and received her doctorate in 2014. Her love for sports and fascination of the human body led to her career as a physical therapist. She typically sees patients with orthopedic injuries, risks for falls and elderly population.
 



Celia, PT

CeliaCelia is a graduate of Boston University and has over 33 years of experience as a physical therapist. She has a wide knowledge base and uses this knowledge daily to problem solve and promote increased function with her patients.


 



Patty, PT

Patty is a graduate of Northeastern University and has more than 30 years of experience. She spent the first 15 years of her career advancing her knowledge of orthopedic physical therapy as both a student and teacher in clinical and academic settings in Boston. She enjoys working with a variety of orthopedic clients ranging all ages. She has particular interest working with total joint replacement patients to maximize their functional outcome.

Darcy, M.S., CCC-SLP

Darcy has been working as a licensed speech-language pathologist in both outpatient and acute care rehabilitation settings since 2015. She received her bachelor's degree in communication sciences and disorders from the University of New Hampshire in 2013 and earned her master’s degree from the University of Vermont. She is certified by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). Darcy enjoys working with both pediatric and adult patients at Lawrence General Hospital, and treats a variety of communication, cognitive, swallowing, and voice disorders across the age span. Darcy also holds certification as a Lee Silverman Voice Therapy (LSVT LOUD ©) Clinician. Darcy spends her free time outside, usually in the woods and mountains of New Hampshire.

Elizabeth, MS, OTR/L

ElizabethElizabeth received her Master of Science in Occupational Therapy from Regis College. She developed an interest in hand therapy after experiencing upper extremity injuries as a professional violinist, and also holds a Masters in violin performance. Her clinical interests include a variety of upper extremity diagnoses, injury treatment in musicians, neurological / neurodegenerative conditions, and pediatric developmental delays. She has received professional development training in Graston technique, myofascial release, and custom hand orthotic fabrication. She also holds 200 hours of training as a yoga teacher and has received training in Thai Massage from the Triple Gem School of Thai Massage. Elizabeth works out of Marston Medical Center full-time.  

Andover/North Andover YMCA

Kayla, MS, OTR/L

KaylaKayla received her master’s in occupational therapy at Regis College after receiving her bachelor’s in health, wellness, and occupational studies from the University of New England. She treats a variety of patients with hand and upper extremity related injuries. She enjoys working with her patients in a holistic approach in order to help them reach their functional goals. Kayla works out of the Andover Medical Center as well as the Andover YMCA. 

 

Zach, PT, DPT

ZackZack graduated with his doctor of physical therapy degree from UMass Lowell in 2019, after receiving his bachelor's degree in exercise physiology in 2016. Zack believes in an individualized approach to therapy that stresses improving each patient's specific function and quality of life. He loves the collaborative aspect of PT and enjoys working together with his patients in order to achieve a common goal. Zack enjoys treating a wide variety of cases and is also an aquatic therapist in our pool program.