Clinical Staff

Vickie Dills

Vickie Dills, PT, DPT, OCS, CSAC, ITPT

Director of Clinical Services

E-Mail: vdills@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Vickie received a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy from Northeastern University in 1999 and later completed her Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Simmons College. Vickie embraces the concept of evidence-based rehabilitation. In treating physical therapy patients, she draws upon current research to incorporate scientifically validated methods into her daily practice. In March 2016, she co-authored an article titled "Return to Play Following Sports Hernia Surgery", which was published in "Clinics in Sports Medicine". Vickie is also a licensed private pilot and a certified SCUBA diver. Prior to pursuing a career in Physical Therapy, she worked in a trauma center operating room under the direction of the anesthesia department. Vickie served as an active duty Hospital Corpsman in the U.S. Navy.

Certifications:

  • Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)
  • Certified HawkGrips Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) Specialist
  • Certified ImPACT Trained Physical Therapist (ITPT)
  • Certified Strength and Agility Coach (CSAC)
  • Dry Needling for Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Sport Performance
  • Functional Movement Techniques Basic and Performance
  • Graston Technician
  • FAKTR Technician
  • Functional Movement Systems

Dave Marsh

Dave Marsh, PT

E-Mail: dmarsh@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Dave is a graduate of Northeastern University in Boston and has been practicing in Central Massachusetts for over 20 years with the majority of that time spent working in outpatient clinics. He has held certifications with North American Sports Medicine as a Performance Enhancement Specialist and as a Core Strengthening Specialist. He also holds certifications in the Graston Technique®, FMT Basic & Performance and Rock Tape. Dave has volunteered his time with the Boston Marathon and with the Quabbin Regional School District and has had the privilege of working with elite athletes such as runners, dancers, and gymnasts as well as the Boston Red Sox amongst other sports teams in the Central Massachusetts area. His particular interests are in orthopedics and sports medicine. A former athlete himself, Dave is an avid supporter of injury prevention and the educating of coaches, trainers, athletes and parents about optimum performance and injury prevention.

Jason Hantavis

Jason Hantavis, MSPT, OCS, CSCS

E-Mail: jhantavis@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Jason graduated with distinction from Northeastern University with a Masters degree in Physical Therapy in 2004. After graduation, he had the opportunity to intern at Brown University and with the New England Patriots. Before joining PTI in May 2009, he worked at several orthopedic clinics in Metro-Boston, including the New England Baptist Hospital. Jason holds specialized certifications as a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He has supervised and mentored many physical therapy interns and students over the years and attended various continuing education courses, including Mulligan and Maitland methods. He is certified Graston practitioner and is a competitive tennis player and golfer.

Brad Borsay

Brad Borsay, PT, DPT, ATC, CSCS

E-Mail: bborsay@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Brad Borsay, PT, DPT, ATC, CSCS Brad recently received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at MCPHS University in 2019. Before pursuing his degree in PT, Brad received his Bachelors in Athletic Training at Sacred Heart University in 2014. Brad has past experience working in the high school setting as an Athletic Trainer for 2 years as well as being a NCAA Division 1 Volleyball player for Sacred Heart. Brad has a passion for working with the active community, high school, and college setting to assist them in achieving their physical goals. He holds specialized certifications in The Graston Technique and as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS).

Alexandra Capozzo PT, DPT, CMTPT

E-Mail: acapozzo@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Alex graduated from Boston University in 2014 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She completed her academic practicum on educating local gymnastics facilities on injury prevention for competitive gymnasts. Alex is certified in dry needling through Myopain Seminars, and she has completed continuing education courses in manual therapy. Her interests include injury prevention and facilitating athletes return to sport. As a previous competitive gymnast, she enjoys working with dancers, gymnasts, and cheerleaders.

Brianna Sullivan

Wendy Hodge, PT MPT

E-Mail: whodge@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Wendy graduated from Northern Arizona University with a Masters of Physical Therapy in 1998. She is a native of Arizona, spent the past 13 years practicing in Denver, CO, and recently relocated to New England. Wendy has devoted most of her practice to outpatient physical therapy with an emphasis on manual treatment. She has worked with elite and professional athletes as well as pediatric and geriatric patients. Her most recent continuing education has included vestibular and concussion training. In her free time, Wendy enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids, playing tennis, skiing, hiking, kayaking and enjoying the outdoors.

Sarah Clayton PT, DPT

E-Mail: sclayton@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Sarah is a graduate of Simmons College Doctoral Physical Therapy program. She is passionate about health, wellness, and functional fitness. Sarah is a Level 1 Certified Barefoot Training Specialist. She has been an athlete all her life; playing 4 years of college basketball at Simmons and currently an active member of the Worcester Shamrock's Women's Rugby Football Club. She loves helping people tune into their bodies and empowering people with the tools they need to live a healthy, pain free life.

Brianna Sullivan

Sara Blasing, PT, DPT

E-Mail: sblasing@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Sara graduated from MGH Institute of Health Professions in 2014 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She enjoys working with patients of all ages and abilities, and has completed continuing education for the treatment of vestibular disorders including BPPV, instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization, and Pain Neuroscience Education. Her clinical interests include balance and fall prevention, as well as helping people get back to their favorite sports and exercise activities. She has also taken dry needling courses through Structure & Function Education. In her spare time, Sara enjoys running with her husband and their two dogs, as well as hiking, camping, and baking.

Colleen Jean, PT, DPT

Colleen graduated from American International College with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2011. She enjoys working with clients of all ages and abilities previously working in rehabilitation and home care settings. She is RockTape, Rock Blade, RockPod, and Hawgrips certified. She enjoys participating in continuing education courses to further her knowledge. When not working, she enjoys staying active with her husband and 2 kids.

Sarah Windward, PT, DPT

Bio and photo coming soon... swindward@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Jill

Jillian Barnaby, PT, DPT

E-Mail: jbarnaby@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Jillian graduated from the University of Hartford with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She is currently pursuing training in APPI brand Pilates matwork, having already completed the APPI matwork level 1 course. She is a certified teacher of Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) to help dancers, gymnasts, and other artistic athletes safely develop in technique and skill. As a former competitive dancer and former President of her college dance team, she has a special interest in working with dancers, gymnasts, cheerleaders, and figure skaters."


Karla Rocheleau, PT

Bio and photo coming soon...

E-Mail: krocheleau@physicaltherapyinnovations.com


Nichole Dobachesky, PT,DPT, LAT, ATC

Bio and photo coming soon...

E-Mail: ndobachesky@physicaltherapyinnovations.com


Ashlyn Tersigni

Ashlyn Tersigni PTA, CFSC

E-Mail: atersigni@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Ashlyn graduated from Salve Regina University in 2012 receiving her Bachelor's degree in Biology and Chemistry. Ashlyn went on to complete her PTA degree from Mount Wachusett Community College in 2015. She has been certified as a Functional Strength Coach (CFSC) since 2018. Ashlyn frequently attends continuing education courses and inservices designed to expand her knowledge and skill set. She is a strong advocate of barefoot functional training and breathing techniques to assist her patients with daily activities. Ashlyn maintains an active lifestyle in both the gym and with outdoor activities. As a previous athlete participating in field hockey, basketball, and softball, she enjoys helping athletes of all ages and levels to return to sport at their best and full potential. Overall, she is extremely passionate about health, wellness, and functional fitness.


Tara Murphy

Tara Murphy, PT, MSPT

E-Mail: tmurphy@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Bio coming soon...



Erin Drusedum, PT, DPT, ATC

E-Mail: edrusedum@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Bio and photo coming soon...



Dave Marsh

Joyanna Santolucito, PT

E-Mail: jsantolucito@physicaltherapyinnovations.com

Joyanna graduated from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell in 2011 with a doctorate in Physical Therapy. She has been practicing in outpatient orthopedic clinics for nearly 9 years. During that time, she had the opportunity to work with the East Coast Wizards hockey teams and Team USA Women's hockey. As a former basketball and volleyball player, she draws from her experiences to create specific therapeutic interventions for all athletes. Joyanna's clinical interests include knee and shoulder injuries specific to high school and collegiate level athletes. Joyanna completed the M1 training to become Graston Technique Certified. She also plans to sit for the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) examination later this year. In her free time, she enjoys running, traveling, reading, training for Spartan races, watching Patriots games, snowboarding and spending time with her husband and two kids.
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