Vickie Dills, PT, DPT, OCS, CSAC, ITPT
Director of Clinical Services
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, PT
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, MSPT, OCS, CSCS
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, 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).
Wendy Hodge, PT MPT
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.
Sara Blasing, PT, DPT
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...
Jillian Barnaby, PT, DPT, CSCS
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."
Nichole Dobachesky, PT,DPT, LAT, ATC
Bio and photo coming soon...
Joyanna Santolucito, PT
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.
Carolyn Trottier, PT, DPT
Carolyn graduated from the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program at Springfield College. Carolyn has always had a passion for physical activity, whether it be playing on recreational sports teams or working out at the gym. She has special interest in aquatic therapy and orthopedic rehabilitation.
Kristina Joy, PT, DPT
Kristina graduated from the Quinnipiac University Doctor of Physical Therapy Program in 2016. She has been practicing in outpatient clinics her entire career and enjoys working with clients of all ages. She is certified in the Mulligan technique for the lower quarter and has begun training in Pelvic Floor rehabilitation through Herman and Wallace. For the past year she has been treating patients with urinary incontinence, pelvic pain, prolapse, and pregnancy/postpartum concerns in addition to orthopedic diagnoses. She aims to become certified in Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation in the next few years. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two dogs.
Jennifer Pittman, PT, DPT
Jenn graduated from Plymouth State University with a doctorate in Physical Therapy. Prior to pursuing her PT degree, she received her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Jenn is certified in vestibular rehabilitation. Her clinical interests include rehabilitation for runners and weight-lifters, vestibular disorders, Ehlers-Danlos syndromes, and general orthopedic injuries. In her free time, she enjoys weight-lifting, running, reading, and watching football games.
Kate Driscoll, PT, DPT, CSCS
Kate graduated from Northeastern University with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2018. She has been working in outpatient orthopedics since graduation. In addition to practicing physical therapy, she is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA and a certified Level 1 Nutrition Coach through Precision Nutrition. She has had the privilege of coaching the Northeastern University Club Powerlifting team since 2019. She has a special interest in working with strength athletes (powerlifters, bodybuilders, Olympic lifters, and Crossfit athletes), and injury risk reduction in both athletes and the general population. In her free time, she is a competitive powerlifter and enjoys hiking.