Meet the Team

Florida Movement Therapy Centers is recognized as South Florida’s leading provider of physical, occupational, speech and cognitive therapies specializing in balance and movement disorders. What started as an idea at the dining room table with only one patient, is now home to more than 60 professionals creating revolutionary results for its hundreds of patients from around the world. With locations in Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Palm Beach Gardens and Plantation, FLMTC sets the trend in innovative, one-on-one care.

Kortnee Sindel

Physical Therapist | Clinic Manager

 

Favorite Quote:
“Keep moving forward.” – Ed Gray

 

Hailing from Nebraska, Kortnee received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Nova Southeastern University after deciding she wanted to pursue a career in the medical field. It is the positive energy that the staff, patients and their families create that makes her job at FLMTC fun.

Savannah Jones

Physical Therapist | Clinic Manager

 

Favorite Quote:
“When it rains look for rainbows, when it’s dark look for stars” – unknown

 

Originally from Key West, Florida, Savannah pursued her dream to be a physical therapist in New York and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Daemen College. After working in New York City as a Physical Therapist, Savannah was ready to get back to her roots and away from the cold. She moved back to Florida to continue her career. Savannah’s favorite part of working at Florida Movement Therapy Centers is helping people and changing their lives for the better.

Kaitlyn Zielasko

Occupational Therapist | Clinic Manager | Director of Professional Development | Rock Steady Boxing Certified Coach | LSVT Certified | PoundFit

 

Favorite Quote:

“However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.” – Stephen Hawking

 

Kaitlyn has been specializing in treating people with neurological and movement disorders for over 8 years. Her favorite part of working for FLMTC is seeing her clients reach their goals and become successful.

Tucker Wrights

Occupational Therapist | Clinic Manager

 

Tucker is originally from Shippensburg, PA.  After graduating from Westchester University of Pennsylvania with a BS degree in Exercise Science, he continued on and graduated with a Doctorate in Occupational Therapy from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.  After graduating, Tucker made the big move to South Florida and joined the FLMTC team. Tucker lives in Ft. Lauderdale and along with being an Occupational Therapist, he is a Certified Personal Trainer.

Natasha Petrovich

Physical Therapist | Assistant Clinic Manager

 

“The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

 

Natasha was born and raised in Florida. She received her Bachelors degree in Exercise Science from the University of North Florida and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Florida.

Karen Dewitt

Physical Therapist Assistant | Licensed Massage Therapist | Clinic Manager

 

Favorite Quote:

“What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.” – Lao-Tze

 

Born in Colorado Springs, CO, Karen has been a Floridian since 1985. She graduated from South University as a Physical Therapist Assistant and Florida College of Natural Health as a Licensed Massage Therapist. Florida Movement Therapy Centers’ Boynton Beach clinic was fortunate to have Karen complete her internship there and stay on as a therapist and then Assistant Manager.

Chelsea Trimble

Occupational Therapist | Assistant Manager of Boca

 

Favorite Quote:
“The grass is greener where you water it.” - Neil Barringham

 

Degree(s): Masters degree in Occupational Therapy and Bachelor degree in Exercise Science
Certifications: N/A

 

Bio (background, what lead you to working at FLMTC):
Chelsea was born and raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia, PA. She received her undergraduate degree from West Chester University with a Bachelors degree in Exercise Science and graduated with her Masters in Occupational Therapy from The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. When she is not at FLMTC, she is either relaxing at the beach, snuggling with her cats/puppy , or working out!

 

What do you like best about treating patients:
My favorite thing about working with our patients is spending one-on-one time while forming meaningful relationships. Seeing them achieve their goals is truly gratifying!

Vanessa Huby

Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant

 

Favorite Quote:

“I love helping people get better and knowing that my work and dedication will help improve my patients quality of life.”

 

Vanessa Huby was born and raised in Peru but has been living in the US for 26 years. She is fluent in Spanish and English. Vanessa studied at Keiser University and has been working at Florida Movement Therapy Centers for 2 years.

Lisa Steinhardt

Physical Therapist

 

Lisa is from Long Island, New York and she received her BS in Health Science and MA in Physical Therapy from Touro College. She lived in New Jersey for 13 years with her husband and two children and then moved to Parkland, Florida. Lisa works in our Boca Raton clinic.

Omar Arguello

Physical Therapist Assistant

 

Favorite Quote:

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” – Gandhi

 

Omar was raised in Boca Raton, Florida where he continues to reside. He graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a BS in Exercises Science and Health Promotion. He Became a Physical Therapist Assistant after graduating from Keiser University and was excited to become part of the FLMTC family.

Amanda Backus

Physical Therapist

 

Favorite Quote:
"You'll never be bored when you try something new. There's really no limit to what you can do!" - Dr. Seuss

 

I graduated from The Ohio State University's top 10 DPT program and moved to Florida with my dog, Kado, to escape the cold and live close to my boyfriend. I was passionate about neurologic physical therapy and when I found FLMTC I knew it was the perfect fit because of their passion for patient care and the energy!

 

My favorite part of treating patients is seeing them grow and become excited about their new abilities.

Shawna Mills

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant | CPR Certified

 

Favorite Quote:

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

Shawna graduated from Keiser University with an Associate of Science degree as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant. After graduation, she started her career working with children where she stayed for 3 years until joining the FLMTC family. Shawna loves the career she chose especially because it affords the opportunity to foster inclusion, celebrate humanity as a whole and defy the odds. 

Cecilia Paracamos Dillon

Occupational Therapist Assistant

 

Favorite Quote:

“They did not know it was impossible so they did it”

 

Cecilia lives in Boynton Beach Florida. She loves working at FLMTC because of the variety of patients and the exciting atmosphere. Working at Florida Movement Therapy Centers allows us to be creative when treating different individuals one-on-one.

Nicholas Weller

Physical Therapist Assistant | Rock Steady Boxing Certified

 

Favorite Quote:

“Never say never because limitations are often like fears and are just an illusion” – Michael Jordan

 

After an extensive career in the culinary industry, Nick wanted a change.  Having gained knowledge of exercise and nutrition from prior work experiences, he attended Keiser University and graduated as a Physical Therapist Assistant. Working at FLMTC, Nick looks forward to seeing the progression of his patients and the joy that comes along with it.

Jessie Ginsburg

Speech-Language Pathologist | ASHA member | LSVT certified

 

Favorite Quote:

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius

 

Jessie was born in Albany, NY but grew up in South Florida. She went to the University of Central Florida and graduated with her BS in Communication Sciences and Disorders. After taking a year off to work in an elementary school with children on the Autism Spectrum, she attended Nova Southeastern University and graduated with a Masters of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Jessie loves doing what she does because she loves making connections with and helping patients achieve their goals. 

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 21345 Powerline Rd,

Boca Raton, FL 33433

 561.883.7800    561.883.7801

 12040 South Jog Road, Suite 8,

Boynton Beach, FL 33437

 561.733.5083    561.733.5084

 8645 North Military Trail, Suite 401,

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

 561.619.9520   561.619.9522

 1825 North Pine Island Road,

Plantation, FL 33322

 954.900.2594   754.900.5136

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