Senior Faculty Advisors

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MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program Faculty

Christopher R. Showalter, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Program Director, Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

B.S. Anatomy (’84), B.S. Physiotherapy (’88) Lincoln Institute-LaTrobe Univ., Melbourne, Australia, D.P.T. College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN. Clinical affiliations directly under G. Maitland. Chris previously owned several private practices in NY and is Clinical Director of MAPS.
Extended Bio chris@ozpt.com

Norman W. Ayotte PT, MPT, DScPt, Cert. MDT, OCS, FAAOMPT

Norman W. Ayotte, PT, MPT, D ScPt, Cert. MDT, OCS, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

B.S. Biology (‘94), Western Oregon Univ.; MSPT (‘99) Baylor Univ.; DSc (‘08) Baylor Univ., Waco, TX. Norm is an assistant professor in the Physical Therapy Program at Bellarmine University, maintains clinical practice at Hardin Memorial Hospital, and is actively engaged in research.
Extended Bio

Bellarmine University Lansing School of Nursing
2001 Newburg Road Louisville, KY 40205
nwayotte@gmail.com

Colette Coiner, PT, DPT, M.Appl Sci, FAAOMPT

Colette Coiner, PT, DPT, M.Appl Sci, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

B.S. Kinesiology (’87) Univ. of California, L.A., M.S. Physical Therapy (’90) Univ. of So. California, M.S. Physiotherapy (Manipulative Medicine), Univ. So. Australia, Adelaide (’96). Colette owns/manages her own private PT practice in San Diego, CA.
Extended Bio

Back In Action Physical Therapy, Inc.
12707 High Bluff Dr., Suite 200, San Diego, CA 92130
Colette@backinaction-pt.com

 

Darren Earnshaw, PT, MMT, Cert MDT, COMT, FAAOMPT

Darren Earnshaw, PT, MMT, Cert MDT, COMT, FAAOMPT.

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

B.S. in   Physiotherapy (92), M.S. Manipulative Physiotherapy (’96). Curtin Univ., Perth, Australia.  Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical therapists since 2001. Certified in Mechanical diagnosis and Therapy by the Mckenzie Institute (2001). Darren has  also completed a clinical Movement Science fellowship through Washington University, St Louis (2017). He has been an adjunct Professor for the University of Illinois’s Manual Therapy Fellowship Program for over 10 years.Extended Bio

Lakeshore Bone and Joint Institute

12800 Mississippi Pkwy, Ste 201A.201B, Crown Point, IN 46307 (219) 921-1444
earnshaw.darren@gmail.com

Robert Fleming, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Robert Fleming, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT.

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

D.P.T. Sage College (’05), B.S./M.S. P.T., Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, NY (’98). Bob is in private practice in Schenectady, NY, and has co-authored several APTA Spinal Stabilization Courses and the MAPS Motor Control Strategies To Maximize Rehabilitation & Function (MT-FMC).Extended Bio

Fleming Physical Therapy Consultants1

401 Union Street, Schenectady, NY 12308 (518) 346-0605
2 Guy Park Avenue, Amsterdam, NY 12010 (518) 212-629153
Arterial Plaza, Gloversville, NY (518) 921-4189 rfleming@flemingptconsultants.com

 

Carla Franck, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Carla Franck, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

D.P.T University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA (’09), B.A. Biology and Art, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA (’07). Carla currently resides in Eastern Iowa where she works as a staff orthopedic physical therapist.Extended Bio

Kepros PT & Performance PC
101 3rd Ave, SW, Ste. 102, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
carla.franck@gmail.com

Steve Houghton, PT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Steve Houghton, PT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

B.S.P.T. Wayne State Univ., Detroit (’82), B.S. Biology, Michigan State (’80). Steve studied Maitland in Switzerland & practices in Michigan.
Extended Bio

Dhinu Jayaseelan

Dhinu Jayaseelan, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

The George Washington University, Washington, DC (‘10), BS
Exercise Science, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA (‘07) Extended Bio

The George Washingston University Hospital
Outpatient Physical Therapy

Clare M. Jones, PT, OCS, COMT, CFMT, FAAOMPT

Clare M. Jones, PT, OCS, COMT, CFMT, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

B.S. Physiotherapy LaTrobe Univ., Melbourne, Australia (’91). Also certified in the Functional Manual Therapy approach, Clare practices in Bellingham, WA Extended Bio

Bellingham Physical Therapy
306 36th Street, Sehome Village, Bellingham, WA 98225
(360) 647-0444
clairej@bellinghamphysicaltherapy.com

Vincent Kabbaz, PT, MMPT, COMT, FAAOMPT

Vincent Kabbaz, PT, MMPT, COMT, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

M.S. Manipulative Physiotherapy, Univ. of So. Australia, Adelaide (’00), B.S. Physiotherapy, Univ. of So. Australia, Adelaide (‘ 94). Vincent practices Physical Therapy in Madison, WI and was previously a senior instructor for Univ. of IL’s fellowship in Manipulative Therapy.Extended Bio

HEAL Physical Therapy
2000 Engel St., Suite 102, Monona, WI 53713
(608) 441-0032
vjkabbaz@ampt.com

Jody Musick, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Jody Musick, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

BS Biology/Health Science (Magna Cum Laude) (’96) MPT (’00) DPT (’05) from Shenandoah University (Winchester, VA). Jody practices Orthopedics and Manual Therapy in private practice and owns Achieve Health & Wellness Inc. in Gray and Kingsport, TN. Extended Bio

Achieve Health and Wellness
406 Roy Martin Road Suite 9, Gray, TN 37615 (423) 477-1101
1732 N Eastman Road, Suite 1A, Kingsport, TN 37664 (423) 765-1611
jodymusick@gmail.com

 

Bryan J. O’Halloran, DPT, OCS, SCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

DPT, Mass Gen. Hosp-Instit. of Health Professions, Boston (’12), B.S. Physiotherapy, Lincoln Institute-LaTrobe Univ., Melbourne, Australia (’88). Bryan owns/operates several private practices in Philadelphia.Extended Bio

Pain Relief and Physical Therapy
57 West Eagle Road, Havertown, PA 19083
(610) 789-9887
bryano@painrelief-pt.com

Michael O’Hearn, PT, MHS, OCS, FAAOMPT.

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

BSc. Univ. of NSW, Australia (’81), Grad Diploma Physio (Sydney ’82), MHS, Univ. of Indianapolis (’99). Michael is Chief of P.T. at Lakeland Health, Michigan & adjunct clinical instructor for the fellowship program in OMPT at the University of Illinois at Chicago.Extended Bio

Lakeland Orthopedic Physical Therapy
3950 Hollywood Rd Suite 140, St. Joseph, MI 49085
(269) 556-7150
mohearn@lakelandhealth.org

Brian S. Russ, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

B.S. PT, University of Buffalo (’99). FAAOMPT Kaiser Haywood, CA (’05), DPT A.T. Still Univ. (’13), Dr. Russ is an Associate Professor at Nova Southeastern University..Extended Bio

Nova Southeastern University
3200 South University Drive Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
bsruss32@hotmail.com

David Sahley, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

B.S. Sports Medicine, Radford Univ., Radford, VA (’95), MSPT (’00); DPT (’06) Marymount Univ., Arlington, VA. David owns/operates private practices in Northern Virginia.Extended Bio

Dynamics Physical Therapy
2445 Centreville Rd, Herndon, VA 20171
7210 Heritage Village Plaza 101, Gainesville, VA 20155
6856 Piedmont Center Plaza #C-4, Gainesville, VA 20155
Dynamicspt@aol.com

Travis Stoner, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Travis H. Stoner, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

DPT (’05), B.S. Kinesiology (’02), Shenandoah University, Winchester, VA. Travis has completed the MAPS OMT Fellowship Program (’19).
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Extended Bio

Fusion Rehab and Wellness
4701 Spotsylvania Pkwy #106, Fredericksburg, VA 22407
travis@fusionpta.com

Karena Wu, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, CSCS, CKTP, CPI, FAAOMPT

Senior Faculty Advisor, MAPS Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program

B.S. Biology (’95), Univ. of California, Riverside. M.S.P.T. (’00), Columbia University, NYC. D.P.T (’15) Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, and has completed the MAPS OMT Fellowship Program (’19). Karena is the owner and clinical director of ActiveCare Physical Therapy in New York, NY.Extended Bio

Active Care PT 
12 West 37th Street Suite 1202, New York, NY 10018
(212) 777-4374
staff@bestptnyc.com