Our Staff

 

Dr. Kyle Moran for over 5 years now, has been providing care for the South Florida community. As a practicing physical therapist, Kyle’s mission is to find individual solutions to restore pain free movement and help get patients back to the activities that they are most passionate about. He has treated patients ranging from sports injuries with professional athletes and adolescents to active adults with chronic pain.

Kyle completed his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Health Promotion from Florida Atlantic University in 2011. He then went on to complete his Doctor of Physical Therapy at Nova Southeastern University with taking a special interest in orthopedic injuries, post-surgical rehabilitation, and blood flow restriction therapy. Kyle is a board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, and certified in Blood Flow Restriction Therapy. Outside of the clinic, Kyle enjoys weightlifting, running, swimming, golfing, piano, and guitar.

Dr. Mariah Tarabocchia, PT, DPT was born and raised in New Jersey and has recently moved to Palm Beach Gardens. She graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology as well as a Bachelors of Art in Dance. She then earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from New York Medical College. Dancing since the age of 3, Mariah has a passion for working with dancers. She has taught dance at many different studios over the past few years and has become a regionally recognized choreographer at competitions. Her creative background in human movement helps her design individualized programs for her patients in order to get them back to what they love doing. Mariah’s doctoral project has also given her a strong foundation in helping runners prevent and recover from injuries.

She will be expanding her treatment toolbox further with certifications in manual therapy, golf performance, and dance medicine. Outside the clinic, you can find Mariah playing with her dog Mocha, golfing at PGA National, taking Orangetheory classes, laying out at the beach, and spending time with her family.

Christine Corbitt, LPTA, PTA, was born and raised in Palm Beach County, obtained her Associate of Science Degree in Physical Therapy Assistance from South University. With over 10 years of experience, Christine’s interest in physical therapy was sparked due to being involved in cheerleading for many years and wanted to someday help others “get back in the game”. Throughout her physical therapy career, she has always enjoyed treating a variety of orthopedic conditions in an outpatient atmosphere ranging from teenagers to geriatric patients.

In September 2019, she furthered her education and expertise to obtain the GRASTON Technique Specialist credentialing (GTS) for another way to provide quality care to patients with soft tissue restrictions/injuries. Additionally, this year, Christine will be achieving the APTA APP Orthopedic Specialist title which is awarded to those who have completed an extensive amount of CEU’s in orthopedic conditions and has demonstrated required skills to a supervising PT via competency checklist. In her leisure time, Christine enjoys being outdoors; and loves Saylor!

Dr. Ryan Butz, PT, DPT was born on Long Island, NY where he lived until moving to Florida just prior to high school. He attended Florida Atlantic University where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science and Health Promotion in 2014. He went on to receive his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine. 

Ryan’s passion for Physical Therapy stems from his long career of playing a variety of sports from the time he was five years old and continued through high school. He has a well versed background in personal training with a certification through NSCA, working with individuals and athletes of all ages.

Ryan enjoys providing evidence based treatment to his patients while also incorporating his expertise in human movement and performance. He strives to improve his knowledge through certifications in Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS), Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and Titleist Performance Institute (TPI). His hobbies include weight training, playing golf, traveling, spending time with his fiancee and family. 

Dr. Samantha Kershen, PT, DPT, was born in NY and raised in Michigan. She completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology at Central Michigan University and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from The University of Michigan – Flint. Samantha’s interest in physical therapy stems from her passion for movement, bodybuilding and inspiring others to adopt an active, healthy and sustainable lifestyle.

She is currently pursuing a Precision Nutrition Level 1 certification and has aspirations to become certified as both a Therapeutic Pain Specialist and a Strength and Conditioning Specialist in the near future. Samantha was drawn to Saylor Physical Therapy’s one-on-one treatment model. She enjoys building relationships with her patients and having a full hour to provide individualized treatment. Outside of her career, she enjoys spending time at the gym, seeing friends and family, and playing with her Siberian kitten!

Dr. Corbin Pominville, DPT, CSCS, was born and raised in Upstate New York where he enjoyed outdoor sports such as snowboarding, hockey, and football. Corbin developed a passion for weightlifting, wellness, and fitness at a young age and hopes to spread this knowledge and passion to as many people as possible. 

Corbin attended undergraduate college at SUNY Brockport in New York, and later obtained his doctorate in Physical Therapy at Florida Gulf Coast University. His treatment style includes a blend of hands-on work, postural re-education, and strengthening. Corbin has completed advanced manual therapy training for both the upper and lower body and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. In his free time, Corbin enjoys exercise, reading, going to the beach, and sports of all types. Corbin is passionate about providing high-quality physical therapy and helping others become mobile and strong so they can reach their true potential!

Holly Whitford, (ATC, MPT, CKTP, and TPI) earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from the University of Central Florida in 2002 and her Masters of Science degree in Physical Therapy in 2006. She served as the Head Athletic Trainer for a National Cheerleading company for nearly 10 years and has over 10 years of experience working in outpatient Physical Therapy Clinics treating patients of all ages and skill levels including professional athletes. She is an APTA certified clinical instructor and has mentored many PT students from the U.S. and around the world. Holly had the unique opportunity to live in the UK in 2011 and work as a Physiotherapist for Amateur and Professional soccer players. She has completed many hours of training from the University of St. Augustine toward her Manual Therapy Training, is a certified Kinesiotaping Practitioner, TPI certified and will be completing her certification as a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist early next year. Holly was born and raised in South Florida. She has participated in many triathlons and adventure races, loves rock climbing and anything to do with the outdoors, is a regular paddle boarder, beachgoer, and can’t get enough Florida fun in the sun!

Christine Largey, PT, Cert. MDT, earned her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT, and her Certification in the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT).  Chris acquired invaluable experience as a physical therapist for the renowned Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation.

While at Hunterdon Medical Center and again at Bayshore Medical Center, Chris was given the clinical director’s responsibility to develop and operate satellite Health and Wellness Centers.  After many years of driving successful practices, she ventured out and founded ProActive Sports Care and Rehabilitation in Little Silver, NJ.  There, she became a favored physical therapist of the area’s top doctors.  After 13 years of credible growth, Christine’s practice was acquired by Ivy Rehab in 2018.

Chris is a full-time resident of Jupiter, FL, and enjoys walking and biking on the Riverwalk and swimming for the Palm Beach Masters.  She is extremely excited to be at Saylor Physical Therapy where she cares for patients in a 1-on-1 environment.  She also embraces opportunities to apply her 27 years of experience diagnosing and treating the most challenging cases.

Lisa Fossett, MPT earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from the University of Central Florida in 2002 and her Master’s of Science degree in Physical Therapy from Florida International University in 2006. As a specialist in sports-related injuries, Ms. Fossett has worked with high school, collegiate, and professional athletes. She served as the Head Physical Therapist/Athletic Trainer for The Washington Glory, D.C.’s professional fastpitch softball team, for two years.

Ms. Fossett has completed extensive manual therapy training and is currently working towards her Certification in Manual Therapy and a Doctoral Degree in Physical Therapy while completing her certification as a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist, as well as becoming a certified Pilates instructor. Ms. Fossett is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the National Athletic Trainers Association. Lisa is also TPI certified as well.

Katie Willette is a Connecticut native who earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Connecticut State University. She has 19 years of customer service experience. Although she didn’t pursue a career in criminal justice she has 8 years of front desk management experience.

She is currently finishing her Certification in Medical Coding and Billing. She is excited to be at Saylor PT to utilize her expertise in the healthcare industry. In her free time Katie loves taking and teaching spinning classes, going to CT to visit her family, and spending time with her fiancé and their fur babies. 

Nikki Rivera was born in El Salvador and moved to Florida with her mom when she was a little girl. They love to travel and see the world. Nicole earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biological Sciences from Florida Atlantic University. She also has experience working in the customer service industry for over 7 years now.

She has always had a passion to help others in the healthcare field. This is why after graduating, she worked as a Behavioral Health Technician at a substance abuse treatment center in Delray Beach. There, she assisted residential patients with their daily activities during their treatment program. In the future, she plans to continue her education in the medical field and to obtain her doctorate. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and volunteering. She is excited to be a part of the Saylor PT team!

 

We look forward to assisting with your recovery!

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