Ashlyn Buchan, LPTA, PTA –grew up in Birmingham, AL. While in high school she was part of the sports medicine team, which is what sparked her desire to go into physical therapy. After moving to North Georgia she obtained her Associate of Applied Science Degree from Athens Technical College in April 2019. She moved to Palm Beach Gardens after marrying her husband, Lane, in June 2019.
Since beginning her career as a PTA, she has enjoyed treating patients with a variety of conditions in an outpatient setting. She finds it rewarding to see the progress her patients make from the first time she sees them, to when they are ready to be discharged.
Outside the clinic, Ashlyn enjoys spending time with her family and friends, boating or going to the beach, and playing with her 2 dogs. Her hobbies include digital drawings, creating clay jewelry, and photography.
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.
Georgette Newton, MS, OTR/L, earned her Master of Science in Occupational Therapy from Barry University. She began her career over 17 years ago, and has many years of experience working with the adult and geriatric populations in various settings. She possesses a wide range of knowledge and experience in different diagnoses including UE orthopedic sub-acute rehab, neurological disorders, and generalized functional decline, to name a few.
Georgette has a passion for her clients and enjoys helping them see their potential for recovery and reach their goals of functional independence. She is also LSVT Big Certified and can assist with our Parkinson’s patients. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family. She also enjoys reading, relaxing at the beach, and experiencing new restaurants in town.
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. 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!
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.
Dr. Ashton Lewis, PT, DPT earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences at the University of Central Florida in 2016 and her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of St. Augustine in 2020. Her educational background includes extensive manual therapy training, and she has completed orthopedic coursework in spinal, myofascial, and upper and lower extremity evaluation, and manipulation. Ashton plans on continuing to learn and develop expertise throughout her career and she aspires to become a Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist as well as interest in becoming a certified Pilates Instructor. Her passion for the field of physical therapy is rooted deep in the care she provides as a clinician, embodying the philosophy that movement is medicine.
Ashton was born and raised in Jupiter, Florida. Outside the clinic, Ashton enjoys playing with and caring for her cat, Simon, who she spoils and loves beyond measure! Ashton is an annual pass holder for both Disney and Universal Studios, so her weekends are often spent at the happiest place on Earth or in the Wizarding World.–
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!