Meet Our Staff

Donna Miller, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS

Owner/ Doctor of Physical Therapy/ Orthopedic Certified Specialist/ Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Dr. Donna Miller graduated Summa Cum Laude with her Masters of Physical Therapy from Stony Brook University. She was Valedictorian of her graduating class and received the award for General Excellence in Physical Therapy and the Graduate Honor Award. She earned her Post-Professional Clinical Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Stony Brook University. Her doctoral work has been presented at the National Physical Therapy Conference and was published in the Journal of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) in the spring of 2006. As a multi-specialty therapist, she has taken extensive course work focusing on pediatrics and orthopedics. She is recognized by the (APTA) as a Credentialed Clinical Instructor, and is presently taking classes to become a Certified Functional Manual Therapist. In 2007, Donna received her Advanced Certification as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). In 2011 she was awarded the distinction of Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

Donna believes in communication at all levels regarding patient care, and utilizes this ideology in her daily practice. Specializing in pediatric and orthopedic physical therapy, Donna brings a unique blend of manual and biomechanical emphasis to her patient care. She has treated a wide variety of general orthopedic and sports related problems, and has worked with patient populations including pediatrics, athletes and geriatrics. Donna enjoys lecturing for colleges, elementary schools and various organizations on Body Mechanics, Ergonomics, Pediatric Summer Safety, Scoliosis, and the benefit of physical therapy in the treatment of Autism. 

Colleen Thomas, PT, MS

Director of Rehabititation

Manual Physical Therapist / Master of Physical Therapy

Colleen enjoys working with a variety of people of different ages and abilities to assist them in getting back to the things they love to do. Colleen graduated with her Master's degree from Springfield College in 1998. Colleen’s approach to treatment includes a heavy emphasis on manual therapy, including soft tissue and joint mobilization, PNF techniques and therapeutic exercises. Her continuing education focuses on courses specific to manual therapy in an orthopedic setting. Fun fact, you will not only feel better, but you will get to relax and enjoy Colleen's musical entertainment while she treats you.

Mary Connors 

Office Manager / Insurance Authorizations 

Mary graduated from Maria College in 1991 with her associates as a Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) and also has her masters in health science from St Francis University. Mary’s experience includes working as a PTA, Rehabilitation Director, and Admissions Director in Florida nursing homes for over 28 years. She is a valuable asset in coordinating and  managing patient care. Her skills and experience in healthcare are invaluable with communicating with insurance companies for patients' physical therapy needs. 

Susan Natoli, PT

Manual Physical Therapist

Staff Physical Therapist

Susan Natoli is a staff Physical Therapist who graduated cum laude from Hunter College  in 1980. Susan offers her patients more than 41 years of diverse experiences, and has worked in various environments including private practices, hospitals, nursing homes, schools and home care.  She specializes in physical treatment to help a patient reduce pain, restore mobility, rehabilitate an injury, and increase movement and overall function. As a physical therapist, Susan Natoli can treat multiple conditions with exercises, ultrasound, electrical stimulation, joint mobilization, heat, ice, massage, laser or light therapy and more. Susan creates treatment plans based on the patients specific injury or condition, and might target a specific body part or body system based on the individual.

Karly Cairo, PT, DPT

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Staff Physical Therapist / Certified Personal Trainer

Dr. Karly Cairo graduated from Stony Brook University with a Bachelors of Science in Health Sciences and a Concentration in Informatics. She continued her education at Stony Brook University earning a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Karly received her Personal Training Certification through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She thoroughly enjoys educating and encouraging clients to become more comfortable and confident with barbell and free weight strength training.  Karly utilizes a holistic approach to healing, combining manual therapy with biomechanics, mobility, and exercise to improve overall function and maintain those results to decrease risk of re-injury. 

Jenna Kennedy, PT, DPT

Doctor of Physical Therapy 

Staff Physical Therapist

Physical Therapy Aides

Jon Martins

Matthew Lucyk

Samantha Thomas

Emily Kurumunda