Joint Ventures Physical Therapy and Fitness is the only clinic in Boston providing a true multidisciplinary approach to wellness. We provide 1-on-1 Physical Therapy with licensed Physical Therapists without the use of aides, assistants or students. Our team approach utilizes the best health provider...
CLINICAL INTERESTS Vestibular/balance dysfunction, core stability, post-surgical rehabilitation, manual therapy, sport-specific rehabilitation, dance medicine, race medicine. PERSONAL INTERESTS Emma enjoys taking ballet classes with local dance companies to continue to build upon her training in various dance disciplines. She also volunteers with road races through the spring and summer months, including marathons and half-marathons to provide physical therapy care and treatment for injured runners. In her free time, Emma also enjoys running, weight-lifting, and traveling.
Kate graduated from Umass Lowell, receiving her Bachelors degree in Exercise Physiology and Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Her clinical interests are orthopedic, sports and dance rehabilitation, postoperative rehabilitation and neuromuscular reeducation.
PT, DPT, OCS
Courtney graduated from MGH Institute of Health Professions with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy, and also received her Bachelor degree in Kinesiology from University of Massachusetts Amherst. She recently became certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) through the APTA. Her interests are orthopedic and sports injuries, particularly in the high school athlete population; concussion and vestibular therapy; post-operative rehabilitation; injury prevention and screening; headache management.
Andy graduated from Springfield college with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy and B.S. in Allied Health. His clinical interests are evaluating and treating various orthopedic conditions with focus on movement/exercise-based approach. Uses manual techniques, therapeutic exercise, and neuromuscular re-education for treatment of motor control dysfunctions of the lower extremity, spine and shoulder. Particular interest in treating cartilage impairments, sports injuries, post-operative injuries, and work-related injuries.
Clinical Interests: Treating the cervical spine with Australian-based manual therapy techniques and correcting muscle imbalances throughout the lower extremity to rehab orthopedic/sports injuries. Certified in Dry Needling, Active Release Technique and Sole Supports Custom Orthotics. Personal Interests: Jessica is a member of the Boston Triathlon Team, racing all around New England and volunteers in a Therapeutic Riding program for children with special needs and an Adaptive Skiing Program.
EDUCATION Northeastern University Doctorate in Physical Therapy Northeastern University Bachelor's in Rehabilitation Science Board Certified Neurological Clinical Specialist American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties PWR! Moves Certified Therapist CLINICAL INTERESTS Neurological physical therapy with a special interest in working with people who have Parkinson’s disease, balance impairment, vestibular disorders and concussion. PERSONAL INTERESTS Emily enjoys spending time with her family, hiking with her dogs and traveling.
PT, DPT, CSCS
Jaime graduated from University of Vermont, receiving her Masters of Physical Therapy, Bachelors of Science in Nutrition and Food Science, and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at MGH Institute of Health Professions. Her clinical interests are orthopedics, Evaluation and Treatment of Movement Impairments of the spine and extremities, Integrating Evidence Based Medicine into clinical practice, Sport-related Injuries (running injuries, female runner, golf, rowing), Post-surgical Rehabilitation, Spinal Manipulation.
EDUCATION Quinnipiac University Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy Certification in Lactation Counseling (ALPP) Pelvic Health Certified CLINICAL INTERESTS Brooke has clinical experience in a variety of settings in areas of neurorehabilitation, burn rehabilitation, upper extremity orthopedics, utilization management, and women’s health occupational therapy. Within women’s health, her focused interest has been maternal health involving perinatal pelvic health and maternal mental health disorders. Training has involved internal pelvic muscle evaluation & treatment, functional exercise programming, piston science approach, hormone systems & nutrition considerations, and maternal mental health certificate training. At Joint Ventures, she is working with women experiencing pelvic floor dysfunction. Outside Joint Ventures, Brooke practices as a pelvic floor therapist at a multidisciplinary perinatal wellness center and also contracts for a national non-profit organization whose mission is closing gaps in maternal mental health care. PERSONAL INTERESTS Brooke’s biggest joy is raising her two young girls – playing and growing with them. She also enjoys, crafting, baking, reading, biking, spending time with friends, and celebrating others’ milestones.