Staff

 

ROGER J. MEADE, DPT

Education:
BS Business Administration, UNC at CH
BS Physical Therapy, UNC at CH
Masters Public Health Administration, UNC at CH
Doctorate of Physical Therapy, UNC at CH

Clinical Certifications:
Certified in Myofascial Techniques for the Lumbar-Pelvic Regions
Certified in Theory, Practice, and Clinical Application of MFR
Certified in Unwinding Techniques of MFR
Certified in Back to Golf Programs
Approved as a clinical provider for MS patients by the National MS Society
Certified in McKenzie Approach for Cervical and Thoracic Spine
Certified in McKenzie Approach for Lumbar Spine
Certified for FCE by the American Therapeutics
Certified on Spinal Instability of the Whole Spine Stabilization by Dr. Paris
Certified in the Cyriax Evaluation System for Spine and Upper Extremity

Work History:
Director Physical Therapy Services Transylvania Community Hospital, 2 years
Director Memorial Mission Rehabilitation Services, 7 years
Vice President Healthcare Professionals; Clinical Supervisor, 7 years
Interim Healthcare Administrator, 2 years
Director Rehabilitation Services Carolina Spine and Neurosurgery Center, 11 years.

 

MARTHA ELMORE

Education:
A.A., Physical Therapist Assistant
South College Asheville 2010

Clinical Expertise:
Aquatic Therapy
Core Stabilization Therapy

Special Interest:
Hatha Yoga in Physical Therapy

Clinical Experience:
Geriatric Rehabilitation

 

 

SANDY MATTFELD, PT

Education:
BS Physical Therapy, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY

Work History:
Cannon Memorial Hospital, Banner Elk, NC, 4 years
Mountain Physical Therapy, Inc., 5 years
Spine Carolina 8 years
Center for Ol1hopedic Physical Therapy, 2 years
Carolina Spine and Neurosurgery Center, 1 year

 

GINA GONZALEZ, PT

Education:
BA Biology, Austin College
Masters of Sport Science in Sports Medicine, United States Sports Academy
BS Physical Therapy, UTHSC at Dallas

Clinical Cel1ifications:
Certified in Blankenship FCE
Certified in Matheson FCE

Work History:
Ft. Worth Children's Hospital, 2 years
O'Dell Physical Therapy Director of Industrial Clinics, 8 years
Nacogdoches Physical Excellence Center, 1 year
Asheville Rehabilitation Center, 8 years
ETMC Clinic Manager Outlying Clinics, 2 years
Carolina Spine and Neurosurgery Center Industrial Rehab Coordinator, 6 years

 

ANDY MCKINNEY, PTA, LMT

Education:
BS of Biology, Mars Hill College, NC
Associates Degree of PTA, Southwestern Community College
Certified in Therapeutic Massage, The Whole You

Areas of Specialty:
Myofascial Release
Aquatic Therapy
Massage Therapy
Spinal Rehabilitation

Work History:
Haywood Regional Medical Center
Carolina Spine and Neurosurgery Center

 

LYNDA WALKER-SWANN, PTA

Education:
A.A.S. Central Piedmont Community College

Areas of Specialty:
Manual therapy
Aquatics
Geriatrics
Kinesio-Taping
Spinal Rehabilitation

Work History:
Duke University Medical Center, 2 years
Buncombe County Home Health, 3 years
Medical Personnel Pool, 3 years
Interim Health Care, 10 years
Rehabilitation Concepts, 9 years
Carolina Spine and Neurosurgery Center, 1 year

 

TERESA CLARK, PTA

Education:
Associate Degree of Science, Blue Ridge College
Associate Degree of PTA, South College

Areas of Specialty:
Spinal Rehabilitation

Work History:
Carolina Spine and Neurosurgery Center,  2 years