Rehabilitation Team

Outpatient Physical Therapy

Jennifer Pesce, PT
Jennifer has served as the Director of Rehabilitation Services for the past 10 years. She is a graduate of Richard Stockton College with over 20 years of experience. Jennifer's clinical background is in Sports Medicine and Orthopedics, including a specialization in shoulder treatments, vertigo, balance and return to play. Her professional interests include adolescent sports medicine and orthopedic treatments. Jennifer has been a team member at the Advanced Spine and Orthopedic Institute since 1997.

Jennifer Brooks, PT, MSPT
Jennifer is a graduate of the University of Scranton with 14 years of experience. Jennifer's clinical background is in both inpatient and outpatient therapy. Her specialty is in oncology rehabilitation, with certification in lymphedema management and LANA certification. Jennifer’s professional interests also include upper extremity orthopedics and vertigo/balance.  Jennifer has been a team member at the Advanced Spine and Orthopedic Institute since 2002.

 

Sheree Jones, PTA
Sheree is a graduate of Atlantic Cape Community College. Sheree's clinical background is in acute care and outpatient therapies with over 15 years of experience. Her professional interests include major joint replacement, surgical spine, spine injury, stroke and sports medicine treatments. Sheree has been a team member at the Advanced Spine and Orthopedic Institute since 2004.

Erin Bennis, PT, DPT
Erin is a graduate of Boston University with over 10 years of experience. Erin's clinical background is in neurological, pediatric and early intervention treatments. Her professional interests include neurological, sports medicine and orthopedic treatments. Erin has been a team member at the Advanced Spine and Orthopedic Institute since 2012, coming from Massachusetts General Hospital and Howard Head Sport Medicine of Vail, CO.

 

Speech Therapy 

Misty L. Carpenter, Speech-Language Pathologist
Misty is a graduate of East Stroudsburg University and received her Master’s Degree from the College of St. Rose. Her clinical background in acute care and she has over 18 years of experience. Misty specializes in post-stroke treatment. Her areas of expertise include aphasia and dysphagia. Misty has been a team member at the Advanced Spine and Orthopedic Institute since 2004.

Occupational Therapy

Ann Lahr, PT
Ann LahrAnn specializes in occupational therapy, having obtained a Bachelors of Science in the field from Elizabethtown College in 1985. She joined the Advanced Spine & Orthopedic Institute’s physical therapy team in 1999. Her sub-specialties include acute care, neuro and orthopedic conditions, traumatic brain injury, splinting and adaptive equipment assessment.