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Meet Our Team

  • Luke Davis, OTR

    Luke Davis, OTR

    Executive Director Rehabilitation Services Care New England

    Regional Director Spaulding Rehabilitation Network: Rhode Island

    Education: Concord University College of Business Administration, Bachelor of Arts in Human Performance and Health, West Virginia University, Master’s Degree Occupational Therapy

    Certifications: Performance Leadership Academy

    Hobbies: Basketball, golf, music and movie enthusiast, coaching Special Olympics basketball     

  • Don Kelly, PT, DPT

    Don Kelly, PT, DPT

    Site Manager Providence and Pawtucket

    Education: Quinnipiac College, Bachelors of Science; Simmons College, Doctor of Physical Therapy

    Clinical Interests and Specialty Training: Sports medicine, orthopedics, ergonomics, post surgical rehabilitation

  • Chris Ricard, PT, DPT

    Chris Ricard, PT, DPT

    Doctor of Physical Therapy

    Education: University of Rhode Island, Bachelor of Science Kinesiology; University of Rhode Island, Doctorate of Physical Therapy

    Clinical Interests: Dry Needling (FDN Level 1 Certified), joint manipulation and manual therapy, weight-lifting, athletes

  • Kara Sousa, MSPT

    Kara Sousa, MSPT

    Physical Therapist/Spaulding Advanced Clinician

    Education: Stonehill College, Bachelor of Science in Biology; University of Rhode Island, Master of Science in Physical Therapy

    Clinical Interests: Core strengthening, post-surgical rehabilitation, orthopedics, sports injuries, running, adolescent athletes

  • Kamir Pabón Smith, OTR/L, CHT, CKTP

    Kamir Pabón Smith, OTR/L, CHT, CKTP

    Clinical Specialist in Occupational Therapy
    Edication: Utica College of Syracuse University, Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy

    Special Training/Certification: Certified Hand Therapist, Certified Kinesio Tape Practitioner specializing in the Upper Extremity

    Clincial Interests: Traumatic Hand injuries, Pain Neuroscience, Rehabilitation of Musician Related Injuries  

    Other:  Fluent in Spanish

  • Tessa Taylor, PT, DPT, OCS

    Tessa Taylor, PT, DPT, OCS

    Physical Therapist/Advanced Clinical Specialist 
    Education: Northeastern University, Bachelor of Rehabilitation Science; Northeastern University, Doctor of Physical Therapy
    Special Training/Certifications: Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS), American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, APTA Certified Clinical Instructor, Kinetacore Functional Dry Needling Levels 1-3
    Clinical Interests: Sports Medicine Rehabilitation, Post-operative Rehabilitation, Complex Diagnoses, Regenerative Medicine, Running Analysis, Sports Movement Analysis, Return to Sport Training, Dry Needling and Manual Therapy, Ergonomics

  • Matthew Ricketson, OTR/L, CHT

    Matthew Ricketson, OTR/L, CHT

    Occupational Therapist

    Education: D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY, Bachelor of Science; Master of Science

    Special Training: Certified Hand Therapist since 2005

    Clinical Interests: Custom splint fabrication, Hand and Upper Extremity Trauma, Orthopedic UE Conditions

  • Catherine Lombardi, RN

    Catherine Lombardi, RN

    Clinical Liaison/Marketing

    Education:  University of Cincinnati, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Roger Williams University, Master of Science in Health Care Administration

    Certifications and Training: RN, CCM

    Hobbies and Interests: Golf, yoga, cooking, reading, travel