Physical Therapy Staff
Matthew J. Tibert, PT, DPT
Matthew is the owner of the business which was founded in 2003. He received his Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from Temple University in 2010 and his Bachelor's degree in Exercise Physiology in 1997 at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Matthew's professional goal is to maximize every patient's functional mobility in the safest and most effective way possible. Matthew enjoys working out, country music and outdoor activities. He loves spending time with his wife and four children.
Lisa Walters, PT, DPT
Lisa graduated from Simmons College with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2012, and received her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science/Kinesiology, with Spanish minor, from UMass-Amherst in 2005. She has worked in the outpatient PT setting since graduating from Simmons, and loves specifically tailoring treatment to each patient’s individual needs and goals, and providing patient education to maximize each treatment session. In her spare time, she loves being with her young children and husband, traveling, finding new restaurants, cooking/baking, and reading.
Sidra Ethier, PT, DPT
Sidra grew up in North Smithfield, Rhode Island. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Health Studies (2016) and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy (2018) both from Boston University’s 6 year accelerated program. Sidra has clinical expertise in orthopedics, post-operative rehabilitation, as well as fall and balance prevention for the geriatric population. Additionally, she is certified in dry needling. In her free time she enjoys spending time at her lake house with family, traveling to new places, and exercising.
Sarah Laudone, DPT, OCS, CMTPT
Sarah grew up in North Attleboro, Ma and graduated from RIC in 2008. While at RIC, Sarah participated in varsity basketball where she played point guard for all four years. After graduating from RIC with an exercise science degree, she went on to graduate from Franklin Pierce University in New Hampshire. Since starting her career Sarah has become trained in The Graston Technique, emergancy medical responder, the Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), dry needling, and Sportsmetrics. She recently became board certified as an orthopedic specialist.
Sarah currently resides in Cumberland, RI where she lives with her husband, two rescue dogs: Reese and Mookie, and two cats: Chubs and Chesney. She has a passion for helping and working with people as well as animals. Sarah is an advocate against animal cruelty and currently fosters dogs for the Friends of Homeless Animals.
During her free time Sarah enjoys golf, traveling with her husband, going to concerts (Kenny Chesney!), and sporting events, as well as spending time with family and friends.
Cheryl Betterton, PT
Cheryl Betterton graduated from Boston University Physical Therapy program in 1992. Cheryl has had a variety of experiences from working with the in-patient acute care setting, in-patient short and long term rehabilitation with a focus on post joint replacement and neurologic disorders and over 11 years in the orthopedic out-patient setting. Cheryl is certified in Graston Technique and in myofascial techniques. With almost 28 years of PT experience, Cheryl can recognize dysfunction and treat the whole individual for maximal recovery and allow her patient’s to resume their prior level of function.
Cheryl O'Malley, PTA
Cheryl received her Associate degree in Applied Sciences at Lasell College in Newton in 1999. She also has a Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science from Bridgewater State College in 1996. Cheryl's professional goal is to allow for functional gains for each patient by using both hands on techniques along with specific exercises. Cheryl enjoys spending time with her family, friends, skiing, biking, kayaking and anything outdoors.
Adrianne Stelmack, PT, DPT
Adrianne received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Northeastern University University in 2020 where she graduated magna cum laude. She also received her bachelor's degree in Sports Medicine from Westfield State University in 2016 where she ran Track and Cross Country. She has been working in physical therapy since 2017 and as a physical therapist since 2020. Adrianne has experience in both outpatient and rehabilitation settings. She hopes to take her OCS (orthopedic certified specialist) exam next year. Adrianne's goals for her patients include patient education, facilitating independence, improving quality of life, maximizing patient's functional status, and returning them to the things they love to do.She enjoys strength training, marathon training, country music, and spending time with friends & family.
Kara McCormick, PT, DPT
Kara received her Bachelor of Science from University of Massachusetts Amherst, then received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Boston University in 2019. She has experience in multiple settings of physical therapy practice including outpatient orthopedic, outpatient neurological rehabilitation, and acute care. Her clinical interests include chronic pain, low back pain, neck pain and balance and gait disorders including post stroke and Parkinson’s disease. Kara enjoys staying active with group exercise fitness and hiking, exploring new restaurants and cooking
Amelia Houghton, PT, DPT, ATC, LAT
Amelia is a Licensed Physical Therapist and Certified Athletic Trainer. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Quinnipiac University in 2018 and has been working with patients in Sports Medicine and Orthopedics since 2011 including providing services to youth, high school, and collegiate athletes. Amelia strives to be a lifelong learner and has become a Certified Mulligan Practitioner among other specialized training since graduation.
Amelia is a former gymnast and dancer. In her time off, she can be found outdoors, training, hiking, kayaking or volunteering. She completed her first half ironman race in 2019 and is currently training for her first full length triathlon. Amelia lives in Foxboro, MA with her fiance Mike and their dog, Buddy.
Alice Keenan, PT, DPT
Alice is a graduate of Northeastern University where she earned both her Doctorate of Physical Therapy and her Bachelors of Science in Rehabilitation Science. She has a passion for treating the orthopedic population including people requiring postoperative rehabilitation and athletes with sports-related injuries. She practices a patient-centered and exercise-based treatment approach to maximize independence and functional mobility. Born and raised on Martha's Vineyard, Alice enjoys spending time at the beach, going for runs and attending group fitness classes.
Jessica Martin, PTA
Jessica received her Associate degree in Applied Sciences at the Community College of Rhode Island in May 2010. She graduated with highest honors and received The Academic Achievement Award. She received her Physical Therapist Assistant Licenses in July 2010. Jessica's professional goal is to take the process of rehabilitation, which can cause discomfort at times, and make it as enjoyable as possible with the focus of getting every patient back to where they physically need to be. In Jessica's free time, she enjoys spending time with her loved ones and friends.
Vannak Ou, PTA
Patient Services Coordinator, Physical Therapy Aide
Patient Services Coordinator, Physical Therapy Aide