Mark Manfredi, PTMark Manfredi PT is a co-owner of Advance Orthopedic & Sports Therapy, PC. He graduated from Quinnipiac College in 1980 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy. Prior to opening Advance Orthopedic & Sports Therapy PC in 1988, he worked for Choate-Symmes Health Services, both as a staff physical therapist and as the physical therapy manager for the Regional Health Center in Wilmington. His areas of clinical interest include the shoulder, foot and ankle. Mark was formerly the Chair of the Private Practice Section of the American Physical Therapy association of Massachusetts, and has also served as the chapter secretary. While attending physical therapy school he met Mitch Guttentag, and together, they opened Advance Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy. Mark is married with 3 children, and enjoys running, golfing and fishing.
Mitchell Guttentag, MS, PT, ATCMitchell Guttentag earned his Bachelors of Science degree in physical therapy at Quinnipiac College in 1980. While at Quinnipiac, Mitch played 4 years of Varsity Soccer. Upon graduation Mitch began his clinical practice at Orlando Regional Medical Center for 2 years and then relocated to Rocky Mount North, Carolina to work in a private practice. Following completion of graduate school, Mitch relocated to Massachusetts and opened Advance Orthopedic and Sports Therapy with Mark Manfredi in 1988. While Mitch enjoys treating all spine and extremity dysfunctions his clinical interest lies in the treatment of the shoulder, knee and foot/ankle joint. Mitch finds rehabilitation of both pre- and post-surgical cases rewarding, assisting each patient in returning to their pre injury level of function. Mitch continues to keep his clinical skills up to date as he attends several continual education courses each year. Mitch is married and has two children. In his spare time Mitch enjoys spending time with his family, working out, skiing, biking, playing and coaching soccer.
Heather Jones, PT, DPTHeather received her Bachelor's degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of Massachusetts Lowell in 2010. She then went on to earn her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Massachusetts Lowell in 2013, and joined the staff of Advance Orthopedic and Sports Therapy in June of 2013. Heather enjoys working with patients of all ages and diagnoses. She has a clinical background in:
- Outpatient orthopedic and sports medicine,
- Acute hospital care,
- Rehabilitation of stroke & Traumatic Brain Injuries,
- Amputations, pulmonary disease, wound care,
- Post-surgical, trauma, and intensive care patients.
Sarah Houle, PTSarah Houle, graduated with BS in Electrical Engineering, Tufts University 1992, Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, California State University, Long Beach 1998, Master of Science in Military Science from Air University, 2009, post-graduate degree from Air War College 2012. Sarah retired from the Air Force Reserves in 2013 after 21 years of service at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. She has been an outpatient orthopedic physical therapist for 15 years, joining the AOST team in 2011. She specializes in manual therapy and has advanced extensive training in:
- Integrated Structural Therapy of the spine,
- Myofascial Release
- Manual therapy for orthopedic and neurological clients.
Brittany Mordarski, DPT
Brittany received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Springfield College in May of 2013. She began working in outpatient orthopedics immediately after that, and started with Advance Orthopedic and Sports Therapy in October of 2014.
Brittany's clinical interests involve working with all orthopedic and sports related injuries, including post-surgical cases. She also comes to AOST with experience in:
- Vestibular dysfunction including BPPV and vertigo treatment
- Neurologic disorders including Parkinson's, MS and gait/balance training
- Women's health therapy including post-breast cancer management and pelvic floor strengthening during pregnancy
- Current certification in the Graston Technique for management and treatment of soft tissue dysfunction.
Brittany was a competitive athlete since the age of 5. She was a level 9 Junior Olympic gymnast in high school, and she competed in both Track & Field and Equestrian on the collegiate level. She uses these experiences as a foundation for her treatments when working with athletes.
Brittany is married, and outside of work she continues to be active in gymnastics. She enjoys spending time with her family, watching football, reading, and listening to all types of music.